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  • What a concept

    With the launch of its fourth location, residents of southwest Iowa now have greater access to the Hazel Marie’s boutique shopping experience.
    Aug. 11, 2014 - 5:52 pm
  • Grassley's regional director to hold office hours in the area

    Sen. Chuck Grassley’s regional director based in Des Moines, Aaron McKay, will be holding open office hours this week and next. The office hours provi ...
    Aug. 11, 2014 - 11:11 am
  • Public hearing set for sale of Lincoln School

    Creston City Council voted 4-0 Friday evening to set a public hearing to sell Lincoln School in Creston.
    Aug. 9, 2014 - 11:11 am
  • Prime Time Connection luncheon planned

    Creston Prime Time Connection invites women to a luncheon 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. Wednesday at First United Methodist Church, 400 N. Elm St.
    Aug. 8, 2014 - 11:23 am
  • Opposing signals

    BNSF Railway has reached a tentative agreement with its largest labor union to allow a one-man crew to drive trains that are equipped with a federal m ...
    Aug. 13, 2014 - 12:30 pm
  • High Lakes Leadership Initiative seeks nominations

    The High Lakes Leadership Initiative Board of Directors is now seeking nominations for the class of 2015. This local leadership development opportunit ...
    Aug. 8, 2014 - 8:20 pm
  • CHS calendar

    Aug. 11-16Monday7 a.m. cross country practice, SWCC.8 a.m. high school football practice.9 a.m. chee ...
    Aug. 8, 2014 - 10:59 am
  • Omaha developer wants to purchase Lincoln School

    An Omaha development company wants to purchase Lincoln School in Creston. That is the reason a speci ...
    Aug. 7, 2014 - 7:37 pm
  • College news

    AIB College of BusinessDES MOINES — Brian Newcomb of Creston has been honored as a presidential scho ...
    Aug. 7, 2014 - 11:10 am
  • Paying tribute one mile at a time

    Today is day 29 of a coast-to-coast adventure for Jeff Moore. On Tuesday, Moore will be arriving in Creston, where he will be hosted overnight at the ...
    Aug. 13, 2014 - 12:30 pm
  • Register soon for Gerrish grazing series sessions

    CHARITON — Time is running out to register for one of five Iowa workshops featuring grazing consultant Jim Gerrish. Set for Aug. 18-22, each workshop ...
    Aug. 7, 2014 - 11:05 am
  • City council: Madison selected to fill ward 2 vacancy

    Creston has a new city councilman. Rich Madison was appointed by the council Tuesday evening to fill their ward 2 vacancy. The ward 2 seat became open ...
    Aug. 6, 2014 - 1:21 pm
  • Upper Crust in Creston offering frozen meals to go

    It's late and you're hungry. Maybe you didn't have time to go to the store. Or, your child's ballgame ran longer than it was scheduled. Maybe there's ...
    Aug. 13, 2014 - 12:30 pm
  • Creston recognized as fifth connected community

    DES MOINES — Lt. Gov. Kim Reynolds, city of Creston and Connect Iowa officials recognized the city of Creston as the fifth community to become a Certi ...
    Aug. 6, 2014 - 1:47 pm
  • Leadership team named for regional health system

    OMAHA, Neb. — Professionals from across Nebraska and Iowa are coming together to lead a large regional healthcare system formed by the integration of ...
    Aug. 6, 2014 - 11:02 am
  • Reader Poll

    Will both Iowa and Iowa State football teams win their first game?
    No. Only ISU will win.
    No. Only Iowa will win.
    No. Neither team will win.