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Today's News

  • Wolverines improve to 3-0 with second shutout of season

    MALVERN - For the second time in three games East Mills’ dominating running game and smothering defense shutout their opponent as the Wolverines improved to 3-0 on the season with a 44-0 victory over Nishnabotna in Eight-Man, District 8 football Friday.

    From the start, East Mills wanted to be fast and physical on both sides of the ball. And it showed as the Wolverines gained 211 yards rushing in a 24-0 halftime lead and then limited the Blue Devils (0-3 overall, 0-1 in the conference) to just 76 yards after halftime.

  • Mills County Sheriff Reports 9/17/14

    Incidents
        Sept. 10 – Chase Waller of Glenwood reported a burglary.
        Sept. 11 – Micah Thomas of Glenwood reported a theft.
        Sept. 14 – Verlin Phelps of Pacific Junction reported a harassment.
        Sept. 12 – William Rowe of Glenwood reported a burglary.

    Accidents

  • Glenwood Senior Center 9.17.14

    Located at 20 No. Vine St., Glenwood
    Open Mon. - Fri. 8 a.m. – 4 p.m., Sat. 8 - 11 a.m.

    Exercise Classes (6 weeks): Tuesday and Thursday, 10 - 11 a.m.
    Coffee Time: Mon. - Fri. 8 - 11:30 a.m. and 1 - 4 p.m.; Sat.; 8 - 11 a.m.;
    Ladies’ Coffee: Mon. 10 - 11 a.m.
    Cards, Table Games and Dominoes: Mon. - Fri.
    1-4 p.m.

    Week of Sept. 18-24
    Meals
    (served at 11:45 M-F)
    $3.50 for Seniors 60 and up. Reserve day before by noon at 527-4213. Includes drinks and dessert.

  • Glenwood suffers second straight one-point setback

    Glenwood’s Class 3A, District 8 opener against Atlantic Friday night was a game of missed opportunities.

    Twice, the Rams came up empty-handed after driving the football inside the Atlantic 2 yard line and on two more occasions Glenwood failed to put points on the scoreboard after getting to the front door of the Trojan red zone. Couple the missed scoring chances with a failed extra-point conversion on the one touchdown they did score, the Rams came away with a 7-6 loss, their second straight one-point setback.

  • Enterovirus A Concern For Public Health Officials

    The Iowa Department of Public Health and Mills County Public Health Office both issued warnings Monday about an outbreak of an enterovirus in Ohio, Illinois and Kansas that’s also causing illness in Iowa.

  • Highway 34 Bridge Creating Buzz On Both Sides Of River

    The highly-anticipated opening of the U.S. Highway 34 – Missouri River Bridge is now just weeks away.

    Jensen Construction project engineer Landon Streit said Friday a formal dedication ceremony is tentatively set for  Wednesday, Oct. 22, just days before the bridge is expected to be opened to motorists.

    The $140-million, 3,280-foot bridge will extend U.S. Highway 34 from Interstate 29 and link western Mills County to U. S. Highway 75 and the Kennedy Freeway in eastern Sarpy County, Neb., near LaPlatte.

  • Glenwood Senior Center 9.10.14

    Open Mon. - Fri. 8 a.m. – 4 p.m., Sat. 8 - 11 a.m.
    Exercise Classes (6 weeks): Tuesday, Thursday, 10 - 11 a.m.
    Coffee Time: Mon. - Fri. 8 - 11:30 a.m. and 1 - 4 p.m.;
    Sat. 8 - 11 a.m.
    Ladies’ Coffee: Mon. 10 - 11 a.m.
    Cards, Table Games and Dominoes: Mon. - Fri. 1-4 p.m.
    Week of Sept. 11-24
    Meals
    (served at 11:45 M-F)
        $3.50 for Seniors 60 and up. Reserve day before by noon at 527-4213. Includes drinks and dessert.

  • Mills County Sheriff Reports 9/10/14

    Incidents
        Aug. 27 – Garry Milbourn of Pacific Junction reported a burglary.
        Aug. 30 – Timothy Digiacomo reported a theft.

  • Glenwood Police Reports 8/20/14

    Accidents
        Aug. 30 – A vehicle driven by Austin Miller of Glenwood crossed the center line on a curve on eastbound Fairview Drive and struck a second vehicle driven by Kendra Johnson of Glenwood.
    Incidents
        Sept. 2 – Kathy Swaim of Glenwood reported a burglary, theft and criminal mischief.
        Sept. 8 – Dillon Jackson of Glenwood reported a burglary, theft and criminal mischief.

  • Mills County District Court 9/10/14

    Judge Kathleen Kilnoski
        Ryan Nicholas Greiner, Silver City – possession of a controlled substance (marijuana), pleaded guilty, deferred judgment, six months probation, ordered to pay $315 civil penalty, court costs and fees.
        Darryk James Leu, Malvern - possession of a controlled substance (marijuana), pleaded guilty, deferred judgment, six months probation, ordered to pay $315 civil penalty, court costs and fees.