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Wednesday, April 25, 2018 - 3:25pm
The law enforcement of Cerro Gordo County invites local residents to attend the Cerro Gordo County S.A.L.T. Forum (Seniors and Law Enforcement Together). The program will consist of law enforcement updates, updates from the Elderbridge Agency on...
Wednesday, April 25, 2018 - 3:24pm
West Fork Schools have recently been awarded some additional funding to take their teachers’ and students’ involvement in the STEM world several steps further. West Fork Curriculum Coordinator Wendy Fullerton applied for the “Pint...
Wednesday, April 25, 2018 - 3:22pm
The West Fork School Board discussed the impact of delinquent school lunch accounts on students at their regular assembly earlier this month. “When kids are turned away from lunch, they go hungry. When kids go hungry, they can’t learn,...
Wednesday, April 25, 2018 - 3:16pm
Dozens of eyes, from four-year-olds to their older siblings to their adult parents, were fixated on Superintendent Darrin Strike at the Preschool Family Night last Monday, April 23. “West Fork School District covers 314 square miles,”...
Wednesday, April 25, 2018 - 3:11pm
It’s that time of the year: firework policy is up for review for the Cerro Gordo County Board of Supervisors. The board will hold a public hearing for minor language changes to the city code next week, but Cerro Gordo Planning and Zoning...
Tuesday, April 24, 2018 - 4:18pm
Harley Douglas Koenigsberg, 92, of Sheffield, died on April 20, 2018 at the Sheffield Care Center. Graveside service took place on April 23rd, 2018 at Hillside Cemetery, Sheffield Iowa.
Tuesday, April 24, 2018 - 4:13pm
Delmar Leedom, 71, of Sheffield, passed away Sunday, April 22, 2018. Graveside services will be held at a later date.
Wednesday, April 18, 2018 - 3:12pm
Earlier this month, the Hampton Rotary Club distributed 155 dictionaries to Franklin County third graders. John Terwin, co-president of the Rotary Club, said the annual event is greatly anticipated by both Rotary and the students. “For one,...
Wednesday, April 18, 2018 - 3:10pm
The personnel portion of the West Fork School Board’s agenda was a little lengthier than usual at their regular monthly assembly last Monday. The retirement notice of long-time Administrative Assistant Patty Petersen was met with heavy hearts...
Wednesday, April 18, 2018 - 3:09pm
This week, Sukup Manufacturing Co. opened an on-site health clinic for all employees at its Sheffield, Iowa, headquarters. Sukup employees may now make appointments at the clinic, called Sukup Health Solutions. The clinic includes four exam rooms,...
Wednesday, April 18, 2018 - 3:07pm
Last weekend’s early spring/late winter onslaught of icy precipitation didn’t stop the community of Saint Ansgar from making it to the South Square Community Center to enjoy a pancake breakfast benefit, which raised money for Emersyn...
Wednesday, April 18, 2018 - 3:06pm
The West Fork Community School District was quick to respond when it received the news of Track and Field Coach Jeff Tudor’s cancer diagnosis. The students and teachers of West Fork High School have hosted three fundraisers for Tudor’s...
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