Robert Maharry

04/18/2018 - 7:55am

 Two years and five days after an initial hearing on a proposal for a 45-turbine, 90 megawatt wind farm in western Grundy County drew a crowd of over 50 citizens both for and against the project, many of the same faces filed into the Kling Memorial Library and made the same arguments regarding a final rezoning application from EDF Renewable Energy. It ended with the same result.

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04/11/2018 - 2:22pm
The juniors and seniors of BCLUW and their dates were dressed to the nines on Saturday evening for the annual prom, and some of the best photos from the style show can be found below. To purchase prints, click here.        The photos can also be seen in this week's Grundy Register. Subscribe by calling (319) 824-6958 or...
04/11/2018 - 7:45am
Les and Theresa Penick swear that they’re going to relax one of these days. They just haven’t fit it into their schedules yet.             “We’re so busy and focused on what we want to accomplish this year (that) it’s kind of hard to take time and reflect,”...
04/11/2018 - 7:41am
Just months after a contentious dissolution vote that revealed deep divisions between residents in the Gladbrook-Reinbeck school district, Superintendent David Hill and the board of education are staring down another difficult question: what do we do with an unoccupied building?            ...
04/11/2018 - 7:36am
In these strange times, everything is a cultural litmus test.             I witnessed what I deemed “the epitome of 2018” on Friday night during a Waterloo Black Hawks game at Young Arena. The guy seated one row in front of me, who I’d pin at around the age of 50, spent the...
04/11/2018 - 7:33am
In light of a recent departure and a serious illness in the Hardin County Attorney’s office, Grundy Center-based Heronimus, Schmidt, Allen, Schroeder and Geer will provide its services on an interim basis—mostly out of its Iowa Falls branch.             “I don’t...
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