Alleged Abuse in Ackley

Two people are now behind bars, in the Hardin County Jail, accused of abusing an eight-year-old boy for several months last year. Thirty-year-old Alex Shadlow and his girlfriend, 39-year-old Traci ...Read more

New Captain At SA

Eight years after joining the Salvation Army in 2010, Captain Pam Kasten is marking 2018 as the new officer in charge at the Salvation Army in Marshalltown. Kasten, who served the past four years ...Read more

RAGBRIA Volunteer Meeting

Cyclists will be pouring through State Center on RAGBRAI next Wednesday, on their way from Ames to Newton. It’s still not too late to Volunteer. You may attend a meeting at seven tomorrow night ...Read more

Civil Discourse

A new project is underway in seven Iowa communities that’s designed to bridge partisan divides and help Iowans to hold civil conversations despite ideological differences. “Revive ...Read more

Pasta Recall

Hy-Vee is recalling its store brand spring pasta salad amid concerns it could be contaminated with salmonella. The voluntary recall includes Hy-Vee Spring Pasta Salads in both 1 pound (16 oz.) and ...Read more

Reaction to Summit

A retiring member of the Iowa legislature has left the Republican Party over President Trump’s remarks in Finland. Ken Rizer, a two-term member of the Iowa House, is the former commander of ...Read more

Historic Bridge Help

Dollars to help repair an historic bridge in Tama County has been helped by a new grant from the Iowa Department of Cultural Affairs. Spokesman Michael Morain says the 50-thousand dollar grant will ...Read more

Live and Local

Music will fill the air at the Leonard Grimes Amphitheater Wednesday evening for the debut of the Live and Local music shows at the latest Grimes Farm attraction. The folks to get first chance to ...Read more