3 hrs ago
Vilsack in Iowa to announce new product grants
U.S. Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack is returning to Iowa to announce federal grants designed to encourage development of new value-added farm products and to discuss other rural development funding programs.
3 hrs ago
KCCI-TV Des Moines
The grass is still greener
Cooler temperatures and several timely rains in the past month have made a difference in grass staying greener throughout August.
6 hrs ago
Tama County Jail Bookings & Arrests
Note: Arrest or citation for a crime is not a determination of guilt. Guilt or innocence is always determined in a court of law.
6 hrs ago
Hughes asks Toledo Council's support for cancer treatment center
CEO of Marshalltown Medical and Surgical Center, John Hughes was present at the Aug. 11 Toledo City Council meeting to discuss plans for a new cancer treatment center in Marshalltown as well as a new site for a cancer clinic in Toledo.
Wed Aug 20, 2014
Orthopaedic Surgeon Joins Virginia Gay Hospital
Don't ignore those nagging aches and pains! Too many times people experience long term, chronic, aches and pains in their knees, hips, wrists and shoulders and figure they'll get better over time.
Fri Aug 15, 2014
A service honoring Margaret's life will be held at 10:30 a.m. on Monday, August 18, at the United Methodist Church in Gowrie.
Tama Co. Supervisors By: Joyce Wiese
Donna Sampson with Region 6 Planning met with Tama County Supervisors Dan Anderson and Larry Vest, Kendall Jordan being absent, Monday morning discussing the Region 6 Housing Trust Fund.
The Senate Side-Senator Steve Sodders-Teacher Leaders Strengthen Classroom Instruction
Research shows a correlation between a school's ability to keep good teachers and student achievement.
Thu Aug 14, 2014
Mary Ellen Johnson
Mary Ellen Johnson, 71, of Tama passed away Wednesday, August 13, 2014 at the Iowa River Hospice Home in Marshalltown.
Mon Aug 11, 2014
WHO-TV Des Moines
Veterans Honored at Iowa State Fair
Monday marked Veterans Day at the Iowa State Fair today and that meant a big parade down the Grand Concourse.
Rodney "Buzz" Croskey
Rodney "Buzz" Croskey, age 57, of the Iowa Veterans Home, joined in his families heavenly poker game on Sunday afternoon, Aug. 10, 2014, while getting ready to watch the races.
WHO-TV Des Moines
AGRIBUSINESS: Public Schools Sourcing In Local Food
With new school meal standards, there's a growing interest in sourcing fresh fruits and vegetables regionally and locally.
Sat Aug 09, 2014
Fri Aug 08, 2014
Robert Dean Kratoska
Funeral services for Robert Dean Kratoska, 73, Chelsea, were Thursday, Aug. 7, 2014, at St. Micheal's Catholic Church, Belle Plaine, with Deacon Joe Behounek officiating.
Marguerite Youngbear-Bass, 67, of Tama passed away Thursday, Aug. 7, 2014, at her home on the Meskwaki Settlement under the care of Iowa River Hospice.
The Dysart Reporter
For the morel of it
Morel mushroom hunters are a rare breed. They get so excited about them that even wooden mushrooms get them going.
Wed Aug 06, 2014
Judge Denies Request To Block Marshalltown Football Suspension
A judge has denied a Marshalltown teenager's request to temporarily block a three-game football suspension that was imposed as punishment for the display of what administrators called a white power sign.
Tue Aug 05, 2014
Student seeks injunction in white power dispute
A Marshalltown high school student is seeking a court injunction to block a three-game football suspension he received after making a "W'' hand signal that school administrators say illustrated support for white power.
Mon Aug 04, 2014
Mary Jo Mullen
Mary Jo Mullen, 66, Toledo, passed away Thursday, July 31, 2014, at the Iowa River Hospice Home in Marshalltown.