West Lyon school board muses on dual enrollment textbook costs

Posted May 22, 2019 at 3:31 pm

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Changes to textbook fees for West Lyon students who are taking college classes were discussed at the May 14 school board meeting.

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    Board of supervisors discusses gravel road concerns

    Board of supervisors discusses gravel road concerns

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    With the weather seemingly stuck in a cycle of persistent rain and cold, the conditions of gravel roads have been a hot topic around the county. The board of supervisors discussed with County Engineer Laura Sievers, who was accompanied by Dave Jackson, about the gravel road conditions and possible remedies.

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    Council, Community Club discuss park vandalism

    The Inwood city council met in regular session Monday, May 13. A public hearing was conducted to address a budget amendment. The council approved to increase the following areas: public works to include the cost of seal coat and cold mix, culture and recreation, general government to pay for insurance, and water and sewer for pump repair.

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    Former Little Miss Inwood crowned Miss Inwood

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    Lydia Lee now has two crowns to represent her pride for her hometown. The teen was crowned Miss Inwood during a pageant Tuesday, May 14. Twelve years earlier, she was named Little Miss Inwood. Jayda Kruse, also a former Little Miss Inwood, also competed for the title. Twelve young women will assist Lee in representing Inwood during a number of parades at area community celebrations throughout the summer. Lee

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    Lyon County K9 scores high at national competition

    cfrench@ncppub.com

    K9 Rizzo of the Lyon County Sheriff’s Department was once again a very good girl. Rizzo, alongside her handler Deputy Kyle Munneke, showed their skills and earned seventh place in a national-level event.

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    Memorial Day Services in the area

    Memorial Day services are planned for Monday, May 27, in several area communities.

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    Bringing their art to life

    cfrench@ncppub.com

    Selected students from West Lyon were recognized for their artistic achievements this month. These students were selected to have their art pieces published in the “Harvest” publication.

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    The scenic route

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    Inwood Christian School will host its 10th annual tractor ride Saturday, May 25. Darrin Van De Stroet and Galen Vande Vegte, along with their wives, Julie and Heidi, started the tractor ride as a fundraiser for Inwood Christian School. Both men served on the school board and thought it would be a great way to raise money for the school and be a fun way to enjoy the picturesque scenery

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    Enjoying what Lyon County has to offer

    cfrench@ncppub.com

    A new statewide effort this year is focused on highlighting the outdoor resources that can be found in Iowa. The 99 Parks program was started by the Iowa Tourism Board and the Iowa Association for County Conservation Boards as a part of a campaign to get Iowans outdoors by featuring one park for each of the 99 counties in Iowa.

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    Redwood County Relay For Life

    Posted May 15, 2019 at 2:43 pm

    The 26th Annual American Cancer Society Relay For Life of Redwood County committee and teams will be meeting on Monday, May 20 at 5:30 p.m. at Thrivent off Bridge Street in Redwood Falls.  Teams are encouraged to turn

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    Westbrook Community Red Cross

    Posted May 15, 2019 at 2:41 pm

    Monday, May 6, the American Red Cross collected 22 units of blood from 21 donors while at the Westbrook Community Center; 15 of the units were whole blood while 7 units came from 4

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    School board superheroes celebrated in May

    Posted May 14, 2019 at 3:51 pm

    May is School Board Recognition Month, sponsored by the Iowa Association of School Boards to celebrate the contributions of board members to Iowa public education. This year’s theme is Superheroes for Public Education”

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    Breathe Easier

    Posted May 14, 2019 at 3:49 pm

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    Asthma and allergies can cause symptoms all year long and with allergy season in the air, many people are looking at preventing asthma flare-ups. According

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