Business Briefs

Wallace honored with regional award

FORT DODGE - Dr. Kelli Wallace, along with her staff at the Webster County Family Planning Clinic, were twice nominated and recently honored as a Triple A Recipient by the BEE Inspired CAPP program. The Triple A award recipient is an individual who is deemed to be an approachable adult in the ...

Researcher joins Prairie Rivers of Iowa

AMES — David Stein of Ames, Iowa has joined Prairie Rivers of Iowa Resource Conservation and Development as the watershed program coordinator replacing former coordinator Kayla Bergman. He holds a Bachelor of Science in Environmental Science from Drake University and a Master of Science in ...

Doran is new assistant manager at Fareway

Matthew Doran is the new assistant grocery manager at the Webster City Fareway store. A native of Iowa City, he brings several years of management experience to his new position. He started his career in his teens. “I knew a couple of guys at the store and they got me interested in ...

Finucan named to Barrons Top Advisors

For the sixth year, Edward Jones financial advisor Tim Finucan of Webster City has been named to Barron's magazine's annual list of "America's Top 1,200 Financial Advisors, State by State." Finucan, who has served area investors for the past 32 years, ranked No. 2 in the state of ...

Stratford Specialty Care earns Bronze Award

STRATFORD — Stratford Specialty Care has been recognized as a 2019 recipient the American Health Care Association Bronze – Commitment to Quality Award. The program honors AHCA members across the country who have demonstrated their dedication to improving quality of care for seniors and ...

Bottorff named Shive-Hattery Iowa City VP and office director

IOWA CITY — Shive-Hattery announced today that Doug Bottorff will succeed Phil Larson as Vice President and Office Director of its 70-person Iowa City design office. Bottorff has 23 years of service with the architecture and engineering firm and has held a variety of leadership and ...

Brandt honored on list of 400 Top Financial Advisors

Jeffrey Brandt, CRPC®, APMA®, CMFC® a Private Wealth Advisor with Ameriprise Financial in Webster City, was named to the list of “400 Top Financial Advisers” published by the Financial Times. The annual list recognizes the most outstanding financial advisors who represent the highest ...

Stanhope Locker and Market marks first anniversary

The Stanhope Locker and Market hosted a hog roast on Saturday to celebrate their one-year anniversary of being in business with new owners. The event drew a large crowd of customers, friends, and family from a wide area to assist in commemorating the small-town, main street business. Partners ...

Brandt honored by Barron’s, Forbes and Ameriprise Financial

Jeffrey Brandt, CRPC®, APMA®, CMFC® a Private Wealth Advisor with Ascendant Wealth Management Group, a private wealth advisory practice of Ameriprise Financial Services Inc. in Webster City, was recognized by Barron’s Magazine, Forbes and Ameriprise Financial. Brandt has been named to ...

D & B Agro-Systems receives Career Builder honor

KANSAS CITY, MO — D & B Agro-Systems (DBA D & B Buildings Systems), a general contractor in Hubbard, has been designated as a Career Builder with Butler Manufacturing. Butler provides design-build construction solutions and innovative building technology to the nonresidential ...

Mary Harris joins staff of Webster City Auto Center

Webster City Auto Center has announced that Mary Beth Harris has joined its sales team. Harris is a native of Webster City and has over 29 years of experience in sales and marketing. Most recently, Harris was the General Manager at KQWC where she led the sales team and supervised all ...

Eells honored with lifetime achievement award

The Iowa Association of Naturalists (IAN) and the Iowa Conservation Education Coalition (ICEC) are proud to award Dr. Jean Eells with an IAN/ICEC Award for Excellence in Environmental Education. The award is the Aldo Leopold Environmental Education Award for lifetime achievement in ...

WC women part of inaugural Goldman Sachs class

ANKENY — Des Moines Area Community College, along with Iowa’s 14 other community colleges, today announced the scholars selected for the inaugural Iowa class of Goldman Sachs 10,000 Small Businesses. The 37 scholars hail from 20 Iowa counties, ranging from Iowa’s largest city to towns ...

Southfield Wellness named to best nursing home list

ABCM Corporation, a long-term care leader in Iowa for more than 50 years, announced last week 16 of the company’s homes across Iowa have been named to the U.S. News and World Report’s Best Nursing Homes in Iowa list. Southfield Wellness Community in Webster City is one of the homes being ...

Heikens joins FSB staff

Shelley Heikens joins the First State Bank in Webster City as a Senior Accountant. She is a graduate of St. Edmond High School in Fort Dodge and went on to receive her Bachelor of Science Degree from Morningside College in Sioux City. She resides in Webster City with her husband Lance. ...

New employees join staff at Stony Creek Landscapes

Four new staff members have joined the crew at Stony Creek Landscapes in Webster City. Gayle Bothe comes from a background in fine art and graphic design and has adapted her creative tools to various projects. She learned to love and understand natural landscapes while growing up on a small ...

Finucan named to list of top financial advisors

For the fifth year, Edward Jones financial advisor Tim Finucan of Webster City has been named to Barron’s magazine’s annual list of “America’s Top 1,200 Financial Advisors, State by State.” Finucan, who has served area investors for the past 31 years, ranked No. 2 in the state of ...

100th baby of 2018 arrives at ISH

CLARION — Iowa Specialty Hospital’s 100th baby of 2018, Troy Terrance Collins, Jr., was born on April 2nd at 8:19 in the morning to parents, Tamara and Troy Collins Sr. of Webster City. Baby Troy weighed 8 pounds 7.5 ounces and was 20 inches in length. He will be welcomed home by big ...

FCSAmerica returns $4.7 M to area farmers

Farm Credit Services of America (FCSAmerica) announced today that eligible customer-owners in Franklin, Hamilton, Hardin, Webster and Wright counties will receive checks this month totaling $4.7 million – their share of the financial cooperative’s $200 million cash-back dividend for 2017. ...