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The final Prom for Northeast Hamilton High School held April 18 at the Williams Community Center.

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 • Webster City Hotel Motel Tax Grant Applications to be accepted starting April 27.

 The Webster City Hotel Motel Tax Board would like to announce the schedule for the 15th round of Hotel/Motel Tax Grants. The grants are for the purpose of increasing tourism and visitors to Webster City. A grant training session will be held May 6 at 7:00 p.m in the city hall council chambers. The grant applications will be accepted beginning April 27 through May 29 at 5:00 p.m. The applications will then be submitted to the hotel/motel tax committee on Tuesday,June 2. The first round review to determine the finalists will be held June 10 at 5:00 p.m. Letters will be sent out to the finalists on June 11. The final televised presentaton will be on June 22 at 6:30 with the final determination of recommendations set for Wednesday,June 24 at 5:00. p.m. The hotel motel tax board will present their final recommendations to the city council on Monday,July 6. Grant applications can be obtained at the city clerks office at City Hall or online at www.webstercity.com. For additional information please call thecity hall at 515-832-9151.

 • Shanghai Nights is Webster City High School Prom theme/

 "Shanghai Nights" is the theme of this year's Webster City High School Prom this Saturday evening. The public is invited to come tour the high school between 2:00 and 5:00 p.m. to see the work by the students surrounding the theme. The annual Prom Walk will be at 3:00 at Prem Sahai Auditorium. Music for dancing for the prom goers and guests will be from 9 until 12 midnight in the west lobby of the high school building. The after prom will be held from 12 midnight until 4:30 Sunday morning with games, prizes and entertainment for the prom goers.

 • Van Diest Medical Center Board to meet Tuesday evening.
 • Simon Estes concert tickets for May on sale now!

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Today...Mostly sunny until late afternoon...Then mostly cloudy with isolated light rain showers late in the afternoon. Windy. High in the lower 50s. West wind 10 to 25 mph increasing to northwest 25 to 30 mph in the afternoon. Gusts up to 45 mph. Chance of showers 20 percent.
Tonight...Partly cloudy. Isolated light rain showers in the evening. Breezy. Low in the lower 30s. Northwest wind 10 to 20 mph. Gusts up to 35 mph through midnight. Chance of showers 20 percent.
Wednesday...Sunny...Breezy. High in the lower 50s. Northwest wind 10 to 20 mph.

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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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