Guthrie County Vedette

It’s a company that deals with ever-changing technology, but two things seem to remain constant at the annual shareholders meeting of Panora Communications Cooperative. First, the firm normally shows a healthy profit. In 2016 it was $758,254, up nearly $90,000 from the previous year. (PCC provides...
As the parents of seven kids, Adam and Sarah Bartlett are no strangers to cooking for a crowd. Over the years as their family grew, the challenge was not keeping up with the increasing amount of people to cook for, or finding recipes everyone would like. Instead, it was finding time to actually...
There’s strength in numbers for the Panorama track and field teams in 2017. The Panther boys return 10 letter winners from a squad of 13 and have 30 boys on the roster this season, including 12 freshmen, six sophomores, nine juniors and three seniors. “Our numbers are significantly up this year,...
Perk up Panora, there’s a new coffee shop in town. Kristin Rumelhart opened the doors to Crafty’s Coffee & Gifts at 102 W. Main St. in Panora at 7:00 a.m. on March 20, and she served her first cup of coffee around 7:05.  “I didn’t know what to expect,” Rumelhart said after serving three Lattes...
Some of my favorite photos of Lake Panorama are those that have been taken from the window of an airplane. At least a couple of times, local residents have taken to the skies to capture sweeping aerial views of Lake Panorama and the surrounding area.  With the advent of remote controlled drones,...
Panorama senior football player Jeramy Randol has been selected for the 2017 all-star Iowa Shrine Bowl game. The Shrine Bowl game will be played on Saturday, July 29, at the University of Northern Iowa Dome in Cedar Falls. The Iowa Shrine Bowl Game is an all-star football game between selected pre-...
Most Twitter accounts use their 140 characters to “tweet” about the latest celebrity drama, or news stories that have gone viral. There are even still the occasional play-by-play tweets that narrate every waking minute of the user’s life, from what they are eating to what they are thinking. But a...
A project of a resident at Panora Specialty Care will allow homeless people to sleep a little more comfortably while also finding another use for old plastic shopping bags.  Kim Van Rheenen, a native of Osklaloosa, who moved to Panora Specialty Care over a year ago after suffering a stroke, has...
Although U.S. Rep. David Young, of Iowa’s Third District, set out to create an amicable atmosphere at his “pop up” town hall meeting on February 23 — by personally greeting people as they entered the Living History Farm’s Visitor’s Center, and filling his front row with children — the meeting had...
The scene was set at Raceway Park during its Spring Drag Race. A rainbow of cars packed the entryway in bumper-to-bumper fashion. Traffic directors waving orange flags controlled the surge of vehicles as they made their way into the stadium, and anxious drivers leaned against their rides while...

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