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04/24/2019 - 10:04am

The former Grundy Center Motors building is getting a makeover, and will soon be transformed into a mini business complex, thanks to the handiwork of local entrepreneur Vern Folkedahl. 

 

The building - which is located at 1309 G Avenue - will...

04/24/2019 - 10:01am
Two local women are leading the initiative to bring more public art to town, and brighten up the buildings and alleyways of Grundy Center.   Lori Grave and Steph Larson got to work on their second mural behind Larson’s Stylish Living building on Tuesday afternoon, taking advantage of the spring weather to spend the day painting.  ...
04/24/2019 - 9:54am
A group of dedicated volunteers and members of the local Wellness Committee are leading the efforts to revive the Community Garden, and spark a series of health and wellness initiatives in town.   Partnering with the Healthy Hometowns initiative powered by Wellmark, the local Wellness Committee has been hard at work on brainstorming ways to...
04/24/2019 - 9:50am
Big improvements are in the works for Elmwood Park in Reinbeck, as a group of volunteers hope to raise a total of $45,000 to replace the aging playground equipment at the park.   Erin Schildroth, a local resident who is helping in the fundraising campaign, said the park is long overdue for upgrades.   “Elmwood Park is the only park...
04/24/2019 - 9:47am
Sparked by a student project, the Dike-New Hartford School District is joining the “Go Green” initiative by installing solar panels at the school, which students will use for classroom study.   With the help of a $3,000 grant from the Grundy County Community Foundation - as well as support from the Grundy County REC and Konken...
04/24/2019 - 9:40am
Longtime U.S. Senator Chuck Grassley stopped in Wellsburg on his annual 99-county tour Tuesday morning to discuss finance laws and regulations, trade, health care, pharmaceutical costs, ethanol waivers and the state of bipartisanship with a group of about 20 People’s Savings Bank employees, community leaders and local farmers.   ...
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