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Jean Seberg would have turned 80 this week

Todays News

Several lifetimes worth of triumphs and tragedies were packed into Jean Seberg’s 40 years on this earth. Thirty-nine years ago, she died in Paris of an apparent suicide, months shy of her 41st birthday. The Marshalltown native, who became the darling of French cinema, is remembered as much ...

Local police ask for information on recent robberies

Todays News

There have been no new developments on an armed robbery earlier this month at the Git N Go convenience store in the 900 block of West Lincoln Way and another robbery Sept. 16, at the Express Mart convenience store, 229 N. 13th St. “We are reviewing surveillance video and evidence collected ...

Women lead the charge

Todays News

A record number of women candidates ran for elected office in 2018, and three high-profile Iowa seats got their first female election winners on Nov. 6. Gov. Kim Reynolds became the first woman elected as governor of Iowa. U.S. Representative-elects Cindy Axne in southeast Iowa and Abby ...

Daily Record, November 10, 2018

Daily Record

Marshall County Courthouse Court Friday • Desiree Leah Carmer made an initial appearance on a probation violation charge. The public defender’s office is appointed as counsel. The District Associate Court will schedule the probation revocation hearing. Bond is set at $2,000 cash ...

How military service impacts student loan repayment options

Money & Markets

If you’re a veteran with student debt, you have repayment rights unique to military service members that can keep you on track and out of default. Federal student loan default occurs after nine months without a payment. Late notices turn into collection calls, and your creditor - the ...

Trump insults reporters, claims Acosta video wasn’t altered

Entertainment

NEW YORK — Before hopping on a plane to Paris on Friday, President Trump insulted some more reporters, threatened that others may have their White House credentials pulled like CNN’s Jim Acosta and disputed reports that his press secretary spread a doctored video of Acosta’s encounter ...

Iowa Valley resumes bond issue process for maintenance, additions

Todays News

Officials are again discussing a potential Iowa Valley Community College District bond issue to fund district maintenance after it was put on hold in August. During an Iowa Valley Board of Trustees retreat earlier this week, IVCCD Chancellor Chris Duree and Finance Director Kathy Pink ...

27th annual Holiday Stroll slated for Nov. 17

Todays News

For 27 years, the annual downtown Marshalltown Holiday Stroll has served as the official kickoff for the holiday season and as a way for people to gather for live entertainment, food and shopping. The event, sponsored by the Marshalltown Central Business District (MCBD), will take place from 4 ...

Acting AG faced criticism for case against gay Iowa Democrat

Todays News

IOWA CITY — In 2007, Matt McCoy was a rising star in the Democratic Party, Iowa’s first openly gay senator and a leading champion for the party’s causes. But then, his allies say, McCoy’s promising career was stalled by a politically motivated federal prosecution brought by a ...

Businesses open in areas affected by tornado

Todays News

Courtesy of Marshalltown Chamber of Commerce This is a list of retail/service businesses in the tornado-impacted area that are open. The list was compiled by the Marshalltown Chamber of Commerce and updated at the end of October. The Chamber cannot guarantee that all open businesses are on the ...

Local man charged with assault

Todays News

A Marshalltown man was arrested by Marshalltown police and taken to Marshall County Jail earlier this week as a result of an incident where he punched a victim in the face 10-12 times. Shawn Leroy Menter, 41, was charged with assault causing bodily injury, according to a criminal complaint ...

Orpheum repairs expected to be finished next spring

Todays News

The winds of the July 19 EF-3 tornado were enough to lift the roof of the Iowa Valley Community College District Orpheum Theater Center off its base and slam it back down. Extensive damage was the result, and crews from L.J. Roth Restoration Services have been working to repair the ...

Daily Record, Nov. 9, 2018

Daily Record

Marshall County Courthouse Court — Thursday • Julie Helfrich made an initial appearance on a probation violation charge. The public defender’s office is appointed as counsel. The probation revocation hearing will be scheduled by the District Court. Bond is set at $20,000 cash or ...

Many Veterans Day events in T-R readership area

Todays News

Veterans and active duty military will be honored during Nov. 11 and 12 events at businesses, schools and American Legion/Veterans of Foreign Wars posts in Central Iowa. As of 5 p.m. Thursday, the T-R was made aware of the following: Hy-Vee Veterans Breakfast - Marshalltown Veterans and ...

Kim’s wooing of investors and slow-walk on nukes bares rift

Money & Markets

MOUNT KUMGANG, North Korea — The two-lane highway south from North Korea’s Mount Kumgang into and across the Demilitarized Zone is lined by tall green fences and street lamps that are only turned on for special occasions. Children play on a parallel stretch of railroad that hasn’t been in ...

Demolition Derby?

Todays News

A Con Struct Excavator is shown demolishing a structure in the 300 block of East State Street which had been damaged in the July 19 tornado. The property owner arranged for the demolition Thursday, city officials said.

My Funny Valentine concert slated for Nov. 13

Todays News

Live on Stage Marshalltown concert series will next present My Funny Valentine at 7 p.m. on Nov. 13 at the Marshalltown High School Auditorium. Irish trumpet player Niall O’Sullivan and singer Shona Henneberry will perform classic love songs made popular on stage and screen, accompanied by ...

Marine combat veteran kills 12 in rampage at California bar

Todays News

THOUSAND OAKS, Calif. — Terrified patrons hurled barstools through windows to escape or threw their bodies protectively on top of friends as a Marine combat veteran killed 12 people at a country music bar in an attack that added Thousand Oaks to the tragic roster of American cities ...