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  • Wellman Dynamics moves into former Gits building

    As Gits Manufacturing wraps up operations in Creston, Fansteel Wellman Dynamics is taking over its space.
    July 31, 2014 - 12:11 pm
  • Funeral services set for Rich Gander

    Funeral arrangements have been made for Rich Gander, 45, of Creston — who drowned Monday evening at Twelve Mile Lake near Afton.
    Aug. 6, 2014 - 1:47 pm
  • Iowa sales tax holiday set for Friday, Saturday

    With school just around the corner starting Aug. 20 in Creston, some parents can be found in the clothing and shoe aisles at local stores, looking for ...
    Aug. 5, 2014 - 12:29 pm
  • Bill Krejci leaving Southwestern in August

    After 36 years in the athletic department at Southwestern Community College (SWCC), Bill Krejci will be stepping down from his position as director of ...
    July 30, 2014 - 12:53 pm
  • Fogle Lake Glow Run coming Aug. 30

    DIAGONAL — Diagonal Community School Foundation is hosting the second annual Fogle Lake Glow Run Aug. 30. Event registration begins at 7 p.m. at the n ...
    July 29, 2014 - 2:59 pm
  • Friends of the Library to host bake sale at Creston Farmers' Market

    Creston Friends of the Library will have a bake sale at Creston Farmers' market 4 to 6:30 p.m. Monday at McKinley Park. Proceeds will help fund books ...
    July 29, 2014 - 12:35 pm
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