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Durant students selected to Opus Choir

Two Durant Jr. High School eighth grade students, Lillian Canty and Royce Richman, were recently selected to participate in the 35th annual Opus Honor Choir Festival. More than 2,100 students were …


Mid-Prairie girls capitalize on slow Durant start in season opener

Mid-Prairie defeats Durant The 2021-2022 basketball season began with the Durant Wildcat girls on the road in Mid-Prairie Nov. 23, where the host Golden Hawks used a big first half to distance …


Practice in jeans and sneakers? Sure, why not?

Last week we presented our annual winter sports schedules, accompanied by photos of winter sports basketball and wrestling teams. As noted, we will also get photos of the Durant bowling teams at a …

Family News

Krebses to note 60th anniversary

Arlo and Phyllis Krebs of Durant will celebrate their 60th wedding anniversary Dec. 2. Family and friends are invited to send cards to the couple at 1205 Seventh St., Durant, IA 52747. Arlo Krebs …

  • Cosses to celebrate 60th anniversary

    Robert and Carmen Coss of Wilton will celebrate their 60th wedding anniversary Dec. 9. A gathering will …

  • Obit: Cynthia Crain

    Cynthia K. Crain, 46, of Park View, Iowa, died Tuesday, Nov. 23, 2021 at the University of Iowa Hospital …

  • Obit:Jacob Danielson

    Jacob “Jake” Danielson, 20, of Waverly, Iowa died on Nov. 25 in a car accident in Waverly. A …

  • Obit: Dene Dierdorff

    Dene Allison Dierdorff, 86, of Moscow, Iowa, died Saturday, Nov. 20, 2021, at Cedar Manor Nursing Home, …

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