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Tuesday, June 28, 2016 - 4:16pm
The Latimer City Council will not have to fix an error that almost doubled expenses through a budget amendment at a special meeting at the end of May.      According to Melissa Simmons, City Clerk of Latimer, the State of Iowa...
Tuesday, June 28, 2016 - 4:15pm
Current Franklin County Engineer John (Jay) Waddingham had his new contract with the county approved by the Franklin County Board of Supervisors at its regular meeting on Monday, June 27. Waddingham’s contract, which is slated to begin on July...
Tuesday, June 28, 2016 - 4:14pm
     Things are looking good at the Coulter City Cemetery.      The cemetery board is happy to announce that restorations have been completed for the cemetery’s war memorial. Built in the 1950s, the war...
Tuesday, June 28, 2016 - 4:13pm
     The Hampton City Council approved this summer’s street repair projects during their regular meeting on Thursday, June 23.      Two public hearings were held before approving resolutions for the Highway...
Tuesday, June 28, 2016 - 4:12pm
The governor talks water at Beeds Lake State Park        Iowa Governor Terry Branstad visited Franklin County on the afternoon of June 23.       The long-serving Republican visited Beeds Lake State...
Tuesday, June 28, 2016 - 3:53pm
Robert L. Banner, 78, of Iowa Falls, passed away Tuesday, June 28, 2016 at Israel Family Hospice in Ames. Funeral services will be 10:30 am Saturday, July 2, 2016 at the Immanuel Lutheran Church in Iowa Falls. Burial will be at the Alden Cemetery....
Tuesday, June 28, 2016 - 3:12pm
Rotary and Chamber should be commended for saving fireworks event    Few likely don’t realize it, however, up until about 10 days ago, the skies would have been dark for the Fourth of July weekend.    That’s when...
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