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  • Applications being accepted for 2015-16 savings incentive program

    AMES — Are you a beginning or aspiring farmer who could benefit from a network of experienced farmers and a savings match while creating a successful ...
    Sept. 24, 2014 - 3:16 pm
  • Oncology, hematology now offered in Adair County

    GREENFIELD — Adair County Health System is adding services to Adair County Medical Clinics and Adair County Memorial Hospital. Beginning this month, A ...
    Sept. 24, 2014 - 3:14 pm
  • 4-H records due Oct. 1 in Adair County

    GREENFIELD — Record keeping is one of the experiences unique to the 4-H program. Throughout the year members are encouraged to set goals and record th ...
    Sept. 24, 2014 - 3:15 pm
  • Greater Regional cardiac rehabilitation program certified by industry leader

    Greater Regional Medical Center's cardiac rehabilitation program has been certified by the American Association of Cardiovascular and Pulmonary Rehabi ...
    Sept. 24, 2014 - 3:13 pm
  • Giza property on Townline will remain C-2

    The plot of land on the southwest corner of Townline Street and Sumner Avenue owned by Jesse and Amber Giza of Creston will not be rezoned from C-2 li ...
    Sept. 25, 2014 - 11:51 am
  • High school students invited to SmartStart Kickoff at SWCC

    Southwestern Community College (SWCC) will sponsor the 2014 SmartStart Kickoff for high school students 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Oct. 8 on the SWCC Creston c ...
    Sept. 24, 2014 - 10:53 am
  • Ford to raise money for Creston Activities Booster Club

    Creston Automotive and Ford Motor Company will once again be partnering to help raise money for the Creston High School Activities Booster Club.
    Sept. 24, 2014 - 10:53 am
  • Foresters expect 'brilliant' fall foliage

    As the season changes from summer to autumn, the leaves on the trees start the transition from lively green leaves to yellow, orange, purple and red f ...
    Sept. 24, 2014 - 2:16 pm
  • Banned Books Week: celebrating the freedom to read

    What do the Bible, The Adventures of Captain Underpants and The Catcher in the Rye have in common? All three have found themselves on a list of the mo ...
    Sept. 23, 2014 - 3:08 pm
  • Propane price not expected to surge, but, why wait?

    When propane prices tripled in January, some consumers were caught off guard. Are propane prices expected to soar this winter? Not likely.
    Sept. 23, 2014 - 2:16 pm
  • 2014 CROP Walk planned

    The 2014 Union County CROP Hunger Walk will be held 3 p.m. Oct. 5. Participants will meet at the gazebo south of the Greater Regional Medical Arts Pla ...
    Sept. 23, 2014 - 12:34 pm
  • Multi-talent comedian Taylor Mason coming to Warren Center

    GREENFIELD — Combining ventriloquism, music and comedy, Taylor Mason presents a fun-filled show for all ages, and will perform 7 p.m. Oct. 4 at Warren ...
    Sept. 23, 2014 - 12:31 pm
  • Creston Head Start sponsors Child and Adult Food Care Program

    MATURA Head Start announces its sponsorship of the Child and Adult Care Food Program. Meals are provided without regard to race, color, national orig ...
    Sept. 23, 2014 - 12:29 pm
  • All children at Early Childhood Center receive free meals

    According to Nora Sprague, food service director at Creston Schools, all children attending the Early Childhood Center, regardless of household income ...
    Sept. 23, 2014 - 12:28 pm
  • U of I Chamber Orchestra to perform at Warren Center

    GREENFIELD — The University of Iowa Chamber Orchestra will perform a "Bach Family Festival" 7 p.m. Sept. 25 at Warren Cultural Center in Greenfield. T ...
    Sept. 23, 2014 - 12:26 pm
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