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Poweshiek County CR

The showdown is set. Friday night in Gilbertville, the contest that will surely decide the Iowa 8-man District 5 title will be waged, with HLV taking on hosting Don Bosco. Both teams are unbeaten in five games on the season and 3-0 in the district. Nobody has come close to beating either team. HLV did […]

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2014 HOMECOMING – HLV

by Brathjen on September 27, 2014

HLV celebrated homecoming last week in style, and the perfect capper was a 53-3 romp over Grandview Christian of Des Moines in Friday night’s homecoming game. Lexy Bracy was crowned homecoming queen during the pep rally Thursday night, while Louis Kriegel reigned as the king.

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Attempted murder suspect apprehended by Grinnell police

September 26, 2014 Agriculture News

STAFF REPORTS powcr@dmreg.com Grinnell police have arrested Hal Charles Runner, 54, Gilman, on Thursday, Sept. 25 for attempted murder that occurred on Tuesday, Sept. 23. According to Grinnell Police Sergeant Christopher Wray, Grinnell police, acting on information developed during the investigation as well as assistance from the Iowa City Police Department, located Runner near the […]

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Grinnell police search for attempted murder suspect

September 24, 2014 Agriculture News

Grinnell police issued an arrest warrant for Hal Charles Runner, 54, Gilman, for attempted murder on Tuesday, Sept. 23. According to Police Sergeant Christopher Wray, Runner had confronted a former female acquaintance near the intersection of Jewel Drive and 370th Ave., Grinnell. The confrontation allegedly became violent resulting in Runner entering the acquaintances motor vehicle […]

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Fighting to volunteer

September 23, 2014 Agriculture News

Rural fire departments struggle to answer call By DANN HAYES and BRIAN RATHJEN powcr@dmreg.com While driving to work one morning a couple months ago, Charlie White, the Location Manager for Heartland Co-op in Malcom, saw some smoke in the distance. He could tell it wasn’t a normal fire because of the color, but thought it […]

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Who the heck is Joseph Khulmalo@v?

September 23, 2014 Agriculture News

Have you ever met Joseph Khulmalo@v? Neither have I, but he could make me rich You ever met Joseph Khulmalo (or is it Joseph Khulmalo@v?). Me neither. But he’s going to make me rich. In fact, his email subject title proves it. Titled “Investment (USD $100 million) Dollar’s.” All I have to do is click […]

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No. 7 Montezuma stops Hawks 25-0

September 23, 2014 BGM sports

By DANN HAYES dhayes1@dmreg.com Grinnell wins first game of season with safety in final minutes The Class A No. 7 Montezuma Braves’ Mitch Stevens rushed for 239 yards, including a 62-yard scamper to open scoring for the Braves on their first possession, as they defeated Lynnville-Sully 25-0 at home on Friday, Sept. 19 Montezuma cleaned […]

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Grinnell cross country teams wrap up tourney

September 23, 2014 BGM sports

By DANN HAYES dhayes1@dmreg.com Tigers boys, girls capture team titles at South Tama Grinnell’s Jackson Schulte ran a 16:39 to capture first place in the South Tama County Invitational and led the Tigers to a first place team finish. The Tigers placed seven runners in the top 12 to score 31 points to finish first, […]

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BGM stops Bravettes in high school volleyball

September 23, 2014 BGM sports

By DANN HAYES dhayes1@dmreg.com Bears need four to stop Montezuma in high school volleyball The BGM Bears lost the opener, then came back to win three straight as they defeated the Montezuma Bravettes in four on Monday, Sept. 25. Led by Kayleen Beck with 17 kills and Jolissa Kriegel with 10, the Bears lost the […]

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Montezuma voters OK PPEL levy

September 18, 2014 Education

Measure to increase property tax passes by 11 votes; updates for the district planned By DANN HAYES dhayes1@registermedia.com In a close vote, the Montezuma Community School District PPEL passed in a special election held Tuesday, Sept. 9, 2014, allowing the district to complete several construction projects, including a new gymnasium. The question, which passed by […]

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