Michaela Kendall

09/20/2017 - 9:45am

GRUNDY CENTER – The month of September is National ITP Awareness Month, and one local family is on a mission to bring attention to the rare disorder locally.

Two years ago, Katie Thornton-Lang and her husband Jarrid Lang found out their son Michael, who was 8-years-old at the time, was diagnosed with ITP – a rare disorder in which the immune system mistakenly attacks and...

09/07/2017 - 8:40am
As part of her 99-county tour of Iowa, Governor Kim Reynolds made a stop at Heavy Equipment Manufacturing in Grundy Center last Friday, where she tour took a tour and talked shop with leadership at HEM. During the visit, HEM’s CEO Roger Bockes shared news of an upcoming expansion with Gov. Reynolds. “The demand for road-paving...
09/07/2017 - 7:59am
On Tuesday afternoon, voters around the area will head to the polls to choose their next school board representatives.             Here’s what you need to know about voting times and places for the five school districts in the county:         ...
08/30/2017 - 9:22am
GRUNDY CENTER – Three candidates are running for open seats on the Grundy Center School Board, and with the election less than two weeks away, it’s a great time to get to know your candidates. Alan Kiewiet, Andy Lebo and Mandy Yoder are each running for spots left open by Board President Brent Ascher, and directors Chad Mackie and Ron...
08/30/2017 - 9:08am
GRUNDY CENTER – The dog days of summer may be over and done with now, but there is still one more opportunity to take your canine companion out for a day of fun before the cold weather hits. On Saturday, September 9, the Grundy Center Aquatic Center will be hosting their first ever ‘Doggie Dip’ fundraiser – where dogs of...
08/30/2017 - 9:07am
MORRISON – More than one third of Iowans claim German heritage – which is more than any other ethnic group. Here in Grundy County, strong German roots are still present among the community today, and a very active Ostfriesen Heritage Society organizes a number of events and meetings each year for those interested in learning more about...
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