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Wednesday, 10/01/18
  West Central’s Jalyn Browned looks to make a pass in a rivalry game against the Oelwein Huskies on Saturday, Jan. 6.  Chris DeBack photo   Blue Devils with rough start to 2018     By Chris Deback cdeback@thefayettecountyunion.com    ... + continue reading
Wednesday, 10/01/18
Fayette County Cattlemen select royalty     By Chris Deback cdeback@thefayettecountyunion.com         The Fayette County Cattlemen’s Association 2018 Annual Membership Banquet will start with social time at 5:30 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 20, at the Waucoma... + continue reading

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Roger Gamm - 2017 Citizen of the Year   Gamm named 2017 Citizen of the Year     By Chris Deback cdeback@thefayettecountyunion.com         For more than 60 years, only three men have held the position of fire chief at the West Union Fire Department.... + continue reading
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Deer harvest up in 2017       According to the Iowa Department of Natural Resourses (DNR), as of Tuesday, Dec. 19, the 2017 Iowa deer harvest is officially more than 5 percent ahead of the 2016 totals. The fall of 2017 saw 90,955 deer reported, up from 86,506 for the same... + continue reading
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  Janell Bradley is pictured in the home of her third cousin Terje Kvås. A fish farmer and beekeeper, Terje lives in the village of Kvås, Norway, from which some of Bradley’s ancestors emigrated back in the 1850s. (Jeff Bradley photo)   Ancestry test drives... + continue reading
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  Being the “Voice of TigerHawk Basketball” is more than just announcing. Here, Gay Bowden meticulously fills in the official score sheet before a recent game. During the game, he must keep track of team scores, individual shooting records, fouls, and so on. Afterwards, Bowden has... + continue reading
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  Inspecting the Runyon Christmas tree, Sophie is on the smaller side for a Leonberger at 26+ inches and 105 pounds. A male can be four to six inches taller and weigh up to 170 pounds. The curve in Sophie’s tail may have been the difference between runner-up and first place in a... + continue reading

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Warrior girls lose to Vikings     Zakary Kriener News Writer zkriener@fayettepublishing.com     A slow start plagued the South Winneshiek girls’ basketball team... + continue reading

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A day (and a father) like no other     Brian Smith Contributing Writer bsmith@fayettepublishing.com     Father’s Day will soon be upon us, and as many of us... + continue reading

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Dick Schroyer       Richard “Dick” Schroyer, 82, of West Union, Iowa died Thursday, Dec. 28, 2017 at his home in West Union, Iowa.  Richard Allen was born... + continue reading

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