Daily Archives: July 10, 2014

NIACC John Pappajohn Entrepreneurial Center Hosts Youth Entrepreneurial Academy

The North Iowa Area Community College John Pappajohn Entrepreneurial Center (NIACC JPEC) conducted the Youth Entrepreneurial Academy on June 16-20. This free annual academy is offered to all high school students interested in entrepreneurship. Participants receive a $500 NIACC scholarship sponsored by the John K. and Louise V. Hanson Foundation and John Pappajohn when they

Belmond-Klemme upsets #6 North Union, on to the Regional Semifinals

SPORTS NEWS JULY 10 2014 The Belmond-Klemme softball team advanced to the regional semifinals with a 2-1 win over 6th ranked North Union Wednesday night. Keyra Cook hit a 2 out bases loaded single in the 7th to win the game. The Broncos are now 11-16, and take on Saint Ansgar at a site to


NIACC at Night Offers Flexibility for Adult Students

North Iowa Area Community College (NIACC) will offer night classes beginning this fall to better accommodate student schedules.   “This is especially helpful for adult students,” said NIACC Admissions Director, Rachel McGuire. “Unlike traditional college students, adult students must carefully plan their college schedules around their responsibilities. Families, jobs, and community obligations make it difficult

Winnebago Task Force to Hear About TIPS Training

The July meeting of the Winnebago Co. Task Force will be held today at Shooters in Forest City. Come and hear about the results of the TIPS training in Winnebago County and other Counties so far (not done with the trainings yet.). Officials presented to the Rotary on the 17th of June and they will relate what was

Darlene M. Larson

Darlene M. Larson, 90, of Forest City, died Thursday, July 10, 2014 at the Muse Norris Hospice Inpatient Unit in Mason City. Funeral services are pending at the Petersen Lund Funeral Home in Forest City.

Buffalo Center Library To Hear Author

The Buffalo Center Public Library has invited a noted author and former northern Iowa resident to speak at the library on July 15th. Alan A. Larson who has authored the Gypsy Curse trilogy, is scheduled to speak at 10am on Tuesday, July 15th. The event will open with a coffee social with cookies at 9:30am.