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  • Adair County Health System to host health care forum for business leaders

    GREENFIELD — Adair County Health System is hosting a forum Sept. 16 to create a dialogue with business leaders and community stakeholders regarding th ...
    Sept. 10, 2014 - 12:58 pm
  • Nawab joins Greater Regional medical staff

    Greater Regional Medical Center welcomes Qurrat-Ul-Ain “Annie” Nawab, M.D., to the Greater Regional medical staff. Nawab is a board certified internal ...
    Sept. 10, 2014 - 12:58 pm
  • Eblen soil conservation poster contest winner

    Morgan Eblen, currently a ninth grader at Creston High School, was the Division 4 (grade 7-9) 2014 State Soil Conservation Poster Contest winner. Eble ...
    Sept. 10, 2014 - 12:55 pm
  • ScrapFest, vendor show to benefit Southwest Iowa Provider Awareness

    Southwest Iowa Provider Awareness is hosting two events Oct. 4. The first event is a ScrapFest. Scrapbookers will scrap from 9 a.m. to 9 p.m. at St. ...
    Sept. 10, 2014 - 12:53 pm
  • SWCC book sales down, many reasons why

    As the saying goes, never judge a book by its cover. There have been changes in ways students study for classes, and one of the most notable is what ...
    Sept. 10, 2014 - 2:21 pm
  • SWCC enrollment up, program updates given at board meeting

    Southwestern Community College held its regularly scheduled meeting Tuesday. Focuses during the meeting were on preliminary fall enrollment, GAP and P ...
    Sept. 10, 2014 - 11:13 am
  • PPEL vote passes despite low voter turnout

    Creston High School Physical Plant and Equipment Levy (PPEL) passed with 73 in favor and 22 against from Tuesday’s election.
    Sept. 10, 2014 - 11:08 am
  • Principal placed on leave after arrest at UI game

    IOWA CITY (AP) — A high school principal was placed on administrative leave after he was arrested on suspicion of public intoxication at the Universit ...
    Sept. 9, 2014 - 3:15 pm
  • Health officials monitor respiratory virus in Iowa

    DES MOINES (AP) — Public health officials on Monday said they're monitoring a high number of reports of a respiratory virus in several Midwest states ...
    Sept. 9, 2014 - 3:01 pm
  • Creston man in critical condition after helicopter crash

    MACEDONIA — Authorities have released the name of the pilot involved in Saturday's helicopter crash in western Iowa. The pilot was Christopher Moore, ...
    Sept. 9, 2014 - 3:12 pm
  • Severe weather possible across SW Iowa tonight

    Severe weather including tornadoes, hail and flash flooding are possible this evening as a strong storm system moves through Iowa.
    Sept. 9, 2014 - 2:53 pm
  • County hires new VA director

    After tabling the motion for a week to review the board's involvement in the hiring process, the Union County Board of Supervisors voted 2-1 to accept ...
    Sept. 9, 2014 - 3:12 pm
  • Ricks-Staggs Scholarship winners recognized

    Seven college students will be recognized during the Afton United Methodist Church services Sept. 14. These seven are recipients of the first Ricks-St ...
    Sept. 9, 2014 - 1:04 pm
  • Photo package: Orient Pumpkin Days

    Orient’s annual Pumpkin Days celebration included a 5K run and walk, parade, sand volleyball tournament, adult bags tournament and much, much more. Th ...
    Sept. 11, 2014 - 2:14 pm
  • 2 Iowa women get married after 72 years together

    DAVENPORT (AP) — More than seven decades after beginning their relationship, Vivian Boyack and Alice "Nonie" Dubes have gotten married.
    Sept. 8, 2014 - 2:47 pm
  • Reader Poll

    Which is your favorite comic on the entertainment page in the Creston News Advertiser?
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