Articles by Gretchen Teske
The Union

Connect with Gretchen:  
Thursday, November 21, 2019

MT. PLEASANT - The Henry County Health Center board of trustees announced Tuesday the hospital will close its inpatient labor and delivery unit effective June 1, 2020. ...

Thursday, November 21, 2019

WASHINGTON - An opportunity for new housing developments will soon arise in Washington as the city has entered a purchase agreement for approximately 43 acres of land. ...

Wednesday, November 20, 2019

WASHINGTON - While experienced farmers are out working their fields so are future farmers. Iowa Secretary of State Mike Naig visited the land lab taken care of by the Washington ...

Wednesday, November 20, 2019

Driving has historically been the way to navigate small towns but for folks in Jefferson, Henry and Washington Counties who cannot or choose not to, the bus is the one and only ...

Wednesday, November 20, 2019

WASHINGTON - More than 50 years separate Dale Torpey, of Washington, from the student athletes he referees. At 74, he has kept himself in top condition but after 40 years on the ...

Tuesday, November 19, 2019

WASHINGTON - Brown leather boots were laced up midcalf with green army fatigues tucked in. The green tie expertly knotted and the matching jacket was buttoned up and had patches ...

Tuesday, November 19, 2019

Vaping is on the rise nationwide and especially so with youth. Local officials are working hard not only to inform and educate students, but the community at large. ...

Monday, November 18, 2019

WASHINGTON - They have lived through 18 presidents and nine popes. They are older than the National Football League and Band-Aids, but at least one of them still has a driver's ...

Friday, November 15, 2019

MT. PLEASANT - The Henry County Health Center (HCHC) announced Tuesday it will continue to provide ambulance services until another viable option is found. ...

Friday, November 15, 2019

As snow is slowly settling over the fields farmers now have the task of looking into what to plant for next year. Trent Stout, co-owner of Stout Seeds in Ainsworth, said for many, ...

Got a story idea or news tip?

We want to hear from you!

Submit your story idea or news tip by clicking the button below.