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03/22/2017 - 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 Denny Campbell led the event. There were 17 different soups to choose from this year, ranging from spicy chili, traditional corned beef and cabbage to...
03/22/2017 - 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 in 2007.      The Dumont native had been on a self-proclaimed “choose-...
03/22/2017 - 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 concerns and relay them to their senator. About 10 people were at the library, and there was initial...
03/15/2017 - 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 anniversary of the Vietnam War. Chapter 790 of the Vietnam Veterans of America is assisting the DAR with...
03/15/2017 - 3:33pm
Two residents were vying for the seat The Sheffield City Council and Mayor Nick Wilson appointed a new member to the Council after Ron Simmons abruptly resigned Feb. 14. Two Sheffield residents, James Robbins and Sheri Bogue, applied to be the new Council member. After Councilman Brad Mulford looked over the applications that he previously...
03/15/2017 - 3:31pm
                The 45th edition of the Register’s Annual Great Bike Ride Across Iowa (RAGBRAI) will be visiting north central Iowa.                 The ride across Iowa that attracts thousands of bike riders, bike enthusiasts...
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