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Saturday, Dec. 4: Santa and pancake meal, Riceville Community Center, 10 a.m.-1 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 4: Santa and Light Display at Riceville City Park that night. Saturday, Dec. 4: Santa visits Notre Dame Parish, Basement, Cresco, 5-7 p.m. Sunday, Dec. 5: Santa at Christmas in Lime Springs , 3 p.m....
VERNON SPRINGS - Shay Gooder of Bear Creek Archeology is working on his Masters Degree by researching Vernon Springs. He has found some information about the area but is looking for more. Pictures, postcards, family journals, family stories handed down for generations — these will help him fill in...
CRESCO - A local organization and two businesses were honored at the 2021 Cresco Area Chamber of Commerce and Cresco Industrial Development Corporation’s (CIDC) annual banquet on Friday, Nov. 19.   Organization of the Year Chuck Malek, First Vice President of the CIDC Board of Directors, introduced...
CRESCO - The area was saddened to hear Nicholas “Nick” Ruppert, age 73, passed away on Monday, Nov. 22 after a courageous battle against cancer. The word that has been used most to describe Ruppert since hearing of his passing is his humbleness. He was also a very dedicated family man, who attended...
CRESCO - The two newly-elected members (Alison Holten — incumbent and Thomas Williams) of the Howard-Winneshiek Community School Board took the oath of office at the Monday, Nov. 15 organizational meeting.  Holten was elected president, and Shirley Sovereign was elected vice-president. It was...
CRESCO - SMSgt. Cindy M. Yslas, USAF (Ret.) was the emcee for the annual Veterans Banquet on Nov. 20. She reminded guests that 2021 has had two major anniversaries in American history: Nov. 11 was the 100th anniversary of the dedication of the Tomb of the Unknown Soldier and the 20th anniversary of...
Howard County - Small-town celebrations are the best! After all the hoopla on Black Friday of hitting the big box stores, folks can come back home and enjoy local traditions . . . including the Santa Holiday Parade. Before the parade, local businesses will also be having store specials so check...
HOWARD COUNTY - Forget Waldo! Where’s Santa? Santa is usually pretty busy keeping the elves engaged making toys up until the week before Thanksgiving. Then he relaxes for a few days.  He takes a big long nap after Thanksgiving dinner to rest up for the holiday rush!  Then he puts Mrs. Claus in...
CRESCO - Congresswoman Ashley Hinson (IA-01-R) spent part of her break from Washington, D.C. visiting constituents in Howard County on Veterans Day Nov. 11. There were 25-30 who listened as Hinson thanked other dignitaries for attending, including Senators Waylon Brown and Mike Klimesh and...
CRESCO - Council member Jan Carman reported on the positivity rate of COVID-19 in Howard County during the Nov. 1 Cresco City Council meeting. As of that week, the positivity rate in Howard County was 10%, and the virus was very active in the schools and community. She reported three vaccinations...

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