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  • Loebsack encourages students to apply for summer internships

    Congressman Dave Loebsack, D-Iowa, announced that his office is now accepting applications from Iowa college students to participate in a Congressiona ...
    April 23, 2014 - 10:04 am
  • Spaghetti dinner planned to raise funds for FCCLA students

    Clarke FCCLA chapter, along with more than 500 members from FCCLA chapters across the state, attended the Iowa FCCLA State Leadership Conference March ...
    April 23, 2014 - 10:04 am
  • Murray blood drive planned

    MURRAY — Murray Community Blood Drive is planned 3 to 7 p.m. Thursday, May  1, at Murray Community Center, 416 Maple St.
    April 23, 2014 - 10:04 am
  • Burn ban lifted in Clarke County

    Pursuant to the state Code of Iowa, and at the request of Allan Mathias,representing each fire depar ...
    April 23, 2014 - 10:03 am
  • Fitness focused

    Sometimes, the healthier choice is easy to see. Fruits and vegetables instead of cookies and candy. Broiling food instead of deep frying it.
    April 23, 2014 - 10:10 am
  • What’s the buzz?

    Solar Bees are buzzing at West Lake.On April 9 and 10, two Solar Bee units were installed into the l ...
    April 23, 2014 - 10:10 am
  • CCRC wins right to use eminent domain in reservoir project

    It’s been many years in the making, but Clarke County Reservoir Commission (CCRC) finally had its day in court.
    April 21, 2014 - 4:49 pm
  • Osceola Big Chief FFA award winners announced

    Osceola Big Chief FFA held a banquet March 27 to showcase their projects, mingle with the community and celebrate accomplishments. Deserving members r ...
    April 16, 2014 - 9:45 am
  • Queener named DAR contest winner

    Kirby Queener of Creston is the 2014 American History essay state Daughters of the American Revolution (DAR) contest winner.
    April 16, 2014 - 9:45 am
  • Clarke County audit report released

    Hunt and Associates, P.C., certified public accountants, recently released an audit report on Clarke County.
    April 16, 2014 - 9:44 am
  • Miller-Meeks to visit Osceola on campaign tour

    Dr. Mariannette Miller-Meeks will be making a two-day campaign swing through the western part of Iowa’s Second Congressional District next Wednesday, ...
    April 16, 2014 - 9:43 am
  • Local organizations, businesses to receive ESGR certificates

    Scott Bailey, a volunteer with the Employer Support for the Guard and Reserve (ESGR), a division of the Department of Defense, will be in Osceola toda ...
    April 16, 2014 - 9:42 am
  • Graceland University selected for ACE Change and Innovation Lab

    LAMONI — Graceland University has been selected by the American Council on Education (ACE) to participate in the Change and Innovation Lab (CIL), a gr ...
    April 16, 2014 - 9:41 am
  • Diehl promotes public education, water in bid for state representative

    Osceola Mayor Fred Diehl is running for Iowa State Representative, House District 27, in this November’s election.
    April 15, 2014 - 3:25 pm
  • Hansen inducted into AFCP’s Rising Stars program

    Amy Hansen, news editor of Osceola Sentinel-Tribune, recently got to experience a “magical” event — an all-expense paid trip to a conference at Walt D ...
    April 23, 2014 - 10:10 am
  • Rev up your engines

    Ever wondered who’s behind the wheel with making Clarke students feel like a celebrity on prom night? It’s Clarke County State Bank.
    April 15, 2014 - 3:46 pm
  • School board approves Antisdel's resignation

    Clarke Community School Board approved Clarke Community High School Principal Kim Antisdel’s resignation during a board of education special meeting S ...
    April 15, 2014 - 3:24 pm
  • School board approves Seid for superintendent position

    Clarke Community School Board approved Steve Seid as Clarke’s new superintendent effective July 1.“W ...
    April 15, 2014 - 3:28 pm
  • Clarke County farmer Jennifer Pollard supports local 4-H with funding from America’s Farmers Grow Communities

    Local farmer Jennifer Pollard has directed a $2,500 donation to Clarke County 4-H.Funded by America’ ...
    April 14, 2014 - 3:59 pm
  • Reader Poll

    The Casey's General Store in Murray is opening Thursday, April 24. Do you plan on visiting that day or after?
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