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Pioneer Republican

Iowa Valley is the lone area Iowa Class 1A volleyball team still alive in post-season action after Tuesday’s first-round regional action. The Tigers swept Belle Plaine, 25-16, 25-17, 25-12 in Marengo to advance to the quarterfinals, back home on Tuesday, Oct. 28, against Lynnville-Sully. The Tigers (22-7) were led by Lily Seye, who had nine […]

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The Marengo Publishing Corporation family is saddened to note our publisher Diane Goodlow passed away this morning, Tuesday, Oct. 21, 2014. Our thoughts and prayers are with Diane’s family and loved ones.  

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Guidelines on Ebola protection

October 17, 2014 Agriculture News

With the Ebola virus drawing concerns in the United States, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention have distributed informational briefs for the public. “Ebola is a serious virus that can spread if precautions are not taken but it is not as easy to catch as the national news coverage may suggest,” says Patty Hinrichs, […]

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Fall Festival returns to Marengo this Saturday

October 14, 2014 Marengo news

Plans are being finalized for the third annual Marengo Fall Festival, to take place from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 18, in the town square park in downtown Marengo. Plenty of events are in the works, and headlining is Ben Ulin, resident magician at Adventureland. He is returning to perform his family-friendly magic […]

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CLEAR CREEK AMANA FOOTBALL – Biggest. Win. EVER! For CCA!!

October 14, 2014 Amana Colonies news

By RICHARD LEWIS of the Iowa City Press Citizen The Clear Creek Amana football team can check off two accomplishments, and a third may not be too far behind. The Clippers surpassed their win total from last year and secured their first trip to the postseason since 2010 with a convincing 27-0 win over Davenport […]

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VETERAN’S CORNER – Oct. 15, 2014: Resources available to veterans living in rural areas

October 14, 2014 Amana Colonies news

Over the course of the last six years I can’t even begin to remember how many people I have talked with in reference to the resources available in Johnson County and Linn County for a large portion of the population in need. I will be the first to admit that those two counties have an […]

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IV team among top finishers at Quad County Soil Judging Contest

October 14, 2014 Amana Colonies news

The annual Quad County Soil Judging Contest was held Sept. 23 at Lake Iowa Park. The contest is a traveling event that is hosted by the Iowa, Mahaska and Keokuk County Soil and Water Conservation Districts. Ninety students from a dozen local high schools were tested on their ability to judge soils for their properties, […]

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IOWA COUNTY OBITUARIES – Week of Oct. 15, 2014

October 14, 2014 Amana Colonies news

William Shively, 89 Funeral service for William T. “Bill” Shively, 89, Keystone, was held at 10:30 a.m. Wednesday, Oct. 8, at Phillips Funeral Home, Keystone. He died Sunday, Oct. 5, 2014, at Rose Haven Nursing Home, Marengo. The Rev. Craig Steimel officiated at the service. Burial was in Keystone Cemetery with graveside military rites by […]

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CLEAR CREEK AMANA FOOTBALL – Clippers get biggest win ever; down Assumption 27-0

October 10, 2014 Amana Colonies news

By RICHARD LEWIS of the Iowa City Press-Citizen TIFFIN – The Clear Creek Amana football team can check off two accomplishments, and a third may not be too far behind. The Clippers surpassed their win total from last year and secured their first trip to the postseason since 2010 with a convincing 27-0 win over […]

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IOWA COUNTY BOARD OF SUPERVISORS – Agenda for Oct. 10, 2014

October 9, 2014 Amana Colonies news

IOWA COUNTY BOARD OF SUPERVISORS 970 COURT AVE MARENGO IA 52301 (319) 642-3041 AGENDA Friday, October 10, 2014 — 9:00 A.M. Approve the Agenda Approve the Minutes Communications 9:10 a.m. – Open Forum 9:30 a.m. – Nick Amelon, Assistant County Engineer OTHER 1. Tabled Items 2. Liquor License 3. Building Maintenance 4. Payroll and Claims […]

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