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05/21/2019 - 9:46am
By Facebook Friday, Kevin Kearney, South Winneshiek women’s coach, was predicting state track and field was in for “a pretty interesting day or two.” The weather had pushed back start times. Friday’s start followed a “great day of track” Thursday, according to Kearney, who noted “one of the hottest days I remember at the State Meet” in a Thursday...
05/07/2019 - 10:14am
A tie at 221 for the women led to a win for North Fayette Valley by four strokes. The TigerHawks’ Taylor Ellis (49) was medalist, according to information from Glenna Munuswamy, coach, by email May 1. Sydney Becker and Allanda Kriener had co-runner up with 54, and Makayla Hageman had 55. The full article appears in the Calmar Courier.
05/07/2019 - 10:12am
Principal Jason Halverson was willing to go the extra mile to motivate his students. “Students at South Winn Elementary have been working hard all April during their annual Reading Month,” said Jenny Larson, Reading Recovery/Title 1 Reading, by email May 1. “Every student in grades preschool to 5th grade were expected to read a...
05/07/2019 - 10:10am
The Greater Area Pantry is seeing good results from its share of a $25,000 grant from the Northeast Iowa Food Bank. “I am very pleased how things are going,” said Joanne Roney, a member of the board, by email Thursday.  “We are planning some updating since we purchased the building. The full article appears in the Calmar...
04/30/2019 - 10:24am
Hawkeye Community College’s STEMi Exploratorium visited Turkey Valley during the week. The visit was with the help of the TV Education Foundation, Jackie Pullman noted by email April 22. In addition to the students, the community had a chance to check out things April 24. The full article appears in the Calmar Courier.
04/30/2019 - 10:16am
Seventh graders took part in the Water Game Jam sponsored by the Iowa Conservation Education Coalition. The result was an award-winning finish for students at CFS. The objective of the game jam was to design and develop a game to help people learn about water resources, conservation and quality in Iowa. The full article appears in the Calmar...
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