News

CRESCO - Featherlite Trailer’s 50th Anniversary kick-off celebration was held on Aug. 15 at its Cresco facility across from the Howard County Fairgrounds. The event featured guest speakers Justin Queensland, Vice President and General Manager; Tim Masud, CEO and Owner since 2019; and Conrad Clement...
CRESCO - Chuck and Joan Curtis were chosen as Grand Marshals of the Norman Borlaug Harvest Fest Parade on Saturday, Aug. 27. The Curtises have been fixtures in the Cresco area as a couple for over 50 years (They will be married 50 years in January.), more so for Chuck as he was born and raised at...
CRESCO - It’s also time to celebrate the Fifth anniversary of Atomic Pizza in Cresco. Steve and Mimi Stone opened their business on Aug. 16, 2017 and have been going strong ever since. The menu consists of Steve’s own recipe. He said, “We have expanded our menu to include pan and thin, as well as...
CRESCO - Iowa Senator Joni Ernst visited the Howard County jail on the local stop on her 99-county tour on Friday, Aug. 12. She also stopped in Worth, Mitchell, Winneshiek and Chickasaw counties. County officials and law enforcement were on hand to welcome her to the jail. As a former county...
CRESCO - Howard-Winneshiek CSD Board of Education members learned of some of the preparations taking place before the start of the school year at their Aug. 15 regular meeting. Supt. Kris Einck reported he had attended the new teacher luncheon at Champlin Hall, along with other teachers. “I’d like...
LIME SPRINGS - Council members accepted the bid by Northland Securities of Minneapolis for an interest rate of 3.2876% for a $600,000 General Obligation Bond for the sewer part of the street project. Maggie Burger of Speer Financial told them at the Aug. 3 meeting, “We are very happy with this bid...
HOWARD COUNTY -  Inflation.  Recession.  Increasing interest rates.  The world of finance is very confusing right now. It is also very volatile, with the Fed (Federal Reserve System) raising interest rates to try to curb inflation. When asked to give some insight into what it all means, Mike Drees...
CRESCO - Dr. Kelsey Thomas, MD, will be starting work at Regional Health Services of Howard County (RHSHC) on Sept. 1. Originally from Greenville, Miss., Thomas did her undergraduate work in Houston at Texas Southern.  “I picked Houston because it was the only major city that I could think of that...
OSAGE - On Friday, Aug. 19, agents with the Iowa Division of Criminal Investigation (DCI), members of the DCI Criminalistics Lab and Deputies with the Mitchell County Sheriff’s Office executed several search warrants and conducted interview as they continued to investigate the disappearance and...
CRESCO - The Cresco community has been anxiously awaiting the opening of the Good Times Grill, formerly of Decorah, since September 2021. The business was set to open around Labor Day, but the wait will be a little longer. “For those who haven't heard yet, there was a fire at the Cresco building...

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