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  • Boldon named director of the Drake Relays

    DES MOINES – Running sports have taken Osceola native Blake Boldon to places he could’ve only dreamed up as a student in the Clarke Community School D ...
    Oct. 19, 2016 - 11:46 am

    DES MOINES – Nick Johnston of Osceola is barely old enough to vote himself in the upcoming election, but when it comes to winning tightly contested se ...
    Oct. 19, 2016 - 11:46 am
  • 3 in running for county supervisor District 3 seat

    Incumbent Clarke County Supervisor Marvin McCann is facing challenges from candidates Ray Negley and Derek Lumsden for the supervisor District 3 seat.
    Oct. 19, 2016 - 11:36 am
  • Survey shows virtual care could take pressure off emergency-room use for minor conditions

    In a recent survey asking Iowans how they receive urgent care, one in 10 respondents (9.7 percent) said they used a hospital emergency room for themse ...
    Oct. 19, 2016 - 11:35 am
  • Annual third-grade field day held

    This year at the annual third-grade field day, the class had Kelli Price, Jaime Shaw, Peter Kazery and Zach Mathes visit from Valley of the Moon Turke ...
    Oct. 19, 2016 - 11:35 am
  • Arndorfers recognized as 2016 Rathbun Lake Protectors

    The Rathbun Land and Water Alliance recognized the 2016 Rathbun Lake Protectors Sept. 22 at their Farm to Faucet Landowner Appreciation held at Rathbu ...
    Oct. 19, 2016 - 11:34 am
  • Building on the square

    The finest building in Osceola was the courthouse erected in 1892 at an expense of $60,000. It was an imposing and tastefully constructed county build ...
    Oct. 19, 2016 - 11:34 am
  • Rep. Joel Fry among legislators honored by long-term services and supports profession

    DES MOINES – Rep. Joel Fry was among a group of state legislators honored by Iowa Health Care Association (IHCA) and its divisions, Iowa Center for As ...
    Oct. 19, 2016 - 11:34 am
  • Council approves purchase of new fire engine

    Osceola Volunteer Fire Department will purchase a new fire engine after the Osceola City Council unanimously approved a bid from Reliant Fire Apparatu ...
    Oct. 13, 2016 - 11:36 am
  • Kelly Lane to receive hammerhead

    Kelly Lane in the Harken Hills neighborhood will receive a hammerhead design, allowing more housing to go up in the subdivision.
    Oct. 13, 2016 - 11:26 am
  • Seid to present at 2nd-annual Conference of Global K-12 Education Research Association

    A once-in-a-lifetime travel experience to China for Clarke Community Schools Superintendent Steve Seid is doubling as an opportunity to promote the di ...
    Oct. 13, 2016 - 11:25 am
  • Keller, McKnight vie for county supervisor, district 2

    Incumbent Larry Keller and Richard McKnight are competing for the seat of Clarke County Supervisor District 2.
    Oct. 13, 2016 - 11:25 am
  • Iowa Public Television to hold Iowa Press debates for Second Congressional District

    JOHNSTON – Iowa Public Television will hold an Iowa Press debate for the Second Congressional District Friday, Oct. 14, at the IPTV studios in Johnsto ...
    Oct. 13, 2016 - 11:24 am
  • Every picture tells a story

    Roy had worked in his father’s creamery in Murray for several years since their move in 1896 from Pennsylvania, but his real dream was to be a photogr ...
    Oct. 13, 2016 - 11:24 am
  • Murray FFA Chapter has busy fall

    The Murray FFA Chapter has had a busy fall. The last weekend in August, six members traveled to Iowa State University to compete in state Career Devel ...
    Oct. 13, 2016 - 11:24 am
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