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La Porte City Council Proceedings – June 23, 2014

July 2, 2014 at 12:49 pm

The City Council of La Porte City, Iowa met in regular session on June 23, 2014. Mayor David Neil called the meeting to order at 7 PM with Council Members Sarah Craft, Mike...

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Practical Money Matters – July 2, 2014

July 2, 2014 at 1:00 am

By Jason Alderman What to Do if You Inherit Someone’s 401(k) Talk about good news wrapped in bad: In the midst of grieving the loss of a loved one, you learn that you...

  • Letter to the Editor – Clarissa Nicholson

    To the Editor: On August 20, 1964 in Washington, D.C., President Lyndon B. Johnson signed the Economic Opportunity...

    July 2, 2014 at 1:00 am
  • Simply Put – June 25, 2014

    By Mike Whittlesey Last week, on the return flight from Washington DC, Jim Coloff encouraged the Honor Flight veterans...

    June 25, 2014 at 11:45 am

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Meditations – June 25, 2014

June 19, 2014 at 1:00 am

By Pastor Christie John          Geneseo United Methodist Church, Buckingham For years we lived in apartments or houses where I just couldn’t plant a garden, but I...

  • Meditations – June 18, 2014

    By Pastor Christie John, Geneseo United Methodist Church “They’re up! They’re up!” I run into the house...

    June 18, 2014 at 12:43 pm
  • Hawkins’ Happenings – June 18, 2014

    Enjoy a little summer jazz music on Friday, June 20, 1 PM. Union Jazz Band Camp students will be performing a concert...

    June 18, 2014 at 1:00 am

Milestones »

Area Students Named to Dean’s Lists

July 2, 2014 at 3:06 pm

Approximately 3,800 students have been named to the University of Iowa Dean’s List for the 2014 spring semester. Area students attaining this honor are: Gilbertville: April...

  • Ross – Davis
    Ross – Davis

    Dr. Jeffrey and Denise Ross of Kahoka are happy to announce the engagement of their daughter, Heather Ross to Ryan...

    July 2, 2014 at 1:00 am
  • Kriz – Albertsen
    Kriz – Albertsen

    Whitney Kriz and Matt Albertsen are very pleased to announce their engagement and approaching wedding. The bride-to-be...

    July 2, 2014 at 1:00 am
  • Lois K. Miszner
    Lois K. Miszner

    Lois K. “Aunt Lo” Miszner, age 95, of La Porte City, died Saturday, June 28, 2014 at La Porte City...

    June 30, 2014 at 6:15 pm

Sports »

Softball: Union 6, Aplington-Parkersburg 1

June 25, 2014 at 1:43 pm

By Todd Parker On Tuesday, June 24, the Union Knights softball team won a home contest against Aplington-Parkersburg 6-1 in NICL conference action.  Union started off the...

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July 2, 2014 at 2:50 pm

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