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A few years ago, John and Deb Blomstedt were thinking about ways to use holiday funds on something other than presents for family members. Deb explained, at Christmas time there was really nothing they needed.“What we wanted, we could go out and buy for ourselves; the same was for our children. We...
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forge plans that will better the city. The group is part of “Community Heart & Soul,” which seeks to help people to shape the future of their communities by actively seeking the collective wisdom of all residents, improving local decision-making, creating a shared sense of belonging, and...
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The Red Oak School Board met in regular session Nov. 28.The board started the meeting with an update from members of the Red Oak FFA Chapter, who attended the National FFA Convention in Indianapolis, Ind., Oct. 26-29. FFA members took tours at Hummel Livestock, Fair Oaks Farms, and the Ozark...
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The Montgomery County Board of Supervisors finalized results of the 2022 midterm elections at a canvass Nov. 15.Election clerk Elizabeth Peterson said nearly half of registered voters in Montgomery County cast ballots, only slightly lower than voter turnout in the 2018 midterms.“This year, we had a...
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The Montgomery County Board of Supervisors received the latest update on the status of the Summit Carbon Pipeline project at the Nov. 15 meeting.The supervisors heard from Riley Gibson, representing Turnkey Logistics. The last update on the project was received on Aug 9. Gibson updated the...
Iowa Secretary of Agriculture Mike Naig today encouraged farmers and landowners who planted cover crops this fall to apply for the Crop Insurance...
December 1, 2022, 11:11 AM
Red Oak City Clerk Mary Bolton and City Administrator Brad Wright were presented with plaques of appreciation at the Red Oak City Council meeting Nov...
November 28, 2022, 8:55 PM
Iowa’s most popular deer hunting seasons are just around the corner, when roughly 100,000 blaze orange clad hunters take to the timber and wildlife...
November 16, 2022, 2:44 PM
A few years ago, John and Deb Blomstedt were thinking about ways to use holiday funds on something other than presents for family members. Deb explained, at Christmas time there was really nothing they needed.“What we wanted, we could go out and buy for ourselves; the same was for our children. We...
December 1, 2022

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  • Red Oak’s Braden Woods secured the only win for the Tiger boys on Thursday, April 14 over Southwest Valley. He is pictured above earlier in the season. (Charm Carpenter/The Red Oak Express)
    April 18, 2022
    The Tiger tennis teams were swept by Kuemper to open the week, both teams falling 8-1.The girls fell on the road, with Tessa Rolenc earning the sole Tiger win at the three spot, defeating Jordan...
  • April 18, 2022
    Red Oak senior Macy Bozwell signed her letter of intent on Friday, April 15, to be a member of the dance team at Iowa Central Community College. Pictured above from left: Macy Bozwell and ICCC...
  • East Mills junior Brodyn Wray anchors the Wolverine shuttle hurdle relay. (Bryan Clark/The Valley News)
    April 18, 2022
    The Red Oak boys track team placed fifth in Shenandoah on Monday, April 11. Senior Baylor Bergren won the 1600m after a big kick on the last lap to edge out Glenwood’s Bryant Keller and set a...

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