WEST DES MOINES — Hy-Vee, Inc., based in West Des Moines, Iowa, is voluntarily recalling six of its meat and potato products across its eight-state region due to possible contamination with Salmonella and Listeria monocytogenes. The potential for contamination was discovered after Hy-Vee’s s…

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Senior quarterback Matt Sacia (Eldridge) tied the single game school record with his five touchdown passes in the 47-20 upset win over No. 20 Central on Saturday, Oct. 20. With the win, the Knights move to 5-2 overall and 4-1 in American Rivers Conference games, while the previously unbeaten…

The Wartburg College men’s soccer team took care of business at home as they welcomed in a fierce Simpson College Storm soccer unit and came out with a 1-0 victory on homecoming night, Saturday, Oct. 20. 

The weather may have been cold, but that couldn’t cool own the red-hot Wartburg College Knights women’s soccer team, as they displayed dominance on both sides of the ball in defeating Simpson College Storm 5-0 on homecoming evening, Oct. 20.

The following cases appeared before Associate District Court Judge Peter B. Newell in Butler County District Court in Allison on Aug. 1:

WEST DES MOINES — Hy-Vee, Inc., based in West Des Moines, Iowa, is voluntarily recalling six of its meat and potato products across its eight-state region due to possible contamination with Salmonella and Listeria monocytogenes. The potential for contamination was discovered after Hy-Vee’s s…

To raise awareness about the importance of saving for retirement, Congress has dedicated Oct. 21-27 as National Retirement Security Week. And the evidence shows that increasing this awareness is indeed important. Consider this: Some 50 percent of households are considered at risk of not havi…

When Rob Cooney reached Freeport Beach in Pennsylvania after swimming 24 miles from Long Point, Ontario, in 13 hours and 32 minutes, he was greeted with applause from more than 200 people who were thrilled to see him become just the 21st person since 1989 to complete the rugged Lake Erie test.

Like many people, Michael Wojcik was on a daily medication he didn’t really want to take — and would often forget to take — because he felt fine. Wojcik's cholesterol numbers would rise and fall, but in any case were dangerously high. The medication was, for all intents and purposes, supposed to keep him alive.

It’s right around the corner. That’s right — flu season. And like clockwork, the familiar muscle aches, coughs, chills, headaches, runny noses, sneezes and sore throats return, too. With the kids back in school, there’s also a much greater chance that they could catch a bug and bring it home to share with the rest of the family.

I was about to become a mother for the first time.  In the buildup to that event, I had taken up needlework to make a granny square cover for the crib and an embroidered dresser scarf for the dresser in the baby’s room.