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Woman convicted of stalking ‘Orange is the New Black’ star

Jeanine Heller, who has been stalking the actress for months, has been sentenced to 45 days behind bars.

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in Obituaries

Helen Oppedal, 93, of Leon formerly of Ruthven

Services for 93-year old Helen Oppedal of Leon and formerly of Ruthven will be held Saturday, January 31st at 10:30…

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Mariana Cahill Perrier, 90, of Clifton, NJ formerly of Emmetsburg

Services for 90-year old Mariana Cahill Perrier of Clifton, NJ and formerly of Emmetsburg HAVE BEEN POSTPONED DUE TO THE…

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Law Enforcement Reports

A Sheldon man has been arrested on a charge of assault with intent to commit sexual abuse...

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Spencer TLC Grant Plans

The district will use the grant to put 42 of their current teachers into teacher leadership roles.

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Officials Back Iowa Natural Resources Trust Fund

The first phase of engineer recommended improvements at Silver Lake has a price tag of $1 million...

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More clues point to an all-girl ‘Ghostbusters’

Director Paul Feig has teased fans with his latest "Ghostbusters" casting coup.

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Star-studded cast bringing back ‘Wet Hot American Summer’

Bradley Cooper, Elizabeth Banks, and Paul Rudd will officially reprise their roles from the 2001 cult comedy.

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in Entertainment, Sports

Chocolate maker trolls Patriots with ‘deflated football’ candy

The chocolate football with a big dent in its side is good enough to (ch)eat!

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in National, World

Bill would grant war powers to fight Islamic State militants

The top Democrat on the House intelligence panel is introducing a bill to authorize war against ISIS.

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Is The Renewable Fuel Standard Working As Planned?

Retired Senator Byron Dorgan spoke at the Iowa Renewable Fuels Summit about crafting the standard and how it has performed.

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in Obituaries

Robert Steele, 96, of Hartley

Services for 96-year-old Robert Steele of Hartley will be Friday, Jan. 30th, at 2pm at Trinity United Church of Christ…

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in National

Nissan, Ford issue recalls

More than a million cars, vans, and SUVs are being recalled to fix seat belt and other problems.

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in National

How much snow fell vs. how much was forecast

Meteorologists have been getting a lot of grief for their overzealous snow forecasts but they didn't get it all wrong.

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in Weird

Police: Man goes out on a limb to hide drugs

Police say a man hid a stash of cocaine inside his prosthetic leg.

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in Entertainment

Chris Pratt the favorite to take on ‘Indiana Jones’ remake

The "Guardians of the Galaxy" star is the latest frontrunner to lead a planned Disney remake.

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in Lifestyle

Snapchat adds news, entertainment to its messaging service

Snapchat has partnered with CNN, ESPN and others to compete with Facebook and Twitter.

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in Lifestyle

Opera hopes to strike a chord with young listeners

National outreach programs hope to turn kids on to an old art form and injecting an aging, shrinking fan base with new life.

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in National

Flooding leaves mess in New England after storm

A massive blizzard hammered New England, leaving lots of damage behind.

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in Sports

Wednesday’s Sports Minute

A look at some of the biggest sports headlines making news today, Wednesday, Jan. 28.

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in Entertainment

Woman convicted of stalking ‘Orange is the New Black’ star

tarynmanning

Jeanine Heller, who has been stalking the actress for months, has been sentenced to 45 days behind bars.

in Entertainment

More clues point to an all-girl ‘Ghostbusters’

kristenwiig

Director Paul Feig has teased fans with his latest "Ghostbusters" casting coup.

in Entertainment

Star-studded cast bringing back ‘Wet Hot American Summer’

25-overlay9

Bradley Cooper, Elizabeth Banks, and Paul Rudd will officially reprise their roles from the 2001 cult comedy.

in Entertainment, Sports

Chocolate maker trolls Patriots with ‘deflated football’ candy

sarrischocolate

The chocolate football with a big dent in its side is good enough to (ch)eat!

in Entertainment

Chris Pratt the favorite to take on ‘Indiana Jones’ remake

chrispratt

The "Guardians of the Galaxy" star is the latest frontrunner to lead a planned Disney remake.