Author Archives: Jim Coloff

Power Outage Effected North Iowa

A power outage has effected hundreds of customers of Heartland Power in North Iowa, including KIOW Radio.  The power was lost at KIOW at 8:15pm on Thursday, and remained off until 12:30am Friday.  Heartland Power officials said crews have been working on restoring power to areas like Buffalo Center and Thompson, but the heavy snow

KIOW 35th Birthday Winner

Leah Karalius of Forest City wins the $1,000 consolation prize at the KIOW 35th Birthday Bash held at Banks Steakhouse in Forest City. Unfortunately, no one won the $35,000 Grand prize.