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11/14/2018 - 1:00am
KANAWHA - In 1918 at the 11th hour of the 11th day of the 11th month, the guns fell silent on the Western front in Europe. It was hoped, that with the signing of the Armistice a century ago, World War I would be “the war to end all wars.” Sadly, as history and subsequent wars proved, such was not the case. Gerald Edgar, Hancock County Director of Veterans Affairs, was the guest...
11/14/2018 - 1:00am
            If the essence of the 2018 West Hancock football team could be distilled down into a single game, the Class A Semifinals against Hudson at the UNI-Dome, Cedar Falls on Friday would almost fit the bill.             The team faced adversity like it never...
11/08/2018 - 3:37pm
Hancock County once again sided with the GOP in the Nov. 6 mid-term elections. The Hancock County Board of Supervisors will canvass the election on Tuesday. The following are unofficial results from the 2018 General Election (an asterisk* indicates the incumbent candidate). Iowa House of Representatives District 8 *Terry Baxter (R) – 3,230...
11/05/2018 - 2:50pm
              It’s been approximately five years since the Hancock County Allies for Substance Abuse Prevention, ASAP for short, has embarked on its mission to help keep dangerous substances out of the hands of the youth.           ...
11/05/2018 - 2:35pm
            West Hancock seems to improve each week as they advanced another step towards a state championship on Friday. The Eagles visited Akron-Westfield located in Akron for the quarterfinals of the Class A Playoffs.             Considered the underdog, West...
11/04/2018 - 9:35pm
GARNER – Congressman Steve King had sharp words for his critics during a brief campaign stop at Garner on Friday. King, a Republican, seeks a ninth term in the House of Representatives. He faces a challenge from Democrat J.D. Scholten for Iowa’s 4th District Congressional seat in Tuesday’s election.  “There’s...
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