News

CRESCO - Crestwood High School held its homecoming parade on Friday, Sept. 20 in downtown Cresco. For more photos, see the Sept. 25 issue of the Times Plain Dealer.
HOWARD COUNTY - Thursday, Sept. 19 at 5 p.m. was when the candidates had to turn in their nomination papers. Below is the list of those who are running for office. This is an unofficial list, since candidates have until Tuesday, Sept. 24 at 5 p.m. to withdraw their candidacy.  If there is no...
CRESCO - Names were thrown around. Many names. And then the name was mentioned, and the decision was unanimous! Jerry Wilson was chosen to be the Grand Marshal of the Norman Borlaug Harvest Fest parade on Saturday, Sept. 21 at 4:30 p.m. Many times, when the nominating committee of any parade is...
CRESCO - “There’s a lot of things you can do in life. This is just a diversion I happen to enjoy,” Jim Hughes comments on the art of quilting he picked up last year. “It’s a little bit of art, a little bit of science and a lot of work.”  It was his sister-in-law who convinced him to try quilting as...
CRESCO - Five young ladies are competing for the title of Little Miss Cresco 2019, as part of Norman Borlaug Harvest Fest.  Addison Bohr, Alanna Schatz, Amberlena Lopez, Claire Kach and Hadley Riehle are in the running and will be judged on poise, personality and the interview process. In order to...
HOWARD COUNTY - There has been some speculation taking place on why the airplanes are again flying over farmland and dumping product on the fields. Brandon Reis explained they are seeding cover crop, mostly cereal rye, although they tried different mixes on area farms. “They seed standing corn and...
NE IOWA/ SE MINN. - CEDA (Community and Economic Development Associates) and J2G (Journey to Growth) hosted the fourth annual tour of rural towns for a Regional Development Tour on Aug. 15. Approximately 50 real estate agents/brokers, architecture/engineering firms, financial institutions, higher...
CRESCO - For the past few weeks, the City of Cresco has been preparing to replace some of the street lights on Highway 9. The old lights are about 35-40 years old and have been deteriorating rapidly and becoming a safety hazard  over the previous few years. The cost of the new ones is around $75,...
CRESCO - Public Works Director Rod Freidhof told council members at the Sept. 4 meeting staff are continuing to work on the street lights. “We will be able to change the angle of the lights if we need to.” In addition, he noted bids for the Vernon Road project were to be opened on Sept. 10. The...

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