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Cresco - A familiar face to Evans Memorial Home’s residents is now administrator of the facility. Amy Murphy, who has worked at Evans Home for the past three years as director of nursing, began her new position as administrator on Nov. 1, 2018. “I am very much enjoying learning and the challenge of...
According to a statement released by Michelle Hansen, Manager Public Relations & Shopko Foundation, “Shopko Hometown Cresco is not part of the recent store closures.  We will continue to provide the same quality products and great service as always.”  
Cresco - Cresco and surrounding area will be getting an influx of tourists June 9-12 when WMT Radio’s Great Eastern Iowa Tractorcade makes its way through the region. Howard County Fairgrounds will be the home base for the event.  The announcement of where the 20th annual tractorcade was to take...
Lime Springs - The Jan. 8 meeting of the City Council of Lime Springs was called to order by Mayor Pro Tem Brian Johnson. No pressing pieces of businesses were discussed. • Fire Chief Nate Schwickerath gave the department’s report, stating the firefighters voted unanimously to bring on Jeff Hovde....
DECORAH  - Did you spend a little too much money this past Christmas and need some extra cash? Or do you have some old collectibles, jewelry or coins that you really don’t need (or want anymore) and just want to cash them in?   If you do . . . then look through your dresser drawers, through your...
Cresco - A graduation was held at Notre Dame Elementary for sixth grade students in the Drug Abuse Resistance Education or D.A.R.E. program. The ceremony was held on Jan. 8 with Howard County law enforcement members, teachers, parents and students attending. Seventeen students graduated from Mrs....
Cresco - Juniors and seniors at Crestwood High School were given a great opportunity to learn from their peers on what to expect at college. Alumni speakers included Ellie Friesen (Class of 2018), Kaylie Henry (2017), Kolby LeFebvre (2015), Kaylee Thomas (2018), Maddie Steffen (2018) and Ryan...
Cresco - Cresco City Council and attendees were given a Christmas gift of a short meeting on Dec. 17. Most of the business was just informational for council members. Public Works Director Rod Freidhof said wood chipping was taking place at the compost pile. “We’ve got a pretty big pile we need to...
CRESCO - Dylan Matthew Cherveny is the First Baby of the Year for the Times Plain Dealer’s Contest. He joins his parents, Meghan McKenna and Derek Cherveny at home in Cresco, along with older sister Savannah Rose Cherveny (16 months)! Dylan was born on Jan. 3, 2019 at 8:50 a.m. at Regional Health...
Cresco - Studio 9 gift shop is now open for business in its original location on Highway 9 (109 2nd Avenue Southwest, next to Tin Ceiling Antiques) but while the building may be familiar, the shop features a wide variety of wares and some new surprises. Owners Barbara Billings and Rose Miller had...

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