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  • Today's snowstorm to bring 1 to 3 inches

    A snowstorm expected to hit southwest Iowa this afternoon will bring 1 to 3 inches of snowfall — according to the latest report from National Weather ...
    Jan. 5, 2015 - 11:50 am
  • Throwback news

    Today is Jan. 2, the second day of the year. There are 363 days left in 2015. Below are news items from the Creston News Advertiser for this week (Dec ...
    Jan. 2, 2015 - 11:17 am
  • Dubuque nurse ends 6 decades of caring for babies

    DUBUQUE, Iowa (AP) — A nurse in Dubuque is reflecting on her more than 60 years of caring for ailing babies and their families.
    Jan. 2, 2015 - 10:51 am
  • $43K expansion at Creston city pound complete

    A $43,000 expansion at Creston city pound is now complete and already helping to alleviate the longstanding overcrowding problems at the facility.
    Jan. 6, 2015 - 2:33 pm
  • CHS calendar

    Jan. 5-10MondayClasses resume.5:45 p.m. ninth grade boys basketball against Lewis Central, Creston M ...
    Jan. 2, 2015 - 10:44 am
  • Adair County 4-H Youth Council serves holiday meal

    GREENFIELD — Twenty seven high school students from Stuart, Adair, Casey, Fontanelle, Bridgewater, Orient and Greenfield – who make up the Adair Count ...
    Dec. 31, 2014 - 10:38 am
  • Going Bananas over 4-H event planned

    "Going Bananas over 4-H" will be an event presented by Union County Youth Council. The public is invited for an evening of 4-H recognition 5:30 to 7:3 ...
    Dec. 31, 2014 - 10:38 am
  • Youths identify beef for Adair County Fair

    GREENFIELD — Adair County 4-H’ers, parents and volunteers worked Dec. 29 weighing and tagging beef animals at the Adair County Fairgrounds in Greenfie ...
    Dec. 31, 2014 - 10:37 am
  • Register now: QuickBooks for agriculture and business class

    A one day QuickBooks software class will be held 9 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. Jan. 14 at Carpenter’s Hall (Rotary Room) in Chariton. A light lunch will be serv ...
    Dec. 31, 2014 - 10:37 am
  • Ringgold County Hospital Joins Mercy ACO and Partners for an Innovation Award

    MOUNT AYR — Ringgold County Hospital has joined the Mercy Accountable Care Organization (Mercy ACO), and will be partnering with the ACO on a Centers ...
    Dec. 31, 2014 - 10:36 am
  • Creston News Advertiser's top stories of 2014

    Creston man receives his Purple Heart after nearly 70 years Feb. 14 After nearly 70 years, Alvin “Red” Benson —a World War II veteran with the 101st A ...
    Dec. 31, 2014 - 10:28 am
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