News

  • New study shows wine industry surging in Iowa

    (MCT) — The Iowa wine industry has seen jumps in production and consumption in recent years, and the ...
    April 16, 2014 - 11:13 am
  • Chronic wasting disease found in wild deer

    OTTUMWA (MCT) — Since 2002, the Iowa Department of Natural Resources has collected more than 50,000 ...
    April 16, 2014 - 11:08 am
  • Think globally, act locally

    Local businesses, organizations and individuals are paying it forward next week in a big way. Southw ...
    April 16, 2014 - 1:57 pm
  • Carcasses dumped in Des Moines River

    OTTUMWA (MCT) — The Blackhawk access off Quincy Avenue is not one of the more pleasant places in Ott ...
    April 15, 2014 - 11:15 am
  • More US consumers are seeking medical care, report shows

    (MCT) — A historic slowdown in U.S. health care spending in recent years may be drawing to a close.A ...
    April 15, 2014 - 11:13 am
  • Reha named new veteran affairs director

    A new veteran affairs director has been named for Union County.Blaize Reha, an Army veteran, was una ...
    April 15, 2014 - 11:12 am
  • Supervisors approve expanding hog facility

    In a 2-1 decision, the Union County Board of Supervisors voted to approve the recommendation to allow construction that would expand an existing hog c ...
    April 16, 2014 - 1:57 pm
  • Nuisance complaint served in Kent

    Union County Board of Supervisors were notified of a property nuisance complaint that has been served in Kent, 1097 244th Street, April 8 by the Union ...
    April 15, 2014 - 11:12 am
  • 'To Comfort A King' brings life to Biblical character

    By COURTNEY DAKECNA newsroom assistant cdake@crestonnews.com“They searched throughout ...
    April 14, 2014 - 11:17 am
  • Senate sends social host legislation to governor

    DES MOINES (MCT) — Hosts who knowingly allow minors to consume alcoholic beverages on their property ...
    April 14, 2014 - 11:07 am
  • CHS calendar

    April 14-19Monday4 p.m. JV/varsity girls tennis at Corning; JV/varsity boys tennis against Corning, ...
    April 11, 2014 - 11:59 am
  • Nearly $100,000 available to Union County

    The Endow Union County – South Central Iowa Community Foundation (SCICF) grant deadline is approaching. To be considered for a grant, applications mus ...
    April 11, 2014 - 11:57 am
  • Up in Smoke adds brick oven pizzas to menu

    AFTON — Up in Smoke Barbecue, 302 N. Douglas St., in Afton is adding a new way to enjoy their barbecued brisket, pulled pork and chicken — brick oven ...
    April 11, 2014 - 11:09 am
  • CSD tax levy percentage stays same, cost increases

    Creston Community School District will hold a hearing for the proposed fiscal year 2015 budget at the school board's regularly scheduled meeting 6 p.m ...
    April 11, 2014 - 10:46 am
  • Rumors tonight at SWCC

    If you’re looking to hear a juicy rumor, head to Southwestern Community College (SWCC) tonight.South ...
    April 11, 2014 - 11:18 am
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