Years of involvement with freemason lodges: Morris Hurd (left) and Jack Holmes have 110 years of experience between the two of them with freemason lodges. Photo by Brent Harm
03/04/2024 - 2:36pm
Jack Holmes and Morris Hurd of Ida Grove, members of Alpine Lodge 471 based in Holstein, recently shared some insight into their involvement in the Freemason Lodge. “We’re members of a fraternity with four different lodges, ours being the oldest,”...


03/04/2024 - 2:19pm
I was contacted by a handful of citizens from Ida County inquiring about a story that was recently on a media outlet claiming Ida County is a sanctuary county regarding illegal immigration. Unfortunately, this story has been propagated in the past,...


Ridge View archers compete at State: The Ridge View archery team takes a break from competition at the state tournament, conducted at the Iowa State Fairgrounds in Des Moines this past weekend. Pictured left to right: Tristan Werner, Carter Padavich, Robert Forristal, Kinzie Hagen, Erica Taylor, and Corbin Smith. Photo courtesy of Ridge View
03/04/2024 - 2:04pm
  The Ridge View archery team, coached by April Palmer, competed in the state tournament at the Iowa State Fairgrounds in Des Moines this past weekend. Archers competing for Ridge View were Erica Taylor, Robert Forristal, Tristan Werner, Corbin...


03/01/2024 - 11:44am
Gerald E. Clark 1944 – 2024   QUIMBY - Gerald E. Clark, 79, formerly of Battle Creek, and originally of Quimby, passed away on Saturday, Feb. 17, 2024 at St. Elizabeth Hospital in Beaumont, Texas. Memorial services will be held on Saturday, March 9...

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