Category - Special Events

Figgner sells lifetime collection

Dave Figgner’s lifetime collection of about 200 toy tractors and farm equipment was sold at auction Sunday, Feb. 21, at the Boone County Event Center along with items...

Farmland sells at $8,100/acre

Although little Boone County farmland has sold in recent months, the price per acre remains strong.
At an auction Monday, Feb. 22, a quarter section of irrigated land...

FFA Week events set at Boone Central

Special events for National FFA Week are coming up at Boone Central High School, Feb. 21-28.
Boone Central FFA will be sponsoring the following special events next...

Annual Polar Bear Dip set at Cedar Rapids

Cedar Cares for Kids has announced that the 12th annual Toma Rutten Memorial Polar Bear Dip will be held Saturday, Feb. 27, at Mel’s Landing north of Cedar Rapids.
The...

Local talent shines at Jan. 31 concert

More than 120 area residents turned out for a special concert featuring local talent at the Zion Lutheran Church in Albion last Sunday afternoon, Jan. 31.
The concert...