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  • What’s Happening

    Austin Rozeboom finishes seventh

    DES MOINES-Austin Rozeboom, the 138-pound grappler for the Boyden-Hull/Rock Valley Nighthawks, knows how things can go at the state wrestling championships.

    Bonestroo finishes his Wolfpack career on the state podium

    DES MOINES-Skylar Bonestroo of Western Christian took a 38-4 senior season record to the Iowa high school state wrestling championships in Des Moines last weekend.

    Wolfpack take early control and rout Knights 75-47

    HULL-It was a rematch of last season’s Class 2A girls’ state title game, but fourth-ranked Western Christian took immediate control from the opening tip and never looked back in a 75-47 Class 2A Region 1 girls’ basketball tournament victory over Unity Christian Tuesday, Feb. 14.

  • Influenza outbreak starts to hit home

    February 14th, 2017
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    In many areas of the U.S., influenza-like illness is quite high and it’s expected to continue throughout the next few weeks.


    Blessed and Unbreakable Tour coming to Hull

    February 8th, 2017
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    The Blessed and Unbreakable Tour is coming to Hull Saturday, Feb. 18. The tour will feature the award-winning contemporary Christian vocal music group, “Selah,” and one of the stars of “Duck Dynasty,” Missy Robertson, the wife of Jase Robertson.


    Community building receives new upgrades

    February 8th, 2017
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    Dave Kroese is pictured inside the new elevator shaft in the Hull Community Building


    Centennial Park funds grow substantially

    February 8th, 2017
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    Three substantial donations have been given to assist with the Boyden Centennial Park Revitalization Project. Citizens State Bank, Demco Charitable Foundation and Boyden Community Foundation assisted with the growth by giving $30,000 each toward the project.


    Western Christian is ‘National School Choice Week’ School

    February 1st, 2017
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    A child’s education is important in helping shape its future. National School Choice Week each January helps raise awareness about the importance of choices in K-12 education


  • Van’t Hul steps into real estate

    February 1st, 2017
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    Hull’s newest real estate agent has a gift. She can see possibilities, whether it’s a house or a head of hair.


    Snowstorm blasts the area

    February 1st, 2017
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    The two-day snowstorm that began late Tuesday afternoon, dumped heavy snow in the area.


    Beaters and mashers collection displayed at Hull Library

    January 25th, 2017
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    Hull Public Library is hosting a very unusual collection.
    Carolyn Goold’s assortment of beaters, potato mashers and a few vintage aprons are in the display case at the library.
    Carolyn Goold’s assortment of beaters, potato mashers and a few


    First anniversary of Kids’ Club

    January 25th, 2017
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    The after-school program in Hull didn’t celebrate the occasion, just continued offering a fun, safe, nurturing environment for children in grades kindergarten through third.


    J Electric outgrows current space

    January 25th, 2017
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    The business that began in John Emerick’s garage nearly five years ago has outgrown its current location at 1615 Division St