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Jeff Webster

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Three of the 12 members of the Waukee Area Historical Society visited the Forest Park Museum Sunday to promote their newest publication "Images of America: Waukee."   The book is part of a centennial celebration of Waukee, and details, in both...
After Monday's noon thunderstorm, outdoor activities resumed for Perry youngsters this evening. Perry received a little more than one inch of rain, according to the National Weather Service.
WOODWARD -- Everything seemed set for the Woodward-Granger softball team in the weeks leading up to the start of the 2015 season. Junior Dalaney Bice would return to the ring after finishing 15-11 with a 3.34 ERA and 118 strikeouts...
ThePerryNews.com was on the scene early Saturday of a fire at an ethanol plant in Menlo. ABC affiliate WOI-TV 5 showed a report on their 10 p.m. news Saturday using the exclusive video provided by ThePerryNews.com. See the full...
While Thursday may not have been the hottest day in July, by the standards of most observers it was quite warm enough. Indeed, it was sultry enough that numerous youngsters took advantage of open pool time at the McCreary Community...
Perry's Shannon Cline spent Wednesday and Thursday riding RAGBRAI with Sam Courtney, an old high school friend from Decorah. Wednesday's ride started in Eldora and finished in Cedar Falls, traveling 58.4 miles with 1,644 feet of total climb. On Thursday...
CEDAR FALLS -- Three time all-state defensive back Will Whiton will don the pads one final time before heading to South Dakota State University to continue his football career when he appears in the 43rd Iowa Shrine Bowl Saturday. The...
WOODWARD - A quarter of Woodward-Granger softballers were recently named as All-West Central Conference players. Sophomores Miranda Aunspach and Bree Lesch garnered Second Team status, with junior Meagan Bandstra and sophomore Riley Jamison named to the Honorable Mention list. Aunspach sparkled...
GRANGER -- The W-G hardballers had a quintet of players garner All-West Central Conference honors in recent voting. Junior outfielder Race Brant was selected to the First Team, with senior catcher Michael Connor and sophomore infielder Brady Aunspach each named...
Perry senior Will Whiton was named to the Class 3A Central All-District First Team in recent voting by area coaches, with Whiton also named to the All-Raccoon River Conference First Team. Teammates Zach Roberts and Kyle Nevitt were also noted...