Ames Assaults

Ames Police are alerting folks on the west side of the city to be on higher alert after two sexual assaults last week. According to a post on social media, victims in both assaults say they were ...Read more

Small Biz Input Sought

Small business owners from across Iowa are invited to attend one of this week’s three roundtable talks to offer input about how federal regulations impact their operations. Emily Theroux ...Read more

Roll Call

A busy Monday is ahead for municipal boards and commissions across Central Iowa. Among the meetings: Grundy County Board of Supervisors at 9am; The Marshalltown Water Works Board of Trustees will ...Read more


Summertime means county fairs and festivals!  Make sure you get out and enjoy them!  The Central Iowa Fair is going on in Marshalltown through today.  The feature performance tonight is country ...Read more

The Color Of Money

For many farm families, part of the identity was the color (and brand) of the tractor you used in your fields every year. But, as farm operations grow and the next generation of farmers takes over, ...Read more

Corn Dog Kickoff

We may just in the first week of July — but the administrators of the Iowa State Fair are getting ready for its August run.  Fair spokesperson Mindy Williamson says Saturday is the ...Read more

Coffee With A Cop

Not only will you be able to have some Coffee with a Cop in Marshalltown this coming Monday; and not only will you be able to discuss any issues or concerns you might have with Marshalltown’s ...Read more