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Wednesday, 16/08/17
NFV welcomes six new employees   By Chris Deback     Students will be seeing some new faces at the head of their classrooms in the North Fayette and Valley school districts, as the two districts welcome six new employees to the five school... + continue reading
Thursday, 10/08/17
  Casey's building permit request approved     Megan Molseed Contributing Writer     The Clermont City Council met Monday evening for its regular meeting.   During the meeting, the council discussed a building permit request from Casey’s... + continue reading

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  Hawkeye's Hurd Museum hosted the Schlegel family on Sunday, Aug. 6, as the German visitors conducted further research on their family's connections to Fayette County. (L-r) Matthias Schlegel, Cosimo Schlegel, Elke Schlegel, Hurd Museum volunteers Evelyn Schultz and Shirley Gibbs,... + continue reading
Thursday, 10/08/17 - 0 comment(s)
  The Sumner Post Office has temporarily moved its operation to the Fayette Post Office after flooding occurred in Sumner the weekend of July 22. Debra Cushion (left), Fayette postmaster, and Seth Cushion, Sumner postmaster, have worked hard to make sure things run smoothly while the two post... + continue reading
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  Lonnie Voshell of West Union started Narcotics Anonymous meetings at the West Union Residential Correctional Facility 10 years ago after struggling with a drug addiction for most of his life. Voshell wanted to help others as he was helped when he was dealing with his addictions. He has been... + continue reading
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p.p1 {margin: 0.0px 0.0px 10.0px 0.0px; font: 12.0px Cambria} span.s1 {font: 10.0px Cambria} Jackson Goltz of Ossian helps prepare for RAGBRAI, which will be rolling through town Friday morning. A full slate of fun and activities are planned for the big day, including food, music, and... + continue reading
Wednesday, 26/07/17 - 0 comment(s)
    Mother Nature throws haymaker at northeast Iowa   Chris DeBack   Thunderstorms, heavy rain and strong winds raged through northeast Iowa on Wednesday, July 19. Damage done by the storm led Iowa Governor Kim Reynolds to... + continue reading


Wednesday, 16/08/17 - 0 comment(s)
  The West Central Blue Devils football team will open its season at 7 p.m. Friday night, Aug. 18, with a week zero battle against the Springville Orioles. At halftime, West Central will... + continue reading

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Wednesday, 14/06/17 - 0 comment(s)
A day (and a father) like no other     Brian Smith Contributing Writer     Father’s Day will soon be upon us, and as many of us... + continue reading


Thursday, 10/08/17 - 0 comment(s)
Bertha Butikofer     The family of Bertha Butikofer will host a surprise open house celebration for Bertha’s 90th birthday. The celebration will be held from 2 p.m. to 5 p.m.... + continue reading

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