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Emmetsburg Native Named Vanderbilt Provost

Emmetsburg Native Named Vanderbilt Provost

Emmetsburg, IA (KICD)–A 1980 graduate of Emmetsburg High School has risen to the position of Provost and Vice Chancellor of Academic Affairs at Vanderbilt University.

After receiving a biochemistry degree from the University of Iowa and leading cell biology, physiology, and cell and developmental biology departments over the years Susan Wente received her latest appointment this Summer.
Wente shared some advice for those in the younger generation that looking to aim high.

Susan is the daughter of Harold and Betty Wente of Emmetsburg.

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UPDATE Everly Amber Alert

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An Amber alert was issued for an abducted Everly child, who has since been located.

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New Spencer 4th of July Location

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Spencer's annual Fourth of July Celebration is moving to a new location.

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IA Unemployment

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Iowa's unemployment rate has dropped from 4 percent in March to 3.8 percent in April.

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Law Enforcement Update

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An update of local crime reports.

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Halestorm & We Are Harlot Coming To Clay County Fair

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An evening of rock music featuring Halestorm with special guest We Are Harlot has been announced for the Clay County Fair.