Dino, the familiar green dinosaur statue outside JET Xpress in Manning, signifies the Sinclair petroleum brand, but also much more — a business with a 60-year history in Manning that spans three generations of a local family.
Carroll merchants and property owners involved with Westgate Mall recently asked the Carroll City Council for $400 a month, and potentially more financial help with water bills, for the restrooms in that downtown shopping center.
St. Anthony Regional Hospital has added Advanced Registered Nurse Practitioner Jacqueline Crampton to its team at the St. Anthony Clinic in Denison.
Alliant Energy in December presented a check for $2,500 to Family Resource Center for expansion of its Crisis Program, focused on helping underserved and special needs families.
Every Veterans Day, Pella Corp. in Carroll recognizes military veterans who are employed at the plant. But a few days after Veterans Day 2019, a surprise, extra thanks was in store for those veterans.
GOWRIE: As other small towns become food deserts on the rural horizon, the citizens of Gowrie took a first step Monday evening in an attempt to rescue their only grocery store from closure.
Calhoun County now is the 100th Home Base Iowa Community, according to a recent announcement from Home Base Iowa and Iowa Workforce Development.
MANNING: Long-time Manning Pharmacy owner Bob Stessman, who has waged a pitched fight to keep his own business open, says the closing of the local grocery will have negative spinoff effects on the pharmacy, Manning Regional Healthcare Center and other local commerce and services.
MANNING: A California billionaire running for president placed himself in the middle of small-town rhetorical friendly fire as residents of Manning expressed outrage over the local grocery store owner’s decision to close up shop.
JEFFERSON: Sports fans who visit the new DraftKings Sportsbook at Wild Rose Casino & Resort in Jefferson this weekend for Iowa and Iowa State’s bowl games have something else they can set their sights on winning, in addition to their wager of course: 2020 season football tickets to catch…
Carroll County’s population of 20,083 people is expected to decrease by about 2 percent over the next five years after declining by 2 percent, or 415 people, since 2014, according to an economic overview of the county released by the Carroll Area Development Corporation.
Although the streets beneath the gloomy cloud-covered sky were spotted with crunchy, slick snow, shoppers packed the sidewalks along downtown Carroll as they glided swiftly through crowds and around long lines during their Black Friday shopping expedition.
Fridley Theatres expects early next year to tear down properties it owns to the west of the Carroll theater complex so it can add three more movie screens.
Coon Rapids Insurance and Real Estate and MacDonald Insurance Agency announced last week that they are changing their company names to Heritage Insurance and Real Estate.
TEMPLETON: The Carroll Area Development Corporation Nov. 5 presented Lawrence and Doris Handlos and Waspy’s Truck Stop with The Spirit of Excellence Award.
Regardless of the cold front that will be moving in just in time for the holidays, local businesses and stores are stocked up and ready for a day — or two — of Black Friday mayhem.
MANNING: Manning Regional Healthcare Center recently became one of the first hospitals in the state of Iowa to install an Advanced Imaging Modalities 4K Platform in its operating room. The new platform is a minimally invasive surgical tower that will provide MRHC’s surgeons with superior vis…
On a busy day at Promesing Image Salon & Spa in Carroll, six family members style hair, paint nails, post images of completed hairstyles on social media and fix ceiling vents.
Computer hackers have developed numerous ways to steal sensitive information or hold it hostage, and their interactions with potential victims through email, telephone and even in person have become increasingly effective tools for their crimes.
A Carroll ear, nose and throat doctor will pay $1 million to end a federal investigation into Medicaid claims he made for alleged “improper” procedures.
With the help of a $1,000 grant from Rotary International, the Carroll Rotary Club recently donated to $2,085 to Carroll Area Child Care Center to purchase play equipment.
Linc Kroeger, Accenture’s advocate for rural America, continued to draw national attention to Jefferson by hosting a tour and discussion Sunday with Democratic presidential candidate John Delaney, a former Maryland congressman and entrepreneur who is making business development in small town…
Katie Dozler was surprised with Hy-Vee's Legendary Customer Service award in August of last year, and now, it was her turn her turn to surprise her mother, Copee Wells, with the image of her daughter’s face on a massive truck.
Many in the Iowa ag community — “myself included,” said Carroll-based ethanol executive Nick Bowdish — are supporting President Trump in taking on China in broad strategic talks, even if farmers take temporary hits through tariffs, but the goodwill is quickly evaporating over the administrat…