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The former owner of Adams Motors Company whose dealerships fell into financial ruin and who pleaded guilty last year to fraudulent sales practices is suing the Iowa Department of Transportation to stop it from interfering with his potential employment at other dealerships, according to court…

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Many college students in the near future will have the convenience of carrying their before- or after-class exercise gear in a bag that buckles right onto their backpacks instead of having to carry a separate drawstring tote or duffel bag.

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While 2020 was a challenging year, I have to look back in amazement at the strength, resiliency and adaptability of the business community in Carroll.

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The Austin, Texas-based company charged with helping to fill vacant storefronts and attract other businesses to Carroll currently is recruiting 30 to 40 prospects, the Carroll City Council learned Monday night.

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After 94 years in business, thousands of business transactions and customers, the Puck family has sold the six Horizon John Deere dealerships to Van Wall Equipment effective Dec. 15, 2020. The sale included the flagship store in Manning, established in 1926, and Horizon locations in Audubon,…

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When the Woodhouse family planned the new reception-room addition to the funeral home they’ve operated in Carroll for more than 55 years, it was an easy decision to remain true to the original elegance of this historic Carroll structure.

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After extensive renovation at the landmark Dahn and Woodhouse Funeral Home on Carroll Street, it is a fitting time to trace the history of the house and consider all the changes through the years. Originally built as the home of George and Sarah Wetherill in 1892, the house was described as …

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Carroll County recorded a 2.5 percent unemployment for December, a continuing decline since last spring, when the county posted far higher jobless rates, according to the most-recent figures from Iowa Workforce Development.

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Landus Cooperative is wrongly seeking to stop two of its former “key” employees from poaching its customers, according to lawyers who are defending the employees and their new employer, NEW Cooperative, against a Landus lawsuit.

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LAKE CITY: The Wound Care Clinic at Stewart Memorial Community Hospital in Lake City is now open, offering the community a comprehensive quality approach to healing and providing state-of-the-art clinical services to patients with non-healing wounds.

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Availa Bank recently presented a $5,000 check to the Des Moines Area Community College Carroll Campus Expansion project. The check will go toward DMACC’s ongoing mission to modernize its current campus to better serve the needs of students, faculty, staff and the community.

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About $40 million will be distributed as one-time grants to Iowa bars and restaurants that suffered drops in revenue last year because of the coronavirus pandemic, Gov. Kim Reynolds announced this morning.

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Carroll County recorded a 2.2 percent unemployment rate for November, a continuing month-to-month decline since February, when the county posted a 2 percent jobless rate, according to the most-recent figures from Iowa Workforce Development.

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MANNING: Since launching its first “Investment/Pledge Drive” in three years, Main Street Manning, a 501(c)3 non-profit organization, is pleased to report more than $7,000 has been raised thus far to fund its $40,000 annual operating budget and support many activities that benefit local busin…

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While Santa and Mrs. Claus’ schedule has been limited this holiday season in order to keep everybody healthy, you can enjoy a visit from the jolly couple anytime at your convenience via the Carroll Chamber of Commerce’s Facebook page, where they can be found reading Christmas stories, promot…

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Shawn Wilkerson, a 2020 Greene County High School graduate, recently was awarded sponsorship and tuition assistance by Van Wall Equipment to attend Southeast Nebraska Community College in Milford, where he will work toward a John Deere ag technician degree.

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One family’s car had seen no maintenance since they moved to the area from the East Coast, so the offer of a simple oil change, for free, was huge.

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Dr. Rachel Knudson’s goal as a general surgeon is to not be a physician who asks, “Do you have any other concerns?” with one hand already on the door.

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LAKE CITY: Stewart Memorial Community Hospital and McCrary Rost Clinic have welcomed Abby Behrens, of Radiant Complexion Dermatology Clinics, who will be offering patient care in dermatology at McCrary Rost Clinic on the second Tuesday of each month.

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McLaughlin Family Companies, a Scranton, Iowa-based, family-owned company with 12 different industry-leading product lines, has made a $75,000 donation to the Des Moines Area Community College Foundation to be used for the DMACC Carroll Campus expansion project.

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Silicon Valley Congressman Ro Khanna, the representative of one of the more economically muscular districts in the history of the nation, has introduced sweeping legislation — the 21st Century Jobs Package — aimed at bringing communities left out of digital and technical jobs and wealth grow…

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For generations, the city and Carroll Area Development Corporation have steered clear of recruiting new retailers out of respect for existing ones — and because of a fundamental faith in the marketplace.

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The new Sharp Center fellowship hall opened by Sharp Funeral Home already is receiving many positive comments, says Kyle Atkinson, one of the funeral home’s owners.