Chickasaw Park

Authorities ID man who drowned in Chickasaw Quarry

Ionia, Iowa (AP) – Authorities have identified a man who drowned at a quarry near the Little Cedar River earlier this week. 18-year-old Christopher Lee Balvanz, of Hawkeye, drowned Wednesday at Chickasaw Park, which sits about two miles west of Ionia. Rescuers were called to the park Wednesday night for reports of a missing person. […]

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Memorial Day Service Changes In New Hampton

New Hampton, Iowa – New Hampton will see some changes in the Memorial Day events schedule. This year’s program will begin at 10:20 a.m. on Monday, as it did for years past. Last year’s program started at noon because of the unveiling of the new statue at the Chickasaw County Veterans Memorial to accommodate the […]