Today's News

  • Glenwood girls 3-0 after 71-29 victory

        The Glenwood girls sprinted out to a 26-0 first quarter lead and never looked back in a 71-29 Hawkeye 10 Conference victory over Atlantic on Friday.
        Glenwood improved to 3-0 on the season and 1-0 in conference.

  • Glenwood wrestlers eighth at Dan Hill Invite

        Jesse Bendt reached the finals and the Glenwood wrestling team placed eighth at the Dan Hill Invitational in Harlan Saturday.

  • Ram comeback ends Knights’ upset bid

        On a night the Glenwood boys basketball team struggled shooting the ball, coach Curt Schulte agreed his team’s best offense might have been the rebound.

  • Home For The Holidays

    A variety of activities are on tap this weekend for the Glenwood Area Chamber of Commerce’s annual Home For The Holidays celebration.

        The festivities begin with a tree-lighting ceremony and holiday sing-along at Glenwood Lake Park Thursday evening and concludes with the Glenwood Ministerial Associa-tion’s “Soup and Song” Sunday evening at Our Lady of the Holy Rosary Catholic Church.
        The following activities are planned for the four-day celebration:
    Thursday, Dec. 1

  • Sentencings Continue In Meth Case

         An Omaha woman has become the fifth person to be sentenced in what’s been dubbed the “Fisher Farm Case” in Mills County.
        Jennifer Mae Biggerstaff, 35,   has been sentenced to 80 months in prison for her role in a conspiracy to manufacture methamphetamine, according to a report from the U.S. Department of Justice.

  • City Hall Auction?

    The Glenwood City Council is being encouraged to consider putting its existing City Hall building up for auction if and when the time comes to sell.

  • Glenwood's Bluejay Flying High

    OMAHA – Jace Peters admits he’s having the time of his life playing college soccer for the team he idolized as a youngster growing up in Glenwood.

     “I guess you could say it has always been a dream to play at Creighton,” Peters said during an interview last weekend. “I watched plenty of Creighton soccer games before I was ever on the team. Being around this area and playing club soccer in Omaha, you get to know the program.”

  • Building Barricaded Again

    The wooden barricades are back up in front of the Keg Creek Boot and Saddle Shop on the south side of Glenwood Town Square.

    Building owner Eddie Lund said the barricades will remain in place until brick facing on the front of the building is peeled off and replaced. A beam running behind the facade will be inspected before the bricks are replaced.

    In July, structural problems were discovered in the Keg Creek building at 411 Sharp St. and an adjoining structure at 413 Sharp St.

  • Man's Best Friend

    This Thanksgiving, Paul Brant says he’s thankful to be alive and grateful to his dog, 14-year-old Peaches, a purebred Maltese, for saving his life on Veterans Day.

    Brant suffers from heart disease, diabetes and bladder cancer. On Nov. 11, the 66-year-old Glenwood resident said he was sitting in a chair in his living unit at the Northglen Apartments when he blacked out and fell to the floor. He remembers little about the incident, only that Peaches came to his rescue.

  • DOMI-KNIGHT-ING: Fremont-Mills Claims State Football Championship

    CEDAR FALLS – Fremont-Mills put an exclamation point on a historic football season Friday as the Knights steamrolled Murray, 81-0, in the 8-player state championship game at the Cedar Falls UNI-Dome.