Friday Jun 14
Shell Rock Officials Watching Water Levels Closely
Friday the Shell Rock River saw minor flooding, swelling to 14.9 feet. That's almost a foot and a half above flood stage and three feet shy of moderate flooding.
Friday Jun 14
Northern Iowa braces for storms, possible flooding
Northern Iowa cities are bracing for another possible round of flooding over the weekend as a storm system is expected to dump additional rain on already full rivers and streams.
Thu Jun 06, 2013
Waverly-Shell Rock Schools break ground on second safe room
It's in the works: Four walls protecting hundreds of Waverly-Shell Rock High School students from winds up to 250 miles an hour.
Mon Jun 03, 2013
Naming Names: Fired Iowa Gop Staffer's Complaint
A fired Iowa statehouse staffer has released her new complaint with the Iowa Civil Rights Commission where she identifies those who either harassed her, said inappropriate comments or tolerated the improper behavior, and also for the first time publicy, she details what she said happened.
Changes are coming to Iowa Education Systems
Summer vacation is just under way, but thoughts are already on the big changes coming to Iowa schools starting in the fall.
Sun Jun 02, 2013
Head-on Collision: Woman Killed In Crash
The crash happened around 10 p.m. Saturday night on Highway 3 just west of Shell Rock in Butler County.
One dead, three injured in Butler County collision
One person is dead and three others injured after a collision in Butler County. It happened just after 10 p.m. Saturday on Highway 3, West of Shell Rock.
Butler County Crash Kills 1, Injures 3
The Iowa State Patrol says part of Highway 3 near Union Avenue was closed for around three hours Saturday night into Sunday morning as troopers investigated a fatal crash.
Fri May 31, 2013
KTIV-TV Sioux City
Storm Lake advances to 2A soccer final
Storm Lake advanced to the Class 2A championship match with a 1-0 win over Waverly-Shell Rock in double overtime on Friday.
Wed May 29, 2013
Allamakee County Fair grandstand entertainment mixes new country with a bit of familiarity
Described as "an intoxicating dose of country music with a shot of 90 proof rock & roll added for good measure," the new trio released its debut album "Hangovers & Heartbreak" in January of this year.
Mon May 27, 2013
New Hartford Floods, Braces for More
The town of New Hartford is breathing a sigh of relief, but only for a moment. Flood waters from a swollen Beaver Creek threatened homes and buildings in the Butler County town Monday morning before slowly receding.
Thu May 23, 2013
Butler County Tribune Journal
Area Memorial Day Services
Memorial Day services are planned in several area communities and cemeteries on Monday, May 27.
Wed May 22, 2013
Eastern Iowans collect school supplies for Oklahoma
"It made me a little sad for all the people that died and the people that don't have their houses anymore," said Estelle Johnson, eight years old.
Rod Boshart wrote a new blog post: Iowa Senate Republican leader...
The leader of the Iowa Senate's Republican caucus today refuted claims by a former employee of a hostile work environment where she and other female staff members were sexually harassed.
Mon May 20, 2013
Sexual harassment allegations in Iowa Senate should be investigated: Branstad
UPDATE: Top Iowa Senate leaders said Monday allegations of sexual harassment made by a former GOP staffer would be investigated if a formal complaint was filed, otherwise the situation would be viewed as an internal personnel matter unless something further develops.