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  Cresco - Iowa State Gov. Kim Reynolds and Lt. Gov. Adam Gregg visited northeast Iowa on March 2 on their 99-county tour for 2018.  The duo toured two plants at Featherlite—Plant 3, which makes the boxes for the trailer, and Interiors, where wiring, lighting, cabinets, seating, etc. is...
CRESCO - Friday morning, March 2, 2018, Brian Allen Fullhart, 34, was charged in Howard County District Court with Murder in the First Degree and Going Armed With Intent, in the March 1 death of his wife, Zoanne Fullhart.   Court documents say between the hours of 3-5 a.m. on March 1, at 700 S. Elm...
  Cresco - Due to a shooting incident at the trailer court on the west side of South Elm St. in Cresco, Howard-Winneshiek School District cancelled classes and Cresco City Hall is temporarily closed, on Thursday, March 1. According to backdoor neighbors of the trailer where an incident occurred,...
  Des Moines - (DES MOINES) – Iowa is the #1 state in the country, according to a new study from U.S. News & World Report. Gov. Kim Reynolds appeared on CBS This Morning on Tuesday, Feb. 27 to make the announcement about the 2018 Best States ranking.  “Our Best States ranking is a humbling...
  Washington, D.C. - On Feb. 27, 2018, U.S. Secretary of Agriculture Sonny Perdue applauded the Senate’s long-awaited confirmation of Bill Northey to the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA). Northey will serve as Under Secretary for Farm and Foreign Agricultural Service (FFAS)*. Perdue issued the...
  Howard County - Technology is a great thing, especially when it helps local emergency personnel communicate with each other. But what happens when one of the “cogs” in the system goes out? That’s what happened last July when the Saratoga tower went down during a straight-line wind storm....
  Riceville - Following a threat to “shoot up” Riceville Community School, classes were canceled on Thursday (Feb. 22). Law enforcement was in the building Friday and Saturday in an attempt to assure district parents and students, as well as teams visiting the school for Saturday’s District Speech...
  CRESCO -  Lime Springs native and Crestwood High School graduate James Ripley, who currently serves as Director of Instrumental Music Activities at Carthage College in Kenosha, Wis., returns to Northeast Iowa Sunday, March 4 to conduct the Carthage Wind Orchestra in two Cresco events. Ripley and...
  Howard County - Several incidents have taken place over the past week in Howard County. Elma: Elma Locker & Grocery Inc. was broken into Tuesday, Feb. 20 around 2:37 a.m. Owner Roger Meirick received a call from his security company and missed the perpetrators by minutes, according to Howard...

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