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CRESCO - Secretary of Ag Mike Naig made a stop at Cresco Food Technologies on his annual 99-county tour. The event was a little different than others involving elected officials.  Naig was quick to say he just had to stop at S&S Meats and Spirits in Osage at the meat vending machine on his trip...
CRESCO - Last year, Tanya Riehle, the Crestwood High School Art teacher, started to dream big about adding new technology to the art room.  “I really wanted students to see that their art has real world implications. They don’t have to create art for the sake of creating art. Their pieces can be...
CRESCO - The story of Kevin Roesler going back to work after a cardiac arrest does not end there.  Remember those two guys who performed CPR to bring him back to life? They were recently given life-saving awards. At the awards ceremony on April 20, 2021, Brent Holten of H&S Motors gave a short...
CRESCO - “It was a normal day,” said Kevin Roesler. But that Monday before Thanksgiving in 2020 did not end up that way. “I was at work [H&S Motors]. I was supposed to check a car. I put the scanner up to it, and the lights went out,” he recalled. The next thing he remembered was being on a...
CRESCO - Members of Cresco Airport Commission attended the April 19 City Council meeting to explain the repairs needed at Ellen Church Field. Matt Garber of Clapsaddle-Garber Associates explained the problems with the runway. “There is severe frost heaving, and joints are disintegrating.” There are...
PROTIVIN - The Protivin Volunteer Fire Department (PVFD) was honored with the “Outstanding Department Award for 2021” on Saturday, April 17 by the Iowa Firefighters Association (I.F.A) at its mid-year banquet.   The I.F.A, a statewide organization with members from over 800 fire departments in Iowa...
Howard County -   Has anyone ever come up to you and said, “You look just like your mother!” or “Your daughter is the spittin’ image of you!?” Well, now is the time to show everyone how much you look like each other. Why not enter the Times Plain Dealer’s Mirror Image, a mother-daughter look-alike...
HOWARD COUNTY - On Saturday, April 24, there will be a medication take back day in Howard County. Any medications that are expired or not being used can be dropped off at medication take-back sites.  The medication take-back sites are at: • Protivin Fire Station from 10-10:15 a.m. • Riceville Fire...
CRESCO - [Editor’s Note: One of my favorite parts of the job is learning about local history. Al Skoda is just one of my Cresco resources. I’m lucky he also likes to write. He recently reminisced about his memories of Cresco baseball and is sharing that with our readers.  Anyone else who would like...
LIME SPRINGS - City Engineers Bolton & Menk notified City Clerk Jane Tibbals  the Merrill St. Bridge will be surveyed the end of the April 12 week. The bridge has been closed to traffic over five tons since April 7, 2020. • Additional business from the April 6 meeting included a report by Fire...

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