The last six inmates to be held in the Howard County jail were taken to Winneshiek County on Thursday, Feb. 8.  The jail, which was built in 1882, is officially closed until the new one is built and...
  CRESCO - Nicolas “Nick” Vukelja of Panama made his third trip back to visit his host family, Marv and Jan Praska, last week. In 1993 Praskas learned through their church, St. Joseph (now Notre Dame...
  CRESCO - “Giddy up oom poppa oom poppa mow mow” is Oak Ridge Boys speak for “We’re comin’ to the 2018 Mighty Howard County Fair!” The local fair is taking place Wednesday, June 20-Sunday, June 24,...
  Howard County - Do you know an individual or organization who has gone above and beyond being a cheerleader for the community? Well now is the time to show your appreciation of their time and...
  CRESCO - “I’ve had a blast,” Pat Murray said about retiring from the Cresco Community Fire Department after nearly four decades on its roster. “I don’t think anyone takes us for granted. It’s been...
  Howard County - Well there was literally no snow for the Driftrunners’ 47th Annual Snowfest but that didn’t stop enthusiasts from enjoying many of the weekend’s activities.   “There’s bare ground...
OELWEIN - The Cadet girls' basketball team is heading back to State! The Class 3A No. 1 Crestwood raced to a 14-0 lead midway through the first period during Saturday's Region 4 Final against Anamosa and never looked in the rearview mirror again as the Cadets destroyed the Anamosa Raiders, 77-45,...
DES MOINES - Crestwood senior Ryan Steffen, ranked No. 6 going into the State Wrestling Tournament, pinned No. 4 Austin Rozeboom of Boyden Hull-Rock Valley in the championship match at 145 pounds at 3:16 in the second period to earn an Individual State Championship Saturday at the Class 2A State...
CRESCO - The No. 1 Crestwood girls' basketball team hammered Waukon, 67-30, in the region semifinal on Feb. 14 to advance to the region final on Feb. 17 at 7 p.m. at Oelwein against Anamosa. The winner of the region final will advance to the Class 3A State Tournament at Wells Fargo Arena in Des...
DES MOINES - Crestwood senior Ryan Steffen, ranked No. 6 in Class 2A, won his first three matches at the State Wrestling Tournament to advance to the 145-pound championship match against No. 4 Austin Rozeboom of Boyden-Hull/Rock Valley at 6 p.m. on Saturday, Feb. 17 at Wells Fargo Arena in Des...

Obituaries

 Oct. 20, 1927 —Jan. 28, 2018 Omaha - Pauline Loraine Schutte, age 90, a long-term resident of Omaha, Neb., passed away on Jan. 28, 2018. Cremation rites have been accorded with...

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