The Hy-Vee Drugstore in the Meadowlane Mall on Center Street in Marshalltown will close on Sept. 27 and will merge with the pharmacy located inside the Marshalltown Hy-Vee on Sept. 28. Christina Gayman, public relations director for Hy-Vee, said the decision was made in preparation for a full remodel ofContinue Reading

Finding rocks can be a lot of fun. Families around Marshalltown have joined a group called Marshalltown Rocks to find colorfully designed rocks and then hide them again. Carrie Harmon first learned about the game while on vacation with her family in North Platte, Neb. “My kids found some decoratedContinue Reading

Hundreds of children in the community have learned to dance under the instruction of Kimi Kups-Benson during the last 30 years. As the owner of The Dance Konnection, she teaches students to point their toes, pirouette and leap while instilling confidence and giving kids a safe space to be themselves.Continue Reading

 Deadlines for property taxes in the Marshall County Treasurer’s Office have been briefly extended further in response to the COVID-19 coronavirus outbreak to July 31. Gov. Kim Reynolds issued a proclamation that it will be the last property tax extension for March property tax payments. Deadlines for vehicle registration renewals,Continue Reading

Lauren Rudkin loves to bake because it brings joy to her family and friends and is a stress reliever for her. She attributes her love for cooking to her grandmothers. “I watched my grandmothers from a very young age cook and bake all my life and I just kind ofContinue Reading

On March 17 dining rooms restaurants across Iowa closed; near the end of May many reopened their doors to the public, but now as COVID-19 cases increase several are closing doors again. “Businesses are making decisions based on what they are capable of doing right now, while keeping staff andContinue Reading

T-R PHOTO BY THOMAS NELSON Some Marshalltown bugs took advantage of the warm Thursday to feast on some roses on Main Street. The warm weather brought many out and about in Marshalltown on Thursday — children at the Aquatic Center, a group of bicyclists downtown, some dogs playing in oneContinue Reading

Meskwaki Nation announced via Facebook Thursday morning the annual Powwow will be canceled for 2020. A statement reads: In regards to the 2020 Meskwaki Annual Powwow, Tribal Council and MAPA have agreed to cancel this year’s powwow in concern for the safety and well-being of the people during this pandemic.Continue Reading

The Binford House will host a yard sale from 8 a.m. to 11 a.m., Aug. 8 to help support the care of the historical site. There will be household and decorative items, small appliances, books and more for sale. Items have been donated by supporters of Binford House. Masks areContinue Reading

The number of new COVID-19 cases continues to spike as the pandemic ravages the country. There were 101 new cases of COVID-19 and one more death attributed to the virus in Marshall County, according to the Iowa Department of Public Health’s COVID-19 website. This week’s totals bring the county toContinue Reading