Local News in Sheldon, Iowa

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Northwest Iowa Community College to hold campus visits
Mon, 15 Sep 2014 10:24:00 -0700

SHELDON, Iowa | Northwest Iowa Community College will hold several campus visit days this fall and winter.

Dragons Lose Tough Contest at Upper Iowa
Sun, 07 Sep 2014 05:52:29 -0700

Despite setting a school record for total offense in a game, the Minnesota State University Moorhead football team came up just short in its season opener on Saturday, falling to Upper Iowa, 44-36 in action in Fayette, Iowa.

New Corridor exec sees regionalism as key
Sun, 21 Sep 2014 06:00:00 -0700

Mount Pleasant native Kiley Miller became president and CEO of the Iowa Lakes Corridor Development Corp. in August. The corridor group is the economic deveopment organization that serves Buena Vista, Clay, Dickinson and Emmet counties.

I Rode A Folding Bike 475 Miles Across Iowa And It Was Some Of The Most Fun I've Ever Had
Wed, 27 Aug 2014 10:53:00 -0700

I took a too-small bike on a too-long ride, and...

Chilly Weekend Summary
Tue, 16 Sep 2014 11:15:30 -0700

A brief summary of the extent of cold-weather formation in the northern Corn Belt during the Sept 12-13 weekend.

Wakefield elected treasurer of ICBM
Fri, 05 Sep 2014 09:03:14 -0700

Scott Wakefield, president of First Minnesota Bank in Mayer, has been elected Treasurer of the Independent Community Bankers of Minnesota (ICBM) during the association’s annual convention Aug. 14-17. Wakefield’s first banking job was as an assistant cashier at First Bank of Minnesota in Hutchinson. He also worked as an ag farm director in Sheldon, Iowa. [...]

Dowling Tops First Sports Spotlight Rankings
Tue, 02 Sep 2014 20:46:32 -0700

The Sports Spotlight released their first football rankings over the weekend. Class 4A 1-Dowling Catholic (1-0) (Next: @ Urbandale) 2-Bettendorf (1-0) (Next: Iowa City High) 3-Waukee (1-0) (Next: @ Southeast Polk) 4-Cedar Rapids Washington (1-0) (Next: @ Cedar Rapids Kennedy) 5-Cedar Falls (1-0) (Next: Ames) 6-Ankeny Centennial (1-0) (Next: Des Moines Roosevelt) 7-Johnston (1-0) (Next: […]

First director of UNL's Sheldon Art Museum passes away
Sun, 07 Sep 2014 14:14:40 -0700

The first director of the Sheldon Museum of Art on the University of Nebraska-Lincoln campus has died at the age of 98.

NSIC: MSU Moorhead survives Wayne State's surge
Sat, 20 Sep 2014 21:19:48 -0700

Minnesota State Moorhead, which led by 15 points with 6 minutes remaining, held on for a 40-36 NSIC victory over Wayne State on Saturday in Wayne, Neb.

Contests and Promotions
Mon, 25 Aug 2014 03:40:46 -0700

The 1955 Iowa State football team readies itself for the season on the practice field near the Armory (visible in the background to the right).