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Runner-up Rebels

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‘Teach Them to Swim’ graduates largest class

November 21, 2014 The largest “Teach Them to Swim” graduating class experienced a grand feeling of accomplishment at a ceremony Wednesday in the Marshalltown YMCA-YWCA’s competition pool. more »»

County service winds down for Adams

November 21, 2014 During the farm crisis in the 1980s, Deane Adams needed some extra income for his family and became Marshall County treasurer in 1987. more »»

Newly remodeled IVH Canteen debuts today

November 21, 2014 Iowa Veterans Home Commandant Jodi Tymeson saved the best for last. more »»

DM man sentenced in child porn case

November 21, 2014 DES MOINES — A Des Moines man has been sentenced to 18 years in prison for manufacturing child pornography. Joshua Parsons received his sentence this week from U.S. more »»

MPD, sheriff’s office focused on holiday traffic safety

November 21, 2014 The Marshalltown Police Department and the Marshall County Sheriff’s Department along with other law enforcement officers across the state, will be making sure the public has a safe Thanksgiving... more »»

Fundraiser Sunday for Ronald McDonald House

November 21, 2014 Toshia Nusbaum said members of her family spent 180 days in the Ronald McDonald House in Des Moines in 2005 when she had a daughter, Tatelynn, born prematurely at 1 pound, 4 ounces. more »»

Obama spurns GOP with expansive immigration orders

November 21, 2014 WASHINGTON — Spurning furious Republicans, President Barack Obama unveiled expansive executive actions on immigration Thursday night to spare nearly 5 million people in the U.S. more »»

Group calls on Hy-Vee stores to end tobacco sales

November 21, 2014 IOWA CITY — Iowa’s largest grocery store chain should stop selling tobacco products to demonstrate its oft-stated commitment to health and wellness, anti-smoking activists said Thursday. more »»

Roofs collapse under Buffalo snow

November 21, 2014 BUFFALO, N.Y. more »»

Union: Charges seem unlikely for Ferguson officer

November 21, 2014 JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. — The suburban St. more »»

Matthew Shepard’s parents head to Russia

November 21, 2014 NEW YORK — The parents of Matthew Shepard, the gay Wyoming college student tortured and murdered in 1998, are traveling to Russia on Friday to spread their message of tolerance and acceptance in a... more »»

Attacks in Kabul raise concerns about security

November 21, 2014 KABUL, Afghanistan — The Afghan capital has become a city under siege as the Taliban stage almost daily attacks against government and foreign targets, penetrating layers of heightened security and... more »»

UK police spied on reporters for years, documents show

November 21, 2014 LONDON — In January, freelance video journalist Jason Parkinson returned home from vacation to find a brown paper envelope in his mailbox. more »»

Israeli mayor’s ban on Arab workers ignites uproar

November 21, 2014 JERUSALEM — The mayor of a southern Israeli city sparked a national uproar Thursday by barring Israeli Arab construction workers from jobs in local preschools, citing security concerns after a rash... more »»

'Tis the season

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Local provider mourns loss of doctor to Ebola

November 20, 2014 The death of Dr. Martin Salia from the Ebola virus Monday hit one local health care worker close to home. Dr. more »»

Safety is key to celebrating the holiday season

November 20, 2014 With a chill in the air, it’s evident the holiday season is upon u. more »»

 
 

The Old Sew-n-Sews Sewing Group November 21, 2014

at the Senior Center, first floor. Everyone welcome. Shuffleboard courts open daily. Coffee and other refreshments available. more »

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Having a baby during the holidays

November 18, 2014 Having a baby is enough uncertainty for us - but it increases around the holidays. It's hard to plan for get-togethers when soon our lives will revolve around the boy's arrival. more »

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