Michaela Kendall

01/17/2018 - 11:16am

GRUNDY CENTER – The farming industry has changed and evolved considerably over the past 100 years, but through it all, the values and mission of the Grundy County Farm Bureau has remained the same: to support the local farmers and to strengthen the community through education and advocacy on agriculture.

Now, as the Grundy County Farm Bureau celebrates 100 years, current and...

12/27/2017 - 9:56am
GRUNDY COUNTY – Local history-enthusiast Lois Stork is heading a project that seeks to preserve Grundy County history by identifying and marking historical landmarks throughout the county.   Last week, the first of what Stork hopes will be numerous signs identifying historical sites in Grundy County was installed. The sign, marking the...
12/20/2017 - 2:58pm
 The Grundy Center City Council’s last meeting of the 2017 calendar year was a short one, but one highlight was that the council approved a pay raise for Grundy Center Fire Chief Nathan Kappel.             “The city hasn’t increased [the fire chief position’s] pay...
12/20/2017 - 2:54pm
Recently, the Kling Memorial Library was awarded a $5,600 grant through the Sara Lee Yoder Charitable Trust – which will be used to purchase a number of exciting new technology items to improve patron services, programming and library displays.             “Technology changes so...
12/20/2017 - 2:49pm
 Just over a year ago, Western Home Communities of Cedar Falls broke ground on a new senior living development – Creekside Cottages – located south of Titan Machinery on the east edge of town.             Now, construction is nearly finished on the exterior of the cottages,...
12/20/2017 - 2:43pm
For Lyle and Marlene Neher, Christmas truly is the most wonderful time of the year.             But you won’t find any Santa figurines, or red-nosed reindeers, or Elves on the Shelves at the Neher residence in rural Grundy Center. Instead, you’ll find an impressive display of over...
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