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August 28, 2016 Sheryl Campbell was here to do story time on August 16: a southwestern theme. Patty Jacobi will do the next story time on Tuesday, August 30 at 10:00 a.. more »»

Scheels 3D bow shoot results

August 28, 2016 August and 13th and 14th Grundy County Conservation staff and Scheels All Sports put on another great 3D bow shoot at the Black Hawk Wildlife area just North of Morrison. more »»

Looking Back

August 28, 2016 10 YEARS AGO AUGUST 2006 Joseph Smith, Gladbrook, wins state title in the Iowa Hawkeye Horseshoe Pitchers Association State Tournament at the Iowa State Fair. more »»

Library News

August 21, 2016 In order to better serve our patrons, the library is planning on putting in automatic doors. The entire cost of this project is estimated at $4,63. more »»

Looking Back

August 21, 2016 10 YEARS AGO AUGUST 2006 FFA honors awarded Michael Schreck on his Grand Champion hog at the State Fair out of a field of 620 hogs. G-R school board meets to improve the softball field. more »»

Library News

August 14, 2016 Attention Kids: Can you earn a gold medal? Qualify for a gold medal by completing any of the following in the library summer reading Olympics challenge: Weightlifting medal: Read a big book (over 10... more »»

2016 Scheels 3D archery shoot

August 14, 2016 With fall just around the corner, it is time to dust off the archery equipment and join us for a great weekend of honing your skills and trying out some of the newest products in archery. more »»

Looking Back

August 14, 2016 10 YEARS AGO AUGUST 2006 Stephanie Randolph, 2002 G-R School graduate, Gladbrook, had to leave archeological diggings in Israel due to bombings. more »»

Library News

August 7, 2016 New at the library: Nonfiction books: We Are Charleston by Herb Frazier, A Killing in Amish Country by Gregg Olsen. Fiction: Night and Day by Iris Johansen. more »»

Nature deficit disorder

August 7, 2016 I took a short vacation over the weekend. We traveled a whopping 2.5 hours from here. The trip was to the little community of New Albin, Iowa near Lansing. That is in NE Iowa. more »»

Looking Back

August 7, 2016 10 YEARS AGO AUGUST 10, 2006 Sarah Pakala of Dike was crowned 2006 Grundy County Fair Queen. 2006 alumni Splash Back Team donates $5,000 to go towards purchasing geysers for the new pool. Mr. & Mrs. more »»

Library News

July 31, 2016 The summer reading program for kids is over for another year. more »»

The great heat wave of 1936

July 31, 2016 As we began to experience and hopefully prepare for last week’s blast of high temperatures, it got me thinking about my grandfather, Roy Warrick. I called him Pappy. more »»

Looking Back

July 31, 2016 10 YEARS AGO AUGUST 3, 2006 Kyle Gorres participated in the Shrine All Star Football Game which took place on July 22 at Jack Trice Stadium. more »»

You never know what you’ll get into

July 24, 2016 In my over 36 years with Grundy County Conservation, I have answered many interesting calls. Just like humans, wildlife can get into some strange predicaments sometime. more »»

Collared doves

July 17, 2016 Last week’s column was a “rehash” on an earlier article I had written about the Wild Parsnip plant and the apparent increase in numbers with conditions this spring and summer. more »»

Looking Back

July 17, 2016 10 YEARS AGO JULY 13, 2006 Dollars for Scholars host 9th annual 5K Run/Walk. Cliff & Kim Moye were winners of the John Deere 4020 tractor raffle held by the Pool Fundraising Committee. more »»

Library News

July 10, 2016 The Hanson family was here on June 29 to perform a unicycle riding and juggling show for the summer reading participants. more »»

Wild parsnip - worse since we last talked

July 10, 2016 A flowering weed has been in the news of late. The plant is called Wild Parsnip. Because of the impact it can have on your skin, my daughter suggested that I make it a topic for this news column. more »»

Looking Back

July 10, 2016 10 YEARS AGO JULY 6, 2006 Class of 1936 holds 70th class reunion on June 23. Garwin Hotel is demolished. County Assessor Greg Harms receives award for 25 years of service. more »»

 
 

 

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