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Pork producers are determined to emerge from tough times and to become better producers. Read more »


$475,750 - Iowa Central Community College Renewable Fuels Lab (IA); $333,000 - Iowa Central Community College, Ft. Dodge, IA for the Advanced Manufacturing Training Center; $380,000 - Whiterock Sustainable Trail; $325,000 - Greene County Medical Center, Jefferson, IA for facilities and equipment. Read more »


The skyline at the south edge of the City of Stuart has changed in the past week. Read more »


Heartland was formed in 1987 when cooperatives in Dallas Center, Minburn and Panora merged. There have been 13 subsequent mergers that have created an organization that is now owned by 4,500 members. Only farmer-producers who own Class A shares may vote on Heartland issues at the annual meeting, but Heartland also has Class B nonvoting memberships. Read more »


People came from across central and west central Iowa for the second annual Raccoon River Valley Trail Association banquet, held Saturday, February 21, at the Lake Panorama National Conference Center, north of Panora. Read more »


Drake University professor Renaue Chestnut recently received the Donald V. Adams "Spirit of Drake" Award for her commitment for students, athletics and the University. Read more »


The Federal Stimulus Funds should have an impact in Guthrie County and the counties served by Region XII Council of Governments. Read more »


Sid Jones has been promoted to chairman, president, chief executive officer and trust officer of Home State Bank in Jefferson. Read more »


We feel the continued hard work on our part and our community leaders will continue positive growth of the area centering around Lake Panorama. Read more »


Doug McDermott, was the guest of honor at a retirement party hosted by Home State Bank in Jefferson on Friday afternoon, February 20. Read more »


Stockholders of the Panora Communications Cooperative and Panora Cooperative Cablevision will gather Tuesday, March 3, 7:00 PM in the Panorama high school auditorium for their annual meeting. Read more »


Treasurer Bart Boehm announced a "good year" for the Adair County Cattlemen during the annual meeting and banquet, which was held Saturday, Feb. 21 at the 4-H and FFA Center at the Adair County Fairgrounds. Read more »


COON RAPIDS - U.S. Sen. Tom Harkin says he's secured $380,000 for Whiterock Conservancy to build trails. Read more »


The second annual RRVT Association banquet was held at the Lake Panorama National Conference Center. Well-known cartoonist and bicyclist Brian Duffy said “it’s amazing what’s happening here” regarding enhancements along the trail. Read more »


Kelly Fox was selected as the second place winner in the Weekly 2 category for Master Columnist with her weekly column, "Life is a Sitcom." Read more »


County officials and a couple of other potential users Thursday were updated on Guthrie County's Global Information System (GIS)... Read more »


Guthrie County Hospital administrator Jerry Neal recently conducted a tour of the new operating room at that facility. Read more »


The Greene county chapter of Habitat for Humanity dedicated its first Habitat home Sunday afternoon, Feb. 15. Read more »


Brian Duffy, who for 25 years was editorial cartoonist for the Des Moines Register and for 10 years was host of the newspaper's RAGBRAI event, will be the guest speaker at the second annual membership banquet and fundraising event of the Raccoon River Valley Trail Association Saturday, Feb. 21 at the Lake Panorama Resort Golf Course and Conference Center, Panora. Read more »


Figures from the Guthrie Center city clerk's office show construction spending in 2008 was about three times less than 2007, but still significant. Read more »

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