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Blood Drive is Tomorrow in Lake Mills

Blood Drive is Tomorrow in Lake Mills

Officials with LifeServe Blood Center are asking area residents to pay it forward by giving a lifesaving blood donation. Organizers say that donors can schedule their appointment at the upcoming Lake Mills Community Blood Drive, Tuesday, March 10, 2015 from 1:00 PM – 6:00 PM at Salem Lutheran Church, 401 South Lake Street. To schedule a

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Klemme Man and Farmer Leaders Named Iowa Soybean Association Experience Participants

Nine farmers from across Iowa including one from Klemme, have been named participants in the inaugural Iowa Soybean Association (ISA) Experience. The leaders — one from each of Iowa’s nine crop reporting districts — will engage in activities and discussions throughout the year that enhance their knowledge and understanding of the structure and activities of the


Lawmakers Weigh Tourism, Local Control in School Year Debate

Debates over when the school year should begin are playing out in districts around the country, with lawmakers trying to balance concerns about local control, academic rigor and tourism revenue. Business owners express growing worries that earlier starts in August hurt tourism revenue during the critical summer months. Many educators say starting sooner helps them