Thursday 29th October 2020

New day, Same COVID Tune

More hospitalizations, more cases and one more fatality in our immediate seven-county area. That’s the bottom line this morning from the state’s COVID-19 website...

Unions Re-Certified

Nearly 30-thousand public sector workers in Iowa have voted to have a union represent them in contract talks. A state law passed in 2017...

Free Meals For Kids Extended

Kids in the Marshalltown Community School District will continue to have the option to get free meals to children 18 through the end of...

Hospitalizations Creep Higher

Another record number of Iowans spent the night in the hospital with COVID-19 according to this mornings stats from the state’s website. 546 Iowans...

Still Dry, Too Dry

Even with the recent rain and snow, much of Iowa’s still far short of precipitation for the year and we’re heading into the drier,...

On Your Mark...

Hunters are at the “get set” mark, before the Saturday “go” that is the start of the pheasant season. D-N-R wildlife biologist, Todd Bogenschutz...

The Weekend Numbers Add Up

Over the last 48 hours, nearly 24-hundred new confirmed cases of COVID have been reported to the state’s website. The to-date total now 116,237,...

Check Out Your Options

If you are at the tender young age that I am, I’m sure you realize that open enrollment is now underway for Medicare. The...

Airport Update

After a lot of discussion and exploration of needs, construction equipment is ready to go to work on updates at the Marshalltown Airport. Marshalltown...

(More Than) A Taste Of Winter

It’s nippy out there…and for the next few days, it isn’t going to get any better, says National Weather Service Meteorologist Brad Small. Small...