Highway 95 between Highway 97 in Scandia and Panola Drive/County Road 86 in Franconia Township will have a full road closure beginning at 5:30 a.m., Monday, Oct. 4. The closure is necessary to finish drainage repair work beneath the highway. Motorists will be detoured around the closure usi…
Several members of the Osceola Chamber of Commerce and Main Street Board of Directors addressed the village board at their most recent meeting.
The Farmington Town Hall Meeting took place on Wednesday, September 2nd, and was called to order at 7:02 p.m. The usual things were covered such as building permits and liquor licenses, but the focus was on zoning rules, the local mine inspection, and the plans to update the Rec Park.
The Dresser Village Board commenced their monthly meeting on Tuesday, September 7th at 6:30 p.m. The whole board was in attendance. The Community Development Block Grant application was discussed as well as an update on the ambulance service contract and information on redistricting. Then…
The stellar season for Viktor Knigge continues.
A tipsy-topvy week for the Osceola girls tennis team ended with some normalcy Saturday at the Baldwin-Woodville Quadrangular.
The Osceola boys cross country team showed off in front of its home crowd Saturday.
When I first started cooking for myself, I tried to make my favorites. Not so simple things like Falafel, potica, red velvet cake, and my pops’ favorite cheese dip. Everything was a disaster.
As you may know the Polk County Board of Supervisors is in the process of addressing recycling in Polk County. This is through both the County Recycling ordinance and in assessing whether to close the Center down and privatize recycling services.
Every time I drive west I hit a point where the land changes into the Old Wild West. You feel it and see it as the far horizons become open prairie, endless grasslands where once vast herds of buffalos roamed. I can imagine covered wagons loaded with families carrying dreams of better times …
On Tuesday, September 28, volunteers and organizations from all over the country will celebrate National Voter Registration Day, a non-partisan civic holiday that celebrates our democracy. This is a day when a nationwide effort is made to ensure that every qualified American is registered t…
We always wish we were somewhere wilder than we are.