Wednesday, February 19, 2020

Grinnell News

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On March 9, S.H.E. Counts, the Grinnell League of Women Voters, and the Claude W. & Dolly Ahrens Foundation will be hosting the fifth annual International Women’s Day at the Grinnell Mutual Bartelt Conference and Education Center!...
(Grinnell, IA – February 14, 2020)  St. Francis Manor and Seeland Park are inviting the public to a community “Fish Fry” on Friday, March 6.  All-you-can-eat fish, french fries, and cole slaw will be served between 5:00 and 7:00...
Sarah Pohlson Smith Grinnell, Iowa -- Sarah Smith announced she will run for the Iowa House in District 76 in 2020. House District 76 includes all of Poweshiek County and...
For many Iowans, understanding Medicare and related health insurance can be confusing and overwhelming. Where do I start? What are my options? Am I making the right decision? What will it cost me?  Is there help if I can’t...
UnityPoint Health® - Grinnell Regional Public Health continues to work with the Iowa Department of Public Health (IDPH), Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), state and local partners to monitor and respond to novel coronavirus (2019-nCoV). The...
Keir R. Johnson, JD Grinnell, Iowa - Grinnell State Bank President, CFO and CTO, F. Austin Jones, and the Grinnell State Bank Board of Directors announces the addition of Keir R. Johnson, JD,...
Social Entrepreneurs of Grinnell (SEG) is sponsoring its third pie baking contest and pie social on Sunday, March 8.  This delightfully fun event will be held at St. Paul’s Episcopal Church in Grinnell,...
From; The Grinnell College Office of Communications. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) is continually revising its guidelines for responding to the coronavirus, with the most recent...
Shults & Co. singers and band will be returning to the bright lights and glamour of the entertainment mecca of the world, Las Vegas, on February 20, 21 and 22 at 7:30 pm in the Hotel Grinnell...
On the day of the Iowa political caucuses, Tuesday, February 3rd, The Mayflower Community was proud to host a satellite caucus.  72 residents pre-registered for and participated in the afternoon caucus. Residents entered the Carman...
By Michael McAllister Three weeks into the 2020 session of the 88th Iowa General Assembly, Grinnell area residents had the opportunity to hear comments from and direct questions to elected state officials.
GRINNELL, IA – LINK’s mission is to Lead, Inspire, Nurture, and Keep children educated, enriched and engaged in the Grinnell community. LINK Grinnell, a 501c3 organization, has been offering after-school programming for a little over four months and announces today an intent to offer...
In Grinnell, The Mayflower Community and Total Rehab Orthopedic & Sports Specialist have partnered to provide a physical and occupational therapy clinic serving residents on the Mayflower campus.  Our primary focus is providing Medicare rehabilitative care.  Jordan Finch Smith,...
100 + People Who Care – Grinnell voted at the January 28 membership meeting to support Grinnell’s American Brawn charity in its work of providing equipment upgrades for area first responder units.  Kent Reed presented the appeal for...
The Tiger Packs program is partnering with Hy-Vee for the Food 4 Thought Fundraiser. Tiger Packs is a local backpack program for pre K- 8th grade students in the Grinnell-Newburg school district to help combat hunger.  Each week...
Imagine Grinnell is inviting interested community members to continue the legacy of Imagine Grinnell by joining the board or volunteering. The mission of Imagine Grinnell is to turn imagination into action to create a more vibrant, sustainable...
Funds will bolster mental health and counseling programs for Grinnell students GRINNELL, Iowa — Grinnell College Board of Trustees member Sheryl Walter ’78 has committed a planned gift of $1.7 million to support student mental health...
Grinnell, IA – January 23, 2020 – In 2019, UnityPoint Health® - Grinnell Regional Medical Center (GRMC) celebrated 100 years of health care from their location at 4th Avenue and Reed Street in Grinnell. 2020 will be another year of celebration as...
The early history of the city of Grinnell is well documented, starting with J.B. Grinnell himself. The narratives about an ideal town on the Iowa prairie patterned after a New England village are well known.But those stories...
1000 Friends of Iowa presented awards to the winners of the 2019 Best Development Awards at the Iowa State Capitol Building Rotunda on January 21, 2020. The awards program showcased projects that recognized connections between building and...
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