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  • College news

    Drake UniversityDES MOINES — The following area residents graduated from Drake University at the con ...
    July 16, 2014 - 12:57 pm
  • Creston mayor searching for new councilperson

    This month, Creston Mayor Warren Woods will be searching for a new Creston City Council member. The ...
    July 16, 2014 - 11:50 am
  • SWCC's chief financial officer leaving

    Southwestern Community College is losing another staff member. Teresa Krejci, the college's chief financial officer, is leaving the college. Her last ...
    July 16, 2014 - 11:50 am
  • Canned good entries being accepted for Union County Fair

    Area residents are invited to enter canned goods and/or frozen jams, jellies or spreads in the canned good department competition at the Union County ...
    July 16, 2014 - 10:59 am
  • Andreasen achieves senior master technician

    Bob King, field service engineer with Ford Motor Company, stopped by Creston Automotive to recognize Brian Andreasen with his senior master technician ...
    July 16, 2014 - 10:57 am
  • Adair County Health System Launches My ACHS Portal

    GREENFIELD — Adair County Health System (ACHS) announced the launch of a patient portal, giving patients secure online access to their medical informa ...
    July 16, 2014 - 10:57 am
  • FBLA students attend National Leadership Conference

    Ten members of Creston Future Business Leaders of America (FBLA) spent June 29 through July competing in eight different events at the National Leader ...
    July 16, 2014 - 10:58 am
  • Before I die I want to...

    What’s important to you? Around the globe, people are answering that question on public installation ...
    July 15, 2014 - 1:59 pm
  • Creston half marathon raises $1,500

    The money has been counted. Mindy Stalker, organizer of the inaugural Creston half marathon and 5K run/walk, reports $1,500 was raised July 3 during t ...
    July 18, 2014 - 11:32 am
  • Floriculture entries sought for Union County Fair

    AFTON — Afton Federated Garden Club encourages flower lovers to enter horticulture specimens, container grown plants and design division entries at th ...
    July 15, 2014 - 12:39 pm
  • Team trap shoot to be held in Corning

    CORNING — The annual team trap shoot at Corning Gun Club will be 5 p.m. both July 17 and 24.Teams mu ...
    July 15, 2014 - 12:38 pm
  • Creston area students honored at National SkillsUSA Championships

    KANSAS CITY, Mo. — Students from Creston area high school and college technical education programs won the nation’s highest awards at the SkillsUSA Na ...
    July 14, 2014 - 12:25 pm
  • Union County 4-H Communications Day held

    Union County 4-H held Communications Day July 1 at Southwestern Community College. At the event, 4-Hers had the opportunity to give a presentation, pe ...
    July 14, 2014 - 12:24 pm
  • Delay the Disease presentation Thursday

    While Parkinsons Disease is not curable, there are some ways to delay its advance and one approach is through regular exercise. Mandy Travis Henderso ...
    July 14, 2014 - 11:23 am
  • How sweet it is

    One of the summer's most popular vegetable sides will be available from roadside stands from now through the end of August.
    July 21, 2014 - 12:09 pm
  • Reader Poll

    What's your favorite Union County Fair event?
    Beef show
    Queen contest
    Demolition derby
    Donkey races
    Other (Place your answer on the CNA Facebook page)