Sac County Archives

October Was Fourth Wettest On Record

The Iowa Department of Natural Resources (DNR) is reporting that this past month was the fourth wettest October on record in the past 145 years. This is not necessarily all bad, according to the report, which shows

Million Dollar Ticket Sold In Council Bluffs

One lucky individual who purchased a Powerball ticket at a Council Bluffs Casey’s store is holding onto a $1 million piece of paper. The Iowa Lottery has announced the ticket was just one number short of winning

Unemployment Trends Continue To Be Lower Than 2016

The year-long trend of unemployment rates falling below the 2016 averages continued in the month of September as Iowa Workforce Development reports the Western Iowa Advantage Region’s eight-county results. For the region, the unemployment rate average decreased