Rose Creek News


11/01/2017 02:24 PM  ~~~Source~~~
Hy-Vee delays distribution center plans in Austin 

The 665,000-square-foot Hy-Vee distribution center in Cherokee, Iowa, is one of two in the state. The West Des Moines-based company has announced that it's planning for a third center and has identified a site in Austin.


09/25/2017 11:11 AM  ~~~Source~~~
Our View: Southland communities are depending on a workable plan 

In June, after voters in the Southland School District resoundingly defeated a proposed $24.56 million bond issue to renovate and update aging facilities, disappointed Superintendent Jeff Sampson said, "There was no Plan B." Eventually, however, Plan B came along. It was consider consolidating Southland, which serves the Adams, Dexter, Elton, Johnsburg, Rose Creek and Taopi areas, with the LeRoy-Ostrander public schools.


09/21/2017 12:12 PM  ~~~Source~~~
Officials reject Southland, LeRoy-Ostrander consolidation 

Officials in both districts concluded after a joint meeting on Wednesday night that merging the districts would have few benefits and be a tough sell to voters. "When it comes to getting the public behind such a thing, I think that's going to be difficult to get a lot of support if they are voting to close a school," said LeRoy-Ostrander School Board Treasurer Steve Kasel.


08/29/2017 12:21 PM  ~~~Source~~~
Back to the drawing board for Southland School District 

IAZ008>011-018-019-029-030-MNZ079-087-088-094>096-WIZ017-029- 032>034-041>044-053>055-061-291545- Mitchell-Howard-Winneshiek-Allamakee-Floyd-Chickasaw-Fayette- Clayton-Wabasha-Olmsted-Winona-Mower-Fillmore-Houston-Taylor- Clark-Buffalo-Trempealeau-Jackson-La Crosse-Monroe-Juneau-Adams- Vernon-Crawford-Richland-Grant- Including the cities of Osage, Cresco, Decorah, Waukon, Charles City, New Hampton, Oelwein, Elkader, Wabasha, Rochester, Winona, Austin, Preston, Caledonia, Medford, Neillsville, Alma, Arcadia, Whitehall, Black River Falls, La Crosse, Sparta, Tomah, Mauston, Friendship, Viroqua, Prairie Du Chien, Richland Center, and Platteville 935 AM CDT Tue Aug 29 2017 ...Areas of Dense Fog Remain this Morning... Pockets of dense fog remain throughout much of the area this morning, though visibilities have slowly been increasing in many locations.