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03/20/2019 - 11:56am
Due to the winter’s snowpack, saturated ground, and forecasted rainfall, the water level at Saylorville Lake is on the rise. Many areas are still closed for the winter and will remain closed until the water recedes and maintenance crews can safely clean the area. The areas closed include: Cherry Glen Sledding Hill and Boat Ramp, Lakeview Sledding Hill and Boat Ramps, Oak Grove Beach Access...
03/20/2019 - 11:54am
Thanks to the clubs’ dedication to youth literacy over the years, they have been able to provide a free dictionary to every third grader in Boone County! Boone Rotary has also been able to give each second grade teacher $1 per student for the months of February, March, April, and May in order to build personal libraries for each student....
03/20/2019 - 11:52am
Caylin Graham and I are privileged to host a book signing for our book, My Son the Petunia Patch. It has been quite a journey to get it published and I thought it might be fun to tell that other story – the one behind the story in the book. My Son the Petunia Patch was first written in my mind and heart in about 1985 when our four-year-old...
03/13/2019 - 4:10pm
Blake Gregory of Ogden High School has signed a national letter of intent to attend Des Moines Area Community College (DMACC) and run cross country. Gregory is the first commitment to the DMACC men’s cross country program for the 2019-20 school year. Gregory said he chose to attend DMACC because of the school’s small class sizes....
03/13/2019 - 4:08pm
World Link Inc. is actively searching for two families in the Ogden Community School District to host an international exchange student for 2019-2020 school year. Families who apply are asked to be able to provide a nurturing environment, three meals a day, reliable transportation to school and program events, and an individual bed for the student...
03/13/2019 - 4:06pm
It’s that time of year again – Ogden High School students are seeking nominations for their Ogden “Top Dogs” Hall of Fame. Students of the Iowa: Then and Now class are looking for candidates who have shown great character, leadership, perseverance, and have accomplished outstanding achievements in their lives. Nominees can...
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