AUDUBON — The first ever Semi Crazy Cornfield Round Up 2021, at Waspy’s Truck Stop in Audubon is coming up May 22. The event is a show and shine event for trucks, motorcycles, cars, tractors, anything on wheels and anyone can come. It’s free to set up if you have a vehicle to display, and it…

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ATLANTIC – Rik Zortman, who runs paths of names and phases and ran Steele McLaren’s name on Friday, said his next goal is to run 24 names in 24 hours in the Iowa City area to raise $2,400 for children’s hospitals.

ANITA – A meeting tonight about CAM School District’s Facilities will include results from an online survey for residents about facility ideas, which was offered following a meeting last month. The meeting will be held at the CAM High School Gym and start at 6:30 p.m. A zoom link to watch th…

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Gwendolyn “Gwen” L. (Laird) Muehling, 92, of Denver, formerly of Waverly, died Saturday, May 8, 2021, at the Willow Winds Assisted Living in Denver. Gwen had spent the last three years at Willow Winds and greatly enjoyed her time there and the people she met.

DES MOINES - Iowa Gov. Kim Reynolds, Secretary of Agriculture Mike Naig and Department of Natural Resources Director Kayla Lyon are reminding Iowans to nominate individuals or families in their communities for the 2021 Farm Environmental Leader Award. Nominations will be accepted until Monda…

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As Democrats and Republicans debate infrastructure bills, U.S Representative Cindy Axne defended the Biden administration’s $2 trillion plan, saying the definition of infrastructure has changed in the past 50 years.

Rhubarb has long been a popular crop to grow in the home garden. In this week’s Yard and Garden entry, Iowa State University Extension and Outreach horticulture specialists Ajay Nair and Patrick O’Malley give answers and advice on some frequently asked questions about rhubarb.

Two USDA Farmers to Families Food Box distributions will be held at the Cass County Community Center in May. Saturday, May 8, a distribution will be held from noon- 3 p.m. On Tuesday, May 18, another distribution will be held from 2:30- 4:30 p.m.

ADAIR COUNTY – The Adair County Board of Supervisors approved an ordinance Wednesday night that will place restrictions on where commercial solar farms can place solar panels following concerns raised by residents earlier this year.

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ATLANTIC – The Atlantic Chamber Ambassadors helped Roger and Michelle Poulsen celebrate 25 years of the Car Guys business and a new location at 1200 SW 7th Street in Atlantic during a ribbon cutting on Thursday.

For many Iowans, understanding Medicare and related health insurance can be confusing and overwhelming. Where do I start? What are my options? Am I making the right decision? What will it cost me? Is there help if I can’t afford my insurance? If I’m still working do I have to sign up for Medicare?

Rhubarb has long been a popular crop to grow in the home garden. In this week’s Yard and Garden entry, Iowa State University Extension and Outreach horticulture specialists Ajay Nair and Patrick O’Malley give answers and advice on some frequently asked questions about rhubarb.

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As if the COVID-19 pandemic has not been bad enough, it seems an uptick in fraud schemes is making a bad situation even worse for a lot of people…even in small town Audubon. Since the pandemic…

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GRISWOLD – Griswold senior Jenna Reynolds improved her game by four strokes on the back nine, and the resulting 94 was good enough to win medalist honors at the Corner Conference girls' golf meet Tuesday afternoon at Griswold Golf & Country Club.

For many Iowans, understanding Medicare and related health insurance can be confusing and overwhelming. Where do I start? What are my options? Am I making the right decision? What will it cost me? Is there help if I can’t afford my insurance? If I’m still working do I have to sign up for Medicare?

Guthrie County Hospital (GCH) officials announce that DeeAnn Wedemeyer-Oleson, PharmD, MHA, is one of four pharmacists in the country selected to receive the 2021 Master Preceptor Award from the American Association of Colleges of Pharmacy (AACP).

Guthrie County Hospital and GCH Clinics in Panora invite the community to attend a groundbreaking ceremony Monday, April 26 at 1 p.m. at the site of the new clinic construction at 103 SE 13th Street, Panora. The 6,800 square foot clinic will include family medicine, walk-in clinic, radiology…

AMC Rapid Care will close at 5 p.m. tonight (Monday) instead of the usual 8 p.m. Rapid Care will reopen tomorrow morning usual hours 8 a.m. to 8 p.m.

NEW ORLEANS (AP) — A Louisiana man whose seriously ill son gained fame in New Orleans for his devotion to the Saints football team was sentenced to eight years in prison Tuesday for drug trafficking and for fraudulently capitalizing on his son's illness with a phony charity.

HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — Sean Parnell, a decorated Army veteran whose regular guest on Fox News programs helped make him a favorite of former President Donald Trump, announced his candidacy Tuesday for the Republican nomination for Pennsylvania's open U.S. Senate seat.

NEW YORK (AP) — A white New York City police officer once bragged about trying to scare Black people for kicks by randomly pointing his gun at them while on the job, federal prosecutors said Tuesday in announcing corruption charges against the officer and two others who worked together at th…

BENI, Congo (AP) — When Shekinah was working as a nurse’s aide in northeastern Congo in January 2019, she said, a World Health Organization doctor offered her a job investigating Ebola cases at double her previous salary — with a catch.

NEW DELHI (AP) — Scores of dead bodies have been found floating down the Ganges River in eastern India as the country battles a ferocious surge in coronavirus infections. Authorities said Tuesday they haven't yet determined the cause of death.