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Club member invites others to join a Hamilton County 4-H club

October 2, 2013 To the Editor, 4-H is a great way to grow leadership and communication skills, meet different people and their interests, get involved in the community and have lots of fun. more »»

Quilt show a success thanks to quilters, visitors

September 20, 2013 To the Editor: Thank you to everyone who shared their beautiful quilts and to those who came to seem them at the Webster City Quilt Show. more »»

Appreciation for help with Doodlebug reunion

September 20, 2013 To the editor: The 27th annual Doodlebug Reunion recently held in Webster City was another great success thanks to the help and cooperation of so many great folks who offered not only their time bu... more »»

Thanks to all who made RVTV stop a success

September 18, 2013 To the Editor: We are a big sports town and were counting on the Hawkeye and Cyclone fans to show up for RVTV. We also found out that many of our businesses were Hawkeye or Cyclone (or both) fans. more »»

Reader shocked about ‘politics’ in medicine in WC

September 18, 2013 To the Editor: Why is there so much “politics” in practicing medicine in Webster City? I was shocked when I read in the paper that Dr. more »»

Reader questions whether athletics are for sale

September 6, 2013 To the Editor: On Saturday, my husband and I were listening to the broadcast of the Iowa game on the radi. more »»

Alumni Club event is a success

August 23, 2013 To the Editor: The Iowa State University Alumni Association Club of Hamilton County would like to express a huge “thank you” to local and area businesses and individuals who donated merchandise for... more »»

Firefighters offer thanks for support of golf tourney

August 16, 2013 To the Editor, The Webster City Firefighters Association wishes to recognize and say thank-you to the following businesses and individuals who made our 16th Annual Golf Tournament a success. more »»

UDMO offers thanks for support

August 14, 2013 To the Editor: Upper Des Moines Opportunity would like to express our appreciation to all of those who were involved in this year’s Back to School Bash. The bash was held on Aug. more »»

Congratulations to Powers

August 7, 2013 To the editor: Our sincerest congratulations go to Pat Powers for being honored for his contributions to this community and the state of Iowa. His can-do spirit propels so many worthy efforts. more »»

Volunteers helped make Fourth of July celebration a success

July 31, 2013 To the Editor: The Williams Lions Club would like to thank all of the hard-working volunteers for helping with the 62nd annual Fourth of July celebration. more »»

Character Counts program could help government officials

July 31, 2013 To the Editor: Kudos to fired Special Agent Larry Hedlund, who committed the unthinkable when he reported a speeding auto containing Gov. more »»

Thinks SNAP is powerful, effective anti-hunger program

July 31, 2013 To the Editor: As our members of Congress spend their August recess back home in our district, I urge them to listen to their constituents who call on Congress to protect funding for the... more »»

RFS has bolstered industry

July 29, 2013 To the Editor: As a General Manager from POET Biorefining-Gowrie, I help support Gowrie and Webster County’s local economy. But it is not just m. more »»

Simple obituary is not enough

July 24, 2013 To the Editor: A simple obituary is not enough for some people like Elmer Clair. Elmer passed away in Minnesota, but lived most of his long life in and around Webster City. more »»

Ground zero for horse debate

July 22, 2013 To the Editor: Iowa has become ground zero in the national debate on horse slaughter, now that the USDA has cleared a horse slaughter plant to begin butchering horses here. more »»

Webster City full of caring people

July 19, 2013 To the Editor: Dear people of Webster City ... I lived in your town for the first few years of my life and spent many summers in Webster City, but had not been back for 26 years. more »»

Record number take part in 5K

July 10, 2013 To the Editor: The 26th annual First State Bank Firecracker 5K was on July 4th. This year we had great weather and turnout. A new record of 276 runners/walkers completed the rac. more »»

Commends Meyer for article

July 10, 2013 To the Editor: A tip of the hat to city councilman Geary Meyer for his article on our city manager, Ed Sadler, in the latest City Scene. more »»

Committee member offers thanks for Relay supporters

July 5, 2013 To the Editor: On behalf of the American Cancer Society Relay for Life of Hamilton County, I would like to extend my sincere appreciation to the residents and businesses of Hamilton County for... more »»



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