ATLANTIC – Jenny Williams wants to keep working for the Atlantic School District.
Cass County residents can now vote early or request an absentee ballot for the Nov. 5 election, according to Cass County Auditor Dale Sunderman.
CASS COUNTY – Members of the Cass County Board of Supervisors approved raising the wage rate for Township Trustees and Township Clerks, during their meeting on Tuesday.
CASS COUNTY – The Cass County Board of Supervisors agreed Wednesday to consider an economic development proposal for a light industrial manufacturing business that has a location on the east coast and is interested in building in the Midwest.
ATLANTIC — The Halloween countdown is on! There are just 16 days until Halloween, and the 2019 Atlantic News Telegraph Halloween Costume Contest.
Three were injured in a multiple vehicle accident on Highway 59 and F66 at 11:03 a.m. Monday morning. The accident resulted in both lanes of Highway 59 being closed until after 3:30 p.m.
Oriole Avenue between 255th Street and 265th Street is closed to through traffic for a culvert replacement. Residences on Oriole Avenue between 255th Street and 265th Street will be accessible from the north only. The starting date for the project was Friday, Oct. 11, and expected end date i…
AUDUBON — The Audubon FFA Chapter received a Gold Rating at the annual District FFA Soils Evaluation Career Development Event held at the Lewis-Armstrong Research Farm in Lewis on Sept. 25. Members of the team included: Braden Wessel, Joey Schramm, Alex Foran and Jill Denny. Their agricultur…
Wow, it’s been a busy busy couple of weeks. Two of our biggest events of the year took place, the first being the 44th National Old Time Country Music Festival which took place at the Christensen Field House in Fremont, Neb, (Oct. 3-4-5-6) and the second took place as the last concert of the…
On Sept. 19, the ladies of the Women’s Missionary Fellowship of the First Baptist Church in Brayton, met at 6:30 p.m. at the church for their monthly meeting. There were nine ladies and three little gals in attendance for the evening.
State and federal representatives are reacting the latest news on the U.S. Trade War, specifically suspending of the tariff hike and China agreeing to buy U.S. Farm products.
ANITA – Members of the CAM School Board are expected to discuss tonight the initial findings from a study of the district facility during their October Board Meeting. The meeting will start at 6:30 p.m., and be held in the CAM High School Media Center.
The Child and Adult Care Food Program (CACFP) is a USDA Child Nutrition Program administered in Iowa by the Iowa Department of Education, Bureau of Nutrition and Health Services. CACFP provides meal reimbursement to child development home providers for serving nutritious meals to children en…
Atlantic Jazzercise will offer a “Pinkercise” Fund-raising Event on Oct. 26. Individuals can attend classes that day with the proceeds being donated to the Patient Assist Fund at the Cass County Health System in Atlantic. Registration is at 7:30 a.m. that day, and classes will be offered at …
MANLY -- Jurors in the animal neglect trial of Barbara Kavars, owner of a Manly puppy breeding facility, were shown photos of filthy kennels Wednesday, as well as pictures of 14 of the dogs seized from the premises last year.
JOHNSTON, Iowa — Iowa renewable fuels industry leaders say they expect President Donald Trump to honor the deal his office struck with them on the federal ethanol mandate and to reject a proposal made by his environmental protection office.
LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — A federal judge in Lincoln has sentenced a former Santee Community Schools superintendent and Iowa resident to two years in prison for stealing hundreds of thousands of do…
J.D. Scholten, who is seeking the seat for second time, entered the race in August after the quarterly period started, and brought in $408,495. Steve King fell to third among Republicans in the quarter, behind Randy Feenstra and Bret Irwin.
Area cross country teams learned state qualifying meet sites, as announced by the Iowa High School Athletic Association and Iowa Girls High School Athletic Union.
A few observations from the world of college football:
ATLANTIC — The next time the Atlantic volleyball team considers music for their warm-up tape, one song they might want to consider -- in lieu of the teen pop and hip-hop -- is Tom Petty’s “I W…
AVOCA – AHSTW, Audubon, and Riverside on Monday ran in the Western Iowa Conference tournament meet and each team had plenty of highlights.
Friday night marks the regular season home finale for the Atlantic football team
MACEDONIA – Melia Clark was trying to figure out her "Plan B."
Open enrollment is underway for Medicare Advantage and Medicare Part D prescription drug plans and the Iowa Insurance Division’s Senior Health Insurance Information Program (SHIIP) is available to offer free, unbiased and confidential assistance to Iowans.
DES MOINES - Open enrollment is underway for Medicare Advantage and Medicare Part D prescription drug plans, and the Iowa Insurance Division's Senior Health Insurance Information Program (SHIIP) is available to offer free, unbiased and confidential assistance to Iowans.
ATLANTIC – On Saturday, Oct. 19, Atlantic Medical Center along with the McCarthy family will host “Ayzlee’s Family Flu Clinic” from 8-11 a.m. Families and individuals are encouraged to come in to get their annual flu shot during this time. Members of the McCarthy family will be on hand with …
The Nishna Valley Credit Union, 200 Maple St, Atlantic, will be hosting a flu shot clinic on Friday, Oct. 4 from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. The shots will be administered by Rex Pharmacy, and the clinic is open to all. Organizers said those planning on getting a shot should bring their insurance card…
Commonly known as ALS, the condition is a progressive neurodegenerative disease that affects nerve cells in the brain and spinal cord, and it is always fatal. The affected motor neurons deteriorate and the brain and spinal cord lose their ability to send signals to muscles, which begin to atrophy. As muscles lose nourishment, those affected lose their ability to speak, move, eat and breathe. The average life expectancy of those afflicted with ALS is two to five years, and there is no cure.
WASHINGTON (AP) — The golf-and-politics alliance between President Donald Trump and Sen. Lindsey Graham frayed Wednesday over Syria, with the South Carolina Republican threatening to become the White House's "worst nightmare" unless more is done to protect Kurdish fighters against Turkish attacks.
LOS ANGELES (AP) — The climbers were on their way to the top of California's second-highest peak when they came upon the grisly discovery of what looked like a bone buried in a boulder field.
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump on Wednesday muddied the waters on America's withdrawal from Syria and the conditions on the ground there, as he distanced himself and the U.S. from the ongoing Turkish invasion into Syria.
WASHINGTON (AP) — As Elizabeth Warren rises to the top of the Democratic pack with ambitious promises to overhaul the political system, she risks coming off as just another politician — avoiding divulging potentially damaging details.
BARDARASH, Iraq (AP) — Humanitarian groups in northeastern Syria are scrambling to provide aid to hundreds of thousands of people as rapidly shifting battle lines make it increasingly difficult to reach them.
VANCOUVER, British Columbia (AP) — The weed is expensive, the selection is limited, the black market persists, and licensed stores are scarce.
MORELIA, Mexico (AP) — In a story Oct. 15 about two shootouts between Mexican security forces and suspected drug cartel gunmen, The Associated Press reported erroneously that they took place the same day. One took place Monday, and the other Tuesday.
AKCAKALE, Turkey (AP) — National soccer team players give military salutes during international matches, Turkish flags flutter from balconies and storefronts, songs extolling the glory days of the Ottoman Empire blare from a border town's loudspeakers, punctuated by the occasional boom of ou…