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Simon Estes

Simon Estes Concert to Feature Local High School Choruses

Simon Estes Concert to Feature Local High School Choruses

He is a noted bass/baritone singer who has entertained audiences all around the world and now he comes to Garner for a chance to perform with North Iowans. Simon Estes will be in concert at the Garner High School Auditorium on Sunday, October 12th at 2pm. What will make this concert even more special is


Forest City Has a New Police Chief

Several applicants approached the City Council of Forest City for the Police Chief position after Dan Davis had announced his retirement. The council committee reviewed all of the candidates applications, but Mayor Rick Skjeie felt it important that the council as a whole, be involved in the selection process. Two of the applicants were already

Sukup Hall

ISU Dedicates Elings Hall and Sukup Hall

More than 450 people attended the dedication of Elings Hall and Sukup Hall, two new buildings that serve as the home for Iowa State University’s Department of Agricultural and Biosystems Engineering. “I’m pleased to dedicate Elings and Sukup halls as the anchors of our beautiful Biorenewables Complex,” said ISU President Steven Leath. “They provide a

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WCTA Announces Winner of Annual Photo Contest

Winnebago Cooperative Telecom Association (WCTA) has announced the winner of the 2015 WCTA Directory and Calendar Photo Contest. The winning photographer is Lorinda Groe of Lake Mills.  Lorinda’s winning photo was taken at Rice Lake in Lake Mills.  For her efforts, she has received $50 and her winning photo will be featured on the cover

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Hogsback Range Under Fire

Someone who uses the Hogsback Shooting Range is causing significant damage to the target frames according to officials at the Winnebago County Conservation Board. The shooting range in Lake Mills is a free target range for people to go up and practice their shooting skills. However, weaponry is being used that completely destroys the framework