Today's News

  • Mills County Sheriff Reports 1/29/14

        Jan. 13 – Stephanie Reichart of Carson re-
    ported a criminal mischief.

        Dec. 19 – Bret Sheppard of Malvern was traveling east on Highway 34 when the driver lost control due to icy road conditions and struck a second vehicle driven by Charles Edwards of Shenandoah. No injuries were reported.

  • Mills County District Court 1/29/14

    Judge Greg Steensland
        Thomas M. Anderson, Glenwood – operating a motor vehicle with an expired license, pleaded guilty, ordered to pay $50 fine, court costs and fees.
        Chasity Rae Anway, Council Bluffs – unlawful possession of a prescription drug, pleaded guilty, deferred judgment, one year probation, ordered to undergo substance evaluation, pay, court costs and fees.

  • Glenwood Senior Center 1/29/14

    Located at 20 N. Vine St.
    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. & 1 - 4 p.m.;
    Sat. 8 - 11 a.m.
    Ladies’ Coffee: Mon.
    10 - 11 a.m.
    Cards, Table Games & Dominoes: Mon. - Fri.
    1 - 4 p.m.

    (served at 11:45 M-F)
        $3.50 for Seniors 60 & up. Reserve day before by noon at 527-4213. Includes drinks & dessert.

  • glenwood Community Schools menu 1/29/14

    Glenwood Community Schools
    Jan. 30 - Feb. 5, 2014

    (100% fruit juice and milk served with breakfast)
        Thursday - Waffle Sticks & Syrup.
        Friday - Cereal & Toast.
        Monday - Cereal & Crackers.
        Tuesday - Donut & Cheese Stick.
        Wednesday - Breakfast Pizza.


  • Williams free throws lifts Knights to first Corner Conference championship

    TABOR - The year was 1967.

    It was the “Summer of Love,” “To Sir With Love” by Lulu was on top of the pop charts and “Bonanza” was the top rated TV show.

    It also happens to be the same year the Fremont-Mills girls basketball team last played in the Corner Conference Tournament title game.
    Until Friday.

  • Accidental Shooting On West Elementary School Playground Results In Felony Charge

    A Glenwood man who accidentally shot himself in the leg on the playground parking lot at West Elementary School Friday afternoon has been charged with carrying a weapon on school grounds, a Class D felony, punishable by up to five years in prison and/or a fine of between $750-$7,500.

  • Former Officer, Mayoral Candidate Injured In Accidental Shooting At West Elementary Playground Friday

    Former Glenwood police officer and 2013 Glenwood mayoral candidate Douglas Trent Good has been identified as the man who sustained an accidental, self-inflicted gunshot wound to the leg while waiting in a vehicle for a child in the lower playground parking lot of West Elementary School Friday afternoon. Good was transported from the scene to a metro area hospital by Glenwood Rescue. His injuries are not believed to be life threatening. Good is a certified firearms instructor, providing gun handling instruction to individuals seeking a permit to carry.

  • ENGAGEMENT - Valeria Kishkunas/Colin Smith

    Valeria Kishkunas and Colin Smith of Decorah have announced their engagement.

    Valeria is the daughter of the late Lynn Kishkunas of Cleveland, Ohio, the late Louis Kiskunas of Lebanon, Mo., and granddaughter of the late Louis and Ellen Kishkunas of Glenwood.

    Colin is the son of Patrick and Toni Smith of Decorah.

    Valeria is a graduate of University of Northern Iowa with a  mastr’s degree of music in vocal performance. 

  • Bones Found At Fire Scene

    The Council Bluffs Police Department confirmed Wednesday bones were found at the scene of a New Year's Eve fire in Mills County and investigators are trying to detemine if the bones belong to a missing Council Bluffs man, 26-year-old Travis Bach.

  • Wolverines pull away from Trojans

    East Mills used a 16-2 fourth quarter run to pull away from Essex for a 46-26 Corner Conference victory Friday.

    The Wolverines (11-2 overall, 10-0 in the conference) led 30-24 at the end of the three quarters before exploding in the fourth quarter.

    Kolten Wederquist led the Wolverines with 12 points, seven rebounds, four steals and four blocked shots. Jacob Schafer and Logan Currin each added 10 points.