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Wednesday, March 22, 2017 - 11:50am
     The Rockwell City Council approved a change to the city ordinance when it came to nuisances.      The Council had heard concerns from residents about a semi-truck running for long periods of time.  ...
Wednesday, March 22, 2017 - 11:50am
     The West Fork Board of Education discussed and approved the school budget for the 2017-18 school year, and discussed the possibility of using a food management firm to take over food operations at West Fork.    ...
Wednesday, March 22, 2017 - 11:46am
Dougherty celebrated its Irish roots during St. Patrick’s Day with their 15 th annual Homemade Soup Contest at the old school gym next to the closed St. Patrick’s Church. The American Legion hosted the contest and Dougherty’s own...
Wednesday, March 22, 2017 - 11:43am
New Executive Director of the Iowa Democratic Party talks of journey to politics Kevin Geiken was just looking for a free burger and a soda when he wandered into a Charles City campaign office for Democratic Party Presidential Candidate Barack Obama...
Wednesday, March 22, 2017 - 10:48am
A small group gathered to voice concerns and give opinions to a member from Sen. Joni Ernst’s office at the Rockwell Public Library on March 15. Brittany Carroll, Regional Director for the Ernst Office, visited Rockwell to get constituents...
Monday, March 20, 2017 - 4:03pm
Janet L. Dorenkamp, 62, of Clear Lake, Iowa, passed away Saturday, March 18, 2017, in Clear Lake. A memorial service will be held at 10:30 a.m., Friday, March 24, 2017, at Zion Reformed Church in rural Sheffield, with Rev. Arthur J. Zewert...
Thursday, March 16, 2017 - 11:30am
Delmar Brady, 86, of Latimer passed away Tuesday, March 14, 2017, at the Sheffield Care Center. Funeral services will be held 10:30 a.m., Saturday, March 18, at Immanuel United Church of Christ in Latimer with Rev. Diane Friedericks presiding....
Wednesday, March 15, 2017 - 3:40pm
Ryan Stock, 41, of Mason City, died on Wednesday, March 8, 2017, at his home in Mason City. Visitation will be held on Saturday, March 11 from 2-4 p.m., at the Sietsema-Vogel Funeral Home in Hampton. No services will be held. Burial will take place...
Wednesday, March 15, 2017 - 3:39pm
Arlo Oscar Erickson died on Sunday, February 19, 2017, at the Wellspring Meadows Assisted LivingIn Hayden, Idaho. A memorial service was held on Saturday, March 4th at the Yates Funeral Chapel in Hayden, Idaho. Memorials in Arlo Erickson’s...
Wednesday, March 15, 2017 - 3:38pm
     The Thornton City Council approved a $5 service charge on resident’s monthly water bills at their regular meeting on March 7.      The Council held a public hearing on the matter, and with no comments...
Wednesday, March 15, 2017 - 3:37pm
Swaledale is turning 125 years old on June 24, and the town is currently planning a celebration. Mayor John Drury said the committee meets regularly to discuss events and possibilities, and has a few activities planned already. There will be a...
Wednesday, March 15, 2017 - 3:36pm
Decorated Vietnam War Veteran, Les Corporon, receives a citation from the Daughters of the American Revolution honoring his valor, service and sacrifice in the Vietnam War. He also received a commemorative pin from the V.A. recognizing the 50th...
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