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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.

4/02/14 LEGIS-MAXWELL SUPPORTS INCREASE IN VOLUNTEER EMS TAX CREDIT


Area Representative Dave Maxwell supported a bill that increases the tax credit for volunteer firefighter and volunteer emergency medical services personnel.

4/02/14 NEW EXHIBITION TO OPEN AT ARTS CENTER


A new gallery exhibition opens tomorrow at the Grinnell Arts Center.

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.