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017 Best Development Awards includes Marshalltown TIMES-REPUBLICAN 1000 Friends of Iowa announces the winners of the 2017 Best Development Awards. The awards program showcases projects that exemplify the connections between building land and natural resource development and quality of life. ...

Jochims earns Work as a Team Award

Judy Jochims, Minimum Data Set Coordinator for Southridge Specialty Care in Marshalltown, has received the Work as a Team Award at the Care Initiatives annual award brunch on Dec. 15 in West Des Moines. Jochims joined Southridge in August, 2002, as a CNA, then earning LPN and RN and finally ...

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Karsjen joins The Willows of Marshalltown Linsey Karsjen, of Marshalltown, has been named director of community relations at The Willows. Born and educated in Marshalltown, Karsjen worked in real estate locally for nine years before joining the field of senior care. Karsjen looks forward ...

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Automation in manufacturing here to stay ELDORA — Loran Balvanz, president and CEO of Eldora based USM Wear Technologies, discussed the development tillage wear testing equipment and other robotic applications used locally in manufacturing the Caden Edge tillage sweeps, ripper points and ...

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TIMES-REPUBLICAN Ryken, Clapsaddle-Garber merge In 1955, Hollis Ryken put out his shingle in Ackley and started Ryken Engineering & Land Surveying. Then in 1959, Jack Clapsaddle hung his shingle in Conrad to start Clapsaddle Engineering, which evolved to Clapsaddle-Garber Associates in ...

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TIMES-REPUBLICAN MARSHALLTOWN – UnityPoint Health – Marshalltown will begin offering Urology services every Thursday of the month starting Nov. 30. UnityPoint Health – Marshalltown Urology is located on the third floor of the clinic building at 405 E. Main St., Marshalltown. Four ...

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Olson receives statewide honor Mercy Clinics’ provider John Olson, PA-C, was honored by the Iowa Physician Assistant Society at its annual meeting Oct. 11. Olson received the Lifetime Achievement Award. Olson recently retired from full-time duties, but still works PRN at Mercy Clinics ...

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Theisen’s Home • Farm • Auto announces that 223 nonprofits in 23 Theisen’s store communities will receive more than $300,000 in grant awards through the company’s 2017 More for Your Community grants program. The full list of 2017 grant recipients is available online at ...

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Harper joins Eyecare Associates Eyecare Associates has announced the newest doctor to join its practice, Kreg D. Harper OD. Dr. Harper is an Iowa native hailing from Panora, in Guthrie County. He graduated from the University of Northern Iowa and then received his doctorate from the Illinois ...

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Rosetta Hardscapes recognizes Midland Concrete Products TIMES-REPUBLICAN LOUISVILLE, Ken. — Rosetta Hardscapes ended the 2017 summer landscaping season by recognizing the outstanding landscaping projects produced by Rosetta Manufacturers across North America. Awards were presented to ...

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Johnson named IVCCD Board president TIMES-REPUBLICAN The Iowa Valley Community College District Board of Directors administered oaths of office to re-elected directors Delbert Kellogg, of Marshalltown, and Deb Jones, of Clemons, and newly-elected director Joanna Hofer, of Toledo, when it met ...

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Bonner, PA-C Joins McFarland Clinic Family Medicine McFarland Clinic is announcing Alexandria Bonner, PA-C, joined the McFarland Clinic Family Medicine Department in October. Bonner completed a masters of science in physician assistant studies at Rosalind Franklin University of Medicine and ...

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Kerber joins GNB as mortgage/consumer loan officer TIMES-REPUBLICAN GNB President Bob Johanns is announcing that Kari Kerber is joining the GNB Bank family as a Mortgage/Consumer Loan Officer in Marshalltown. Kerber is a Marshalltown native and attended Marshalltown Community College. She ...

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Heying joins McFarland Clinic Pediatrics McFarland Clinic announces Elise Heying, PNP joined the McFarland Clinic Pediatrics Department in September. Heying completed a doctorate of nursing practice in pediatrics at the University of Iowa. She received her bachelors of science in nursing at ...

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Mallory retires from IVCCD Board Yvonne Mallory, of Toledo, chaired her final Iowa Valley Community College District Board meeting this week. She was elected to the IVCCD Board of Directors in 2000 and has served as Board President since 2015. She has also served as Iowa Valley’s ...

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KIX 101.1 celebrates 30th anniversary TIMES-REPUBLICAN Iowa’s Best Country KIX 101.1 is celebrating its 30th anniversary with a special anniversary radio programming format. From 5-10 a.m. on Sept. 15 Jonathan and Melia will be joined by former Co-host and General Manager Todd Collins. ...

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Good is Iowa River Hospice 2017 Volunteer of the Year TIMES-REPUBLICAN Marge Good has been an Iowa River Hospice Volunteer since 2006. Good is a regular on the cookie calendar and most importantly she does patient care in nursing homes where her patients can count on a weekly visit. If the ...

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Manis and Vance to lead the 2017 YMCA-YWCA Annual Campaign Funds raised help youth achieve their potential and empower people of all ages to live healthier lives. The 2017 Marshalltown YMCA-YWCA Annual Campaign has officially kicked off with Ronnie Manis and Samantha Vance leading a team of ...

Names & Notes, July 30, 2017

Mid-American Wine Competition awards medals to Buzzed Bee Meadery ANKENY — Buzzed Bee Meadery, Inc., of Melbourne, received a Gold Medal, two Silver medals and a Bronze medal at the 11th Annual Mid-American Wine Competition held at the Des Moines Area Community College campus in Ankeny. ...

Names & Notes, July 23, 2017

Reardon inducted into IBA Hall of Fame John J. Reardon was inducted into the Iowa Broadcasters Hall of Fame at the IBA summer convention on June 22 in Des Moines. Reardon was an Iowa Broadcaster for 44 years; 30 years in Ottumwa at KBIZ and 14 in Marshalltown at KFJB, KXIA. He was recognized ...