30°FFairFull Forecast


  • Come to Creston: Arts annual meeting, party

    All are invited to Creston: Arts annual meeting and party 7 to 9 p.m. Jan. 10 at The Lobby, 303 W. Adams St.
    Dec. 30, 2014 - 12:56 pm
  • Waddingham: Checking off a bucket list item to start the new year

    Halfway through Sunday's football games, I was worried my final fantasy football update of the year wouldn't include a league championship.
    Dec. 30, 2014 - 11:31 am
  • Nelson leaving hospital board after 14 years

    Last Monday was his last meeting on the Greater Regional Medical Center (GRMC) Board of Trustees. Dennis Nelson of Creston is leaving the board after ...
    Dec. 30, 2014 - 11:26 am
  • Health officials say influenza spreading in Iowa

    DES MOINES (AP) — Health officials say cases of influenza are spreading across Iowa.The Iowa Departm ...
    Dec. 30, 2014 - 11:25 am
  • Group using bar napkins to combat drunken driving

    SIOUX CITY (AP) — A group in Sioux City plans to distribute 36,000 bright yellow bar napkins that encourage people to avoid driving after drinking in ...
    Jan. 2, 2015 - 11:17 am
  • New Year's advice from Creston PD

    It's the time of year again when everyone starts imagining their lists of resolutions and preparing for one last holiday. With New Year's Eve tomorrow ...
    Dec. 30, 2014 - 11:21 am
  • Obama warns GOP he plans to use veto pen in 2015

    HONOLULU (AP) — Warning from President Barack Obama to congressional Republicans: I have a veto pen and, come January, I won’t be afraid to use it.
    Dec. 29, 2014 - 2:11 pm
  • Data: Iowa school buses flagged for safety issues

    DES MOINES (AP) — The number of Iowa school buses flagged for repeated safety citations has nearly doubled since 2012, according to data compiled by T ...
    Dec. 29, 2014 - 2:10 pm
  • Young generation no slouches at volunteering

    WASHINGTON (AP) — Tired of hearing people grouse about a tuned-out, apathetic younger generation?Wel ...
    Dec. 29, 2014 - 2:11 pm
  • What's happening at Corning Opera House

    CORNING — The historic Corning Opera House Cultural Center has a full schedule for January, that includes ballroom dancing lessons, Blend DoWop, after ...
    Dec. 29, 2014 - 11:34 am
  • Norton becomes county's 100th Eagle Scout

    Kiernan Norton, 17, the son of Tim and Bunny Norton of Creston, received the highest designation a Boy Scout can earn — the Eagle Scout Award, an unde ...
    Jan. 2, 2015 - 11:17 am
  • Man faces charges in stabbing in Adams County

    PRESCOTT (AP) — Authorities say a man faces charges in connection to a stabbing in southern Iowa. Th ...
    Dec. 29, 2014 - 11:00 am
  • CHS calendar

    Dec. 29-Jan. 2MondayNo school. Winter vacation.High school gym closed for refinishing.TuesdayNo scho ...
    Dec. 29, 2014 - 7:22 am
  • Cramer to march with UNI Panthers in London's New Year's Day Parade

    CEDAR FALLS — Jessica Cramer, member of the Panther Marching Band at the University of Northern Iowa and a Creston High School alum, will be appearing ...
    Dec. 29, 2014 - 7:21 am
  • Congregate meals

    Creston mealsDec. 29-Jan. 2Menu subject to change.Reservations are required the day before. Call 641 ...
    Dec. 29, 2014 - 7:19 am
  • Reader Poll

    Do you plan to watch "American Sniper" at the theater?
    Not sure