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Iowa Central receives $1 million gift

November 21, 2015 By JOE SUTTER (jsutter@messengernews.net) , Messenger News Save |             A $1 million gift to Iowa Central Community College will help students who are the first members of their family to go to college. Bill Greehey, former chief executive officer of Valero Energy Corp. and a Fort […]

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Calhoun County Freedom Rock Dedicated

November 12, 2015 By PETER KASPARI (pkaspari@messengernews.net) , Messenger News ROCKWELL CITY – Lt. Gov. Kim Reynolds was in Rockwell City Wednesday morning to help dedicate Calhoun County’s Freedom Rock. Part of a statewide effort to honor veterans, the Calhoun County Freedom Rock is located in Rockwell City on the northwest corner of the courthouse. […]

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Farmers markets get $97K to boost their use

USDA gives to FD Market on Central, others November 4, 2015 By JOE SUTTER (jsutter@messengernews.net) , Messenger News Market on Central, and other farmers markets in the region, will get a big boost from a United States Department of Agriculture grant in the coming months. The program was awarded a grant for $97,400 through the […]