New Hampton,

Valera M. Schnieder, 85, New Hampton

Valera M. Schnieder, age 85, of rural New Hampton, IA passed away on Friday, June 18, 2021 at MercyOne in New Hampton. Funeral services for Valera will be held at 11:00 AM on Friday, June 25, 2021 at Trinity Lutheran Church in New Hampton with Pastor Kevin Frey officiating. Burial will be held at New Hampton Cemetery.
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Cresco, IACresco Times

Accident leaves car in bean field

On Thursday, June 17, 2021 at 9:54 a.m., the Howard County Sheriff’s Office received a call from Jerry Bina, who said a vehicle was in his bean field in the 20,000 block of 170th St., northwest of Protivin. It was determined that Mae Anne Potter, age 79, from Cresco was...
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Charles City teen sentenced for carrying weapons

CHARLES CITY, Iowa – A Floyd County teen accused of threatening people while carrying a firearm gets a deferred judgment. Jamal Brandon Smith, 19 of Charles City, pleaded guilty to carrying weapons for an incident on August 27, 2020. Authorities say he approached a group of people, shouting and making threats to the group while Smith was carrying a long gun.
Charles City,

Juneteenth Celebrated Saturday in Charles City

Thursday, President Biden signed the Juneteenth National Independence Day Act to make June 19th a federal holiday. Charles City City Councilman Phillip Knighten says Juneteenth was first celebrated by African Americans in Galveston, Texas on June 19th, 1865. Knighten says while he wishes Juneteenth received more publicity, having the holiday...
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Three Charged In Fayette County Drug Bust

Fayette County authorities arrested three people on multiple charges after investigating a report of suspicious activity near a canoe access in Elgin Wednesday afternoon. Sheriff’s deputies arrived at the scene around 5:15 PM. After multiple interviews, authorities executed warrants and searched multiple vehicles. Deputies took 39-year-old Mikel Normann of West...
Oelwein, IACedar Valley Daily Times

Annual Sacred Heart garage sale starts Monday

The Sacred Heart annual garage sale gets underway Monday, June 21, at the Sacred Heart Gymnasium, 600 First Ave. S.W. (behind the church and school) Hours will be 9 a.m. to 7 p.m. daily through Friday, June 25. This may not be the world’s largest, or even the state’s largest, but it is unarguably Oelwein’s largest garage sale.

Suspect Identified in Attempted Abduction of North Iowa Teen

Officials in north Iowa continue to investigate Tuesday morning’s attempted abduction of a teenage girl. The Sumner Police Department says the girl was approached in the parking lot of the Sumner Public Library shortly after 10:30 a.m. and was asked to get into the vehicle of a man she didn’t know. The teen avoided further danger by entering the library safe and unharmed.
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Three People Arrested in Fayette County Drug Bust

Three people were arrested following an investigation of suspicious activity Wednesday in north Iowa. The Fayette County Sheriff’s Office says they were called to a canoe access in Elgin shortly after 5 p.m. Deputies arrived on scene and conducted an investigation with multiple interviews leading to a series of arrests and search warrants executed on multiple vehicles.
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New Hampton Voice

Where's the cheapest gas in New Hampton?

(NEW HAMPTON, IA) For bargain hunters there may be no better target than gas, with the cheapest station in the New Hampton area offering savings of $0.00 per gallon. On Saturday the cheapest gallon of unleaded regular in the area was at Kwik Star at 115 E Main St . Regular there was listed at $2.94 per gallon Wednesday, compared to $2.94 at Kwik Star at 115 E Main St , which GasBuddy clocked as the most expensive station in the area.
Elgin, IACedar Valley Daily Times

Multiple drugs seized in Wednesday bust at Elgin

A report made to the Fayette County Sheriff’s Office has resulted in a substantial drug arrest at Elgin. At approximately 5:15 p.m. Wednesday, June 16, a call came into the sheriff’s office of suspicious activity near a canoe access in Elgin. Fayette County Sheriff’s Deputies arrived and conducted an investigation.
Oelwein, IACedar Valley Daily Times

School Board poised to replace playgrounds, including LHLC wood one

Replacing children’s playgrounds at Little Husky Learning Center — the wood one — and at Wings Park Elementary are among the decisions set out for the Oelwein School Board when it meets at 7 p.m. Monday. “New playgrounds at Wings Park Elementary are part of the remodel scope and have...
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Daily Weather Forecast For New Hampton

Here’s the forecast for the next four days in New Hampton: Sunday, June 20: Showers and thunderstorms likely during the day; while showers and thunderstorms likely then mostly cloudy overnight; Monday, June 21: Sunny during the day; while mostly clear overnight; Tuesday, June 22: Sunny during the day; while