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    • Aid available for property with storm damage

      Because of a large amount of storm damage across southwest Iowa during the summer and early fall months, several Southwest Iowa counties were declared ...
      Sept. 19, 2014 - 12:16 pm
    • Electric grid in Union, Ringgold counties undergoing upgrade

      People in Arispe, Tingley, Shannon City, Ellston and Beaconsfield will continue to see reliable electrical service because of major upgrades in the ar ...
      Sept. 19, 2014 - 12:13 pm
    • City's safety improvement project 10% complete

      A traffic safety improvement project currently being completed at the Elm and New York Avenue railroad crossings in uptown Creston is about 10 percent ...
      Sept. 19, 2014 - 12:13 pm
    • Library board asks council: what now?

      What now? That was essentially the question needing answered when the library board and Creston City Council met in joint session earlier this week at ...
      Sept. 19, 2014 - 11:50 am
    • CNA full coverage week starts Monday

      Creston News Advertiser will host its full coverage week starting Monday.Meaning, every household in ...
      Sept. 19, 2014 - 11:49 am
    • 45 years in business

      A celebration is on the horizon at Casey's General Store, 200 S. Elm St., where the business will hold its 45th anniversary Oct. 1.
      Sept. 19, 2014 - 12:13 pm
    • SWCC names new chief financial officer

      Southwestern Community College’s difficult search to replace their chief financial officer (CFO) is finally over.
      Sept. 19, 2014 - 12:13 pm
    • CHS calendar

      Sept. 22-27Monday4 p.m. seventh/eighth grade volleyball against Lenox, here.6 p.m. JV football again ...
      Sept. 19, 2014 - 11:04 am
    • Creston mealsSept. 22-26Menu subject to change.Reservations are required the day before. Call 641-78 ...
      Sept. 19, 2014 - 10:58 am
    • Throwback Thursday

      Today is Sept. 18, 2014, the 261st day of the year. There are 104 days left in 2014. Below are news items from the Creston News Advertiser for this we ...
      Sept. 18, 2014 - 1:58 pm
    • Panthers pull away for 23-7 victory

      JEFFERSON — This time, they finished. Having fallen short two weeks earlier in Clarinda, and outscor ...
      Sept. 22, 2014 - 12:33 am
    • Pals 'relaxed' before 52-yard field goal

      JEFFERSON — Just before he made one of the longest field goals in Creston football history, Conner Pals was anything but stressed out here Friday nigh ...
      Sept. 22, 2014 - 12:01 am
    • Area football

      MOUNT AYR — Mount Ayr made a statement here Friday in the first 2 minutes of a 62-12 win over Martensdale-St. Marys.
      Sept. 22, 2014 - 12:33 am
    • Bevins keys Bearcat defensive domination

      MARYVILLE, Mo. — Northweste Missouri State extended its winning streak to 18 games with a 37-15 win over Central Missouri Saturday at Bearcat Stadium.
      Sept. 22, 2014 - 12:33 am
    • High school football scores

      A-H-S-T-W, Avoca 37, OA-BCIG 36ADM, Adel 17, Atlantic 7Bedford 27, Earlham 0Bishop Heelan Catholic, ...
      Sept. 22, 2014 - 12:00 am
    • Panthers beat Greene Co. 23-7; Raiders roll (again)

      JEFFERSON — Creston/Orient-Macksburg wrapped up the non-district portion of its schedule with a 23-7 victory over Greene County Friday, after a 7-7 de ...
      Sept. 20, 2014 - 2:00 am
    • Newly-ranked Panthers sweep Monarchs

      On a day when the team earned a state ranking for the first time in at least two decades, and middle blocker Natalie Mostek was featured in the Omaha ...
      Sept. 19, 2014 - 1:21 am
    • No. 13 Tritons sweep Southwestern

      FORT DODGE — The first set went into overtime, but eventually 13th-ranked Iowa Central put together a sweep of visiting Southwestern Wednesday night, ...
      Sept. 19, 2014 - 1:10 am
    • Area cross country

      PANORA — The Nodaway Valley boys cross country team, ranked fourth in Class 1A, scored 23 points in winning the Class B division of the Panorama Invit ...
      Sept. 19, 2014 - 1:10 am
    • Panthers second at Winterset meet

      WINTERSET — Both the Creston boys and girls cross country teams finished runner-up to host Winterset here Thursday at the rescheduled Winterset Invita ...
      Sept. 19, 2014 - 1:21 am
    • Louise Jones – Lenox

      Louise Jones, 93, of Lenox died Sept. 18, 2014, in Creston. Celebration of life services were 3 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 20, at Lenox United Methodist Ch ...
      Sept. 22, 2014 - 10:54 am
    • Connie White - Galveston, Texas

      Connie Elaine White, daughter of Ansell Lee and Goldie Lorene (Shell) White was born on June 21, 1939 in Brooks, Adams County, Iowa. She passed away o ...
      Sept. 19, 2014 - 5:18 pm
    • Betty Alley – Creston

      Betty J. (Perkins) Alley, 78, of Creston died Sept. 18, 2014, at Creston Nursing and Rehab Center. Private family graveside services are planned at G ...
      Sept. 19, 2014 - 11:17 am
    • Betty Alley – Afton

      Betty Alley, 78, of Afton died Sept. 18, 2014, at Creston Nursing and Rehab Center. Services are pending at Pearson Family Funeral Service, 809 W. Mo ...
      Sept. 18, 2014 - 11:28 am
    • Chuck Maltzahn – Creston

      Charles “Chuck” Maltzahn, 95, of Creston died Sept. 1, 2014, at Greater Regional Medical Center. A memorial visitation will be held 5 to 7 p.m. Satur ...
      Sept. 18, 2014 - 10:38 am
    • Lorri Curtis Juarez – Omaha, Neb.

