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USDA Grants to Fund Higher Ethanol Blend Pumps in 21 States

DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — The U.S. Department of Agriculture says it is sending money to 21 states including Iowa…

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Cherokee Arrests

A pair of arrests were made Wednesday in Cherokee.


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Storm Lake School Building

The Storm Lake school district has put an old elementary school building up for sale.


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Serena’s Grand Slam bid ends after shock U.S. Open semi-final defeat

The bid for a rare calendar-year Grand Slam has come to a shuddering halt.


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TV grandparents we wish were our real-life relatives

In honor of Grandparents Day, here's a look at some of most memorable grandmas and grandpas to grace our televisions.


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Making headlines this week

A look back at this week's big newsmakers and the headlines you may have missed.


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PHOTOS: Miss America, show us your shoes!

Lizards, potatoes, and lots of rhinestone adorn the fancy footwear featured in the annual Miss America Show Us Your Shoes Parade.


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REVIEW: ‘The Visit’ is a trip worth taking

"The Visit" is easily the best film M. Night Shyamalan has made in years.


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Spencer Man Injured In Rollover

A Spencer man was injured in a Thursday morning rollover...


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ILEC Looking to Build Solar Array

Estherville, IA (KICD)–Iowa Lakes Electric Cooperative is hoping to construct a solar array on the land directly east of its…

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Clay County Fair Kickoff

The 98th edition of the Clay County Fair kicks off this weekend...


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America pauses to remember 9/11

Relatives of the nearly 3,000 people killed in the Sept. 11, 2001, attacks are due to gather in New York, Pennsylvania and outside Washington on Friday to mark the 14th anniversary of the hijacked airliner strikes carried out by al Qaeda militants.


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PHOTOS: Sept. 11 anniversary observances

Across the nation - and the world - people paused to remember the fallen and honor the heroes of Sept. 11, 2001.


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There’s more than one way to catch a criminal

It's a police chase - with a wet twist.


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You can win a role on ‘Pitch Perfect 3’

Fans of the musical comedy franchise can land a walk-on role in the upcoming movie sequel by submitting a virtual audition.


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Holyfield: Mayweather legacy a ‘numbers game’

Should Floyd Mayweather Jr end his boxing career on Saturday as planned, his legacy will be underpinned by the extraordinary numbers he has brought to the sport and his controversy out of the ring.


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Congressional bill aims to get NFL to change the name ‘Redskins’

The bill to strip the NFL of its federal antitrust protection as long as it allows Washington's football team to use the name "Redskins," a moniker some see as racist.


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Nuns working overtime to bake altar breads for Pope’s Philly mass

Religious sisters at the suburban Monastery of St. Clare recently made 100,000 communion hosts for the pontiff's outdoor Mass on Sept. 27.


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NFL long snappers important, often overlooked

The job of an NFL long snapper is one of the most tenuous in sports because each snap needs to be perfect on punts and field goals.


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U.S. to China: Take back your undocumented immigrants

The issue, which is likely to come up during a state visit to Washington later this month by Chinese President Xi Jinping, has further strained a U.S.-China relationship already frayed by tensions over economic policy, suspected Chinese cyber hacking and Beijing’s growing military assertiveness.

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Law Enforcement Reports


A Tuesday accident south of Wallingford landed a Spirit Lake woman in the hospital...

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Artisans Road Trip Is This Weekend


A total of 35 artists spread across four regions are taking part...

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Jackson Art Center In The Works


A fundraising supper will be served from 5-8 p.m. this Monday at the American Legion...

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SCT Presents: The Odd Couple


The Spencer Community Theatre production of The Odd Couple debuts this evening...

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Recent BVU Graduate Passes


Brett Heitkamp of Johnston was a three time letter winner for the Men's basketball team and very well known around campus...