"The Northwest Iowa Lifelong Learning and Recreation Center has become a reality for Northwest Iowa Community College and the area through collaboration. Through partnerships between the College, the City of Sheldon, Sanford Sheldon Medical Center and with your help has resulted in a state-of-the-art facility that will provide years of recreation and enhanced learning to the area." - NCC President, Alethea Stubbe
There are many reasons why the Northwest Iowa way of life is attracting people to start a business, get a higher education or begin a family. It’s not just the Midwest work ethic or the small town feel, because Northwest Iowa is so much more.
From nationally superior schools to the many recreational outlets, northwest Iowa is a terrific place to raise a family and work. With boating, hunting, taking in historic sites and the occasional theatre show, the options are endless and it can all be done in Northwest Iowa.
"People who call Hawarden home enjoy all the benefits of small town Midwest living - low crime rate, abundant recreational activities, and the small town atmosphere." Chief Mike Debruin