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  Lime Springs - “I was outside working on my old car. I heard someone yelling for help. I can’t believe I heard him, because I am hard of hearing,” Ed Hampe of Old Town said about that day around the Fourth of July. Earlier, Richard Curtis made his daily trip to the Upper Iowa River with his dog,...
  Saratoga - Preliminary work has begun on the Saratoga Wind Farm that will have 33 wind towers when finished. They are being built by Madison Gas & Electric and will produce 66-megawatts of energy. It is expected to become operational in early 2019. MG&E built Rosiere Wind Farm in 1999 in...
  CRESCO - Ann Smith has taken over as Director of Student Services and Special Ed formerly held by Therese Jurgensen and has already been meeting with families and connecting with teachers and staff. “I want to be in the community and be visible for everyone, so people feel they can approach me,”...
  CRESCO -- Tim Knutson, Democratic candidate for the Iowa House of Representatives for District 51, was joined by Tim Ryan, U.S. Representative for Ohio’s 13th congressional district at a canvassing launch event held in Cresco Saturday morning. Howard County residents  interested in canvassing on...
CRESCO - Construction crews work on 2nd Ave East in Cresco in front of the theatre and on 2nd Street East in Cresco on Aug. 14. 
  Cresco -With an overcast sky and threat of rain, the 37th Annual Fly-In Breakfast on Aug. 5 at Ellen Church Field in Cresco still had a successful showing.  There were about 12 planes that flew in and around 600 locals and visitors who came for the omelets and pancakes, served by over 50...
  CRESCO - Early morning thunderstorms did not dampen the enthusiasm for the Cresco Fine Arts Show, held in Beadle Park Sunday, Aug. 5. The 57th annual event, organized by the Cresco Area Fine Arts Council, features numerous Midwest artist vendors and draws a crowd of art enthusiasts each year.  ...
  Cresco - Locals may have seen 15-16 classic cars, along with about 25 people, at Beadle Park on Friday, Aug. 3. The Coulee Classics Unlimited car club, with about 90 members, was on its way from Onalaska/LaCrosse to Clear Lake for the annual C.L.A.S.S. Car Show & Summer Dance Cruise that is...
  Cresco - Many families live paycheck-to-paycheck and most of their earnings are spoken for . . . food, shelter, healthcare. So how does a family come up with some extra cash to pay for school supplies and clothes? Immanuel Lutheran Church of Cresco has found a small way to help out parents...
  CRESCO - Lauren Bonney is judge for the 57th annual Cresco Fine Arts Show, which takes place Sunday, Aug. 5 from 9:30 a.m.-3:30 p.m. at Beadle Park in Cresco. Bonney is an illustrator and designer whose whimsical, colorful style is inspired by fairy tales, mythology, and children’s stories. Her...

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