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04/17/2019 - 10:42am

On Monday night, the Grundy Center City Council hosted a public meeting where representatives from the Iowa Department of Transportation discussed the DOT-proposed three lane conversion on G Ave. Though the DOT presentation focused mainly on the logistics and benefits of a three lane conversion (road diet), it also briefly reviewed...

04/17/2019 - 10:05am
What’s long been considered Grundy County’s greatest asset may also be the reason its gravel roads are sinking and crumbling at an unprecedented rate.             As Assistant County Engineer Steve Cox explained at Monday morning’s board of supervisors meeting, the world...
04/15/2019 - 2:45pm
A pair of candidates—both named Rob, and both with previous administrative experience—have been chosen as the finalists for the new shared superintendent position at Aplington-Parkersburg and Grundy Center.             Robert Busch is the current Superintendent and Pre K-6...
04/10/2019 - 11:38am
A fire on CRP ground just south of Grundy Center spiraled out of control on Tuesday afternoon, and firefighters from a pair of local departments spent at least an hour and a half containing it.             The fire broke out just south of the fairgrounds on land owned by Barbara Hupman of...
04/10/2019 - 11:12am
More than sixty kids from around the area gathered at the American Lutheran Church in Grundy Center last week to package up over 7,000 meals for those in need.   For the last several years, the church has hosted a Kids Against Hunger food packing event where local youth from grades 6 through 12 gather to pack meals for those in need across...
04/10/2019 - 10:53am
Two years ago, Clark Porter started the Black Hawk Creek Water and Soil Coalition with a simple mission: to promote water quality in a collaborative, non-confrontational manner and bring stakeholders onboard for the journey. With the recent announcement of nearly $90,000 in grant funding being allocated for a local initiative, it’s safe to...
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