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Cornbelt Cow-Calf Conference set for this weekend

The Cornbelt Cow-Calf Conference is one of the longest running and most successful conferences of its kind in the Midwest. For over 40 year… Read more


IHCC observes 100th anniversary of U.S. suffrage

OTTUMWA --- In celebration of the 100th anniversary of the 19th Amendment to the U.S. Constitution, Indian Hills Community College and the … Read more


Chamber celebrates 2019 at annual meeting

The Albia Area Chamber of Commerce held its annual meeting and awards banquet Monday at the American Legion Hall. Cindy Cronin was presente… Read more



Fourth quarter collapse leads to Albia first conference loss, 66-56

A late game rally by the Big Red spelled loss for the Blue Demons on Tuesday night in Centerville as Albia dropped their first SCC game of … Read more


Albia dominates in final home dual

The Albia wrestling team captured its 7th an 8th dual meet victories Tuesday, beating Sigourney-Keota 60-0 and Cardinal 71-0. Albia is now … Read more


Chance brothers help lift Albia to 12-point victory

The Albia Blue Demons used the Chance to Chance connection to outlast the Chariton Chargers 65-53 on Thursday night in Albia. Read more



Why the resurrection of Christ is true

Today, I want to deal with part three and the final part of a beginning of the year series I have shared. On week one, I talked about belie… Read more


Catching up on some political craziness

Couple of political observations on left-wing hair on fire craziness. Read more


I’ll tell you why I believe in Jesus

Last week I shared with you a column about why , in some brevity, people should believe in God. Now if I really went into some real theolog… Read more



Shirley Gray (1940-2020)

Shirley Anne Gray, age 79 of Lovilia, passed away on Jan. 21, 2020 at Mercy Medical Center surrounded by family. Read more


Dickie "Pete" Dicks (1932-2020)

Dickie Richard “Pete” Dicks, 88, formerly of Moravia, passed away Jan. 20, 2020 at the Pella Comfort House in Pella. Pete was born on the f… Read more


Thomas Donald Landis

Thomas Donald Landis, 79, of Warsaw, passed away at 9:05 P.M. Sunday evening, December 29, 2019, at his home. Read more

Upcoming Events

Monroe County Cattlemen annual banquet

The Monroe County Cattlemen are planning their annual banquet for Saturday, March 7 at the Albia Am… Read more

Bob Reed Country Music Showcase

The Bob Reed Country Music Showcase is back on for its regular February time slot because of delays… Read more

Community Blood Drive

Monroe County will host a community blood drive from 2:30-6:30 p.m. on Monday, Feb. 3 at Monroe Cou… Read more


Weather Today

Partly cloudy. Lows overnight in the upper teens.


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Partly cloudy. Lows overnight in the upper teens.

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Wind:WSW at 7 mph
Chance of Snow:0%
UV Index:0 Low
Sunrise:07:28:35 AM
Sunset:05:19:14 PM

This Week's Forecast

Partly cloudy. Lows overnight in the upper teens.Sat
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Mostly cloudy. Highs in the low 30s and lows in the low 20s.Sun
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Cloudy. Highs in the low 30s and lows in the low 20s.Mon
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Mostly cloudy. Highs in the upper 20s and lows in the low 20s.Tue
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Cloudy. Highs in the low 30s and lows in the low 20s.Wed
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Snow showers. Highs in the mid 30s and lows in the upper 20s.Thu
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Mostly cloudy. Highs in the mid 30s and lows in the low 30s.Fri
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