Poweshiek County News

4/16/14 DRAKE LIBRARY TO HAVE CONTROLLED BURN


There will be a controlled burn on the south side of Drake Community Library in Grinnell tomorrow evening.

4/16/14 BOWL FOR KIDS' SAKE CELEBRATED 10TH ANNIVERSARY


29 teams consisting of 143 bowlers hit the lanes at the Bowladrome in Grinnell Saturday for the 10th annual Big Brothers Big Sisters Bowl for Kids' Sake.

4/16/14 BRANCHING OUT EVENT TO BE HELD IN GRINNELL


The public is invited to help plant trees next month at a Grinnell park.

4/15/14 NEW CT INSTALLED AT GRMC


Grinnell Regional Medical Center recently installed a new computed tomography or “C-T” scanner.

4/14/14 AFFORDABLE HOME OWNERSHIP GRANTS


More than three-point-four million dollars has been made available to advance affordable homeownership and rental opportunities for 80 Iowa families.

4/14/14 OUTSTANDING HIGH SCHOOL SENIORS TO BE HONORED


435 high school seniors from across Iowa…including from the Poweshiek Perimeter…will be honored this month at the Annual Governor's Scholar Recognition Ceremony.

4/14/14 CHAMBER SAYS DOWNTOWN VACANCY RATE IS LOW


Grinnell’s downtown vacancy rate is actually quite low.

4/14/14 RURAL MARSHALLTOWN HOME DESTROYED BY FIRE


A rural Marshalltown home was destroyed by a fast-moving fire Friday evening.

4/14/14 HEAVY RAINS, POSSIBLE FUNNEL CLOUDS REPORTED


HEAVY RAINS WERE REPORTED YESTERDAY AROUND THE AREA.

4/11/14 GRINNELL HIGH SCHOOL EVACUATED


Grinnell High School was evacuated for a short time yesterday afternoon.

4/11/14 DRY CONDITIONS PERSIST


Overall, dry conditions persist for most of Iowa.

4/10/14 GRMC DRUG TAKE-BACK


Grinnell residents can get rid of unwanted prescription drugs safely at an upcoming drug take-back.

4/10/14 DAILY 911 DISPATCH LOG


4/10/14 GRMC CHAPLAIN COMPLETES TRAINING


The Grinnell Regional Medical Center chaplain has completed training that allow him to expand the depth of spiritual services at the Medical Center.

4/10/14 SCHUBERT NAMED ASSISTANT VICE PRESIDENT OF ENTERPRISE CONTENT MANAGEMENT


Grinnell Mutual Reinsurance Company’s Business Information Services has a new vice president of Enterprise Content Management.

4/10/14 GRINNELL SCHOOL BOARD MEETS


THE GRINNELL SCHOOL BOARD LAST NIGHT APPROVED THE CERTIFIED BUDGET FOR THE UPCOMING FISCAL YEAR.

4/09/14 GRINNELL NAMED TREE CITY USA


GRINNELL HAS AGAIN BEEN NAMED A TREE CITY U.S.A. BY THE ARBOR DAY FOUNDATION.

4/09/14 GRINNELL SCHOOL BOARD TO MEET


THE GRINNELL SCHOOL BOARD THIS EVENING WILL CONSIDER APPROVING THE CERTIFIED BUDGET FOR THE UPCOMING FISCAL YEAR.

8/08/14 CITY COUNCIL RECEIVES RECOMMENDATIONS REGARDING VETERANS MEMORIAL BUILDI


THE GRINNELL CITY COUNCIL LAST NIGHT RECEIVED RECOMMENDATIONS REGARDING THE VETERANS’ MEMORIAL BUILDING. 

4/08/14 GRINNELL COLLEGE MINI-GRANTS AWARDED


Eleven local projects and initiatives will benefit from $34,000 in grant support this year from the Grinnell College Mini-Grant Program.

4/08/14 POWESHIEK COUNTY FARMERS SUPPORT LOCAL 4-H THROUGH AMERICA?S FARMERS GRO


Poweshiek County 4-H is getting a 25-hundred dollar donation, thanks to a local farm couple.

4/07/14 POWESHIEK COUNTY BOARD OF SUPERVISORS TABLE ZONE CHANGE REQUEST TO ALLOW


THE POWESHIEK COUNTY BOARD OF SUPERVISORS  RECENTLY TABLED A ZONE CHANGE REQUEST TO ALLOW AN LP GAS STORAGE FACILITY ON EWART ROAD SOUTH OF GRINNELL.

4/04/14 R AND C DEMOLITION PROCEEDING RAPIDLY


DEMOLITION WORK AT THE R AND C INDUSTRIES SITE ON THE WEST SIDE OF GRINNELL IS PROCEEDING RAPIDLY.

4/04/14 COUCH TO 5K IN NINE WEEKS


Grinnell Regional Medical Center is offering a program specifically for couch potatoes who want to get active.

4/04/14 POWESHIEK COUNTY ALLIANCE DISTRIBUTES $97K


97-THOUSAND DOLLARS HAS BEEN HANDED OUT TO 35 POWESHIEK COUNTY PROJECTS BY THE POWESHIEK COUNTY ALLIANCE.

4/03/14 CAR DRIVES THROUGH WINDOW OF DOWNTOWN BUSINESS


A CAR DROVE THROUGH THE WINDOW OF A DOWNTOWN GRINNELL BUSINESS THIS MORNING.  

4/02/14 GOV AND LT. GOV VISIT GRINNELL


GOVERNOR TERRY BRANSTAD AND LT. GOVERNOR KIM REYNOLDS WERE IN GRINNELL YESTERDAY. 

4/02/14 ERNST ANNOUNCES COUNTY LEADERSHIP TEAMS


A Republican candidate for U.S. Senate is gaining momentum.

3/26/14 DAILY 911 DISPATCH AND JAIL LOGS


 

3/19/14 DAILY 911 DISPATCH LOG


4/02/14 WATER SUMMARY-DRY TWO WEEKS-POWESHIEK COUNTY IN SEVERE DROUGHT


The past two weeks have been unusually dry across most of Iowa.