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

 • Iowa State Patrol investigate two vehicle crash on I-35 in Hamilton County.

 The Iowa State Patrol investigated a two vehicle accident at the southbound 135 mile marker of Interstate 35 northeast of Ellsworth Friday afternoon with details released Tuesday. Reportedly a southbound 1995 model station wagon driven by Angela Bridges of Iowa Falls was not able to slow down in time when she struck the rear side of a 2006 model station wagon driven by Mary Haugen of Dows. Haugen was slowing down due to the traffic in front of her in the construction zone of the highway. Both drivers escaped injury.Damage to the Bridges vehicle was estimated at 4000 dollars and an estimated 2000 dollars in damage to the Haugen vehicle. The accident was investigated by Trooper Mark Anderson.

 • Duncombe motorist injured in two vehicle crash Monday afternoon.

 A Duncombe motorist was injured Monday afternoon as the result of a two vehicle accident at Beach and Walnut Streets. The accident happened shortly before four o'clock. Webster City Police reported a westbound 2002 Mercury Mountaineer SUV driven by Kari Cook of Webster City apparently failed to yield the right of way to a southbound 1989 Pontiac Firebird driven by Cheri Pauls of Duncombe. The front end of the Cook SUV collided with the drivers side of the Pauls car. Pauls was extricated from her car by the Webster City Fire Department Jaws of Life. She was then transported to Van Diest Medical Center for treatment of her injuries. Cook escaped injury in the accident. Both the Cook and Pauls vehicles were totaled in the accident. Investigating Webster City Police officer Jordan Elonich charged Kari Cook with Failure To Yield Upon Entering a Street.

 • County wide flu shot clinics announced by Hamilton County Public Health.

Hamilton County Public Health has announced the schedule of county wide flu shot clinics...

Monday,September 29-Randall City Hall from 9:00 until 9:30 , Stanhope Community Center and Library from 10:00 until 10:45 a.m. Drive thru clinic from 4:00 until 6:00 p.m. at the Hamilton County Public Health Building, 820 James Street for adults only.
Tuesday,September 30- Williams Fire Station from 9:00 u...ntil 9:30, Thrivent Financial office in Blairsburg from 10 until 10:45 a.m.
Kamrar Lions Building from 11:15 until 11:45 a.m.
Ellsworth Public Library from 1:30 until 2:15 p.m.
Wednesday,October 8-Public Health Building in Webster City-Flumist only for ages 2 to 18 years. No charge if eligible-by appointment only from 4:00 until 6:00 p.m.
October 9 and 16- Public Health Building from 9:00 until 3:00 p.m. with walk ins welcome.
For more information please call Hamilton County Public Health at 832-9565

 • Hamilton County Recorder's office warns residents of a scam.
 • Van Diest Medical Center Board to meet Tuesday evening.



Early This Morning...Partly cloudy. South wind around 5 mph.
Today...Mostly sunny. High in the upper 60s. South wind 5 to 15 mph.
Tonight...Mostly cloudy with scattered showers and isolated thunderstorms. Low in the mid 50s. Southeast wind 10 to 15 mph. Chance of precipitation 50 percent.

Iowa State News


    Atlantic woman who faked daughter’s cancer denied bond reduction
    A western Iowa woman, accused of faking her daughter’s cancer, has been denied a bond review. Police say 30-year-old Leatha Slauson of Atlantic lied about her 5-year-old daughter having cancer in order to solicit thousands of dollars in donations. Slauson entered a written plea of not guilty today to charges that include child endangerment and […]
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    Man shot by Des Moines police dies
    A man shot by Des Moines Police last week has died. Police say the shooting happened around 10:30 p.m. last Wednesday after they responded to a call about a domestic dispute in an apartment on the city’s southeast side. Officers say they were confronted by 41-year-old Brian Beeler, who had two knives in his waistband. […]
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    Cedar Rapids school attempts to set Duck, Duck, Goose record
    As many as 3,000 eastern Iowans will be trying to set a world’s record next week for the largest-ever game of Duck, Duck, Goose. Dan Carolin, who teaches Japanese at Cedar Rapids Kennedy High School, explains how the idea materialized. “Our fire alarm went off and we were out for a long time and I […]
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    Cyclones will try to stay with Baylor’s high-scoring attack
    After a week off the Iowa State Cyclones prepare for this week’s visit from a nationally ranked Baylor team that blasted the Cyclones 71-7 a year ago. “We’ve got two weeks to prepare Baylor, after watching them I’m not so sure that two days would be better, I’d be less scared in that time frame,” […]
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    Hatch would raise compulsory school attendance age to 18
    Jack Hatch, the Democratic candidate for governor, says it’s time to change state law and require 16, 17 and 18 year olds to stay in school. “Why would we give up on this age group?” Hatch says. “And what happens when they quit high school? They join an undistinguished pool of 40,000 unemployed Iowa adults […]
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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)