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A new beginning. A warped dance floor and waterlogged furnishings are among the items new owners will have to replace at the flood-damaged Fairyland building south of DeWitt. Wendy Jorgensen checks out the flood situation at the rear of the Fairyland property, where water was subsiding now that some of the building’s flood pumps are in operation. Photo by Jeremy Huss

Father, son team up to talk to fairgoers about honeybees
Honeybees throughout the United States are disappearing at an alarming rate.
Saturday, July 19, 2014
Calamus firefighters put new gear to use at rural fire
Donations are being accepted in the Calamus community for the family of William and Phyllis Erbst, whose home was heavily damaged by fire last week.
Saturday, July 19, 2014
Parish family says goodbye to St. Anne Catholic Church
Today, Meghan Feldman and Michael Strohman, both of DeWitt, will be married at St. Anne Catholic Church in Welton.
Saturday, July 19, 2014
Cal-Wheat boosts superintendent's salary 2.2 percent
Calamus-Wheatland Community Schools superintendent Lonnie Luepker will receive a $2,500 salary increase, the school board decided Monday.
Saturday, July 19, 2014
New owners aim to revive Fairyland Park Ballroom
Lance and Wendy Jorgensen know they have a lot of hard work cut out for them, but with enough time, effort and investment, they hope to restore the flood-damaged Fairyland Park Ballroom property to its former glory.
Saturday, July 19, 2014
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