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February 8, 2016

Virginia Arlene Taylor, age 91, of Eddyville, Iowa, died Saturday morning, February 6, 2016, at the Northern Mahaska Care Center of Oskaloosa, Iowa. Visitation for Virginia will begin at 11:00 […]

Evelyn R. Truitt

February 8, 2016

Evelyn R. Truitt, 89, of Mt. Pleasant, IA, passed away Sunday, February 07, 2016, at Park Place Elder Care. Funeral arrangements are pending at the Ol ...

Ruth Capps

February 8, 2016

Ruth Capps, 89, of Mt. Pleasant, IA, died Saturday, February 06, 2016, at the Henry County Health Center. Visitation will begin after 12:00 noon, on W ...

Show Choir Invitational Results

February 8, 2016

Nineteen high school show choirs descended on Mt. Pleasant Saturday for the 23rd “Music InMotion” Invitational. The competition concluded with Cen ...

  • From Senator Taylor
    February 6, 2016

    OWA LEADS IN WIND ENERGY Iowa has passed California to become the #2 ranked state nationally with more than 6,000 megawatts of installed wind energy capacity, according to a national […]

  • Dale E. Rohdy
    February 6, 2016

    Dale E. Rohdy, 98, of Sunnybrook Assisted Living in Fort Madison, Iowa, formerly of Farmington, passed away at 7:11 a.m. Friday, February 5, 2016 at Sunnybrook. He was born in […]

  • Dareld Stauffer
    February 6, 2016

    Dareld Stauffer, 83, of Wayland, IA, passed away Thursday, February 4, 2016, at the Henry County Health Center. Visitation with the family present will be held on Thursday, February 11, […]

  • Tracy Church
    February 6, 2016

    Tracy L. Church, 48, of Mt. Pleasant passed away on Friday, February 5, 2016, at the University of Iowa Hospital and Clinics in Iowa City. Arrangements are pending at the […]

  • New London Selects New Head Administrator
    February 6, 2016

    The New London Board of Education has selected its next Superintendent of Schools, Mr. Chad Wahls. Mr. Wahls is from Postville, Ia where he is currently the Elementary Principal. He […]

    February 4, 2016

    MEDIA CONTACTS: Ken Hessenius at 712-262-4177 or, or Gene Tinker at 515-210-1593 or DES MOINES – Once again, 88 of 99 Iowa counties notified DNR in January that […]