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Area Absentee Voting is High

The primary is June 2nd, but you couldn’t tell that with the avalanche of absentee ballot requests in area Auditor Offices. Iowa Secretary of State Paul Pate believed that the safest approach to holding the […]


A New Windmill is Coming to Clarion

Two years ago, the Heartland Museum Board of Directors discussed the possibility of having a windmill added to the property. Every farm had at least one. The American windmill was developed in 1854, and was […]

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Hancock Supervisors to Certify Levies

The Hancock County Board of Supervisors will meet today beginning at 1 pm in the Basement Meeting Room of the Law Enforcement Center. The change of venue from the usual Board of Supervisors Room in […]

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Forest City Community Band Season Canceled

After closely watching and consulting Governor Reynolds and the CDC Guidelines as well as in response to the cancellations of the Puckerbrush Days and July 4th. Celebrations in Forest City and Clear Lake, the decision […]