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  • 3-State Beef Conference to be held in Creston Jan. 13

    The 3-State Beef Conference is designed to provide beef cattle producers and other agricultural professionals in Iowa, Missouri and Nebraska an update ...
    Dec. 17, 2014 - 12:44 pm
  • Adair County Health System joins Mercy ACO and partners for an Innovation Award

    GREENFIELD — Adair County Health System has joined the Mercy Accountable Care Organization (Mercy ACO) and will be partnering with the ACO on a Center ...
    Dec. 17, 2014 - 12:44 pm
  • The Chamber holiday giveaway winning numbers are ...

    Ellen Gerharz, executive director for Creston Chamber of Commerce, drew winning tickets in the Creston Holiday Giveaway drawing this morning. They are ...
    Dec. 17, 2014 - 3:45 pm
  • Marshalltown police: Officers shoot, kill armed man

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    Dec. 17, 2014 - 10:19 am
  • Insurance enrollment moves smoothly this year in Iowa

    DES MOINES (AP) — Round two of President Barack Obama’s health care overhaul appeared to be moving more smoothly in Iowa as a key deadline approached.
    Dec. 16, 2014 - 11:29 am
  • Officials find trace of emerald ash borer in southern Iowa

    DES MOINES (AP) — A tiny beetle known for destroying ash trees is spreading in Iowa, state officials said Monday, and they predict infestations of the ...
    Dec. 16, 2014 - 11:29 am
  • New lottery game suspended after low tickets sales

    DES MOINES (AP) — A new multi-state lottery game aimed at doling out more $1 million prizes is being suspended after just two months because of lower- ...
    Dec. 16, 2014 - 11:30 am
  • Verdict reached today in Green’s civil case

    CORYDON — The verdict is in.   Eight jury members reached a unanimous decision approximately 10:30 a ...
    Dec. 16, 2014 - 11:32 am
  • Day 6: Jury deliberating, verdict coming soon in Green trial

    The jury in the Steve Green vs. City of Creston, Water Works Board of Trustees is currently in deliberation with a verdict expected today or Tuesday. ...
    Dec. 15, 2014 - 4:51 pm
  • Iowa man wounded Saturday while deer hunting

    DES MOINES (AP) — An Iowa man is recovering from a shotgun wound after being shot by a fellow hunter who was trying to hit a moving deer.
    Dec. 15, 2014 - 3:19 pm
  • Will you accept the challenge?

    Rick Walker is on a mission. His goal? To make this Christmas the brightest.This month, Creston Area ...
    Dec. 15, 2014 - 3:17 pm
  • Day 5: Plaintiff, defense rest, jury awaits instructions

    CORYDON – After being sent home early Friday, the jury received their instructions and started deliberation for the civil trial Steve Green vs. City o ...
    Dec. 15, 2014 - 10:53 am
  • CHS calendar

    Dec. 15-20Monday5:30 p.m. fifth grade band and vocal concert, Creston Middle School commons.6 p.m. B ...
    Dec. 15, 2014 - 7:09 am
  • Creston mealsDec. 15-19Menu subject to change.Reservations are required the day before. Call 641-782 ...
    Dec. 15, 2014 - 7:07 am
  • Club news

    Chapter LG P.E.O.Chapter LG P.E.O. met Dec. 2 at the home of Kay Ritter with Karla Powers serving as ...
    Dec. 15, 2014 - 7:07 am
  • Reader Poll

    Creston City Council is considering implementing a franchise fee on all Alliant gas and electric customers within city limits? What percentage should they set the franchise fee at?
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