New Hampton High School

New Hampton & Turkey Valley Schools Agree To Superintendent Sharing

New Hampton, Iowa – The New Hampton Community School District along with the Turkey Valley Community School District have settled on a shared position with Superintendent Jay Jurrens for the 2016 – 2017 school year. Superintendent Jay Jurrens explains. Although he position officially doesn’t officially begin until July 1, 2016, Jurrens will start working toward […]

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91,000 Iowa Households Get Utility Disconnect Notices This Fall

Des Moines, Iowa – The chief of the state’s energy assistance bureau says more than 31-thousand low income Iowa households already have qualified for help in paying their utility bills this winter. Jerry McKim works with Community Action Agencies across the state to enroll Iowans in the Low Income Home Energy Assistance Program. Each Iowa […]

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Floyd County E911 Service Now Accepts Text Messages

Charles City, Iowa – The Iowa Department of Homeland Security and Emergency Management has recently implemented the state’s 911 network to an internet protocol based system, which is capable of handling new message technology. Floyd County is participating in the pilot program, which began on Monday, November 16th. Floyd County E911 administrator Kathy Herrick explains. […]