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  • Creston Holiday Giveaway to begin Nov. 28

    Creston's Holiday Giveaway will begin Friday, Nov. 28, and end at the close of business Tuesday, Dec. 16. The drawing will be held 10:30 a.m. Dec. 17 ...
    Nov. 19, 2014 - 2:18 pm
  • Delay the disease topic of Parkinsons Disease Support Group discussion

    While Parkinsons Disease is not curable, there are some ways to delay its advance and one approach is through regular exercise. Mandy Travis Henderson ...
    Nov. 19, 2014 - 1:48 pm
  • Methodist Church to host free Thanksgiving dinner

    A community Thanksgiving dinner will be held Thursday, Nov. 27, in fellowship hall at the First United Methodist Church, 400 N. Elm St., Creston. Serv ...
    Nov. 19, 2014 - 1:46 pm
  • Farm Bill meeting to be held in Corning Dec. 3

    Iowa State University Extension and the USDA Farm Service Agency will host a Farm Bill informational meeting 9:30 to 11:30 a.m. Dec. 3 at Corning Comm ...
    Nov. 19, 2014 - 1:45 pm
  • Greater Regional Medical Center audit released

    Denman and Company, LLP, released an audit report on Greater Regional Medical Center, Creston.Denman ...
    Nov. 19, 2014 - 1:43 pm
  • Creston Park and Rec supports economic development

    Growth through expanding business and population increases are the key factors in any community’s success and quality of life drives those factors. Qu ...
    Nov. 19, 2014 - 1:41 pm
  • Quick news: Creston PTO Carnival Friday

    Creston PTO CarnivalThe PTO Carnival at Creston Elementary School is scheduled Friday. The carnival ...
    Nov. 19, 2014 - 11:53 am
  • Creston School District updates website

    Creston Community School District's website has a new look. Tuesday marked the first day the school district's website update was online, with sleek c ...
    Nov. 19, 2014 - 11:37 am
  • Winter test run

    Mother Nature gave Union County and the city of Creston an early test run for the winter months ahead, dumping one to three inches of snow Nov. 15.
    Nov. 19, 2014 - 11:37 am
  • Union County tax levy drops to No. 4 in Iowa

    The county's tax levy dropped again for the 2014-15 fiscal year, ranking Union County fourth in the state of Iowa
    Nov. 18, 2014 - 5:15 pm
  • Green Valley Park deer hunt successful

    Twenty-five hunters using muzzleloaders braved cold and snowy conditions at Green Valley State Park for the 11th annual deer hunt Saturday and Sunday. ...
    Nov. 18, 2014 - 5:13 pm
  • Atlantic mom pleads guilty to cancer hoax

    ATLANTIC (AP) — A 30-year-old western Iowa mother has pleaded guilty to allegations that she devised an elaborate hoax about a diagnosis of cancer for ...
    Nov. 18, 2014 - 5:13 pm
  • Bloodmobile collects 99 units

    Creston Area Bloodmobile was held Monday at Trinity Lutheran Church. One hundred people presented to donate, five were deferred. Ninety-nine units wer ...
    Nov. 18, 2014 - 1:12 pm
  • Jesse Bolinger awarded doctorate

    On Oct. 31, Jesse Bolinger was awarded a Ph.D. from Capella University in Minneapolis, Minn. He plans to attend commencement in Washington, D.C., in M ...
    Nov. 18, 2014 - 1:08 pm
  • Creston High School preparing for Purple Out

    Creston High School FBLA and Student Government will be teaming up again this year to raise money for the March of Dimes with a week of events. In add ...
    Nov. 18, 2014 - 1:09 pm
  • Reader Poll

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