Fields between Britt and Garner are flooded in some locations

Branstad Adds Worth, Cerro Gordo and Hancock to Disaster List

Governor Terry Branstad has declared four more counties disaster areas due to flooding and Branstad says it’s “likely” damage to public facilities will reach levels that qualify for federal disaster assistance. There are no state highways underwater, but local roads are. Cerro Gordo, Hancock, Mitchell and Worth Counties are now part of the 17-county zone Branstad has declared […]


Historic Park Inn and Arts Midwest Touring Fund Present Vocalosity

Historic Park Inn and Arts Midwest Touring Fund present Vocalosity the aca-perfect concert experience at the North Iowa Community Auditorium on the NIACC campus at 7:30 p.m. on Thursday, October 6, 2016. This presentation is part of the 2016-2017 Performing Arts and Leadership Series. Ten powerhouse vocalists comprise the new all-star a cappella group VOCALOSITY. Their self-titled […]


FEMA Urging North Iowans to Prepare for Another Round of Rains and Flooding

 With active flooding underway in parts of Iowa and the threat of more to come, the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) is urging Iowans to be ready to take life-saving actions on short notice. “Additional rainfall, even in smaller amounts, when combined with an already saturated ground, could quickly lead to hazardous conditions,” said FEMA […]