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  • Centerville considers amended rental permit ordinance

    The Centerville City Council tonight at City Hall will hear the second reading of an ordinance amending the way the city deals with rental permits and associated fees.

    July 7, 2014

  • Wall That Heals photo 1 Wall That Heals a place to remember, learn

    OSKALOOSA — The Wall That Heals has served both as a means for local Vietnam veterans to remember their fallen comrades, and for families and children to learn more about the Vietnam War.The Wall That Heals arrived in Oskaloosa Tuesday afternoon and

    July 7, 2014 2 Photos

  • Avoidable injuries are killing too many young Americans

    Some sobering new government numbers show just how many young people die from injuries that could have been avoided.

    July 7, 2014

  • flood watch.jpg Flash floods possible tonight

    OTTUMWA — The possibility of more storms Monday evening has weather officials warning of a flash flood risk for much of southern Iowa.

    July 7, 2014 1 Photo

  • Drought comparison.jpg Drought departs as rivers rise

    While the U.S. Drought Monitor's map of Iowa shows little cause for concern, the state's flooding map tells a different story.

    July 3, 2014 2 Photos

  • theater group with check CU.jpg Marion County Community Foundation awards $30K to Theater

    The Marion County Community Foundation has awarded the Grand Theater Foundation a $30,000 grant. 

    July 3, 2014 3 Photos

  • 070314 Group Grocery grab nets nearly $400 in merchandise BOB held their latest grocery grab event Wednesday morning at Hy-Vee in Centerville. Frank Rinchiuso ran through the store at 9 a.m. trying to fill up his cart as he hit each aisle, collecting groceries, toilet paper, candy, a turkey and detergent am

    July 3, 2014 3 Photos

  • Tommy Franks photo 1 Retired Gen. Franks speaks at The Wall That Heals

    OSKALOOSA — Nine Mahaska County residents are among the 58,000 names of service members who lost their lives in Vietnam that are engraved on The Wall That Heals.The Wall That Heals is a replica of the Vietnam Veterans Memorial in Washington, D.C. It

    July 3, 2014 2 Photos

  • Pekin and Tri-County to share superintendent PACKWOOD — Both Pekin and Tri-County Community School Districts have voted to approve Operational Sharing Incentives for superintendent during the 2014-15 school year. During the 2014 legislative session, the Legislature passed and the governor signe

    July 2, 2014

  • Wall That Heals photo 1 The Wall That Heals arrives in Oskaloosa

    The Wall That Heals — the replica of the Vietnam Veterans Memorial in Washington, D.C. — arrived in Oskaloosa Tuesday afternoon. The one-half-size replica of the memorial will be on display at The Southern Iowa Fairgrounds from Wednesday, July 2, through Sunday, July 6.

    July 2, 2014 3 Photos

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