Saturday, July 27

Today is Saturday, July 27, the 208th day of 2013. There are 157 days left in the year. Highlights in history on this date: 1563 – French ar…

HUMANE SOCIETY

Helping out the Animals

The Humane Society of Freeborn County and its volunteers held its "Buckets on Broadway" fundraiser.

RAILWAY

County Eyes Abandon Railway

The county has made a 1.1 million dollar offer to acquire more than 12 miles of abandoned rail line from Union Pacific Railroad.

CANOE

PAGBRAI Rescheduled

The inaugural "Paddlers Annual Great Boat Ride across Iowa", or "PAGBRAI" has been rescheduled to the last weekend in September.