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Earlham’s Janssen Angus joins AAA

Jul 03, 2015 9:00am

Earlham beefoutfit, Janssen Angus, is a new member of the American Angus Association®, according to Richard Wilson, interim CEO of the national breed organization headquartered in Saint Joseph, Mo...

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New number for Waukee PD 515-987-3321

Jun 22, 2015 3:00pm

Waukee police administration announced this week a new non-emergency phone number for citizens to call for public services and/or to report crimes that are not emergent. Starting July 1, people...


Updated: Jun 29, 2015 9:00am

WHAT: Dallas County Board of Supervisors

WHO: Brad Golightly, Mark A. Hanson, Kim Chapman

TIME: Tuesday,June 23 9 a.m.

PLACE: Board of Supervisors meeting room, 902 Court St.,...

DC-G alumnist Jacob King completes Airforce Basic Training

Jun 21, 2015 9:00am

Air Force Airman Jacob N. King graduated from basic military training at Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland, San Antonio, Texas.

The airman completed an intensive, eight-week program that...

Governor schedules press conference in Perry

Updated: Jun 22, 2015 11:33am

Gov. Terry E. Branstad today signed the Connect Every Acre high-speed broadband bill into law during a press conference held in Perry at Van Wall Equipment. The bill, House File 655, encourages...

Gov. Branstad signs 11 bills into law

Jun 19, 2015 12:00pm

June 18, 2015 – Iowa Gov. Terry E. Branstad today signed the following bills into law:

House File299: an Act prohibiting the use of agreements concerning private land owners entered into by the...

University of Nebraska adds several local alumni to its spring semester Deans’ List, Honor Roll

Jun 19, 2015 12:00pm

The University of Nebraska-Lincoln has announced its Deans’ List and Honor Roll for the spring semester of the 2014-15 academic year.

Qualification for the Deans’ List varies among the eight...

Good news for disabled veterans

Jun 19, 2015 9:00am

Iowa Department of Veterans Affairs executive director Col. Robert C. King announced today that an amendment to House File 616 has been approved by the Iowa State Senate and House of...

Van Meter livestock farmer Ryan Marquardt shows a fellow farmer how to set poles for a rancho-style fence.

Fence-building field day at Van Meter farm

Jun 19, 2015 9:00am

VAN METER, Iowa — Building a high-tensile fence isn’t hard, but livestock farmer Ryan Marquardt says, if you’ve never done it before there are a lot of mistakes you can make.

“For instance,...

Perry Public Library will get to discover space

Jun 19, 2015 9:00am

An exhibit that is out of this world will come to Perry.

The Perry Public Library is one of eight libraries in the United States that will hold the Discover Space exhibit.

The exhibit...

Know what to do, and where to go for the upcoming 2015 Special County-Wide Election

Jun 19, 2015 8:30am

2015 Special County-Wide Election

Election Date

Tuesday, Aug. 4

Poll Hours

7 a.m. to 8 p.m.

Voter eligibility Requirements

To Vote in the County-Wide Special...

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