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Addie Craig of Maquoketa was recognized by Iowa Gov. Kim Reynolds and Lt. Governor Adam Gregg for outstanding academic achievement at the 17th annual Governor’s Scholar Recognition Ceremony April 28, at Hy-Vee Hall in Des Moines. 

Eric and Kelsey Campana Veach of Zwingle are the parents of a daughter, Halle Rae, born at 6:03 p.m. Monday, April 1, 2019, at Mercy Hospital, Dubuque.

Vivian Julianne Burns was born at 12:29 a.m., Tuesday, April 30, 2019, at home.

Ngan Huynh, senior at Maquoketa High School, was awarded the Maquoketa Woman’s Club $500 scholarship.  Huynh and her mother, Sally Tran, attended the club’s May 10 brunch-meeting at the Decker House restaurant.  Huynh, a native of Viet Nam, will attend college in Minneapolis for art and illu…

Come to the Hurstville Interpretive Center on May 18, from 1 p.m. - 3 p.m. for a prairie work day. If you want to get your hands dirty and help out Iowa’s native habitat by helping remove woody and invasive species, we have just the opportunity. Join Naturalist Tony Vorwald as we lend a help…

Join Brendan Iglehart of Davenport and the DeWitt Noon Lions Club for “One Night Inside North Korea,” a travelogue presentation at the Operahouse Theater in DeWitt Tuesday, May 7. Shows are at 3 and 7 p.m. This is a make-up date for an earlier program that was canceled due to weather.

nIowa State University, Ames, has released the names of students ranking among the top two percent at the university.