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  • Aid available for property with storm damage

    Because of a large amount of storm damage across southwest Iowa during the summer and early fall months, several Southwest Iowa counties were declared ...
    Sept. 19, 2014 - 12:16 pm
  • Electric grid in Union, Ringgold counties undergoing upgrade

    People in Arispe, Tingley, Shannon City, Ellston and Beaconsfield will continue to see reliable electrical service because of major upgrades in the ar ...
    Sept. 19, 2014 - 12:13 pm
  • City's safety improvement project 10% complete

    A traffic safety improvement project currently being completed at the Elm and New York Avenue railroad crossings in uptown Creston is about 10 percent ...
    Sept. 19, 2014 - 12:13 pm
  • Library board asks council: what now?

    What now? That was essentially the question needing answered when the library board and Creston City Council met in joint session earlier this week at ...
    Sept. 19, 2014 - 11:50 am
  • CNA full coverage week starts Monday

    Creston News Advertiser will host its full coverage week starting Monday.Meaning, every household in ...
    Sept. 19, 2014 - 11:49 am
  • 45 years in business

    A celebration is on the horizon at Casey's General Store, 200 S. Elm St., where the business will hold its 45th anniversary Oct. 1.
    Sept. 19, 2014 - 12:13 pm
  • SWCC names new chief financial officer

    Southwestern Community College’s difficult search to replace their chief financial officer (CFO) is finally over.
    Sept. 19, 2014 - 12:13 pm
  • CHS calendar

    Sept. 22-27Monday4 p.m. seventh/eighth grade volleyball against Lenox, here.6 p.m. JV football again ...
    Sept. 19, 2014 - 11:04 am
  • Creston mealsSept. 22-26Menu subject to change.Reservations are required the day before. Call 641-78 ...
    Sept. 19, 2014 - 10:58 am
  • Throwback Thursday

    Today is Sept. 18, 2014, the 261st day of the year. There are 104 days left in 2014. Below are news items from the Creston News Advertiser for this we ...
    Sept. 18, 2014 - 1:58 pm
  • College news

    AIB College of BusinessDES MOINES — Brian Newcomb of Creston has been named to the dean’s list at AI ...
    Sept. 18, 2014 - 11:27 am
  • See You at the Pole to take place Wednesday

    The Southern Prairie YMCA Christian Emphasis Committee invites the community to the Y 7:30 a.m. Sept. 24 for See You at the Pole. See You at the Pole ...
    Sept. 18, 2014 - 11:26 am
  • Prime Time Connection luncheon planned

    Creston Prime Time Connection invites all women to a luncheon 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. Oct. 8 at First United Methodist Church, 400 N. Elm St.
    Sept. 18, 2014 - 11:26 am
  • DAR Promotes Constitution Week awareness

    WASHINGTON, D.C. — September 17, 2014, begins the national celebration of Constitution Week. The weeklong commemoration of America’s most important do ...
    Sept. 18, 2014 - 11:25 am
  • Winterset chiropractor in groping case gets reinstated

    OSCEOLA (AP) — An Iowa chiropractor accused in the past of inappropriately touching female patients can resume practicing, a state board announced Wed ...
    Sept. 18, 2014 - 11:25 am
  • Reader Poll

    Which is your favorite comic on the entertainment page in the Creston News Advertiser?
    Family Circus
    Beetle Bailey
    Baby Blues
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