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Recount Requested

Among the items for tomorrow morning’s Marshall County Board of Supervisors meeting is the administrative recount of last week’s City Council election for a 2nd Ward representative. Candidate

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Monday Meetings

The Marshalltown City Council will be holding public hearings on budget concerns at a special noon time meeting today. It’s hoped that the amdneded budget for the current year will be adpted,

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Potholes Appearing!

We are well into everyone’s favorite season; Pothole Season. The freeze-thaw cycle of the past few months has brought a bevy of bone-jarring potholes to virtually every Iowa road. Kelly Pargett

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Oskaloosa Murder

A 22-year-old William Penn student has died from a stabbing that happened  in an off-campus incident in Oskaloosa. Mike Motsinger of the Iowa Division of Criminal Investigation said the fight

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Saturday doings’

Don’t’ forget the Tree to Table pancake breakfast with limited supplies of real Marshall County maple syrup is today from 7 to 10 am at the Grimes Farm Conservation Center. Also today is the

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Turning The Sports Page

After 29 years in the community, a local retailer says it is time. Sports Page at Marshalltown Mall will be closing its operation sometime in May. Owner Todd Thimesch says the run was a good one,

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Tax Cut Plan #2

It was the House Republicans turn on tax cuts yesterday, as they began  the public process of passing a tax cut package that’s fashioned after Governor Kim Reynolds’ proposal. Drew

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Iowa Advances; Michigan Next

Jordan Bohannon’s 25 points led Iowa past Illinois 96-87 yesterday in a first round game of the Big Ten Post Season tourney..a game heard on 1230 KFJB. Iowa will face fifth-seeded Michigan

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