Nashua AM Update (March 3): N-P band, stray voltage trial and weekend events

Good morning, it’s Friday, March 3, 2023.


Today: Mostly sunny, with a high near 45. East wind 5 to 8 mph becoming north in the afternoon.

Tonight: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 27. Northwest wind around 7 mph.

Saturday: A chance of flurries before 11 a.m., then a chance of sprinkles between 11 a.m. and noon, then a chance of rain after noon. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 40. West wind 6 to 11 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.


Saturday, March 4

  • “6-on-6 Girls Basketball in Iowa” presentation, 10:30-11:30 a.m., Nashua Public Library. Program by Jennifer Sterling.

Sunday, March 5

  • Pancake Breakfast Pinewood Derby, 10 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. serving pancakes, 1 p.m. derby, at the Gateway to Northeast Iowa Welcome Center, by Nashua-Plainfield Pack 3057.


The Nashua-Plainfield junior and senior high bands held their spring concert last night. Pictured here is the high school band.

Photo courtesy of N-P Bands

Six Huskies attended the Dorian Band Festival at Luther College last weekend. The festival annually accepts about 500 student musicians from across the state nominated nominated by their band directors. They were divided into three honor bands that performed at the festival’s conclusion. N-P musicians participating were Madelyn Hennings, Hannah Percy, Aiden Sullivan, Cal Levi, Luke Paplow and Jordyn Frost, pictured below.

Courtesy of N-P Bands

AG NEWS: Pipeline company seeks do-over in stray voltage lawsuit

A Fayette County jury ruled in January that the pipeline company created a nuisance that caused significant harm to Vagts Dairy Farm and awarded the family business $475 million in damages. An online hearing on the post-trial motion by NNG asking for a new trial is scheduled to begin at 8:15 a.m. Monday, March 6, before District 5 Judge David Nelmark.

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