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07/25/2017 - 3:48pm
After being run by Dr. Eric Wagner for many years, the local dentistry practice at 213 W Gilmore St. in Sheffield is now under new ownership. Earlier this year, Central Park Dentistry, based in Mason City, began looking into opening a satellite office somewhere in the region. After hearing about Wagner’s desire to retire, Central Park Dentistry made the deal to buy his practice in February...
07/04/2017 - 12:47am
Veronica Uthe, Hampton, is the newly appointed board president for the Hospice of Northern Iowa but she doesn’t feel like she should be treated differently. “Although I’m fortunate to be in the position I’m in, it’s all the other caring staff who are the heroes,” Uthe said when asked about her new position. Uthe...
07/04/2017 - 12:45am
The United Methodist Church in Hampton has appointed a new pastor. Rev. Dr. Michael Adedokun is originally from the Nigerian Conference of the United Methodist Church, but has lived in the United States for over 15 years. Adedokun has extensively traveled to several parts of the world for mission work and his studies. Dr. Adedukun graduated from...
07/04/2017 - 12:43am
When Jesse Bunge set out to become as passionate and influential as his counselors at Dorian Summer Camp, his highest aspirations were to conduct choirs at the collegiate level and direct “ridiculously” good ensembles. “It’s really interesting, how I thought it would go and how it ended up going,” Bunge said. “...
07/04/2017 - 12:41am
Don your capes and pull up your tights, for the community will be in need of some powerful superheroes come this year’s annual Relay for Life. This year, the Franklin County Relay for Life fundraising event will need help from everyone in the community, to band together and assemble at the West Fork High School Football Field and Track (1475...
07/04/2017 - 12:35am
Austin "Jack" DeCoster and son Peter DeCoster are scheduled to carry out prison sentences for their role in the 2010 salmonella outbreak. Jack DeCoster was the owner of Quality Egg LLC and his son, Peter, served as the company's chief operating officer. Operating under the name Wright County Egg, the company recalled hundreds of...
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