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Yes, proud dad Ray “Bubba” Sorensen said, his two oldest children, 10-year-old daughter Independence and 7-year-old son Michael, are good students.

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There are seven total candidates running for Carroll City Council and the mayor position for the Nov. 2 election. This Wednesday, Oct. 20, from 6:30 p.m. to 8 p.m., those seven candidates will sit down for a forum hosted by the Carroll Chamber of Commerce and Carroll Area Development Corpora…

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DES MOINES: Supporters of former President Trump who showed up in the thousands at the Iowa State Fairgrounds in Des Moines expressed anxieties with the economy — especially gas prices — along with major distrust of President Biden and the media. One woman said she harbors fears of a “racial war.”

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Looking to boost its support each year of many different community services, projects and scholarships, Carroll Rotary Club has vastly extended reach of its annual auction.

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The Rev. Kevin Richter says St. John Paul II Catholic Parish’s annual Eucharistic adoration procession on Sunday, Nov. 10, tied ideally to the weekend’s Gospel of Jesus inviting a young man to give up his wealth and follow Him.

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The number of connections and the years of involvement that the Ohde family has with Manning Regional Healthcare Center (MRHC) is vast.

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Apple crisp is one of the best fall desserts. It’s warm, gooey and sweet, just like Grandma used to make. Apple crisp is an old-fashioned dessert that remains a favorite after all these years.

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Welcoming Carroll Band Day’s return after cancellation the previous two years, spectators lined the route and cheered the 13 high school, middle school bands as well as the dozens of other entries in the parade on Saturday, Oct. 2.

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Area residents will be able to receive a Test Iowa COVID-19 test kit at no cost through a collaboration between Carroll County Public Health, Manning Regional Healthcare Center, McFarland Clinic, and St. Anthony Regional Hospital and Clinics. Offering this alternate method of testing is in r…

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MANNING: The Recovery Center at Manning Regional Healthcare Center and IKM-Manning Schools are recognizing Red Ribbon Week, October 23-31, the largest drug-abuse prevention campaign in the world. Recovery Center Counselor, Damon Bromley will be speaking to the eighth-grade class on Thursday,…

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Boxes decorated with holiday wrapping paper overflowed with toys, dolls, basketballs, footballs and games, a clear sign that Harley-Davidson of Carroll’s annual Christmas Toy Run was more successful than ever this year.

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To the tune of “On for Carroll,” “Push It” and “Sweet Caroline,” the Carroll High School band brought cheer to the St. Anthony Regional Hospital Cancer Center. Thirty-six players out of the 44-member band directed by Jennifer Swope visited the Cancer Center on Wednesday morning, Sept. 29, as…

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Begun in 2007, the Spirit of Collaboration Award honors an Iowa Cancer Consortium member who has demonstrated an outstanding commitment to collaborative cancer control efforts in Iowa.

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Trish Roberts, St. Anthony Foundation Director, was selected to receive the 2021 Iowa Nonprofit Staff Leadership Award for outstanding contributions to St. Anthony Regional Hospital and the Carroll Community.

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Longtime Carroll businesswoman Kimberly Tiefenthaler, who also has served as a regional director for America’s Small Business Development Center across a wide swath of Iowa, will be the new executive director of the Carroll Chamber of Commerce and Carroll Area Development Corporation.

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More than $14 million in nonprofit donations and tax benefits tied to Wild Rose Casino & Resort in Jefferson has flowed to Greene County and its surrounding six counties in the six-plus years of operations, casino officials and local leaders told the Greene County Development Corporation…

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Carroll Area Iowans for Life President Eugene Handlos said following Life Chain Sunday he’s seeing encouraging developments in the effort to end abortions.

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JEFFERSON: Greene County Development Corporation leaders have been ironing out an ambitious project with an Iowa Latino outreach firm to attract employees and shoppers from Iowa’s fastest-growing demographic to the county — which is facing an urgent labor shortage.

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A milestone financial accomplishment was celebrated at the Kuemper Foundation Board of Directors’ biennial fall appreciation social on Thursday evening, Sept. 23, at the St. John Paul II Parish-Holy Spirit Greteman Center.

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Applications will be taken starting Nov. 1 for the 2021-2022 Low-Income Home Energy Assistance Program.

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Barbara Hackfort selected words from the “McGuffey Speller”: cabin, contact, ponder, woolen, merchant, affluent. Students enthusiastically raised a hand to be called on when they thought they knew the right spellings.

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Austin Mollhoff, all of 3 feet, 7½ inches and 72 pounds, stepped out to midfield at Carroll Athletic Field with Kuemper Catholic High School football seniors 6-3, 195-pound Isaac Evans and 6-2, 220-pound Cal Wanninger on one side of him and 5-11, 185-pound Carter Pudenz and 5-8, 155-pound Ja…

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Iowa’s seasonally adjusted unemployment rate remained at 4.1 percent in August, down from 5.3 percent one year ago, according to the most figures available from Iowa Workforce Development.