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CRESCO - This year’s 15th Annual Big Loser Contest was all about comraderie. Every one of the eight Big Loser Contest participants wrote monthly about their progress and how, with their competitor’s support, they got through the program. On Friday, June 28, Greg Hudecek was named the biggest loser...
Cresco - Having the commitment and drive to pursue the career you want, in spite of obstacles in your path, can bring with it tremendous rewards. The proof is found in April Halverson’s story, a journey that began as a freshman at Howard-Winneshiek High School and culminated in landing a high-...
Although there is something going on every day, check out some special events for Sunday, June 30   1. 9 a.m. — All-Faith Church Service at Featherlite Center   2. 10 a.m. — Registration for Remote Control Car Demo Derby with Derby starting at 11 at Grandstand   3. 12:30 p.m. — 4-H/FFA Ribbon...
Although there is something going on every day, check out some special events for Saturday, June 29   1. 8:30-9:30 a.m. — Baby Contest entries accepted with contest at 10 a.m. at Scheidel Plaza Stage   2. 12:30 p.m., 4 p.m. and 7 p.m. — Pirates of the Colombian Caribbean at the Ag Center   3. 1-4 p...
Although there is something going on every day, check out some special events for Friday, June 28   1. 1 p.m. — Antique Appraisal at Historical Center   2. 2-6 p.m. — I.S.U. Conservation Station at Scheidel Plaza   3. 6 p.m. — Big Loser Contest Finals at Scheidel Plaza Stage   4. 6-10 p.m. —...
Although there is something going on every day, check out some special events for Thursday, June 27:   1. Noon to 9 p.m. — Howard County Historical Preservation Center is open   2. Noon, 3 p.m. and 5 p.m. — Nick’s Kid Show at Scheidel Plaza   3. 4 p.m. — Spelling Bee at Little Red School House   4...
Although there is something going on every day, check out some special events for Wednesday, June 26:   1. 11 a.m.- to 9 p.m. — 4-H Exhibit Building, the fair is all about the 4-H and FFA youth. Also check out the Ag Education Center to see the animals   2. 5 p.m. — 4-H Fashion Revue and Clothing...
HOWARD COUNTY - Howard County Engineer Nick Rissman and Iowa DOT Staff Engineer Mary Kelly have reported on area roads and bridges that are being worked on this summer. Highway 63 north of Highway 9: Kelly said bids are being let in July for maintenance work on Hwy. 63 north of Hwy. 9. That work...
CRESCO - Plantpeddler in Cresco officially announced its $3 million expansion on Monday, June 17. Mike and Rachel Gooder, and many of the contractors who will be working with Plantpeddler in their venture, attended the groundbreaking for the 100,000 square foot expansion. He said, “It all started...
CRESCO - Fair Board Executive Secretary Tom Barnes told guests, “We started this [appreciation] dinner to show our [gratitude] for those who have helped the fair board, either financially or in kind. It’s a lot of work and a lot of money to make this thing work, and we couldn’t do it without you.”...

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