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07/10/2024 - 7:44am
Good Gut Health    Did you know what your digestive system plays as essential role in your overall health? Nurturing a population of good gut bacteria is good for your health. What you eat may encourage the growth of good or bad bacteria. For...

Agriculture

07/11/2024 - 8:32am
   Beyond the obvious and immediate challenges of excessive rainfall, wet weather may predispose livestock to a painful infection called foot rot.    Foot rot is a bacterial infection of the foot characterized by swelling and pain, often in the...

Features


Joe Cruise and his daughter, Donna Harmon, were part of the May 28 Eastern Iowa Honor Flight to D.C. Here, they pose in front of the Iwo Jima Memorial.
07/10/2024 - 8:04am
     “My three brothers were all older than me; they were all in the Army. I don’t know why they all chose the Army, but I followed suit.”    Joe Cruise of Scotch Grove spent his day on May 28 in Washington, D.C., on the 51st Eastern Iowa Honor...

Sports


Preston Ries (in red) checks in at second base as Oelwein fielders await a throw during Monticello’s district win July 6 at Cascade (Photo courtesy of Gidal Kaiser, Oelwein Daily Register)
07/11/2024 - 8:52am
   One team had the clutch hits, and the other one didn’t.    That was one of the biggest deciding factors as the Monticello baseball team opened district play with a 7-1 win over Oelwein July 6 in Cascade.    Oelwein had two runners on base in each...

Obituaries


Brock Pope
07/09/2024 - 12:48pm
      Brock Anthony Pope was born April 22, 1990, to Jack and Ronda (Wright) Pope in Pella, Iowa. On Monday, June 17, 2024, after celebrating his first Father’s Day, Brock tragically passed away in a motor vehicle accident.      Brock was a 2008...

News

07/10/2024 - 8:04am
     "We want to educate the community about the need for the need for childcare, the need for childcare in Jones County," voiced Courtney Duffy, president of the St. John's Christian Daycare Board of Directors.    St. John's Daycare has been in...

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