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  • No charges for Iowa student in fatal fight

    COUNCIL BLUFFS (AP) — A male student involved in a school fight that led to the death of a 17-year-old student will not be charged because he used leg ...
    Oct. 2, 2014 - 3:10 pm
  • Harkin to visit Creston

    Sen. Tom Harkin will be in Creston 9 a.m. Monday. He will have breakfast with folks at Adams Street Espresso in Uptown Creston. Come buy breakfast and ...
    Oct. 2, 2014 - 12:43 pm
  • Adair County youths to celebrate National 4-H Week Oct. 5-11

    October 5-11 is National 4-H Week and Adair County 4-H is celebrating the 4-H youths who have made an impact on the community, and are stepping up to ...
    Oct. 2, 2014 - 12:42 pm
  • Longtime broadcaster joins Creston Hall of Fame

    Gary Bucklin may not have been born with a microphone in his hands, but it didn’t come much later. T ...
    Oct. 6, 2014 - 12:09 pm
  • New 4-H member/parent meeting scheduled for Adair County

    GREENFIELD — New 4-H member/parent meeting is scheduled 5:30 to 7 p.m. Oct. 7 4-H/FFA Center at Adair County Fairgrounds in Greenfield. Come early and ...
    Oct. 1, 2014 - 12:21 pm
  • Auditions planned for madrigal dinner

    CORNING — The first Corning Opera House Cultural Center madrigal dinner will be Dec. 6 and 7. Performances will include a full sit-down dinner, Renai ...
    Oct. 1, 2014 - 12:17 pm
  • Huff receives National Research Service Award

    IOWA CITY — University of Iowa graduate student Mary Huff, a native of Greenfield, was recently awarded a National Research Service Award (NRSA) from ...
    Oct. 1, 2014 - 12:16 pm
  • Creston Schools Hall of Fame inductee: Russell Hobbs

    He was tall, having been a record-setting baskeball player at Peru State in his native state of Nebraska.
    Oct. 3, 2014 - 11:06 am
  • Fourth annual Fête de Maїs to be held at French Icarian Village

    CORNING — Tickets are now on sale for the traditional Icarian fall supper, Fête de Maїs, on Friday at French Icarian Village, 2349 220th St., Corning.
    Sept. 30, 2014 - 12:44 pm
  • SWCC’s Wangberg receives Children’s Champion Award

    Terry Wangberg, early childhood program director at Southwestern Community College (SWCC) in Creston, has been named the 2014 Iowa Children’s Champion ...
    Sept. 30, 2014 - 12:43 pm
  • Events coming to Corning Opera House

    CORNING — Two events are coming to Corning Opera House Cultural Center, 800 Davis Ave., Corning, in October: ROUTE 66 and Dave Rudolph’s Family Spookt ...
    Sept. 30, 2014 - 12:40 pm
  • Celebrate National 4-H Week Oct. 5-11

    More than six million young people across the country will celebrate National 4-H Week, an annual celebration of 4-H during the first full week of Oct ...
    Sept. 30, 2014 - 12:37 pm
  • Woods among first to become certified elected municipal official

    Warren Woods, mayor for the city of Creston, is among five elected city officials to be awarded the Certified Elected Municipal Official (CEMO) design ...
    Sept. 30, 2014 - 10:58 am
  • Taking flight

    Even though it is a small improvement, Iowa’s bird hunters are happy about moving in the right direction.
    Oct. 1, 2014 - 11:40 am
  • Body found in car identified as ISU student

    DES MOINES (AP) — A body found in the trunk of a car in Iowa City was identified Monday as that of an Iowa State University student missing for more t ...
    Sept. 30, 2014 - 3:33 pm
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