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Jill Johnson runs for mayor

Jill Johnson runs for mayor

September 11, 2013

Indianola residents can now experience extended public transit hours

by Steffi Lee

February 11, 2013

Filed under Indianola News, News

Indianola now has extended hours of service from the HIRTA Public Transit. The Heart of Iowa Regional Transit Agency, or HIRTA, provides door-to-door public transportation to seven Iowa counties: Jasper, Madison, Story, Warren, Boo...

Large crowd gathers to end the isms.

by Ryan Rohlf

April 7, 2012

Filed under Campus News, Indianola News, News

Students took a stand to End the Isms this past Friday as they gathered to rally against the pressing issues of racism, sexism, classism, ageism, homophobia and more. The Living the Dream: March to End the Isms is in its ninth ...

Indianola resident allegedly involved in homicide-suicide

by Katie Anthony/Editor-in-chief Sylvia Koss/Social media and copy editor

March 25, 2012

Filed under Indianola News, News

Update: The Des Moines Register reports that Kelli Sly slit her wrists prior to running her vehicle into the concrete pillar and likely gave her son, Gavin, an overdose of medication for the purpose of allegedly killing him. ...

C Street vote delayed by an Iowa Code

by Alex McCarty & Chelsea Winegard

March 20, 2012

Filed under Campus News, Indianola News

The Indianola City Council has postponed the vote on Simpson’s C Street proposal due to a last minute mention of an Iowa Code. The Indianola City Council met for a study session on Monday, March 12 where it planned to discu...

Mediacom is going digital, changes made at Simpson

by Amanda Hintgen

March 13, 2012

Filed under Campus News, Indianola News, News

As of March 27, all of Simpson’s TV channels will be digital, due to an upgrade by Mediacom. “Since the start of the new year, all January and February, we have been trying to inform customers by sending them letters or havi...