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Women — the future of STEM

Todays News

Learning how to recruit women into vocational training programs and quickly connect them with jobs after college were the primary focuses of a group of representatives from the Republic of Georgia. Earlier this week, they spent time in Marshalltown attending seminars and gaining hands-on ...

Daily Record, December 8, 2018

Daily Record

Marshall County Courthouse Court Friday • Alexander Ethan Willet made an initial appearance on a domestic abuse assault-display or use of a weapon charge, a domestic abuse assault-first offense charge and an obstruction of emergency communication charge. The public defender’s office ...

Letters from Houston law firm outline Bush’s business acumen

Money & Markets

HOUSTON — Never-before published personal correspondence from George H.W. Bush in the archives of Houston law firm Baker Botts capture a period in the late president’s life that is often overshadowed by his political accomplishments: his career as a risk-taking entrepreneur who helped ...

After a year full of tears, Ariana Grande comes out on top

Entertainment

NEW YORK — Ariana Grande capped off a successful year as a pop star — but a trying one as a maturing young woman — at the 13th annual Billboard Women in Music event, where she was named Woman of the Year. The 25-year-old singer was teary-eyed at times during her acceptance speech as she ...

How Marshalltown Schools at-risk budget works

Todays News

High school can be a trying time for any young person, and for some life inside and outside of school proves so difficult as to cause a risk of not graduating on time. That’s where the Marshalltown Schools at-risk budget comes into play. The at-risk budget is separate from the district’s ...

Local man charged with domestic abuse assault

Todays News

A Marshalltown man was arrested and taken to Marshall County Jail earlier this week for domestic abuse assault - display of a weapon, according to a criminal complaint and affidavit filed in Marshall County District Court. Alexander Ethan Willet, 24, allegedly punched the victim numerous ...

Remains of Pearl Harbor sailors return home after 77 years

Todays News

HONOLULU — More than 75 years after nearly 2,400 members of the U.S. military were killed in the Japanese attack at Pearl Harbor, some who died on Dec. 7, 1941, are finally being laid to rest in cemeteries across the United States. In 2015, the Defense POW/MIA Accounting Agency exhumed ...

Daily Record, Dec. 7, 2018

Daily Record

Marshall County Courthouse Court — Thursday • Rodolpho “Rudy’ Vela made an initial appearance on a probation violation charge, an absence from custody charge and an interference with official acts charge. The public defender’s office is appointed as counsel. The preliminary ...

US to ease oil drilling controls protecting imperiled bird

Money & Markets

BILLINGS, Mont. — The Trump administration moved forward Thursday with plans to ease restrictions on oil and natural gas drilling, mining and other activities that were put in place to protect an imperiled bird species across millions of acres in the American West. Land management documents ...

Dick Cheney biopic ‘Vice’ tops Golden Globes nominations

Entertainment

NEW YORK — Adam McKay’s Dick Cheney biopic “Vice” staged an awards-season coup Thursday, landing a leading six nominations from the 76th annual Golden Globe Awards to narrowly edge more expected favorites like Bradley Cooper’s tear-jerking revival “A Star Is Born,” the interracial ...

Local man killed at Pearl Harbor 77 years ago

Todays News

As the nation honors those who perished Dec. 7 during Pearl Harbor Remembrance Day, so too should local residents pause and reflect on the ultimate sacrifice made by the late William Walter Henderson. He was 21, a seaman second class and bugler, who perished on the USS Arizona during the ...

Man killed Monday in local construction accident

Todays News

TIMES-REPUBLICAN An Ottumwa man was killed Monday as a result of construction accident at a Marshalltown Co. construction site. Christopher Charles Ehrenhard, 37, was killed as a result of a construction accident in Marshalltown, according to his obituary in the Ottumwa Courier. ...

Iowa let major Medicaid provider keep $2.4M in overpayments

Todays News

IOWA CITY — After a major provider agreed to stay in Iowa’s troubled Medicaid program, a top aide to Gov. Kim Reynolds quietly signed a deal letting its hospitals and clinics keep $2.4 million in mistaken overpayments, according to records released Thursday. UnityPoint Health threatened ...

Local woman charged third time for domestic abuse

Todays News

A Marshalltown woman, Kisha Catherine Kutzner, 41, was arrested for domestic abuse assault third or subsequent offense, according to a criminal complaint and affidavit filed in Marshall County District Court. Police were called to an apartment in the 400 block of West Main Street at ...

Making an impact

Todays News

In recognition of its 35th anniversary, YSS of Marshall County hosted a Celebration of Friends program Wednesday evening at the Marshalltown Public Library to honor its staff, program participants and board members. Two young men shared their stories about how the agency has bettered their ...