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

 • Kendall Young Library board to meet Tuesday evening.

 A meeting of the Kendall Young Library Board will be held Tuesday evening at 6:30 in the children's room of the library.There will be a discussion of a fundraising letter,plans for sub-committee meetings, and a staff training day. There will also be an update by director Angie Martin Schwarze on current activities at the library. A Farmer's National report by Richard Carlson regarding the operation of the library farm north of Webster City will be presented.

 • Doodlebug Reunion continues through Saturday.

 Enthusiasts of the Doodlebug motor bike made in Webster City over 65 years are at the Hamilton County Fairgrounds through Saturday for their 28th annual reunion. Over 40 thousand of the motor bikes were made in the mid to late 1940s by Beam Manufacturing which later became Electrolux Home Products until it closed in 2011. Fans of the Doodlebug are from all over the country enjoying the camaraderie and sharing their stories about this Webster City manufactured scooter. Several parts vendors are in attendance. An extended trail ride will be included plus an endurance run. The event is being held at the Van Diest Building. The reunion continues through 10 Friday night and Saturday from 8:00 a.m until 4:00 p.m.

 • Stratford School Board to meet Wednesday afternoon.

 The Stratford School Board will elect a board president and vice president at their meeting Wednesday afternoon at 5:30 at the school library in Stratford. There will be a financial update, a review of board policies and school building update.  Superintendent Sarah Binder will present an update on the English Language Learner Plan and District Developed Delivery System. Binder will report on the fall assessments, technology update and the teacher leadership and compensation plan plus other matters.

 • First Flu Shot Clinic coming September 24 to Webster City.
 • Webster City City Council to meet Monday at 5:15 p.m.



Rest Of Tonight...Mostly cloudy. Isolated thunderstorms after midnight. Showers likely and isolated thunderstorms early in the morning. Low in the lower 50s. South wind near 5 mph shifting to the east after midnight. Chance of precipitation 60 percent.
Monday...Cloudy with showers likely through mid morning...Then cloudy with a chance of showers before noon. Mostly sunny in the afternoon. High in the lower 60s. North wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of showers 60 percent.
Monday Night...Mostly clear. Colder. Patchy fog after midnight. Areas of fog early in the morning. Low in the lower 40s. Northwest wind near 10 mph.

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    Red Cross offers blood donor app
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    Doodlebug reunion rides into Hamilton County Fairgrounds
    A celebration of popular motorbike made in Webster City nearly 70 years ago wraps up today  at the Hamilton County Fairgrounds. Vern Ratcliff, one of the organizers of the Doodlebug Reunion, says they have people from all over the country in town. “Kansas, Illinois and Michigan that we know of and there may be others […]
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TEXAS STYLE JAM // 09/17/2014

Christine Hassebrock from Hamilton County
Public Health joins Woody on the morning

Rachel, Tammy and Jay talking about all
the great deals at Fred Hoibergs
Clarion Auto Center.

4th grade P.E. Class in Alden, wanted to be
FAMOUS, by being on KQWC's website!
So here you go kids...Enjoy your summer!

Michelle from Building Families had a little 
help recording at the KQWC studio.
(We like to start them off young)