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  • Salsa canning workshop to be held Sept. 9

    ORIENT — Learn safe, research-based methods for water bath canning and freezing during a workshop 5 to 9 p.m. Sept. 9 at Henry A. Wallace Country Life ...
    Aug. 12, 2014 - 12:12 pm
  • Condominium development being considered in Corning

    CORNING — Don and Austin Sonntag of Sonntag Development LLC are working with Adams Community Economic Development Corporation (ACEDC) to investigate c ...
    Aug. 12, 2014 - 10:56 am
  • What a concept

    With the launch of its fourth location, residents of southwest Iowa now have greater access to the Hazel Marie’s boutique shopping experience.
    Aug. 11, 2014 - 5:52 pm
  • Grassley's regional director to hold office hours in the area

    Sen. Chuck Grassley’s regional director based in Des Moines, Aaron McKay, will be holding open office hours this week and next. The office hours provi ...
    Aug. 11, 2014 - 11:11 am
  • Public hearing set for sale of Lincoln School

    Creston City Council voted 4-0 Friday evening to set a public hearing to sell Lincoln School in Creston.
    Aug. 9, 2014 - 11:11 am
  • Prime Time Connection luncheon planned

    Creston Prime Time Connection invites women to a luncheon 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. Wednesday at First United Methodist Church, 400 N. Elm St.
    Aug. 8, 2014 - 11:23 am
  • Opposing signals

    BNSF Railway has reached a tentative agreement with its largest labor union to allow a one-man crew to drive trains that are equipped with a federal m ...
    Aug. 13, 2014 - 12:30 pm
  • High Lakes Leadership Initiative seeks nominations

    The High Lakes Leadership Initiative Board of Directors is now seeking nominations for the class of 2015. This local leadership development opportunit ...
    Aug. 8, 2014 - 8:20 pm
  • Creston mealsAug. 11-15Menu subject to change.Reservations are required the day before. Call 641-782 ...
    Aug. 8, 2014 - 11:01 am
  • Reunion

    McFee ReunionDescendants of Alexander McFee gathered in Creston the weekend of Aug. 2-3. Donna McFee ...
    Aug. 8, 2014 - 11:00 am
  • CHS calendar

    Aug. 11-16Monday7 a.m. cross country practice, SWCC.8 a.m. high school football practice.9 a.m. chee ...
    Aug. 8, 2014 - 10:59 am
  • Club news

    TOPS 1338TOPS 1338 Creston meets Mondays at 5 p.m. for weigh-in and meeting at 5:30 p.m.July 14 the ...
    Aug. 8, 2014 - 10:10 am
  • Omaha developer wants to purchase Lincoln School

    An Omaha development company wants to purchase Lincoln School in Creston. That is the reason a speci ...
    Aug. 7, 2014 - 7:37 pm
  • College news

    AIB College of BusinessDES MOINES — Brian Newcomb of Creston has been honored as a presidential scho ...
    Aug. 7, 2014 - 11:10 am
  • Paying tribute one mile at a time

    Today is day 29 of a coast-to-coast adventure for Jeff Moore. On Tuesday, Moore will be arriving in Creston, where he will be hosted overnight at the ...
    Aug. 13, 2014 - 12:30 pm
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