Jean Bock-McBrenn of Ames and Jane Follett of Norwalk, 1974 graduates of Klemme High School, wave to RAGBRAI riders. Rebecca Peter |The Leader
08/02/2022 - 6:06pm
KLEMME - The small town of Klemme had its first ever experience as a pass-thru community for Day 4 of the Register’s Annual Great Bike Ride Across Iowa (RAGBRAI  XLIX). Thousands poured through the community from mid-morning well into the afternoon...


07/19/2022 - 11:17am
I guess that’s because it will mean there’s a finality to what’s happening once I’m finished.  After this edition of The Leader, I will no longer be employed under Mid-America Publishing.  It’s a hard decision, but one I’ve been considering for...


The GHV trap shoot team and coaches pose for picture at the state meet. Front row (L-R) coach Bob Abele, coach Adam Roberts, seniors: Hailey Smith, Paige Roberts, Jake Burress and Kaden Schuknecht, coach Shawn Clark, assistant & bus driver Heath Heimer. Middle: Caitlin Bjoraker, Jordyn Carpenter, Karlee Young, Ben Marshall, Keagan Buchda, Ethan Dirks. Back: Emily Martinson, Grant Clark, Zach Thoe and Sam Dodd. Submitted photo
07/26/2022 - 9:42am
The GHV Trap Team ended an exciting year at the USA High School Clay Target League State Meet held at Stockdale Gun Club in Ackley, Iowa on June 4.  At the state meet, the team received a plaque for a second place in Conference 2 for points...


Egon Weaver
08/02/2022 - 12:11pm
BOONE – Egon E. Weaver, 84, of Boone, died Friday, April 8, 2022, at UnityPoint Health - Iowa Lutheran Hospital in Des Moines. A memorial visitation will be held from 5 to 7 p.m., Friday, Aug. 12, 2022, at Schroeder Funeral Chapel in Boone. A...

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