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10/18/2018 - 8:57am

The family of a Wellsburg man who committed suicide at the Grundy County Jail in 2016 will receive a settlement of $500,000 over claims that the staff’s reckless negligence resulted in his death, according to information first reported by the Des Moines Register last Wednesday.

           

Earl Slinker, the...

10/17/2018 - 1:17pm
GRUNDY CENTER - On Saturday afternoon, five student athletes from the Grundy Center School District took part in their first ever bowling competition for the Northeast Iowa Special Olympics, with students winning first, second and third place medals.   GC Special Olympics Coach and Instructor Sarah Dier says the students did extremely well in...
10/17/2018 - 1:13pm
GRUNDY CENTER - Despite chillier weather, community members crowded into downtown Grundy Center last Thursday for the first ever Spirits of Downtown Past historic walking tour, hosted by Main Street Grundy Center.   The tour took participants around the downtown area to the former locations of five wellknown businesses during the 1950s, where...
10/17/2018 - 7:46am
In the time it takes a person to order fast food from a drive thru window and pick it up, a farmer can now empty an entire truckload of grain at Mid-Iowa Cooperative’s brand new, $15 million Mill Junction facility north of Grundy Center.             The four full-time employees at the...
10/17/2018 - 7:32am
Eight-term incumbent U.S. Congressman Steve King (R-Iowa) kept his focus on trade, agricultural issues and Employee Stock Option Plans (ESOPs) during a stop at Ritchie Industries in Conrad last Thursday as the midterm election nears.             King touted the bipartisan Main Street Employee...
10/16/2018 - 2:38pm
WAVERLY – Caleb Silver figures he's proof that anyone willing to put in the consistent hard work can accomplish what he did Saturday.   The BCLUW senior won the individual title in the boys race at his final North Iowa Cedar League Championship at Max Championship Cross Country Course in Waverly after finishing as runner-up last...
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