By Casandra Leff Cresco - This year is a year of anniversaries. The Howard County Fair is celebrating 125 years, and its Saturday night (June 23) entertainment, The Oak Ridge Boys, is celebrating...
  Angela Bries was the judge for the 4-H Pet Show on Wednesday, with help from Borlaug-Thomson intern and former Fair Queen Abby Kennon. Bries did a great job in asking questions and getting answers...
  Cresco - Tom Barnes, Executive Secretary of Howard County Fair Board told those gathered for the 30th annual queen coronation, “We have four quality young women who have entered the contest. We...
  CRESCO - Summer is officially here, which also means that it’s Fair Time! The Mighty Howard County Fair will be celebrating its 125th anniversary from June 20 to June 24. This year’s grandstand...
  CRESCO - “You sponsors help keep our fair free,” Fair Board Executive Secretary Tom Barnes said as he welcomed guests to the Fair Board Appreciation dinner on June 13 in preparation of the 125th...
  CRESCO - Meet Marshall Rogne. He is the Howard County Veterans Affairs Director and member of the Freedom Rock.  This week’s final gun salute is to the War on Terrorism. On Sept. 20, 2001, George W...
  By Casandra Leff Cresco - This year is a year of anniversaries. The Howard County Fair is celebrating 125 years, and its Saturday night (June 23) entertainment, The Oak Ridge Boys, is celebrating 45 years since its current line-up joined forces! Don’t let this country/gospel group’s veteran...
CRESCO - The Howard County Fair 4-H and FFA Sheep/Market Goat Show was held on Thursday, June 21 at the Mighty Howard County Fair. The judge was Keith Peters of Sheffield, Iowa. For full results from the Sheep/Market Goat Show, see the Times Plain Dealer.  
  Angela Bries was the judge for the 4-H Pet Show on Wednesday, with help from Borlaug-Thomson intern and former Fair Queen Abby Kennon. Bries did a great job in asking questions and getting answers from the four Cresco Clover Kid participating youth. Pet Show entries are exhibited with a booklet...
  Cresco - Tom Barnes, Executive Secretary of Howard County Fair Board told those gathered for the 30th annual queen coronation, “We have four quality young women who have entered the contest. We really enjoy this part of the fair.” Hope Dohlman was crowned queen, with Karissa Stika as princess....

Obituaries

 Jan. 6, 1962 —June 13, 2018 Clear Lake - Kristi Kay Gruetzmacher, age 56, of Clear Lake, Iowa passed away on Wednesday, June 13, 2018 at Hospice of North Iowa – Inpatient Unit....

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