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Gladbrook Auxiliary-Mother’s Day Tea

The Gladbrook American Legion Auxiliary hosted their annual Mothers Tea on Mon., May 9th. Special guests were 3rd District President Shirley Warneke, Norway, and Tama County President Jolene Denbow, Gladbrook. They both brought greetings and received a corsage and a pastel colored owl as ...

Extra news from the Black Hawk Night Hawks

The Black Hawk Night Hawks have been busy in the month of April outside of their regular meetings. They have adopted a garden and started their restoration process of it. We also had a baking day that members attended. We then used the baked good at the Omelet breakfast that was a big hit.

News from the Black Hawk Night Hawks

Our recent meeting was April 10th. Our roll call for this meeting was to say what our favorite omelet ingredients are when your name is called. Our next meeting will be held May 14th and we will probably be helping with the postal food drive.Next, we talked about what we might want to do at ...

Corn Carnival Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ’s) — Week 2

With the 2016 Gladbrook Corn Carnival only a few weeks away, we have decided to start a weekly feature answering many frequently asked questions that are sent our way. We thought this might be a fun way to get readers "in the loop." Rememberthat the dates this year are June 23rd-26th.We are ...

Message from Our Mayor

We are coming to the end of an era. We will have to learn to get along without Lori Bearden as our city clerk. Lori has been a tremendous asset to the city with her dedication and knowledge of the job. She has put in many long days keeping the city records straight and keeping our finances ...

Corn Carnival Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ’s)

With the 2016 Gladbrook Corn Carnival only a few weeks away, we have decided to start a weekly feature answering many frequently asked questions that are sent our way. We thought this might be a fun way to get readers “in the loop.” Remember that the dates this year are June 23rd-26th. We ...

Looking Back

10 YEARS AGOAPRIL 20, 2006FFA Horticulture class opens a nursery and will sell their plants they have raised.Tyson Dirks gets a hole-in-one at Oakleaf Country Club on April 7.Bruce Craig, Reinbeck, finished first out of 39 riders on April 8. On Sunday he placed 4th out of 47 riders.Marvin ...

Tama Co. Court News

Tama County District Court Before Judge Fae Hoover Grinde: Steven Wayne Burkett, 51, Sheffield, Iowa, entered a written guilty plea to possession of a controlled substance, marijuana. He received a deferred judgment and as assessed a civil and court costs totaling $540. Burkett was ...

Tama Co. Supervisors By Joyce Wiese

Larry Jones from the Middle Cedar Watershed -NCRS, was present for the Tama County Board of Supervisors meeting Monday morning. A resolution was proposed, but was tabled until next Monday for some changes to be made. Fox Ridge Winery, 1465 L Avenue, Traer, has applied for a renewal of their ...