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Rebecca Peter | The Leader
02/24/2021 - 2:03pm
Crystal Lake, Iowa, was buzzing with excitement as Ice Races got underway Saturday afternoon, Feb. 20. Participants competed for cash prizes as they raced snowmobiles, UTVs, dirt bikes and motorcycles around a circular track cleared on the frozen...

Opinion

02/24/2021 - 11:41am
This was the sixth week of what should be a 14+ week session. The Senate and House have come to agreement on the K-12 education funding increase for next year. The per pupil and transportation funding will increase a total of $49.4 million. There is...

Sports


Rachel Leerar plays in her final game as a West Hancock Eagle against Dike-New Hartford on Wednesday in Hampton. Curran McLaughlin | The Leader
03/02/2021 - 12:44pm
  West Hancock girls basketball traveled to Hampton to face undefeated Dike-New Hartford in the Class 2A Regional Finals for Region Six on Wednesday. With the chance to move on to state, the Eagles couldn’t keep up with the Wolverines in the...

Obituaries


Jack Brown
02/25/2021 - 10:47am
GARNER – Jack D. Brown, 78, of Garner passed away Sunday, February 14, 2021 at MercyOne North Iowa Medical Center in Mason City.   A memorial service will be held 10:30 A.M., Monday, March 8, 2021 at the United Methodist Church in Garner with...

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