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Visitors enjoying the Festival of Chocolate on Sunday, January 25 at Kendall Young Library in Webster City.

 • Wright County Supervisors to have public hearings on drainage district projects.

 The Wright County Board of Supervisors will meet Monday morning at 9:00 in the supervisors board office in Clarion. The board will meet with Disability Service Coordinator Jen Sheehan to present and sign a contract for Building Families nuturing parenting through DECAT. Wright County Engineer Adam W. Clemons will introduce the new Heavy Equipment Operator from the Bridge and Sign Shed.The date of March 2 will be set for a public hearing on the Wright County budget for the 2016 fiscal year. There will be public hearings on the engineer's report for Drainage District 35 and 93. A review of options on roofing contractors and make a final decision who to hire will be made. The board will also an architect quote from Modus Security Company for a possible courtroom project.

 • Clarion City Council meeting set for Monday afternoon

 A public hearing to consider bids for the Community Development Block Grant Sanitary Sewer Rehabilitation project will be one of the agenda items at Monday's Clarion city council meeting. The council will then adopt the plans for the project and award a contract. Clarion city council members will set March 2,2015 at 5:00 p.m. for a public hearing on the proposed budget. In other matters, the council will consider approving the Wright County Communication Center Amended 28-E agreement and approve a request for $7500 in the membership fee to Clarion Chamber and Development.

 • Fort Dodge man arrested after an early morning chase on Saturday.

 A 20 year old Fort Dodge man was arrested early Saturday morning after a chase through the city. The incident happened at about 12:35 when Fort Dodge police officer Dennis Quinn noticed a vehicle driving at a high rate of speed through the intersection of Central Avenue and 12th Street. Officer Quinn attempted to stop a 2005 Ford E-350 van which refused to stop. Other officers joined in the pursuit through the downtown area. The chase ended at North Seventh Street and Eighth Avenue North. The driver of the vehicle, Chase Tyler Lara was arrested and booked into the Webster County Jail. Lara is facing charges of Eluding Law Enforcement officers, Reckless Driving, Driving While License Suspended and Failure to Obey a Traffic Control Device. A passenger in the vehicle was not arrested and was released. There were no injuries due to the pursuit.

 • Webster City City Council to face brief agenda on Monday afternoon.
 • VDMC to begin new Emergency Department Transition of Care Policy on February 6.



Rest Of Today...Snow. Areas of blowing snow. Breezy. New snow accumulation around 1 inch. Total snow accumulation 3 to 5 inches. High in the upper 20s. North wind 20 to 25 mph with gusts to around 40 mph. Chance of snow 90 percent.
Tonight...Bitterly cold. Areas of blowing snow in the evening. Cloudy with light snow likely in the evening...Then mostly cloudy with a slight chance of light snow before midnight. Partly cloudy after midnight. Breezy. Little or no snow accumulation. Low 5 to 10 below. North wind 15 to 25 mph with gusts to around 35 mph becoming northwest 5 to 15 mph after midnight. Chance of snow 70 percent. Wind chill readings around 15 below.
Monday...Mostly sunny until late afternoon then becoming mostly cloudy. Very cold. High around 15. West wind 5 to 10 mph shifting to the south 10 to 15 mph in the afternoon. Lowest wind chill readings around 15 below in the morning.

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Time for a playing in the snow selfie with
Natalie, Rhonda, Mary and Myra. 

Chuck Long former IA Hawkeye quarterback
made a visit to KQWC...We had to get a 
picture with him and signed autographs! 

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