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Tuesday, August 23, 2016 - 2:15pm
A request by a Pomeroy pastor raised questions at the Aug. 16 Calhoun County Board of Supervisors meeting – but not about separation of government and religion. The supervisors said they had no problem with Pomeroy Evangelical Covenant Church...
Tuesday, August 23, 2016 - 2:11pm
South Central Calhoun Superintendent Jeff Kruse told the school board Aug. 15 school staff and an insurance agent have been trying to pin down the cause of mold in two girls’ locker rooms and the health occupation classroom, all located in...
Tuesday, August 23, 2016 - 2:08pm
A last-minute vote change allowed the South Central Calhoun school board to accept a proposal from a Sioux City architecture firm, the first step toward a yet-to-be-defined building project. Board member Ryan Hildreth twice made the motion to accept...
Tuesday, August 23, 2016 - 2:04pm
A bright yellow light helped save Pam Portillo’s life Aug 1. Earlier in the day, Portillo had been swimming near the pontoon on which she and her boyfriend, Chris Langenfeld, were passengers, with Langenfeld’s friends. While swimming,...
Tuesday, August 23, 2016 - 2:03pm
A recommendation from South Central Calhoun Elementary School Principal Nicole McChesney resulted in all three of the district’s school receiving grants to purchase new equipment for the music programs. At SCC Elementary, students will have...
Tuesday, August 23, 2016 - 2:02pm
A District Court judge on Aug. 15 dropped a misdemeanor charge of flag desecration, filed against a Somers man Aug. 11. Judge Andrew Smith granted Calhoun County Attorney Tina Meth Farrington’s motion to dismiss, which was also filed Aug. 15....
Tuesday, August 23, 2016 - 2:01pm
Samantha Dunn of the Blank Park Zoo in Des Moines had a few trivia questions for Rockwell City youth Friday morning. First, Dunn asked the crowd of about 30 children, could a kangaroo, a raccoon or an armadillo jump the highest? The group correctly...
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