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Cubs split two games at Johnston

Apr 17, 2014 10:59am

JOHNSTON – The Nevada boys’ soccer team split two games at the Johnston Invitational Saturday in Johnston.

The Cubs defeated North Polk, 2-1. They prevailed in a shootout, with Brandon Burke...

Bailey Crain, left, of Nevada sings a song on her family’s karaoke machine as her youngers sisters, Bryn, 6, and Briar, 9, listen and dance along. (Photo by Marlys Barker)

Nevada girl bringing people to their feet with her singing

Apr 16, 2014 1:08pm

Last year, an 11-year-old Nevada girl found herself in the midst of numerous talented adults, all competing for a chance to sing the national anthem at the opening of a home I-Club baseball game...

School board passes levy; hears about success of AmeriCorps program

Apr 16, 2014 1:08pm

The Nevada school board passed a levy rate of 16.60 in approving the next fiscal year’s budget on Monday.

One member of the public attended the public hearing on the budget, just prior to...

Above: Armand Young displays the 60-pound bamboo pole that travels across the country on his shoulder (Photo by Brett Van Waus).

Human Kindness Walk returns to Nevada

Apr 16, 2014 1:04pm

Armand Young, 49, is currently making his way back across the country, walking every step of Lincoln Highway from Ground Zero to the Santa Monica Pier. He carries the most signed object in the...

Reynolds sworn in April 14

Apr 16, 2014 1:04pm

Mayor Lynn Lathrop swore in Nevada’s new Fire and Emergency Medical Services Chief Ray Reynolds at Monday’s Nevada City Council meeting. The event was witnessed by about 15 local firefighters who...

A house in Cambridge is surrounded by yellow crime scene tape as authorities continue to investigate the death of a woman whose body was found inside the home late Monday. Jeremy Cory, 44, of Cambridge, is being held on $1 million bond in connection with the death of the woman, who had suffered multiple gunshot wounds. (Photo by Michael Crumb/Ames Tribune)

Cambridge man arrested on murder charge

Apr 16, 2014 1:04pm

A Cambridge man has been arrested on first-degree murder charges after authorities found a woman dead Monday night.

Huxley police were called to 117 Race St., about 6:15 p.m. for a welfare...

Investigation under way in golf course break-in

Apr 16, 2014 1:02pm

Authorities are investigating a burglary at Twin Anchors Golf Club in Colo over the weekend.

The door to the golf course’s pump house was kicked in and the irrigation pump turned on,...

Zearing Library News

Apr 16, 2014 10:22am

National Library Week Celebration continues with our book and DVD sale; we will be adding more books and DVDs during the week.

Patron appreciation will be shown this Saturday, the 19th, and...

Whetro places second

Apr 16, 2014 10:22am

Jolene Whetro placed second in the Sub Novice Girls age 10 category at MAT Tumbling/Trampoline’s last home meet of the season at the MCC Babe Harder Gym in Marshalltown on March 29 and 30.

Story County trails advisory meeting is April 24

Apr 16, 2014 10:22am

The Story County Trails Advisory Committee invites the public to attend its monthly meeting on Thursday, April 24, beginning at 7:30 p.m. at the Story County Conservation Center at McFarland Park...