On Wednesday, August 25, 2021 Century Mutual Insurance Association, a Northwest Iowa farm and residential insurance company, held its’ Annual Fireman’s Golf Benefit Tournament. This year’s event was held at the Sanborn Golf and Country Club in Sanborn. Century Mutual …Continue reading →
The South O’Brien FFA Livestock Judging Team completed its summer tour by competing in the Woodbury County Fair contest in Moville. The chapter had four teams that evaluated market swine, beef and lambs, along with breeding heifers, ewe lambs and …Continue reading →
Nixon is a lifelong resident of Cherokee, Iowa. He is a 2016 Washington High School graduate and will receive his Associate of Applied Science degree from Ellsworth Community College in December. Nixon has worked as a dispatcher for the Cherokee …Continue reading →
By Mari Radtke The O’Brien County Commissioner of Elections, Barb Rohwer, released the candidate names to be placed on ballots for local elections to be held November 2. Elections this year are held for cities and school districts. The candidates …Continue reading →
Mike Moen DES MOINES, Iowa — This fall, the Iowa Utilities Board is hosting meetings to inform the public about a proposed underground pipeline, which would transport carbon emissions for sequestration.Supporters argued it can help reduce harmful emissions in the atmosphere, …Continue reading →
High winds damaged trees throughout O’Brien County. Sheldo was hit some power outages which were quickly responded to by MidAmerican Energy. According to the National Weather Service the wind speed at the Sheldon airport was recorded as 64 mph as the severe weather went through Sheldon. A large amount of damage to the roof occurred to the business plaza located at 101 N. Runger in Sheldon.
This post is a little late, but still worth sharing! Back in June, the 2nd Annual Paullina Gemboree 5K & 1 Mile walk was a blessing in many ways. First and foremost, the day brought some much needed rainfall to …Continue reading →