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Motorcycle Accident Near Deer Grove

Upon further investigation it was found that a water barrel had fallen off of a trailer and onto the roadway.

FNB Donates School Supplies

The Prophetstown Office’s collected supplies were donated to Prophetstown Elementary School.

Prophetstown Theater History

Submitted by Fred South, Prophetstown Area Historical Society Archivist The first theater in Prophetstown, according to our...

1st Gateway Grand Opening (photos)

Fifteen lucky customers won prizes ranging from water bottles to a smart TV, with a grand prize featuring two sets of Cubs' tickets.

Royal Neighbors Scholarship Winner Has Local Connection

Submitted Taylor Filicette has been awarded a $5,000 Royal Neighbors scholarship from Royal Neighbors of America to pursue higher education at Georgia Institute of Technology. 

1st Gateway Collecting School Supplies

The Prophetstown Branch of 1st Gateway Credit Union is helping local students fill their backpacks with school supplies. You can drop...

Davenport Cub Scout Pack Visits Birthplace

Submitted by Terry Gaskill Cub Scouts and their leader, Stacy Riedel, of Davenport Cub...

100th Birthday Celebration

Margie Carlson of rural Prophetstown will be celebrating her 100th birthday on Wednesday, August 7th.  She is a daughter of the late Letha...

Irrigation System Electrocutes Local Man

Upon arrival authorities found Shannon J. Pierceson, age 48 of Deer Grove, unresponsive after apparently being electrocuted while working on a field irrigator.

Miles Wins Photo Contest

“Congratulations to Karen Miles and Scott Wolfe on your winning photos."