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Thursday, 10/08/17
  Casey's building permit request approved     Megan Molseed Contributing Writer     The Clermont City Council met Monday evening for its regular meeting.   During the meeting, the council discussed a building permit request from Casey’s... + continue reading
Thursday, 10/08/17
WU sells fire truck to Westgate     By Chris Deback cdeback@thefayettecountyunion.com At its regular meeting on Monday, Aug. 7, the West Union City Council voted, 3-2, in favor of selling the West Union Fire Department’s 1993 Toynes Tanker to Westgate.    At the... + continue reading

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  Lonnie Voshell of West Union started Narcotics Anonymous meetings at the West Union Residential Correctional Facility 10 years ago after struggling with a drug addiction for most of his life. Voshell wanted to help others as he was helped when he was dealing with his addictions. He has been... + continue reading
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p.p1 {margin: 0.0px 0.0px 10.0px 0.0px; font: 12.0px Cambria} span.s1 {font: 10.0px Cambria} Jackson Goltz of Ossian helps prepare for RAGBRAI, which will be rolling through town Friday morning. A full slate of fun and activities are planned for the big day, including food, music, and... + continue reading
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    Mother Nature throws haymaker at northeast Iowa   Chris DeBack cdback@fayettecountynewspapers.com   Thunderstorms, heavy rain and strong winds raged through northeast Iowa on Wednesday, July 19. Damage done by the storm led Iowa Governor Kim Reynolds to... + continue reading
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p.p1 {margin: 0.0px 0.0px 0.0px 0.0px; text-align: justify; line-height: 10.0px; font: 10.0px 'Minion Pro'} In the early days, Farm Bureau members wore suits and ties to their open house for their new Fayette County Farm Bureau building held Feb. 23-24, 1951. Board members were (l-r) Henry... + continue reading
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p.p1 {margin: 0.0px 0.0px 0.0px 0.0px; text-align: justify; line-height: 9.0px; font: 9.0px 'Helvetica Neue'} (Don Avenson’s two sons, Clay (left) and Eric, proudly stand beside the sign proclaiming that the archery range at Volga River Recreation Area will henceforth be known... + continue reading

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    Sports Drink Scrimmage Aug. 17   By Jerry Wadian jwadian@thefayettecountyunion.com     Football camp is over and the first days of practice have begun.... + continue reading

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Wednesday, 14/06/17 - 0 comment(s)
A day (and a father) like no other     Brian Smith Contributing Writer bsmith@fayettepublishing.com     Father’s Day will soon be upon us, and as many of us... + continue reading

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Bertha Butikofer     The family of Bertha Butikofer will host a surprise open house celebration for Bertha’s 90th birthday. The celebration will be held from 2 p.m. to 5 p.m.... + continue reading

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