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Webster City and area servicemen honored at the Webster City High Veterans Day service on November 11.

 • Community Christmas Dinner planning meeting is set for Thursday evening at Asbury.

 A planning meeting for the annual Webster City Community Christmas Dinner is set for this Thursday evening at 6:30 at Asbury United Methodist Church at Bank and Des Moines Streets. This is meeting is to open to ALL wishing to volunteer as cooks, drivers, waiters and waitresses, greeters, coat check and cleanup. Your help would be greatly appreciated for those wanting to volunteer at this Christmas night event that has been held for nearly 40 years. One of the main organizers of this dinner for many years,Myra Maxon,died earlier this year. This year's dinner will be in memory of her and her years of voluntary service in the community.

 • Fort Dodge Police investigating fire damage to a mobile speedcar.

 Police in Fort Dodge late Saturday night investigated a report of a city owned mobile speedcar on fire. The car was parked in the 3400 block of Fifth Avenue South. It is used to monitor the speeds of cars and trucks passing by the vehicle. The Fort Dodge Fire Department arrived on the scene to extinguish the fire. The cause of the fire Saturday night is unknown at this point however it is deemed suspicious after subsequent investigation into the incident. The speedcar was completely destroyed  and considered a total loss. Based on the location and time of this incident it is possible that persons may have been in the area moments before, during or after the fire started.Anyone who may have been in the area or who may have information regarding this incident is encouraged to contact the Fort Dodge Police Department at 515-573-1426.

 • Wright County Supervisors to meet Monday morning

 The next meeting of the Wright County Board of Supervisors will be Monday morning at 9:00 in the superviosrs office at the Wright County Courthouse in Clarion. The board will meet with Wright County Engineer Adam Clemons on a Federal Aid agreement for a bridge project on 250th Street in section 21 of Dayton Township. There will also be a review and action to be taken on the interdepartmental transfer of an employee to secondary roads and a payroll increase for an employee. Wright County Assessor Shari Plagge will present the Family Farm applications for approval. The board will have a public hearing on the road vacating for Buchanan Avenue at 10:00 a.m. Building and Grounds Maintenance Department director  Andy Yackle will discuss the courtroom restoration project including the budget and funding for it.  The Wright County Supervisors will meet in a closed session at 1:00 p.m. to discuss strategy in possible legal action.

 • Youth and Family Center hosts Friends Campaign Kickoff on December 1.
 • No change in the Hamilton County unemployment rate.



Today...Freezing rain likely in the morning. Rain through the day. Light snow and a chance of freezing rain in the afternoon. Snow accumulation up to 3 inches. Ice accumulation around one tenth of an inch. High in the mid 30s. East wind 10 to 15 mph. Chance of precipitation near 100 percent.
Tonight...Cloudy. Light snow and light freezing rain through midnight. A chance of light rain through the night. Occasional very light snow and a chance of light freezing rain after midnight. Snow accumulation around 1 inch. Total snow accumulation 1 to 4 inches. A light glazing expected. Low in the upper 20s. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph shifting to the southwest 10 to 15 mph after midnight. Chance of precipitation 90 percent.
Tuesday...Cloudy with a 50 percent chance of light snow. Breezy. High in the lower 30s. Southwest wind 15 to 20 mph.

Iowa State News



    Monday, November 30 is deadline for RFS decision
    The Obama Administration deadline for setting three years’ worth of renewable fuel quotas is Monday and the ethanol industry is fighting an air war to try to influence the decision. Tom Buis is the co-chair of Growth Energy, the lobbying arm for the ethanol industry. Buis says a new ethanol industry TV ad currently running in Iowa […]
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    Iowa hunters are urged to review safety rules in the next week
    The first of Iowa’s two shotgun deer hunting seasons starts one week from today and hunters may need to brush up on their safety skills in preparation. Megan Wisecup, the hunter education administrator with the Iowa Department of Natural Resources, offers a few tips. “One of the main ones is just going back to the […]
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    Hawkeyes make it a Black and Gold Friday, beating Nebraska for 12-0 record
    The Iowa Hawkeyes defeated Nebraska 28-20 Saturday at Memorial Stadium in Lincoln to complete an undefeated season and the team’s first ever 12-0 record. It is the fifth time in school history the Hawkeyes have had an undefeated regular season, and the first time in the modern era. The other undefeated seasons came in 1899 […]
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    Rules approved for EpiPen use in schools
    The State Board of Education has approved the final draft of rules to allow schools to use a device that is expected to help save the lives of students or others who experience severe allergic reactions. Governor Terry Branstad signed a bill into law in April allowing schools to use what are called epinephrine auto-injectors […]
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    Northwest Iowa farm ground sells for $17,300 an acre
    Despite low agricultural commodity prices, Iowa farmland still seems to be in high demand — with buyers willing to pay near-record prices. At a Sioux County land auction held two weeks ago near Hospers, a tract of 154 acres sold for $17,300 an acre. Jim Klein of Remsen was the auctioneer for that sale. “I […]
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Sip and Stroll // 12/11/2015
St. Thomas Religious Ed
classes 7th & 8th graders
enjoyed playing Bingo with
residents of Southfield.
KQWC's Sales Manager,
Natalie Stark's dog,
celebrating Veteran's Day.
 Double Rainbow spotted
at KQWC on Veteran's Day!