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Thursday, July 30, 2015 - 12:26pm
  It's all about impact, says Randy Strabala.   Strabala's position as superintendent, which he has held seven years at Nashua-Plainfield School District, began to be shared with Clarksville starting July 1. Strabala is in his 18th...
Thursday, July 30, 2015 - 12:20pm
  Marvin Bohlen, Neil Bolin and Matthias ["Pete"]* Jensen of Clarksville attended an honor flight from Waterloo last month.   It was the second honor flight of the year for Sullivan-Hartogh-Davis Post 730 in Cedar Falls. The...
Thursday, July 30, 2015 - 12:14pm
  The Butler County Board of Supervisors on Tuesday accepted the dollar amounts that could be spent on two road-resurfacing projects, as budgeted by the County Engineer's Office. Design will be the next phase.   County Engineer John...
Thursday, July 30, 2015 - 11:44am
  Franklin County Supervisor Mike Nolte presented the board with a resolution Franklin County passed a few years back that allows ATVs to drive on maintained ("Level A") gravel roads.   Nolte said his brother-in-law, the Dumont...
Thursday, July 30, 2015 - 11:38am
ALLISON — Molly Burmester joined the Butler County Tribune-Journal and Clarksville Star as marketing consultant on July 8.   Burmester recently relocated to Iowa from Scottsdale, Arizona where she worked in hospitality management, having...
Thursday, July 30, 2015 - 11:28am
  The Butler County Conservation Board invites the public to join Naturalist Steve Martin at Heery Woods State Park for a Family Camp and Shoot program on Friday, Aug. 7 and Saturday, Aug. 8.   Pre-registration and payment are required by...
Wednesday, July 29, 2015 - 5:52pm
ALLISON — There's a new owner at Dr. Brian Kruse's former practice, and a new name, Allison Vet Service.   Chelsea Peelen, Doctor of Veterinary Medicine, grew up on a dairy farm in O'Brien County.   "My mom was a...
Wednesday, July 22, 2015 - 10:50pm
  Clarksville City Council heard from its department heads about a trend toward cremation, police video cameras and more on Monday, July 20, 2015. (Please see written news page for related articles.) 1 of 2 2 of 2
Wednesday, July 22, 2015 - 9:27pm
ALLISON — With grants in the balance, the North Butler School Board approved on Wednesday, July 15 a budget for a renovated concession stand at the new track, which is under construction.   Modern Builders will supervise local contractors...
Wednesday, July 22, 2015 - 9:06pm
  No set criteria exist yet to gauge whether or not a redesign of how Iowa delivers mental health treatment, which included the controversial closing of two mental health institutes June 30, will be as beneficial to Iowans as hoped, Gov. Terry...
Wednesday, July 22, 2015 - 9:00pm
CLARKSVILLE — A trend of cremations is reflected in Clarksville. Monday, Maintenance Superintendent Matt Kampman proposed a special cremation area for the cemetery.   "The (cremation) trend toward the latter part of this year is...
Wednesday, July 22, 2015 - 8:55pm
CLARKSVILLE — Clarksville City Council heard about video from the police chief and a specific cremation plot area from the maintenance superintendent [Monday].   Police Chief Dan Cummings shared a quote for equipping its two vehicles with...
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