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Home State Bank of Jefferson last week donated $500 to the Greene County Youth Athletic Association to help support the youth tackle football program. Read more »


Revaluation of lake properties in 2006 by the Guthrie County assessor vaulted Lake Panorama to a record concentration of wealth. Read more »


The Orient Wind Farm Group announced Monday, Sept. 17, they will be supporting Invenergy Wind North America LLC for a wind farm in southern Adair and northern Union counties. Read more »


The Panora city council is seeking proposals for developing the fire hall-old city hall-former library complex. Read more »


The community is invited to join the staff of St. Jude's Retreat House in Bayard for an open house to preview the newly remodeled facility on Thursday, September 27. Read more »


Vision Iowa recently awarded a $1.7 million Community Attraction and Tourism (CAT) grant to the City of Coon Rapids for "Opening Whiterock: A Public Private Partnership for Rural Tourism." Read more »


Sixty-nine golfers enjoyed a beautiful day of golfing and socializing at the Coon Rapids Golf Course for Bayard Golf Day 2007. Read more »


David Nichols of Bridgewater has been elected as a delegate, and Evan Rayl, also of Bridgewater, has been elected as an alternate delegate to the 124th Annual American Angus Association Convention of Delegates, Nov. 12, in Louisville, Ky., reports John Crouch, executive vice president of the American Angus Association SM. Read more »


Greenfield residents and workers, along with residents of nearby communities, are encouraged to complete a short survey to provide the Horizons project organizers with their input. Read more »


Greenfield Municipal Utilities Board met Sept. 10, when members recognized the importance of a hospital in the community and gave their support of the economic development by pledging to contribute $10,000 per year for the next five years. Read more »


"Our parking lots are full. When the parking lots are full you know you have a lot of buyers. When the lots are full, you've got lots of vendors. So, that's about as successful as you can get," stated Harry "Skip" Spence of Ackworth. Read more »


At its annual celebration dinner, the Rotary Club of Jefferson honored Sam Harding as its professional of the year. Read more »


The Midwest Partnership Corporation (MWP) has launched the West Central Iowa Job Bank, a special link to Iowa Workforce Development's jobs site on the web. Read more »


A plan was approved by the Panora city council Monday evening to seek proposals for developing the fire hall-old city hall-former library complex, setting out terms and offering possible financial incentives. Read more »


At the end of the Great Depression, E.F. and Sylvia Schildberg started a construction company in Greenfield with one rock quarry, six employees and a small amount of equipment. Read more »


The Stuart City Council passed several resolutions for a number of city projects at their regular council meeting held Monday, Sept. 10. Read more »


The Greene County Arts Council will host A Palette of Taste and Vision on Saturday, September 22, from 7 to 9 p.m. at the Old Milwaukee Depot on East Lincolnway in Jefferson. Read more »


The Andrew's Center was close to capacity on Monday night as 136 Greenfield area residents turned out to provide input into a community vision. Read more »


An interpretive site along the route of the old Lincoln Highway on the east edge of Grand Junction is slated for completion yet this fall. Read more »


This week local leaders from Coon Rapids, Bayard, Guthrie Center, and Panora were trained in how to help combat rural poverty. Read more »

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