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  • The Future of Farming

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  • Piecing it Together

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  • A Hot Time in Washington DC

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News »

Curious Science Detectives Return to Hawkins Library

July 28, 2014 at 1:00 am

Hawkins Memorial Library and the Black Hawk County Extension 2014 STEM Library Tour are presenting three more weeks of free and fun learning activities for kids this summer....

Opinion »

Simply Put – July 9, 2014

July 24, 2014 at 2:28 pm

By Mike Whittlesey In September 2004, The Progress Review received a visit from a very special lady. While I had not yet had the pleasure of getting to know her, I knew her...

Features »

Meditations – July 23, 2014

July 23, 2014 at 1:00 am

By Reverend Ray Atwood Sacred Heart Parish, La Porte City Sensational Seeds in the Garden of the Heart Spring is a wonderful time to cultivate your garden for the autumn harvest....

Milestones »

Della M. Wolf

Della M. Wolf

July 24, 2014 at 8:45 am

Della M. Wolf, 100, died Monday, July 21, 2014, at Covenant Medical Center in Waterloo following an brief illness. Della was born July 9, 1914, in Benton County, the daughter...

  • Gloria Jean VanVeghten
    Gloria Jean VanVeghten

    Gloria Jean VanVeghten was born December 5, 1941 in Leavenworth, Kansas: the daughter of Norman and Margie (Ramey)...

    July 23, 2014 at 10:37 am
  • Leslie Sherrer Retires from US Navy; Surprise Open House Planned

    A surprise open house will be held in honor of Leslie (Griswold) Sherrer, who recently retired after 20 years of...

    July 23, 2014 at 10:34 am
  • Miller – 40
    Miller – 40

    Nick and Christine Miller of Waterloo, formerly of La Porte City, are celebrating their 40th anniversary with a...

    July 23, 2014 at 1:00 am

Sports »

Hunting South Africa – Second in a Series

Hunting South Africa – Second in a Series

July 23, 2014 at 1:57 am

Editor’s Note: Dave Stueve is the owner of Double Lung Archery, the La Porte City Pro Shop dedicated to all things bowhunting. As the exclusive booking agent in the United...

Gallery »

Protected: Cover Crops: Green in Your Fields and Your Pocket

July 2, 2014 at 2:50 pm

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