08/28/2015 - 6:45pm
Trinity's 'Picnic in the Park' planned Aug. 29
St. John's Lutheran of Vilmar, Summer Social set Aug. 30
Cowboy Church at Clarksville Church of Christ Aug. 30
Ernst staff announces office hours set Sept. 2 to help Iowans working with U.S. government
Bill Hendren, Friends to perform at Wilder Park Sept. 5
Quilting celeb to present...
08/27/2015 - 9:43pm
Chad Hart, ISU Extension grain market specialist, called himself "Dr. Doom" as he discussed grain market trends and provided a market forecast at the Borlaug Learning Center Field Day Aug. 19 in Nashua.
The U.S. Department of Agriculture raised its yield rate estimate earlier this month based on the second highest "...
08/27/2015 - 9:32pm
Some 50 children converged on Wilder Park Aug. 16 to learn skills of use in nature.
The children, under age 14, practiced wildlife calls, archery, air rifle marksmanship, fishing and kayaking as part of North Butler Pheasants Forever Youth Day.
Steve Martin, naturalist with Butler County Conservation, not only hauled in the...
08/27/2015 - 9:15pm
The North Butler School Board tentatively approved one of three bidders to buy the former Greene Elementary, when it met on Tuesday, Aug. 18 at North Butler High School in Greene. A public hearing will be Wednesday, Sept. 16.
Bidders were the city of Greene, represented by Mayor Bill Christensen, which bid $1 and had taken measures...
08/27/2015 - 9:01pm
The first round of 2015-2016 Butler County property taxes, 50 percent of this year's total bill, is coming due Sept. 30.
Whether and how the overall tax bill moves depends on how the various levies balance. The various levies, voted on by all the taxing jurisdictions, form the consolidated tax rate. Taxing jurisdictions include...