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Stories from Thursday, April 17, 2008

Galva-Holstein anticipating new Performing Arts Center (04/17/08)
Hope to begin construction in July, open in Spring 2009 The Galva-Holstein school, like most schools in smaller Norhhwest iowa towns, has been using their school gymnasium to present school plays, banquets, and other school and city events ever since the school was built. ...
Maple River Energy Biodiesel Plant under construction (04/17/08)
Seeing the need for alternative energy sources, a group of 234 shareholders formed Maple River Energy, L.L.C., and purchased 28 acres from Quad County Corn Processors to build a biodiesel plant to crush soybeans and manufacture diodiesel fuel. Maple Rivery Energy's goals are to control oil feedstock, purchase soybeans from area growers, crush 3 to 5 million bushels of Iowa soybeans, producing 75,000 tons of soybean meal,...
"Nana" has a way around the kitchen (04/17/08)
Holstein's Delores Witt loves cooking, and she loves her family. The talented artist managed to combine her two passions with the publication of a cookbook, called "Nana's Way." Witt organized the many recipes she had collected through the years and published the cookbook, complete with her hand-painted chapter title pages, intending it for her grandchildren. ...