News

  Oct. 23, 1967 — March 27, 2018   Fredericksburg, VA. - Noel Lyn Schmidt, age 50, of Fredericksburg, Va. passed away Tuesday, March 27, 2018 at Mary Washington Hospital of colon cancer.  A Celebration of Noel’s life will be held at 11:30 a.m., on Saturday, June 9, at St. Peter’s Lutheran Church,...
  Vernon Springs - It seems as though their entire lives have been geared toward service for others. After long careers as teachers at Howard-Winneshiek Community School District, Mark and Brenda Steffens Johnson continue helping others in many facets of their lives. With all their volunteerism,...
  CRESCO - Meet Warren Steffen, Lee Pierce and Gary Klomp. All are members of the Freedom Rock Comm-ittee and American Legion Riders Post 135. Steffen, Pierce and Klomp are just three of the many passionate Legion Riders in Howard County. What do these guys want you to know about the Great War?...
  Riceville - On Friday May 18, 2018 at 10:12 a.m., about 20 minutes after an accident east of Riceville, the Howard County Sheriff’s Office received a 911 call for a two-vehicle crash at Addison Ave.  and 160th St., south of Riceville.   Marvin Reis, age 82 from Osage, went to cross Addison Ave....
  Highway 9 - On May 18 at 9:56 a.m., the Howard County Sheriff’s Department received a call for a motor vehicle accident at Highway 9 and Lilac Avenue in Howard County. A semi driven by Richard Lane, 65 from Cresco, was attempting to cross Highway 9 on Lilac and was struck by an eastbound vehicle...
  LIME SPRINGS - On Tuesday, May 15, 2018 at 4:42 p.m., the Howard County Sheriff’s Office received a 911 call of a motorcycle accident on A23, about two miles east of Lime Springs. A pickup traveling east-bound, operated by 67-year-old Steven Elsbernd from Ridgeway, Iowa had a metal barrel come...
  CRESCO - The statue, which has graced the entrance to Oak Lawn Cemetery for decades, was vandalized and stolen a few weeks ago. The association that oversees the cemetery operations has been hoping that whoever stole the statue would return it, but with no results. In 1974, on the occasion of the...
  CRESCO - The graduating Class of 2018 has four sets of twins, which is a higher than average number. But other than that, the eight students are normal seniors waiting to walk across the stage on May 20 to receive their diplomas! The twins shared some of their experiences in growing up as a pair...
  A dedicated employee and avid volunteer, Mark Grinhaug is a familiar face to many in Howard County. This year, he is recognized with the Cresco Times Plain Dealer’s Hall of Fame Award for his tireless efforts to make the Cresco community a better place by helping those in need. Characteristically...

Pages

Cresco Times

Phone: 563-547-3601
Fax: 563-547-4602

Address:
Cresco TPD
214 N. Elm Street
Cresco, IA 52136

Sign Up For Breaking News

Stay informed on our latest news!

Manage my subscriptions

Subscribe to Breaking News feed