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Accident on Avenue of the Saints claims a life

Accident on Avenue of the Saints claims a life

Nora Springs, IA – The Iowa State Patrol has confirmed one person was killed in an accident on the Avenue of the Saints Thursday afternoon about a mile west of the Nora Springs exit. The collision was reported at 12:32 p.m. at mile marker 194 eastbound. A van apparently rear-ended a road grader. The names


Kids Day Program at the Museum 

Charles City, IA – The Floyd Co Museum is having a Kids day this Saturday. Museum Director Marianne Townsend says the Day will feature a Thanksgiving Theme with lots of fun things to do: The program will be held Sat morning from 9:30 until 11 a.m. and is open to kids in first through grade.


Multi-Generational Community of Health Forum

Charles City – Charles City area business, community, health, and education leaders and the public are invited to discuss their ideas for improving and sustaining their community’s health, safety, and workforce at a free lunch and forum (11:30 am– 2:30 pm ) on November 6, 2014, at North Iowa Area Community College. Attendees should register

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Harvest Update  

New Hampton, IA – With the fall season upon us most Iowans refer to this as “Harvest Season”, but whatever you call it…the farmers are very busy in the fields. Iowa State University Extension Agronomist Brian Lang gives an over view of how this year harvest is progressing across Northeast Iowa: Lang says its been