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Upside Down Photography

After taking a picture of a blue heron on a placid pond, I decided to flip the photo. That caused me to go on a search for others that might appear almost the same whether they were right side up or up side down. 39 more words


250 to Lose Jobs in Creston When Candy Plant Closes

CRESTON, Iowa  —  A candy plant in Creston will close in December and leave 250 Iowans without jobs.

Ferrara Candy Company announced it will close its plant before the end of the year after more than 30 years in business.  82 more words


Lost Mountain

Welcome to the West Kootenay’s latest and greatest hike! The Lost Mountain trail offers  highway access and a steady workout. Most of this hike is done in the forest, but the final ridge and summit are worth the effort! 434 more words

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Protected Speech? Off School Property? Education Lawyer Weighs in on Creston Photo Questions

DES MOINES, Iowa  —  After the photo of the Creston High School Football players wearing KKK-style hoods went viral, the comment sections of stories exploded with questions regarding the legal aspect of the situation. 484 more words


Amidst 'KKK' Controversy, Creston's QB Leading by Example

CRESTON, Iowa  — The racially-charged photo involving multiple Creston Community High School football players has taken its toll on the community and their teammates.

“I was friends with them for a while and I’ve been to their homes before.” Kylan Smallwood is the Creston High School football team’s starting quarterback and only African American athlete on the varsity team. 501 more words