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Wednesday, 23/05/18
86 NFV students to graduate Friday     By Chris Deback         The NFV High School gym will be packed to the brim at 7 p.m. Friday, May 25, as 86 seniors from the NFV Class of 2018 receive their high school diplomas.... + continue reading
Wednesday, 16/05/18
SW approves grad class, purchases     Zakary Kriener News Writer     The South Winneshiek school board met Monday evening and approved the graduating Class of 2018.  Superintendent Kris Einck informed the board that all 57 members... + continue reading

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Wednesday, 16/05/18 - 0 comment(s)
  Chase Aeschliman (far right) recently visited the Institute for Neurological Recovery in Boca Raton, Fla., to receive an injection of Enbrel. Enbrel is a FDA-approved anti-inflammatory drug used to treat rheumatoid arthritis that Dr. Edward Tobinick is using to treat stroke survivors. The... + continue reading
Wednesday, 16/05/18 - 0 comment(s)
  West Union native Ben Davis started his new position as Fayette police chief on Saturday, May 12.  Chris DeBack photo   Davis ready to lead Fayette PD     By Chris Deback         The Fayette Police... + continue reading
Wednesday, 16/05/18 - 0 comment(s)
  West Union Elementary third-grader Keegan Weidemann proudly shows off his Fire Pevention Week poster, which took second place in the statewide contest.  His poster, which illustrates this years theme of “Every Second Counts: Plan Two Ways Out!” will be displayed in the Iowa... + continue reading
Wednesday, 16/05/18 - 0 comment(s)
  A few years ago, Decklyn Heins discovered the simple, yet complex Rubik’s Cube on a random trip to Walmart. Since then, he has used YouTube to learn how to quickly solve the popular 1980s puzzle and moved onto other variations of the original. He recently bought a Speedcube Rubik... + continue reading
Wednesday, 02/05/18 - 0 comment(s)
  While attending Iowa Central Community College in Fort Dodge, Festina native Ethan Kipp (right) first met and began performing alongside fellow fine arts enthusiast Maddie Poppe from Clarksville. Now, two years later, Poppe has become known worldwide as she is currently among the top seven... + continue reading


Wednesday, 23/05/18 - 0 comment(s)
  South Winn senior Jaden Schweinefus lines up a short put at last week’s Regional Golf Tournament at Silver Springs Golf Course in Ossian. Schweinefus earned medalist honors with her... + 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, 16/05/18 - 0 comment(s)
Dwaine Stahr     The family of Dwaine Stahr would like to honor him with a card shower in celebration of his 80th birthday on Thursday, May 24. Those wishing to send him birthday... + continue reading

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