The Atlantic BPO Does will hold a Quilt Show and Bake Sale on Oct. 30 from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. at The Venue, located at 307 Walnut Street. The quilt show will feature locally owned quilts , and those who would like to have a quilt on display should drop them them by Oct. 28 with Cindy or Katie…

DES MOINES — Iowa Senate Majority Leader Jack Whitver of Ankeny said this weekend that with record budget surpluses, the goal of any tax relief plan should be the elimination of the state’s income tax.

Atlantic — Rolling Hills Bank & Trust has been awarded a Top Workplaces 2021 honor by Iowa Top Workplaces Top Workplaces. The list is based solely on employee feedback gathered through a third-party survey administered by employee engagement technology partner Energage LLC. The anonymous…

ELK HORN — Exira-Elk Horn-Kimballton and IKM-Manning Shared Superintendent Trevor Miller thought it was great being nominated for Superintendent of the Year, an honor sponsored by the School Administrators of Iowa (SAI), but he wanted to make sure that the staff he worked with in Exira-EHK a…

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On Sept, 30, Cass County Sheriff’s Deputies responded to an accident at the intersection of 690th and Oxford Rd. near Cumberland. Mark Aupperle, of Atlantic was travelling westbound on Oxford …

The Atlantic BPO Does will hold a Quilt Show and Bake Sale on Oct. 30 from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. at The Venue, located at 307 Walnut Street. The quilt show will feature locally owned quilts , and those who would like to have a quilt on display should drop them them by Oct. 28 with Cindy or Katie…

ELK HORN — Exira-Elk Horn-Kimballton and IKM-Manning Shared Superintendent Trevor Miller thought it was great being nominated for Superintendent of the Year, an honor sponsored by the School Administrators of Iowa (SAI), but he wanted to make sure that the staff he worked with in Exira-EHK a…

The Atlantic Area Chamber of Commerce, Cass/Atlantic Development Corp. and Cass County Extension have partnered together to offer a county-wide leadership program, “Leading Cass County”, that focuses on cultivating the next generation of community leaders.

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CEDAR RAPIDS — Iowa plans to launch an effort to rebrand affordable housing as simply housing for those people “who keep our communities thriving and vibrant,” according to an Iowa Finance Authority spokeswoman.

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Armed with research showing Iowans support more affordable housing in their communities and neighborhoods, the IFA plans to launch Welcome Home Iowa later this year to highlight the benefits of housing diversity.

Atlantic High School will host a Youth Mental Health Symposium on Monday, Oct. 25 from 5-7:45 p.m. All middle school and high school students, parents, and community members in Cass County are invited to attend. The free event will include a meal sponsored by area businesses, door prizes, an…

The Cass County Memorial Hospital Auxiliary Board met on Sept. 21 with 25 members, Denise Coder, Beth Spieker, Janelle Peterson and Brett Altman present. President Mary Strong called the meeting to order at 1:30 p.m.

Iowa Western’s Continuing Education department is partnering with local hospitals and long-term health facilities to recruit and provide FREE Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA) training for the first 100 Iowa resident applicants! There will be training programs in Atlantic, Clarinda, Harlan, …

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — The NFL is set to propose changes to the $1 billion concussion settlement on Wednesday after an outcry over test score adjustments known as “race-norming,” which make it harder for retired Black players to win dementia awards that average $500,000 or more.

FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. (AP) — Nikolas Cruz is scheduled to plead guilty to 17 counts of first-degree murder Wednesday for the 2018 shooting massacre at a Florida high school, as his attorneys turn their focus to saving him from a death sentence.

I was in Fareway last week and when I tried to use my debit card, it wouldn’t work-I tried four times and no luck. I started to get my checkbook and the man behind me said, “it has been taken care of.” I replied, “What?” And he said, “Just pay it forward”

It has become common in some circles to call the Jan. 6 Capitol riot an “armed insurrection.” That leads to a few questions: How many rioters were armed? And what weapons did they have? What were the arms in the “armed insurrection”?

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