• What’s Happening

    Funding needed for new nature center

    At the  Boyden Community Club meeting Wednesday, Oct.

    A lawn full of truck sunk to the axles

    A lawn full of truck sunk to the axles June De Wit | Staff Writer jdewit@ncppub.com jdewit@ncppub.com It’s not often a semi lands on your front lawn, but it happened Tuesday, Oct.

    Hull Helping Hull donations pile up

    Last Friday, students in both Boyden-Hull School locations, Hull Christian and Western Christian wrapped up their Hull Helping Hull

  • Cancer-free at last

    November 24th, 2014
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    Thirteen-year-old Madyssen “Mady” Hansmann can return back to school thankful her scans are clear!
    In November 2012 her stomach hurt all the time.


    Wolfpack put up impressive first-round win

    November 24th, 2014
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    Western Christian 25-25-25
    South Central Calhoun 11-16-10 Western Christian 25-25-25
    South Central Calhoun 11-16-10 CEDAR RAPIDS—Third-ranked Western Christian came into the 2014 state volleyball tournament with maybe its youngest and smallest squad


    Fast starts put Western Christian in title match

    November 24th, 2014
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    Western Christian 25-25-25
    Sumner-Fredericksburg 22-16-18 Western Christian 25-25-25
    Sumner-Fredericksburg 22-16-18 CEDAR RAPIDS—Starting in unfamiliar territory by coming in ranked below Thursday’s semifinal opponent Sumner-Fredericksburg, the Western Christian volleyball team played like the


    Dike-New Hartford denies Western Christian again

    November 24th, 2014
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    Dike-New Hartford 25-25-17-25
    Western Christian 21-23-25-23 Dike-New Hartford 25-25-17-25
    Western Christian 21-23-25-23 CEDAR RAPIDS—For the fourth year in a row the Western Christian volleyball team has proved it is one of the


    11-19-14

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  • Dale Vink

    November 24th, 2014
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    Dale Vink 75 Doon , Iowa Nov. 11, 2014 Dale Vink, 75, of Doon, Iowa, died Tuesday, Nov.


    Jeremiah Grom

    November 24th, 2014
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    Jeremiah Grom 35 Sheldon , Iowa Nov. 10, 2014 Jeremiah Grom, 35, of Sheldon, Iowa, passed away Monday, Nov.


    Hull’s new wastewater system ready

    November 24th, 2014
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    In a few weeks, Hull’s new wastewater lagoons will be active and meeting regulations set by the Iowa Department of Natural Resources.


    Boogerd enjoys time on buffalo drive

    November 24th, 2014
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    Adrenalin coursing thorough his veins, sitting on top of his skittish horse, Grant Boogerd watched warily as the large buffalo approached him and his horse, Big Mack.


    Le Meilleur (The Best) Opens Soon

    November 24th, 2014
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    If you have a taste for breads, pastries, cakes and fresh-ground coffee, your cravings are about to be satisfied.
    Le Meilleur (pronounced meh-yeu) Bakery and Barista will open