Mostly Cloudy
64°FMostly CloudyFull Forecast


  • Let it go and move on

    From Lynne Schlaht • Creston | The shell of any building, whether it be a store, bank, church, school or library is not what is important.
    July 23, 2014 - 1:40 pm
  • Starter gift?

    From Larry Mark • Creston | In the CNA dated 7-17-14, Mandy Kolesik, the so-called marketing consultant for the Creston Library Board, states that the ...
    July 23, 2014 - 1:26 pm
  • A different opinion

    From Judy Woods • Creston | Several months ago I was with a group of my women friends, when one of them said that she thought the community should jus ...
    July 23, 2014 - 1:26 pm
  • Thank you for the support

    From Officer Jayrd MerrittK9 handler, Creston Police DepartmentI would like to take some time and th ...
    July 22, 2014 - 11:09 am
  • Library donation

    From Carolyn DillenbergCrestonIn response to the letter to the editor in Thursday’s Creston News Adv ...
    July 22, 2014 - 11:09 am
  • New library, new possibilites

    From Kay Raymond, library patronCrestonOur current library is bursting at the seams. The library is ...
    July 22, 2014 - 11:09 am
  • Is Lincoln School really a safe place for our new library?

    From Betty LynamCrestonEditor’s note: In this letter to the editor published Tuesday, a sentence was ...
    July 23, 2014 - 4:42 pm
  • Moving is not what Creston citizens want

    From Joyce Clark • Creston | I would like to share my opinion on the proposed move from the current site of our public library to the old Lincoln scho ...
    July 17, 2014 - 2:09 pm
  • What’s in a name

    From Mandy Kolesik, marketing consultant for Creston Library Board • Lamoni | Because of the interest in the name change, I thought you might like som ...
    July 17, 2014 - 2:08 pm
  • To Creston Park and Rec Board

    From Connie KerriganAftonAs a spectator of children’s sports, I appreciate availability of a snack, ...
    July 16, 2014 - 9:28 am
  • Celebrate 50 years with Horse and Riders

    From Ruby StephensShannon CityThe 4-H Horse and Riders Club is starting the Union County Fair early. ...
    July 16, 2014 - 9:28 am
  • To the city council

    From Frank GaleCrestonIsn’t it time to check with the community to see what it really wants in the w ...
    July 16, 2014 - 9:28 am
  • Waddingham: Rest in peace Archie, thanks for the laughs and lessons

    Part of my morning routine Monday through Friday is taking a five-minute mental break from putting together the newspaper to read through the comics o ...
    July 24, 2014 - 12:22 pm
  • What about the Gibson family?

    From Darlene LoudonCrestonWhat a slam in the face to the Matilda J. Gibson family. In reading the ar ...
    July 15, 2014 - 2:21 pm
  • Let voters have say in library move

    From Larry HicksCreston“If I agreed with you, we would both be wrong” is an expression I feel is app ...
    July 15, 2014 - 2:07 pm
  • 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)