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Wednesday, December 12, 2018 - 10:30am
MASON CITY - Donna Lu Umbarger, 84, of Mason City, passed away peacefully, surrounded by her loving family on Monday, Dec. 10, 2018 at the Muse Norris Hospice Inpatient Unit in Mason City.      A funeral mass was held at 10:30 a....
Tuesday, December 11, 2018 - 3:42pm
  GARNER – A proposed 28E agreement between the Hancock County and county municipalities concerning funding for dispatch services at the county communications center was met with some resistance from the Board of Supervisors. Last March,...
Tuesday, December 11, 2018 - 3:40pm
KLEMME – An extension for completion of the Klemme Wastewater Treatment Facility (WWTF) project has been approved by the Iowa Department of Natural Resources. In his report to the Klemme City Council, Tim Moreau, project engineer, reviewed the...
Tuesday, December 11, 2018 - 3:33pm
              The City of Britt has finally reached the final step in the Burgardt Commercial Park project.             City Clerk/...
Tuesday, December 11, 2018 - 3:00pm
            The Britt Police Department has increased numbers to full strength after swearing in two additional members on Dec. 4 at the Britt City Council Meeting.         ...
Tuesday, December 11, 2018 - 11:12am
            Coming off of a hard loss to Forest City, Garner-Hayfield-Ventura’s schedule continued to challenge them this week as they had rival West Hancock on Dec. 4 at home and then traveled to Belmond-Klemme...
Tuesday, December 11, 2018 - 11:09am
              The West Hancock boys basketball team had a rough go of it, finishing the week 1-2.             The Eagles traveled to...
Tuesday, December 11, 2018 - 11:06am
              The Garner-Hayfield-Ventura girls basketball team were not the favorites to win in their game against rival West Hancock.         ...
Tuesday, December 11, 2018 - 11:03am
              West Hancock girls basketball faced challenges this week and came out being better for it.             The second-ranked...
Tuesday, December 11, 2018 - 11:00am
              It was nine days between Garner-Hayfield-Ventura’s first wrestling meet and their first tournament in Nashua-Plainfield on Saturday.      ...
Tuesday, December 11, 2018 - 10:56am
            West Hancock wrestling showed it’s for real after a quad meet in Forest City on Thursday and a tournament victory at Nashua-Plainfield on Saturday.         ...
Wednesday, December 5, 2018 - 11:26am
The annual Hancock County LIttle Theatre Christmas Concert, under the direction of Diane Nall, was held Sunday, Dec. 2 at St. Patrick's Catholic Church in Britt. Enjoy excerpts from the concert in the video.  
Tuesday, December 4, 2018 - 11:36am
GARNER – The Garner City Council approved a proposal for a three-tiered management structure for the Parks and Recreation Department, Nov. 27. Director Kaitlyn Sorenson and Assistant Director Josh Banse recommended adding the adult pool...
Tuesday, December 4, 2018 - 11:33am
  GARNER – Hancock County supervisors recently discussed a letter and a proposed 28E agreement from the Wright County Soil and Water Conservation District regarding the Boone River Watershed Management Authority. The watershed includes...
Tuesday, December 4, 2018 - 11:23am
              Garner-Hayfield-Ventura hosted a quad dual meet on Thursday to open the year up.             The Cardinals having four...
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