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  • SWCC sets public hearing for new health sim lab

    Southwestern Community College Board of Directors approved a March 10 public hearing to continue with construction of a health care simulation lab dur ...
    Jan. 22, 2015 - 11:59 am
  • Bleacher construction in safe room approved

    Creston School Board members approved the continuation of construction in the form of bleachers in the Creston elementary and middle school safe room ...
    Jan. 22, 2015 - 1:25 pm
  • Valentine cookie bouquets available

    Friends of the Library will again be selling Valentine cookie bouquets.Bouquets available include: s ...
    Jan. 22, 2015 - 10:43 am
  • John Wayne Birthplace Museum to hold grand opening

    WINTERSET — Over the past 30 years, more than one million visitors have journeyed to historic Madison County to tour the modest four-room home where A ...
    Jan. 22, 2015 - 10:42 am
  • Creston students take eighth in auto skills contest

    ANKENY — Two Creston High School students captured eighth place in the 23rd annual (DMACC)/Iowa Automobile Dealers Association (IADA) Automotive Skill ...
    Jan. 22, 2015 - 10:41 am
  • Genealogical Society meeting Monday

    Union County Genealogical Society will meet 6 p.m. Monday at Gibson Memorial Library in Creston. The ...
    Jan. 21, 2015 - 12:49 pm
  • Patrick E. Marks named National Investors Advisor of the Year

    R. Joe Smith, President and CEO of National Investors, announced this week that Patrick E. Marks was named the National Investors Advisor of the Year.
    Jan. 21, 2015 - 12:49 pm
  • ISU Extension, Select Sires, Agrarian team up to offer advanced bull selection clinics

    KNOXVILLE — The columns of information in semen and bull sale catalogs seem to get larger and more complex every season. Genetics and genomics can cer ...
    Jan. 21, 2015 - 12:49 pm
  • Sign up for conservation planning assistance by Feb. 2

    Iowa producers and landowners who sign up for voluntary conservation planning assistance at the Greenfield Field Office by Feb. 2 will receive priorit ...
    Jan. 21, 2015 - 12:43 pm
  • Volunteer food bank, customer service workers needed

    Christiana Iyagbaye Sr. Memorial Foundation, a "caring and can-do" not-for-profit corporation, is in need of volunteers to work its food bank and char ...
    Jan. 21, 2015 - 12:36 pm
  • City's franchise fee passes first reading

    The first reading of the city's franchise fee passed 4-3 Tuesday evening, despite strong push back from citizens and business owners.
    Jan. 21, 2015 - 11:10 am
  • Concerns raised about bullying within NV cheerleading squad

    GREENFIELD — Concerns about bullying within the Nodaway Valley cheerleading program were raised during the Nodaway Valley School Board's regularly sch ...
    Jan. 21, 2015 - 11:10 am
  • SWICO revitalizes discussion for Hwy 34 expansion

    The Southwest Iowa Coalition (SWICO) took the first step toward working with the Iowa Department of Transportation (IDOT) to expand Highway 34 to four ...
    Jan. 23, 2015 - 11:59 am
  • Creston Arts to host social art studio

    Creston Arts will be hosting two social art studios this weekend: 7 to 9 p.m. Saturday for individuals 21 and older; and 1 to 3 p.m. Sunday for all ag ...
    Jan. 20, 2015 - 12:32 pm
  • Friends of the Library to hold workshop

    Friends of the Library are having a workshop to qualify current Hy-Vee receipts. Working hours will be 10 a.m. to noon, 1 to 3 p.m. and 6 to 8 p.m. We ...
    Jan. 20, 2015 - 12:31 pm
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