The KNIA/KRLS Home Shopping Extravaganza begins today. The event will from 10am-noon and 1pm-5pm today through Thursday. More than a quarter million dollars’ worth of merchandise is up for grabs this year, including a 2012 Chevy Silverado, two riding lawnmowers, and a golf cart from Golf Cars of Iowa. There will also be the usual favorites, like restaurant gift certificates and hotel stays. You can see a full list at the Home Shopping Extravaganza page .