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  Northeast Iowa - The North Iowa Tractor Ride took place Friday-Saturday, July 13-14, when at least 150 tractors and 180 riders gathered at Howard County Fairgrounds as a headquarters for the 11th annual event. On Thursday night, the Cresco Wildlife Club held a liver and onions or chicken meal,...
  CRESCO -  Audiences are guaranteed a night of dazzling music and saucy humor courtesy of CCT (Cresco Community Theatre) Theatre Productions, presenting multiple performances of the 1967 Mel Brooks musical ‘The Producers’. The CCTTP’ ‘The Producers’  is directed by Jayne Jensen. Shows take place...
  Cresco - Get ready to have a “Rockin’” shoppin’ day on Thursday, July 19, when Cresco has its annual sidewalk sales. The theme is . . . you guessed it, Rockin’! Check out all the shops and clerks who decided to dress up for the occasion in pink hair, mohawks, spandex, leather and glitter! In the...
  Chester - The Howard County Sheriff’s Department responded to a call in Chester, Iowa on July 11, 2018, at 3:53 p.m., in which a man was found lying under a crane boom. The man was identified as Timothy J. “Marlon” Brandau, age 56, of Chester. He was pronounced dead at the scene by the Howard...
  Oct. 7, 1921 — June 24, 2018   Cresco - Pauline Kubalsky, age 96, of Cresco, Iowa passed away Sunday, June 24, 2018 at Evans Home in Cresco.  Funeral services will be at 11 a.m. on Thursday, June 28 at First Lutheran Church in Cresco, followed by burial in Oak Lawn Cemetery, Cresco. Friends may...
  CRESCO -“Let this display forever serve to remind us of our obligation to defend the inheritance these heroes have bestowed us and inspire all of us to be worthy of their sacrifice,” said Marshall Rogne at the Howard County Freedom Rock Memorial Park dedication on June 23. The Howard County...
  By Casandra Leff Cresco - This year is a year of anniversaries. The Howard County Fair is celebrating 125 years, and its Saturday night (June 23) entertainment, The Oak Ridge Boys, is celebrating 45 years since its current line-up joined forces! Don’t let this country/gospel group’s veteran...
CRESCO - The Howard County Fair 4-H and FFA Sheep/Market Goat Show was held on Thursday, June 21 at the Mighty Howard County Fair. The judge was Keith Peters of Sheffield, Iowa. For full results from the Sheep/Market Goat Show, see the Times Plain Dealer.  
  Angela Bries was the judge for the 4-H Pet Show on Wednesday, with help from Borlaug-Thomson intern and former Fair Queen Abby Kennon. Bries did a great job in asking questions and getting answers from the four Cresco Clover Kid participating youth. Pet Show entries are exhibited with a booklet...
  Cresco - Tom Barnes, Executive Secretary of Howard County Fair Board told those gathered for the 30th annual queen coronation, “We have four quality young women who have entered the contest. We really enjoy this part of the fair.” Hope Dohlman was crowned queen, with Karissa Stika as princess....

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