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Thursday, April 01, 2021

Enjoy a bounty of beautiful flowers in your garden this summer by planting summer bulbs now. The many different varieties will provide not only colors and contrasts but also ...

Thursday, April 01, 2021

A purple martin field day has been tentatively scheduled for Saturday, June 19, at the home of Evan and Ethel Gingerich (Evan's Sales & Service) just north of Kalona. This will ...

Thursday, April 01, 2021

Hillcrest Academy in rural Kalona has announced the following upcoming events: ...

Thursday, April 01, 2021

From left, Blake Robinson, Dre Smithburg (in chair) and Carter Thompson participate in a trap shoot Saturday, March 20, at the Southeast Iowa Skeet Club in Fairfield. They were ...

Thursday, April 01, 2021
By Meredith Madison  

Memoirs are a unique genre of writing which some people shy away from. However, you will never regret reading one. Memoirs are intimate and personal. They present a first person ...

Tuesday, March 30, 2021

State Treasurer Michael Fitzgerald recently awarded a $529 College Savings Iowa contribution to the Moon family of Mt. Pleasant, and a $529 College Savings Iowa contribution to ...

Tuesday, March 30, 2021
By Curt Swarm, Empty Nest  

Entering Iowa from the south on Highway 81 out of Missouri, the first road sign you see is not 'Welcome to Iowa,' but 'Welcome to Van Buren County.' How fitting. Of the many ...

Tuesday, March 30, 2021
By Billie Jo Rose  

Lions Club ...

Tuesday, March 30, 2021

Nellie Oosthoek is celebrating her 90th birthday on Saturday, April 3. Nellie, known to many as Miss Nellie during the years she helped teach at Agape Land, lived her entire 90 ...

Tuesday, March 30, 2021

Cardinal Community School District has made its staff mental health and happiness a priority in recent years, but the district lacked a way to measure the success of its mental ...

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