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Titans For Tate to participate in Shine a Light Walk

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On September 18, ‘Team Titans For Tate’ will gather at Gateway Park in Cedar Falls for the Shine a Light NF Walk, the signature fundraising event of the Children’s Tumor Foundation. Titans For Tate joins the neurofibromatosis (NF) community from across Iowa to bring neurofibromatosis out ...

Pioneer Fair coming to Morrison Sept. 12

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The Annual Pioneer Craft Fair will take place on Sunday, Sept.12 from 11:00 am to 4:00 pm on the Grundy County Heritage Museum Grounds at 204 4th St. in Morrison, Iowa. Plan now for a day of good family fun. Admission and all activities are free of charge. Food and vendor items will be ...

Hinson holds Tama County town hall

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Congresswoman Ashley Hinson (IA-01) returned to Tama County this week for a town hall meeting. Around 20 members of the public gathered at the Tama Civic Center Tuesday morning for a question and answer session with Hinson who also gave a legislative update on issues and policies at the federal ...

How many kayaks can fit in Union Grove Lake?

Tama County News

Kayak enthusiasts are invited to Union Grove Lake for a special event on Labor Day weekend. The Union Grove Lake Park and Holding Corp. has organized a kayak rally on Saturday, Sept. 4 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Union Grove Lake is a state park located between Garwin and Gladbrook that features ...

Gladbrook Clydesdale team competes at the Iowa State Fair

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Tama County was well represented at the 2021 National Clydesdale Show that took place Aug. 19-22 at the Iowa State Fair in Des Moines. TF Clydesdales of Gladbrook had one of the shortest drives to the show that brought together Clydesdale horses from all over the country to compete in a wide ...

Gladbrook-Reinbeck students return

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Classrooms at Gladbrook-Reinbeck were full Monday as the district joined many others around the state welcoming students and staff back for the start of the 2021-22 school year. Both the junior high/high school and the elementary conducted flag raising ceremonies to open the new school ...

Tama County at the State Fair 2021

Tama County News

James Gethmann (left) and his daughter Aimee Bolar (right) of Hill Star Farm dairy goats, Gladbrook, pictured on Wednesday in the Swine Barn at the Iowa State Fair with two of 12 dairy goats they brought to show in the Open Class. Gethmann and Bolar have been showing Alpine, Saanen, and ...

New postmaster clocks in at Reinbeck

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The Reinbeck Post Office welcomed a new postmaster to their staff recently. Vicki Abels began work in Reinbeck as the newest postmaster on July 1. She replaces Sharron Kruger who retired this summer after 15 years with the United States Postal Service (USPS), the last two spent at the ...

Savage Tavern opens in Gladbrook

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Tony and Tracy Savage have taken a chance on Gladbrook. As of March 2021, the Marshalltown couple are the new owners of the bar establishment on 2nd Street in Gladbrook, previously known as RJ’s Hideaway. RJ’s was owned and operated for over a decade by the Reese family of Gladbrook, ...

GMG raises flag for a new year

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The traditional Flag Raising Ceremony on the first day of school, August 23, was held at the GMG Elementary Green Mountain campus. The Gladbrook American Legion and Auxiliary conducted the ceremony. Members of the Legion Color Guard presented the flags. Gladbrook Junior Auxiliary members ...