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  • Local HCI Hospice Care Services volunteer honored

    Kathyrn McClain and nearly 60 other volunteers were recognized for their contributions at the Hospice and Palliative Care Association of Iowa’s annual ...
    Oct. 15, 2014 - 11:33 am
  • Baker honored for 50 years of banking service

    JOHNSTON – Ken Baker, former Osceola resident and longtime Clarke County State Bank president and recently retired President and Director of Panora St ...
    Oct. 15, 2014 - 11:33 am
  • Friday participates in Honor Flight

    Noel Friday of Osceola was among the 385 veterans who, on Sept. 30, were on Iowa’s first Korean War Veterans Honor Flight.
    Oct. 15, 2014 - 11:32 am
  • ‘Chair-ished Memories’ planned Sunday

    Clarke Area Arts Council’s “Chair-ished Memories” event will be Sunday, Oct. 19, at Osceola Country Club. 
    Oct. 15, 2014 - 11:15 am
  • Coaches vs. Cancer 5K planned

    TRURO — The Interstate 35 High School student council, in cooperation with PTO and Interstate 35 boys basketball team, is hosting a Coaches vs. Cancer ...
    Oct. 15, 2014 - 11:12 am
  • Clarke County Hospital tops critical access hospitals in U.S. for quality health care

    Clarke County Hospital received recognition as one of 20 U.S. critical access hospitals to receive national honors for best practices in quality.
    Oct. 15, 2014 - 11:12 am
  • Osceola Book Lover’s Club met Wednesday, Oct. 8, with Mildred Ashley presiding and nine members present.  
    Oct. 15, 2014 - 11:12 am
  • Halloween times

    MurrayBeggars’ Night in Murray is scheduled 6 to 8 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 30.OsceolaTrunk or Treat is s ...
    Oct. 15, 2014 - 11:29 am
  • Reynolds endorses Fry

    This is an endorsement letter for Rep. Joel Fry, R-Osceola, from Lt. Gov. Kim Reynolds.“Dear House D ...
    Oct. 15, 2014 - 11:10 am
  • Anderson touts effective voting practices in bid for secretary of state

    For Brad Anderson, the Democratic candidate for Iowa’s secretary of state, it’s not about getting stuck in the mud of the office’s partisan politics.
    Oct. 15, 2014 - 11:10 am
  • Teacher spotlight

    Editor’s note: The Osceola Sentinel-Tribune is starting an ongoing series called “Teacher Spotlight” that will highlight teachers within the Clarke Co ...
    Oct. 15, 2014 - 11:27 am
  • Swartz, Kjellsen to perform in Simpon College’s ‘Carousel’

    Simpson College will showcase the first ever coproduction between Theatre Simpson and Simpson College Opera. Rodgers and Hammerstein’s “Carousel” is a ...
    Oct. 8, 2014 - 10:04 am
  • Cover crop and soil health meeting well attended

    Clarke and Decatur County Farm Bureaus teamed up and sponsored a cover crop and soil health informational meeting Tuesday, Sept. 15, at Van Wert Commu ...
    Oct. 8, 2014 - 10:06 am
  • Community colleges receive federal grant to support job training efforts

    An innovative plan developed by Iowa’s community colleges to train thousands of workers in high-demand fields is being recognized with a $15 million g ...
    Oct. 8, 2014 - 10:04 am
  • Livestock producers travel to Nebraska

    Young livestock producers from across southern and central Iowa embarked on a two day bus trip to Nebraska sponsored by Iowa State University Extensio ...
    Oct. 8, 2014 - 10:03 am
  • Osceola Big Chief FFA at Iowa State Fair

    This is an FFA article from Clarke Community High School.“The Iowa State Fair attracts thousands of ...
    Oct. 8, 2014 - 10:02 am
  • Another successful third grade field day

    Wednesday, Sept. 17, marked the sixth annual third grade field day for all the third-graders in Clarke County.
    Oct. 8, 2014 - 10:02 am
  • OST enacting Press+ on website

    Osceola Sentinel-Tribune will be enacting Press+ on its website at www.osceolaiowa.com effective today, meaning all non-subscribers will get three fre ...
    Oct. 8, 2014 - 10:02 am
  • Appreciation day for Farmers’ Market shoppers

    Saturday, Sept. 20, was another appreciation day for customers at Osceola Farmers’ Market on the courthouse square with music provided by Tawny Waske.
    Oct. 8, 2014 - 10:01 am
  • ASB offers mobile deposit by smart phone

    Check deposits are the latest service to be added to American State Bank’s (ASB) mobile application, “Touch Banking.”
    Oct. 8, 2014 - 10:01 am
  • Fry receives Northey endorsement

    This is an endorsement letter for Rep. Joel Fry, R-Osceola, from Iowa Secretary of Agriculture Bill Northey.
    Oct. 8, 2014 - 9:58 am
  • Osceola Big Chief FFA’s Thursday Night In the Park

    This is an FFA article from Clarke Community High School.“Every Thursday is always a great time for ...
    Oct. 8, 2014 - 9:56 am
  • Iowa Corn Growers Association PAC endorses Fry

