Sep 16, 2013
Steve C. Lewis
Funeral services will be 10:30 AM, Wednesday, September 18, 2013, at the St. John Lutheran Church in Pomeroy, with Pastor Tom Hagen officiating.
Pocahontas students to switch bu...
Many elementary school-age children in the Pocahontas Area Community School District will be going to class in a different building this fall because of a reorganization plan that will reduce the district's payroll without laying off any teachers.
The Des Moines Register
Nursing home offender bill vetoed
Gov. Terry Branstad has vetoed legislation that would have created a new committee to examine the issue of violent criminals and sex offenders living in Iowa nursing homes.
Weather History: July 6: Record temps, storms, wind, tornadoes & flooding
A very violent tornado packing estimated winds of over 250 mph tore a 55 mile long path through portions of Cherokee, Buena Vista, Pocahontas and Calhoun Counties of northwest Iowa.