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Urban renewal area plan approved for Wright County hog plant

August 10, 2016 CLARION — The Wright County Board of Supervisors has approved an urban renewal area plan for a proposed $240 million hog processing plant near Eagle Grove. more »»

Police: Train car derails in Iowa, hits bar called DeRailed

August 10, 2016 CHARLES CITY — Police say a freight train car that derailed in northern Iowa rolled into and damaged a trackside tavern called DeRaile. more »»

House Speaker Paul Ryan wins GOP nomination to run again

August 10, 2016 JANESVILLE, Wis. — House Speaker Paul Ryan on Tuesday defeated a longshot Republican primary challenger who had been praised by Donald Trump. more »»

Man killed by deputy in Compton was bystander, not involved with carjacker

August 10, 2016 LOS ANGELES — The Los Angeles Sheriff’s Department acknowledged Tuesday that a deputy shot and killed a black man who was mistakenly identified as a suspect in a carjacking, again bringing into... more »»

MCC hosts “Care Fair” for local veterans

August 9, 2016 “This is a lot about educating veterans throughout the community. more »»

City officials talk river trail, bond special election

August 9, 2016 “I thank the voters of Marshalltown. more »»

Bond election vote numbers canvassed

August 9, 2016 Numbers from last week’s Marshalltown public safety building bond election have been finalized. more »»

Public invited to meet new school administrators

August 9, 2016 Marshalltown Community School District is in a period of transition, with new faces from superintendent to assistant principal. more »»

Amber Danielson named new director of Marshall County Arts & Culture Alliance

August 9, 2016 The Marshall County Arts & Culture Alliance has named Amber Danielson as its new executive director. She will assume duties, beginning September 6. more »»

Your summer garden — Act II

August 9, 2016 As we go through the Dog Days of summer, and we look forward to cooler autumn temperatures, gardeners are still busy tending to their flowers, plants, vegetables and lawns. more »»

Identical twins enjoy 100th birthday

August 9, 2016 DUBUQUE — Identical twin sisters Coletta McDermott and Clara Zimmer seemed taken aback by all of the attention recently as they talked about turning 100 years old on Friday, Aug. 5. more »»

MPD sergeant ‘lends a hand,’ and gets a hug

August 8, 2016 Not every intervention resulting from a disturbance call leads to a big hug and a note of appreciation, but Sgt. Rick Lang of the Marshalltown Police Department received both earlier this summer. more »»

Musician owns nearly 40 accordions

August 8, 2016 Editor’s note: This is part of an occasional series profiling the various personal collections of residents of Marshalltown and the surrounding area. more »»

Iowa church leaders see decline in congregation

August 8, 2016 FARLEY — As church attendance declines year after year, rural congregations are struggling to stay afloat. more »»

Braving the noise

August 7, 2016 more »»

Goecke calls it a career at the MPD

August 7, 2016 The smoke from Ryan Goecke’s cigar gently wafts in the air. more »»

Mayor Lowrance: Spiritual care volunteers are ‘angels’

August 7, 2016 Special guest status at a recent Central Iowa Healthcare event did not deter local Mayor Jim Lowrance from making candid remarks — the kind based on personal experience. more »»

Charting a road to 270

August 7, 2016 DES MOINES — Hillary Clinton doesn’t appear all that interested in making scenic stops on her state-to-state quest to become president. more »»



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