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Wacky Weather

48 Hours in Iowa-from Tornados to freezing temperatures. We have a freeze warning effect tomorrow morning from one to 8 a.m., as temps are expected to fall to just at below freezing. Hopefully that

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Debate #1

Republican Governor Kim Reynolds and Democratic challenger Fred Hubbell met in their first televised debate on K-C-C-I T-V in Des Moines. The candidates were given a chance to ask one another

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Bargain Hunters Alert

Bargain hunters, on your mark. Be ready to go when the annual Fall Thrift Sale begins Friday morning, sponsored by the Assistance League of Marshalltown. All kinds of merchandise will be available

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FEMA Appeal Update

While FEMA initially denied individual assistance for folks impacted by the tornado, Congressman Rod Blum says the fight isn’t over. He and Governor Kim Reynolds recently called the associate

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Crop Update

With only about two days of field work last week, the USDA says the corn harvest is now 15 percent complete — which compares to 11 percent last week. The corn harvest got started early

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Iowa River Update

Flood warnings along the Iowa River continue at least through FRiday in Marshall and Tama Counties. The National Weather Service says the river is already just above flood stage at Tama, with

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Building To Be Razed

The Marshalltown City Council has voted to accept a payment from the insurance company for the Senior Citizens building, damaged in the tornado. The expectation is that the city will raze the

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City Terminates Agreement

The Council also voted to terminate the agreement with the YMCA-YWCA for management of the Aquatic Center. Reasons revolved around cost savings, as opposed to paying the Y, along with concerns

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Green Light For E-15

A White House official says President Trump has ordered the E-P-A to set the wheels in motion for the year-round sale of gasoline blended with 15 percent ethanol. Currently, gasoline with 10

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Monday Meetings

The Marshalltown City Council will meet at 5:30 tonight with a number of items on the agenda. Those include accepting a cash value payment for the Senior Citizens Center, as part of the consent

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