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Siskow Signs With Warriors as Dual-sport Athlete

Siskow Signs With Warriors as Dual-sport Athlete

Sammi Siskow will bring a strong work ethic and determination to the court as a two-sport athlete at Waldorf College. Siskow, a 5-foot-10 senior from LeRoy-Ostrander High School, signed a letter of intent last Thursday to play volleyball and women’s basketball for the Warriors. “I am very excited because ever since I was little, I

Wear Red for Your Heart

Wear Red for Your Heart Today

North Iowans will be wearing red today as a way to help promote good heart health. It is part of a statewide effort to raise awareness among Iowans about healthy hearts. According to experts, cardiovascular diseases and stroke are two of the top five major causes of death in Iowa. Lauren Livingston, spokeswoman for the Iowa chapter of

Larson Wins Bid to Tear Down CWL School

Corwith-Wesley-LuVerne Community School will soon be no more. The school district dissolved last year leaving the old high school abandoned and empty. Recently, community members held a sale of all of the items inside the school. Many of those items were bought by alumni from the school. Now, Larson Contracting, based out of Lake Mills,

Conservation Stewardship Program

USDA Makes Funding Available for Conservation Stewardship Program

USDA’s Natural Resources Conservation Service (NRCS) is accepting applications at local offices for newly available funding through the Conservation Stewardship Program (CSP), USDA’s largest conservation program that helps farmers voluntarily improve conservation efforts on private working lands. NRCS accepts applications for CSP throughout the year, but producers should submit applications by March 31 to their

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Thirty-nine Warriors Named NSAA Fall Scholar-Athletes

The North Star Athletic Association (NSAA) announced its Academic Scholar-Athletes for the 2015 fall academic season on Thursday, which included 39 Waldorf College student-athletes. Recipients for the Warriors participated in football, volleyball, men’s and women’s soccer and men’s cross country. They were recognized for their outstanding achievements in the classroom and on the playing field.

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Ernst Joins Boxer, Colleagues in Introducing Female Veterans Suicide Prevention Act

U.S. Senators Barbara Boxer (D-CA), Joni Ernst (R-IA), Richard Blumenthal (D-CT) and Sherrod Brown (D-OH) today introduced the Female Veterans Suicide Prevention Act, in response to the alarming increases in suicide among female veterans detailed in a recent Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) study. The bill requires the VA to include specific metrics on female