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Marshalltown Area Chamber of Commerce awarded 5-Star Accreditation The United States Chamber of Commerce recently awarded the Marshalltown Area Chamber of Commerce with 5-Star Accreditation for its policies, organizational procedures and impact on the community. “Chambers of commerce play ...

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New Personal Banker at United Bank & Trust United Bank & Trust recently announced that Dawn Dierks has joined their staff as a Personal Banker. Dierks has worked most recently for First National Bank in West Des Moines. Prior to her career in banking, she was employed with Walgreens ...

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ECC’s professor receives ACCT Distinguished Faculty Award IOWA FALLS — Ellsworth Community College’s Agriculture Professor Kevin Butt was chosen as the recipient of the Association of Community College Trustees 2018 Central Regional Faculty Member Award. The award was presented on Oct. ...

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Local Mediacom employee earns award and recognition Local Mediacom employee Ranette Wilkening earned a top customer service award and recognition by the company’s senior managers during an awards ceremony held last week at Mediacom’s Regional Field Operations Center in Des ...

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MHS graduate receives 40 under 40 engineering award Stet Sanborn said it’s important to never stop learning. His can-do, positive attitude and a thirst for knowledge has led him to be named a recipient of the Consulting-Specifying Engineer magazine 40 under 40 award for 2018. Sanborn, who ...

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T-R hires new circulation director Jay Gillispie is the Times-Republican’s new circulation director. Gillispie brings with him 40 years of newspaper management experience from markets all over the United States. Gillispie was born and raised in Iowa City where his father ran the Des ...

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Veren promoted to patrol sergeant The Marshalltown Police Department recently announced the promotion of Officer Casee Veren to the position of Patrol Sergeant. Sgt. Veren began her new duty following Sgt. Melinda Ruopp’s retirement on Sept. 16. Veren begins her new assignment on Sept. 17 ...

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Local resident appointed to Board of Directors for the Iowa Arts Council The Marshall County Arts & Culture Alliance recently announced its Executive Director, Amber Danielson, has been appointed by Gov. Kim Reynolds to serve on the Iowa Arts Council State Board of Directors. “Amber ...

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Cutright named publisher of The Mining Gazette Randy Cutright, circulation director at the Times-Republican, has been promoted to publisher at The Daily Mining Gazette in Houghton, Mich. Cutright has been circulation director in Marshalltown for the past eight years. The promotion is through ...

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Local health facility wins governor’s award CONRAD — Iowa Gov. Kim Reynolds recently announced that two long-term care facilities have been selected to receive the 2018 Governor’s Award for Quality Care in Health Care Facilities. Mercy Living Center-North, of Clinton and Oakview Home, ...

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Upah joins United Bank & Trust staff United Bank & Trust recently announced Sam Upah has joined its staff as a Commercial Loan Officer. Upah has experience in the financial services industry, most recently employed with Lincoln Savings Bank as a Credit Analyst and Portfolio Manager. ...

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UnityPoint Health – Marshalltown adds two pediatric providers Two new providers will be joining the provider team at UnityPoint Health – Marshalltown. Dr. Pankaj Nagaraj and Callie Williams, Pediatric Nurse Practitioner will provide neonatal and pediatric services to patients seen in its ...

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Marshalltown residents elected to Board of Directors for MEMBERS1st TIMES-REPUBLICAN IOWA FALLS — On July 18, Iowa Falls resident Dan Aastrup was newly-elected to a three-year term on the MEMBERS1st Community Credit Union Board of Directors at the 54th Annual Meeting, which was held in ...

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IVH recognized for healthcare quality The Iowa Veterans Home has been named to the National Nursing Home Quality Care Collaborative Honor Roll to recognize its performance on the Nursing Home Compare long-stay quality measures. Nursing homes on Nursing Home Quality Collaborative Honor Roll ...

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Area Senior Airman awarded Air Force Achievement Medal GOODFELLOW AIR FORCE BASE, Texas — Senior Airman Dylan R. Newbrough distinguished himself by meritorious service as Installation Patrol, 17th Security Forces Squadron, 17th Mission Support Group, 17th Training Wing, Goodfellow Air Force ...

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Marshalltown recognized for work in supporting early school success The Campaign for Grade-Level Reading announced that it will recognize Marshalltown with Pacesetter Honors for its work in 2017. “Recognizing Pacesetters is our way of applauding and thanking the civic leaders, ...

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Humanities Iowa announces 2018 board members IOWA CITY — Humanities Iowa, the state affiliate of the National Endowment for the Humanities, recently announced the election of Jose Amaya to its Board of Directors. The election was held on June 08 during a meeting of the Board of Directors in ...

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Farmers Savings Bank President Jerrod Leffler announced that Janelle A. Carter and Dr. David J. Clark have joined the Board of Farmers Savings Bank in Marshalltown. Carter is former industrial engineer and a long-time community volunteer. She is currently vice president of the Marshalltown ...

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Kalvig selected as next CFO of Central Rivers AEA CEDAR FALLS — Central Rivers Area Education Agency has announced that Michael Kalvig, current business manager/board secretary with Waverly-Shell Rock Community School District, has been selected as the agency’s next chief financial ...

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Fisher joins McFarland Clinic Family Medicine McFarland Clinic is announcing the addition of Jackie Fisher, PA-C to the McFarland Clinic Family Medicine Department in May. Fisher is located at the McFarland South office, 303 Nicholas Drive. Fisher completed a physician assistant degree ...