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  • CHS Inc. donates $2,500 to local charities

    CHS Inc. — North America’s leading farmer-owned cooperative and a global energy, grains and foods company — presented five Creston organizations nomin ...
    Sept. 25, 2014 - 2:04 pm
  • Throwback Thursday

    Today is Sept. 25, 2014, the 268th day of the year. There are 97 days left in 2014. Below are news items from the Creston News Advertiser for this wee ...
    Sept. 25, 2014 - 1:47 pm
  • Gospel quartet to perform Sunday

    Life Church, Assembly of God, 417 Wyoming Ave., Creston, will have "Sounds of Inspiration," a Southern gospel men's quartet from Newton, coming to min ...
    Sept. 25, 2014 - 12:42 pm
  • College news

    Des Moines Area Community CollegeDes Moines Area Community College (DMACC) students from the Creston ...
    Sept. 25, 2014 - 12:41 pm
  • City's traffic safety improvement project 65% complete

    A traffic safety improvement project currently being completed at the Elm Street and New York Avenue railroad crossings in uptown Creston is about 65 ...
    Sept. 25, 2014 - 2:06 pm
  • White House: Holder resigning as attorney general

    WASHINGTON (AP) — Eric Holder, who served as the public face of the Obama administration’s legal fight against terrorism and weighed in on issues of r ...
    Sept. 26, 2014 - 10:24 am
  • A different kind of Panther pride

    Jana Johnson has shown her Panther pride even after graduating from Creston High School by being active in her college's organizations, and being one ...
    Sept. 25, 2014 - 11:51 am
  • Panther Lanes under new management

    Panther Lanes has reopened this month under new management. Mike Monroe, general manager, said many ...
    Sept. 25, 2014 - 11:51 am
  • 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
  • Reader Poll

    Will Joni Ernst or Bruce Braley win the U.S. Senate seat?
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