News
Back in 1989, when Clark W. Griswold blanketed his two-story house in 250 strands of Christmas lights – 25,000 bulbs – we thought that was a lot. (Google “National Lampoon’s …
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RIVERSIDE Hinson Consulting, of Washington, has been hired by the Riverside City Council to direct the search for a new city administrator. Christine Yancey, who has been city administrator …
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OWA CITY Lone Tree has emerged as one of the planning priorities for Sarah Thompson, Director of Rural Development, Iowa City Area Development (ICAD). Thompson, who provided an update on …
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Photo Galleries

Photos: Ravens host Regina in scrimmage

Hillcrest Academy hosted Regina Catholic in the Achieve Challenge on Saturday. Grant Bender led the Ravens with 14 points.
Riverside's Demo Derby
Saturday, Oct. 29 was a gorgeous fall evening, and the turnout was good for Riverside’s Demo Derby.  Sponsored by the Riverside Area Community Club (RACC) and the City of Riverside, …
Leaf Pick Up
Leaves were funneled into mulch after the first collection on Oct. 31.  The City of Kalona contracted with Absolute Outdoor Services for this year’s fall leaf pick up.  Curbside …
Kalona’s Jack O’ Lantern Jaunt a fun-filled first
The Jack O’ Lantern Jaunt at the Kalona Historical Village on October 28th was a fun-filled time for all who showed up.
Huskies finish season with most wins since 2016
Once the dust settles and the sting wears off, Highland will realize it has a ton of reasons to be proud. Sure, the Huskies' prep volleyball season ended Wednesday, but under first-year Coach …
Sports
The Wartburg football team never trailed in its second-round playoff game at Saint Johns on Saturday. The Knights scored on the game’s first possession and took advantage of five turnovers to …
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Three Golden Hawk athletes have received all-state recognition for individual and team success over the fall sports season.  Mid-Prairie seniors Braden Hartley and Cain Brown were named to the all-state football second team by the IPAWA while sophomore Dakota Mitchell received third-team all-state volleyball recognition from the IGCA.
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After two weeks of practice, Mid-Prairie coach Danny Hershberger had questions about how his team would react to pressure of an actual game and whether they would find chemistry on the …
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