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Farmer’s Market Report for June 17th, 2022

Local News

We had another great night at the market. With 12 vendors Sandhill Acres brought plants, maple syrup, green garlic, mulberries, green onions, radishes, turnips and dried herbs. Kristy brought kolaches, twisty, rollicky, pies, cookies, bars and quick breads. Bailey had a wide assortment of ...

Ernst makes Tama County stop at Corteva Agriscience

Local News

DYSART — U.S. Sen. Joni Ernst (R-Iowa) traveled to the Corteva Agriscience facility in Dysart last Friday to visit and meet with their leadership and discuss recent efforts to support farmers and agriculture workers. Ernst was available to speak with the Tama Toledo News Chronicle at the end ...

South Tama Community School District Honor Roll

Education

9th grade: BABINAT, ALEXANDER BABINAT, CLAYTON BARRIENTOS, DANIELA BEAR, ALYISSA BECK, SKYLA BEST, ASHLEY BLOCKER, CODY BROWN, CAILEY CARNAHAN, EMILY CERVANTES, JANETTE CHYMA, ABIGAIL CLEGG, TYRUS DOLEZAL, AUBREY FONSECA, CRISTAL FONSECA, ESTRELLA FONSECA, ...

Rehearsal for Murder at the Wieting

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A Hollywood actress, Monica Welles, well known for fluff roles, walks away from films and is given an opportunity to act in a Broadway play, written by the man she eventually comes to love. Unfortunately, after the opening night party, Monica commits suicide by jumping form her high rise ...

Meskwaki to host Iowa Fraud Fighters

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In the current day and age, spam calls and emails have targeted millions of Americans, and some of the scammers have found success in stealing exorbitant amounts of money. The people behind these schemes tend to target the elderly in attempts to take advantage of their lack of knowledge with ...

The Wall that Heals is coming to Tama August 4th-7th

Local News

Tama, IA – The Wall That Heals, a three-quarter scale replica of the Vietnam Veterans Memorial along with a mobile Education Center, is coming to Tama, Iowa on August 4th thru August 7th at The Meskwaki Settlement School and will be open 24 hours a day and free to the public. The Wall That ...

Iowa State honors spring graduates

Education

AMES, Iowa (June 7, 2022) – Iowa State University honored more than 4,700 students who received degrees during spring commencement ceremonies May 12-14. Alumna Beth Ford, president and chief executive officer of Land O'Lakes, received a Doctor of Humane Letters honorary degree for her ...

Supporting kids in prevention (SKIP) focuses on safety of children

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Supporting Kids in Prevention (SKIP) is an initiative evolved from Community Partnership for Protecting Children, where the goals focus on the safety of children in their communities. The SKIP coalition is built upon partnerships with other services agencies and programs that serve children ...

Local Students Graduate from Buena Vista University

Education

STORM LAKE, IA (06/08/2022)-- Buena Vista University congratulates more than 200 students who graduated in the Spring of 2022. Local students who graduated include: Wesley Upah of Toledo graduated with a Bachelor of Arts in accounting and business Jenifer Nunez Ramos of Tama graduated with ...

Welch recognized for volunteer work with Citizen of the Year award

Local News

Judy Welch was recently named Tama’s citizen of the year after receiving a nomination from the fire department. Welch's consistent charity work over the past 38 years has not gone unnoticed by her peers. She has spent time volunteering with Habitat for Humanity, taught Sunday school for ...