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  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...
  CRESCO - Meet Bill Ondrashek. Member of the Freedom Rock and Commander of Protivin American Legion Post 605. Do you remember The First Gulf War? Persian Gulf War? Desert Storm? Desert Shield? Ondrashek reminds us they’re all the same war.  • The Gulf War happened in part because Iraq owed $80...
  Chester / Lime Springs - Winneshiek County Conservation will be hosting a prairie wildflower walk at Hayden Prairie on Sunday, May 20 at 2 p.m.  Join naturalist Larry Reis in wandering the prairie to see what unique flowers are blooming. If you have binoculars, bring them along as there will be...
  Northeast Iowa - The date May 15, 1968 is remembered by many in this area. It is the date an F5 tornado went through Charles City, killing 13, headed to Elma, where it destroyed the Catholic Church and ended at the Paul Goodman farm west of Lime Springs. Many people living north/northeast of...
  Cresco - The Cresco American Legion Auxiliary Unit 135 will be distributing Poppies on Friday, May 18, 2018. Poppy co-chairs are Wilma Mohs and Barb Zak. The Poppy represents the sacrifice of the Veterans: The red poppy is a nationally recognized symbol of sacrifice worn by Americans since World...
  CRESCO - The BRIDGE Organization in Elma has been chosen as the Organization of the Year for the Times Plain Dealer’s annual awards presented during the Howard County Business & Tourism Banquet. This year, those in charge decided to “let the cat out of the bag” before the event, rather than...
  CRESCO - Meet Skip and Mark Grinhaug. Brothers. Veterans. Members of the Freedom Rock and American Legion Post 135. The Grinhaug brothers know a lot about the War of 1812, noting that at least three people who fought in this war are buried in Howard Cty.  • But, Mark wants to clear up some...
  CRESCO - Thanks to a trusty group of volunteers, Cresco Mealsite and Meals-on-Wheels is still available in Cresco. On average, 16 meals are delivered Monday through Friday by members of four Cresco churches—Notre Dame, United Methodist, Immanuel Lutheran and First Lutheran for a month at a time....

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