ATLANTIC - A free community-wide Christmas Meal put on by the Nishna Valley Family YMCA, will be held on Monday, Dec. 18. The dinner, which will run from 5-6:30 p.m. is a special thank you to the community, according to Dan Haynes, Nishna Valley Family YMCA Executive Director.
GRISWOLD – The Griswold School Board will hold a public hearing Monday night to discuss the district’s one campus proposal prior to the board’s regular December Board meeting.
ANITA – In the interest of learning more about Iowa’s State Parks, public meetings are now being scheduled, and locally one about Lake Anita State Park will be held on Monday evening.
PRIMGHAR, Iowa (AP) — Jim Edwards had just sat down for dinner on the evening of Sept. 8. He was in the Iowa Great Lakes area while his wife, Loretta Edwards, stayed back home at Primghar for a few hours because, as director of the Primghar ambulance, she was on-call that evening.
DYERSVILLE, Iowa (AP) — After generations in Dyersville, a family-owned sale barn is suspending its livestock auctions.
SIOUX CITY, Iowa (AP) — Wildlife officials note there have been several sightings of snowy owls across Iowa in recent weeks.
BOONE, Iowa (AP) — Iowa's egg farmers and a regional grocery chain have partnered for a promotion to donate eggs to the Food Bank of Iowa this holiday season.
DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — Police say no children were hurt when a sport utility vehicle crashed into Willard Elementary School in Des Moines.
The Trojans played a historic level of defense, Chase Mullenix swiped away eight steals and the Atlantic boys bounced back from a big loss at Glenwood with a big win Friday at Glenwood.
The quick hands of Nick Holste denied Exira/EHK a chance to tie the game late and gave the CAM boys a 57-53 Rolling Valley Conference victory.
Shots failed to find the bottom of the hoop late and the Atlantic girls dropped their sixth in a row in a tough 40-34 decision on Friday night at home.
COUNCIL BLUFFS - No one could have imagined just how meaningful Devin McKay's first-ever varsity match would turn out.
MILAN (AP) — Inter Milan's undefeated start to the season was brought to an unlikely end on Saturday with the Serie A leader defeated 3-1 at home by Udinese.
MEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) — Authorities say the ex-wife of former NBA player Lorenzen Wright has been charged with first-degree murder in his death more than seven years ago.
LEICESTER, England (AP) — Christian Benteke ended a 13-game goal drought for Crystal Palace in a 3-0 victory at Leicester in the Premier League on Saturday.
MARQUETTE, Mich. (AP) — Registration is open for Michigan's annual "Becoming an Outdoors Woman" program, which runs from Feb. 23-25 in Marquette County.
This is the first of a multi-part series on recruiting in college football. It is based on a compilation of figures from Power 5 signing classes over the past decade (2008-17).
ATLANTIC - The Cass County Board of Supervisors will hold a public hearing on Jan. 18 to consider changes to the Urban Renewal Plan north of Atlantic to include property owned by Elite Octane.
ATLANTIC - The Cass County Board of Supervisors formally approved a resolution of intent Monday morning to enter into a development agreement with Elite Octane concerning incentives for a new ethanol plant north of Atlantic.
ATLANTIC - Citing a lack of local skilled tradesmen, a group of Atlantic businessmen, led by local developer Don Sonntag, is hoping to partner with the Atlantic School District to develop a skilled trades program that could provide additional employment opportunities and draw students from s…
ATLANTIC - Cass County and Elite Octane officials are expected to consider a proposal next Wednesday that will call for just over $4 million in infrastructure incentives along with possible tax rebates in the future.
ATLANTIC – Ben Rush said he took a “round about way” to work in the accounting industry.
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TULSA, Okla. (AP) — Five Native American tribes that own an Oklahoma site where the U.S. Department of Homeland Security intends to conduct bioterrorism drills next year now oppose the government's plan, saying the agency didn't inform them it was releasing "potentially dangerous substances"…
MEMPHIS (AP) — Memphis police say ex-wife has been charged with murder in death of former NBA player Lorenzen Wright.
BEIRUT (AP) — Syrian government forces have entered small parts of the northwestern rebel-held province of Idlib in one of their deepest incursions into the area where President Bashar Assad's government almost has no presence.
JOHANNESBURG (AP) — South Africa's ruling party opens crucial meeting to choose leader amid anger over scandals.