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The marquee to the Webster Theater in downtown Webster City is lit for the first time on Monday,September 8!


 • Van Diest Medical Center Board to meet Tuesday evening.

 The next meeting of the Van Diest Medical Center board of trustees will meet Tuesday evening at 7:00 in the hospital conference room.Items for discussion will include the approval of the annual report, consider a resolution  regarding approval authority for Van Diest Medical Center payor enrollment forms, approve the un-restriction of Foundation Funds,consider the restriction of funds for capital acquisitions and approve the capital requests for September. There will also be a report from administrator Lori Rathbun on current activities at the hospital.. The board will also meet in closed session at the conclusion of the meeting.

 • Hamilton County Supervisors to meet Tuesday morning.

 The next Hamilton County Board of Supervisors meeting will be Tuesday morning at 9:00 in the supervisors board room. The board will sign proclamations for National Recovery Month and Family History Month. There will be reports from Skilled Iowa and the Hamilton County Clerk of Court. Personnel action will be taken from the Hamilton County Sheriff and Public Health Departments. An appointment will be made for someone to serve on the Ellsworth Library Board of Trustees. The board will consider contracts and agreements with Group Services,Incorporated for a Business Associate Agreement and to authorize Shelby Kroona for the Iowa Department of Public Health Substance Abuse Grant. In other matters, the Hamilton County Supervisors will approve the final plans for resurfacing county road R-33 and proceed with the final plans and purchasing the Right of Way for the bridge on County Road D-41 east of R-38 near Kamrar. A petition for Squaw Creek Main Line in Drainage District 47 will be discussed by the board.

 • Homecoming week at South Hamilton and Webster City.
 • Wright County Supervisors to meet Monday morning.



Rest Of Today...Sunny. High in the lower 70s. Southwest wind near 10 mph.
Tonight...Mostly clear. Low in the upper 40s. South wind around 5 mph.
Tuesday...Mostly sunny. High around 70. South wind 5 to 15 mph.

Iowa State News


    Iowa Fertilizer Plant the focus of tonight’s gubernatorial debate
    The fertilizer plant under construction in southeast Iowa was a major point of contention during this evening’s debate between the two major party candidates for governor. The incumbent, Republican Terry Branstad, defended his administration’s decision to award $110 million worth of state incentives to the Egyptian company that’s building the plant near Wever. “We’re very proud of […]
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    USDA awards $15.7 million in grants for conservation exploration
    The USDA has awarded new grants to universities and organizations in Iowa and 30 other states that are working to develop new conservation methods. “Farmers want to know how to deal with the variations of weather that they’re beginning to see — the more intense storms, the longer droughts, the occasional flood or the tornado […]
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    Hawkeyes look for turnaround on the road
    The Iowa Hawkeyes will try to turn their season around with a visit to Pitt. The Panthers are 3-0 and have the fourth ranked ground attack in the country. “Pitt has not had to throw the ball, they are not throwing for much right now, and there’s a reason, they haven’t had to,” according to […]
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    Humane Society responds to ‘anti agriculture’ claim
    An official with the Humane Society of the United States is responding to recent criticism that the animal rights organization is “anti-agriculture.” Joe Maxwell, the vice president for outreach with the HSUS, says they have many thousands of members in Iowa and across the region. “The Humane Society of the United States is not trying […]
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    On effort to defeat Islamic State, Harkin asks: ‘Where are the Saudis?’
    Senator Tom Harkin says his “yes” vote this week on a federal budget plan that included money for arming and training rebels inside Syria was mainly to keep the federal government operating ‘til December 11. Harkin says he needs to know more from President Obama about the mission against Islamic militants before he’d vote to […]
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