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Friday, August 26, 2016 - 2:42pm
It turned out that Danielle Eisentrager had the recipe for a photo that stole the hearts of judges at the Iowa State Fair. Eisentrager of Dumont was awarded for Grand Champion Photo Overall during the 2016 Iowa State Fair Photography Contest. She...
Friday, August 26, 2016 - 2:41pm
Butler County Public Health would like to congratulate Allison Little Lambs Child Care for adopting a tobacco- and nicotine-free facility policy. This new policy went into effect on July 26, and the ban includes all tobacco products, as well as...
Friday, August 26, 2016 - 2:39pm
Car and Bike Night is held the third Wednesday of the month from 5-8 p.m. at Baking Memories (it will say so on the front sign), with the last one this year being Wednesday, Sept. 21. Burgers, fries, ice cream treats, baked goods and beverages are...
Friday, August 26, 2016 - 2:03pm
The Cedar Valley Engine Club’s 51st annual Threshers Reunion will be Labor Day Weekend, Sept. 3, 4 and 5. The farm is located at 2097 210th St., Rockford, just off Highway 14. A promotional poster states there will always be something...
Friday, August 26, 2016 - 2:01pm
As football season approaches, drainage has been an issue at area schools’ football fields and tracks. Clarksville School Board discussed drainage around its track on Wednesday, Aug. 17. Superintendent Randy Strabala, board members Justin...
Friday, August 26, 2016 - 2:00pm
ALLISON — The Butler County Board of Supervisors Tuesday approved purchase of a new pickup truck. The truck, a GMC Sierra with a topper, will be used by the Environmental Health Department. It is new to the county fleet, with the department...
Friday, August 26, 2016 - 1:58pm
Donald L. Jones, 89, formerly of Dumont, died on Sunday, August 14, 2016, at Mercy Medical Center – North Iowa in Mason City. Funeral services were held at 2 p.m., on Friday, August 19, at Sietsema-Vogel Funeral Home in Hampton. Visitation was...
Friday, August 26, 2016 - 1:57pm
Jeffrey Allen Bertram was born on February 22 1967. Jeff passed away on Monday, August 22 at Allen Hospital. The family will be having a celebration of life at Doc’s Restaurant Lounge Clarksville on Thursday, August 25 from 4-7 p.m.
Wednesday, August 24, 2016 - 4:45pm
Virgil L. Arends, 63, of Dumont, IA, passed away August 23, 2016, at the Muse-Norris Hospice Inpatient Unit in Mason City, IA, after a hard-fought battle with cancer. Funeral services will be held on Saturday (August 27) at 1:30 p.m. at the Dumont...
Tuesday, August 23, 2016 - 9:24am
MARENGO – In a weather-shortened contest, Clarksville opened the season with a Week 0 road loss to Iowa Valley, Marengo on Friday, Aug. 19. The Indians fell to the Tigers 40-8 in a game that was halted by lightning late in the second quarter...
Monday, August 22, 2016 - 1:50pm
Marlene Ann Sidmore, 83, of Bristow, Iowa, passed away, Monday at the Franklin Country View Nursing Facility in Hampton, Iowa. Funeral services will take place on Friday (Aug. 26) at 2:00 p.m. at the Trinity Reformed Church in Allison, Iowa....
Friday, August 19, 2016 - 1:23pm
Stories of abduction attempts have dotted the news recently. With school starting in a week, children will be out and about. In light of this, Butler County Sheriff Jason Johnson offered safety tips for children and their families. To recap, in...
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