Bremer and Butler 4-H and FFA members will have Beef Weigh Ins on Saturday, December 17 at the Waverly Sale Barn from 6AM-9AM. 4-H volunteers, Waverly Sale Barn staff and Extension staff will be facilitating the weigh in. Any Bremer or Butler 4-H member or FFA member planning on exhibiting m…

Each year, Bremer County 4-H members are honored at the Bremer County Awards Banquet. On November 13, 2022, youth were recognized for their efforts, hard work and outstanding skills and volunteers were recognized for their dedication and passion for the 4-H program.

UnityPoint Clinic Family Medicine – Rohlf Memorial will host an open house to meet Dr. Jason Gipson as he joins the clinic team. The open house will be 4-6 p.m. Tuesday, Dec. 13 at the clinic located inside Waverly Health Center at 312 9th St. SW Suite 1200. Dr. Gipson joins the Waverly clin…

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On Wednesday November 30, 2022, at approximately 12:55 a.m., the Carroll Police Department received a 911 call in reference to a shooting located at the Fairview Village Apartments in Carroll.  Upon arrival, officers located a male subject who had suffered a gunshot wound to his face.  He wa…

On Wednesday November 30, 2022, at approximately 12:55 a.m., the Carroll Police Department received a 911 call in reference to a shooting located at the Fairview Village Apartments in Carroll.  Upon arrival, officers located a male subject who had suffered a gunshot wound to his face.  He wa…

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