Cynthia Stoner

Donald E. Young – Private Family Services

Donald E. Young, 83 of rural Viola, died Sunday, November 29, 2020 at the University of Iowa Hospital & Clinics, Iowa City from complications of COVID-19. A Private Family Mass will be held at St. Anthony’s Catholic Church. Burial will…

Help Brighten The Holidays For Area Nursing Home Residents

You can help area nursing home residents have a great Christmas by donating gifts. There are 93 residents in the local nursing homes at this time. Please drop off donations at Morrison’s Market in Viola or NPL Tax & Accounting…

General Grind and Machine

GGM is looking for machine operators and welders on its Monday – Thursday, 5 p.m. – 3 a.m. shift. Pay is based on experience plus 10% more for shift differential. Benefits include Medical, Dental, Vision, Life, Disability, Accident, Critical Illness,…

The Edge Of Country Comes To You This Sunday

The Edge of Country comes to you every Sunday night at 6 p.m. Since 2014, The Edge of Country features the music you just don’t hear on FM radio. Join host Kyle McEwen this Sunday for a great new show! The…

Essley-Noble Museum Temporarily Closed

As of Fri., Nov. 20, the museum is closed due to COVID-19 restrictions.   Starting in November, hours of operation for the Essley-Noble Museum in Aledo will change! Winter hours for November and December will be as follows: Friday –…

Mercer County Retired Teachers Scholarship Announcement

The Mercer County Retired Teachers Association announces it annual Scholarship Program again this year. The program is designed to support Mercer County students who are planning to enter the teaching profession. Multiple scholarships up to $1,000 may be awarded in…

Baseball Is Back!

St. Louis Cardinals baseball returns to the WRMJ airwaves this Friday, July 24! The home opener against the Pittsburgh Pirates starts at 6:20 p.m.

Viola Public Library Moving To New Building

Viola Public Library District is moving to the new building at 1701 17th Street. It will take some time to get everything set up and ready to go, so keep watching Facebook and the website to find out when you…

Edwards River Public Library Opens Monday, July 6

Edwards River Public Library, Aledo is going back to regular hours starting Mon., July 6 — MWF: 9 a.m. to 6 p.m., TTH: 9 a.m. to 7 p.m., Sat: 9 a.m. to 2 p.m., Sun: Closed. Key library services return:…