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07/11/2019 - 10:00pm
The 17th annual Rally for the Cure golf tournament was held on June 15 at the Lake City Country Club. Kerri Shipley was the ambassador for the event. The Rally for the Cure is no longer managed and operated by a third-party business partner of the Susan G. Komen. Instead, the rally program is now being managed and operated by the Susan G. Komen directly and all event proceeds stay in Iowa. The...
07/11/2019 - 9:57pm
As part of her tour through the heart of Iowa before the Independence Day holiday, Iowa Gov. Kim Reynolds made a quick stop at the North Central Correctional Facility on July 1, located on the eastern outskirts of Rockwell City. Reynolds, along with Lt. Gov. Adam Gregg, met with Warden Robert Johnson and Beth Skinner, the Director of the Iowa...
07/11/2019 - 9:55pm
Sen. Grassley tours SMCH, conducts Q&A session By the time U.S. Senator Chuck Grassley (R-Iowa) had made it to Lake City, he had traversed 12 counties in the span of three days. So far into his annual 99 Counties tour, he had visits and held town hall-style meetings in 77 of the 99 divisions within the state of Iowa. On the third leg of his...
07/11/2019 - 9:51pm
Calhoun County Expo begins this week During the middle of July, many fairgrounds around the state of Iowa will be bristling with activity, exhibiting and celebrating what sets the 29th State apart from many states in the Union – farming and agriculture. Among those counties who are getting in on the celebration is Calhoun County, and their...
07/03/2019 - 12:28pm
With the 2018-2019 fiscal year winding down, the Board of Supervisors of Calhoun County put the nose to the grindstone in their latest regular meeting held on June 25 at the Calhoun County Courthouse in Rockwell City. Over the course of the meeting, the board – Mike Cooper, Carl Legore and Scott Jacobs – approved usage of the...
07/03/2019 - 12:26pm
Independence Day can be regarded as the pinnacle of summer. The image of people in their t-shirts or tank tops with the familiar Stars and Stripes, along with shorts and flip-flops all while grilling and watching fireworks is a staple of the holiday. In Iowa, there are the usual fireworks celebrations, along with parades and other kinds of events...
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