Author Archives: Jim Coloff


Community Thanksgiving Meal Seeking Help

Community Thanksgiving Meal Seeking Help

Over 300 are expected at the 19th Annual Community Thanksgiving meal held tomorrow in Forest City. The home-made meal will be served at Noon at Immanual Lutheran Church, and according to organizers, is meant to be a place where those without family or finances can gather to enjoy the Thanksgiving Holiday. Organizer, Deb Fardel, says

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