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The new pickleball complex under construction on the northwest corner of 11th and North East streets, just west of Graham Park, took a big step toward completion last week.

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Stewart Memorial Community Hospital will host its annual 2-Mile Fun Run/Walk on Saturday, June 26, as part of Lake City’s Western Days celebration.

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Carroll city employees — both union and non-union — were expected to receive 3 percent annual salary and pay increases beginning July 1 under a resolution before the City Council Monday night.

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The 37th annual Friends of Kuemper Ball on Saturday night was a good first step back toward normalcy and hopefully a much bigger event in the future, Kuemper Catholic School System President John Steffes said.

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May is School Board Recognition Month, sponsored by the Iowa Association of School Boards to celebrate the contribution of board members to Iowa public education.

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BOYER: Tending bar at the last business in a town with fewer than a dozen homes may seem like a hopeless endeavor, but when Margaret Gilmore looks at the half-dozen regulars at the New Country Pumpkin in Boyer on a Sunday afternoon, she sees people who aren’t going anywhere and are proud to …

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A joint educational discussion about the COVID-19 vaccinations will be offered at noon Thursday, May 6, featuring physicians from McFarland Clinic and St. Anthony Clinic, in conjunction with staff from Carroll County Public Health.

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A 29-year-old Carroll man was highly intoxicated when he went into a closed business Saturday night and disrobed after he vomited and soiled his shorts, according to Police Chief Brad Burke.

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Coon Rapids’ Main Street drive-in movies last summer and Christmastime proved to be so popular, there will be an encore this year.

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You can hear the angels sing ... even an Irish angel with a glint of mischief in her eye. Helen Clare Carey Malloy still has an ornery Irish spark and lots of love and laughter to share as she turns 99 years young on May 4. In a life well lived taking care of others, first through her nursin…

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The fifth-grade class of Carroll Middle School competed in several events Friday morning at their yearly track and field day. These are the results:

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The city of Carroll has agreed to pay $50,000 to a Menlo company to settle a lawsuit that stemmed from a water pipe project from which the city withheld partial payment after a significant delay in the project’s completion.

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2:22 a.m. — A traffic stop of a 2006 Chevrolet Silverado in the 21000 block of 180th Street led to the arrest of Ryan Kraft, 39, of Lohrville, for first-offense operating while intoxicated, driving while revoked and no insurance. 

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The Carroll City Council began its regularly scheduled meeting Monday with members visiting the wastewater treatment plant to get their first look at the system that uses ultraviolet light to disinfect effluent into the Middle Raccoon River.

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Fourteen-year-old Kyle Sander, who began tae kwon do instruction five years ago, recently achieved the rank of junior first-degree black belt.

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BREDA: Western Iowa Networks (WIN) recently was a recipient of a grant through the Empower Rural Iowa Broadband Grant Program through the Office of the Chief Information Officer, which will aid in the construction of a fiber optic network in a large portion of southwestern Mills County.

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In just its first year of performance, Kuemper Catholic High School’s winter guard squad received an “exceptional” rating in WGI Sport of the Arts Small Ensemble National Finals.

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A virtual event to celebrate 25 years of the Bishop’s Dinner for Catholic Schools — “A Toast to 25 Years” — will be held from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. on Aug. 21.

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A 46-year-old former Carroll man was sentenced to up to 60 years in prison this week for killing someone when he was caught stealing items from a Sioux City house to get money to buy methamphetamine.

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COON RAPIDS: Longtime pharmacist Dan Pomeroy, R.Ph., of Coon Rapids recently announced his retirement, effective May 1, at which time ownership of Coon Rapids Pharmacy will transfer to the Medicap Pharmacy in Jefferson.