News
When Johnson County ranked third-highest in Iowa in positive COVID-19 cases during the pandemic, the county applied for a Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) to help get groceries to those in …
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Hills Bank, as part of the Classroom Cash program, recently donated $1,483.65 to the Highland Community School District, $728.91 to Hillcrest Academy, $662.85 to the Lone Tree Community School …
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Lone Tree school board vice president Mike Waldschmidt, left, and president Christina Magruder accept a Classroom Cash check for $662.85.
The City of Lone Tree will be reopening Community Dining for dine-in on Friday, June 11. The program will continue to offer deliveries and carryout, but carryout meals must be picked up between …
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Sports
After tying the game in the fourth inning, Lone Tree gave up eight runs in the fifth and sixth to leave Van Buren with a 12-4 loss.  Ellen Carrow had two hits, including the two-run single …
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Van Buren needed just one strike to send Lone Tree home with a three-run loss.  But Cade Shield would not cooperate.  After falling behind 0-2, Shield fouled off five pitches and drew …
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Through three innings, Cardinal’s freshman pitcher kept the Huskies off balance and off the basepaths.  But in the fourth, Highland broke through.  The Huskies scored 10 runs on …
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Rath homers in both games of doubleheader split with Durant
A four-run inning by Durant had Mid-Prairie trailing for the first time all year — in the fourth game of the season on Tuesday.  The Wildcats took advantage of two walks, an error, and …
Communities gather to honor heroes on Memorial Day
Communities across the state observed Memorial Day on Monday, May 31, with remembrance ceremonies, the presentation of arms, the playing of taps. Dozens or hundreds of citizens gathered in local …