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Audubon 3, Exira-EHK 0:The Wheelers got 14 kills from Jaci Christensen and 13 assists from Aleah Hermansen as they advanced past the Spartans in straight sets, 25-17, 25-22, 25-16 in Iowa Class 1A Region 3 action Monday night at Elk Horn.Audubon improved to 10-17 and will play Ankeny Christi…


ATLANTIC — A 156 acre plot of land, purchased through a partnership by the Cass/Atlantic Development Corporation (CADCO) and Audubon County Economic Development (ACED) is going up for sale.

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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 …

ATLANTIC — Natural gas customers around southwest Iowa should prepare for higher gas bills this fall and winter, as rising prices are expected to affect most customers in the upcoming months, according to MidAmerican Energy officials.

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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About 9,000 members of the Iowa National Guard have been directed to get a COVID-19 vaccination or risk disciplinary actions that could include “separation,” as a last resort, if they refuse without citing an approved medical or religious waiver.

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, …

WASHINGTON (AP) — A House committee tasked with investigating the Jan. 6 Capitol insurrection is moving swiftly Tuesday to hold at least one of Donald Trump's allies in contempt as the former president is pushing back on the probe in a new lawsuit.

AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — Texas Republicans approved redrawn U.S. House maps that favor incumbents and decrease political representation for growing minority communities, even as Latinos drive much of the growth in the nation’s largest red state.

PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — It was nearly last call on a Friday when Jacob Eli Knight Vasquez went to get a drink across the street from the tavern where he worked in northwest Portland — an area with a thriving dining scene, where citygoers enjoy laid-back eateries, international cuisines and coz…

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — North Korea fired a ballistic missile into the sea on Tuesday in a continuation of its recent weapons tests, the South Korean and Japanese militaries said, hours after the U.S. reaffirmed its offer to resume diplomacy on the North’s nuclear weapons program.

GWANGYANG, South Korea (AP) — Abandoned, he feels, by three countries, Cho Guk-gyeong shows a visitor his South Korean alien registration card, which describes him as “stateless.” It’s an apt description for what his life is like in South Korea, 15 years after he fled North Korea.

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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