Food and pianos — how can you go wrong?

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Tammy Greenfield, of the Hamilton County Fair Foundation serves desserts during the Hamilton County Fair fundraiser Saturday, top. Stanhope native Mike Leeds of Dueling Pianos prepares to play some notes. Andy Anderson of Dueling Pianos strums away at the guitar during Saturday evening’s ...

Blaha denied new attorney, competency questioned

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FORT DODGE — A Webster County judge has denied a murder defendant’s request for a new public defender. Taylor K. Blaha, 24, of Fort Dodge, is accused of drowning her newborn baby girl in a downtown Fort Dodge apartment last November. Last week, Blaha submitted two filings in Webster ...


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It was a night of old school country tunes, dancing and treats, as the Blairsburg Opera House hosted a jam session on Friday. The featured performers were Wil Kuhlers, of Belmond, and Tom Follett, of Webster City. Kuhlers is a member of the Colorado Country Hall of Fame; Follett is in the Iowa ...

In three counties, Building Families has a parent’s back

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McKinley Bailey wants you to know three things about Building Families. One: It’s part of the Early Childhood Iowa network, funded in part by appropriations from the Iowa Legislature. Two: That funding has seeded Hamilton County’s success in turning a childcare system that was on the ...

Dr. Haley Neese Chiropractic Physician

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Dr. Haley Neese is a new chiropractic physician in Webster City. She graduated from Iowa State University for my undergraduate studies majoring in kinesiology pre-chiropractic and earned her Doctor of Chiropractic degree from Palmer College of Chiropractic, Davenport. “I enjoy seeing ...