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Publishers Clearing House Scam

Publishers Clearing House Scam

Primghar, IA (KICD)–An O’ Brien County resident was recently scammed out of $5,000 by a caller indicating they had won a prize from Publishers Clearing House.”

The caller told the victim  all they had to do was send them $25,000.  The victim sent the funds, but then recalled the check.  The scammer then  phoned the victim back and ended up getting them to send a $5,000 check.

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Influenza Carcass Disposal and Depopulation

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Efforts are underway to dispose of bird carcasses killed by the Avian Influenza.

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Path To Southwest Spencer Businesses

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Many businesses on the southwest end of Spencer are seeing less traffic due to the Highway 17 detour.

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Avian Influenza Friday

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Two more probable cases of highly pathogenic avian Influenza have been found in Iowa.

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Spencer Rusty Water

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Spencer residents may be dealing with some rusty water over the next few days.

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Bird Flu State of Disaster Extended

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Des Moines, IA (KICD) — The State of Disaster Emergency connected to the avian flu outbreak has been extended. Iowa…