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  • Fourth annual Fête de Maїs to be held at French Icarian Village

    CORNING — Tickets are now on sale for the traditional Icarian fall supper, Fête de Maїs, on Friday at French Icarian Village, 2349 220th St., Corning.
    Sept. 30, 2014 - 12:44 pm
  • SWCC’s Wangberg receives Children’s Champion Award

    Terry Wangberg, early childhood program director at Southwestern Community College (SWCC) in Creston, has been named the 2014 Iowa Children’s Champion ...
    Sept. 30, 2014 - 12:43 pm
  • Events coming to Corning Opera House

    CORNING — Two events are coming to Corning Opera House Cultural Center, 800 Davis Ave., Corning, in October: ROUTE 66 and Dave Rudolph’s Family Spookt ...
    Sept. 30, 2014 - 12:40 pm
  • Celebrate National 4-H Week Oct. 5-11

    More than six million young people across the country will celebrate National 4-H Week, an annual celebration of 4-H during the first full week of Oct ...
    Sept. 30, 2014 - 12:37 pm
  • Woods among first to become certified elected municipal official

    Warren Woods, mayor for the city of Creston, is among five elected city officials to be awarded the Certified Elected Municipal Official (CEMO) design ...
    Sept. 30, 2014 - 10:58 am
  • Taking flight

    Even though it is a small improvement, Iowa’s bird hunters are happy about moving in the right direction.
    Sept. 30, 2014 - 12:05 pm
  • CHS calendar

    Sept. 29-Oct. 4MondayPicture retakes.4 p.m. seventh and eighth grade volleyball against Clarinda, he ...
    Sept. 29, 2014 - 11:29 am
  • Become a Friend of 4-H Record Keeper

    GREENFIELD — Record-keeping skills are an important life skill. Many 4-H alumni credit their experiences keeping a 4-H record book with helping them m ...
    Sept. 29, 2014 - 7:53 am
  • Trial date set in Bedford murder case

    First-degree murder charges were dropped against Cindy Lou Malson, 47, of Bedford, and charges still remain against Zachary J. Curtis Malson, 24, of B ...
    Sept. 26, 2014 - 12:03 pm
  • Adams Street Espresso under new management

    One of uptown Creston’s staple businesses will undergo a major transition Oct. 1.New managers Rick a ...
    Sept. 30, 2014 - 3:33 pm
  • Uptown Creston Food Crawl planned

    Uptown Creston Food Crawl will be 4 to 7 p.m. Oct. 18 in Uptown Creston. This is a celebration of locally sourced foods.
    Sept. 25, 2014 - 1:58 pm
  • CHS Inc. donates $2,500 to local charities

    CHS Inc. — North America’s leading farmer-owned cooperative and a global energy, grains and foods company — presented five Creston organizations nomin ...
    Sept. 25, 2014 - 2:04 pm
  • Throwback Thursday

    Today is Sept. 25, 2014, the 268th day of the year. There are 97 days left in 2014. Below are news items from the Creston News Advertiser for this wee ...
    Sept. 25, 2014 - 1:47 pm
  • Gospel quartet to perform Sunday

    Life Church, Assembly of God, 417 Wyoming Ave., Creston, will have "Sounds of Inspiration," a Southern gospel men's quartet from Newton, coming to min ...
    Sept. 25, 2014 - 12:42 pm
  • College news

    Des Moines Area Community CollegeDes Moines Area Community College (DMACC) students from the Creston ...
    Sept. 25, 2014 - 12:41 pm
  • Reader Poll

    Do you plan to get a flu shot this year?