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Wednesday, 27/10/21
Q&A with Ossian council candidates     By Zakary Kriener With the upcoming City/School Election set for Tuesday, Nov. 2, The Ossian Bee interviewed each of the three City Council candidates. The three candidates will vie for two vacant seats.... + continue reading
Wednesday, 27/10/21
What to know about the upcoming City/School election     The 2021 City and School Election will be held Tuesday, Nov. 2, with polls being open from 7 a.m. until 8 p.m. Voters are reminded of changes in Election Law that now requires Proof of Identity to vote. If you are registered... + continue reading

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This year’s Hot Dog Handout at Halloween will be held from 5 until 7 p.m. on Halloween night (Oct. 31) outside the Ossian Community Center. Enjoying their hot dogs at a past Hotdog Handout are (l-r) Kiley Higgins, Ella Holthaus (front), Jadyn Holthaus, Alaynah Hageman, and Alyssa Holthaus. (... + continue reading
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The brand-new bleachers and press box at the South Winneshiek Athletic Complex in Calmar is nearing completion. With work beginning late fall of 2020, the facilities were fully functional this fall for the start of the football season. (Zakary Kriener photo)   New bleacher/press box... + continue reading
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Body Shop Technicians (l-r) Paul Seabrooke and Eric Stone and owner Dirk Torkelson are shown in front of the new paint booth that is inside the new body shop at Torkelson Motors in Elgin. (Jack Swanson photo)   Torkelson's new state-of-the-art body shop, now open   By Jack... + continue reading
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The excitement is mounting for Terry and Shari Lauer’s granddaughters (l - r) 2-year-old Ryleigh Lueder, 4-year-old Reagan Lueder and 2-year old Evelyn Boyer as they anticipate Halloween festivities that are about to begin this weekend. West Union kicks off its annual Trunk or Treat this... + continue reading
Wednesday, 06/10/21 - 0 comment(s)
Joe Keeling from Riceville High School develops his skills with the CDL Simulator at NICC’s Simulator Immersion event last week. (Zakary Kriener photo)   NICC shows off benefits of simulation technology   Zakary Kriener News Writer  ... + continue reading


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Eryn Sabelka, the lone senior member of the No. 2-ranked Warrior girls’ cross country team, returned to the course last week as she placed 12th and helped South Winn capture the District title... + continue reading

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Wednesday, 31/03/21 - 0 comment(s)
All I wanted was a teabag   by Jerry Wadian   All I wanted was a teabag.   Mornings I need my coffee; like I really need to wake up. Evenings I prefer tea. And, as a brand,... + continue reading


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Margaret Moellers Hager   Margaret Moellers Hager is celebrating her 90thbirthday with a card shower. Margaret’s family would like to invite you to send a birthday card to her (... + continue reading

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