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08/14/2019 - 12:31pm
For us locals, it’s no secret that Ogden Community School District is a hidden gem, with many unique programs and teachers who make it special. From agriculture to hospitality, Ogden students are treated to a plethora of knowledge from teachers who deeply care about their students. Doralene Abdel-Halim is no stranger to this commitment, as she has been serving as Ogden’s Hospitality...
08/14/2019 - 12:00pm
As the Democratic Primary race heats up, Central Iowa saw two high profile candidates this past week as Elizabeth Warren and former Vice President Joe Biden both made campaign stops in Jefferson and Boone, respectively. Warren made her stop on Aug. 8 at RVP 1875, a historical furniture shop and museum located just outside of the downtown Jefferson...
08/14/2019 - 11:42am
Editors note: We are republishing this story as last week the picture improperly claimed that we were experiencing an influx of monarchs, when the butterfly pictured was in fact a painted lady. Have you noticed more butterflies in the area than usual? That is because the painted lady butterfly experienced a successful spring migration this year,...
08/07/2019 - 11:30am
Boone County Conservation has welcomed a new park ranger to their ranks, as Blayne Sunstrom takes over duties at the 128-acre Swede Point Park and campground near Madrid. Sunstrom will be in charge of park maintenance and upkeep as well as law enforcement, and also maintains many other properties around Boone County managed by the Boone County...
08/07/2019 - 11:25am
That's because the butterflies have started their fall migration to Mexico and Southern California. They migrate twice a year in search of warmer temperatures and a flowering habitat. The migration will continue into November, before the butterflies make their way back north during the month of March until June. For more stories, see this...
08/07/2019 - 11:18am
With less than a month until school starts, renovations at the new Ogden Middle/High School are wrapping up nicely. This year, students at the school will be greeted by a brand new entryway that features an open area for students with lots of natural light. Just inside the front doors are new offices for faculty and staff, where visitors and...
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