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  • Huntsman pleads guilty to theft charges

    Lyndsay Jo Huntsman, 44, of Creston withdrew her previous plea of not guilty and pleaded guilty to five counts of first-degree theft today (Friday).
    May 29, 2015 - 2:21 pm
  • Farewell, Bucky

    Gary Bucklin's 30-year career as sports director at KSIB Radio in Creston comes to an end today. His final sportscast was heard from 11 a.m. to noon t ...
    May 29, 2015 - 12:13 pm
  • CHS calendar

    June 1-7MondayTeacher’s last day.TBD, varsity girls state golf.High school boys/girls summer weights ...
    May 29, 2015 - 11:32 am
  • Congregate meals

    Creston mealsJune 1-5Menu subject to change.Reservations are required the day before. Call 641-782-2 ...
    May 29, 2015 - 11:08 am
  • Club news

    Delta Kappa GammaThirteen members attended the May 11 meeting of Pi Chapter Delta Kappa Gamma Intern ...
    May 29, 2015 - 11:07 am
  • Central College PELLA — After months exploring topics like sports analytics, Parkinson's Disease, prairie grasses and consumer behavior, 175 Central s ...
    May 29, 2015 - 11:01 am
  • Congressman Young's Creston office formally opened

    Rep. David Young visited Creston Wednesday to formally open the southwest Iowa's Creston Constituent Service Office, located at 208 W. Taylor St. The ...
    May 28, 2015 - 11:24 am
  • Disaster proclamation issued for Clarke County after storm

    DES MOINES (AP) — A disaster proclamation has been issued for Clarke County in southern Iowa following severe weather.
    May 28, 2015 - 11:14 am
  • Methodist Church to host family nights in June

    First United Methodist Church, 400 N. Elm St., will again host Wednesday Family Night. This is open to all ages whether you bring your family or not. ...
    May 28, 2015 - 11:08 am
  • St. John's Church to host baked potato bar

    A baked potato bar will be held 11:30 a.m. Sunday at St. John's United Church of Christ, 601 S. Maple St., in the parish hall. Entrance is on Fremont ...
    May 28, 2015 - 11:07 am
  • College news

    More than 1,700 degrees were conferred during Creighton University's commencement ceremonies May 16 at CenturyLink Omaha.
    May 28, 2015 - 11:00 am
  • Long inducted into East Union's Wall of Fame

    East Union Community School has announced the late Ronald D. Long is its 2015 inductee into the school’s Wall of Fame.
    May 28, 2015 - 10:59 am
  • Nebraska, Iowa schools look to attract monarch butterflies

    Nebraska and Iowa students are joining their peers and volunteers around the nation in planting milkweed plants to help attract monarch butterflies.
    May 28, 2015 - 10:58 am
  • National Skillet Throw Championship to be held

    It is time for the 40th National Skillet Throw Championship competition. Round up a five-member team to practice your skill of hitting the target "dum ...
    May 28, 2015 - 10:54 am
  • Long earns third in Iowa Junior Duck Stamp

    Area students earned awards at the 2015 Iowa Junior Duck Stamp award ceremony held April 26 at the Neal Smith National Wildlife Refuge. All 100 Iowa w ...
    May 28, 2015 - 10:57 am
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