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Letters to the Editor

Letter to the Editor-Kubik

Letter to the Editor This time of the year there’s a lack of sleep for everyone at my house. Yes, daylight saving’s time is one factor, but March through May is ‘calving season’ on our farm when our mama cows are due to have their babies. And as a cattle farmer that means getting up, ...

Tama Co. Disaster Emergency Declaration

Tama County Supervisors unanimously approved the Declaration on Monday morning, March 30, during their regular meeting conducted on the internet using the Zoom Service which provides for meetings to take place with participants at different locations. To view or take part on Zoom the Tama ...

Republican County Convention Held

Tama County Republican Women hosted 52 delegates from county-wide to the Tama County Republican Convention Saturday, March 14th at the Reinig Center in Toledo. The event was chaired by retired judge Moe McWhirter of Traer. South Tama High School junior Hope Werner and Tama County Attorney, ...

Schrock is sole candidate for Democrat nomination for Tama County Sherif

Jeff Schrock, Toledo, is seeking the Democratic Party nomination for Tama County Sheriff in the June 2 Primary. He is the only Democrat on the blot for sheriff. Qualifications;` I have a AA Degree In Police Science, 25 Years Law Enforcement Experience; Served as Police Chief Meskwaki Nation; ...

Tama County Community Foundation Distributes $137,324 to Local Organizations

The Tama County Community Foundation (TCCF) announced $137,324 in grant funding to 34 projects of organizations serving Tama County as part of its 2020 grant cycle. The grant decisions were determined prior to the COVID-19 pandemic and its effect on communities and nonprofits. Nonprofits ...

GMG Jazz Band headed to State competition

The GMG Jazz Band played in the North East Iowa Band Directors Contest at Hudson on March 7. The Band played very well and came home with second place. That honor coupled with the placing at the Coe College Festival earned the GMG Jazz Band a slot at the State Jazz Band Competition to be held ...

Tama County Supervisors By John Speer CIP jspeer@tamatoledonews.com

There were no public comments Monday morning on a plan which will result in combining a pair of Tama County general obligation bond issues, a part of termed a refunding loan agreement. The remaining amount due on the original $7 million in bonds issued in 2013 to pay for road improvements is ...