Friday, May 29, 2020

Construction begins on gateway public art project in Grinnell

Site work has begun on a small park and public art project at the southeast corner of Highway 146 and Highway 6...

Grinnell Mutual Morale Remains High

Drive by Parade Brings Large Number of Employees together again as work at home continues  Each week on his...

Poweshiek County Community Foundation Grand Recipients Announced

April 29, 2020, The Greater Poweshiek Community Foundation (GPCF) is pleased to announce the 2020 Poweshiek County Alliance (PCA) grant recipients for...

BREAKING NEWS AT GRINNELL-Sarah Burnell selected to lead Grinnell cross country programs

GRINNELL, Iowa – Sarah Burnell '14, a standout runner and 2020 Athletics Hall of Fame inductee at Grinnell College, will take over...

FINANCIAL GUIDANCE FOR IOWANS AMID COVID-19

April 23, 2020: With the global COVID-19 pandemic looming, many individuals’ personal and business financial situations are uncertain at this time. As...

Poweshiek County Confirms Outbreak in Long-Term Care Center

April 22, 2020 – Poweshiek County, Iowa – The Iowa Department of Public Health (IDPH) and Poweshiek County Public Health have identified...

Relief Fund to Help Those Who Help Others

In extraordinary times like these, even the organizations who help those in need may need some form of assistance.

100 + People Who Care – Grinnell Encourage Support of Area Organizations

100 + People Who Care – Grinnell will not be holding their regular quarterly meeting in April, due to COVID-19 precautions.  Instead, members...

UnityPoint Health announces temporary staffing changes in response to COVID-19

Health system to implement reduced hours for certain staff, limited furloughs and executive pay cuts beginning April 26 Des...

Grinnell Mutual and Grinnell College team up to aid community

Grinnell, Iowa — The Grinnell Mutual Group (GMG) Foundation and Grinnell College, two of the largest employers in Poweshiek County, Iowa, have...

Food Coalition Offers Vouchers, Resource Guide

The Grinnell Food Coalition, which formed in March to address pandemic-related food insecurity needs in the local community, has created a grocery...

A Second Letter to the Editor – Dr. Lauren Graham | Health Care in...

In the year 2020, a new virus strain has turned the world the upside down. The novel coronavirus (COVID-19) has changed many...

Grinnell Chamber Launches GIFT CARD initiative Supporting Local Businesses

GRINNELL, IA – The Grinnell Area Chamber of Commerce is pleased to announce the launch of Grinnell Gift Cards, a program designed...

2020 GHS All Class Reunion Scheduled for July 4th Weekend Postponed

The GHS Alumni Board of Directors have voted to postpone the 2020 All Class Reunion and reschedule the reunion for July 4th weekend of...

100 + People Who Care – Grinnell to Offer Support

The regular face-to-face meeting of 100 + People Who Care – Grinnell, scheduled for Tuesday, April 28, is being cancelled for Covid-19...

UnityPoint Health calls for community help with COVID-19

Grinnell, IA – April 1, 2020 – UnityPoint Health (UPH) joins health systems across Iowa in securing enough personal protective equipment (PPE) to meet the needs...

Thank You. Thank You. Thank You!

Alicemary Borthwick Even though The Mayflower Community currently has adequate supplies of personal protective equipment (PPE) on hand,...

Library news and events March 28th to April 3rd

How to Request Materials The library has limited physical access to library services and materials will be brought to you curbside for pick...

Grinnell Regional Medical Center Updates Visitor Restrictions

Grinnell, IA – March 24, 2020 – UnityPoint Health® – Grinnell Regional Medical Center is further restricting visitors, due to COVID-19 (Coronavirus), in order to protect patients,...

Iowa Small Business Relief Program Grant

Grinnell Chamber Members -- Governor Reynolds has announced the Iowa Small Business Relief Program Grant through the Iowa Economic Development Authority (IEDA)...

Alliant Energy temporarily suspends disconnects for non-payment; intends to waive late fees

MADISON, Wis. (March 18, 2020) — Alliant Energy (NASDAQ: LNT) is temporarily suspending disconnections for all of Iowa and Wisconsin customers during...

Grinnell Chamber Announces $50,000 for Small Business Relief

GRINNELL, IA – The Grinnell Area Chamber of Commerce is pleased to announce the launch of a Small Business Relief Fund in...

Facing COVID-19 in the Real Estate Industry | RE/MAX Partners Realty Practicing...

Grinnell, IA — As a leader in the Midwest real estate industry, RE/MAX Partners Realty is navigating the COVID-19 pandemic with one goal in...

1st Anniversary Celebrated at Hammond Center for Assisted Living

(Grinnell, IA – March 12, 2020)  Tenants and staff celebrated the Hammond Center’s first anniversary with a special dinner on March 4.  The festivities...

Poweshiek Legislators Address Topics from Pandemics to License Plates

By Michael McAllister Representative Dave Maxwell and Senator Tim Kapucian faced tough, broad questions...

Chamber Postpones Annual Celebration

Grinnell Chamber Members -- Please know this decision does not come lightly; however, due to growing concerns regarding large public gatherings due to...

Visitor Restrictions Now in Effect at UnityPoint Health – Grinnell Regional Medical Center

To protect our patients, families and health care workers during the global outbreak of COVID-19 the following visitor restrictions are being implemented. 

BLOOD SUPPLY A CONCERN IN WAKE OF COVID-19 FEARS

DES MOINES, Iowa (March 11, 2020) – LifeServe Blood Center, the sole supplier of blood products to more than 120 hospitals in...

WINNING ENTRIES IN PIE CONTEST

“Slices for SEG,” pie-baking contest and social, was held the afternoon of Sunday, March 8.  A total of seventeen pies were entered in...

Grinnell College to shift to ‘online learning’ due to coronavirus concerns

As reported on KCCI.COM Tuesday March 10, 2020 GRINNELL, Iowa —Grinnell College officials are informing students of steps they will have...

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