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Wednesday, 15/11/17
The results are in!     Zakary Kriener News Writer       The results are in, and it is now official. The Ossian City Council will have a new face on it come January 2018. In the race for two at-large spots, which featured... + continue reading
Wednesday, 15/11/17
Area election results       By Chris Deback   Thirteen incorporated communities across Fayette County held city elections on Tuesday, Nov. 7. All those elected or re-elected will take office as of Jan. 1, 2018.  There were no... + continue reading

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  Radiologic technologist Nicole Poirier (standing) positions a patient with new digital x-ray technology at Winneshiek Medical Center in Decorah. (Zakary Kriener photo)   WMC stepping up its game     Zakary Kriener News Writer + continue reading
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  John Chapman and Carmen Franklin (l-r) will be the guest speakers at North Fayette Valley Middle School’s annual Veterans Day program at 1:30 p.m. Friday, Nov. 10, in the middle school gymnasium in Elgin. Carmen is one of two daughters that Chapman, a former Marine, has in the U.S.... + continue reading
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  First Baptist Church in Elgin will host a weekend celebration to dedicate its new church Friday-Sunday, Nov. 10-12. The celebration will end with a dedication worship service at 10:15 a.m. on Sunday. Pastor Lee Boleyn welcomes the public to celebrate this milestone in the congregation... + continue reading
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  The Fayette American Legion donated nine American flags to West Central Community School District to be displayed in classrooms that didn’t already have flags in the newer part of the school building. The group also donated $200 to go into a fund that teachers can use to buy supplies... + continue reading
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  North Fayette Valley will host its annual Veterans Day program at 10 a.m. Friday, Nov. 10, in the NFV Performing Arts Center. Jordan Einck and Justin Kuker (l-r), who are enlisting in the Air Force after high school, are two of four guest speakers presenting on the theme “A Lifetime... + continue reading


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  South Winn senior Jaden Schweinefus watches her kill attempt go over the net during recent Warrior volleyball action. In Thursday night’s season-ending loss against Wapsie Valley,... + continue reading

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Wednesday, 14/06/17 - 0 comment(s)
A day (and a father) like no other     Brian Smith Contributing Writer     Father’s Day will soon be upon us, and as many of us... + continue reading


Wednesday, 15/11/17 - 0 comment(s)
Mr. and Mrs. Gary Bishop     Gary and Mary Bishop were united in marriage by Pastor Steven Zittergruen at Stavanger Lutheran Church near Ossian on Aug. 12, 2017.  Gary is the... + continue reading

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