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Perry Elementary students, left to right: Jill Gilmore, Paris Ramirez, and Jasmine Agreda participate in Creativity Day.  SUBMITTED

Perry students take field trip to Des Moines Art Center

Nov 21, 2014 10:00am

PERRY — Perry Elementary students in second, third, and fourth grades recently participated in...

Supervisors explore county’s future

Updated: Nov 20, 2014 1:01pm


Post- season still flawed

Oct 09, 2014 9:00am

Finally the NCAA will be having a playoff for the post-season of football. After years of deserving...


Few bison survived slaughter

Sep 18, 2014 9:01am

My wife and I sat in our car and watched with amazement as we were surrounded by a herd of bison....


Ray Harden

Iowa’s wild turkeys

Nov 19, 2014 10:00am

Turkey hunting season opened October 13th and runs until the fifth of December. Iowa hunters took...

Korean War Veterans from the Perry area taking the 2014 Central Iowa Honor Flight to Washington D.C. included, from left, Fred Peterson, Harry "Junior" Brewer, Lloyd Miller, John Summerson, Bill Carstens and Don Strassburg.

Central Iowa Honor Flight honors veterans of ‘forgotten war’

Oct 09, 2014 9:00am

Five Perry-area veterans of the U.S. Armed Forces took last Tuesday’s jumbo jet flight to...

Evie turns 1

Oct 09, 2014 9:00am
Russell Coil

Russell Coil Jefferson

Oct 09, 2014 9:00am

A service for Russell James Coil was held at 11 a.m. Tuesday, Oct. 7 at Hastings Funeral Home in...

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