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  • Throwback News

    Editor's note: This feature did not appear in last week because no newspaper was published on Nov. 27 (Thanksgiving Day). Therefore, we are running th ...
    Dec. 1, 2014 - 11:58 am
  • CHS calendar

    Dec. 1-6Monday4 p.m. seventh grade girls basketball at Nodaway Valley Middle School (Greenfield); se ...
    Dec. 1, 2014 - 7:21 am
  • Union County Home Base Iowa sponsors Veterans Support Fund Program

    The Union County Home Base Iowa (UCHBI) Taskforce is seeking support from both community organizations and businesses to promote Creston/Union County ...
    Dec. 1, 2014 - 7:19 am
  • Adults recognized by Adair County 4-H’ers

    GREENFIELD — Adair County 4-H’ers recognized Karen Schulteis and Mark Ruby of Greenfield with 4-H alumni awards during their awards day program Nov. 1 ...
    Dec. 1, 2014 - 7:17 am
  • Basketball game to benefit Kirk Levine

    A benefit for Kirk Levine will be held during the Creston vs. Mount Ayr basketball game Tuesday at Creston High School.
    Nov. 28, 2014 - 11:00 am
  • Growers grateful for higher Christmas tree prices

    DES MOINES (AP) — Christmas tree likely will cost a little more this year, and growers like John Tillman say it's about time.
    Nov. 28, 2014 - 10:51 am
  • Margaret Roberts — Corning

    Margaret Roberts, 95, of Corning died Nov. 26, 2014, at Greater Regional Hospice Home in Creston.Fun ...
    Nov. 28, 2014 - 10:58 am
  • Position open on Creston City Water Works Utility Board

    The city has an opening effective Jan. 1 for a new member of the Creston City Water Works Utility Board. This is for a six year term ending Dec. 31, 2 ...
    Nov. 26, 2014 - 1:01 pm
  • Pro-Ag outlook meeting scheduled

    GREENFIELD — Producers and ag professionals are invited to attend a Pro-Ag Outlook meeting 9 to 11:30 a.m. Dec. 5 at the Warren Cultural Center audito ...
    Nov. 26, 2014 - 1:01 pm
  • Pulmonology now being offered in Adair County

    GREENFIELD — Beginning Dec. 16, Adair County Health System will be offering a pulmonary clinic from its specialty clinic at the hospital. Sherif O. El ...
    Nov. 26, 2014 - 12:58 pm
  • Farm Bill meeting to be held in Greenfield

    Iowa State University Extension and the United States Department of Agriculture Farm Service Agency will be hosting a Farm Bill meeting 9:30 to 11:30 ...
    Nov. 26, 2014 - 12:58 pm
  • Adair County 4-H clubs, 4-H’ers recognized

    GREENFIELD — Adair County 4-H clubs were recognized for their outstanding work during the group’s annual 4-H Awards Day Nov. 16th at the Warren Cultur ...
    Nov. 26, 2014 - 12:58 pm
  • Quick news: No newspaper Thursday

    No newspaper on Thanksgiving. The Creston News Advertiser will not be printed Thursday for the Thanksgiving holiday. We will be back on our normal sch ...
    Nov. 26, 2014 - 11:45 am
  • Iowa in top 5 states that love 'Green Bean Casserole'

    In a recent nationwide survey of 1,500 people, Iowa ranked number 4 in its love of the savory side dish. Kentucky, Wisconsin and Missouri all carried ...
    Nov. 26, 2014 - 11:42 am
  • Creston School Board approves 2016 Italy trip

    Buongiorno! That simple word, Italian for good morning, might be something some Creston High School students and staff will have to learn come 2016, w ...
    Nov. 25, 2014 - 2:19 pm
  • Reader Poll

    Creston City Council is considering implementing a franchise fee on all Alliant gas and electric customers within city limits? What percentage should they set the franchise fee at?
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