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 …
AMES, Iowa -- Pete Buttigieg said it makes his blood boil when he thinks about President Donald Trump’s decision to remove U.S. troops from the Syria-Turkey border, exposing Kurdish forces who have been allies in the U.S. military’s anti-terrorism efforts.
A roundup of state government and Capitol news items of interest for Wednesday, Oct. 16. 2019:
ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — The winning numbers in Wednesday evening's drawing of the "Powerball" game were:
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.
CEDAR RAPIDS, Iowa — Iowa’s U.S. Senate candidates raised more than $4 million for their campaigns during the past three months.
Panorama at ACGC:Much is on the line in what has been a very strong Iowa Class 1A District, where four teams are in the top 10 of the Iowa High School Athletic Association’s latest RPI ranking…
ANITA — The preliminaries are over. The real season now begins for CAM.
ESSEX — After a week off, Griswold is ready to hit the gridiron once again, and it will be against a familiar opponent.
ATLANTIC — Friday’s home finale will be special in more ways than one 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.
CLEVELAND (AP) — With a trial looming, major drug distributors and manufacturers are pressing to settle thousands of claims against them related to the nation's persistent opioid crisis.
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.
SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — South Korea's national soccer team has described their World Cup qualifier against North Korea in Pyongyang as a "rough" and strange match.
SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — South Korean soccer players say North Koreans "played rough" in strange World Cup qualifier in empty Pyongyang stadium.
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.