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Pipelines Gain National Attention

Plans by the Summit and Navigator pipelines to carry carbon dioxide through Emmet County – and particularly local opposition to them – has drawn the attention of one of the nation’s …

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Nine Lady Warriors make all conference teams

The North Union Lady Warriors Softball team has had an exceptional year on the field.  Not only did they win back to back conference titles, all nine starters were named to the Top of Iowa West …

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Ringsted Mermaid Kidnapped

The mermaid that sat on this marble block has been kidnapped and is being held hostage until funds are raised to get her painted and new landscaping down around her. If you would like to help get her …

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Swea City Council approves new dumpster rates

The Swea City Council in their monthly meeting Wednesday, July 27 held a public hearing and approved an ordinance setting new dumpster rates. The new rates are: • Two yard - $40 service …