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  • Change coming

    Change is coming. Creston City Council voted 6-0 Tuesday to allow parking on the south side of West Townline Street from Sycamore to Elm streets on Sa ...
    July 3, 2014 - 11:56 am
  • On the way to recovery

    The severe weather the second half of June has left a sour memory for those hit hardest by the heavy rain, large hail and strong winds that recently w ...
    July 2, 2014 - 12:01 pm
  • Recycling bins available during July 4 celebration

    Prairie Solid Waste and Waste Management are providing recycling options at McKinley Park and Uptown Creston for the annual Fourth of July celebration ...
    July 2, 2014 - 11:36 am
  • College news

    AIB College of BusinessDES MOINES — Crystal Gibbens of Creston has been awarded an Associate in Appl ...
    July 2, 2014 - 11:35 am
  • Agricultural drainage techniques to be presented at Iowa Drainage School

    AMES — Iowa State University Extension and Outreach will hold a three-day school beginning Aug. 19 to teach how to plan, layout and install subsurface ...
    July 2, 2014 - 11:34 am
  • Shimono completes online training

    JOPLIN, Mo. — Creston Nursing and Rehab announced Certified Nursing Assistant Sandy Shimono has recently completed online training from the National A ...
    July 2, 2014 - 11:34 am
  • Adair County 4-H to host farmers' market July 10

    GREENFIELD — During Greenfield Farmers' Market July 10, Adair County Extension will be hosting a supper to be served 5 to 7 p.m. (or until food is gon ...
    July 2, 2014 - 11:33 am
  • Author Karen Weir-Jimerson to visit Orient

    ORIENT — Garden writer Karen Weir-Jimerson will be talking about her book, "So Much Sky: Essays on the fun and folly of living in the country," 6:30 p ...
    July 2, 2014 - 11:33 am
  • Employers to learn proactive steps regarding unemployment claims

    Green Valley Employers' Council of Iowa will host Judge James Timberland to help employers learn proactive steps regarding unemployment insurance clai ...
    July 2, 2014 - 11:31 am
  • EF-1 tornado confirmed in Adair County

    National Weather Service (NWS) in Des Moines confirmed three tornadoes touched down in Iowa Monday afternoon. They were in Adair, Madison and Tama cou ...
    July 2, 2014 - 11:12 am
  • Creston woman dead, identified after Wednesday fire

    A fire damaged a Creston home 12:43 a.m. Wednesday, according to a Creston Fire Department press release.
    July 3, 2014 - 11:56 am
  • Meet Tim Ennis

    A "meet the candidate" fundraising event will be held 2 to 4 p.m. July 12 for Tim Ennis, candidate for Iowa State Representative for District 21. The ...
    July 1, 2014 - 3:11 pm
  • Wheeling and dealing

    Jon Carroll first started entertaining parade-goers in 1977 when he debuted with Creston Elks Clowns pedaling a 6-foot high Schwinn unicycle in parade ...
    July 2, 2014 - 12:01 pm
  • Another round

    A storm system with severe thunderstorms moved across Iowa Monday, unleashing damaging wind, hail and flooding. In the Creston News Advertiser coverag ...
    July 3, 2014 - 11:56 am
  • Reader Poll

    What's your favorite Union County Fair event?
    Beef show
    Queen contest
    Demolition derby
    Donkey races
    Other (Place your answer on the CNA Facebook page)