Indianola Independent Advocate - Headlines


Reading, writing and respect: How Indianola Schools weave life lessons into curriculum

It’s tricky to measure just how kind a school is. But teacher Katy Pedersen’s second-grade class at Irving Elementary is giving it a go, on… Read more

Heroes help heroes during Indianola blood drive

Rotary of Indianola adding night meetings in bid to grow group

When the Indianola Rotary Club set out to grow its membership it came up against one big obstacle. Read more


Barbara Colton, Indianola

Celebration of life visitation for Barbara Marie Colton, 73, of Indianola, will be held from 5 to 8 p.m., Thursday, August 22 at Overton Fu… Read more


College costs are complicated

We are hearing constantly about the cost of college and student debt. Some politicians are advocating free college tuition for all, meaning… Read more

Refinancing of city bond notes to save $200,000

Refinancing 2011E and 2012A - This week we heard from the City’s finance adviser, Mike Maloney of D.A. Davidson, that due to recent drops i… Read more

Upcoming Events

Golf: Boys Varsity vs. Linn-Mar (Away)

Type: Tournament Opponent: Linn-Mar Read more

Tot Splash Time

For children age 6 & under accompanied by an … Read more

Adult Lap Swim & Water Walking

Adults-only time for lap swimming and water walki… Read more



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Weather Today

Clearing skies late. Lows overnight in the low 60s.


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Clearing skies late. Lows overnight in the low 60s.

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Wind:NNE at 6 mph
Chance of Rain:20%
UV Index:0 Low
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