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  • Dance classes offered at Warren Center

    GREENFIELD — Learn to dance at the Warren Cultural Center in Greenfield. Experienced dance instructors Aimee and Jerry Reynolds are offering two adult ...
    Jan. 7, 2015 - 11:24 am
  • Empowering Adair County Foundation present grand awards

    GREENFIELD — Empowering Adair County Foundation presented grant awards totaling $89,793.15 last Monday.
    Jan. 7, 2015 - 11:23 am
  • Training/information session on Iowa Fire Bridge to be held at SWCC

    To assist with the implementation of Iowa Fire Bridge and to offer ongoing support for the program, the Fire Service Training Bureau will be holding t ...
    Jan. 7, 2015 - 11:22 am
  • Open coffee planned

    An open coffee will be held 8:30 to 10 a.m. Friday at Kelly's Flowers and Garden Cafe, 911 N. Sumner.
    Jan. 7, 2015 - 11:21 am
  • Joni Ernst sworn in as Iowa's newest US senator

    DES MOINES (AP) — Iowa’s newly sworn-in Sen. Joni Ernst said Tuesday that she is thrilled to be getting down to business.
    Jan. 7, 2015 - 10:55 am
  • 12 dead in attack on Paris newspaper, including the editor

    PARIS (AP) — Masked gunmen shouting “Allahu akbar!” stormed the Paris offices of a satirical newspaper Wednesday, killing 12 people including the edit ...
    Jan. 7, 2015 - 10:55 am
  • Monday elected Supervisors chairman for 2015

    The Union County Board of Supervisors met Friday at the Union County Courthouse to elect a new chairman for the 2015 calendar year and get organized f ...
    Jan. 7, 2015 - 10:51 am
  • Arctic blast likely to cause damage in Midwest wheat belt

    WICHITA, Kan. (AP) — Arctic air pushing into the nation’s Midwest wheat belt later this week is expected to cause some winterkill damage to wheat fiel ...
    Jan. 7, 2015 - 10:51 am
  • Afton teenagers reported missing

    Three teenagers were reported missing Monday from their homes in Afton. According to Afton Police Chief John Coulter, Afton Police Department took a m ...
    Jan. 7, 2015 - 10:55 am
  • Officials investigate death of Iowa boy diagnosed with flu

    DES MOINES (AP) — Public health officials are investigating the death of a 7-year-old Iowa boy who was diagnosed with influenza.
    Jan. 7, 2015 - 10:52 am
  • Jumpstart Jam gives preview for YMCA fitness classes

    The Southern Prairie YMCA is working to help people stay motivated for their New Year's fitness resolutions with Jumpstart Jam 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturd ...
    Jan. 7, 2015 - 11:02 am
  • Creston's first baby of 2015

    The first baby of the new year has already been released from Greater Regional Medical Center and is home safe with his parents.
    Jan. 9, 2015 - 11:13 am
  • Bitter cold hits southwest Iowa Wednesday

    A wind chill warning has been issued by National Weather Service (NWS) from midnight to noon Wednesday for much of Iowa, including Union County.
    Jan. 6, 2015 - 2:19 pm
  • College news

    Graceland UniversityLAMONI — The honor roll lists for Graceland University’s 2014 fall term have bee ...
    Jan. 6, 2015 - 12:04 pm
  • Chris Christie to attend Branstad's inauguration

    DES MOINES (AP) — New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie will be in Iowa next week to attend Gov. Terry Branstad’s inauguration.
    Jan. 6, 2015 - 11:01 am
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