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.

Heritage House Guild met Tuesday, Oct. 15, with Kathy Nelson and Pat McCauley as hostesses. Fifteen members and six guests were present.

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ATLANTIC – There is a piece of history laying on the floor at The Gym in Atlantic. It is a piece of turf from a football field.

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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.

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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.

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 …

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CEDAR RAPIDS, Iowa — Rick Paulos, a Cedar Rapids man who has ridden every RAGBRAI since its spontaneous inception in 1973, said despite the surprise resignation this week of its four-person marketing staff and plans for a rival ride, the annual statewide bike ride and tourism juggernaut has survived other threats, and will again.

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ATLANTIC – There is a piece of history laying on the floor at The Gym in Atlantic. It is a piece of turf from a football field.

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.

In the days after Atatiana Jefferson's killing in her own home by a white Fort Worth police officer, many in the black community say they've seen at least initial signs of swifter action with the officer's arrest, but also are noticing some recurring and troubling themes.

WASHINGTON (AP) — The U.S. ambassador to the European Union is expected to tell House lawmakers conducting an impeachment inquiry that he was merely repeating President Donald Trump's reassurances when he told another envoy that there was no quid pro quo in the administration's dealings with…

BRUSSELS (AP) — British Prime Minister Boris Johnson and his 27 counterparts from across the European Union are converging on Brussels for a summit they hope will finally lay to rest the acrimony and frustration of a three-year divorce fight.