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Wednesday, July 22, 2015 - 10:50pm
  Clarksville City Council heard from its department heads about a trend toward cremation, police video cameras and more on Monday, July 20, 2015. (Please see written news page for related articles.) 1 of 2 2 of 2
Wednesday, July 22, 2015 - 9:27pm
ALLISON — With grants in the balance, the North Butler School Board approved on Wednesday, July 15 a budget for a renovated concession stand at the new track, which is under construction.   Modern Builders will supervise local contractors...
Wednesday, July 22, 2015 - 9:06pm
  No set criteria exist yet to gauge whether or not a redesign of how Iowa delivers mental health treatment, which included the controversial closing of two mental health institutes June 30, will be as beneficial to Iowans as hoped, Gov. Terry...
Wednesday, July 22, 2015 - 9:00pm
CLARKSVILLE — A trend of cremations is reflected in Clarksville. Monday, Maintenance Superintendent Matt Kampman proposed a special cremation area for the cemetery.   "The (cremation) trend toward the latter part of this year is...
Wednesday, July 22, 2015 - 8:55pm
CLARKSVILLE — Clarksville City Council heard about video from the police chief and a specific cremation plot area from the maintenance superintendent [Monday].   Police Chief Dan Cummings shared a quote for equipping its two vehicles with...
Wednesday, July 22, 2015 - 8:48pm
  An Aplington man's plea to delivery of marijuana, a class D felony, and invasion of privacy, a serious misdemeanor, was accepted on July 13 in Butler County District Court.   Before the offense date, [Korey] Martz, [21]* had no other...
Wednesday, July 22, 2015 - 8:36pm
  More than 130 people gathered at Wilder Park Wednesday, July 15 to enjoy the sounds of the crowd-pleasing Plezant Company Quartet and the quality music of the Sugar Daddys Jazz Band.   Please refer to the July 23 Butler County Tribune-...
Wednesday, July 22, 2015 - 4:36pm
  Harold I. Sundet, 87, of Waverly, passed away Friday, July 17 of natural causes. The funeral will be at 11 a.m., Friday, August 7, at Redeemer Lutheran Church, Waverly. Visitation will be from 4 to 8 p.m., Aug. 6, at...
Wednesday, July 22, 2015 - 12:05pm
GRUNDY CENTER – North Butler trailed 7-0, only to rally and make it a game in the Class 1A District 5 baseball opener on Tuesday, July 14. The Bearcats, however, couldn’t come all the way back to fall 7-5 and end the season... The story...
Thursday, July 16, 2015 - 2:57pm
ALLISON — The North Butler School Board rejected on Wednesday, July 16 a proposal to sell the closed Greene Elementary School to the city of Greene for one dollar and bear the costs of removing a fuel oil tank on the site, as Superintendent...
Thursday, July 16, 2015 - 11:04am
Editor's note: Ken and Ila Wangsness will be marshals of the 2015 Wilder Days Parade, which is themed Wild Wilder West. Line up at 3 p.m. Saturday, July 18, at the Butler County Fairgrounds. Parade at 4 p.m.   The Wangsness family moved to...
Thursday, July 16, 2015 - 10:58am
  The Butler County 4-H and Youth Advisory Committee voted on whether to allow graduated FFA members to continue exhibiting at the Butler County Fair when it met at 7 p.m. on June 29.   Consideration of this issue began in the fall of 2014...
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