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Plant cuts 250 jobs as market for manual transmissions falls

SHENANDOAH – Eaton will be eliminating roughly 250 positions from its Shenandoah facility, beginning in a few weeks and running through September.

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Thursday 02/04/2016
Eaton plant in Shenandoah to cut about 250 jobs
Updated: February 07, 2016 - 10:17 am

Eaton will be eliminating roughly 250 positions from its Shenandoah facility, beginning in a few weeks through September.

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Wednesday 02/03/2016
Shenandoah woman arrested on drug charges
Updated: February 03, 2016 - 7:56 pm

A Shenandoah woman faces drug charges related to an incident in Fremont County.

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Thursday 01/14/2016
Shenandoah infant dies at day care Wednesday
Updated: January 14, 2016 - 6:13 pm

A Shenandoah infant has died after being found unresponsive at a day care.

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Sunday 01/10/2016
Shen. woman helps put finishing touches on Rose Bowl float
Posted: January 10, 2016

SHENANDOAH – Ever since Patti Gee was a child, she has held deep admiration for the Rose Bowl parade.

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Wednesday 12/16/2015
Iowa releases report card for public schools
Updated: December 17, 2015 - 11:52 am

The grades are – mostly – in for area schools.

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Tuesday 12/15/2015
Two days of rain, snow bring flooding to southwest Iowa
Updated: December 15, 2015 - 11:52 am

Some residents of southwest Iowa found themselves pumping water out of basements, while at the same time scooping snow off sidewalks on Monday.

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Thursday 11/26/2015
Shenandoah police officer resigns amid investigation
Updated: November 26, 2015 - 12:22 pm

SHENANDOAH – Officer Derek Baier, a member of the Shenandoah Police Department since December 2013, resigned effective immediately on Wednesday morning.

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Sunday 11/22/2015
Area high school students participate in first statewide Caucus
Updated: November 22, 2015 - 11:30 am

SHENANDOAH – High school and middle school students from Page and Fremont counties participated in the first statewide Iowa Youth Caucus on Thursday night.

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Sunday 11/15/2015
Shenandoah man earns high school diploma at 72
Updated: November 17, 2015 - 4:58 pm

SHENANDOAH – Carl Kluver has never regretted joining the service during World War II.

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Friday 11/06/2015
Wabash Trail to be featured on guide’s cover
Posted: November 06, 2015

The rustic image of two people riding bicycles down a foliage-covered stretch of the Wabash Trace Nature Trail will grace the front cover of the next Iowa Travel Guide.

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Page County to buy police cameras
Posted: November 06, 2015

Law enforcement agencies in Page County received $3,100 each for body or car cameras.

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Friday 10/30/2015
Iowa Stories: Party line listener helps capture thief
Posted: October 30, 2015

Editor’s note: Cheryl Mullenbach’s columns on historical Iowa events are published every Friday in The Nonpareil

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Saturday 10/17/2015
Shen. talks about 'Plan B' with Hamburg, Farragut
Posted: October 17, 2015

SHENANDOAH – The fate of two Fremont County school districts could have a spill-over effect on their educational neighbors to the west.

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Wednesday 10/14/2015
Shenandoah man arrested for threats
Posted: October 14, 2015

A Shenandoah man is in custody after he allegedly broke into a home and threatened a couple.

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Sunday 10/11/2015
Shen. plant lays off 71 workers
Posted: October 11, 2015

SHENANDOAH – After a Page County business announced pending layoffs, a Red Oak manufacturer announced interest in hiring some of those displaced workers.

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Tuesday 10/06/2015
Eaton plant in Shenandoah announces 71 layoffs
Updated: October 06, 2015 - 3:38 pm

SHENANDOAH – The Shenandoah Eaton plant is laying off 71 workers permanently by early December.

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Shenandoah to hold 'LETRS' to boost reading
Updated: October 06, 2015 - 11:42 am

Instructors at Shenandoah Elementary School are learning a new way to promote learning in their classrooms.