      Lorri Curtis Juarez, 56, of Omaha, Neb., died Sept. 12, 2014, at her home in Omaha. Services will be 2 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 20, at First Christian Ch ...
      Sept. 19, 2014 - 11:17 am
    • Lois Hagle – Corning

      Lois Hagle, 98, of Corning died Sept. 15, 2014, at Corning Nursing and Rehab Center. Services are pending at Pearson Family Funeral Service, 701 Seve ...
      Sept. 17, 2014 - 10:35 am
    • Shirley Davenport – Creston

      Shirley Davenport, 86, of Creston died Sept. 14, 2014, at Afton Care Center. Memorial services will be 11 a.m. Monday, Sept. 22, at Lord of Love Luth ...
      Sept. 16, 2014 - 11:24 am
    • Kyle Shaha – Mount Ayr

      Kyle Shaha, 64, of Mount Ayr died Sept. 11, 2014, at home after a battle with cancer. Funeral services were 2 p.m. Monday, Sept. 15, at the First Chr ...
      Sept. 16, 2014 - 11:24 am
    • Donald Donaldson - Lenox

      Celebration of Life Services for Donald Eugene Donaldson, age 82, of Lenox, who died Wednesday September 10, 2014 at the Lenox Care Center were Saturd ...
      Sept. 15, 2014 - 11:27 am
    • Adams County Sheriff

      Joey Baxter, 33, 804 W. Jefferson St., was charged with third-offense operating while intoxicated, o ...
      Sept. 22, 2014 - 10:48 am
    • Fire

      MiscellaneousBurn complaint, 2:42 p.m., Friday, West Spencer Street.Medical, 4:21 p.m., Saturday, Gr ...
      Sept. 22, 2014 - 10:47 am
    • Police

      Jordan L. Hoag, 23, 307 N. Elm St., was charged with possession of marijuana and possession of parap ...
      Sept. 22, 2014 - 10:46 am
    • Police

      MiscellaneousTalk to officer, 10:15 a.m., Thursday, North Pine Street.Information, 1:21 p.m., Thursd ...
      Sept. 19, 2014 - 12:57 pm
    • Fire

      MiscellaneousMedical, 9:59 a.m., Thursday, Sherman Avenue.Medical, 11:18 p.m., Thursday, West Summit ...
      Sept. 19, 2014 - 12:57 pm
    • Police

      Paul B. Pals, 49, of Orient was charged on a Union County warrant for operating under the influence ...
      Sept. 18, 2014 - 10:34 am
    • Fire

      Miscellaneousmedical, 6:09 p.m., Wednesday, South Cherry Street. ...
      Sept. 18, 2014 - 10:33 am
    • Lenox Police

      Christopher Cerda, 22, of Lenox was charged on a Taylor County warrant for failure to appear 8:45 p. ...
      Sept. 18, 2014 - 10:33 am
    • Fire

      MiscellaneousAlarm, 4:12 p.m., Tuesday, West Townline Street.Alarm, 10:29 p.m., Tuesday, East Lucas ...
      Sept. 17, 2014 - 10:38 am
    • Police

      Stephanie Baatz, 30, 402 N. Oak St., was charged with driving while barred 1:20 p.m. Tuesday in the ...
      Sept. 17, 2014 - 10:38 am
    • Reunion

      Keller familyThe Keller dinner will be Sunday at the Methodist Church in Afton. Dinner begins at noo ...
      Sept. 19, 2014 - 10:57 am
    • Club news

      Ladies Lakeshore AuxiliaryLadies Lakeshore Auxiliary met Wednesday.Canasta winners were Barb Bills, ...
      Sept. 19, 2014 - 10:56 am
    • Congregate meals

      Creston mealsSept. 15-19Menu subject to change.Reservations are required the day before. Call 641-78 ...
      Sept. 15, 2014 - 7:15 am
    • Reunion

      East Union Class of 1994The East Union class of 1994 will have a family potluck noon Sept. 27 at Aft ...
      Sept. 15, 2014 - 7:15 am
    • Club news

      Ladies Lakeshore AuxiliaryLadies Lakeshore Auxiliary met Sept. 3.Canasta winners were Beulah McDonal ...
      Sept. 15, 2014 - 7:15 am
    • Congregate meals

      Creston mealsSept. 8-12Menu subject to change.Reservations are required the day before. Call 641-782 ...
      Sept. 5, 2014 - 10:44 am
    • Reunion

      Class of 1950The Creston High School graduating class of 1950 celebrated its 64th reunion Aug. 23.Th ...
      Sept. 5, 2014 - 10:43 am
    • Club news

      Ladies Lakeshore AuxiliaryLadies Lakeshore Auxiliary met Aug. 27.Canasta winners were Loretta Kelly, ...
      Sept. 5, 2014 - 10:42 am
    • Congregate meals

      Creston mealsSept. 1-5Menu subject to change.Reservations are required the day before. Call 641-782- ...
      Aug. 29, 2014 - 11:12 am
    • Club news

      Afton Federated Garden ClubAfton Federated Garden Club met Aug. 8 at Afton Community Center with Car ...
      Aug. 29, 2014 - 11:11 am

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