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08/23/2016 - 4:30pm
     The trial of Ronald "Lee" Rand began at the Mitchell County Courthouse in Osage on Monday, Aug. 22.      Rand, 61, of Hampton was charged with first degree murder after allegedly killing his girlfriend, Michelle Key, 51, of Waterloo on Dec. 13, 2015. Rand has pled not guilty to the charge.      Prosecuting the case is District...
08/02/2016 - 10:37am
DES MOINES – Hampton-Dumont’s Cassy Miller earned Class 3A third team all-state by the Iowa Girls’ Coaches Association, announced late last week. The junior shortstop claimed a spot on the final team as 22 were honored on each of the three teams in Class 3A. She was among three from the area to earn all-state honors by the IGCA....
08/02/2016 - 10:34am
DES MOINES – AGWSR senior infielder Dylan Heetland was recognized by the Iowa High School Baseball Coaches Association for being first team academic all-state, announced Monday, Aug. 1. Heetland, one of 22 players named to the first team, will be recognized at this weekend’s all-star banquet in Mason City. Read more on this story in...
07/26/2016 - 3:49pm
Franklin County Relay For Life      Cancer survivors, caregivers and loved ones gathered together to participate in Franklin County’s Relay For Life on Saturday, July 23.      There was a silent auction, as well as a free-will donation dinner that was served. It was a time for reflection and...
07/26/2016 - 3:47pm
     Twenty years after its debut on Nintendo's Game Boy video game system, "Pokémon Go" has reignited the Pokémon craze in a way not seen since the 90s.      Developed by Niantic and licensed from The Pokémon Company, the free app for mobile phones uses GPS and augmented...
07/26/2016 - 11:34am
CEDAR FALLS – While wearing a number that wasn't his own, it wasn't hard to pick out North team member Josh Knipfel, AKA ‘Big K’ at the 2016 Shrine Bowl. Likewise to the much smaller in stature Alissa Odell, who was a member of the North cheer squad as she was usually at or near the top of stunts pre-game and at halftime...
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