Jasper County News

Records In County Recorder’s Office To Be Digitized

The Jasper County Board of Supervisors accepted two contracts today to digitize records in the County Recorder’s office. The contracts total 244-thousand 515-dollars. County Recorder Denise Allen told the Supervisors this effort was initiated a couple of years ago by former longtime County ...

Mine Drug Investigation Produces Suspended Prison Terms For A 64 Year old Newton Man

A 64 year old Newton man arrested last fall for Illegally possessing a gun and drugs, has been given suspended 10 and 5 year prison terms. Leonard “Lenny” Delorenzo Jr pleaded guilty to  possession of a firearm as a felon and possession of meth with intent to deliver. Lt. Brad Shutts with ...

Newton And PCM Students Participate In Community Service Days Tomorrow

Hundreds of students will be out working in Newton, Monroe, and Prairie City, tomorrow as part of Community Service days. The annual effort in Newton is known as Red Pride Service day. High School and Middle School students will be doing a variety of jobs across town, such as ...

Iowa Speedway Announces 2016 Return Of American Ethanol And Enogen Sponsorships

Iowa Speedway announced today American Ethanol will serve as the entitlement sponsor and Enogen the presenting sponsor for the NASCAR XFINITY Series race during Wide Opening Weekend June 18th and 19th. The NASCAR XFINITY Series American Ethanol E15 250 presented by Enogen will be Sunday, June 19. ...

Local Veterans Affairs Position Becomes Permanent

A temporary part-time position with the Jasper County Veterans Commission is becoming a permanent part-time position. The County Board of Supervisors unanimously approved that request today from Veterans Affairs Commissioner John Billingsley. The position pays 10-dollars per hour, and the ...

Poweshiek County News

5/04/16 GRMC Welcomes New Director of Surgery

Grinnell Regional Medical Center has a new director of surgical services. It’s Paul Topliff…who replaces the retiring Deb Reding. He comes back to GRMC after working in Oskaloosa for six years, most recently as the director of surgical services. He served as a peri-operative nurse at GRMC ...

5/04/16 All Hands on Deck exhibition at Faulconer Gallery

An exhibition titled, “All Hands on Deck” will open next week in the Faulconer Gallery on the Grinnell College campus. The exhibition takes its name from a series of seven powerful prints created by St. Louis-based artist Damon Davis in response to police brutality in Ferguson, Missouri, and ...

5/04/16 IVCCD board of directors recognized for service

The seven members of the Iowa Valley Community College District Board of Directors have a combined experience of 76 years. IVCCD operates Marshalltown Community College, Ellsworth Community College in Iowa Falls, Iowa Valley Continuing Education, and Iowa Valley Grinnell…as well as the Orpheum ...

4/04/16 Midwest association names Grinnell Chamber as award finalist

The Mid-America Chamber Executives association has named the Grinnell Area Chamber of Commerce one of three finalists for their “Publication of the Year” award. The Mid-America Chamber Executives (MACE) recognizes chambers of commerce in four award categories at their annual conference each ...

5/04/16 Bucksbaum endows growth for ‘Global Grinnell’ program at Grinnell College

Carolyn “Kay” Bucksbaum, a 1951 graduate of Grinnell College former chair and now life trustee of Grinnell College, has committed $5 million to support the expansion of the college’s Global Grinnell Program. Bucksbaum says the Global Grinnell program is close to her heart because of her ...

Marshall & Tama County News

5/04/16 IVCCD board of directors recognized for service

The seven members of the Iowa Valley Community College District Board of Directors have a combined experience of 76 years. IVCCD operates Marshalltown Community College, Ellsworth Community College in Iowa Falls, Iowa Valley Continuing Education, and Iowa Valley Grinnell…as well as the Orpheum ...

4/29/16 Area Third Graders to Receive Bike Helmets

Grinnell Regional Medical Center, the Grinnell Regional medical staff, and area businesses and individuals will again team up to prevent head-injuries by giving 542 new bicycle helmets to third grader in the GRMC service area this year. GRMC staff, community volunteers and Bikes to You owner ...

4/27/16 Marshalltown arson suspect being sought

Marshalltown authorities are looking for a suspected arsonist. Six fires have occurred in abandoned or unoccupied properties over the last few months. During one, a witness reported seeing a man standing outside as the house burned. The suspect is described as a scruffy looking man in his early ...

4/26/16 Traffic stop leads to stolen guns, drugs, and cash

A traffic stop in Marshall County has led to multiple gun, drugs and theft charges. The Marshall County Sheriff’s Office reports a deputy stopped a vehicle Friday morning for a lane violation and unsafe turn. The driver, 31-year old Miguel Angel Diaz did not have a driver’s license or current ...

4/21/16 Tama meat plant worker killed in accident identified

The man killed in a machinery accident at the Iowa Premium Beef plant in Tama early yesterday morning has been identified. It was 22-year-old Roger Purk. Police and firefighters responded to the accident and found Purk caught in some machinery, but he was already dead. He leaves behind a pregnant ...

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