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Candlelight Service of Remembrance Set For Monday

The annual Service of Remembrance starts at 6:30 Monday evening at First Congregational Church in Spencer.


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WATCH: How holiday shopping can help charities

In the frenzy of holiday shopping, consumers are doing more than getting great deals, they’re also using coupons to help raise money for a number of worthy causes.


in Black Friday, Entertainment

11 awkward Thanksgiving jokes

Worried about spending quality time with family this weekend? Cut the dinner table tension with a delightfully awful Thanksgiving zinger.


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Spencer Schools Early Retirement Offering

The average experience for teachers in the Spencer School District is 18.7 years...


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HOLIDAY TV: What to watch this week

From classic specials to movies and competitions, this week is packed with programs to get you in the holiday spirit.


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Thanksgiving getaway: Cheap gas, high security

Millions of Americans embarked on their annual Thanksgiving travels on Wednesday, with security at airports, New York City's parade festivities and other venues expected to be heightened amid jitters after the Paris attacks.


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EPA Pulls Registration for New Herbicide

Spencer, IA: (Nov 25, 2015) – The Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) is pulling the registration for Dow AgriSciences’ Enlist Duo…


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Beef Stew Warms Living History Farms Race Runners

URBANDALE, IA: (Nov 25, 2015) – Thousands of runners braved the cold temperatures and snow for the 37th annual Living…


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NW Iowa Basketball Scoreboard

Tuesday November 24th


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Tanya Tucker approves of Barrett Baber’s ‘The Voice’ song

Tanya Tucker gives her stamp of approval on "The Voice" contestant Barrett Baber's version of her song, "Delta Dawn."


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Rangers replace Maple Leafs atop hockey’s most valuable list

The Rangers, who return to the top of the rankings for the first time since 2004, were valued at $1.2 billion


in Black Friday, Lifestyle

Secrets for getting the best pieces of turkey

Tips for making sure your turkey is moist and flavorful this Thanksgiving.


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2015 to be the hottest year in history

This year will be the hottest on record and 2016 could be hotter due to the El Niño weather pattern, the World Meteorological Organization said.


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Many House Republicans want refugee restrictions in spending bill

Nearly one-third of the Republicans in the House of Representatives signed a letter calling on party leaders to ensure that a must-pass spending bill block any use of federal funding to resettle refugees from Syria and nearby countries.


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Rams’ Bailey in critical condition after shooting

The suspended Rams wide receiver was shot during an incident late Tuesday night.


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Baseball great Willie Mays, 16 others, receive honors from Obama

Yogi Berra, Barbra Streisand, Itzhak Perlman, and among 14 others were given the highest U.S. civilian honor.


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Just call him a V.I.T.

The VIP birds have arrived at the White House to get the annual presidential pardon.


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Warriors crush Lakers for best start in NBA history

The Golden State Warriors registered the best start in NBA history with their 16th straight victory in a blowout win over the visiting Los Angeles Lakers on Tuesday night at Oracle Arena.


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‘Full house’ star John Stamos sentenced to probation in DUI case

Stamos, 52, was also ordered by Los Angeles County Superior Court to complete a three-month alcohol abuse program.


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Brighter, shorter ‘Sesame Street’ coming to HBO

A new Latina character, different sets, shorter episodes, and an updated theme song are coming to "Sesame Street" at its new home on HBO in January.

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WATCH: Holiday parodies of the year’s biggest hits


From "Bad Blood" and "Watch Me," to "Uptown Funk," here are the year's hottest songs made fit for the holidays.

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WATCH: What ‘Black Friday’ would look like as a scary movie


Black Friday would be a scary shopping experience if it got the Hollywood treatment.

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‘Mortdecai,’ ‘American Ultra’ among the year’s biggest box office flops


The list of this year's most disappointing box office performers is out.

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WATCH: 7 fun facts to make you think this Thanksgiving


Thanksgiving is a time of coming together with family and friends. In between bites of stuffing and pumpkin pie, snack on these unusual Turkey Day facts.