Calhoun Couny Archives

Nominate Your Favorite Burger As Iowa’s Best

It’s time for Iowan’s to put their taste buds to the test and help find the best burger in the state for 2017. The Iowa Beef Industry Council (IBIC) and the Iowa Cattlemen’s Association (ICA) are encouraging

ESA Supporters Plan To Lobby Lawmakers Wednesday

Supporters from Kuemper Catholic School, who favor creating Education Savings Accounts (ESA) for students, travel to the State Capitol in Des Moines on Wednesday to lobby lawmakers to approve the legislation. ESAs would direct a portion of

Ernst Meets With Supreme Court Nominee, Judge Neil Gorsuch

Senator Joni Ernst met with President Trump’s Supreme Court nominee, Judge Neil Gorsuch, yesterday (Monday) afternoon. Following the meeting Ernst said, “One would be hard-pressed to dispute the academic credentials and intellectual rigor of Judge Neil Gorsuch.

Region XII Releases Audit Report

Region XII Council of Governments, Region XII Development Corporation and COG Government Housing have released the results of their 2016 audit. Certified Public Accountant, John D. Morrow, reported the organizations revenues at $6.1 million, a 4.18 percent

Iowa Named Number One Place To Retire In 2017

Even though we didn’t crack the top 10 in any of the five rankings in health and longevity, personal safety, climate, economic factors and the proportion of older residents, Iowa landed at number one on Money Rates

Biofuels Graduate Level Class Available For Area Educators

Will Fett, Chair of the Iowa Agriculture Literacy Foundation, has announced they will be offering all area educators, particularly high school science and agriculture instructors, a two-credit graduate-level class on biofuels. Fett says the curriculum is aligned