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Wednesday 09/23/2015
Farmland sustainability group received first donation near C.B.
Posted: September 23, 2015

A group of people from across Iowa are trying to make sure what Iowa is known for will continue in future generations.

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Sunday 09/20/2015
Education Briefs: The latest in area education news
Posted: September 20, 2015

School board split over Shen. payment

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Sunday 09/13/2015
McPherson resident finds new home
Posted: September 13, 2015

The last resident to leave McPherson Health Center before it closed Thursday for demolition and reconstruction has found a home.

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Thursday 09/10/2015
Shenandoah teen arrested for shooting gun in park
Posted: September 10, 2015

A Shenandoah teenager faces charges after he allegedly fired a gun in a city park.

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Saturday 08/22/2015
At least four SWI communities to vie for RAGBRAI 2016
Posted: August 22, 2015

A handful of southwest Iowa communities hope cyclists will pass through town during RAGBRAI 2016.

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Friday 08/21/2015
Red Oak paramedic arrested for allegedly stealing prescription drugs
Updated: August 21, 2015 - 6:46 pm

A Shenandoah man faces charges after being accused of stealing large quantities of prescription drugs while working as a paramedic.

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Thursday 08/13/2015
Shenandoah Community School District learning the ropes
Updated: October 06, 2015 - 11:42 am

SHENANDOAH – Learning the ropes of a new district takes some time, especially if it’s the Mustangs.

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Sunday 08/02/2015
Education briefs: The latest news around the SW Iowa/Nebraska area
Updated: August 02, 2015 - 12:17 pm

Local teachers get loan forgiveness

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Saturday 07/25/2015
Page County man sentenced to prison on meth charges
Posted: July 25, 2015

A Shenandoah man faces up to 16 years in prison on drug charges.

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Tuesday 07/07/2015
Three charged with assault in Shenandoah bar fight
Posted: July 07, 2015

SHENANDOAH – Three people are facing charges in connection with a bar fight that took place last month.

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Wednesday 07/01/2015
New superintendents named at four southwest Iowa school districts
Updated: August 20, 2015 - 10:34 am

A new month means a new fiscal year for Iowa’s public schools.

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Tuesday 06/23/2015
Audit discloses reasons behind Hiser’s firing as Shenandoah superintendent
Posted: June 23, 2015

An investigation by the state auditor’s office found the former superintendent of the Shenandoah Community School District received $1,183.86 in reimbursements by submitting false or unsupported mileage claims.

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Monday 06/22/2015
Audit discloses reasons behind Hiser’s firing as Shenandoah superintendent
Updated: June 22, 2015 - 10:36 am

An investigation by the state auditor’s office found the former superintendent of the Shenandoah Community School District received $1,183.86 in reimbursements by submitting false or unsupported mileage claims.

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Wednesday 06/17/2015
IWCC scraps restructuring of nursing program
Updated: August 18, 2015 - 12:56 pm

SHENANDOAH – Iowa Western Community College will continue to provide a “ladder program” for its nursing students who want to work their way up from an initial license to earn a bachelor’s degree.

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News Briefs: The latest in local news
Posted: June 17, 2015

CWS will honor fallen police officer Kerrie Orozco

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Tuesday 06/16/2015
Troubled waters: Page, Fremont, Montgomery counties battle high river levels
Updated: June 16, 2015 - 9:25 am

Heavy rains and already saturated ground have led to high waters or flood warnings along the east and west branches of the Nishnabotna River in three southwest Iowa counties.

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IWCC raises tuition by $11 per credit hour
Updated: August 18, 2015 - 12:56 pm

SHENANDOAH – Iowa Western Community College will raise its tuition by $11 a credit hour starting with the upcoming fall semester.

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IWCC cuts ribbon on renovated Shen. center
Updated: August 18, 2015 - 12:56 pm

SHENANDOAH – Iowa Western Community College celebrated the completion of $750,000 in renovations to its Page/Fremont County Center on Monday afternoon.

