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Osceola County Child Care Initiative Fund Launched

One step in the Osceola County Child Care Strategic Plan is to “Establish a county-wide child care initiative fund.” And that fund is now ready to go. The Osceola County…

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Community Foundation of Osceola County 2022-2023 Grant Cycle Update

September 16, 2022 The Community Foundation of Osceola County board has decided to defer a new grant cycle until early 2023. Therefore, it will not open up the application period this…

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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…

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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…

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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 xosceola@iastate.edu

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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…

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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…