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Spencer School Board Wrap

Certified district enrollment is down 8 students from last year...

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Spencer Hospital Audit Report

A copy of the audit report is available for review in the hospital administrator’s office...

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Use your smartphone to ‘think outside the bun’

Taco Bell debuted a mobile app that allows customers to order, customize their food, and pay from their phones.

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What Is the Iowa Agriculture Literacy Foundation?

Will Fett is the Executive Director of the newly formed Iowa Agriculture Literacy Foundation and explains its role in the Ag In the Classroom program and upcoming workshop.

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A zebra walks into a bank …

A man named Bart Augustus allegedly robbed a bank and his name isn't the only thing that's unique.

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Ford, Chrysler recall vehicles over fire hazards

The Ford Edge, Lincoln MKX, Jeep Grand Cherokee and Dodge Durango models are among those being recalled.

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Feds sue AT&T, say it misled smartphone customers

AT&T allegedly didn't tell customers it would reduce speeds if they went over a certain amount of data use in a billing cycle.

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Man busted for illegal ‘potato chips’

Police say they found a kilo of cocaine hidden inside a man's snack bag.

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Wednesday’s Sports Minute

In addition to the Royals forcing a game 7 in the World Series, here is a look at the other…

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Dolly Parton calls out ‘judgmental’ Christians

The country superstar wants all of her fans to get along.

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John Ritter’s son channels his dad in new sitcom

The beloved "Three's Company" star died in 2003 when son Tyler was just 18. Now he is following in his father's footsteps.

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Spurs edge Mavs to open title defense

The San Antonio Spurs raised their championship banner, then elevated their game when it mattered.

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‘Mr. Hockey’ Gordy Howe suffers stroke

Howe, a 23-time All-Star who led Detroit to four Stanley Cup championships, retired in 1980.

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Royals force deciding game 7

The Kansas City Royals woke from their hitting slumber to rout the San Francisco Giants 10-0.

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Haunted houses for adults in high demand

With Hollywood-grade stagecraft and professional actors, haunted houses are in increasingly popular with grownups.

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Regulators to vote on treating Internet TV like cable

Internet TV could soon have the same access to programming as cable providers, which could shake up competition.

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Donna Fisher Appointed To Spirit Lake City Council

The appointment was unanimous...

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WATCH: NASA rocket explodes after liftoff

An unmanned supply rocket carrying $200 million in supplies and research exploded shortly after lifting off in Virginia.

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Kerry wants Keystone pipeline decision soon

U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry says he would like to make a decision soon on the crude oil pipeline.

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Obama defends U.S. Ebola guidelines

President Barack Obama says policies should not discourage Americans willing to fight West Africa's outbreak.

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Coming soon: The Mustache Hall of Fame

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There are halls of fame for everything from baseball to rock 'n' roll, so why not those with a hairy upper lip?

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This week’s top country tracks

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LISTEN: This week's top country tracks, according to the latest Billboard chart.

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Inspiration for ‘Harry Potter’ nemesis revealed

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J.K. Rowling says the much-hated character Dolores Umbridge is based on a teacher to whom she took an instant dislike.

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Pee-wee Herman headed back to big screen

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Actor Paul Reubens is set to reprise his role as suited man-boy Pee-wee Herman in a new movie.