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Welcome back, Ed Podalak

When Ed Podalak or his family comes to visit Atlantic in the future, they won’t have a hard time finding the Trojan Bowl: it’s on Ed Podala… Read more

Pace Poultry and Produce: All About "Faith, Family, Friends and Farming"

MARNE - For the Pace family of Marne, it’s all about hard work and time together. Keegen and Katie Pace made the decision to move their gro… Read more

Pipeline Foods acquires ADM elevator in Atlantic

ATLANTIC - Pipeline Foods, a Minnesota company specializing in purchasing, storing and transporting organic grains, officially announced on… Read more

Questers Decorate for Sesquicentennial

Members of the Nishna Valley Questers #535 wanted to congratulate the city of Atlantic on their Sesquicentennial Celebration, and to honor … Read more

Audubon school staff starts week off with ALICE training

AUDUBON - Audubon Community School teachers and staff will start back to school week out with special training sessions before students ret… Read more

Sports

Spartans travel to Newell-Fonda for preseason tune up

Two weeks of preseason practice culminated in a road scrimmage at Newell-Fonda on Friday night for Exira/EHK football. Read more

Final dress rehearsal

The 2018 season unofficially began for Atlantic football on Friday night in a scrimmage at Class A AHSTW. The tune up lasted just over an h… Read more

Vikings embracing the process of becoming great

AHSTW scored the lone touchdown in Friday night’s scrimmage with Atlantic. Quarterback Blake Osbahr found a receiver at the goal line for a… Read more

Lifestyle

Methodist group making health kits

Methodist Disaster Relief delivered 69 health kits of personal items like a towel, washcloth, toothbrush, comb, bandaides, nail clippers an… Read more

AHSTW Food Truck

Avoca – As summer ends and school resumes, it is once again time for open house/meet-the-teacher nights.  AHSTW will host their back to sch… Read more

Griswold Optimists Meet

The Griswold Optimists met on Aug. 17. There were five members and three guests present.   Read more

Opinion

“Rain”

I stepped out into the back yard last night to grill supper for my wife and a strange phenomenon fell from the sky. It’s called rain. It wa… Read more

Business

Atlantic Rising offers educator appreciation night

ATLANTIC – Members of Atlantic Rising, Atlantic’s Young Professional group, offered an educator appreciation night on Thursday at Produce i… Read more

Atlantic Bottling gets Hall of Fame Award

ATLANTIC – Atlantic Bottling has been selected as a Hall of Fame Award winner from the Iowa Grocery Industry Association. The company was n… Read more

Kim Kopp selected as a Hospital Hero

Atlantic –Kim Kopp, BSN, WOCN, has been selected as an Iowa Hospital Association (IHA) 2018 Hospital Hero.  She will be recognized on Oct. … Read more

Weather Today

Windy, a few thunderstorms possible. Highs in the upper 60s and lows in the upper 50s.

Today

69° 59°

Windy, a few thunderstorms possible. Highs in the upper 60s and lows in the upper 50s.

Humidity:96%
Cloud Coverage:%
Wind:N at 22 mph
Chance of Rain:70%
UV Index:3 Moderate
Sunrise:06:34:30 AM
Sunset:08:11:58 PM

This Week's Forecast

DayPrecipTemp
Windy, a few thunderstorms possible. Highs in the upper 60s and lows in the upper 50s.Mon
70%69° 59°
Mostly cloudy. Highs in the low 70s and lows in the low 50s.Tue
20%73° 51°
Times of sun and clouds. Highs in the mid 70s and lows in the low 50s.Wed
10%75° 52°
Times of sun and clouds. Highs in the upper 70s and lows in the mid 60s.Thu
10%77° 64°
Mix of sun and clouds. Highs in the mid 80s and lows in the low 60s.Fri
20%84° 62°
Sunny. Highs in the upper 80s and lows in the upper 60s.Sat
10%88° 67°
Times of sun and clouds. Highs in the upper 80s and lows in the low 70s.Sun
10%87° 70°