Michael Blockhus meets the media after winning his third state title Saturday night.
New Hampton/Turkey Valley's Michael Blockhus wrapped up a perfect season and a brilliant high school career as he dominated Ballard's Jarrett Miller to claim the Class 2A 138-pound state title Saturday night.
Three New Hampton/Turkey Valley seniors capped their stellar careers with victories and helped the Chickasaws move into second place at the Class 2A state wrestling tournament Saturday. 
Every year, thousands of people lose money — from a few dollars to a life’s savings — to phone and computer scams.
New Hampton/Turkey Valley's Michael Blockhus will seek a third individual state title on Saturday night.
The good news is that New Hampton/Turkey Valley’s Michael Blockhus will wrestle for a third individual state title on Saturday night.
Nashua-Plainfield High School Principal Scott Striegel was excited to announce KIMT’s Golden Apple award winner, Nashua-Plainfield’s own Sam Brown.
When New Hampton Kindergarten teacher Lynn Ries first started teaching 40 years ago, she didn’t imagine the possibility of a student attending class remotely.
Michael Blockhus meets the media after winning his third state title Saturday night.
New Hampton/Turkey Valley's Michael Blockhus will seek a third individual state title on Saturday night.

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Every year, thousands of people lose money — from a few dollars to a life’s savings — to phone and computer scams. According to the Federal Trade Commission, many people believe they’re too smart to get scammed, and don’t realize how manipulative the con artists can be to even the most wary...
Nashua-Plainfield High School Principal Scott Striegel was excited to announce KIMT’s Golden Apple award winner, Nashua-Plainfield’s own Sam Brown. Tuesday morning the school was buzzing about the winter pep rally honoring girls and boys basketball, wrestling, speech and band, with all the great...
When New Hampton Kindergarten teacher Lynn Ries first started teaching 40 years ago, she didn’t imagine the possibility of a student attending class remotely. “No, I didn’t,” she chuckled. My, how times have changed. Ries’s classroom has recently been equipped with a piece of technology called a...
A Chickasaw County woman has claimed a $100,000 lottery prize. Maria Janssen, 65, of Nashua was in shock after she claimed the 16th of 17 top prizes of $100,000 available in the lottery’s “$100,000 Mega Crossword” scratch game. “Counted it, the numbers, and recounted it,” Janssen explained. “Took...
Throw out that packaged chicken salad you picked up at Fareway.  It could be contaminated with salmonella. Fareway Stores pulled a chicken salad sold at all its locations, including New Hampton, from its shelves after being contacted this week by the Iowa Department of Public Health about cases of...
Iowa’s governor had some relatively good news for Iowa schools — especially rural districts — during a stop in Chickasaw County last week. Republican Kim Reynolds said she believes that when the 2018 Legislature heads home later this spring, it will have given an increase — albeit a small one — to...

 

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New Hampton/Turkey Valley's Michael Blockhus will seek a third individual state title on Saturday night.
The good news is that New Hampton/Turkey Valley’s Michael Blockhus will wrestle for a third individual state title on Saturday night.The bad news? It was an up-and-down day for the Chickasaws at the Class 2A traditional state tournament, and NH/TV will need the stars to almost perfectly align if...
Michael Blockhus kept his hopes of winning three state titles alive with a second-period pin in the opening round of the state tournament.
New Hampton/Turkey Valley kept eight of its nine wrestlers alive after the first session of the Class 2A state wrestling tournament, and five Chickasaws remain on the front side of th bracket.Michael Blockhus (138), Noah Fye (145), Cale Reicks (160) and Areon Day (220) all recorded first-round pins...
The heartbreak started early in New Hampton’s regional girls basketball game Wednesday. In the first minute, in fact. That’s when Isabel Leichtman went to the floor with a knee injury, and she wouldn’t return. Not having its leading scorer in the game — against a team that’s ranked fourth in Class...
The second time was just as nice as the first. And New Hampton/Turkey Valley can now call itself the two-time defending Class 2A state dual-meet tournament champions. The Chickasaws won five of the final seven bouts to erase a 21-14 deficit and beat Clarion-Goldfield-Dows 42-30 Wednesday night and...

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