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FEATURED PHOTO · - Times Photos By Deirdre Ryan Pictured are Maureen and Nevin Meredith, standing near their many selections of popcorn for sale at the Iowa Popcorn Company retail store, located at 714 10th Street in Marion.
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Council pays tribute
by Nancy Grindle · February 11th, 2016
At its most recent regular meeting, held on February 4, members of Marion's City Council each paid tribute to Neal Caraway, who had worked for the City as Code Compliance Coordinator. Mr. Caraway passed away January 31. Mayor AbouAssaly offered condolences to Mr. Caraway's family and City staff.

ImaginArt project closer to completion
February 11th, 2016
Thanks to broad community support for our ArtPlace America project, plans developed by Marion's Leadership Team will soon be implemented - on schedule and on budget! In addition to public funds from the City of Marion and Linn County, many private contributions from local foundations, corporations, businesses, organizations and families will be combined in order to bring this project to fruition by the end of the year!

Advertisement Jewelers offer expertise, good service
by Gary Follmann · February 11th, 2016
Located at 115 Marion Boulevard in Marion, IA, is ReJewel Custom Jewelers. Owners of this retail shop, Julie Pederson and John Pettus, have brought back what the first jewelry stores were actually like. Not only do they offer a nice range of jewelry options, they also have in-house jewelers on sight, and visibly working at their respective benches.

L-M Board makes childcare decisions
by Nancy Grindle · February 11th, 2016
At its work session on Monday, February 8, the Linn-Mar Board of Directors examined information regarding childcare and an early childhood/preschool update.

Love, popcorn possible with hard work
by Deirdre Ryan · February 11th, 2016
"All, everything that I understand, I only understand because I love."
- Leo Tolstoy

We would all like to be successful ... to fulfill our hopes, dreams, and goals in every aspect of our lives.

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Trump: Have you seen these polls? I think I have made polls famous!
by Dan Brawner · February 11th, 2016
"For 16 years you haven't predicted a winner!" Donald Trump scolded the overflowing crowd at the University of Iowa Field House. "But now you will!"

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L-M boys win two at home
by Brandon Leonard · February 11th, 2016
A pair of victories at home moved the Linn-Mar boys' basketball team to 11-5 on the season after they defeated Dubuque Hempstead and City High last week in Class 4A action.

L-M swimmers make way to State contest
by Brandon Leonard · February 11th, 2016
A solid team outing at the annual district meet helped the Linn-Mar boys' swimming team finish second in the eight team race at the Linn-Mar Aquatic Center last Saturday in Marion.

Lion girls defeat Senior
by Brandon Leonard · February 11th, 2016
The Linn-Mar girls' bowling team earned a victory over Dubuque Senior last Friday evening as they disposed of the Rams by a score of 2,459-2,354 in Mississippi Valley Conference action.

Marion Indians take South Tama County
by Brandon Leonard · February 11th, 2016
With contests against Vinton-Shellsburg postponed due to inclement weather and potentially unsafe travel conditions, the Marion Indians boys' and girls' basketball teams did battle against South Tama County last Friday evening in their only games of the week.

Steepleton leads team
by Brandon Leonard · February 11th, 2016
Alicia Steepleton rolled a 326 series to help push the Marion Indians girls' bowling team to victory last Friday evening in a WaMaC conference contest against Independence. The Indians edged the Mustangs by a score of 2,247-2,027.

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