6 days 1 hour ago
It’s the training no law enforcement officer wants to ever have to utilize. It’s also the training every law enforcement officer is glad they have. Instructors for the Advanced Law Enforcement Rapid Response Training (ALERRT) center were in Glenwood last week providing active shooter training to...

Mills County rescue personnel train with the SimMan dummy at the Glenwood Fire Station.
6 days 1 hour ago
Mills County’s area fire and rescue squads received some state-of-the-art, hands on training last week at the Glenwood fire station. Representatives from the county’s seven fire and rescue squads participated in a daylong training in emergency care procedures on an advanced patient simulator...

Mills County Election Assistant Katie Dodge (left) and Mills County Auditor Carol Robertson oversee the recount of Oak/St. Mary Township precinct ballots Friday morning at the county courthouse. Election worker Sue Collins runs ballots through the tabulating machine.
2 weeks 6 days ago
A minor issue with a vote tabulating machine triggered an administrative recount of primary election ballots cast last Tuesday at one Mills County polling location. Mills County Auditor Carol Robertson said the tabulating machine being utilized at the Oak/St. Mary Township polling location “jammed...

New Mills County Public Health Office Administrator Lorie Ann Gentry.
Lorie Ann Gentry brings a strong background in finance and accounting to her new position as administrator at Mills County Public Health. The...
June 28, 2022, 6:03 PM

Glenwood’s Jayme Fritts, shown here earlier this season, was credited with the loss on the mound in the Rams’ game one loss to Harlan last week.
Glenwood’s offense struggled in a pair of losses at home in the Battle of the Bluffs baseball tournament on Saturday. The Rams (8-8) dropped decision...
June 20, 2022, 12:47 PM

McKenna Koehler, shown here at the plate, threw a complete-game in the circle for Glenwood in Saturday’s 5-3 win over Ridge View.
The Glenwood softball team split a pair of games at the Denison Softball Invitational Saturday. The Rams (11-8) won their opener 5-3 over Ridge View...
June 20, 2022, 12:46 PM
It’s the training no law enforcement officer wants to ever have to utilize. It’s also the training every law enforcement officer is glad they have. Instructors for the Advanced Law Enforcement Rapid Response Training (ALERRT) center were in Glenwood last week providing active shooter training to...
June 28, 2022

News

Sports


  • Matt Malcom accepts the MIAA’s Ken Jones Award at a banquet in Kansas City earlier this month.
    June 20, 2022
    Former University of Nebraska-Kearney wrestler and 2016 Glenwood Community High School graduate Matt Malcom has been awarded the Mid-America Intercollegiate Athletics Association biggest award.Malcom...

  • Glenwood’s Jayme Fritts, shown here earlier this season, was credited with the loss on the mound in the Rams’ game one loss to Harlan last week.
    June 20, 2022
    Glenwood’s offense struggled in a pair of losses at home in the Battle of the Bluffs baseball tournament on Saturday.The Rams (8-8) dropped decision to Adel-DeSoto-Minburn 5-3 and North Polk 7-...

  • McKenna Koehler, shown here at the plate, threw a complete-game in the circle for Glenwood in Saturday’s 5-3 win over Ridge View.
    June 20, 2022
    The Glenwood softball team split a pair of games at the Denison Softball Invitational Saturday.The Rams (11-8) won their opener 5-3 over Ridge View before dropping a 12-2 decision to Class 2A, No. 8...

Features


  • The Kindness chains from Northeast Elementary School classrooms were linked together for the school assembly.
    March 29, 2022
    Simple acts and words of kindness were celebrated during an all-school assembly last week at Northeast Elementary School.Earlier this year, students at Northeast were challenged to do kind things and...

  • Glenwood had two high school jazz bands and one middle school jazz band perform at the Dick Bauman Jazz Festival.
    March 2, 2022
    Glenwood hosted the 23rd annual Dick Bauman Jazz Festival on President’s Day.High school and middle school bands from throughout southwest Iowa performed at Glenwood Community High School - in...

  • Ashlie Salazar
    February 22, 2022
    Ashlie Salazar may be Northeast Elementary School’s new principal but she’s not new to Glenwood.The Muscatine-native and current second grade teacher at Titan Hill Elementary in the...

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