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Instructors sought for Kids in College

The Iowa Valley Continuing Education (IVCE) Kids in College summer program is seeking instructors for Summer 2020. Kids in College is open to youth in grades 4-8 and will be offered in two sessions this summer: June 15-19 (Monday through Friday) and Aug. 3-5 (Monday through Wednesday)."Last ...

Tama County Jail Bookings & Arrests

Note: Arrest or citation for a crime is not a determination of guilt. Guilt or innocence is always established in a court of law.Jan. 31:50 p.m.- Charles Robert Davidson, 37, Blairstown, Iowa, arrested in the 100 block of North Main, Toledo, on a charge of 3rd degree sexual abuse and on a ...

Tama County Course Educates Iowa Farm Women

A new online research tool, known as AEA Scout, has been launched by Iowa's Area Education Agencies (AEAs) and ensures that students and families have access to trusted online resources in one location.AEA Scout is an online portal that provides access to many of the digital resources provided ...

Iowa caucuses coming soon

Decision time is nearing for the 2020 Iowa Democratic caucuses coming Feb. 3 as these signs on a garden cart in Mary McBee's front yard in Tama show. With a dozen still vying for support the race continues with two weeks to go.

Tama Ambulance Runs

Jan. 57:10 a.m.- 500 Block Oswego St. to UnityPoint Grinnell Regional Medical Center (UP-GRMC)- Medical6:35 p.m.- 800 Block Harmon St. to UP-GRMC- Trauma-Jan. 611:07 a.m.- 700 Block Beautiful St. to UP-GRMC- Medical-Jan. 712:13 a.m.- 3700 Block K Ave to UP-GRMC- Medical2:38 p.m.- Sac and Fox ...

Fire damages rural home

Fire burned the rear exterior porch area of a home located about eight miles north of Toledo on Monday night, Jan. 20. Firefighters from Toledo and Tama responded to the blaze. Tama Police Chief Jason Bina happened by the scene around 7:30 p.m. and said upon determining it was the structure on ...

New Ronald McDonald House opens at Des Moines hospital

(SPECIAL)DES MOINES A new Ronald McDonald House at MercyOne Children's Hospital is now open to families. It will be the second House serving central Iowa and the tenth in the nation location within a hospital.The unit, located on the fourth floor of the hospital, includes 14 bedroom suites that ...

National recognition earned by Premier Estates of Toledo

West Des Moines- Nearly 395 Iowa long-term care providers were recognized on Dec. 16 by the American Health Care Association and National Center for Assisted Living (AHCA/NCAL) for the quality of care they provide.Premier Estates of Toledo is among those honored and was recognized for acieving ...

Tama Police Blotter

Monday, Dec. 30Medical call at 907 McClellan StreetCase follow up for vehicle in garageReturned wallet to personAssisted public at PDParking complaint 200 block of W 3rd St, citedVehicle theft at Lincoln Apts, not stolenTuesday, Dec. 31Broken down vehicle at 202 Hwy 30Suspicious vehicle at ...