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07/17/2018 - 9:13am
            The week-long Hancock County Fair is set to start on Tuesday.             As with every year, the Hancock County Fair Board puts in tireless hours of thought and work into putting out an enjoyable fair.             This year the fair board shoots...
07/16/2018 - 4:31pm
            The BRITT Group is organizing a large rummage sale in Britt on Saturday at the Hospitality Room on 49 Center Street.             The garage sale will be running from 8:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. and will have a large selection of items donated being sold on the...
07/16/2018 - 4:24pm
GARNER – In another month, school will be in session across Iowa. Safety when transporting students is a top priority is, of course, always a priority. But accidents happen, and when they do, then what? Fire and ambulance services from Garner and Forest City, students and staff from Garner-Hayfield-Ventura, law enforcement, and other...
07/16/2018 - 2:54pm
GARNER – Tori Schoneman, the daughter of Matt and Tanya Schoneman of Garner, was crowned Little Miss Duesey 2018. Fifteen girls participated in the contest, which was held Friday, July 13. Little Miss Duesey is sponsored by the Garner WA TAN YE Club. Contestants were interviewed on stage by radio personality J. Brooks. Tori, 7, will be a...
07/10/2018 - 4:46pm
Rain on July 4th cancelled a parade and delayed the display of fireworks over Crystal Lake to Friday, July 6. The Crystal Lake Save the Lake Committee sponsors the fireworks show annually. The evening of July 6 also included music by Bob and the Raiders and free watermelon! Rebecca Peter | The Leader
07/10/2018 - 10:31am
KLEMME – Construction of the $1.4 million wastewater treatment facility improvements at Klemme will hopefully get underway this week. The city council met July 2. “Our preconstruction conference was held on June 19 and construction was ready to begin that week,” said Mayor Ken Blank. “Rainfall has caused the river to flood...
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