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CRESCO - The June 6 Cresco City Council meeting was one of the shortest on record at 15 minutes, as most items were standard resolutions. The biggest dollar amount resolution was transfering funds for FY2022 from the American Rescue Plan Act (ARPA) Grant for $110,000. Council had previously voted...
LIME SPRINGS - Engineer Brian Malm of Bolton & Menk gave an update on the timeline for the A23 and Jackson St. projects. Bids are due at Lime Springs City Hall by 11 a.m. on June 28. They will then be opened and tabulated, with results reported at the July 5 council meeting. Work on A23...
CRESCO - Eighteen entrepreneurial-minded, soon-to-be fifth and sixth graders spent a week of their summer going to the ninth annual Be Your Own Boss camp this June. The camp, which is presented by Howard County Business & Tourism (HCBT) and Northeast Iowa Community College (NICC) – Cresco...
CRESCO - Three ladies on the 4-H Alumni Committee have supported 4-H since they were little, and they are still supporting the youth today. Marge Johnson, Sharla Fencl and Gladie Church recently completed a quilting project that will be on display in the 4-H building, during the Mighty Howard...
CRESCO - East Park field was renamed Steve McCarville Memorial Field during Family Fun Night festivities on June 9. McCarville was a huge advocate for the park and ball field, as well as Cresco and Howard County in general. After his death on Aug. 22, 2021 the Cresco Park and Rec Board wanted to...
CRESCO - Seven will be a very lucky number for one of the young ladies who is running for 2022 Mighty Howard County Fair Queen.  The new queen will be crowned on Wednesday, June 22 at 5:30 p.m. at Scheidel Plaza Stage. On June 15, the candidates will be judged and introduced at the Fair Board...
CRESCO - In partnership with Cedar Valley Cardiovascular Center and UnityPoint Health - Allen Hospital, Regional Health Services of Howard County (RHSHC) offers an Outreach Cardiology Clinic for patients in the Howard County/Cresco area.  The on-site Cardiology Clinic healthcare provider, Micaela...
By Nate Troy Sports Editor sports@crescotimes.com    CRESCO - Iowa Secretary of Agriculture Mike Naig visited the Reicks View Ag Education Center at the Howard County Fairgrounds on Friday, June 2. During his tour of the facility, he visited with Tom Barnes, Howard County Fair Board Secretary; Sue...
Members of Howard County Historical Society have been working hard for the past year at the Howard County Historical Preservation Museum, located at the Fairgrounds in Cresco. At last year’s Mighty Howard County Fair, the addition to the original building was dedicated. Since then, members have...
CRESCO - There are a few rules of etiquette associated with the United States flag. Most locals know that when veterans carry Old Glory through a parade route to stand, remove a hat (for men) and salute or put the right hand over the heart as the flag passes. When flags get tattered and torn from...

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