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02/12/2020 - 11:30am
What started as childhood stories related by their dad evolved into a llong-awaitedtrip to the country of Oman by Rosie Wurpts and her brother, Gordon Nyhof. Gordon, in particular, remembered his dad, a pastor, who told the children about the country and the missionary work. Their church, along with others, donated money to Oman for construction of hospitals. Those hospitals are now government-...
02/05/2020 - 10:37am
It’s been one year since agronomic outlet Dynamic Ag Solutions (DAGS) opened its doors in Ogden in the former Chit Chat Restaurant building at 346 W Walnut, and 19 months since the business was started by owners Brandon Moe and Dan Kallem on June 1, 2018 – and business is going strong. This past summer, the DAGS shed on I Avenue was...
02/05/2020 - 10:35am
Making a difference in the lives of others while offering unique, quality products is a priority for Carol Christensen at New Moon Mercantile at 325 W Walnut, Ogden. This month, she’s expanding her product line to include Oak Lane Candle Co.’s Wings of Refuge candle line and bracelets made by survivors of sex trafficking. New Moon...
01/29/2020 - 12:13pm
Five Ogden High School students, Alex Bebb, Edward Chumbley, Levi Russo, Jordan King and Linden Seeger were among Iowa’s top science and math students who competed on Jan. 25 in an intense question and answer competition in the 30th annual Ames Laboratory/ Iowa State University Regional High School Science Bowl. The Ogden team joined other...
01/22/2020 - 9:01am
Efforts are underway to save a piece of history: Eldon and Bekki Kirkland’s 101-year-old barn in rural Ogden. The Kirklands’ barn is one of the largest brick barns left in Iowa at 75 by 55 feet. Since purchasing the property a little over three years ago, the couple has installed new windows and doors as they could afford to. But this...
01/15/2020 - 11:26am
This story is part of a series of spotlights on local businesses. No job is too big or too small for Tyler Wisecup and his crew at Wisecup Trucking just north of Ogden. The company specializes in demolition services and excavation, offers 25 and 30-yard roll off dumpsters, and operates a salvage yard. Wisecup Trucking has most recently been...
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