Lone Tree’s Freshest Graduates

Lone Tree preschoolers celebrated graduation on May 24.

Pleasantview Yard Sale

Pleasantview held its first yard sale on May 19-20 after doing a little spring cleaning. Mikayla Fisher, Marketing Director, said, “We’ve already decided to do it on an annual basis …

Kalona Farmers Market Begins

The Kalona Farmers Market was off to a good start despite threatening weather Saturday, May 13.  This is the first time downtown streets were closed for the event. The farmers market will …

Hillcrest Junior/Senior Banquet

Hillcrest held their Junior and Senior Banquet on Saturday, May 6.

Highland Prom


Day of Awesomeness

Mid-Prairie students in preschool - 8th grade enjoyed a Day of Awesomeness on April 24-25.   Each grade from East Elementary, West Elementary, and Middle schools had 1.5 hours of fun at the …

52nd Quilt Show brings visitors from across the …

Attendees come from almost all 48 continental states to see and buy quilts in Kalona at the Quilt Show on April 27 - 29.

Mid-Prairie Prom

Mid-Prairie held their prom on Saturday, April 22.

Reha Greenhouses offers summer garden inspiration

“We are in danger of frost until about May 10,” Marianne Reha-VanRoekel says as we survey the plants for sale inside Reha Greenhouses in Wellman, but something about being inside that …

Easter Festivities

The Easter Bunny Visits Hall Park Postponing the Easter Bunny’s visit to Riverside until April 8 turned out to be a good idea.  It was much warmer than the previous weekend and …

Post-Tornado News and Resources

Mid-Prairie Students and Staff Help Following Tornado On Thursday, April 6, 211 Mid-Prairie High School students and 52 staff members helped with recovery efforts following the EF-4 tornado that …

Tornados damage dozens of properties, clean-up efforts …

A worrisome weather forecast gave way to sirens and alarms as local residents sought shelter late afternoon on Friday, March 31.  Dark skies, rain, hail, and funnel clouds were observed and …

Santa Visits Riverside

Old Saint Nick made his way to Riverside on December 10, and there was a slew of parents who brought their children to meet with him at the local fire station. Santa arrived at the Riverside Fire …