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McGregor is re-elected as County Board Chairman

HARTINGTON — Dave McGregor was re-elected as the Cedar County Commission Chairman Jan. 14 during the County’s annual reorganizational meeting. Craig Bartels was reappointed as Vice Chairman. 


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Commissioners vote to keep County Surveyor as an elected position

HARTINGTON — The fate of Cedar County Surveyor Tim Gobel was on the line last week. As required by state law, the County held a public meeting to hear comments to determine if the County should have an elected Surveyor if they should do away with the slot and simply appoint a surveyor.

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Preliminary hearing held for Haug on new charges

HARTINGTON — Kevin Haug was in Cedar County Court Jan. 15 facing more legal woes. Haug, 44, has been working his way through District Court the past several months on several felony charges, including two attempted murder charges.

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Former Wynot Village Clerk makes court appearance

HARTINGTON — The former Wynot Village Clerk made her first court appearance Wednesday on felony theft charges. Rose Rolfes, 71, stands accused of Class IV Felony Theft by Deception of between $1,500 and $4,999.

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Winter scene

Hartington area residents woke up Friday morning to find themselves in the midst of another snow storm. When it was all said and done, four-and-a-half inches of snow fell on

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Special activities planned at local schools for Catholic Schools Week

HARTINGTON — Students are the area Catholic schools are planning a big week next week in observance of Catholic Schools week. The week begins Jan. 27 with Spirit Day.  

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Hoesing picks up 100th win

ATKINSON — Cedar Catholic senior Eric Hoesing hit a big milestone last week. Hoesing, the school’s alltime wins leader in wrestling, recorded his 100th win when he pinned Crofton-Bloomfield’s Hunter Hegge in :52 in Thursday’s Triangular.

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