Daily Record, July 18, 2024

Daily Record

Marshall County Courthouse Court July 17 • Juan Carlos Gonzalez Jr. made an initial appearance on a failure to appear for a pre-trial conference charge and a failure to appear for an arraignment charge. The pre-trial conference is rescheduled for 1 p.m. on July 26 with the jury trial ...

Supervisors discuss potential LOSST renewal during brief meeting

Todays News

The Marshall County Board of Supervisors whizzed through another quick regular meeting with a light agenda on Wednesday morning, but not before discussing the effort to get the one percent Local Option Sales and Service Tax (LOSST) on the ballot in the November election and the impact of the ...

Historical Society of Marshall County receives $5,000 grant

Todays News

The Historical Society of Marshall County (HSMC) announced Wednesday it had received a $5,000 Cultural Capacity Building Grant from the Iowa Arts Council. “The grant will allow HSMC to fund staff and related organizational expenses,” said president Dan Brandt of Marshalltown. “We are ...

Fonseca defeats Eaton in 4th Ward special election

Todays News

Political newcomer Melisa Fonseca made history Tuesday as the first Latina ever elected to the Marshalltown city council and, at age 27, one of the youngest to occupy a seat after she defeated engineer and businessman Mark Eaton in a 4th Ward special election to replace the late Al Hoop. ...

Stoplight Festival 2024 a swell time

Todays News

TOLEDO — It was a warm July evening at the Stoplight Festival, which was held last Friday, July 12 in downtown Toledo. After previous run ins with a pandemic, weather, and RAGBRAI, the festival was up and running this year with a large turnout of citizens from near and far on hand to enjoy ...