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10/18/2017 - 1:53pm

GRUNDY COUNTY- Those in search of local elections to mirror the bombast and pageantry of the 2016 federal cycle will have to look elsewhere on November 7: as of Wednesday, none of the city elections in Grundy County will be contested, and several of the seats have no candidates filed to fill open seats.

Three Grundy County mayors are not seeking re-election this year—Brian Buhrow...

10/18/2017 - 1:51pm
STEAMBOAT ROCK – Early Friday morning, the Wellsburg Fire Department responded to the Roland Primus farm in Steamboat Rock after a grain drying unit caught fire. The fire was reported around 6:30 a.m. on Friday, October 13 by Roland’s son Joe – who saw the glow of the flames while heading to work. The Wellsburg Fire Dept. was...
10/18/2017 - 1:50pm
GRUNDY CENTER – Each year since it was established in 1991, the Grundy Center Community School District Foundation holds a fundraising campaign to award grant money for classroom projects that would not normally be available in the regular school budget. This year, as a result of the generous contributions by parents, alumni, friends and...
10/18/2017 - 1:48pm
GRUNDY CENTER – A heated discussion ensued inside the Grundy Center city council chambers Monday night, as a number of citizens living near or around the former First Baptist Church lot showed up to speak out against the possible development of a three-story apartment building on the property – a plan that was proposed to the City by...
10/18/2017 - 8:16am
 A Grundy Center man facing felony drug charges was arrested in Cedar Falls last week for violating the terms of his pretrial release.             Cody Meyer, age 27, was arrested in July on allegations that he illegally squatted in a home in Wellsburg and kept marijuana and...
10/18/2017 - 8:13am
After six years of service, BCLUW school board member Shannan Callaway officially announced her resignation effective October 20 due to a move outside of the district during Monday night’s regular meeting.             Callaway, a Comet alumni, will reside in the GMG district but plans to...
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