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Ordinances, zoning permits discussed at Bancroft City Council

In recent months, ordinances  and zoning permits have raised some concerns regarding issues that have been presented to the City of Bancroft. In order for some clarity and for citizens to ask …

North Union School Board approves early graduation requests

The North Union School Board approved seven seniors to graduate early during their November 14th meeting.  The seven seniors will have to meet all requirements in order to graduate.  They …

Short meeting held by North Kossuth School Board

The North Kossuth School Board made quick work of their agenda on Monday, November 14.  Due to an early out because of weather, no school administration reports were given. The board approved …

Bancroft City Council approves several resolutions during meeting

The Bancroft City Council held their regular meeting on November 14 with all members present including the newly appointed Mayor Tom Johnson. Bancroft City Clerk Crysti Neuman gave her monthly …

Basketball Team inducted into Black Hills State University Hall of Fame

Thirty years ago, the Black  Hills State University men’s basketball team was making history but didn’t know it at the time. The 1992-93 Yellow Jackets were just playing a game …
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Bearcats spoil North Union’s homecoming

ARMSTRONG—In just the second week of the season and the opening night of Class A district play on Friday, Sept. 3, the North Union Warriors’ football team entertained the North Butler Bearcats in …

Looft’s IMCA Super Nationals SportMod championship is best birthday present ever 

BOONE, Iowa (Sept. 10) – Matthew Looft brought home his first IMCA Speedway Motors Super Nationals fueled by Casey’s championship and the best birthday present an 8-year-old boy could ask …

Welbig takes first at Emmetsburg Invitational

EMMETSBURG — North Union’s Jacey Welbig took first place in the girls’ race at the Emmetsburg Invitational on Monday, September 12. The speedy sophomore clocked a time of 20 …

Three Warriors earn all-state honors

Three North Union Softball players have received additional postseason honors for their play this season in helping the Warriors to a 33-5 season. Junior pitcher Emily Meyer, senior third baseman …

Fast start lands Looft career 200th IMCA win

ARLINGTON, Minn. (May 28) – Matt Looft joined another of IMCA’s most exclusive clubs Saturday night at Arlington Raceway. Looft won for the 200th time in his Friesen Performance IMCA …

Nine Lady Warriors make all conference teams

The North Union Lady Warriors Softball team has had an exceptional year on the field.  Not only did they win back to back conference titles, all nine starters were named to the Top of Iowa West …

Byrnes named TIC Coach of the Year

The past season for the North Union Warriors baseball team has shown improvement from previous years.  Last year the Warriors had a conference record of 2-12.  This year, the team ended …
Around the region
The Emmet County Board of Supervisors at their Tuesday, Nov. 15 meeting approved a negotiated settlement with StateLine Cooperative regarding the Halfa feed mill – but left hanging …
The Emmet County Board of Supervisors at their Tuesday, Nov. 15 meeting approved the canvass of the Nov. 8 election. Assistant Auditor Roxanne Budach presented the election results, which showed a …
In an effort to attract new dispatchers to the county law center – and retain the current ones – the Emmet County Board of Supervisors at their Tuesday, Nov. 15 meeting agreed to Sheriff …
Winning the county treasurer’s race may have been good news for Republican Lisa Rosburg, currently working in the Emmet County Auditor’s office, but that may well have been some …
A Celebration of Life was held on Saturday, November 19, 2022, at St. Mary’s Catholic Church in Armstrong, Iowa, with Father Paul Kelly as Celebrant and Deacon John Rudd as …
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