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Lynx Homecoming Rainbow on September 18,2015!

 • Dayton man's death considered a homicide.

 Webster County Sheriff's officials said the case of a Dayton man found dead last week in a camper is a homicide. The body of Roger Alan Brown was found last Tuesday in the 200 block of 8th Street Southwest in Dayton. Following an autopsy last week, investigators said Brown died of a gunshot wound. Anyone with information on the case is asked to call the Webster County Sheriff's Department at 515-573-1410.

 • 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 supervisors board room in Clarion. The board will meet with county engineer Adam Clemons on the Wright-Hancock county engineer sharing agreement. The board will receive the quarterly revenue report from the Wright County Sheriff plus other matters that may come before the board.

 • Texas motorist injured a car semi crash near Stanhope on September 26.

 The Hamilton County Sheriff's Department released information on Friday regarding an accident near Stanhope on Highway 17 early last Saturday morning,September 26. Reportedly a southbound 2016 Ford Fusion driven by Robert Liscardo of Kingsville,Texas entered the northbound lane of traffic.A northbound semi driven by Brian Larson of Boone and owned by Fareway Foods,Incorporated pulled to the right to avoid a collision with the Liscardo car. The Liscardo car ended up striking the Larson semi. The impact sent the Liscardo vehicle to enter the west ditch where it rolled two and a half times with the car landing on its top. Larson escaped injury in the accident. Liscardo was life flighted to Mercy Medical Center in Des Moines for treatment of injuries. Both the semi and car were totaled in the accident. Investigating deputy Rod Hicok said charges are pending as a result of the accident.

 • That Chautauqua Thing and Fall Fest comes to Webster City this weekend.
 • Hegland and Quam crowned South Hamilton High School Homecoming Queen and King.



Early This Morning...Mostly cloudy. Northeast wind near 5 mph.
Today...Mostly cloudy. High in the lower 60s. East wind near 5 mph shifting to the south in the afternoon.
Tonight...Partly cloudy until early morning then becoming mostly cloudy. Warmer. Low around 50. Southwest wind near 5 mph.

Iowa State News



    Cyclones open Big 12 with a 38-13 win over Kansas
    Iowa State woke up their offense in the second quarter and went on to a 38-13 win over Kansas in Jack Trice Stadium in Ames Saturday. The win evened the Cyclones’ record at 2-2. Coach Paul Rhoads says getting the win in the conference opener is key. “Every game is important, whether it’s all 12 […]
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    Cedar Rapids mayor, possible 2018 gubernatorial candidate, launches ‘Engage Iowa’
    The mayor of Cedar Rapids is contemplating a bid for governor in 2018 and he’s now traveling the state to tout creation of a think tank. Cedar Rapids Mayor Ron Corbett says his “Engage Iowa” think tank will focus on education, the economy and the environment. “A conservative think tank to not just provide balance […]
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    New wardens appointed for Iowa correctional facilities
    New leaders were appointed today for three of the state’s correctional facilities. Iowa Department of Corrections Director Jerry Bartruff recommended William Sperfslage take over as Warden of the Anamosa State Penitentiary, where he got his start 36 years ago. “Bill started working for the Iowa Department of Corrections in 1979 as a correctional officer at the […]
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    Debut novel from Janesville native reaches best-seller status (AUDIO)
    An Iowa native whose first novel of magic and murder has just hit the best-seller list will be making five stops in the state next week on her debut book tour. “The Magician’s Lie” appeared on USA Today’s top sellers roster this week at #89, while last week, the book was named the nation’s #5 […]
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    Rubio, Carson rap Obama over approach to Russia
    Republican presidential candidate Marco Rubio today said the U.S. is “barreling toward a second Cold War” with Russia. According to Rubio, Russian President Vladimir Putin is trying to “divide” Europe. “He’s trying to destroy NATO,” Rubio said during an appearance in Cedar Falls last night. “He’s challenging the influence of the United States all over the world.” […]
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Hy-Vee made a HUGE donation
of food and non-perishables to
UDMO from the ISU/Iowa
Food Drive Contest. Hy-Vee thanks
everyone for their support to make
this happen. They estimated over
$1,000 worth of food/non-perishables
were donated to UDMO.


HERO Board Members Brian Miller,
Zack Chizek, & Kay Ross interviewed
for HERO Foundation. Other board
members include (not pictured): Jeff
Pingel, Holly Stroner, Jerry Kloberdanz
& Jake Pulis.

Our friends at our local Webster
City Hy-Vee getting ready for the
Hamilton County Fair Parade!