Dan Skelton

Dan Skelton

As Farm Director for the KICD stations, I’m responsible for reporting the latest news of agriculture to our listeners. I stay on top of issues ranging from structural changes in the American livestock industry, to genetic engineering of crops and livestock, as well as the latest agricultural news from Washington and the effect it will have on the local farm community.

I was born and raised on a farm near Sioux Rapids. My wife and I own and operate that farm today, and it’s where we chose to raise our four children. I’m the only farmer on staff at KICD and that gives me a better understanding of what matters most to our listeners in the area of agriculture.

My goal with KICD is to broadcast timely market news and information that will help the listener make the best decisions for their own operation.

Local Headlines

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Planned Power Outage Caused By House Relocation


Spencer, IA (KICD)–A planned power outage is to blame for the lack of electricity in southwest Spencer this morning. Justin…

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Palo Alto County Accidents


Investigation into a two vehicle personal injury accident is under investigation...

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Spencer Paint Violations To Be Dealt With


Those in violation have been deemed to not have adequate weather protection on their homes...

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Little Sioux Riverfront Project Deemed Complete

City Council

The Spencer City Council has approved the substantial completion of the Little Sioux Riverfront Project...

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Grassley Hosting Storm Lake Town Hall


Chuck Grassley will meet with constituents from 7:30-8:30 Monday, October 12th...