Carroll County Public Health this week reminded residents that shopping for essentials should not be a family outing during the coronavirus pandemic.
Staff of the Glidden-Ralston school district put on a 37-block parade Wednesday morning to help break the monotony of an extended leave from school because of the new coronavirus outbreak.
Three Carroll boys — ages 17, 16 and 15 — are accused of spraying graffiti on signs, benches, buildings and trails in several park areas in and near Carroll in early March, according to the Carroll Police Department.
There were 52 more confirmed new coronavirus cases in Iowa in the past day, and two more people died after being infected by the virus, according to the Iowa Department of Public Health.
The Democratic challenger to Republican incumbent State Rep. Brian Best was arrested for drunken driving less than four days after filing the paperwork to be on November's ballot, according to court records.
Residents who want to support area businesses impacted by the coronavirus outbreak — while saving a few bucks — will have a limited amount of time to do so Wednesday.
DES MOINES: The Iowa Restaurant Association, through its 501(c)3 charitable foundation, this week announced the creation of an industry relief fund to assist hospitality workers displaced by the recent suspension of on-premise dining in Iowa restaurants and bars.
DES MOINES: In a continuing campaign to encourage Iowans to vote by mail in the June 2 primary to reduce the spread of the new coronavirus, COVID-19, the office of Iowa Secretary of State Paul Pate will mail an absentee ballot request form to every active registered voter in the state.
The programs and initiatives in the Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security (CARES) Act that was just passed by Congress are intended to assist business owners with whatever needs they have right now. When implemented, there will be many new resources available for small businesses, a…
As of this morning the Carroll Times Herald has had 12,226 nominations and 47,156 votes for more than 100 business and community categories in our second-annual Carroll County Readers’ Choice Awards.
The eastern half of Iowa continues to be inundated by the bulk of new confirmed coronavirus cases, with 73 more in the past day and one death, according to the Iowa Department of Public Health.
DES MOINES: Rep. Cindy Axne (IA-03) wrote to Iowa Governor Kim Reynolds this week asking her to issue a statewide ‘stay-at-home’ order to help protect the health and safety of all Iowans during this ongoing novel coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak.
A 29-year-old Libertarian candidate for the Iowa House — who just last year faced a harassment charge for his talk of killing a deputy sheriff — is running against law enforcement as much as he is the other two candidates on the ballot.
DES MOINES: Employees laid off or unable to work for coronavirus-related reasons no longer will be required to use all paid leave before being eligible for unemployment insurance benefits.
The number of confirmed cases of the new coronavirus in Iowa soared by 88 in the past day, and two more people died after being infected, according to the Iowa Department of Public Health.
A 17-year-old Onawa boy was angry at another boy for repeatedly pointing an unloaded shotgun at others and pulling the trigger, so he grabbed a loaded shotgun and shot the boy in the head, according to court records.
The Carroll Community Concern food pantry currently is well-stocked to assist households hit by job cutbacks due to the coronavirus crisis.
The coronavirus battle may have closed down schools throughout Iowa, but students in Morgan Stipe’s seventh-grade math still are learning about equations, rational numbers, angle measures and more.
Someone in Linn County in eastern Iowa died last night after being infected by the new coronavirus, and tests have confirmed a further 38 infections in the state, according to the Iowa Department of Public Health.
DENISON: Leo Kanne, president of the United Food and Commercial Workers Local 440 union, said in a phone interview Friday afternoon Smithfield officials informed him Thursday that an employee at the Denison plant had tested positive for the new coronavirus, COVID-19.
State Rep. Brian Best, R-Glidden, says Gov. Kim Reynolds is making the right decision on what likely will be the biggest judgment call of her public life in not issuing a statewide shelter-in-place order as some other neighboring states have in efforts to mitigate the global coronavirus outbreak.
The number of confirmed coronavirus infections in Iowa continues to accelerate, and the person-to-person spread is increasingly closer to Carroll County, according to new data from the Iowa Department of Public Health.
WASHINGTON, D.C.: U.S. Senator Joni Ernst (R-Iowa) is calling for bipartisan action to crack down on scammers who are targeting senior citizens during the COVID-19 pandemic after several instances of fraud arose in Iowa and nationwide.
Two more Iowans died in the past day from the new coronavirus and there were 56 more confirmed infections in the state as the virus' reach deepens into rural Iowa, according to the Iowa Department of Public Health.
Students may not be filling the classrooms at Kuemper Catholic School attendance centers these days; however, thanks to technology, teachers are staying connected with their students, and learning has not stopped.
Des Moines Area Community College today announced several important updates for its students, faculty and staff members as part of the College’s ongoing response to COVID-19, including the decision to extend the online delivery of face-to-face DMACC courses for the remainder of the spring 20…
Carroll City Council members Thursday afternoon unanimously approved a $100,000 emergency funding measure for small businesses in the city affected by the coronavirus outbreak.
Hunters who prefer to buy their licenses from the County Recorder's office should call to buy them soon, given the coronavirus outbreak that prompted county offices to close to the public and to temporarily reduce their staff.
Stores that exclusively sell clothes, jewelry, beauty products, flowers or furniture are ordered to close at 10 p.m. today, Gov. Kim Reynolds said as she announced an expansion of her emergency declaration.
There were four new western Iowa coronavirus cases confirmed in the past day, which contributed to the largest one-day spike in statewide cases so far of 34, according to the Iowa Department of Public Health.
VATICAN CITY: In response to the COVID-19 pandemic, Pope Francis announced he will be giving an extraordinary blessing “urbi et orbi,” which translates to “to the city and to the world” at 6 p.m. local time in Rome on Friday, March 27 or noon Central Standard Time (CST). It will be broadcast…
The lines of cars and trucks snaked for blocks around Foundry Distilling Company in the historic Valley Junction region of West Des Moines.
Looking to assist a Carroll business community officials describe as facing “untold stresses” from the economic fallout of coronavirus, Carroll City Council members are expected to take the unprecedented step Thursday of making $100,000 available for grants to local businesses of up to $5,000 each.