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Wednesday, 13/11/19
City/School election results are in!   Zakary Kriener News Writer     The results are in and changes are coming! The 2019 City/School Election was held Tuesday, Nov. 5, and there will be several new faces in office next year, including a new... + continue reading
Wednesday, 13/11/19
Frieden, Hermen, Thomas all win Elgin Council seats   By Jack Swanson   In a six-way race for three At-large council seats, Bob Frieden was the top vote getter according to unofficial results from the Nov. 5, Elgin City election. He had 126... + continue reading

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Rebecca O’Dell took over management of Guppy’s On the Go in Elgin last week.  While much of the beloved local gas station will remain the same in the coming months, O’Dell is excited to bring her own ideas and specials to the area business.  (Megan Molseed... + continue reading
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Mark Benson was amazed by the beauty he saw on his 30-mile trek. He is shown here crossing a bridge with his dog, Sarge, on their way to Oelwein.   Completes tradition handed down from great-grandfather   By Jack Swanson   Whether... + continue reading
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Jamie Vargason beside the mural she is painting at the Fayette Legion Post. As you can see, the military figures are close to life size. (Jack Swanson photos)   Local artist honors veterans with mural in Fayette   By Jack Swanson  ... + continue reading
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Marlene Bouska, Pam Shores, Keri Stepan, and Hilary Nuss show some examples of the new, and very popular, “blackout” license plates available across the state of Iowa. Since its premiere in July, nearly 20,000 plates have been sold, nearly 300 of which were right here in Fayette... + continue reading
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The North Fayette Valley high school’s production of Legally Blonde The Musical will premiere Friday evening at 7:30 p.m. in the high school Performing Arts Center.  Pictured are (front l-r) Grace Klein, Justin Kamaus, James Baumler, Scott Buitenwerf, Sophia Durnan, Emma... + continue reading


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Warrior front runners Jamie Meyer (816) and Emmett Schwartzhoff (818) led the way for the South Winn boys during Saturday’s State Meet in Fort Dodge. Meyer finished 26th in a time of 17:14.4... + continue reading

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Kudos and Lessons     By Jerry Wadian     Being a reporter, I try to stick to telling what happened, and let the coaches explain the... + continue reading


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Elaine and Linus Holthaus   An Open House and Dance is being held at the Wildwoods Event Center in Ossian on November 16, 2019 from 6:30 to 9 p.m. celebrating the 40thwedding anniversary of... + continue reading

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