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A dramatic increase in nighttime traffic at the Winneshiek County Recycling Department led to the installation of a one-of-a-kind solar lighting system at its public drop-off facility in Freeport Industrial Park. (submitted photo)   Recycling is off the grid     Becky Walz... + continue reading
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  Marti Swenson of the Art Gallery in Clermont displays two of the ten framed and matted pages from the popular reading “Dick and Jane” reading series that was used to teach elementary students to read. The Art Gallery is selling the pages as a fund-raiser for Valley Preschool... + continue reading
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        Newly hired Fayette County Assessor Ali Manson officially began her duties at the courthouse in West Union on Wednesday, April 9. Manson replaces former Fayette County assessor Joe Flores, who publicly announced his retirement in December 2013. (Mike Van Sickle... + continue reading
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    The last school bus pulled away from Hawkeye Elementary on May 29, 2013. The North Fayette Board of Directors were informed Monday that the Hawkeye Development Corporation has asked if the school district would consider selling the property this summer. (Union file photo)... + continue reading
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    Caryn Stewart has written music she'd like to eventually set to words if she can find time. A high school junior, she has a job, performed in her school's musical last fall, and keeps busy with FFA, speech and chorus. With three guitars, Stewart acknowledged she can'... + continue reading

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    GRAND OPENING/RETIREMENT OPEN HOUSE Sumner Building Center to host an open house for its grand opening and to celebrate the retirement of Bob and Terry Elliott. Date of Release: March 17, 2014 Sumner Building Center, Inc. On Saturday, April 5, 2014, from 1-4 p.m. the... + continue reading
Wednesday, 02/04/14
Dr. Ohlson named Optometrist of the Year Dr. Michael Ohlson of West Union Eye Clinic was named Optometrist of the Year by the Iowa Optometric Association in Des Moines on Saturday. Michael Ohlson, O.D., F.A.A.O., graduated from Buena Vista College and received his doctorate from the University... + continue reading

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  The 2014-15 Winneshiek County Dairy Royalty were crowned at Saturday’s 51st Annual Dairy Banquet. New royalty includes (front, l-r) Winneshiek County Little Miss Squirts Jacqlyn Schmitt, Holly Schmitt, Ashley Elsbernd; (back) Winneshiek County Dairy Princess Leah Elsbernd. (Becky Walz... + continue reading
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    Helena Zweibohmer (l) will put her final book on the shelf as the librarian in Clermont later this month after 22 years. Aside from doing more reading for herself, she plans to spend more time with her grandchildren including, Tanner and Avery Johnson (pictured). (Becky Walz... + continue reading
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  Completing a project in which a Scout demonstrates planning, development, and leadership is one of the requirements for becoming an Eagle Scout. Mitchell Carlson chose to refinish the log cabin Nature Center, shown here in the background, at the Gilbertson Conservation Education Area... + continue reading

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  It was two 100m hurdle races and two wins for South Winn’s Lexie Warth last week. The junior also won the long jump at Decorah on Thursday. (submitted photo) Warth takes two hurdle... + continue reading

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  To the editor: I’d very much like a copy of the UIC 75th Anniversary issue. I’ll share it with brother John. He quarterbacked the’64 Hawks to a 9-0 season, when every game... + continue reading

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  Kylah Lee Massman   Jeremy and Tasha Massman are proud to announce the birth of their daughter Kylah Lee at 1:04 a.m. Tuesday, Jan. 28, 2014. She weighed 7... + continue reading

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