On Jan. 5, staff and residents of River Bend Retirement Community in Cascade were injected with their first round of the Pfizer COVID-19 vaccine. The process began early in the morning with preparation and paperwork.
The Western Dubuque School district is currently conducting studies to improve the school experience for non-English speakers through growing its English Language Learners program, (ELL).
A belief that middle school students should experience a wide variety of classes and activities has led to an assortment of different opportunities for students at Drexler Middle/Intermediate School.
Iowa Republican Gov. Kim Reynolds and four aides helped make a marketing video for a Utah company that was awarded no-bid contracts for work on the coronavirus pandemic, a move that has raised allegations of favoritism and improper use of public resources.
Frosted winter river
The Cascade girls’ basketball team is off and running out of the holiday break as the Cougars earned three wins to improve to 9-4 for the season and now find themselves in second place in the River Valley Conference North Division at 8-3, two games behind Bellevue.
Cascade’s wrestling team started 2021 with two victories at home, defeating Durant, 45-25, and Tipton, 42-39, on Senior Night, Jan. 7.