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  • High Lakes Leadership Initiative seeks nominations

    The High Lakes Leadership Initiative Board of Directors is now seeking nominations for the class of 2015. This local leadership development opportunit ...
    Aug. 8, 2014 - 8:20 pm
  • CHS calendar

    Aug. 11-16Monday7 a.m. cross country practice, SWCC.8 a.m. high school football practice.9 a.m. chee ...
    Aug. 8, 2014 - 10:59 am
  • Omaha developer wants to purchase Lincoln School

    An Omaha development company wants to purchase Lincoln School in Creston. That is the reason a speci ...
    Aug. 7, 2014 - 7:37 pm
  • College news

    AIB College of BusinessDES MOINES — Brian Newcomb of Creston has been honored as a presidential scho ...
    Aug. 7, 2014 - 11:09 am
  • Paying tribute one mile at a time

    Today is day 29 of a coast-to-coast adventure for Jeff Moore. On Tuesday, Moore will be arriving in Creston, where he will be hosted overnight at the ...
    Aug. 13, 2014 - 12:30 pm
  • Register soon for Gerrish grazing series sessions

    CHARITON — Time is running out to register for one of five Iowa workshops featuring grazing consultant Jim Gerrish. Set for Aug. 18-22, each workshop ...
    Aug. 7, 2014 - 11:05 am
  • City council: Madison selected to fill ward 2 vacancy

    Creston has a new city councilman. Rich Madison was appointed by the council Tuesday evening to fill their ward 2 vacancy. The ward 2 seat became open ...
    Aug. 6, 2014 - 1:21 pm
  • Upper Crust in Creston offering frozen meals to go

    It's late and you're hungry. Maybe you didn't have time to go to the store. Or, your child's ballgame ran longer than it was scheduled. Maybe there's ...
    Aug. 13, 2014 - 12:30 pm
  • Creston recognized as fifth connected community

    DES MOINES — Lt. Gov. Kim Reynolds, city of Creston and Connect Iowa officials recognized the city of Creston as the fifth community to become a Certi ...
    Aug. 6, 2014 - 1:47 pm
  • Leadership team named for regional health system

    OMAHA, Neb. — Professionals from across Nebraska and Iowa are coming together to lead a large regional healthcare system formed by the integration of ...
    Aug. 6, 2014 - 11:10 am
  • Travis, Watson to represent Creston FFA at Iowa State Fair

    Creston FFA members Madison Travis and Rebecca Watson are the chapter’s Senior and Junior Iowa State Fair Cowgirl Queen candidates for 2014. Travis an ...
    Aug. 6, 2014 - 1:47 pm
  • College news

    University of Central OklahomaEDMOND, Okla. — Creston resident Brooklynn Renee Eyerly graduated from ...
    Aug. 6, 2014 - 11:01 am
  • Greater Regional offers free vein screening clinic

    For area residents experiencing leg discomfort, swelling and varicose veins, Greater Regional Medical Center will offer a free vein screening clinic 5 ...
    Aug. 6, 2014 - 10:59 am
  • Supervisors: Veterans Affairs Director resigns

    Union County is searching for a new veteran affairs director because a knee injury forced the current director to resign after two months on the job.
    Aug. 5, 2014 - 11:23 am
  • Bringing Hattie home

    In 1999, Sean Dougherty found a tombstone in the yard of his new Fort Collins, Colo., home. The stone belonged to Hattie Cowger. Intrigued, he did som ...
    Aug. 4, 2014 - 11:27 am
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