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Opinion

  • A big thank you goes out to Care Initiative, Hospice Care out of Greenfield

    From Jan LesanCrestonBetty Hobbs left us in August. It was her wish to stay at home and pass away. W ...
    Sept. 17, 2014 - 11:24 am
  • Except the final score, I enjoyed my first trip to Kinnick

    This past weekend was another first for me as I made the trip to Iowa City for my first game in Kinnick Stadium to watch the Hawkeyes take on the Cycl ...
    Sept. 17, 2014 - 11:24 am
  • Celebrate Constitution Week

    From Marjorie KinkadeCrestonThe 227TH anniversary of the signing of the Constitution will be the wee ...
    Sept. 17, 2014 - 11:23 am
  • Volleyball offers collective 'unity' experiences

    I only minored in psychology and sociology at Iowa as an undergrad, so I don't profess to be the ultimate authority on human behavior.
    Sept. 12, 2014 - 1:26 am
  • Paulsen: I think the ponds are full again

    The rain this past week along with what we have received over the past four months has made last year’s drought condition a thing of the past. I seem ...
    Sept. 11, 2014 - 11:19 am
  • Salute to our veterans

    From Marion E. ChubickU.S. Army veteranOur area veterans deserve recognition for their sacrifice and ...
    Sept. 10, 2014 - 11:06 am
  • More options for the library

    From Jim StalkerCrestonI’ve heard rumors that the library board is considering three options. One wo ...
    Sept. 10, 2014 - 11:06 am
  • We have a personal stake

    From Karon FinnCrestonQuote from Sherrie Taha, Democratic candidate for Secretary of Agriculture: “I ...
    Sept. 4, 2014 - 1:57 pm
  • Here's a couple of ideas

    From Jim StalkerCrestonHere’s a couple of ideas that might be worth pursuing. Regarding the slab of ...
    Sept. 4, 2014 - 1:57 pm
  • Treat them as equals

    From Dawn DrakeCrestonThis is something that I can’t figure out about this town and this school syst ...
    Sept. 4, 2014 - 1:57 pm
  • September Creston Chamber of Commerce happenings

    September finds the chamber of commerce busier than ever. This is due in large part to the help and assistance the Chamber gives to the Creston/Southw ...
    Sept. 4, 2014 - 1:57 pm
  • Waddingham: Fantasy football kick off and Pumpkin Days this weekend

    This year I put about as much preparation time into my fantasy football draft as Dallas Cowboys Owner, President and General Manager Jerry Jones does ...
    Sept. 3, 2014 - 1:59 pm
  • Thank you for the support

    From Tessa Hull, Creston’s Voice 199, local president of the Auxiliary of UTUCrestonI would like to ...
    Sept. 3, 2014 - 1:58 pm
  • PETERSON: Life after the "big time" can be even more rewarding

    When former Creston/O-M players Dane Wardenburg and Ryan McKim talk about "lifestyle decisions" in their moves in the coaching business, I know exactl ...
    Aug. 29, 2014 - 11:42 am
  • Disappointing vote

    From Linda TopliffCrestonWith a population over 7,000 people, Creston had a disappointedly small fra ...
    Aug. 26, 2014 - 11:28 am
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