News

One by one, they made their way to the microphone on Tuesday night.They made their pitches for an expanded vocational agriculture and industrial technology center. They made their cases for a new wrestling room. Yet, when the proverbial dust settled, the New Hampton School Board decided to stand...
New Hampton Elementary School first-graders got a surprise on Monday, and it came from the Easter Bunny, no less.He had dropped off a bunch of “Peeps” that weren’t quite ready to be “hatched” and asked the students if they would take care of them for him.Peeps, of course, are the marshmallow...
National History Day
The National History Day district contest is always a bit of a bittersweet affair for Suzy Turner, and 2018 certainly wasn’t the exception.Nashua-Plainfield had 14 students qualify nine projects for next month’s state contest during the district meet that was held in Waterloo last Thursday...
Sinnwells plowing
It took until spring, but all of a sudden, the winter of 2017-18 doesn’t appear all that lame anymore as the Nashua area was hit with the biggest snowstorm of the season this past weekend.“It’s been a crazy storm,” said National Weather Service meteorologist Tom Stangeland. “You guys got dumped on...
Courtesy of Jendro Sanitation
The Floyd-Mitchell-Chickasaw Landfill has banned corrugated cardboard in trash containers. Going forward, clean corrugated cardboard will ONLY be allowed in recycling and NOT in the trash, residential nor commercial dumpsters.Trash loads containing corrugated cardboard will be fined, and if not...
New Hampton High School
Property owners in New Hampton Community Schools will see their tax rates drop in 2018-19, if the School Board approves the district’s proposed budget next month.Superintendent Jay Jurrens walked board members through the proposed budget and tax levy during last week’s board meeting.“The reality is...
As church leaders busily composed sermons for Easter Sunday, they took time to give a taste of what was in the works.Most know the narrative.The overall commemoration of the passion and resurrection of Jesus begins with Palm Sunday, followed by the last supper, his passion and death on Good Friday...
The annual audit of Chickasaw County showed the county with little debt, with a steady tax rate the last three years, and favorable property valuations with ag land as a large segment.Mental health income declined nearly 17 percent leaving a decreased ending balance. The roads budget increased in...
Lemar Chester
People packed the stands in the Plainfield School gym, 87 signed in, and several offered comment at a listening session Tuesday, March 27 on the divisive issue the Nashua-Plainfield School Board is studying.“The board would like your input on the potential possibility of closing the Plainfield...
Main Street, for a short while, becomes a divided highway in New Hampton Saturday morning.
Junior Mai has seen plenty of snowstorms through the years as an employee of the New Hampton Street Department.The early spring storm that hit Chickasaw County Saturday wasn’t the worst, but it certainly ranked right up there.And it was definitely the biggest storm to hit the area this season.“It’s...

Pages

New Hampton Tribune

10 North Chestnut Ave
New Hampton, IA 50659
Phone: (641) 394-2111
Email: tribune@nhtrib.com

Sign Up For Breaking News

Stay informed on our latest news!

Manage my subscriptions

Subscribe to Tribune Newsletter feed
Comment Here