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New Hampton Tech Students working on POD casts 

New Hampton Tech Students working on POD casts 

New Hampton, IA – The 7th grade tech class at New Hampton Middle school is busy on an exciting new project. Middle school tech coordinator, Mary Frese loves the excitement the kids bring each year and shares what they are currently working on: Some of the local events have led the kids into what Frese

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Additional Railroad Crossing Repairs Will Close North Grand

Charles City, IA – Additional railroad crossing improvements are planned for North Grand Avenue which will once again close the road to traffic. Charles City Engineer John Fallis says North Grand Ave will be closed to traffic  between Main Street and 13th Ave in Charles City beginning early Tuesday October 28th. The closure should last

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Agriculture Workshop to Provide New Tools and Networking

WEST DES MOINES, Iowa – October 23, 2014– Agriculture in the Classroom (AITC) county coordinators and others interested in becoming involved in integrating agriculture into school curriculum are welcome to attend a new workshop hosted by The Iowa Agriculture Literacy Foundation (IALF) November 7, 2014 in West Des Moines, Iowa. AITC is a grassroots program

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Hunting Seasons are getting underway

Chickasaw County, IA – Chickasaw County Conservation Board Director Brian Moore reminds area residents that the following parks in the county are open to the public with hunting areas: Ackerson-Easterly Wildlife Area, Deerfield Wildlife Area, Devon Woods, Fredericksburg Wildlife Area, Gilmore Wapsi Access, Goodale Conservation Area, Herman & Hulda Schroeder Preserve, Howard Woods, Jenn Timber,

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College Debt Continues To Climb 

CHARLES CITY, IA – More And More College Students Graduate With Significant Debt These Days…Nearly Two-Thirds Of Iowa Public University Students Graduate With Some Debt. Jake Bemis (Bee-Mis) Graduated From The University Of Northern Iowa This Past May With 60-Thousand Dollars Of Debt…And Bemis Told Iowawatch All That Expense May Not Be Worth It. Nationally,

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FAIRY TALE JUSTICE 

Charles City, IA – In the fairy tale criminal justice system, the characters from fairy tales and nursery rhymes are represented by two separate yet equally ridiculous groups: the fairy tale police who investigate fairy tale crime, and the fairy tale district attorneys who prosecute the fairy tale offenders. Students at the Charles City Middle

Kids Wait For Candy During Halloween Parade

Halloween in New Hampton Oct 30th

NEW HAMPTON, IA – Next week the New Horizons Chamber, the Park and Rec Dept and the Lyons Club are partnering to bring the spirit of Halloween to all of the littlest ghouls and goblins in New Hampton. Jason Speltz is excited to be a part of creating a fun event that will also be

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