    The Iowa Corn Growers Association (ICGA) Political Action Committee (PAC) endorsed Joel Fry in his race for Iowa House District 27.
    Oct. 8, 2014 - 9:56 am
  • Get to know your supervisor candidates

    Two candidates are running in a local race in this year’s November elections — Clarke County Board of Supervisors District No. 1.
    Oct. 8, 2014 - 9:56 am
  • Osceola Big Chief FFA fruit, meat and cheese sales start this week

    Osceola Big Chief FFA will be kicking off their annual fruit meat and cheese sales.Sales will start ...
    Oct. 8, 2014 - 9:55 am
  • Narcisse, Iowa Party gubernatorial candidate, makes stop in Osceola

    If you thought the only two people running for Iowa governor were Republican incumbent Terry Branstad and Democratic candidate Jack Hatch, you would b ...
    Oct. 8, 2014 - 9:56 am

    Teachers don’t go into the education field to get accolades. However, when an educator is honored for his or her work, it is a cause for celebration.
    Oct. 8, 2014 - 10:37 am
  • Police report suspicious van incident

    This information was sent from the Osceola Police Department:"A neighboring jurisdiction has made us ...
    Oct. 2, 2014 - 4:54 pm
  • Clarke youths to celebrate National 4-H Week Oct. 5-11

    More than 6 million young people across the country will celebrate National 4-H Week, an annual celebration of 4-H during the first full week of Octob ...
    Oct. 1, 2014 - 10:08 am
  • Country star Pam Tillis to perform at Lakeside

    Grammy Award-winning country music singer Pam Tillis will perform on the Lakeside Casino stage in Osceola this Friday and Saturday nights at 8 p.m.
    Oct. 1, 2014 - 10:09 am
  • Green Hills AEA leadership conference planned

    Green Hills AEA again presents the 21st Century Learners’ Conference, Oct. 3 at Underwood High School, and Oct. 10 at Creston High School, 8 a.m. to 2 ...
    Oct. 1, 2014 - 10:04 am
  • Clarke County sees funding for property tax relief

    Gov. Terry E. Branstad and Lt. Gov. Kim Reynolds released data from the Iowa Department of Revenue that shows Clarke County is receiving $245,268.72 i ...
    Oct. 1, 2014 - 10:04 am
  • House speaker Paulsen endorses Fry

    This is an endorsement letter for Rep. Joel Fry, R-Osceola, from House Speaker Kraig Paulsen.“No one ...
    Oct. 1, 2014 - 10:03 am
  • Diehl releases 2015 plan to build strong middle class

    Fred Diehl of Osceola, who is running for State Representative in District 27, outlined ways to focus on Iowa’s middle class and re-vitalize rural Iow ...
    Oct. 1, 2014 - 10:03 am
  • Stepping out

    Everybody has a favorite song where they stop everything they're doing and listen to it play.You kno ...
    Oct. 15, 2014 - 11:30 am
  • Gregg aims to crack down on cyber crime in campaign for state AG

    If you need a way to remember Adam Gregg and his campaign, just think “AG for AG.” Gregg is running for the state’s attorney general in the November e ...
    Oct. 15, 2014 - 11:31 am
  • High school students invited to SmartStart Kickoff at Southwestern Community College

    CRESTON—Southwestern Community College (SWCC) will sponsor the 2014 SmartStart Kickoff for high school students from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. on Wednesday, O ...
    Sept. 24, 2014 - 9:34 am
  • Ladies only handgun clinic

    NRA instructors will conduct a handgun instruction clinic for ladies only at 2 p.m. Sunday, Sept. 28, at the Russell Sportsmen’s Club, 41570 280th Ave ...
    Sept. 24, 2014 - 9:32 am
  • Class of 1984 reunion

    Clarke’s class of 1984 will have their 30th year reunion Sept. 26-28. ...
    Sept. 24, 2014 - 9:32 am
  • Fry receives Upmeyer endorsement

    Rep. Joel Fry, R-Osceola, has received an endorsement from House Majority Leader Linda Upmeyer.Fry, ...
    Sept. 24, 2014 - 9:31 am
  • Aid for property losses in southwest Iowa

    CRESTON – Because of a large amount of storm damages across southwest Iowa during the summer and early fall months, several southwestern Iowa counties ...
    Sept. 24, 2014 - 9:31 am
  • Information on Low Income Home Energy Assistance program

    Applications will be taken starting Oct. 1 for the elderly and disabled for the 2014-15 Low Income Home Energy Assistance Program.
    Sept. 24, 2014 - 9:30 am
  • Clarke County Public Health urges annual flu vaccination

    Clarke County Public Health joins the Iowa Department of Public Health and the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) in encouraging all res ...
    Sept. 24, 2014 - 9:30 am
  • What you need to know: New city ordinances

    If you have any concerns about e-cigarettes, being a social host around underage drinking or off-road utility vehicles, you might want to pay attentio ...
    Sept. 24, 2014 - 9:29 am
  • Republicans tout state’s economy, leadership in politics

    Economic development was one of the first things Gov. Terry Branstad mentioned during a Republican fundraiser in Osceola.
    Oct. 8, 2014 - 10:38 am
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