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  Howard County - Cresco Area Chamber of Commerce has changed up its fall mixer. It’s now being held in the spring. The Spring Un-Olympics will take place on Friday, March 23 at the Expo Center in Cresco, with registration starting at 6:30 p.m. It’s hard to find a good date to have an event with so...
  Lime Springs - Judy Mahr of rural Lime Springs reported to the Times Plain Dealer a scam regarding her grandson. She received a phone call from her “grandson,” Truman. He told her he had been in an accident with a man from Florida, and he needed $12,000. “I’ll pay you back on Monday,” he told...
  CRESCO - Regional Health Services of Howard County CEO Robin Schluter, Chairman of the RHS Board of Directors George Willis, and Mitchell County Regional Center’s President/CEO Shelly Russell and Board Chair Jon Koster recently spoke about their collaborative relationship at The American Hospital...
  Cresco - It was nearly a full house on March 4 when the Cresco Opera House was used for what it was built for . . . having a live orchestra add to the excitement of a silent film shown on the big movie screen! The Carthage Wind Orchestra from Carthage College in Kenosha, Wis. left nothing to the...
  Cresco - About once a year, there is a cat that slinks around the halls of Crestwood Elementary. But it’s no ordinary house cat, it is Dr. Seuss’ Cat in the Hat!  This cat visits all the grades from preschool through sixth grade handing out brand new books to all the kids, thanks to the...
  Around 8 a.m. on March 8, the tree on the southeast corner of the Howard County Courthouse was filled with robins. About 20 of them came and went for several minutes. Several other locals have seen robins as well. The old wives tale says the robin will have its tail snowed on three times before...
  CRESCO - Brian Allen Fullhart, 34, was formally charged with Murder in the First Degree on Sunday, March 11, so his preliminary hearing, set for March 12, was cancelled.  Fullhart is charged with murdering his wife, Zoanne Fullhart in the early morning hours of March 1 at 700 S. Elm St. in Cresco...
  CRESCO - Organizers of the Brew & Stew said they were going to return in 2018, and they kept their word! The St. Patrick’s Day Brew & Stew, 5K Fun Run/Walk or 15K Bike Ride is back! Diane Henry, President of F.I.T. Running Club explained, “It was jointly decided between F.I.T. and [Cresco...
  CRESCO - Friday morning, March 2, 2018, Brian Allen Fullhart, 34, was charged in Howard County District Court with Murder in the First Degree and Going Armed With Intent, in the March 1 death of his wife, Zoanne Fullhart. Court documents say between the hours of 3 and 5 a.m. on March 1, at 700 S...
  Cresco - Iowa State Gov. Kim Reynolds and Lt. Gov. Adam Gregg visited northeast Iowa on March 2 on their 99-county tour for 2018.  The duo toured two plants at Featherlite—Plant 3, which makes the boxes for the trailer, and Interiors, where wiring, lighting, cabinets, seating, etc. is...

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