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Time to sign up for Summer Programs 

Time to sign up for Summer Programs 

  New Hampton, Iowa – Even though spring is barely here it’s definitely not too soon to make summer plans. In fact if you want the choice spots for some class offerings in New Hampton, Tara Hackman of the New Hampton Park and Rec Dept says you might want to get signed up NOW since

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Defensive Intermediate Pistol Class offered 

Waverly, Iowa – If you have your concealed carry permit you already know how about gun safety and how important continuing education is.  Doyle Wegner is a firearms instructor and says that the difference between basic techniques and advanced techniques is mastering the basics: Wegner will be offering Defensive Intermediate Pistol Classes April 18th and

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Chickasaw Co Reviews Bids on New Equipment

New Hampton, Iowa – Chickasaw County is looking to replace some outdated equipment in the next fiscal year.  The Supervisors heard from competing companies on Monday, both hoping to win the county bid. County Engineer Dusty Rolando outlines what the county is looking at: Rolando has been putting together some numbers and comparisons on the equipment

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Blood Donors Always Needed

Charles City, Iowa – According to the Red Cross, more than 41,000 units of blood are needed each day in the U.S. that’s about one every 2 seconds and one unit of donated blood can help up to 3 people. Unfortunately only about 6 % of the population actually donates blood. There will be a

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Fire Dept Dance this Sat in New Hampton

New Hampton, Iowa – This weekend the New Hampton Fire Department’s will mark their 37th consecutive dance.  Chief Steve Geerts says the dances actually started long before anyone today can remember, according to fire dept records it was at least back before 1900: In addition to the band which will feature former New Hampton resident