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Staff from the water department at Denison Municipal Utilities worked since shortly before 7 a.m. Thursday through and continuing on Friday morning to find a water main leak and replace a water main at the intersection of Broadway and 14th Street. The first photo shows work at about 11 p.m. …

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Denison Community School (DCS) District initially announced that this fall’s community musical would be “Mary Poppins,” but those plans changed in July.

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“We need at least 300 volunteers,” said Crawford County Tourism Coordinator Blair Weigum. “The event wouldn’t be possible without volunteers and Denison has some of the best.”

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The Denison City Council will conduct a public hearing on changes to the city’s fireworks ordinance at 5 p.m. on September 3, the date of the next regular meeting.

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A discussion on council pay that began at the August 6 Denison City Council meeting is back on the agenda for further discussion at this evening’s meeting.

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When Willetta Sander was born, William Howard Taft was in his fourth year as president of the United States and Woodrow Wilson had been elected, transcontinental flights were relatively new and the National Biscuit Company (later named Nabisco) developed the Oreo cookie.

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People rocked with local group Moldy Fig and Carroll-based Wild Ambition Saturday at the second annual Wulfy's Bash in Deloit.  This year’s Wulfy’s Bash was a fundraiser for local veterans; proceeds will be donated to a monument that the VFW in Deloit will put in the park. Photos by Gordon Wolf

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Just more than two years after debating and setting the days and hours that fireworks can legally be set off in Denison, the city council made a move Tuesday to ban the devices altogether and requested that the city attorney draft an ordinance amendment to that effect.

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After her first day at Iowa Girls State in June, Ellen Mallory was not in the best of moods.

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It’s not entirely accurate to say that Kiron Heritage Day is returning, because in the past the event was called “Kiron Heritage Days.”

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Blake Edward Cooper, 50, a Harlan and former Denison resident who was found to be in possession of materials for making explosives and methamphetamine, and who claimed to have 30 guns, was ordered to be detained Wednesday by Chief U.S. Magistrate Judge Helen C. Adams.

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After being suspended for July, Boy Scout Troop 55 in Denison will resume its monthly paper drive this Saturday, August 10, at the Pronto parking lot.

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Wild Ambition, a band from the Carroll area, will headline this year’s Wulfy’s Bash.

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Union Pacific’s Big Boy steam locomotive No. 4014 heads west toward Denison Friday afternoon, in between stops at Carroll and Woodbine. The tour on the Union Pacific railroad is being made to celebrate the 150th anniversary of the transcontinental railroad. No. 4014, the world's largest stea…

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The Crawford County Memorial Hospital (CCMH) Board of Trustees on Tuesday named Erin Muck to be the hospital’s new CEO, effective August 1.

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Jim Stoffers was recently going through old photographs and found this picture, which was taken 50 years ago during Army basic training at Fort Lewis, Washington. Stoffers grew up in Arcadia and graduated from Ar-We-Va. His uncle is Reynold Gehlsen; Troy, Brett and Shawn Gehlsen are his firs…

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About 85 people attended the Express Yourself 2019 Fashion Show at the Donna Reed Theater on Saturday. The show featured fashions from local retailers, a live music performance and a selection of photographs and video displayed on the big screen. The organizers plan to make the show a regula…

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The Crawford County Memorial Hospital (CCMH) Board of Trustees named Erin Muck as chief executive officer (CEO) of the organization effective August 1.

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A second generation of thistle caterpillars is causing damage to soybeans in Crawford County and farmers may need to take steps to kill the pests, according to Mike Witt, Iowa State University Extension and Outreach field agronomist for Crawford, Carroll, Greene, Shelby, Audubon and Guthrie …

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“If we support something new it will spark an idea and create something else,” said Cynthia Banda.

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A crowd filled the Stables at Copper Ridge from 3 to 8 p.m. Sunday to honor Erv Pauley on his 90th birthday. Pauley and his family own Denison Livestock Auction, and Erv continues as an active auctioneer. The celebration featured food and drink and a live band. Pauley thanked everyone for at…

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Dudley Preul loved to play softball and to organize teams and lineups, his friends said. For 40 years, he had been involved in softball in Denison.