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City council approves no parking zone, over width vehicle parking change

The Albia City Council met for their regular meeting Monday, June 6 with all members present. The council, mayor and city attorney and cler… Read more

Monroe County Supervisors firearms hearing set for June 11

The Monroe County Supervisors will see their suit regarding blocking firearms from being brought into the Monroe County Courthouse in court… Read more

Albia Police chief details shooting to city council members

Albia Police Chief Brad Evinger spoke to the Albia City Council about a recent shooting during Monday night’s council meeting. Read more



Shoot-out ends 3-1 in favor of Mid-Prairie

The Albia soccer team held the high-powered scoring offense of Mid-Prairie (11-4) to zero goals in the first 100 minutes of play, going 0-0… Read more


Helm scores twice to lead Albia in dominating victory

The Albia soccer team scored a 3-1 victory over Chariton on Thursday to advance to the semi-final round of the substate Class 1A tournament… Read more


Albia boys run well at state meet

The Albia Blue Demon track team qualified four events to the state track and field meet this season, bringing home two 15th placings, a 23r… Read more


I keep thinking I’ve seen it all in baseball

Just when I think I’ve seen it all in youth sports, I witness something new that boggles my mind. Earlier this summer in a Minor League bas… Read more

The art of improving one’s sanctuary

Inside today’s newspaper you’ll find our annual Spring Home Improvement section. My wife and I are in the final stages of the biggest home … Read more

Oh for a little warm, dry April weather

This is sort of random as spring begins to bloom in southern Iowa. We’re into April now when we’re supposed to be rid of March and its dema… Read more



Dr. Matthew Charles Garver

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David Dale Yeager

David Dale Yeager, 47, of Eddyville died peacefully at home in his mother’s arms at 2:24 a.m. June 17, 2021 following a lengthy battle with… Read more


Rose Marie Schelker

Rose Marie Schelker, age 86, of Albia, died Monday, June 14, 2021 at North Mahaska Specialty Care in Oskaloosa, Iowa, under the care of Car… Read more


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