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November 26, 2014

The fire departments in New London and Wapello are two of the rural fire departments that have been awarded cost-share grants from the Iowa Department of Natural Resources Forestry Bureau. […]

Energy Saving Thankgiving Tips

November 26, 2014

All of the ingredients needed to make a holiday meal, energy will be one of the lowest cost items. The cost of the meal changes and the same is true [ ...

Its “Red Wednesday” Today

November 26, 2014

The Henry County Substance Abuse Coalition has named today “Red Wednesday.” It is similar to Red Ribbon Week and encourages healthy and safe subst ...

The Reverend Dr. George E. LaMore, Jr.

November 25, 2014

The Reverend Dr. George E. LaMore, Jr., 84, of Mt. Pleasant, Professor Emeritus of Religion at Iowa Wesleyan College, died Sunday, November 23, 2014 a ...

  • Mt. Pleasant City Council
    November 25, 2014

    The 2nd reading was approved and the 3rd reading waived on an ordinance that creates a no parking area on Lincoln street from Henry Street to the railroad tracks.  The […]

    November 25, 2014

    DES MOINES – Iowa Secretary of Agriculture Bill Northey today commented on the final Iowa crop progress and condition report released by the USDA National Agricultural Statistical Service. “The cold […]

    November 25, 2014

    By Harry Hillaker, State Climatologist, Iowa Department of Agriculture & Land Stewardship Very cold and mostly dry weather prevailed through Friday (21st) across Iowa. Much warmer weather, with some light […]

  • Special Traffic Enforcement Program
    November 24, 2014

    Between now and November 30 there will be an increased presence of law enforcement officers on Iowa’s roadways. Local agencies will join the rest of the state in the Governor’s […]