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Iowan Celebrates Big Birthday and Joins Exclusive Club

CARLISLE, Iowa – Family and friends are celebrating a woman who has lived longer than most ever will. Tressa Bartholomew was born March 30, 1905. Now that she’s 110, she joins an exclusive club of supercentenarians. 394 more words


Tuesday Tales - Mug

Hi and welcome to Tuesday Tales! Today’s word prompt is “mug”. We’re back with Reese and Lily in Between the Shelves.

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Blue lights for 'Sexual Abuse Awareness' month

CHARLES CITY, Iowa – A recent report says one in five women on college campuses have experienced sexual assault.

It’s a shocking statistic, but it’s something that county officials are working to raise awareness about in our area. 159 more words


Anne of Green Gables Delights

Anne of Green Gables delighted audiences with its four show run Feb 26-Mar 1. The production, directed by Anne McCullough Kelly, was a hit with many who have long enjoyed the classic tale about the growing up experiences of a young girl who goes to live at Green Gables with an adult brother and sister, Marilla and Matthew Cuthbert. 15 more words

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STEM Summit Held in Downtown Des Moines

DES MOINES, Iowa – A statewide STEM Summit is being held on Monday at the Community Choice Credit Union Convention Center in downtown Des Moines. 81 more words


Quad Cities native wins WWE Title at Wrestlemania

SANTA CLARA, Calif. (KWQC) – The WWE invaded the 49ers’ Levi Stadium for Wrestlemania 31 and a Quad Cities native became the new WWE Heavyweight Champion. 99 more words


Educators Show and Tell for New High Tech Classroom Tools

JOHNSTON, Iowa- Technology coordinators and educators from central Iowa got a taste of new techno tools, they may soon have in their classroom. Iowa State University brought the FLEX (Forward Learning Experience) to the Heartland Area Education Agency Offices.  185 more words