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  • More attempted burglaries in Creston

    Quik Pawn and Check 'n Go are the latest targets in what Creston Police believe may be a related string of burglaries at local businesses.
    Jan. 16, 2015 - 12:56 pm
  • Missing Afton teenagers found in California

    Three Afton teenagers were found and charged after they were reported missing Jan. 5 and 6. Accordin ...
    Jan. 14, 2015 - 12:10 pm
  • Free grant writing seminar offered in Adair County

    GREENFIELD — Empowering Adair County Foundation (EACF) is hosting a free grant writing seminar at three different locations Jan. 28.
    Jan. 13, 2015 - 12:33 pm
  • Munchkins and Moolah program to be offered online

    “Munchkins and Moolah: Teaching Preschoolers to Share, Save and Spend” is the title of an online workshop from Iowa State University Extension and Out ...
    Jan. 13, 2015 - 12:32 pm
  • Police chief urges precaution after recent burglaries

    Creston Chamber of Commerce and Creston Police are encouraging area businesses to take extra precaution after two burglaries occured in Creston within ...
    Jan. 13, 2015 - 11:38 am
  • Library board approves another contract with Houk

    On Monday, Creston Library Board voted to sign another contract with Mandy Houk of Marketing Kinetics — a strategic marketing firm from Lamoni.
    Jan. 13, 2015 - 11:33 am
  • Deer hunters wrap up 2014-15 season

    Iowa’s deer hunting season came to a close over the weekend with the conclusion of the late muzzleloader season and late archery split Jan. 10.
    Jan. 13, 2015 - 9:54 am
  • Expanding Highway 34 discussion of upcoming SWICO annual meeting

    RED OAK — Southwest Iowa Coalition (SWICO) will hold its annual meeting 6 p.m. Jan. 15 at the Red Coach Inn and Restaurant, 1200 Senate Ave., Red Oak.
    Jan. 13, 2015 - 9:14 am
  • Green Hills AEA to provide paraeducator certification training in Creston

    Green Hills AEA is offering the Iowa Paraeducator Generalist Certificate course in Creston beginning Jan. 17. This course will provide instruction for ...
    Jan. 12, 2015 - 11:17 am
  • CHS calendar

    Jan. 12-17Monday4 p.m. eighth grade boys basketball against Red Oak, here, middle school; seventh gr ...
    Jan. 9, 2015 - 11:51 am
  • Corning’s $1.5 million fire station nearly complete

    CORNING — Construction is almost complete on Corning Fire Department's new station. Construction on the building has been happening since May 2014, bu ...
    Jan. 16, 2015 - 12:56 pm
  • Presbyterian Church to host soup supper

    First Presbyterian Church, 702 W. Prairie, will host a homemade soup supper 4:30 to 7 p.m. Monday.Co ...
    Jan. 8, 2015 - 12:48 pm
  • UCC Church food distribution to be held Sundays

    Starting Sunday, Jan. 18, UCC Congregational Church, 501 W. Montgomery, will be distributing food from the food pantry 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. There will be ...
    Jan. 8, 2015 - 12:47 pm
  • Prime Time Connection luncheon planned

    Creston Prime Time Connection, affiliated with Stonecroft Ministries, invites all women to a luncheon 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. Wednesday at First United M ...
    Jan. 8, 2015 - 12:47 pm
  • Greater Regional Medical Center Auxiliary scholarship applications available

    Greater Regional Medical Center Auxiliary will be awarding five, $1,000 scholarships to students pursuing careers in health care in 2015. The Auxiliar ...
    Jan. 8, 2015 - 12:46 pm
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