Poweshiek County News

12/17/14 BGM SCHOOL BOARD APPROVES BUS PURCHASE


The B-G-M school district is getting a new school bus.
 

12/17/14 Grinnell College alums seek justice in cold murder case


A Grinnell College student was kidnapped and killed 22-years ago. The crime remains unsolved, and The Task Force for Tammy wants to jump-start the investigation.
 

12/17/14 A DICKENS CHRISTMAS CAROL OPENS THIS WEEKEND


THE GRINNELL COMMUNITY THEATER WILL STAGE A CHRISTMAS COMEDY THIS WEEKEND. 
 

12/17/14 BUSY GRINNELL INTERSECTION TO BE CLOSED FOR CONSTRUCTION THIS SPRING


ONE OF GRINNELL’S BUSIEST INTERSECTIONS WILL BE CLOSED THIS SPRING FOR RECONSTRUCTION WORK. 
 

12/15/14 GRINNELL POLICE INVESTIGATING BURGLARIES


GRINNELL POLICE ARE INVESTIGATING A SERIES OF BURGLARIES.
 

12/15/14 GRINNELL CITY COUNCIL TO MEET


THE GRINNELL CITY COUNCIL THIS EVENING WILL CONSIDER A CAMPBELL FUND SPECIAL REQUEST FROM THE COMMUNITY MEAL.
 

12/15/14 DECEMBER CONTINUES MUCH WARMER THAN NORMAL


DECEMBER CONTINUES TO BE A MUCH WARMER THAN NORMAL MONTH.
 

12/12/14 Pioneer Bookshop aims to raise $2,000 to support Grinnell High School l


Shopping at the Pioneer Bookshop throughout December helps support the Grinnell High School library.

12/12/14 Healthcare Insurance Marketplace Open for Enrollment


Open enrollment for the Health Insurance Marketplace continues through February 15th.
 

12/12/14 DECEMBER WARMER THAN USUAL


AFTER A MUCH COLDER THAN NORMAL NOVEMBER, GRINNELL IS HAVING A MUCH WARMER THAN NORMAL DECEMBER.
 

12/12/14 GRINNELL WOMAN CHARGED WITH DRUG POSSESSION


A GRINNELL WOMAN IS CHARGED WITH POSSESSION OF ILLEGAL DRUGS.
 

12/12/14 Area Businesses and Individuals Pledge $15,000 to Support GRMC Campaign


Three Grinnell businesses have made significant donations to the Moving at the Speed of Life comprehensive campaign for Grinnell Regional Medical Center.
 

12/11/14 MONTEZUMA APPROVES NEW GYM PLANS


The Montezuma School Board has approved the initial plans for a new competition gym for the high school.

12/11/4 Maxwell Appointed Committee Vice Chair


Republican Representative Dave Maxwell has been appointed to serve as the Vice Chairman of the House Ways and Means committee.
 

12/11/14 Poweshiek County Alliance 2015 Grant Applications Are Available


The Poweshiek County Alliance Committee is accepting applications for the 2015 grant round.
 

12/10/14 DOWNTOWN APARTMENTS GOOD FOR DOWNTOWN BUSINESSES


More downtown apartments are good for downtown businesses.
 

12/09/14 Grinnell Mutual offers 60 Road to Success Scholarships in 2015


Grinnell Mutual Reinsurance Company and its independent agents will award 60 Road to Success Scholarships of $1,000 each to college-bound high school seniors in 2015.

12/08/14 Donor Issues Challenge for Postels Building


An anonymous donor is challenging community supporters to help renovate the exterior of the building that houses all of Grinnell Regional Medical Center’s wellness programs. 
 

12/08/14 SCHOOL BOARD CONTINUES INPUT PROCESS TONIGHT


Residents in the Grinnell Newburg School district will have a chance to give
input on the look and design of the new middle school and new elementary school.
 

12/08/14 Hospital Wing Dedication Planned


A family legacy will be honored as Grinnell Regional Medical Center hosts a dedication for the Marion A. Jones Patient Care Wing next Thursday.
 

12/04/14 Shop at Pioneer Bookshop in December to support Grinnell High School li


Shoppers can help Grinnell High School students by making purchases this month at the Pioneer Bookshop.
 

12/04/14 GHS Debaters Win CIDL Championship, Earn All-Conference Honors


The Grinnell High School Varsity debate team recently won the Central Iowa Debate League Championship.

12/04/14 GRMC Auxiliary Decks the Halls with Annual Wreath Raffle


The halls of the hospital are decked with more than 40 holiday wreaths.
 

12/04/14 Grinnell Mutual sets new record for United Way campaign


Grinnell Mutual employees gave more than $40,000 in pledges and contributions during the company’s United Way fundraising campaign this fall… a new record.
 

12/04/14 VETERANS' MEMORIAL COMMISSION TO MOVE AHEAD WITH BUILDING RENOVATION


Grinnell’s Veterans’ Memorial Commission is moving ahead with renovating the Veterans’ Memorial Building.
 

12/03/14 SCHOOL BOARD TO BEGIN INPUT PROCESS TONIGHT


The Grinnell Newburg School Board this evening will begin the process of receiving community input on the look and design of the new middle school.