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Flashlights, facemasks and Facebook:

While the number of positive cases of the coronavirus grow to 124 statewide in Iowa, including four in Tama County the Tama-Toledo community is finding unique ways to stay connected and help their neighbors.Flashlight WaveOn Monday night neighbors in Tama and Toledo stepped outside of their ...

Tama County Legion, Auxiliary cancel Government Day

The Tama County American Legion Posts and Auxiliary Units along with our Tama County government officials have cancelled Tama County Government day scheduled for Wednesday, April 8 at the Reinig-Toledo Civic Center this year due to the restrictions placed on social events and the COVID-19 ...

The Wall that Heals- Vietnam Veterans Memorial coming to Meskwaki High School

The Wall That Heals honoring the more than 58,000 service members inscribed on The Wall in Washington D.C., and all who served in Vietnam will be on display at the Meskwaki High School, 1610 305th St., rural Tama, July 2-5. This is the only Iowa stop for the Wall this year.Volunteers are needed ...

Toledo-Tama Kiwanis invite new members

Kiwanis Club needs to increase its membership in order to continue the worthwhile programs it sponsors. The Kiwanis' projects are devoted to our communities and our children. The Fine Arts and Academic Banquet honoring high school students is an event that rewards students for their ...

23 donors at Feb. 25 blood drive

A total of 23 donors took part in the Feb. 25 LifeServe Blood Drive at the Tama Civic Center.LifeServe lists 61 lives saved as a result.The Blood Drive was sponsored by the Tama-Toledo Knights of Columbus.

Wednesday p.m. Update- Tama Co. area Novel Coronavirus

Tama County-In an effort to protect the health of our customers and employees and an attempt to maintain continuity of operations and limit potential exposure due to the Corona Virus/COVID-19. The Tama County Administration Buildings and all county facilities will still be conducting business ...

Fun Night for Nature Center to be held on April 4

As spring is quickly approaching, so is the annual Tama County Conservation Fun Night event. Plans have been set for the Tama County Nature Center to host Fun Night on Saturday, April 4. Doors will open at 5 p.m. as well as the silent auction with festivities to follow.This year's meal will be ...

Tama Library patrons asked to “adopt a book”

Julie Shook, Tama Library Director, is announcing a new program that will assist the library. It is an "Adopt a Book" program. Julie will publish a list of books the library would like to add because they are best sellers, have been misplaced by patrons, or are books that will be popular with ...

Tama Co. Relay for Life set at Dysart March 29

Relay For Life of Tama County will again be held at the Dysart Community Building. The community will join together at the annual Relay For Life of Tama County on Sunday, March 29, to help beat our biggest rival - cancer.The event will begin at 11 a.m., with a free will offering meal served of ...

King Tower gains National Historic Register status

Editor's Note: Credit Tama's Anne Michael for having the vision to push the pursuit of the King Tower area for the national designation it deserves.Her vision, the Mansfield Foundation, the cooperation of current owners Jimmy and Lejka Arifi, the Tama County?Historic Preservation Commission, ...