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Wednesday, 15/08/18
NFV welcomes new teachers     By Chris Deback         North Fayette Valley will welcome five new teachers to the school district when school starts on Thursday, Aug. 23.  Those new teachers are Megan DeBack, Spanish... + continue reading
Wednesday, 25/07/18
Grandstand tickets still available for Saturday night's concert     By Chris Deback         Don’t miss country music stars Sammy Kershaw and Collin Raye live at the 2018 Fayette Fair on Saturday night, July 28.... + continue reading

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  Sara Franzen, new South Winneshiek Education Foundation manager and public relations director (Zakary Kriener photo)   Franzen excited to return to Warrior country     Zakary Kriener News Writer       For new South... + continue reading
Wednesday, 08/08/18 - 0 comment(s)
  Pictured is one of Clermont’s public ash trees located at 909 Locust St. Richard Kittelson recently evaluated Clermont’s 20 public ash trees and has recommended to the council that 15 of the trees should be removed and replaced with new trees.   'You have time,... + continue reading
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  Hugh Curtis (right) is sworn in as Hawkeye’s newest councilmember by Mayor Don Kelly following the resignation of Councilmember Angie Weidemann on Monday evening.     Hawkeye Council continues to address land issue     By Meagan Molseed mmolseed@... + continue reading
Wednesday, 08/08/18 - 0 comment(s)
  These bioretention structures have been a source of beautification for the West Union Downtown Streetscape Project, but keeping them weed-free has been a major challenge. (Chris DeBack photo)   What does the future hold for the West Union Streetscape?      ... + continue reading
Wednesday, 25/07/18 - 0 comment(s)
  Fayette Police Officer Stone Allen (left) and Chief Ben Davis display the department’s newly acquired body cameras (circled). The cameras, which have become a vital piece of equipment to law enforcement throughout the country, provide significant benefits for the department, the City... + continue reading


Wednesday, 25/07/18 - 0 comment(s)
FOF golf tourney Saturday     The annual Friends of Football (FOF) Golf Tournament has a few slots left for its Saturday tourney at Pleasant Valley Sports Club in Clermont.  The... + continue reading

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Wednesday, 28/03/18 - 0 comment(s)
  The picturesque campus of St. Bonaventure University, located in rural southwest New York, is where Chris DeBack earned his bachelor’s degree in journalism. (submitted photo)... + continue reading


Wednesday, 25/07/18 - 0 comment(s)
Mr. and Mrs. Reuben Steffens     Reuben and Mary Steffens of Clermont will celebrate 70 years of marriage on Wednesday, Aug. 1. To honor the couple, their family is hosting a card... + continue reading

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