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11/07/2018 - 3:08pm

Downtown Grundy Center will soon undergo a transformation, as construction crews set to work on the long-awaited Downtown Revitalization Facade project.

 

Ten downtown buildings are participating in the project, which will renovate the storefronts, including new windows and doors, masonry, exterior painting, signage and awning installations...

10/31/2018 - 11:53am
FORT DODGE – Caleb Silver didn't want to be passed anymore.   One year ago, he was just five spots short of an individual medal at the state cross country meet.   This fall, with his teammates in tow running together representing BCLUW for the first time since 2012, Silver made sure to leave Lakeside Municipal Golf Course in...
10/31/2018 - 8:34am
(Editor’s note: This is the second installment in a two-part series about the local state legislature candidates and their political positions. The election is set for November 6.) Does this whole routine feel familiar?   The sudden resignation of former State Senate Majority Leader Bill Dix (R-Shell Rock) in March left an open seat in...
10/30/2018 - 9:34pm
The last time the Dike-New Hartford volleyball team missed the state tournament, most of its current star players were kindergarteners. Some have older sisters with state championships to their names, and everyone who wears the Wolverine uniform is aware of the tradition of excellence the program carries.       ...
10/26/2018 - 2:51pm
GRUNDY CENTER – Maybe it would've been easy to get upset in the moment.   The Grundy Center volleyball team was getting a harsh test from Wapsie Valley, and mistakes were starting to mount, leading to the Spartans facing set point.   Even with a 2-0 lead in the match, the Spartans couldn't afford a momentum swing to the...
10/25/2018 - 11:08am
GRUNDY CENTER - In search of Iowa’s best tenderloin, look no further than Grundy Center’s very own Landmark Bistro. Earlier this month, the Landmark earned the honor of being placed in the top five for Iowa’s Best Breaded Pork Tenderloin contest, sponsored by the Iowa Pork Producers Association.     Each year during...
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