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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...

01/09/2018 - 10:10am
ACKLEY – The state-ranked showdown ended in a one-sided showcase for the streaking AGWSR girls’ basketball team here Thursday.   The Cougars, eighth-ranked in Class 1A in Thursday’s new state poll, dismantled No. 7 Janesville, 53-32.   The battle of the unbeatens belonged to AGWSR as the hosts owned leads of 16-7 after...
01/08/2018 - 1:34pm
After 36 years at the helm and nearly half a century in law enforcement, Grundy County Sheriff Rick Penning will call it quits in 2018.             Penning officially announced his intentions (an exact date has not yet been specified) during Monday morning’s board of supervisors meeting...
01/03/2018 - 10:59am
GRUNDY CENTER – Recently, the Main Street Grundy Center Board of Directors announced the selection of new executive director – Lisa Bienfang of Grundy Center – who takes over the position from previous director Bobbi Finarty. “We’re happy to have Lisa as our new director,” said Dr. Paul Eberline, MSGC board...
01/03/2018 - 7:55am
The metaphysical presence of an individual who did so much for her community during such a short time—the way late Conrad Chamber/Main Street Director Darla Ubben did—never really disappears. Now, a group of her family members, friends and admirers are leading the push to dedicate a new garden that will serve as a tangible reminder of...
01/03/2018 - 7:49am
A Wellsburg woman whose birth predated the ill-fated voyage of the Titanic, World War I and the inventions of both television and radio died peacefully at the Grundy County Memorial Hospital last Wednesday—relinquishing her title as the county’s oldest living citizen and leaving more than a lifetime’s worth of memories to her...
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