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Wednesday, 12/12/18
Comp Board makes wage increase recommendation     By Chris Deback         Emotions ran high at the annual meeting of the Fayette County Compensation Board on Monday, Dec. 3, at the Fayette County Courthouse.  The... + continue reading
Monday, 03/12/18
Koether wins petition filed with Polk County District Court   by Chris DeBack       The race for Iowa House District 55 isn’t over just yet.   Michael Bergan was declared the unofficial winner over Democrat Kayla Koether... + continue reading

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  For Fayette Public Works director Jerry Hildebrand, snow removal starts well before the first snowflakes begin to fall, ordering sand and salt in the summer. Once the first flurries start to fly, Hildebrand puts the plow on the plow truck and leaves it on until the last snowflake has been... + continue reading
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   West Union Parks and Rec recently purchased an approximately $11,000 ice-skating rink from EZ ICE in Boston. The rink is able to be set up and taken down each ice-skating season. The rink is located in the parking lot of Rotary Park in West Union. A grand opening event at 10 a.m.... + continue reading
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  The relationship between St. Lucas’ Logan Manderfield and former Iowa Hawkeye and current Denver Bronco football player Josey Jewell goes back several years. Manderfield, who was diagnosed with Duchenne muscular dystrophy at the age of 1, started an organization called Logan’s... + continue reading
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  The holiday shopping season is the busiest time of year for local business owner Tracy Johnson of Clermont. Her brick-and-mortar store and online business Ag Farm Toys will ship over 2,000 packages from its rural Clermont location during this Christmas shopping season, making for some long... + continue reading
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    The 2019 Elgin Homecoming Committee will host its Second Annual Soup Supper Fundraiser from 5 to 7 p.m. Thursday, Dec. 6, at Torkelson Motors in Elgin during “Christmas in Elgin.” Renae Lembke (left) served Ellie Medberry a bowl of delicious broccoli and cheese and soup... + continue reading


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  Warrior freshman Ethan Maldonado scrambles with his Osage opponent during semifinal action in the 106-pound bracket at Saturday’s South Winneshiek Invitational. The promising young... + continue reading

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Macy Elizabeth Wadian   Families and names By Jerry Wadian     When my son, Taylor, got married to Tammy Sonnentag in June of 2017... + continue reading


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  Niall Downing   Tyler and Sarah Downing of Charles City are proud to announce the birth of their son, Niall James, who was born Tuesday, Nov. 6, 2018, at Waverly Health Center.... + continue reading

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