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Clarification: The Carroll School Board did not vote on a continued mask requirement but rather discussed the superintendent's recommendation to continue requiring them and agreed to revisit the subject in the future.

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Des Moines Area Community College’s 12th annual Celebrate! Innovation (ciLive! 12) series will be held virtually Wednesday and Thursday, March 10 and 11, and will feature a diverse lineup of speakers.

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Plans to build Lil’ Wildcat Education Center in Glidden to serve as many as 56 to 60 infants through 11-year-olds received a boost recently when the Iowa Women’s Foundation, in partnership with Casey’s, awarded $8,000 for the project.

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When invited to create unique Christmas trees from cardboard, IKM-Manning Middle School students rose to the challenge — with a veritable forest of festive trees as well as a few snowmen and reindeer.

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Two Kuemper Catholic High School students — senior Kenna Soppe and junior Ayak Dut — captured the top two places in the Carroll County American Legion Oratorical Contest on the U.S. Constitution held at Des Moines Area Community College in Carroll.

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Carroll High School students will return to school in person full time on Jan. 4, after their winter break.

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Carroll Rotary Club recently delivered dictionaries to the more than 250 third-graders who attend Adams Elementary, Ar-We-Va, Glidden-Ralston and Kuemper Catholic Holy Spirit Center.

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Shawn Wilkerson, a 2020 Greene County High School graduate, recently was awarded sponsorship and tuition assistance by Van Wall Equipment to attend Southeast Nebraska Community College in Milford, where he will work toward a John Deere ag technician degree.

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STORM LAKE: Buena Vista University (BVU) and Fareway Stores, Inc. announce a Strategic Partnership, linking BVU and Fareway in a winning educational agreement that will assist Fareway employees in achieving their educational goals.

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Carroll Middle School’s Team Black, made up of seventh- and eighth-graders, is advancing to state competition in the virtual mock trial tournament.

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Despite the coronavirus pandemic, Kuemper Catholic School System refuses to give up efforts to help people living in one of the poorest countries in the Western Hemisphere.

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STORM LAKE: Cadets serving the Buena Vista University Army ROTC presented a Veterans Day display remembering a pair of former BVU students from the Carroll area who earned the Congressional Medal of Honor for heroic service in World War II.

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Laura Sweeney thrives on competition in sports — whether it be volleyball, basketball, golf or softball — and she can’t back down from a music challenge, either.

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Three singers and one viola player who attend Carroll High School have attained the highest individual honor available to Iowa high school musicians.

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It’s back to show business for the Kuemper Catholic High School theater department.

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Carroll Community Schools now requires masks in schools for all students, staff and visitors, starting Thursday.

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McLaughlin Family Companies, a Scranton, Iowa-based, family-owned company with 12 different industry-leading product lines, has made a $75,000 donation to the Des Moines Area Community College Foundation to be used for the DMACC Carroll Campus expansion project.

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The number of Carroll Community students in quarantine at home because of potential exposure to the coronavirus reached 134 this morning, the highest it's been in two months.

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The number of Carroll Community School District students who have been required to quarantine at home has continued to increase, but school leaders are declining to reconsider a mask mandate that could help quell the rise.

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The coronavirus pandemic can’t stop the show at Carroll High School, although this year’s high school fall play will run a bit differently.

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Silicon Valley Congressman Ro Khanna, the representative of one of the more economically muscular districts in the history of the nation, has introduced sweeping legislation — the 21st Century Jobs Package — aimed at bringing communities left out of digital and technical jobs and wealth grow…

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When Patrick Rabbitt casts about for the words to describe what it’s like starting a job as an elementary principal in the midst of a global pandemic, he turns to analogies.

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Change has been the name of the game since classes resumed for IKM-Manning students. Nearly everything students do has changed, but students are respecting the rules, adhering to the changes, and things are going well.

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Carroll Community school board members said Monday they will consider requiring students and staff to wear masks inside school buildings if the number of coronavirus-infected or quarantined students spikes again.

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As featured speaker and grand marshal for the Carroll High School homecoming festivities, Tim Hughes, who retired this year after a 38-year science-teaching career in Carroll, had a fun take on real versus not real. Hughes presented his pep talk via a video on the Carroll Athletic Field stad…

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As one student carefully sliced Tyvek house wrap, several of his classmates held the wrap secure and reminded him to keep the cuts straight.

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Appropriately, at Kuemper Catholic High School’s homecoming pep rally Friday afternoon, Oct. 2, John Steffes touted teamwork, which he said has been the key to a winning school year so far.

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Des Moines Area Community College and Microsoft are teaming up to host a free Careers 4 Women in Technology virtual event to help share information and inspiration with young women who are interested in pursuing a career in technology. The event will be held from 5:30 to 7 p.m. Tuesday, Oct.…

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Renee Anderson had operated her children’s dance studio in downtown Carroll for more than 30 years when the coronavirus pandemic hit.

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Carroll High School homecoming celebration this week will feature coronation of king and queen, a parade, dress-up days, a jersey auction, varsity football game and more.

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Students will not be required to quarantine for 14 days after being in close contact with an infected fellow student if both were wearing face coverings when the potential exposure occurred, according to new guidelines state officials announced today.