Clay County,

Spencer Man Injured in Motorcycle Vs Deer Accident

Clay County, IA (KICD) — A Spencer man was injured following a motorcycle vs deer accident in Clay County. The Clay County Sheriff’s Office says Lucas Decker of Spencer was driving a 2019 Indian Motorcycle in the 2800 mile of Highway 71 heading northbound and collided with a deer. Decker...
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No. 4 North Union softball belts Forest City, 15-4

SWEA CITY — North Union’s recent 10-game winning streak served as the catalyst behind the Warriors’ climb from No. 9 to No. 4 in this week’s Iowa Class 2A softball rankings. North Union extended its string of victories to 11 in a row by pounding out 18 hits, including four...
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Clay County,

New Small Animal Barn For Exhibitors At CCF

Spencer, IA (KICD) — Clay County Fair CEO Jeremy Parsons says 4-H competition remains the most important thrust of the annual get-together, and this year small animal exhibitors will have a new space. Parsons tells KICD News small animal numbers continue to grow. This year’s Clay County Fair is scheduled...

Welfare Check in Estherville Leads to Arrest of Four People on Numerous Drug Charges

(Estherville)--Four people are facing numerous drug charges after the Estherville Police Department responded to a welfare check early Wednesday evening. At approximately 5:50 pm, Estherville Police were summoned to 1010 2nd Avenue North. A caller advised that witnesses observed a female suspect that forcefully removed her girlfriend from a house. Responding officers spoke with both females involved and neither reported that there were any issues between the two. Officers on scene noticed a strong smell of marijuana from within the residence.

Ronald R. Fay, 75, of Wallingford

Services for 75-year-old Ronald R. Fay of Wallingford will be held Tuesday at 10:30 at the Henry-Olson Funeral Chapel in Estherville. Burial will be held at High Lake Cemetery in Wallingford. Visitation will be held on Monday from 4-7 at the funeral home. Henry-Olson Funeral Home of Estherville is in...
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Algona Weather Forecast

Here’s the forecast for the next four days in Algona: Friday, June 18: Mostly sunny during the day; while mostly clear overnight; Saturday, June 19: Sunny during the day; while mostly cloudy then showers and thunderstorms likely overnight; Sunday, June 20: Showers And Thunderstorms Likely; Monday, June 21: Mostly

Four Facing Charges Following Estherville Search Warrant

Estherville, IA (KICD) — Multiple people are facing charges following a welfare check report in Estherville Wednesday morning. Estherville Police Chief Brent Shatto says a caller told police that a female suspect had forcefully removed her girlfriend from a house. While responding to the scene, officers noticed a strong smell of marijuana from within the residence.
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Daily Weather Forecast For Algona

Here’s the forecast for the next four days in Algona: Saturday, June 19: Sunny during the day; while mostly cloudy then showers and thunderstorms likely overnight; Sunday, June 20: Showers and thunderstorms likely during the day; while chance of showers and thunderstorms overnight; Monday, June 21: Sunny during the

Marjorie Hoffert, 103, of Pocahontas

Funeral Services for 103-year-old Marjorie M. Hoffert of Pocahontas will be held on Tuesday, June 22nd at 10:30 A.M. at Ressurection of Our Lord Catholic Church in Pocahontas, Iowa. Visitation will be from 4 to 6 P.M. Monday, June 21st at the Powers Funeral Home in Pocahontas, Iowa. Burial will take place at Calvary Cemetery in Pocahontas. Powers Funeral Home in Pocahontas is handling arrangements.
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Save $0.30 per gallon on gas at the cheapest station in Spencer

(SPENCER, IA) Gas prices vary across in the Spencer area, but if you’re willing to head for the cheapest station, you could be saving up to $0.30 per gallon. On Saturday the cheapest gallon of unleaded regular in the area was at Casey's at 411 W 18Th St. Regular there was listed at $2.9 per gallon Wednesday, compared to $3.2 at Sinclair at 1001 S Grand Ave, which GasBuddy clocked as the most expensive station in the area.
Burt, IAAlgona Upper Des Moines

Close call for Burt Man in storm

BURT—Howard Lavrenz of Burt escaped serious injury by only a few feet in last Friday’s wind storm. Lavrenz was riding around on his golf cart when the wind started to pick up. He headed for the garage thinking it might rain and hail. Once the golf cart was safely put away he started walking to the house. Before he could reach the door he heard a big crack, turned his head and watched a tree fall over in what he said seemed like slow motion.
Clay County,

COVID-19 Update 6.19.2021

IA, (KICD) — The Iowa Department of Public Health is reporting 68 new cases of COVID-19 in the state as of 11 A.M. Saturday taking the pandemic total to 403,732 total cases and 6,112 virus-related deaths. Locally, the largest 24-hour increase was in Clay and O’Brien Counties with 2 each,...
Clay County,

Clay County Health Update: Keep Safety In Mind When Using Fireworks

Spencer, IA (KICD)– It is fireworks season in Iowa with sales open through early July which has local health professionals reminding the public to keep safety in mind. Spencer Hospital Emergency Department Director Laura Manwarren joined us for Saturday’s Clay County Health Update to share some injury statistics related to the explosive devices.
Buena Vista County, IAStorm Lake Times

BV County wants to bolster requirements for private agency funding

The Buena Vista County Board of Supervisors are expected to tighten their requirements connected to funding of its dozens of private agencies that receive general-fund money, but none of them are expected to lose appropriations that have already been made. County Attorney Paul Allen said an interested party contacted his office about enforcing a recent state auditor’s finding that county […]

Iowa Governor Kim Reynolds Visits Clay County Heritage Center

Spencer, IA (KICD) — Iowa Governor Kim Reynolds made a stop in Spencer Thursday afternoon to visit the Clay County Heritage Center’s open reception for its new 150th Celebration exhibit. Reynolds says that events like these are a big part of Iowa and help motivate Iowans to get and stay engaged in their communities.