Poweshiek County News

7/05/14 BROWNFIELD AG AWARD RECIPIENTS


This year’s Poweshiek County Brownfield Ag Award recipients have been selected.

7/22/14 COUNTY UNEMPLOYMENT RATE GOES UP


THE UNEMPLOYMENT RATE LAST MONTH IN POWESHIEK COUNTY WAS UP FROM THE PREVIOUS MONTH.

7/18/14 RIDICULOUS DAY


The Grinnell Area Chamber of Commerce annual Ridiculous Day is tomorrow. 

7/18/14 GRMC AUXILIARY BALL DROP RESULTS


More than two-thousand-100 golf balls recently dropped from a helicopter at Oakland Acres Golf Course resulted in more than nine-thousand-800 dollars being raised.

7/18/14 FOUR GRINNELL STUDENTS ARE DNR ART AND POETRY CONTEST WINNERS


Thirty-six Iowa students, including four from Grinnell, have been announced as the winners, runner-ups or honorable mentions, in the 2014 Iowa River of Words Environmental Poetry and Art Contest.

7/18/14 ANNUAL CHIP SEALING


The annual street chip sealing…also known as Seal Coating…is scheduled to begin Monday, July 28th.

7/17/14 GRINNELL REGIONAL MEDICAL CENTER GETS $20,000 GRANT FROM MONSANTO SITE


Grinnell Regional Medical Center has received a 20-thousand dollar grant from the Monsanto Fund.

7/17/14 ST. FRANCIS MANOR TO HOST FBI PRESENTATION


SAINT FRANCIS MANOR AND SEELAND PARK WILL BE HOSTING “FBI FILES.”

7/17/14 BROOKLYN MAN ARRESTED FOR CHILD ENDANGERMENT


A BROOKLYN MAN HAS BEEN ARRESTED FOR CHILD ENDANGERMENT.

7/15/14 MALCOM MAN KILLED IN TRACTOR-CAR ACCIDENT


A MALCOM MAN WAS KILLED IN A TRACTOR- CAR ACCIDENT ON OLD SIX ROAD LAST NIGHT.

7/15/14 VETERANS’ MEMORIAL COMMISSION MEETS


THE VETERANS’ MEMORIAL COMMISSION AGREES THAT THERE IS A NEED FOR RESTROOM FACILITIES IN CENTRAL PARK.

4/11/17 BETTER HEALTH CLASS OFFERED IN SUMMER


Grinnell Regional Medical Center Public Health will offer the “Better Choices, Better Health” workshop at the end of the month.

4/11/14 PREPARING FOR SCHOOL INCLUDES VACCINATIONS


It’s still July, but it’s already time to be getting ready for school…and that includes vaccinations.

7/09/14 GRINNELL-NEWBURG SCHOOL BOARD TO MEET


THE GRINNELL-NEWBURG SCHOOL BOARD THIS EVENING WILL DISCUSS LEGISLATIVE PRIORITIES FOR THE IOWA ASSOCIATION OF SCHOOL BOARDS.

7/08/14 GRINNELL MUTUAL JOINS THE GLOBAL INSURANCE ACCELERATOR


Grinnell Mutual is participating in the Global Insurance Accelerator initiative for insurance-based startup companies. It’s a new initiative through the Greater Des Moines Partnership.

7/09/14 NEW STAFF, STRATEGIC PLAN FOR AHRENS FOUNDATION


The Claude W. and Dolly Ahrens Foundation has a new staff member, has promoted another, and has adopted a new strategic plan to guide its activities during the next three years.