Stupid is as stupid does

“If you can’t say something nice,” we have been told, “say nothing at all.” This is good advice, of course, but there are times when saying nothing at all ...

Time to slow down, listen

If you’re my age or older, you may remember when we couldn’t go to a store and buy anything on any Sunday. Blue laws were in effect then. ...

Try old-fashioned Christmas shopping in WC

On Monday, did your children or grandchildren get to tell a virtual Santa Claus what they want for Christmas? Did you try to guess how the magician you watched on ...

Johnston joins First State Bank team

WC Post Office places first

Music from around the world

Northeast Hamilton Elementary School presented Christmas Around the World at its winter music concert on Thursday in the school gymnasium. Students performed ...

McSweeny’s to hold Winter Recitals

Soup supper set for Lehigh

Iowa nice is alive and well

To the Editor: This is to acknowledge the help I received from a Webster City gentleman in September. I did not get his name and he refused any payment. I ...

Thanks to volunteers who helped with WHWH

Recent book sale raises $2,155 for KYL

Curtis Ross, 31, formerly of Ackley

Curtis Lee Ross, 31, Cedar Falls, and formerly of Ackley, passed away Friday, November 24, 2017. Services will be 2 p.m. Saturday, December 16, 2017, at the St. ...

Brad Caruth, 50, Des Moines

Edna Bockwoldt, 92, Stanhope

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