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Tuesday, October 16, 2018 - 8:44am
An attorney outside of Calhoun County says a lease to allow use of a county right-of-way was not properly approved and was therefore void from the start. Calhoun County Attorney Tina Meth Farrington sent the lease to a Carroll attorney who has...
Tuesday, October 16, 2018 - 8:43am
Jeremy Johnson wanted to donate to Zane Neubaum’s Kick It campaign, which was raising money to help fund pediatric cancer research. But Johnson, who is an anesthetist at Stewart Memorial Community Hospital, wanted to do something a little...
Tuesday, October 16, 2018 - 8:42am
For Gus Macke, news about women being assaulted and accosted across Iowa recently got a little personal. Macke’s granddaughter attends Iowa State University, where a student was attacked and killed earlier this year. That got Macke and his...
Tuesday, October 16, 2018 - 8:40am
Onstage at South Central Calhoun Middle School Oct. 9, Sarah Uthoff donned a white apron over her blue, 19th century style dress. In doing so, she switched from talking about beloved Midwestern pioneer author Laura Ingalls Wilder to talking as...
Tuesday, October 16, 2018 - 8:39am
In 1997, Ryan Albright wrote a letter to his grandma, Frances Nutter, on the anniversary of the Pearl Harbor bombings. Albright told the story of the letter Saturday at a Mass of Christian burial for Nutter’s older brother, Bernard Doyle, a...
Tuesday, October 16, 2018 - 8:38am
Payton Steig donated blood for the first time during last year’s South Central Calhoun High School blood drive. “It was scary at first,” she said. “It feels weird when you first start.” But the sensations weren’t...
Wednesday, October 10, 2018 - 8:23am
The state’s Environmental Protection Commission will hear Calhoun County’s appeal of a hog confinement permit at a hearing at 11:30 a.m. Oct. 16 at the Iowa State Capitol Building in Des Moines. The hearing will be held in room 116. It...
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