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  • Artist of Freedom Rock begins painting for his 18th year

    In honor of Memorial Day, Ray "Bubba" Sorensen is repainting the 12-foot-tall, approximately 60-ton original Freedom Rock boulder to pay tribute to mi ...
    May 27, 2016 - 11:24 am
  • CHS calendar

    May 30 - June 5MondayTBD varsity girls golf state at IGHSAU.Memorial Day - no school.Tuesday5:30 p.m ...
    May 27, 2016 - 11:23 am
  • School lunches

    CrestonMonday: no school.Tuesday: cook’s choice.Wednesday: cook’s choice. Student’s last day.All mea ...
    May 27, 2016 - 11:22 am
  • Five minutes with Emi O'Neall, Southern Prairie YMCA

    POSITION: Sports and healthy living coordinatorAGE: 27HOMETOWN: CrestonFAMILY: Children: 4-year-old ...
    May 27, 2016 - 11:22 am
  • Epidurals now available at GRMC

    Epidurals are now available at Greater Regional Medical Center (GRMC), allowing more pain maintenance options for local women giving birth.
    May 27, 2016 - 11:25 am
  • Kronberg named CNA, OST sports editor

    Ryan Kronberg has been named the new sports editor at Creston News Advertiser and Osceola Sentinel-Tribune.
    May 27, 2016 - 11:29 am
  • Carter joins CNA sports staff

    Kaleb Carter has joined the Creston News Advertiser staff as sports reporter.Carter, 22, is from Jam ...
    May 27, 2016 - 11:19 am
  • Congregate meals

    Creston meals May 30 - June 3 Reservations are required the day before. Call 641-782-2447. Monday: closed for Memorial Day.
    May 27, 2016 - 11:14 am
  • Club news

    VFW Post 1797 met May 10 at the Elks Lodge in Creston. Twenty-four members and guests were present for dinner. Senior Vice Commander Frank Riley calle ...
    May 27, 2016 - 11:15 am
  • Seatbelt, and texting while driving main focus this Memorial Day holiday weekend

    DES MOINES – This Memorial Day holiday weekend, the Iowa Department of Public Safety’s Iowa State Patrol will have increased patrol efforts on Iowa ro ...
    May 27, 2016 - 11:13 am
  • Twelve ways to enrich your life

    • Keep your life simple. Accept the simple things. Do not get into the habit of requiring something that is unusual for your pleasure. • Avoid worryin ...
    May 26, 2016 - 2:34 pm
  • Free blood pressure clinic in Corning

    CORNING - CHI Health at Home - Corning will hold a free blood pressure clinic from 11 a.m. to noon Thursday, June 2, at the Community Center in Cornin ...
    May 26, 2016 - 10:45 am
  • Poppy Days to be celebrated this weekend

    Creston Mayor Gary Lybarger announced Poppy Days will be celebrated Friday and Saturday in Creston.T ...
    May 26, 2016 - 10:45 am
  • Native Crestonian holds fundraiser for Miss Earth United States pageant

    McKenna Thatcher will host a meet-and-greet fundraiser from 4:45 to 8 p.m. tonight during tip night at Pizza Ranch.
    May 26, 2016 - 10:45 am
  • Throwback Thursday

    Today is May 26, the 147th day of the year. It’s a leap year. So, there are 219 days left in 2016. Below are news items from the Creston News Advertis ...
    May 27, 2016 - 11:19 am
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