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Fire Dept Dance this Sat in New Hampton

New Hampton, Iowa – This weekend the New Hampton Fire Department’s will mark their 37th consecutive dance.  Chief Steve Geerts says the dances actually started long before anyone today can remember, according to fire dept records it was at least back before 1900: In addition to the band which will feature former New Hampton resident

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CC Woman Injured In Crash On Avenue

Nora Springs Iowa – The Iowa State Patrol is reporting that a Charles City woman was hospitalized after a two-car crash on Avenue of the Saints near Nora Springs on Wednesday. 34 year old Mary Calpito was injured when her eastbound Toyota Corolla was hit from behind by a GMC Envoy, driven by 53 year

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VOTE for Silos and Smokestacks National Heritage Area Best Site

Northeast Iowa – Each year, Silos & Smokestacks National Heritage Area (SSNHA) celebrates the best in heritage development by presenting Golden Silo Awards to individuals and organizations whose contributions demonstrate outstanding excellence in preserving and sharing America’s agricultural story. The People’s Choice “Site of the Year” is a special award presented to one deserving SSNHA