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Thursday, September 18, 2014 - 1:32pm
A Clarksville field lighting committee meeting is being held Tuesday, Sept. 23, to begin the process of getting outdoor lights for the city’s Volunteer Park baseball/softball diamond. The event begins at 7 p.m. in the basement of the...
Thursday, September 18, 2014 - 1:02pm
The second tenant of Butler Logistics Park, Zinpro Corporation, held an open house for the public Friday. After two years of construction, several hundreds flocked to the rural Shell Rock facility, just west of the Flint Hills Resources ethanol...
Thursday, September 18, 2014 - 12:59pm
Midwest Plastic Products hosted the third annual Benning-Mehmen Tractor Tour Saturday. A total of 17 area farmers made the round trip from Plainfield to Charles City, paying their own way. “We don’t have the bells and whistles,...
Thursday, September 18, 2014 - 12:57pm
Sherry Wilken, accountant and brainchild of the new Tom Mitchell Accounting building, and Mitchell’s mom, Jan, share a laugh with a Clarksville resident Thursday at the open house. (Pat Racette Photo) See more in the Sept. 18 Clarksville...
Thursday, September 18, 2014 - 12:55pm
Laverna Jacobs tosses a beanbag into the second bucket in a similar contest to The Bozo Show’s Grand Prize Game. (Pat Racette Photo)
Thursday, September 18, 2014 - 12:53pm
Classrooms and hallways will soon have a list of norms or guidelines posted in them at Clarksville Community School District. During a professional development meeting, staff was broken up into groups to determine norms or sets of guidelines...
Thursday, September 18, 2014 - 12:52pm
Shaking maracas to classic country tunes, Elm Springs Independent and Assistant Living residents listen and make up beats to Cowboy Jim’s strumming Friday during Assisted Living Week. (Pat Racette Photo) See more in the Sept. 18 Tribune-...
Tuesday, September 16, 2014 - 1:58pm
GREENE – North Butler football could have thrown in the towel Friday in a Class A, District 3, opener versus Newman Catholic Friday. Trailing 16-0 at home, the Knights opened the second half with another score for a 24-0 advantage....
Tuesday, September 16, 2014 - 11:21am
  SHEFFIELD – Facing match point in the third set of a Corn Bowl Conference rivalry match, North Butler clawed its way back into it. But West Fork was able to hold on in a 25-20, 25-16, 27-29, 23-25, 15-5 win over the Bearcats on...
Monday, September 15, 2014 - 3:42pm
Vern Wilken, age 89 of Nashua, Iowa died Saturday, September 13, 2014, at the 11th Street Chautauqua Guest Home in Charles City. Vernon F. Wilken was born November 18, 1924, on the Wilken family farm near Clarksville in rural Bremer County, IA,...
Friday, September 12, 2014 - 10:01am
School is in session. After three weeks of activities, classes and meetings, Monday’s Board of Education brought about a summary of the beginning of the 2014-15 school year. New Superintendent Joel Foster reported finances, finding the...
Friday, September 12, 2014 - 9:57am
Jessica Lovrien is spearheading a project to get outdoor lights for the city’s Volunteer Park baseball/softball diamond.  Lovrien showed up at City Hall Monday, and got the go-ahead from Council members to move forward with the...
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