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09/22/2016 - 4:32pm
Allison City Council approved a resolution authorizing carrying out a forgivable loan agreement between the city of Allison and Integrity Site Maintenance, LLC on Monday, Sept. 19. It also heard the need to enforce its nuisance ordinance and speed limits (for which it will need to enlist county law enforcement); and communicate with property owners where easements will be required for the farm-to...
09/22/2016 - 4:31pm
Clarksville industrial tech teacher Ralph Longus is hoping to compete at the 69th annual Speed Week at the Bonneville Salt Flats in August 2017, where he will attempt to set a new record for a certain class of bike. Longus attended the 68th annual Speed Week, hosted by the Southern California Timing Association, which started on Aug. 13 and...
09/22/2016 - 4:29pm
Tom Mitchell was honored on Saturday, August 20 during the Shorthorn Cattle Show at the Iowa State Fair. Tom was honored for his many years of service on the Iowa Shorthorn Association Board. He not only served as a board member, but also as the board treasurer and accountant. He also provided support for the Junior Nationals when they were held...
09/22/2016 - 4:28pm
Over 140 were served at the Allison Lions Fish Fry on Saturday, Sept. 17.  See this week's papers for more photos.
09/15/2016 - 10:10am
Owing to recent heavy rains that left lots of water on the trails, the 44th Annual Juvenile Diabetes Trail Ride has been rescheduled to Saturday, Oct. 8 and Sunday, Oct. 9 in rural Clarksville. When Butch Freeseman’s son Rodney was 1 ½, the boy was diagnosed with diabetes. Soon after, in 1972, the elder Freeseman, of Allison, started...
09/15/2016 - 10:08am
One goal of the open house which Stan Mehmen emphasized was to fill in a gap in education for vendors and consumers, as the MBS Family Farms he founded in rural Plainfield hosted an open house for its 40th anniversary on Wednesday, Sept. 7. Sharing the story of biotech or genetically modified organisms (GMOs) was near to his heart, Mehmen said....
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