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The Anamosa school board approved changes to the district calendar to address all of the school missed by the weather during their Feb. 18 meeting.

DES MOINES - Over the last two years, Midland’s Brett Schoenherr has worked tirelessly trying to make his dream of reaching the podium at the class 1A state wrestling tournament come true.

Two years ago, I wrote in opposition to the proposed ban on texting and driving in the Iowa Legislature. And here we are again, only this time my legislators want to tell me I can’t talk on the phone while driving!

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Loras E. McNamara, 95, of Anamosa, passed away peacefully Feb. 18, 2019, in his home after living a wonderful life. 

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  • Humidity: 94%
  • Cloud Coverage:%
  • Wind: 10 mph
  • UV Index: 1 Low
  • Sunrise: 06:49:44 AM
  • Sunset: 05:47:51 PM


Thunderstorms likely. Temps nearly steady in the mid 30s. Winds ENE at 10 to 20 mph. Chance of rain 100%.


Cloudy with rain and snow this evening. Snow showers and windy overnight. Low near 20F. Winds E at 10 to 15 mph, becoming WNW and increasing to 25 to 35 mph. Chance of snow 100%. Winds could occasionally gust over 50 mph.


Windy with mostly cloudy skies. Morning high of 25F with temps falling to near 15. Winds WNW at 25 to 35 mph. Winds could occasionally gust over 50 mph.