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  • New windows, kitchen renovation among latest updates at Historical Home

    posted on Friday, January 17, 2020 It's going to be another busy year at the Parkersburg Historical Home in 2020, with some renovations already underway and a 50th anniversary celebration planned for August.

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  • House fire contained on Dec. 30

    posted on Monday, January 13, 2020 Parkersburg and Aplington Fire Departments were called to a house fire in the 100 Block of Highway 57, Parkersburg on Dec. 30 at about 4:18 a.m. Firefighters were on the scene for about three hours, and managed to contain the fire into one main room of the house, which suffered ceiling and roof damage.

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  • MidWestOne distributes funds to three local organizations

    posted on Friday, January 3, 2020 PARKERSBURG- Throughout the year, MidWestOne Bank employees have contributed $10 a week for the privilege of wearing jeans on Fridays. Now that 2019 is coming to an end, they're giving that money back in the form of donations totaling over $900 to three local organizations as voted on by the community.

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  • Parkersburg council approves water, sewer rate increases

    posted on Wednesday, December 11, 2019 PARKERSBURG - The Parkersburg city council voted unanimously to approve an increase in the base rates for water and sewer services after a brief public hearing at Monday night's regular meeting.

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  • Students join in prayer for the A-P community

    posted on Wednesday, December 4, 2019 Students join in prayer for their community on a weekly basis at Aplington-Parkersburg High School. Community members are encouraged to leave prayer requests in designated boxes at locations around town.

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