Gov. Kim Reynolds has issued a disaster proclamation for 15 counties in response to flooding and flash flooding that began on March 13 and continues into this week. The counties of Guthrie, Buena Vista, Shelby, Cherokee, Adair,
Western Iowa saw an unusually high number of injury accidents last week, including fatal accidents in Webster and Sac Counties.
Recent rainfall and a large amount of melting snow had many government and law enforcement agencies closing down roads last week. While many people were focused on the flooding, a lot more was going on.
With many areas of the state working to recover from the flooding caused by recent rainfall and melting snow, the Iowa Department of Public Health (IDPH) is advising impacted residents to exercise caution, as flooding brings an
The AARP has announced a new nationwide campaign, Stop Rx Greed, aimed at lowering prescription drug prices. “Americans are paying the highest prescription drug prices in the world,” says Executive Vice President and Chief Advocacy and Engagement
Rental assistance applications for low-income individuals are now being accepted at the Region XII Regional Housing Authority. The Housing Choice Vouchers (HCV), formerly known as Section 8 housing, fall under the auspices of the U.S. Department of
Local Law Enforcement Reminding Everyone This St. Patrick’s Day Weekend That Green Beer And Driving Don’t Mix
Law enforcement authorities across the region will be out and about this St. Patrick’s Day holiday weekend, but likely for a different reason than most others. The increased visibility of authorities is a Special Traffic Enforcement Program
Grain Truck Accident Near Sac City Occurs Nearly At The Same Time As Accident Involving Fatality Near Odebolt
The Sac County Police Department was called in to assist the Sac County Sheriff’s Office with a single-vehicle rollover accident Wednesday that occurred nearly at the same time as another accident near Odebolt involving a fatality. At
The Iowa Department of Natural Resources (DNR) has announced the closure of more than a half dozen state recreational areas due to flooding, including Springbrook State Park in Guthrie Center. The agency said in a statement Thursday
Dense fog is believed to be the cause of a fatality accident near Odebolt on Wednesday. According to the Sac County Sheriff’s Office, visibility was less than 200 feet when the accident occurred at approximately 4:40 p.m..