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4th of July fireworks: To allow or ban?

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Faced with what some Toledo City Council members said were complaints from the public about fireworks allowed within the city, it was decided Tuesday night to gauge what direction the Tama City Council favors before making changes to the current ordinance. The regular council meeting was held ...

ZOOM available for today’s Board of Supervisors meeting

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In a change to an earlier story, the Tama County Board of Supervisors meeting today- Monday, June 1, 2020, will be available electronically on the ZOOM internet feature: It had been decided to only offer the meeting to the public through by telephone but a 10 a.m. public hearing necessitated ...

Tama County Jail Bookings and Arrests

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Note: Arrest or citation for a crime is not a determination of guilt. Guilt or innocence is always established in a court of law. May 5 4:58 a.m.- Dillon Rion Graves, 21, rural Tama, arrested in the 200 block of Edgewood Drive on a charge of domestic abuse assault with injury by Meskwaki ...

Sanitizer available in Tama, Traer

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Rick Mull obtains hand sanitizer from a public dispenser in the Tama Civic Center north parking area on Friday, May 22. It is available free from 9 a.m.- 3 p.m. and also is offered at the Traer City Hall. Tama Chief of Police, Jason Bina worked to secure gallons of donated hand sanitizer from ...

Iowa Crop Progress Report

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DES MOINES - Iowa Secretary of Agriculture Mike Naig commented on the Iowa Crop Progress and Condition report released by the USDA National Agricultural Statistics Service. The report is released weekly from April through November. “The holiday weekend brought warmer weather and some sun, ...

Tama Ambulance Runs

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May 17 2:41 p.m.- 700 Block E 13th St.- No Transport- Medical 3:24 p.m.- 600 Block Harding St. to UnityPoint Health - Marshalltown (UPH-M)- Medical May 18 6:40 a.m.- 200 Block S Division St, Montour to UPH-M- Medical 7:40 a.m.- 400 Block W Quail Rd. to UPH-M- Medical 8:17 p.m.- 200 Block ...

Iowa 14 north of Marshalltown to close June 1

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A concrete overlay project on Iowa 14 north of Marshalltown will require closing the roadway to traffic between Iowa 96 in Marshall County and Iowa 175 in Grundy County from Monday, June 1, until early September, weather permitting, according to the Iowa Department of Transportation’s ...

ZOOM out- Now attend Board of Supervisors meetings by phone

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In a move away from the internet ZOOM electronic meetings Tama county Supervisors agreed to conduct at least the next regular meeting on Monday, June 1 strictly by telephone. The measure continues the county response to providing COVID-19 precautions. Persons wanting to listen in on or conduct ...

Tama-Toledo Aquatic Center will not open in 2020

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The Tama-Toledo Aquatic Center Board was scheduled to meet on Thursday night, May 28 and, according to a social media post Friday morning issued this statement announcing the pool will not be open for the summer 2020 season: "To protect the safety of employees and the public, the Pool Board ...