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Thursday, January 22, 2015 - 11:56am
Louise Mapes, the daughter of Alfred W. and Florence A. (Peters) Pearson, was born October 18, 1918 on a farm one mile west of Curlew, Iowa and departed this life January 20, 2015 at the Sunny Knoll Care Center in Rockwell City, Iowa.  ...
Wednesday, January 21, 2015 - 8:58am
One of the men accused of having contraband at the North Central Correctional Facility last year pleaded guilty to that charge earlier this month. Aundrey Roberts, 39, pleaded guilty Jan. 9 to one count of possessing electronic contraband in a...
Wednesday, January 21, 2015 - 8:50am
Calhoun County’s new legislative representatives were sworn in Jan. 12, as the state Legislature kicked off the 2015 session. Rep. Mike Sexton, R-4th, and Sen. Tim Kraayenbrink, R-5th, both issued their first newsletter of the session this...
Wednesday, January 21, 2015 - 8:48am
Salary increase recommendations from the county’s Compensation Board ruffled a few feathers, but the Board of Supervisors ultimately approved the proposed pay raises. For the better part of a decade, Board Chairman Gary Nicholson said at a...
Wednesday, January 21, 2015 - 8:47am
A history tour last fall resulted in a book contract about Calhoun County for resident Darcy Maulsby. Maulsby, a writer, marketing specialist and president of the Calhoun County Farm Bureau, said she has picked up all sorts of interesting...
Wednesday, January 21, 2015 - 8:45am
The Calhoun County Board of Supervisors continued the ongoing 2016 budgeting process with updates from Pam Anderson, both in her capacity as the director of the Calhoun County Economic Development Corp. and as the facilitator for the county’...
Wednesday, January 21, 2015 - 8:43am
The Calhoun County Historical Society is completing a big project at its museum in Rockwell City, but the group’s officers aren’t asking for more money next fiscal year. Historical society officers represented one of several...
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