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Plans for the new Adele and Dean Bowden Youth and Family Clinic presented June 16 at a ceremony in Webster City.

 • Eagle Grove man arrested in early Saturday morning incident.


A 33 year old Goldfield man was arrested by Eagle Grove Police early Saturday morning. Evan Douglas Calo is being held in the Wright County Jail in Clarion. At 4:22 a.m. on Saturday,June 27, Eagle Grove Police officers responded to a call in the 400 block of North Iowa Avenue for a man with lacerations to his leg. When officers arrived they learned that the man had been stabbed. The man was transported to Iowa Specialty Hospital in Clarion for treatment. The name of the individual stabbed has not been released. Calo's bond has been set at $25,000. The news release from the Eagle Grove Police Department did not specify the charges filed against Calo. The Iowa Division of Criminal Investigation is assisting Eagle Grove Police in the investigation.

 • New Principal announced at St. Thomas Aquinas Elementary School.


A new principal has been hired at St.Thomas Aquinas Elementary School in Webster City. Sister Marilou Irons will begin her new duties on July 6. Sister Marilou succeeds Duane Siepker who retired at the end of the current school year.The St. Thomas Aquinas School Board approved the hiring of Sister Marilou earlier this month. She comes to Webster City from Sacred Heart School and Parish in Oelwein where she served as both Principal and Faith Formation Director. The board said she brings a lifetime of Catholic education experience to the school and is excited to have her come to St. Thomas Aquinas Elementary. 

 • No injuries in Friday afternoon accident in Webster City.

 A car SUV accident was investigated by Webster City Police on Friday afternoon on Fairmeadow Drive. Reportedly an eastbound 2004 Chevrolet Impala driven by Amanda Wasko of Webster City accidentally struck the rear end of an eastbound 2008 Jeep Patriot SUV driven by Cindy Cink also of Webster City. Wasko said that she was distracted by a passenger while driving. Damage to the Wasko car was estimated at $500 and an estimated $1000 in damage was done to the Cink SUV. The accident was investigated by officer Jordan Elonich.

 • Woolstock motorist injured in early Thursday morning accident north of Webster City.
 • Two Hamilton County communities will have weekend celebrations.



Late This Afternoon...Partly sunny. Northwest wind 5 to 15 mph with gusts to around 25 mph.
Tonight...Mostly cloudy with a chance of thunderstorms through midnight...Then partly cloudy with a slight chance of thunderstorms after midnight. Partly cloudy early in the morning. Low in the lower 60s. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of thunderstorms 40 percent.
Tuesday...Mostly sunny. High in the lower 80s. North wind 5 to 10 mph.

Iowa State News



    GOP’s Graham, Cruz, Trump campaigned in Iowa this past weekend
    Three Republican presidential candidates campaigned in Iowa this weekend. South Carolina Senator Lindsey Graham was returning to the campaign trail for the first time after the slayings of nine African Americans in a Charleston church. “It’s been overwhelming. It’s the best and worst of times,” Graham said during an interview in Marshalltown Saturday. “It’s hard […]
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    O’Malley: U.S. rejecting ‘politics of exclusion’, choosing ‘progressive’ path
    Democratic presidential candidate Martin O’Malley told an audience in Ames tonight that he is a “fearless” progressive — and the country’s embracing those values. “If you ever doubt whether or not our country’s headed to a more compassionate, a more generous, a more loving place, this was a good week to see that in the United […]
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    Cruz blasts Supreme Court, explains his vote against ‘fast track’
    Republican Presidential Candidate Ted Cruz is on a campaign swing through the state this weekend. Cruz, who is a first-term Texas Senator, told an audience of 200 in Pierson Friday night that the U.S. Supreme Court is exhibiting a “pattern of lawlessness” this week, starting with its ruling Thursday on “ObamaCare.” “Six justices of the United States […]
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    Lutheran women from around the United States meeting in Iowa
    Almost 5000 Lutheran women from around the country are meeting in Iowa this weekend and they’ll determine how millions of dollars in charity are distributed. The Lutheran Women’s Missionary League of the Missouri Synod is holding its national convention in Des Moines. “The energy out there is fantastic and they’re going to bring that back when […]
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    Supreme Court ruling on sentence for juveniles leaves lawyer uncertain
    The Iowa Supreme Court today ruled district courts can only give those who committed crimes as juveniles life sentences with the chance of parole.The ruling threw out a 25-year district court sentence given former Iowa State University student Yvette Louisell who was convicted of murder as a 17-year-old. The Iowa Supreme Court also advised the […]
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Yup... That would be our "Woody"
interviewing a sheep at our local
Webster City Hy-Vee!

Look closely! Picture taken on
Memorial Day, May 25th, 2015
during a Severe Thunderstorm
right outside of Webster City.
No worries... this is not a tornado.
This is just a peculiar rain coming
 down in one spot.

Boys from T&T Line-X did a
great job recording!