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  • U.S. Cellular will reward $1 million to teachers

    U.S. Cellular will donate $1 million to fund classroom projects through its Calling All Teachers program. Iowa public school teachers are encouraged t ...
    Aug. 20, 2014 - 12:49 pm
  • Lincoln-to-Seldin: 37 speak at Tuesday's public hearing

    Thirty seven people — 12 for selling the Lincoln School property to Seldin Company and 25 against — spoke during a two-hour public hearing in the meal ...
    Aug. 20, 2014 - 12:51 pm
  • Funding available for small business in Adams County

    CORNING — Have an idea for a small business? Perhaps you already have one and would like to expand? Do you have a business plan? Perhaps you need assi ...
    Aug. 20, 2014 - 12:49 pm
  • Summer day camps well attended

    Union County Extension, in partnership with its AmeriCorps members, hosted eight different day camps for youths throughout the summer.
    Aug. 20, 2014 - 12:47 pm
  • Expanded story: Council sells Lincoln School to Seldin Company

    Creston City Council voted 6-1 Tuesday evening in favor of selling the Lincoln School property to Seldin Company of Omaha, Neb., for $10,000.
    Aug. 20, 2014 - 1:06 pm
  • Humor, caregiver advice topic of support group meeting

    This Thursday's meeting of the Creston Area Parkinson Disease Support Group will have two breakout sessions.The sessions will be 10 a.m. at Crest Bapt ...
    Aug. 19, 2014 - 10:30 am
  • Results: DeBoer Family Disc Golf Tournament

    Twenty-two people participated in the fifth annual DeBoer Family Disc Golf Tournament held Saturday at McKinley Park.
    Aug. 18, 2014 - 4:16 pm
  • United Church of Christ partners with Food Bank of Iowa

    United Church of Christ (UCC) Congregational Church is getting a helping hand through a new partnership.
    Aug. 18, 2014 - 3:15 pm
  • Public hearing on Lincoln School sale moved to mealsite

    A public hearing for the sale of Lincoln School is expected to draw at least 50 Crestonians to the Creston City Council meeting Tuesday evening.
    Aug. 18, 2014 - 3:15 pm
  • ISSB offering $50K toward Lincoln School site

    Iowa State Savings Bank CEO and Chairman Karl W. Knock announced this morning that Iowa State Savings Bank is prepared to donate $50,000 to be used fo ...
    Aug. 18, 2014 - 3:15 pm
  • CHS calendar

    Aug. 18-23TodayProfessional development/workshops6 p.m. Board meeting, boardroom.TuesdayProfessional ...
    Aug. 18, 2014 - 10:51 am
  • Iowa governor candidates meet for first debate

    DES MOINES (AP) — Republican Gov. Terry Branstad presented himself as an experienced workhorse while Democratic challenger Jack Hatch pledged to bring ...
    Aug. 15, 2014 - 12:05 pm
  • Matt Schultz to run for Madison County attorney

    DES MOINES (AP) — Iowa Secretary of State Matt Schultz is a candidate for Madison County attorney in November.
    Aug. 15, 2014 - 12:05 pm
  • Beam me up, Sherman!

    For graphic artist Carol Sherman of Kansas City, Mo., Creston is where she grew her passion for art. Sherman, a Creston native who graduated from Cres ...
    Aug. 20, 2014 - 12:51 pm
  • Bus barn construction underway

    Construction is underway for the Creston School District’s bus barn. “A majority of the site prep is ...
    Aug. 15, 2014 - 12:21 pm
  • Reader Poll

    Should the city of Creston sell Lincoln School to Seldin Company?