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KIOW Weekend Church Announcements for the 25th Sunday In Ordinary Time

KIOW Weekend Church Announcements for the 25th Sunday In Ordinary Time

The following are the church services in Forest City and surrounding locations listed in alphabetical order. This is a our weekly feature at this time every Sunday. Forest City: Calvary Baptist Church  at 636 N. Best Street. Services are today at 10:30am and 6:30pm with Sunday School at 9am. First Baptist Church at 18508 Highway


Fall Trout Stocking Begins October 3rd

The Iowa Department of Natural Resources will begin its popular fall and winter trout stocking on Oct. 3, with a release planned for Sand Lake, in Marshalltown. The DNR has 16 cool weather stockings planned and will release between 1,000 to 2,000 rainbow trout at each location as part of its cool weather trout program

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Mary Convicted of OWI and Child Endangerment

The Iowa State Patrol stopped Steven John Mary, 29, of Thompson, on December 6th of last year after they became suspicious of possible intoxicated driving. Mary had a child in the car with him. After an investigation, patrol officers arrested him on charges of Operating While Intoxicated. Mary appeared before Judge Colleen Weiland of Hancock

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King for Congress Confirms Debate Participation

King for Congress Campaign Manager Michael Stevens today confirmed the Iowa Public Television debate between Congressman Steve King and his opponent in this fall’s General Election. “We are pleased to accept IPTV’s offer to host a debate on October 23 in Storm Lake, which will take place in the typical IPTV format. Panelists are under

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Rendon Sentenced on Drunk Driving Charges

Ruben Rendon of Rake pled guilty to charges stemming from an investigation conducted the Buffalo Center Police Department. Officers pulled Rendon over on March 20th of this year after noticing he was driving irradically. Police determined that Rendon was intoxicated and was he was arrested and charged with Operating While Intoxicated. It is Rendons second


Severe Thunderstorm Warnings Issued for the Area

The National Weather Service has issued a Severe Thunderstorm Warning for northeast Kossuth, Worth, and Winnebago County until 7:15pm. This is a radar indicated threat. Wind speed could exceed 60 miles an hour and penny sized hail. The storms are a part of line of storms stretching from mid-central Minnesota and down into the Minnesota-Iowa

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Iowa’s Youth and Disabled Hunter Deer Season Begins Today

The Iowa deer hunting tradition will be passed on to about 10,000 youths who are participating in the youth deer hunting season, which opens on Sept. 20. This season provides an opportunity to teach deer hunting, wildlife behavior, and safe hunting practices to resident youths while they are under the watchful eye of a licensed

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Channel Catfish are Biting in the Saturday Morning Fishing Report

 The weekly fishing report is compiled from information gathered from local bait shops, angler creel surveys, and county and state parks staff. For current information, contact the district fisheries office at the phone number listed at the end of each district report.   NORTHWEST Crawford Creek Impoundment Channel Catfish – Fair: Fair numbers of good

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Tree Stand Safety as Deer Seasons Approach

With Iowa’s bow season just days away, hunters are in the final stages of preparation; adjusting tree stand locations, cutting shooting lanes, or ‘just’ scouting those early season deer habits. Tops in that preparation? Staying safe above the ground. Talking with bow hunters, it’s surprising how many have slipped, fallen or had to ‘jump’ the