The official count date for certified school enrollment is weeks away (October 1), but Alden Superintendent Tony Neumann told the Alden School Board that student enrollment inside the building could jump by as many as three students. Read more

If last week’s Iowa Falls visit was anything like Debi Durham’s stops in other parts of the state, the director of the Iowa Economic Development Authority and the Iowa Finance Authority may be taking what she learned here and using it to shape state policy. Read more

When Chase Harms intercepted the 47th Kadin Bennett pass of the night, it was all over but the celebration for his Cougars. At that point, AGWSR held a 72-30 lead early in the fourth quarter. Read more

Three of AGWSR’s first four games were against ranked opponents. All four games ended with a loss. Then the caliber of teams amped down a bit, and the Cougars won two matches. Read more

With a good solid two weeks under our belts at school now, I am really noticing some things. Skinny boys have returned with "muscles" and mature faces, gangly little girls have morphed into languid creatures with hair that belongs in a Clairol commercial. Those same boys that only hung out w… Read more

The current president of the United States, Donald Trump, has done more to promote Election Day voting in America than any other individual except Carrie Chapman Catt, who led the women’s suffrage movement in the early 1900s that resulted in passage of the 19th Amendment to the U.S. Constitu… Read more