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    Falcon grapplers send team, individuals to sectionals

    The 2016–17 season continues to be a seminal year for the Brookwood wrestling team, as the Falcons are headed to the team sectional for the second time in school history after winning Saturday’s regional at Royall.

    Brookwood boys basketball suffers back-to-back losses

    Despite a strong 56–33 win over Hillsboro last week, the Brookwood boys basketball team suffered tough losses to Bangor and Westby on opposite ends of the weekend.

    Nelson, Falcons finish sweep of Royall

    Scenic Bluffs Conference scoring leader Allyson Nelson led all scorers with 22 in last week’s 63–35 win over Royall.

  • Archives

  • C&NW Depot in Norwalk, 1906 and 1970

    December 1st, 2016
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    The Chicago & Northwestern ceased all operations on the line between Elroy and Sparta in July 1964.


    Picture from the past: Remembering on Thanksgiving

    November 23rd, 2016
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    Here is a photo of the Ontario senior-citizens group in 1991. It is believed just two are left now.


    Picture from the past

    November 16th, 2016
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    A truck parked outside the Kendall Co-op Exchange in the 1960s […]


    A stroll through Kendall’s 1937 yearbook

    October 6th, 2016
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    The following photos, along with the account of a class trip, are excerpts from the 1937 Kendall yearbook.


    Leo Woods, circa 1919

    September 27th, 2016
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    Pictured is the late Leo Woods of Ontario at his grandmother Sarah Budde’s residence in about 1919.


  • Ontario CCC barrack

    September 21st, 2016
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    Taken in the 1930s, this photo shows the interior of a barrack at the Civilian Conservation Corp camp near Ontario.


    Glendale school, 1940s

    September 7th, 2016
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    This photo depicts a classroom in the town of Glendale in the 1940s.


    Ontario High School, 1908

    August 31st, 2016
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    Pictured is Ontario High School in 1908. Once located on Church Street, the building was demolished in 1980, and a multipurpose school building was built it its place.


    Norwalk Tractor Pull, 1969

    August 17th, 2016
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    In this photo from 1969, Jenny Muehlenkamp of Norwalk takes part in the Norwalk Tractor Pull.


    Norwalk Tractor Pull, 1971

    August 3rd, 2016
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    In 1971, Ruth Noth of Norwalk and her 19-month-old daughter, Mary Ellen, wait for the weigh-in at the Norwalk Tractor Pull.