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The investigation into the fish kill in the East Nishnabotna River has been completed.The fertilizer spill in Red Oak in Montgomery County earlier this month killed nearly all the fish in an almost 50-mile stretch of the East Nishnabotna River to the Missouri borderOn March 11, NEW Cooperative, Inc...
The Montgomery County Family YMCA is  thrilled to announce a generous donation of $10,000 from the Red Oak Kiwanis Club.This amazing contribution, made in March, will bring exciting developments to the facility.The funds are earmarked for transforming the current pool viewing area into a vibrant...
Big things are happening at Montgomery County Conservation.Naturalist Cassandra Barbosa said one upcoming event, slated to begin in June, is the creation of an outdoor wellness program.“The idea stems from my ‘Wild Women in the Woods’ group, which has been very successful. My one minor criticism is...
Jana McCunn of Travel Place Inc./Worldwide Traveler LTD was recently honored as a recipient of the 2023 Million Dollar Travel Advisor Sales Award by the MAST Travel Network,MAST is a sales and marketing travel agency trade group based in Oakbrook Terrace, Ill. The awards ceremony held recently in...
Red Oak Fareway store director Kerry Carlson and meat department manager Allan “Al” Thole are celebrating decades of service with the store chain.This year marks Carlson’s 40th year with the company, while Thole has been with them for 31 years and will celebrate 32 years of service in October....
Nearly 200 residents of Red Oak and the surrounding area participated in the 6th annual Ag Appreciation Dinner hosted by the Red Oak Chamber and Industry’s Rural Commerce Committee.The event was held March 19 at the White Fair Building. Attendees enjoyed a meal and the comedy of featured speaker...
The Easter Bunny got an early start to the season, paying a visit to the Red Oak Elks Lodge March 23. Kids posed for photos and took part in various activities including egg decorating. Pictured with the Easter Bunny are Samantha and Jason Plumlee. The Easter Bunny will be at the FiveOne8 from 8 a....
The Montgomery County Sheriff’s Office K-9 unit is continuing its hard-working commitment to keeping drugs out of the county.The county’s K-9 unit is comprised of K-9 officer Rick Mitchell and his dog, Riddick, a Belgian Malinois, and K-9 officer Drew Askey and his K-9, Bane, a Dutch Shepherd....
  The Auditor’s office will be closed on Wednesday April 3, 2024, for out-of-town training and conferences.    Please email auditor@montgomerycountyia.gov or call the office at 712-623-5127 and leave a voicemail.  We will respond and get back to you in a timely manner.   Thank you in advance for...
The Montgomery County Emergency Management Agency, Iowa Department of Homeland Security and Emergency Management (HSEMD), National Weather Service (NWS), and the Iowa Emergency Management Association (IEMA) have joined together once again to promote Severe Weather Awareness Week in Iowa.   Severe...

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