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Garage Sale Deadline Sept. 12

August 29, 2014 at 1:00 am

La Porte City’s annual fall citywide garage sales will be held Saturday, September 20. The date marks the third consecutive year the Fall garage sales will be held on the...

  • Booster Club Members Support the Union Knights

    School time is here and so is the start-up of Union High School’s 2014-2015 sporting events and fine arts program....

    August 28, 2014 at 1:00 am
  • Bargains on the Bricks

    Downtown La Porte City to Feature Unique, Vintage, and Hand-Crafted Products On Saturday, September 20, shoppers...

    August 27, 2014 at 3:00 am
  • Utilities Scam Targets Area Residents

    The La Porte City Police Department has been advised that recently, some La Porte City residents have received...

    August 27, 2014 at 2:00 am
  • 4-H Hall of Famers
    4-H Hall of Famers

    Louis and Pat Beck Inducted into the 4H Hall of Fame Eighty-two counties and two state level Iowa 4-H volunteers...

    August 27, 2014 at 1:00 am

Opinion »

Practical Money Matters – August 27, 2014

August 27, 2014 at 1:00 am

By Jason Alderman Identity Thieves Target Kids as Well as Adults I’m sorry to report that child identity fraud is alive and well in 2014. If anything, the problem may be...

Features »

Hawkins’ Happenings – August 27, 2014

August 27, 2014 at 1:00 am

By Jolene Kronschnabel Are you a stitcher or crafter with unfinished projects? Join Hawkins Handcrafters afternoons on the second and fourth Thursdays each month. For a couple...

Milestones »

Vaughn – Sulik

Vaughn – Sulik

August 27, 2014 at 1:00 am

Brook Vaughn and Thomas Sulik are announcing their engagement and upcoming wedding. Parents of the couple are Steve and Beth Vaughn of Garrison, and Raymond and Jung Sulik...

  • Brown – 40
    Brown – 40

    Rocky and Mary Brown, of La Porte City, celebrated their 40th Wedding Anniversary this past weekend with family...

    August 27, 2014 at 1:00 am
  • Mabel Purdy – 90

    A 90th Birthday Open House is planned to honor Mabel Purdy on Saturday, August 30, 2014 from 2:00 – 4:00...

    August 24, 2014 at 11:56 am
  • Jackie and Mel Sides Garvin
    Jackie and Mel Sides Garvin

    Jackie Jo Sides and Melford “Mel” Garvin, both of Grand Rapids, MI, were married August 8, 2014, at Trinity...

    August 20, 2014 at 1:00 am

Sports »

Physicals and Insurance Due for Union Student Athletes

July 30, 2014 at 2:04 am

A physical examination must be obtained from a doctor before any student is allowed to participate in athletics at Union Middle and High School. Forms for this purpose are...

Gallery »

2014 Football: Varsity v. Alumni Game

2014 Football: Varsity v. Alumni Game

August 3, 2014 at 11:31 am

Are you ready for some football? Past veterans of the Union High School football program returned to the gridiron for an exhibition with the current varsity squad on Saturday...