BIg Challenge

The Big Challenge opens soon!

The Big Challenge registration will be opening up on September 5th! $10,000 will be up for grabs. Click HERE for more information. The BIG Challenge is a program for entrepreneurs…

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Hawkeye Point enhances campgrounds

May 20, 2022: The Hawkeye Point campground now has four sites with concrete pads, just in time for a busy summer! Thanks to grants from the Lyon County Riverboat Foundation…

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Sesquicentennial celebrations launch May 1

Osceola County, the City of Sibley and the Osceola County Fair will all celebrate 150 years in 2022! Celebrations and event will be held all over the county starting on…


Osceola County Communities receive state housing assessment grants

Gov. Kim Reynolds and the Iowa Economic Development Authority announced more than $500,000 in grant funding will be awarded to rural communities across the state through the Governor’s Empower Rural…

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Community Foundation of Osceola County announces 2021-2022 grant recipients

The Community Foundation of Osceola County (CFOC) has awarded grants totaling $127,300.19 to 32 organizations and communities throughout Osceola County Since the Community Foundation of Osceola County was established, nearly…

Customer service

Customer Service workshop to be held in Sibley

Please pre-register by calling or emailing ISU Extension & Outreach Osceola County at 712-754-3648 or email


Wollmuth Insurance wins The BIG Challenge

The BIG Challenge Winners Announced Wollmuth Insurance of Sibley earns top prize in regional entrepreneurial contest. People from across the region gathered in Le Mars, Iowa on November 18th to attend The…

CFE Award recipients Steve Peterson, Rob Jacobs and presenter Dennis Dokter

CFE among award winners at NWID Partner Meeting

Cooperative Farmers Elevator (CFE) was among three businesses and organizations recognized at the 11th Annual Northwest Iowa Development (NWID) Partner Meeting at the Hawarden Community Center in Hawarden on September…


Osceola County Child Care Needs Presentation

The Osceola County child care steering committee will hold a public meeting at 6pm on Tuesday, August 31 to share insights into the recent strategic planning process and steps going…


Twenty Participate in Osceola County Leading Communities

SIBLEY, Iowa – Twenty local community members completed Iowa State University Extension and Outreach’s Leading Communities offered in Osceola County throughout the spring and summer. The Leading Communities program helps…