This was not supposed to be the way their season year was supposed to go.
The Iowa Department of Education last week provided guidance to schools as they reopen, and the report that said schools should not screen students and staff upon entering buildings or requiring face coverings generated protest among the state’s t
Start with the good news: The New Hampton softball team showed off a little power as it went 2-1 last week.
It was a long time coming, but New Hampton High School’s seniors finally got their day. Call it Commencement, Part II.
Dan Stepan couldn’t help but chuckle when asked about the milestone win his Turkey Valley baseball team gave him last Tuesday. So coach, win No. 300, great players or old age?
Chickasaw County recorded another five positive tests of COVID-19 this week, and the county’s public health director is asking residents to follow social distancing guidelines when they are out and about.

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The Iowa Department of Education last week provided guidance to schools as they reopen, and the report that said schools should not screen students and staff upon entering buildings or requiring face coverings generated protest among the state’s teachers and administrators “The Iowa Department of...
It was a long time coming, but New Hampton High School’s seniors finally got their day. Call it Commencement, Part II. Forty-two days after they took part in a virtual ceremony, the members of the Class of 2020 finally had their day in the sun. And we mean that literally as a short ceremony was...
Chickasaw County recorded another five positive tests of COVID-19 this week, and the county’s public health director is asking residents to follow social distancing guidelines when they are out and about. The five new cases include one in the 0-17 age group, one in the 18-40 age group, one in the...
New Hampton School Board President Joe Rosonke said he and his fellow board members had one thing in mind when they approved student fees for the 2020-21 school year during its monthly meeting last week. “We know there are a lot of people going through a lot of stresses this year,” he said, “and we...
There will be a Chickasaw County 4-H and FFA Achievement Show in 2020. And it will be held at the Big Four Fairgrounds in Nashua, or at least most of it will After that, it won’t look anything like past shows. “Maybe one of the advantages I have is I wasn’t here for last year’s fair,” Chickasaw...
While Father’s Day might look a little different this year, first-time fathers Bruce Ohrt and Justin Adam are heading into the day with nothing but grateful hearts. Last month the Tribune caught up with their wives, Jamie Ohrt and Jenny Adam, both teachers, to see what the Mother’s Day holiday...

 

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This was not supposed to be the way their season year was supposed to go. OK, that may be the biggest “duh” statement written on the pages of the Tribune, but we’re not talking about missing the last two months of school, not having prom, going through a virtual commencement and having a live...
Start with the good news: The New Hampton softball team showed off a little power as it went 2-1 last week. The bad news? The Chickasaws still have a ways to go to catch the elite teams of the Northeast Iowa Conference after falling to Crestwood 10-2 on Friday night. The loss came after the...
Dan Stepan couldn’t help but chuckle when asked about the milestone win his Turkey Valley baseball team gave him last Tuesday. So coach, win No. 300, great players or old age? “Probably a little of both,” he said. “It does mean I’ve been doing this for a long time, but I think it also says...
New Hampton softball coach Lisa Rude talks with her team between innings in last week's game against Waukon. (Bob Fenske/Tribune)
Kiersten Tenge figured she and her teammates would be nervous when New Hampton opened the abbreviated 2020 softball season last week. She figured right, but after getting rid of the nerves in the season opener — a tough 1-0 loss to Waverly-Shell Rock — the Chickasaws bounced back with an impressive...

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