Ever since Dr. Tom Ulrickson, D.V.M., was a little boy living on his family’s farm in Canton, South Dakota, it was his dream to be like his hero; his hometown veterinarian. For the past 38 years Ulrickson has lived out that dream, and is retiring after 27 years at the AMVC Manning Veterinary…

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Mark your calendars now for the American Cancer Society Relay For Life of Audubon County, which will be held on Friday, June 16th at the John James Audubon City Park. The entire community is invited to come out and join local volunteers and participants as we celebrate cancer survivors, reme…

Audubon and Exira Elk Horn Kimballton High Schools held Commencement exercises for the Class of 2017 on Sunday, May 21. Pictured here, Sara Wede of Audubon High School receives her diploma from Christine Konkler, President of the Board of Education. For two full pages of Graduation coverage,…

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Iowa Gov. Kim Reynolds set foot in Scott County on Friday for the first time as the state's chief executive.

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ATLANTIC — Hunter McAlpin has probably seen it all in over a decade of soccer. After 12 years in the game, she’s been a part of select traveling teams, good teams in the Midwest and good teams on the West Coast.

DES MOINES — Audubon junior Nolan Smith fought off competition at the end of his race, leaning in and winning a state championship in the 110-meter high hurdles last Saturday at the state trac…

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DES MOINES — For the past 10 seasons, Audubon’s girls track team has had an Obermeier girl running in the shuttle hurdle relay on the famed blue oval of Drake Stadium at the Iowa State Track a…

KIMBALLTON — As she prepares her team for another season, Exira-Elk Horn-Kimballton softball coach Jodee Dixon admits she’s excited for what could be in store for a team that made the regional…

AUDUBON — The Audubon Wheelers noticed a slight uptick in the softball season they had a year ago and hope that can continue into this summer. Their season begins Monday with a game at Adair-C…

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INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Life should be less stressful for Juan Pablo Montoya these days.

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OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — When Bob Myers hosts a dinner party, he is the guy who once it's all over has a pretty good read on the entire evening: who had a great time, who held something back, wh…

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EVANSTON, Ill. (AP) — Carrying the load for Northwestern is a seven-day-a-week job for Justin Jackson.

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TACOMA, Wash. (AP) -- Colin Moran hit a two-run home run in the top of the 10th inning to help lead the Fresno Grizzlies to an 8-7 win over the Tacoma Rainiers on Friday.

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BLOOMINGTON, Ind. (AP) — AJ Lee hit a three-run homer, Madison Nickens had a bases-loaded triple, and Maryland knocked top-seeded Nebraska out of the Big Ten Tournament with an 8-5 win Friday night.

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It was standing room only as members of Audubon County Economic Development hosted a groundbreaking ceremony for Waspy’s Audubon on Wednesday morning.

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It was just over a year ago that the Children’s Nest, Audubon County’s first childcare center opened in an unused wing of the Friendship Home, a long-term care facility in Audubon.

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A major hurdle in the planning stages of Waspy’s Truck Stop south of Audubon has been cleared, as the FAA has made a determination regarding the property. Progress on the proposed business, which would feature a full service truck stop, convenience store, 24 hour cafe, coffee bar, 40-room ho…

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A ribbon cutting was held on Oct. 18 at the new AMVC Warehouse, located on the AMVC Veterinary Services campus at the north end of Audubon. The building, which will be a biosecure site, will serve as a distribution point for the many products and supplies needed by customers of AMVC Veterina…

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The Exira Community Club hosted a series of ribbon cuttings on Thursday, Oct. 6 to celebrate three new businesses in the community. They started at Holistic Healing Massage, located inside Salon 207. Kim Wood is the Licensed Massage Therapist who operates the business. After that, the Commun…

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Have you ever worked out your face? An eyebrow-raising beauty trend, called a microcurrent facial, aims to do just that.

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BLOOMINGTON — If you and your family want to be physically active this summer, fuel your bodies the right way, said Julie McCoy, a registered dietitian and Bloomington District 87 school nutrition director.

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HEYWORTH — Ron and Laura Bass and their children went for a walk but there was more going than an evening stroll.

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SAN DIEGO (AP) — Deborah Crosby touched her father's flag-draped casket as her three brothers hugged her in a tearful embrace on the tarmac at the San Diego airport Friday — ending a more than half century search to find and bring home the remains of Lt. Cmdr. Frederick P. Crosby, shot down …

OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — When Bob Myers hosts a dinner party, he is the guy who once it's all over has a pretty good read on the entire evening: who had a great time, who held something back, which couples are getting along, who might be dealing with a life challenge but chose to keep it private.