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NIACC Planning a Quilting Seminar at the End of the Month

Quilting Treasures will be held from 8:30 a.m. until 3:00 p.m. on Saturday, September 27th at North Iowa Area Community College. Organizers say the event offers ideas and inspirations with an opportunity to hear from six experts and enthusiasts in the art of quilting. The day will begin with a “Quilt Tour to Ireland”. Participants

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The Forest City volleyball team swept Newman Catholic and West Hancock in North Iowa Conference action Tuesday night in Mason City. In matches heard on KIOW and B103.1, Forest City defeated Newman Catholic 25-6, 25-5, 25-7. Emily Koch had 17 assists, Sarri Happel 8 kills and Maggie Mathiasen 5. In the West Hancock match, Forest


William “Bill” Dahl

William “Bill’ Dahl, 98, of Kanawha passed away Wednesday, September 17, 2014 at the Kanawha Community Home in Kanawha. Funeral Services for William Dahl will be held on Saturday, September 20, 2014 at 10:30am at the Kanawha Lutheran Church 124 West Fourth Street  in Kanawha with pastors Geoffrey and Char White officiating. Burial will be


HCHS Holding Open House

Hancock County Health System is having an open house for the New Senior Life Solutions Program on the third floor of the hospital in Britt. The Ribbon Cutting will be at 3PM and the open house runs from 3:00PM to 6:00PM, September 16, 2014.  Help with Ribbon Cutting, take a tour, enjoy refreshments and register

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  • Iowa corn still immature as first frost blankets much of Iowa September 16, 2014
    DES MOINES, Iowa – Frost was reported across much of the state last week, though its damaging effects were minimal, according to the latest Iowa...
    Iowa Agribusiness Radio Network Staff
  • Colfax Sheep Auction: September 13, 2014 September 15, 2014
    COLFAX, Iowa – The September 13th Sheep and Goat market in Colfax had a good run of 706 head of sheep and 203 head of...
    Iowa Agribusiness Radio Network Staff
  • Iowa cash rents $5.00 higher in 2014 September 9, 2014
    DES MOINES, Iowa (NASS) – Cash rent paid for non-irrigated crop land in Iowa during 2014 averaged $260.00 per acre, an increase of $5.00 from...
    Iowa Agribusiness Radio Network Staff
  • 6 Ag Stories You Need to Read Today, September 9 September 9, 2014
    Pork Producing Countries Want Tariffs Out in TPP WASHINGTON – The National Pork Producers Council stated Monday top pork producing nations want tariffs out of...
    Iowa Agribusiness Radio Network Staff
  • Iowa corn maturity lagging behind by 2 weeks September 8, 2014
    DES MOINES, Iowa – 76 percent of Iowa’s corn crop and 73 percent of Iowa’s soybean crop is in the good-to-excellent category, according to the...
    Iowa Agribusiness Radio Network Staff

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