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  HOWARD COUNTY - The Howard County clerk of district court has released the petit jury list for the first quarter of the year. The first quarter is for January, February, March. Selected to serve on the jury are the following residents: Riceville: Brandon Michael Hummel, Mandy Sue Kappers, Randall...
  Waverly - Olivia Eckerman of Waverly Iowa, niece of Donna & Kelvin Rue from Ridgeway, is one of three finalists in the nation for the quest to become the next NFL Play 60 Super Kid. The Super Kid hands the official game ball to the referee before the Super Bowl, which will be held in...
  CRESCO - Immanuel Lutheran Church and Notre Dame Catholic Church sponsor ‘Nativities Around the World’, a fund-raising event for Howard County Hospice Friday, Dec. 1, Saturday, Dec. 2 and Sunday, Dec. 3 from 11 a.m.-6 p.m. at 215 North Elm Street (next to Cresco Family Optometry). Admission is...
  CRESCO - A northern Iowa woman’s holiday travel plans have become a lot easier after winning the lottery this past weekend. Emily Mohamad of Cresco claimed the ninth of 10 top prizes of $50,000 available in the Iowa Lottery’s “White Ice” scratch game. Mohamad, 35, said she had been saving money...
  Howard County - Northeast Iowa Area Agency on Aging has its December meals planned. Each meal includes milk. Meals are offered on a contribution basis for people over 60 years of age. Actual cost for the meal is $8.28. People under 60 must pay the actual cost. Meals are offered at the Kessel...
  MEAL INFORMATION When school is called for a two hour late start...NO BREAKFAST will be served that day. The menu is subject to change without notice. Milk, cereal and juice served daily with breakfast. All second lunch meals must be paid in cash at the adult rate of $3.60. Second meals may be...
Santa's Holiday Parade on Nov. 24 had a great turn-out with the temperature a balmy 48 degrees. Afterwards, the crowd stayed around to watch Just4Kix and kidFUSION perfrom dance moves and visit with Santa. The first 10 winners of the Jingle in Your Pocket promotion were drawn, as well as the...
  CRESCO - When Pat Ferrie found out that she and her husband, Jack, had been selected as Santa Parade grand marshals, her response conveyed her shock: “Spiff (Slifka) at the Chamber called me, and asked if we were going to be home the day after Thanksgiving. She told us we had been chosen as grand...
  CRESCO - Board members of Norman Borlaug Heritage Foundation were able to cross off a wish list item when Boy Scout Justin Kerian, from Cresco Troop #63, decided to do his Eagle Scout project at the Boyhood Home of Dr. Norman Borlaug. Justin, with the help of his uncle, Kevin Kerian, handcrafted...
  Elma - Three years ago, the citizens of Elma were devastated when the local elementary was closed by Howard-Winneshiek School District due to low numbers and expenses. Since then City Council and town leaders have been trying to find a way to make better use of the building. A solid group of...

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