SUNDAY TALK: King Responds to the Trump Administration Outline for the U. S.

Many north Iowans watched President Donald Trump address the United States Congress in the State of the Union Address. Trump outlined several different measures he wants to see done and those that he feels need to be addressed. Area Senators reacted positively on almost all topics saying that the direction of the country needs to change […]

Area Employers Monitor the New Workers Compensation Bill in the Legislature

Area business owners, managers, and manufacturers are monitoring the progress of legislation making big changes to Iowa’s workers’ compensation system. It is moving through the Legislature despite arguments that the new rules would penalize employees who work in physically demanding conditions. Some area employees who spoke with KIOW News on the condition of anonymity, said that […]

Britt City Council Makes Changes

When Dwight Leerar resigned unexpectantly in early February, the council was faced with having to find a replacement in a number of positions within the city. The first was obviously the council seat, but there were other positions too. There was the Mayor Pro Tem position and the representative seat on the Fire Safety Committee. The […]

Students’ Art on Display Today

Many area students will being displaying their artwork today at the Clear Lake Art Center as part of a high school artists display. The schools that are involved are Forest City, West Hancock, Garner-Hayfield-Ventura, Belmond-Klemme, and Clear Lake. All parents, family, and community members are invited to attend the Meet the Artists Reception from 12-3pm […]