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Spencer experiencing flooding in some areas this morning
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Spencer experiencing flooding in some areas this morning

A large amount of rain has caused flooding in some areas of Spencer Thursday morning. In some cases, streets had to be closed because the water was too deep for cars to pass through safely. “You had surface water flooding, which was coming off higher-elevation farm fields or surrounding land,” Public Works Director Mark White...

Governor issues disaster proclamation for Clay County, eight other counties
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Governor issues disaster proclamation for Clay County, eight other counties

DES MOINES, Iowa – Gov. Kim Reynolds issued a disaster proclamation Thursday for Clay County and eight other counties in response to flooding and severe weather beginning June 14. The governor’s proclamation allows state resources to be utilized to respond to and recover from the effects of this severe weather in Clay, Dickinson, Emmet, Kossuth,...