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Governor Branstad Proclaims April as Financial Literacy Awareness Month

Governor Branstad Proclaims April as Financial Literacy Awareness Month

Governor Terry Branstad has declared the month of April as Financial Literacy Awareness Month in Iowa. The Iowa College Student Aid Commission (Iowa College Aid), the Iowa Department of Education, the Treasurer of the State and the Department of Commerce Banking and Insurance Divisions sponsored the proclamation which aims to emphasize the impact personal financial


Bosworth Park Benefits From Gambling Grant

Renovation will begin shortly at the Bosworth Park in Manly after receiving a grant from the Diamond Jo Casino. Manly officials were given nearly $163,400 in a grant. The renovation includes new park equipment and handicap ramp access in the bathroom. The hope s to attract more people to the park in Manly. The elderly population has increased in

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Northern Pike and Walleye Are Good in Saturday Morning Fishing Report

The weekly fishing report is compiled from information gathered from local bait shops, angler creel surveys, and county and state parks staff. For current information, contact the district fisheries office at the phone number listed at the end of each district report.   NORTHWEST Brushy Creek Lake Bluegill – Slow: Anglers have reported catching bluegill

NIACC Jazz Ensemble To Perform Concert

Prepare to get jazzed by the North Iowa Area Community College (NIACC) Jazz Ensemble, conducted by John Klemas, NIACC Director of Bands.  NIACC’s Jazz Ensemble will perform a short program in the Activity Center at NIACC on Thursday, April 23 at 7:00 p.m.  The event is free of charge. The NIACC Jazz Club, a cabaret