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Wednesday, May 18, 2016 - 3:42pm
Marjorie Watt, 96, of Sheffield, died Monday, May 9, 2016, at the Sheffield Care Center. Funeral services were held at 10:30 a.m., Thursday, May 12 at the First United Methodist Church in Sheffield with Rev. Sandy Gobeli presiding. Interment was at...
Wednesday, May 18, 2016 - 3:41pm
Stephen “Steve” Beryl Lahner, 64, of Clear Lake, died Monday, May 9, 2016, at Mayo Clinic Hospital, Methodist Campus in Rochester, Minn. Per Steve’s wishes, his body has been cremated and a Celebration of Life will be held at a...
Wednesday, May 18, 2016 - 3:36pm
Commencement exercises for the West Fork High School Class of 2016 will be held Sunday, May 22, 2016, at 2:00 p.m., in the south gym at Sheffield. Shelby Wilson will be in charge of the processional and recessional. Seniors and chamber singers will...
Wednesday, May 18, 2016 - 3:36pm
     In spite of recent wet weather, local crop specialists say area farmers are in good shape for this year’s growing season.      According to Chuck Schafer of North Iowa Cooperative in Thornton and Steve...
Wednesday, May 18, 2016 - 3:35pm
     The West Fork Community School Board toured the new athletic building during their regular meeting on Monday, May 16.      While the rest of the building still has a way to go, the weight room area is nearing...
Wednesday, May 18, 2016 - 3:34pm
     Sydney Kingery, of West Fork, was recognized by Gov. Terry Branstad and Lt. Governor Kim Reynolds for outstanding academic achievement at the 14th Annual Governor’s Scholar Recognition Ceremony on May 1 at Hy-Vee Hall in...
Wednesday, May 18, 2016 - 3:33pm
See our slide show below for a spotlight on WH Fine Arts.   You can also see the album here on Smugmug.
Tuesday, May 17, 2016 - 11:05am
NASHUA – It was a bittersweet day for West Fork’s Preston Larson. The senior golfer carded 85 while actually improving his second nine by a stroke despite a storm front that brought a downpour and cold that came through Town &...
Tuesday, May 17, 2016 - 11:03am
NORTHWOOD – Nine events for the West Fork girls’ track & field team have the Warhawks in the hunt for hardware when it comes to the Class 1A team race this week. Multiple events will be run by Cailey Weaver, Kenna Weaver and Maddison...
Wednesday, May 11, 2016 - 5:27pm
     After weeks of controversy, the debate surrounding the proposed pork processing facility was finally put to rest by the city council of Mason City on May 3 as the development agreement between the city and Prestage Foods of Iowa...
Wednesday, May 11, 2016 - 5:26pm
     The Rockwell City Council discussed speed limits and cell phones during their regular meeting on Wednesday, May 4 at City Hall.      Rockwell Fire Chief Mark Lowe was present at the meeting to ask the council...
Wednesday, May 11, 2016 - 5:26pm
Fifty-five West Fork seniors will receive their diplomas at the Commencement Exercises on Sunday afternoon, May 22, at 2 p.m. Special recognition will be presented by Superintendent Darrin Strike. Randy Bushbaum, Principal, will announce honors....
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