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November 12, 2017 We need to make a correction to the library article from last week: The representative from Visiting Nurse Services of Iowa will be at the library on Thursday, November 30 from 1 to 4 to assist... more »»

Terror in the trees

November 12, 2017 Who would have thought that my first bow-hunting column of the season would involve a near attack by dangerous animals. more »»

Looking Back

November 12, 2017 10 YEARS AGO NOV.15, 2007 Christie’s Kitchens is now open for business. Nancy Witt elected Vice-Chair of Iowa Civil Rights Commission. Denna Knoop and Derrick Nederhoff will be married Dec. 1 in Tama. more »»

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November 5, 2017 Ann Rae Billerbeck was our reader for the story time on October 24. Children attending enjoyed decorating pumpkins. Our next story time will be held on Tuesday, November 7 at 10:00. more »»

Looking Back

November 5, 2017 10 YEARS AGO NOV. 8, 2007 Kirk Jensen, Spirit Lake, was recently honored at a dinner in Sioux Falls, S.D. for 30 years of service to Hy-Vee Food Stores. Grundy C. more »»

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October 29, 2017 On this Tuesday, October 31, we will be having a Halloween party for story time at 10:00. Kids are invited to wear costumes. more »»

Wild canines

October 29, 2017 Growing up, our family raised sheep. My grandfather raised sheep. When out of high school, I worked for a fella while I went to college and he raised – you guessed it – sheep. more »»

Looking Back

October 29, 2017 10 YEARS AGO NOV. 1, 2007 Paul & Lorna Robertson will celebrate their 89 & 90 birthdays with a family dinner and card shower. Mr. & Mrs. Jake Lundgren are parents of a daughter born Aug. 10. more »»


October 22, 2017 I awoke to our first frost of the season this morning. more »»

Looking Back

October 22, 2017 10 YEARS AGO OCT. 25, 2007 Shawn Murphy, Dean Kerns, Beryl Manlick and Jack Boyer are all candidates for the City Council. Marian Smith, 96, formerly of Reinbeck, died Oct. 12 in Valparaiso, In. more »»

Library News

October 15, 2017 Stop in the library during the month of October and see the 4-H exhibits in our display case. more »»


October 15, 2017 When writing a weekly news column, I oft times find myself coming up against a deadline without much for inspiration. Such was the case this week. more »»

Looking Back

October 15, 2017 10 YEARS AGO OCT. 18, 2007 Fire Prevention Week is being observed with kindergarten kids getting a ride on fire truck. Candace Davis & Tyson Brown will be married June 8, 2008 at Holiday Lake. more »»

Youth season

October 8, 2017 For years I have contemplated how old my kids needed to be before I took them deer hunting. more »»

Looking Back

October 8, 2017 10 YEARS AGO OCT. 4, 2007 Jay Beichley and Rachel Schott were chosen as Homecoming King & Queen. Kevin Benson will receive his Eagle Scout Rank of Honor on Oct. 7 with Troop #108 of Dike. more »»

Library News

October 8, 2017 Tuesday, October 10, we will have a firefighter here for story time at 10:00, in observance of fire prevention week. Children of the community and their care providers are welcome to attend. more »»

My favorite season

October 8, 2017 It is officially here. While the weather and temperatures might not indicate it – fall has arrived. It is my favorite season for several reasons. more »»

Looking Back

October 8, 2017 10 YEARS AGO OCT. 11, 2007 G-R Rebel volleyball treats District play next week. They will host the district semifinal round on Oct. 16. Grundy Center Tour of Homes planned for Oct. 14. more »»

Library News

September 24, 2017 The word for this month (at least the first half of it) is ‘appreciation.’ We have great story time volunteer. more »»

No more waiting!

September 24, 2017 In August, I wrote about the shower/restroom building at Wolf Creek Recreation Area near Beaman. I briefly discussed the progress and gave a Labor Day target date. more »»



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