Shirt orders for the Washington County Relay for Life are due Aug. 1. The Relay for Life will be held on Oct. 2 at the Washington County Fairgrounds Cattle Barn from 11 a.m. to 7:30 p.m. Please …
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A concert will be held on the Kalona Library lawn on Saturday, July 31 at 5 p.m. featuring a duo from the University of Iowa. Arianna Edvenson will play the clarinet and Dominique Archambeau will …
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US Senator Joni Ernst met with funeral directors in Keota as part of her 99 County Tour on July 23.
As part of her annual 99 County Tour, US Senator Joni Ernst met with a group of funeral directors, other businessmen and community members at Powell Funeral Home in Keota on Friday, July 23. Ernst …
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Mid-Prairie High School just completed its summer strength and speed camp.  All the athletes were tested at the end of the July in strength and speed. Strength Clubs are based on the amount of …
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Eli Ours, a 2021 Hillcrest Academy graduate, throws a pitch in the Ravens' baseball playoff on July 17 at Lisbon.
LISBON Not long after Hillcrest Academy’s season-ending loss in a district championship game on July 17, Eli Ours looked senior classmate London Schrock in the eyes. And they …
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Photos: Flags welcome Tunnel to Towers memorial
The Kalona Optimist Club took 100 flags to the Washington County Fairgrounds on Sunday to welcome the Tunnel to Towers 9/11 Never Forget mobile exhibit to the fair. 
Highland and WMU wait to resume regional semifinal
The Winfield-Mount Union softball team moved the go-ahead run to third base as dark clouds rolled in from the West on Friday.  The Wolves and Huskies were still scoreless in the bottom of the …