Friday 14th August 2020

How Bad Is It?

If any community can share with Marshalltown the sense of déjà vu over getting hit by another natural, it’s Cedar Rapids. Cedar Rapids city...

Veep Promises Help

Vice President Mike Pence was in Iowa, campaigning yesterday. Pence addressed the widespread devastation from Monday’s derecho during his speech. The Vice President did...

Assorted Announcements

The Salvation Army will distribute food to those affected by the storms of Monday, August 10, 2020 beginning Friday, August 14 at 10am (closing...

Whither Power?

Many folks without power probably feel like they are spinning the prize wheel…you know, round and round she goes, when the power comes on...

Governor In Marshalltown

Governor Kim Reynolds was in Marshalltown yesterday (Wendesday) afternoon to take a look at damage around town, as well as the damage at the...

Is A Derecho Rare?

Weather experts are analyzing a wealth of data about Monday’s powerful storm that carved a destructive path across Iowa’s midsection, wiping out trees, power...

Emerson Update

Emerson’s Fisher Plant on Governor Road will resume operations starting with 1st shift at 7:00 a.m. on 8/13.  2nd and 3rd shifts to report at regular...

Marshall County Updates 8/12/20

Marshall County Offices remain closed until further notice while the power is out. Compost facility open 6am to 8 pm YSS Office in Marshalltown...

NO BURNING in Marshalltown

Currently, open burning is prohibited in the City of Marshalltown per City Ordinance. With input provided by the Iowa Department of Natural Resources, the...