Compsystems equipment

Granting Needs for Comprehensive Systems

February 21, 2017

“They were elated. Even to do laundry. We have a consumer who requests to be move around standing up instead of in her wheelchair. One consumer cried,” said Sandy Harrington, supervisor for Comprehensive Systems, Inc. in Charles City.Harrington still gets emotional when she recalls the... Read Story


Small Library Steps Up Big for Plainfield Residents

February 10, 2017

Established in 1959, the Plainfield Library may be small in size, but not in its importance to the community. Plainfield is a small, but mighty town full of citizens who are highly involved with the world around them, and the Library helps them stay engaged... Read Story

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Saints Cafe

January 31, 2017

Every Monday, volunteers come together at St. Paul’s Lutheran Church in Waverly to put on a home cooked feast, offering food and fellowship at the Saints Café. This community meal is the collaboration of six area churches including Saint Paul’s, Saint Mary’s Catholic Church, Trinity... Read Story

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PAWS Humane Society is a Safe Place for Local Animals

January 18, 2017

In the last 16 years, Charles City has vastly improved their animal care. PAWS, as the Floyd County Humane Society is known, opened its doors in 2000, filling a need previously unmet in the community. PAWS stepped in to provide for strays, animals who wander... Read Story


Decorah Bank and Trust Invests in Future of Decorah Parks and Recreation

December 1, 2016

Ben and Joe Grimstad are the third generation of Grimstads to manage Decorah Bank and Trust. The brothers know Decorah is a thriving community and a great place to do business. They also understand that it takes a community effort to keep it that way.“Community... Read Story