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Jim Caufield

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Beginning at 4 p.m. on Thursday, Feb. 26, North Street will be closed from Seventh Street to Eighth Street for the emergency repair of a broken water line. Seventh and Eighth streets will be open to normal through traffic. North Street is expected...
Steamroller art will roll through Perry Saturday morning with a chance for people of all ages to make personal portraits of Perry that will eventually became part of a citywide public art exhibition. The steamroller art project will start with...
A narrow strip of ground gave rise to widely differing visions of Perry’s future at last week’s city council meeting. The Perry City Council was considering whether to give away an alleyway-wide length of city property to Doug and Mary...
By Jeff Webster ThePerryNews Sports GILBERT -- During the course of the regular season, Perry scored 134 more combined points in the second half of games than did Boone, but on Monday the Bluejays barely dodged disaster when the Toreadors outscored...
Emotions were raw Friday night when about 40 Woodward residents attended a public meeting to learn about--and largely to reject--a proposed sub-acute mental-health crisis center opening in town. “We don’t want a bunch of druggies and homeless people wandering the...
Photos by Matt Gengler, Missouri Valley Times
The Perry Fine Arts Series hosted a concert of traditional Irish harp music Sunday with a performance by Aran Daughters, a duet well known in central Iowa. Kristin Maahs and Barbara Evenson compose the duet. Maahs has performed with the...
Chilly Chocolate Walkers are taking to the streets of Perry and Woodward today for the 2015 Chocolate Walk, with 22 local businesses offering a variety of treats. One lucky walker will win a one-night stay in the Hotel Pattee...
Marriage is a brisk trade in Dallas County, and a country wedding is the dream of many young couples in the metro's growing western suburbs. Local businesses are ready at hand to satisfy these happy hopes, from jewelers and...