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Friday Sep 12 | The Daily Freeman-Journal

Time to get vaccinated

Hamilton County Public Health is getting ready to hold their annual flu clinics and the first one has already been scheduled. Dawn Trujillo, who coordinates immunizations for the agency, said the first clinic will be a special one featuring high dose flu vaccines.

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Related Topix: Vaccinations, Health, Medicine, Influenza, Webster City, IA, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Family, Kids

Friday Sep 12 | The Daily Freeman-Journal

Hamilton County ISU Alumni Club picnic set for Sunday

Alumni and friends of Iowa State University are invited to attend the Hamiltton County ISU Alumni Club's annual picnic on Sunday, at the Stanhope Community Center, at 5 p.m. Dinner will be served at 5:30 p.m., followed by ISU featured speaker Michael Crum, ISU Alumni Association President and introduction of this year's scholarship recipients. The Hamilton County ISU Alumni Club has a long tradition of support for local high school graduates at- tending ISU.

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Related Topix: Iowa State University, Stanhope, IA

Friday Sep 12 | The Daily Freeman-Journal

On the map

Sheila Scarborough will host a workshop in Webster City on Wednesday to teach businesses, nonprofits and others how to use tourism and online marking to increase visitors to their stores and locations. The Webster City Area Chamber of Commerce is providing the workshop at no cost to people in Hamilton County.

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Related Topix: Webster City, IA

Wed Sep 10, 2014

The Daily Freeman-Journal

Huisman on the road again

Arvid Huisman was raised in Hamilton County, and then left for 40 years. Upon returning recently, Huisman said he felt right at home.

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Tue Sep 09, 2014

The Daily Freeman-Journal

Two WC residents charged with felonies

Officers were dispatched to the 1500 block of Second Street Saturday around 4 a.m. with reports of a person yelling. Law enforcement arrived on the scene and saw a male in the empty lot between the apartment complex at 1539 Second St. and the residence at 1503 Second St. When officers approached the male they observed he was in possession of a pump action shotgun.

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Related Topix: Webster City, IA

Mon Sep 08, 2014

WHO-TV Des Moines

Webster City Jewel: Library is Literally Rich

"The women of Webster City came to Kendall Young and asked him to fund a public library," Kayser explains, "he turned them down. And they were most disappointed."

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Related Topix: Libraries, Webster City, IA

KWQC-TV Davenport

Activist pleads guilty in Ohio for P&G HQ protest

One of nine Greenpeace activists charged in a protest at Procter & Gamble Co. headquarters in Cincinnati has pleaded guilty to a single felony count.

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Related Topix: Procter and Gamble, Household Products

The Daily Freeman-Journal

Former resident dies in collision

Joy Niklasen, 32, Alleman, formerly of Webster City, died at the scene from injuries she sustained in the crash. She was wearing a safety belt at the time of the collision.

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Related Topix: Webster City, IA, Randall, IA, Ellsworth, IA

The Daily Freeman-Journal

The experience of a lifetime'

Over 100 veterans, along with flight staffers, a medial team and guardians to take care of them, took a daylong trip to Washington D.C. Veterans were honored throughout the day by welcoming groups as they toured memorials in the Capital. The day began early for veterans and others on the flight.

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Related Topix: us Travel, North America Travel, Travel, Washington D.C. Travel, Life, Veteran Affairs, Williams, IA, US National Parks

Fri Sep 05, 2014

The Daily Freeman-Journal

Four teens injured in two car accident

A two-vehicle, personal injury collision occurred Thursday around 9 p.m. on County Road D-20 west of Webster City near Van Diest Supply in Hamilton County. A 1997 Chevrolet Camaro was traveling westbound on D-20.

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Related Topix: Webster City, IA, Stratford, IA

The Messenger

One dead after Hamilton County collision

One person is dead after a collision in Hamilton County west of Webster City on Thursday at about 8:30 p.m. The driver of a 2006 Ford Fusion crossed the center line where U.S. Highway 69 turns southbound and County Road D-65 continues eastbound, about two miles east of Randall in southern Hamilton County The driver of the Fusion was pronounced dead from her injuries. She was wearing a seat belt at the time of the collision.

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Related Topix: Webster City, IA, Randall, IA

Wed Sep 03, 2014

The Daily Freeman-Journal

Arvid in Agriculture Wonderland

As a teenager in rural Iowa I earned money each summer working for area farmers.

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Related Topix: Agriculture, Science, Iowa, Boone, IA, Arts, Ballet

Fri Aug 29, 2014

The Daily Freeman-Journal

Elderbridge programs help keep seniors in their homes

Elderbridge is an agency funded and organized under the Older Americans Act and passed by Congress prior to 1980.

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Related Topix: Family, Elderly (Senior Citizen), Webster City, IA

Thu Aug 28, 2014

The Daily Freeman-Journal

Enhance Hamilton Co. Foundation challenge tops $6,600 for food pantries

The Enhance Hamilton County Foundation's Food Panty Community Challenge was completed in mid-July with total funds being raised to benefit local food pantries in the amount of $6,658.35.

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Related Topix: Webster City, IA, Jewell, IA

The Daily Freeman-Journal

Pitching in to help Head Start

Trinity Lutheran Church members volunteered their time to paint the Webster City Head Start shed located at the Webster City Daycare Playground.

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Related Topix: Webster City, IA

Fri Aug 22, 2014

The Daily Freeman-Journal

Jasper Riskedahl, 99, Columbus, Ohio

Jasper was born April 28, 1915 in Ellsworth, Iowa, to John and Sarah Riskedahl, and graduated from Ellsworth Consolidated High School in 1933.

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Related Topix: Ellsworth, IA, Agriculture, Science, Iowa State University, Williams, IA, Independence, IA

The Daily Freeman-Journal

An enterprising family

Editor's Note: This article is part of a monthly series on the history of Webster City and Hamilton County, written by local historian, Nancy Kayser.

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Related Topix: Webster City, IA, Iowa, Jasper County, IA, Altoona, IA, Patent / Trademark Law, Law

The Daily Freeman-Journal

Committee reviews social host survey

A recent questionnaire on the social host ordinance was reviewed at Tuesday's meeting of the he Strategic Prevention Framework State Incentive Grant, SPF SIG, committee.

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Related Topix: Webster City, IA, Randall, IA

The Daily Freeman-Journal

Hamilton County ISU Alumni Club annual picnic set

Alumni and friends of Iowa State University are invited to attend the Hamilton County ISU Alumni Club's annual picnic on Sept.

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Related Topix: Iowa State University, Stanhope, IA

Wed Aug 20, 2014

The Daily Freeman-Journal

Celebrating heritage in WC

Heritage Day returns to Webster City on Saturday. Festivities will be held at Wilson Brewer Park.

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Related Topix: Webster City, IA, Events, Animation Movies, Short, Comedy Movies, Thriller, Family, Superman, Action Movies, Adventure, Science Fiction Movies

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