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Women’s Club Accepting Woman of the Year Nominations

April 23, 2014 at 1:00 am

On Friday, June 13, 2014, the La Porte City Women’s Club will present the Woman of the Year Award to a deserving member of the community. The presentation of the Woman...

Opinion »

Letter to the Editor – Mike Isaacson

April 23, 2014 at 1:00 am

To the Editor: Iowa’s Area Agencies on Aging are an excellent resource for helping individuals live well as they age in their communities. Through working collaboratively...

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Meditations – April 23, 2014

April 23, 2014 at 1:00 am

By Reverend Ray Atwood   Sacred Heart Parish, La Porte City Easter Confessions We are in the middle of the Octave of Easter. The word “octave” comes from Latin, and...

  • Everything Has a Story
    Everything Has a Story

    Everything has a story. Some are simple. Some are long and complicated. Stories tell us who we are and where we...

    April 16, 2014 at 1:00 am
  • Meditations – April 16, 2014

    By Rev. Ray Atwood,  Sacred Heart Parish, La Porte City Holy Week We are about to enter the most solemn week of...

    April 16, 2014 at 1:00 am

Milestones »

Harriet M. Hicks

Harriet M. Hicks

April 23, 2014 at 3:56 pm

Harriet M. Hicks, age 83, of La Porte City, and formerly of Sterling, IL, died Saturday, April 19, 2014, at Covenant Medical Center in Waterloo. She was born August 7, 1930,...

  • Linda Kay Holschlag
    Linda Kay Holschlag

        Linda Kay Holschlag, age 70 of Winterset, Iowa and formerly of La Porte City, died Thursday, April 17, 2014...

    April 19, 2014 at 11:18 pm
  • Sharon Kay Powell
    Sharon Kay Powell

    Sharon Kay Powell, age 70, of La Porte City died Friday, April 18, 2014 at her home following a lengthy battle...

    April 19, 2014 at 11:15 pm
  • Kersten King Named to Dean’s List

    A total of 858 students have been named to the Dean’s List at Augustana College for the 2013 winter term....

    April 19, 2014 at 10:46 pm

Sports »

2014 Union High School Boys’ Tennis Preview

April 12, 2014 at 1:00 am

By Head Coach Bruce Wigg With 15 boys out for the team, the 2014 Boys tennis team has begun practice for the upcoming season. The Knights return four of their top six singles...

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2014 Boys Tennis: Union 6, Independence 3

2014 Boys Tennis: Union 6, Independence 3

April 23, 2014 at 10:12 pm

A photo gallery featuring images of Union High School’ 6-3 victory over Independence in boys tennis action on April 22, 2014. [Show as slideshow] ...