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HOWARD COUNTY - Area residents may have heard there will be some changes in the 2019 school and city elections. They are being combined for the first time and will be held on Tuesday, Nov. 5. In the past, school board elections were in September while city council elections were held, for the most...
CRESCO - When something works, you don’t change it. That’s why Notre Dame Parish is celebrating its 49th Annual Fair Day on Sunday, Sept. 8 from 11 a.m.-3 p.m. The custom-made sausage and turkey dinner will be from 11 a.m.-1 p.m. in the church basement. Advance tickets cost $9 for adults and $5 for...
HOWARD-WINNESH-IEK - An updated facilities plan was revealed by Howard-Winneshiek Superintendent Ted Ihns last week. The DLR Group made a few changes and clarifications to what was printed in the Times Plain Dealer in the Aug. 28, 2019 issue. In addition, the Times had stated the preschool area...
  CRESCO - After being without a permanent home for a little over four months, parishioners of Cresco Community Chapel are happy to be moved into their new quarters, an addition to their main structure. Sunday, Aug. 25 was the first Sunday worship since mid-April when the old addition was...
LIME SPRINGS - It took just two-and-a-half hours for authorities to arrest an individual suspected of robbing the Lime Springs branch of CUSB Bank at gunpoint on Sept. 3. Luis Angel Vega, age 27, of Austin, Minn. is charged with 1st Degree Robbery, a Class B Felony. At approximately 12:21 p.m. on...
Update, Tuesday, Sept. 3, 2019, 4:15 p.m. LIME SPRINGS - An armed gunman has been taken into custody in Austin, Minn. around 3-3:30 p.m. after robbing the Lime Springs branch of CUSB Bank noted Howard County Sheriff Mike Miner. The suspect's name has not been released. It took less than four hours...
CRESCO - Although it was just a formality, Brian Allen Fullhart was sentenced to life in prison without the possibility of parole, a verdict mandated by law, on Aug. 28, 2019. Three of Zoanne “Zoey” Fullhart’s family members gave victim impact statements regarding her murder on or about Feb. 28,...
HOWARD-WINNESH-IEK - Howard-Winneshiek Community School District Superintendent Ted Ihns gave an update to the school board and visitors on the school’s facility plans as released by DLR Group at the regular Aug. 19 school board meeting. He said the estimated plan is a $23.6 million update and...
CRESCO - Thanks to Karen and Warren Steffen and their extended family, Cresco has its first Little Free Library, located just outside of the Cresco Area Chamber of Commerce building at 101 2nd Ave SW and facing Highway 9. The idea began with the Steffens’ granddaughter Emma, age 13. “For years I...

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