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Iowa campaigns target young voters in midterm elections

Iowa campaigns target young voters in midterm elections

Campaign organizers are still working hard, with less than a week until mid-term Election Day. This is the first time the Iowa Senate seat has been open in thirty years and the decision could possibly be determined by the youth. Which is why political offices are targeting younger voters in their campaigns. […]

by · October 31, 2014 · 0 comments · Community, News
Facts vs. Myths about the flu vaccine

Facts vs. Myths about the flu vaccine

With colder weather comes scarves, boots and the dreaded flu, which most people turn to preventative measures to avoid. Angela Barnett, the infection control RN at the Waverly Health Center, sat down with Cedar Valley Today Friday to discuss these measures and the myths and facts that they come with. Barnett addressed the common misconception that people will […]

by · October 20, 2014 · 0 comments · Community
Snakes Alive! Cedar Valley kids check out reptiles

Snakes Alive! Cedar Valley kids check out reptiles

This past week, the Grout museum participated in its annual outreach program with two elementary schools in the Waterloo area. Jason Dornbush took a few different constrictor snakes to both Lou Henry and Kittrell Elementary schools. This program allowed students and their families to get an up close look at […]

by · October 20, 2014 · 0 comments · Community
Local receives humanitarian award

Local receives humanitarian award

Waverly native Merry Fredrick has been awarded the Robert D. Ray Iowa SHARES Humanitarian Award from the World Food Prize during the Iowa Hunger Summit. The event took place on on Tuesday, Oct. 14. in Des Moines. Fredrick has been apart of Self-Help International since 1999. When Ambassador Ken Quinn […]

by · October 19, 2014 · 0 comments · Community, News
Waterloo Community Playhouse

Waterloo Community Playhouse

For the last 98 years, the Waterloo Community Playhouse has been a staple in the Waterloo community. Founded in 1916 by the Waterloo Drama league, the playhouse is Iowa’s oldest and most successful community theater. The playhouse hosts approximately 30,000 patrons each year for their various performances. The playhouse credits […]

by · October 18, 2014 · 0 comments · Community
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