Graham Street Fair sizzles

Posted August 26, 2014 at 6:26 pm

No one complained about the chance to get wet in the Graham Street Fair bathtub races, held on August 23. This group may have had the slowest time in the timed event, but probably had the most fun. A drink refreshment break was held half way through the course, to the amusement of the gathered crowd.

For more information on the Graham Street Fair check out the August 28 edition of the Nodaway News Leader.


    Mares receives Hy-Vee award

    Posted August 26, 2014 at 6:27 pm

    Eulia Mares was named one of Hy-Vee’s 2014 Legendary Customer Service Award Recipients on August 22.

    Friends, family, employees and customers gathered at the Maryville Hy-Vee to watch as Mares was given

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    Kawasaki hosts anniversary celebration

    Posted August 26, 2014 at 6:26 pm

    Kawasaki Motors Manufacturing, Maryville, celebrated the facility’s 25th birthday with a three-day event, August 21-23. After a Thursday event honoring the over 1,100 employees of the plant, the Kawasaki leadership hosted a half-day event recognizing their customers, suppliers and

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    Oldest community in county founded in 1859

    Posted August 25, 2014 at 1:22 pm

    First known as Brownville and then later Jacksonville, the community located in southwestern Nodaway County was officially called Graham in 1859, so named after Maryville resident and postmaster Amos Graham. It was incorporated in 1871.

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    Commissioners set tax rate

    Posted August 22, 2014 at 1:35 pm

     On August 15, Nodaway County Commissioners set the property tax rate for the coming year after a public hearing.

    The commissioners approved the tax rate of 12¢ per $100 assessed property tax, which will be

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    Ed Phillips Memorial Rodeo battles through the elements

    Posted August 19, 2014 at 8:49 pm

    The 20th Annual Ed Phillips Memorial Rodeo’s participants and spectators had to wear floaties and overboots this year as over five inches of rain fell during the August 15 performance. The rodeo continued and everyone persevered. During Saturday evening

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