Month: August 2019

High School Football Action for Friday August 30th

Iowa Crestwood, Cresco at Charles City Decorah at Waukon...Listen to 99.1 KMRV 0r 104.7 KVIK Oelwein at Independence Waverly-Shell Rock at North Fayette Valley New Hampton at Aplington-Parkersburg Postville at Sumner-Fredericksburg Edgewood-Colesburg at Bellevue South Winneshiek, Calmar at MFL MarMac....Listen to KNEI 103.5 Starmont at North Linn, Troy Mills Clayton Ridge, Guttenberg at Wapsie Valley, … Read More

Guy tries to fix flat tires with Band-Aids

Band-Aids can help mend a lot of wounds, but they can't fix everything. A California man recently found out about these limitations when he tried to use the bandages to repair his flat tires. The Orange County Sheriff's Department says they recently got a call from a concerned citizen, who reported seeing a suspicious man … Read More

For the fifth year, WMC hosts community picnic

Free event Thursday, August 29, 4-7 pm Winneshiek Medical Center will hold a Grand Community Picnic on Thursday, August 29 from 4-7 pm on the WMC campus. “The Grand Community Picnic has become a fun tradition for many families as summer winds down each year. The picnic is an opportunity for the medical center to … Read More

Don’t be a VICTIM of a scam!

Don’t be a VICTIM of a scam! This is a lengthy post. It is intended to inform people about SCAMS that are going around on the phone and internet. Please take time to read the information below provided by the Wisconsin Department of Agriculture, Trade, and Consumer Protection. Tell your family and friends about these … Read More

Spider found in woman’s ear..

A Kansas City woman who recently went to the doctor because she thought she had water in her ear got an eight-legged surprise. According to KSHB-TV, Susie Torres says the medical assistant who initially checked her out told her that she might have an insect in her ear, before running out of the room to … Read More

Popular Dog Names

Dog days … BARK did a survey to determine the most popular dog names of 2019. Here are the Top 10: Bella Charlie Luna Lucy Max Bailey Cooper Daisy Sadie Molly How did you come up with your dog’s name?  

Get ready for the “Polar Coaster”???

Winter is coming, and the Farmers’ Almanac says it’s going to be a “teeth-chattering” cold one, with plenty of snow. They predict that January and February will be the coldest and wettest months and that it’ll be a long, cold winter, with little relief in sight until April. However, those in the Southwest and Southeast … Read More

John Schneider will have to pay BIG TIME!!

Former 'Dukes of Hazzard' star JOHN SCHNEIDER has finally settled his divorce after nearly five years and it’s going to cost him big time. The judge came down hard on Schneider after he sold one of their properties in Louisiana without sharing the cash with his ex and emptied one of their IRA accounts. The … Read More

Man Banned From Iowa State Fair..For life.

DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — A Des Moines man who recorded what he says was the abuse of a show pig at the Iowa State Fair earlier this month has been banned from the fair for life. Wheaten Mather tells the Des Moines Register that he and a friend were at the fair Aug. 8 when … Read More