Davis returns to create second fair muralSpencer native, artist and Iowa State University student Kipp Davis has been moving on a tight schedule at the Southpark Mall in Spencer. The local artist is returning to Ames to attend his final...
Northwest Iowa getting hotter, wetter2The majority of the scientific community has long been united in their assessment that the world and the United States weather patterns are changing. The most recent data released by the Climate...
Officials release initial report in Doon derailmentSPIRIT LAKE — The National Transportation Safety Board has provided a few answers about the derailment of a Burlington Northern Sante Fe Railroad train near the city of Doon which occurred in June....
Vehicular homicide case gets new trial dateA vehicular homicide trial involving a Milford driver will see another delay. District Court Judge David Lester on Aug. 3 signed off on a continuance in the State vs. Ann Marie Vanderpool case. The...
- Spencer farmer chosen to represent regional soybean producers (8/17/18)
- After brief hiatus, Junior Leadership Spencer returns (8/16/18)
- SCT recognizes annual top talent, volunteers (8/16/18)
- Tucker Beathard comes to 'Live at the Lake' (8/16/18)
- Business Brief (8/16/18)
- Ag Briefs (8/16/18)
- Legacy of the Queen II continues (8/16/18)
- Special Olympics, SHS students get one-of-a-kind ride (8/15/18)
- Leaving on a high note (8/15/18)
- Shayla Bee ‘gearing’ up for super summer celebration (8/15/18)
- CCF Speedway crowns season champsSpencer’s Jared Gross, pictured tearing down the home straightaway earlier this season, claimed the sport compact season championship at CCF Speedway Sunday night. Gross entered the night tied with Jay DeVries to the lead in track points this season, but finished second while DeVries placed third to grab the crown. ...
Randy’s Review — ‘The Meg’ (8/16/18)If you’re in the mood for a little summer fun, you could do worse than “The Meg.” Not to be confused with Steven Spielberg’s classic ocean terror “Jaws,” “The Meg” takes a little more lighthearted approach to nature’s greatest eating machine. When Jonas Taylor (Jason Statham), a rescue diver, loses some of his team during a rescue attempt involving a damaged submarine stranded on an ocean floor, he leaves the game for good. ...
Dorothy RuteOne of the area’s prominent woman’s bowlers has rolled her last frame. Dorothy Rute passed from this life on Aug. 16, 2018. She was the daughter of Ray and Claire Broadie Lawrence, who farmed in...
Sharon HelgesonFuneral services for Sharon Helgeson, 72, of Spencer, formerly of Albert City, will be held at 1:30 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 18, 2018, at Warner Chapel in Spencer. Rev. John Mayer will officiate the...
Ken NorrisFuneral services for Ken Norris, 89, of Spencer, will be conducted at 10 a.m. Saturday, Aug. 18, 2018, at Grace United Methodist Church in Spencer. Rev. Paul Frederiksen will officiate the service. A...
RentalsFor Rent: Small 1 bedroom 2nd floor apartment, $300/month plus deposit. Utilities included. No Smoking. No Pets. (712)262-6051
Items For SaleFor Sale: Malibu Moped. Great condition, only used twice. Call 712-470-0027 or 712-346-7591
Help WantedAn established local manufacturer is looking for an experienced CNC Machinist. Preferred applicants must have experience programming and operating CNC machining centers & lathes. Starting wage $20.30/hr. and benefits offered. Mail resume to: 2400 Hwy. 18 East Algona, IA 50511 Fax: 515-395-6262
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