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New Stacyville Vets Memorial Includes Personalized Bricks

New Stacyville Vets Memorial Includes Personalized Bricks

Stacyville, IA – Plans are underway to create a veterans memorial in Stacyville Park and will be selling pavers to help fund the idea. American Legion Post 569 along with a citizens committee are working on the design as well as the fundraising. The goal is to have the monument completed in time for its

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Search For Missing NH Teen Could Get Help From FBI

New Hampton, IA – The search for a missing New Hampton teen could be getting some help from the Federal Bureau of Investigation. A spokeswoman for the FBI has confirmed that the department has offered assistance with the investigation involving 16 year old Ashlee Ruhl, who’s been missing for close to three weeks. Ruhl is

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Plainfield Welding Destroyed By Fire

Plainfield, IA – A fire destroyed a Plainfield business Wednesday. Numerous firefighters from several different agencies responded to a large fire at Plainfield Welding at around 8pm. No injuries were reported. Officials thus far haven’t released a cause, or a damage estimate, however crews were tearing down large sections of the building early Thursday morning.

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New Hampton Annual Dinner

  The New Hampton Annual is coming up next week and Chamber Director Jason Speltz hopes the later date and casual flare this year will attract people looking to break out of the winter blues. He talks about the event and what is different this year: There is still time to get your RSVP’s in,

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CC Community Fund Fundraiser a Success

The Charles City Community Fund held its annual bowling tournament this past Saturday at the Comet Bowl.  Event organizer Kim Carmen was very pleased with not only the participation, but with the monetary amount raised. The money raised from the bowling tournament as well as other money raised by the Charles City Community Fund is

Severe Weather Awareness Week Continues

Severe Weather Awareness Week Continues With Severe Weather Awareness Week upon us it’s the perfect time to figure out how to access weather related information where and when you need it. Of course radio is your number one resource for severe weather information, but if you find yourself somewhere where a radio is not practical