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Bird flu continues to impact farmers, businesses

KIMT News 3 – Gov. Terry Branstad says, the avian flu outbreak is still having a big impact on the state, which is why he’s extending his disaster proclamation for affected counties. 440 more words


Kanawha woman pleads not guilty to meth charges

MASON CITY, Iowa – A Hancock County woman has pled not guilty to drug charges in Cerro Gordo County.

20-year-old Jessica Ann Grant of Kanawha was arrested May 31.  45 more words


Help Dani's Dreams 'Change the World!'

Three young artists focused their talents and will help Dani’s Dreams Outdoor Education Center “Change the World” at the eighth annual Memorial Walk/Run Aug. 1, 8 a.m. 238 more words

Dani's Dreams Outdoor Education Center

New Bond Issue Breaks Republican Promise

In a May 23, 2015, article on the front page of the Greenfield Daily Reporter, Hancock county commissioners say that needed repair to government buildings is beyond what they can afford using current county funds. 1,001 more words

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Just West of Flat Gap

Thanks to a cemetery map published in a book by the Hancock County Historical and Genealogical Society – and thanks to some helpful people at the Library and the Historical Society, I have pieced together a very close approximation of where the old McGinnis land was. 121 more words


Memo to My GPS

Memo to my GPS:

I know you are aware that I hate it when you tell me you are “Recalculating.”

But when I’m traveling down the windy “Trail of the Lonesome Pine” into remote Hancock County and I turn left rather than right at Kyles Ford, I would really appreciate it if you could actually say something rather than just change the pink navigation path to match my new – much longer – route. 199 more words


K-9 Saves Deputy Todd Frazier's Life After He Was Ambushed, Stabbed And Dragged Into Woods In Mississippi

CNN — A Mississippi deputy who was attacked by three men is injured but alive after quick action by his K-9 officer.

Deputy Todd Frazier was driving on a deserted road during his night shift last week when he noticed a car at a rest stop in Pearlington, Mississippi, authorities said. 77 more words