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Friday 06/12/2015
'American Pickers' return to Iowa
Posted: June 12, 2015

SHENANDOAH – Southwest Iowa residents looking to offload some excess collectibles could earn some TV air time – and cash – as “American Pickers” returns to the state.

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Wednesday 06/10/2015
Shenandoah man files police brutality suit for 2014 arrest
Updated: November 26, 2015 - 12:22 pm

SHENANDOAH – A Shenandoah man has filed a civil lawsuit alleging police brutality after claiming he was thrown to the ground during a 2014 arrest.

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Thursday 05/21/2015
Kinney: Deal avoids ‘considerable cost’ to state’s colleges
Posted: May 21, 2015

Iowa will join an interstate agreement to avoid significant costs associated with a federal mandate requiring higher educational institutions to register in every state they offer distance education classes.

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Saturday 04/18/2015
SWI schools receive STEM Scale-Up awards
Posted: April 18, 2015

More than 100,000 Iowa students will benefit from the fourth year of a state program to boost science, technology, engineering and mathematics programs.

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Wednesday 03/25/2015
Essex woman injured in rollover crash
Posted: March 25, 2015

SHENANDOAH – An Essex woman was injured when she lost control of her vehicle Monday evening.

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Wednesday 03/04/2015
Sentencing delayed for Shenandoah man convicted of murder
Updated: March 04, 2015 - 4:46 pm

SIDNEY – District Court Judge Timothy O’Grady ruled Wednesday against a defense motion for a new trial in the first-degree murder conviction of Brian Davis in the July 18, 2009, death of his former girlfriend, Holly Durben.

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Tuesday 03/03/2015
Local high-schoolers practice cooking, baking at Iowa Western contest
Updated: March 06, 2015 - 5:11 pm

While lunch service was in full swing at Iowa Western Community College’s cafeteria, several groups of high-schoolers were in the back of the kitchen cooking chicken dinners and desserts.

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Sunday 03/01/2015
Fremont County Farm Bureau offers scholarship
Posted: March 01, 2015

The Fremont County Farm Bureau will provide scholarships, up to $500 each, to students pursuing a degree at a four year college/university, community college, or technical program.

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Saturday 02/28/2015
Maize Alliance President, Schaaf, to be speaker at SCIA Ag Banquet
Posted: February 28, 2015

Julius Schaaf will be the guest speaker at the annual Shenandoah Chamber & Industry Association’s Agribusiness Banquet.

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Harris asks council for $50,000 in vacation pay
Posted: February 28, 2015

Former Shenandoah City Administrator Bo Harris addressed members of the Shenandoah City Council on why he was not reappointed in December 2014.

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Tuesday 02/24/2015
Treynor boys rise above Shenandoah, eye state berth
Updated: March 11, 2015 - 5:59 pm

Scott Rucker knows that when his offense needs a spark, a good place to start is in the post.

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Students win Golden Key, Silver Key awards
Updated: February 27, 2015 - 5:14 pm

Winners of the Iowa Scholastic Art & Writing Awards were recently announced by the University of Iowa’s Belin-Blank Center.

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Market Gardeners Meet on March 6
Posted: February 24, 2015

All growers who are interested in selling at the farmer’s market in Clarinda are invited to attend an organizational meeting for the 2015 season. All past and future vendors will meet on March 6, at 4 p.m. at the Page County Extension office. The office is at 311 E. Washington St. in Clarinda. The agenda will include times of the farmer’s market, rules and regulations, and election of officers. If you have questions, but are unable to attend, call Jack McElroy at 660-729-4672.

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Two vehicle accident in Clarinda
Posted: February 24, 2015

On February 23, 2015, at approximately 4:11 PM, Deputies from the Page County Sheriff’s Office were requested to investigate an accident at the intersection of Lincoln Street and 21st Street in Clarinda, Ia.

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