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  • Creston Chamber celebrates 75th anniversary

    Creston Chamber of Commerce celebrated its 75th anniversary Tuesday evening at Supertel Inn and Conference Center.
    Nov. 14, 2014 - 11:59 am
  • Beef cow wintering workshop set for Tuesday

    CHARITON — As cold weather approaches, cattle producers start planning for winter and spring grazing, ration needs and heifer development in their bee ...
    Nov. 12, 2014 - 12:57 pm
  • Iowa Artist Showcase to be held at Warren Cultural Center

    GREENFIELD — Ed & Eva’s, located in the Warren Cultural Center on the Greenfield Square, will host an Iowa Artist Showcase 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Nov. 22. ...
    Nov. 12, 2014 - 12:57 pm
  • BOOK IT! program honors National Young Readers Week with principal challenge

    In recognition of National Young Readers Week Nov. 10-14, Pizza Hut and its BOOK IT! program will continue its tradition of challenging principals acr ...
    Nov. 12, 2014 - 11:19 am
  • City's snow-removal ordinance starts Saturday

    The city of Creston's snow-removal parking ordinance goes into effect Nov. 15, meaning parking is prohibited on all odd-numbered days on the south and ...
    Nov. 11, 2014 - 11:39 am
  • Green Valley State Park to close during special deer hunt

    This coming weekend will be the annual special park deer hunt at Green Valley State Park. The campground will be closed for camping Friday through Sun ...
    Nov. 14, 2014 - 11:59 am
  • Cody Walter to tour with a cappella choir

    PELLA — Afton native Cody Walter will perform across the Midwest with Central College's a cappella choir. This 60-voice ensemble performed Nov. 7-9 at ...
    Nov. 11, 2014 - 11:31 am
  • Learn some new culinary skills before the holidays

    ORIENT — Chef Katie Porter is offering two new cooking classes just in time to get ready for get-togethers with family and friends.
    Nov. 11, 2014 - 11:29 am
  • Warren Center features watercolors with local ties

    GREENFIELD — A new exhibit of watercolors by Kay Kapfer Wall, who grew up in Greenfield, is on display now in the gallery of the Warren Cultural Cente ...
    Nov. 11, 2014 - 11:30 am
  • Library news

    The following are titles at Gibson Memorial Library, 200 W. Howard St. Regular library hours are 10 ...
    Nov. 11, 2014 - 11:28 am
  • Crest Area Theatre announces cast for 'Regifters'

    The cast has been chosen and rehearsals have begun for the upcoming comedy production “The Regifters,” by Robert Lynn and produced in cooperation with ...
    Nov. 11, 2014 - 12:00 pm
  • Westman named Volunteer of the Year

    For Charlie Westman, 67, of Creston — who is expected to log over 1,000 volunteer hours this year between Habitat for Humanity and Greater Regional Me ...
    Nov. 10, 2014 - 4:05 pm
  • Biere named Creston Citizen of the Year

    You'd be hard pressed to find anyone more active in the Creston community than this year's Citizen of the Year.
    Nov. 10, 2014 - 4:05 pm
  • Open coffee to discuss business-related topics

    An open coffee is planned 8:30 to 10 a.m. Nov. 14 at Adams Street Espresso, 213 W. Adams St., Creston.
    Nov. 10, 2014 - 1:32 pm
  • Raegen Smith named Youth of the Year

    One thing Raegen Smith loves to do is dance. The Creston High School senior has danced since she was a little girl, and is part of a dance group in Af ...
    Nov. 11, 2014 - 12:00 pm
  • Reader Poll

    Did the grand jury make the right decision Monday in the Darren Wilson/Michael Brown case in Ferguson, Missouri?
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