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  CRESCO - A group of community members in Albion/Forest City Township has been meeting weekly since they found out a Concentrated Animal Feeding Operation (CAFO) for Reicks View Farms of Lawler was to be constructed in their neighborhood, on property owned by Delbert Ihns. They then found out...
  Howard County - Howard-Winneshiek Board of Education authorized the hiring of an Activities Director/Dean of Student Services for the next school year at the board meeting on April 10. For the 2014-15 school year, the district hired Brian Hilsabeck for the same position, but he resigned after one...
  Vernon Springs - The weather couldn’t have been better, the four-legged canines more social and the people more excited than for the HEART’s (Helping Every Animal Rescue Team) 1st Annual Walk N’ Wag at Prairie’s Edge Nature Center, on Saturday, April 22. HEART is a nonprofit, formerly known as...
  Howard County -   Has anyone ever come up to you and said, “You look just like your mother!” or “Your daughter is the spittin’ image of you!?” Well, now is the time to show everyone how much you look like each other. Why not enter the Times Plain Dealer’s Mirror Image, a mother-daughter look-...
  CRESCO - Members of the community may have received calls from people coming to town during RAGBRAI® asking about  housing. We ask you to direct them to the RAGBRAI® Housing Committee to add them to the housing request list at www.crescochamber.com. By going through the formal process, we can...
  CRESCO - Howard-Winneshiek Supt. John Carver received a call on Monday afternoon, April 17, from Sheriff Mike Miner. He learned a student had committed suicide.  After his initial shock, he started to implement the district’s protocol, getting in touch with Keystone AEA Crisis Response Team, so...
  CRESCO - On March 13 the Howard County Sheriff’s office took several reports of slashed tires in Lime Springs and near Cresco. An investigation led to three suspects in the case. The Howard County Sheriff and Cresco Police conducted the investigation and as a result identified the person’s...
    [Editor’s note: With Howard County Jail, the oldest working jail in the state of Iowa, having an open house on Saturday from 10 a.m. - 3 p.m., I thought it would perhaps drum up some interest to have someone in the office be an inmate for a few hours. And since Nate Troy looks better in orange...
 Howard County - Sophomores, juniors, and seniors at Howard-Winneshiek Community School District witnessed firsthand the devastating and sometimes permanent effects that making poor decisions, such as texting, drinking alcohol and/or using drugs, can have on those who choose to do so and get behind...
  CRESCO - The old adage “the more the merrier” certainly held true for the April 11 Howard County Business & Tourism Banquet. Besides all the staff and board members of HCBT getting a pat on the back for  their hard work, the venue also featured awards, Sen. Joni Ernst and Cresco’s RAGBRAI®...

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