Posts With Keyword ‘Marion County’

NOAA Releases Flood Spring Flood Predictions

Posted: Friday, January 28th, 2011 at 6:21 am

The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration has released the findings of its study of flood probability for Marion County.

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December Unemployment Numbers Released

Posted: Thursday, January 27th, 2011 at 6:29 am

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Iowa Workforce Development and the Iowa Local Labor Force have released unemployment numbers for the state and Marion County for December.

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Supervisors Approve Proposal for Data and Video Technology Installation

Posted: Thursday, January 20th, 2011 at 6:28 am

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The Marion County Board of Supervisors met in special session yesterday morning.

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Supervisors Approve Change Order and Appointments

Posted: Tuesday, January 11th, 2011 at 6:24 am

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The Marion County Board of Supervisors met in regular session yesterday. 

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Supervisors Meeting This Morning

Posted: Monday, January 10th, 2011 at 6:24 am

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The Marion County Board of Supervisors will meet in regular session this morning.

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Board of Adjustments Welcomes New Members

Posted: Friday, January 7th, 2011 at 6:29 am

The Marion County Board of Adjustment has filled two vacancies.

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Crop Advantage Series Begins Today

Posted: Wednesday, January 5th, 2011 at 6:27 am

The Iowa State University Extension Office encourages anyone involved in crop production to attend one of fourteen Crop Advantage Series meetings in 2011.

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Christmas Bird Count Reveals Record Number of Pelicans

Posted: Wednesday, January 5th, 2011 at 6:25 am

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On December 18, bird enthusiasts flocked to Lake Red Rock for the annual Christmas Bird Count.

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County Officials Sworn Into Office

Posted: Tuesday, January 4th, 2011 at 6:30 am


Newly elected Marion County Attorney Ed Bull and Supervisor Craig Agan along with incumbents Treasurer Denise Emal and Recorder Karen Schwanebeck, were sworn into office yesterday at the Marion County Courthouse.

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Plenty of Birds to See at Lake Red Rock

Posted: Tuesday, January 4th, 2011 at 6:23 am

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Thanks to the mild fall, the Lake Red Rock area has been an exceptional place for birdwatching this winter.

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Supervisors Hold Annual Organizational Meeting Today Followed By Special Session

Posted: Monday, January 3rd, 2011 at 6:28 am

The Marion County Board of Supervisors will hold their annual organizational meeting this morning.

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Annual Board of Supervisors Organizational Meeting

Posted: Sunday, January 2nd, 2011 at 6:30 am

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The Marion County Board of Supervisors will hold their annual organizational meeting Monday morning.

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Special Board of Supervisors Meeting Monday

Posted: Sunday, January 2nd, 2011 at 6:28 am

Following their organizational meeting the Marion County Board of Supervisors will meet in special session Monday morning.

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Drug Bust in Marion County

Posted: Sunday, January 2nd, 2011 at 6:23 am

On Wednesday, law enforcement officers with the Marion County Sheriff’s Office, Iowa State Patrol, South Central Iowa Drug Task Force and the Iowa Division of Narcotics conducted a traffic stop on a vehicle west of Melcher on Highway G-76 for a speed infraction.

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Winter Weather Continues in Marion County

Posted: Saturday, January 1st, 2011 at 6:28 am

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A winter weather advisory was in effect for much of central Iowa, including Marion County, Friday from shortly after 8am until 1pm.

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Drug Bust in Marion County, Five Charged

Posted: Friday, December 31st, 2010 at 6:29 am

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On Wednesday, law enforcement officers with the Marion County Sheriff’s Office, Iowa State Patrol, South Central Iowa Drug Task Force and the Iowa Division of Narcotics conducted a traffic stop on a vehicle west of Melcher on Highway G-76 for a speed infraction.

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Near Record Breaking Temperatures for Marion County on Thursday

Posted: Friday, December 31st, 2010 at 6:27 am

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Temperatures soared to 61 degrees on Thursday and while it is quite warm for Iowa this time of year, it is not a record.

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Drug Bust in Marion County, Five Charged

Posted: Thursday, December 30th, 2010 at 10:55 am

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On Wednesday, law enforcement officers with the Marion County Sheriff’s Office, Iowa State Patrol, South Central Iowa Drug Task Force and the Iowa Division of Narcotics conducted a traffic stop on a vehicle west of Melcher on High G-76 for a speed infraction.

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November Unemployment Increases Slightly

Posted: Sunday, December 26th, 2010 at 6:24 am

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The unemployment rate for both Marion County and the U.S. increased slightly in the month of November, though the number of unemployed workers in Iowa decreased last month.

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Locations Chosen for 2011 Crop Advantage Series

Posted: Sunday, December 26th, 2010 at 6:23 am

Fourteen locations across Iowa have been chosen for 2011 Crop Advantage Series meetings, and the Iowa State University Extension Office encourages anyone involved in crop production to attend.

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