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  • Volunteer food bank, customer service workers needed

    Christiana Iyagbaye Sr. Memorial Foundation, a "caring and can-do" not-for-profit corporation, is in need of volunteers to work its food bank and char ...
    Jan. 21, 2015 - 12:36 pm
  • City's franchise fee passes first reading

    The first reading of the city's franchise fee passed 4-3 Tuesday evening, despite strong push back from citizens and business owners.
    Jan. 21, 2015 - 11:10 am
  • Concerns raised about bullying within NV cheerleading squad

    GREENFIELD — Concerns about bullying within the Nodaway Valley cheerleading program were raised during the Nodaway Valley School Board's regularly sch ...
    Jan. 21, 2015 - 11:10 am
  • SWICO revitalizes discussion for Hwy 34 expansion

    The Southwest Iowa Coalition (SWICO) took the first step toward working with the Iowa Department of Transportation (IDOT) to expand Highway 34 to four ...
    Jan. 23, 2015 - 11:59 am
  • Creston Arts to host social art studio

    Creston Arts will be hosting two social art studios this weekend: 7 to 9 p.m. Saturday for individuals 21 and older; and 1 to 3 p.m. Sunday for all ag ...
    Jan. 20, 2015 - 12:32 pm
  • Friends of the Library to hold workshop

    Friends of the Library are having a workshop to qualify current Hy-Vee receipts. Working hours will be 10 a.m. to noon, 1 to 3 p.m. and 6 to 8 p.m. We ...
    Jan. 20, 2015 - 12:31 pm
  • Private pesticide applicator re-certification class to be held Jan. 22

    CORNING — A private pesticide applicator re-certification (CIC) training has been set for 1:30 p.m. Thursday at Corning Community Center, 601 Sixth St ...
    Jan. 19, 2015 - 12:59 pm
  • Franchise fee would cost CHS $90K annually

    How much will your gas and electric bill rise this year? You can get a good idea Tuesday during Creston City Council's first reading of a proposed 5 p ...
    Jan. 19, 2015 - 12:40 pm
  • Saving Charlie

    Creston firefighters saved the life of a 3-year-old yellow lab named Charlie over the weekend.The re ...
    Jan. 23, 2015 - 11:59 am
  • Volunteers needed

    Care Initiatives Hospice is looking for caring, compassionate people in the Creston area to become hospice volunteers.
    Jan. 16, 2015 - 12:34 pm
  • Throwback Thursday

    Today is Jan. 15, the 15th day of the year. There are 350 days left in 2015. Below are news items from the Creston News Advertiser for this week (Jan. ...
    Jan. 16, 2015 - 12:56 pm
  • Three-State Beef Conference highlights options for the future of Iowa's cattle herd

    More than 70 area farmers and students attended the Three-State Beef Conference at Southwestern Community College Tuesday night for three presentation ...
    Jan. 22, 2015 - 3:35 pm
  • CHS calendar

    Jan. 19-24Monday4 p.m. eighth grade boys basketball against Nodaway Valley, here/middle school; seve ...
    Jan. 16, 2015 - 11:07 am
  • Director's workshop to be held at Corning Opera House

    CORNING — Corning Opera House Cultural Center, 800 Davis Avenue, Corning, is hosting a director's workshop for those interested in learning more about ...
    Jan. 15, 2015 - 1:20 pm
  • SWCC to purchase new activities shuttle

    Southwestern Community College Board of Directors unanimously approved the purchase of an activities shuttle during their regularly scheduled meeting ...
    Jan. 15, 2015 - 12:10 pm
  • Reader Poll

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