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  • Union County eliminates bounty for gopher feet

    The Union County Board of Supervisors decided to nix the bounty for gopher feet during Friday's meeting at the Union County Courthouse.
    Jan. 8, 2015 - 11:03 am
  • Farm accounting books available

    GREENFIELD — Adair County Extension has the “Better Farm Accounting” orange books in stock. The orange book is a popular tool used by farmers to track ...
    Jan. 7, 2015 - 11:25 am
  • USDA Rural Development to present revolving loan fund workshop

    DES MOINES — Bill Menner, USDA Rural Development state director in Iowa, announces agency staff will be presenting nine workshops in January to help r ...
    Jan. 7, 2015 - 11:24 am
  • Dance classes offered at Warren Center

    GREENFIELD — Learn to dance at the Warren Cultural Center in Greenfield. Experienced dance instructors Aimee and Jerry Reynolds are offering two adult ...
    Jan. 7, 2015 - 11:24 am
  • Empowering Adair County Foundation present grand awards

    GREENFIELD — Empowering Adair County Foundation presented grant awards totaling $89,793.15 last Monday.
    Jan. 7, 2015 - 11:23 am
  • Training/information session on Iowa Fire Bridge to be held at SWCC

    To assist with the implementation of Iowa Fire Bridge and to offer ongoing support for the program, the Fire Service Training Bureau will be holding t ...
    Jan. 7, 2015 - 11:22 am
  • Open coffee planned

    An open coffee will be held 8:30 to 10 a.m. Friday at Kelly's Flowers and Garden Cafe, 911 N. Sumner.
    Jan. 7, 2015 - 11:21 am
  • Monday elected Supervisors chairman for 2015

    The Union County Board of Supervisors met Friday at the Union County Courthouse to elect a new chairman for the 2015 calendar year and get organized f ...
    Jan. 7, 2015 - 10:51 am
  • Afton teenagers reported missing

    Three teenagers were reported missing Monday from their homes in Afton. According to Afton Police Chief John Coulter, Afton Police Department took a m ...
    Jan. 7, 2015 - 10:55 am
  • Jumpstart Jam gives preview for YMCA fitness classes

    The Southern Prairie YMCA is working to help people stay motivated for their New Year's fitness resolutions with Jumpstart Jam 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturd ...
    Jan. 7, 2015 - 11:02 am
  • Creston's first baby of 2015

    The first baby of the new year has already been released from Greater Regional Medical Center and is home safe with his parents.
    Jan. 9, 2015 - 11:13 am
  • Bitter cold hits southwest Iowa Wednesday

    A wind chill warning has been issued by National Weather Service (NWS) from midnight to noon Wednesday for much of Iowa, including Union County.
    Jan. 6, 2015 - 2:19 pm
  • College news

    Graceland UniversityLAMONI — The honor roll lists for Graceland University’s 2014 fall term have bee ...
    Jan. 6, 2015 - 12:04 pm
  • Progress continues on Creston bus barn

    Progress continues on Creston Community School District's bus barn. The bus barn, located northeast of the original site, is starting to look like a b ...
    Jan. 9, 2015 - 11:13 am
  • Man loses wedding ring he's worn faithfully since '45

    HAMPTON (AP) — A Hampton man who's been married for nearly 70 years has lost his wedding ring.Alvin ...
    Jan. 5, 2015 - 1:35 pm
  • Reader Poll

    Who will win this year's Super Bowl?
    New England Patriots
    Seattle Seahawks
    I don't care. I watch for the commercials.