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Covered Bridge Festival Starts with a Tour of Tractors in Madison County

WINTERSET, Iowa  —  The Covered Bridge Festival got a start on Friday with the annual Tractor Ride.

Sixty-six riders are touring the bridges on gravel roads around the county.  274 more words

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First Time in John Wayne's Birthplace

Despite a late night of talking, we all got up and moving the next morning because we wanted to make the most of the day.  Steve volunteered to cook us breakfast, and it was really good.  2,072 more words

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Winterset Wins it All, Waukee, EBF, and Albia Fall in State Softball Championships

FORT DODGE – The CIML reign in the large school softball class has come to an end.  Pleasant Valley beat top ranked Waukee 8-2 to win the 5A title.  108 more words

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Winterset Softball Looking to Get Back to State

DALLAS CENTER – The Winterset softball team is having another solid year, 29-7 ranked 3rd in Class 4A.

The Huskies fell 1 game short of the state tournament last year, but are determined to get back this season. 42 more words

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Stop Buying, Start Working

What woodworking has already taught me is that it’s really fun to buy things. I have a few key projects I’ve selected – that simple but pain in my @ss workbench, a compost bin, and Adirondack chairs. 278 more words

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My Kitten is No Longer Named Daisy

I have a kitten. No, I don’t particularly like cats. And no, it’s not coming in the house. But it will be a mouser. That’s at least my plan. 202 more words

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Hills are Helpful

I miss the bike trails around the Des Moines area. And the nice, flat paths. BRAMCO was last weekend – the annual Bike Ride Around Madison County. 270 more words

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