warmth in late winter

One more warm day!

The cliche enjoy the warm weather while it`s here comes into play today. We are expected to get up to a high of 70! Wednesday`s high in Marshalltown was 63. Colder temperatures and precipitation are on the

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Taste of Marshalltown held at the Mall

The Marshalltown Chamber of Commerce held an event called Taste of Marshalltown at the Marshalltown Mall on Tuesday. People got a chance to sample products from the following area businesses: Pizza Ranch Zeno`s O’Hungrys Fiddle and Whistle


Budget time for the Board of Supervisors

The Marshall County Board of Supervisors on Tuesday presented information about the 24 million dollar county budget, they also amended the present budget and adopted the budget for the next fiscal year. Supervisor Dave Thompson says the

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Busy night for Marshalltown School Board

A busy night Monday for the Marshalltown School Board as they met. The board heard about a community input effort called thought exchange which sought responses from some 12 hundred people. They also heard about a process

warmth in late winter

Snow by Friday

Marshalltown had a high temperature Monday of 58 and also a tenth of an inch of rain. The weather folks are saying two more days of warm weather including Tuesday and then snow is expected to arrive

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Great weather weekend past

What a weekend we had for weather! on Friday Marshalltown broke an all time record high temperature for the date in history with a high of 71, the old record had been set in 2011. Saturday`s high


Legislative forum held at Marshalltown Library

The Marshalltown Education Association held a Legislative Forum for the second straight week at the Marshalltown Public Library. State Senator Jeff Edler, a Republican from State Center was there along with State Representative Mark Smith, a Democrat

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Shooting in Ames in Campustown area

The Ames Police Department reports a shooting incident in the Campustown Area Sunday morning. Commander Geoff Huff says 3 people were hurt and four people reportedly have been arrested, two of which were found in the Fort


MSD and MEA agree to terms, uncertainty though!

The Marshalltown School District and the Marshalltown Education Association met in closed session negotiations Friday afternoon and agreed to terms of a two year collective bargaining agreement. Officials say there is uncertainty whether new state law in