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The Guthrie Center Chamber of Commerce held a ribbon cutting ceremony on June 21 for a new business in town — It’s YOUR Time, LLC, owned by Chelsea and Kyle Coffman.

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At the front of the Guthrie County Fairgrounds event center, boots of different shapes and sizes were lined up.

The display represented how cancer does not just affect one type of person.

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This Saturday Guthrie County is celebrating “20 Years of Stompin’ Out Cancer.”

Long thought to be a reality, an electronic message board at Panorama High School may lose out to a new scoreboard at the athletic complex.

These were the options given the Panorama Community school board last Monday evening by Superintendent Shawn Holloway. No decision was made. 

Sheriff’s office.


12:56 a.m. — Deputy responded to a report of a suspicious person in Guthrie Center.

6:15 a.m. — Panora Ambulance responded to a medical call in Panora.

A variety of items were on the agenda at the Panora city council meeting last Tuesday.

For several years the city engaged in an extensive mandatory sidewalk repair and replacement program. A check showed only one property needs further repair.

A consulting firm — The Samuels Group — told the Guthrie County Board of Supervisors last Tuesday the proposed new county jail has an estimated $8,092,437 price tag.

Earlier the architect — Shive Hattery — had placed costs at $6,775,000 for the project. 

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Bob and Betty White have lived on Lake Panorama’s Christmas Tree Point for more than 30 years. Their first house on Andrews Terrace was purchased in 1987, and they split time between there and Urbandale. By 1992, they were living fulltime in a waterfront home they had built nearby.