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  • Great Western Bank makes donation pledge to Clarke County Hospital’s capital campaign

    Great Western Bank has made a donation pledge of $10,000 to Clarke County Hospital’s “Transform Your Community’s Healthcare” capital campaign.
    June 28, 2016 - 2:58 pm
  • Clarke County SCICF awards more than $19,000 in charitable grants

    Clarke County South Central Iowa Community Foundation (SCICF) board members held a grant awards ceremony Thursday June 9, at the Murray Cemetery, whic ...
    June 28, 2016 - 2:57 pm
  • Obama signs Loebsack’s ‘Rural Health Care Connectivity Act’ into law

    WASHINGTON, D.C. – Congressman Dave Loebsack released the following statement after legislation he helped introduce, the Rural Health Care Connectivit ...
    June 28, 2016 - 2:56 pm
  • Cookout contest planned during Clarke County Fair

    Several contestants will compete Saturday, July 23, at Clarke County Fairgrounds in the Clarke County Farm Bureau’s cookout contest.
    June 28, 2016 - 2:56 pm
  • Local farmer seeks seat on Iowa Soybean Board

    Four farmer candidates from the southern Iowa area are running for the District 8 seat on the Iowa Soybean Association Board.
    June 28, 2016 - 2:56 pm
  • Loebsack to kickoff fifth-annual “Serving Those Who Served” series of veterans town halls

    Congressman Dave Loebsack announced he will again be hosting a series of veterans town halls across Iowa’s Second District on his “Serving Those Who S ...
    June 28, 2016 - 2:53 pm
  • Clarke County Sheriff’s Office attends post-active shooter training

    Not for the first time, news about gun violence and shootings are plastered across television sets and computer screens in attempts to get the word ou ...
    June 28, 2016 - 3:30 pm
  • Council not ready to take final swing on new golf cart ordinance

    Osceola City Council is pressing the pause button with the creation of a golf cart ordinance that permits them on city streets.
    June 28, 2016 - 2:54 pm
  • Osceola teen dies in train incident

    A train fatality involving an Osceola teen occurred Monday, June 20. Jeffrey Shear Jr., 15, stepped ...
    June 21, 2016 - 11:46 am
  • Office of Sen. Joni Ernst accepting fall internship applications

    WASHINGTON, D.C. – U.S. Sen. Joni Ernst, R-IA, announced her office is seeking Iowa college students and recent graduates for internship opportunities ...
    June 21, 2016 - 12:06 pm
  • Dr. Meyer to join Clarke County Dental Health Center

    Clarke County Dental is pleased to announce the association of Dr. Meyer’s daughter Ali to the team at Clarke County Dental Health Center.
    June 21, 2016 - 11:27 am
  • Big Creek Farms field day will focus on cut-flower production June 23

    LAMONI —Diversifying a farm’s enterprises is an important way to increase resiliency over the long-term. When thinking of enterprises to add, however, ...
    June 21, 2016 - 12:05 pm
  • Osceola FFA members participate in state vet science competition

    The Iowa FFA Association is a youth organization of more than 14,800 student members as part of 226 local FFA chapters across Iowa.
    June 21, 2016 - 11:24 am
  • Bissett named National American Miss Colorado

    Brooklyn Bissett, the granddaughter of Rick and Linda Glazebrook and niece of Robbie and Crystal Hurley, all of Osceola, earned the prestigious title ...
    June 27, 2016 - 4:18 pm
  • Democratic Judge takes aim for Grassley during campaign stop

    Democratic U.S. Senate candidate Patty Judge isn’t afraid to go head-to-head with longtime incumbent U.S. Sen. Chuck Grassley, R-Iowa.
    June 28, 2016 - 3:30 pm
  • Office of Sen. Ernst announces traveling office hours for July

    The office of U.S. Joni Ernst, R-IA, announced upcoming traveling office hours in all 99 counties across Iowa for the month of July.
    June 21, 2016 - 11:23 am
  • Trap shoot planned

    Russell Sportsmen’s Club will have a trap shoot 2 p.m. Sunday, July 3.The public is invited and yout ...
    June 21, 2016 - 11:22 am
  • CCRC presented with new reservoir design similar to original plan

    A new task order was presented to Clarke County Reservoir Commission (CCRC), and it’s on par to the original design of a new reservoir.
    June 21, 2016 - 11:46 am
  • Osceola teen dies in train incident

    A train fatality involving an Osceola teen occurred Monday, June 20.Jeffrey Shear Jr., 15, stepped i ...
    June 21, 2016 - 11:54 am
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