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Tuesday, June 28, 2016 - 1:30pm
SHEFFIELD – Neither team was going to give an inch. As West Fork and Hampton-Dumont baseball teams duked it out in a non-conference baseball battle, back-and-forth it went until the dust cleared and the Bulldogs emerged three hours later with...
Tuesday, June 28, 2016 - 1:27pm
SHEFFIELD – For the Hampton-Dumont softball team, it was all about making contact. The Bulldogs didn’t record an offensive strikeout all game against West Fork eighth-grader Rachael Hubka and broke through for a couple of runs late in...
Sunday, June 26, 2016 - 6:29pm
A memorial service for Ann Linn will be held July 11, 2016, at the First United Methodist Church in Sheffield at 11:00 a.m. The Sietsema Vogel Funeral Home of Hampton is handling the arrangements.
Wednesday, June 22, 2016 - 4:43pm
     The West Fork Board of Education approved a number of employment changes as well as a contract adjustment for all administrative assistants at their regular meeting Monday, June 20.      Darrin Strike,...
Wednesday, June 22, 2016 - 4:42pm
    If all goes well, Fort Dodge based NEW Cooperative will be turning ground on a new feed mill at its rural Rowan facility.     The mill, which would be located south of its current facility, would create 18 new jobs for...
Wednesday, June 22, 2016 - 4:40pm
Ashes to ashes      Six months after Sacred Heart Parish in Rockwell lost their community center to a fire, the charred structure was torn down.       In the early morning hours on January 12, Rockwell...
Wednesday, June 22, 2016 - 4:39pm
     Swaldale is gearing up for their quasquicentennial. The town will turn the big 125 in March of 2017.       To help fund the celebration, there will be fundraising opportunities throughout the year. ...
Wednesday, June 22, 2016 - 4:37pm
The Sheffield Lion’s Club held their first ever duck race as a fundraiser for Lion’s organizations and the Sheffield club’s annual scholarships.       The race was held at the Ridge Stone Golf Club in...
Thursday, June 16, 2016 - 10:27pm
SHEFFIELD – Rylan Fleshner looked upon Garner-Hayfield-Ventura reliever Dane Whipple as, frankly, a relief. The West Fork junior shortstop was 0-for-3 against starter Colton Schroeder and was looking for something to drive with his team down a...
Thursday, June 16, 2016 - 10:51am
     A full slate of uncontested races produced anticipated results June 7 during the Cerro Gordo County Republican and Democratic primary elections.      Incumbent Supervisor District 1 Democrat Jay Urdahl ran...
Thursday, June 16, 2016 - 10:51am
     With summer two weeks old, Sheffield youth might be interested in the new summer recreation program created by City Clerk Katy Flint.      “I thought it would be a good idea to have something organized...
Thursday, June 16, 2016 - 10:49am
The temperature was as high as the excitement for Rockwell residents when they saw the return of the Dueling Pianos of Andy Anderson and Mike Leeds on Saturday, June 10.       The family-friendly show was a fundraiser for...
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