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The Holidays Are Upon Us

Each year, we like to do something special around the holidays that makes a tangible difference to someone’s life. For the last two years, we’ve sent boxes to our deployed service members and with the draw down of troops and the massive amount of items that our service members receive around Christmas, we’ve decided to […]

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Operation: Gratitude, 2014

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Cedar Valley Service Members Unite in Waverly for Operation: Gratitude, 2014 Waverly, Iowa, October 30, 2014 — On Tuesday, November 11th, 8:00 am to 5:00 pm, area active duty military, retirees, National Guard, reservists, veterans and their families will converge on Waverly’s Centre Hall for the Cedar Valley’s second annual event aimed […]

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Potential Threats Directed at Military Organizations and Personnel

HEADQUARTERS IOWA NATIONAL GUARD Office of the Adjutant General Camp Dodge Joint Maneuver Training Center 7105 NW 70th Avenue Johnston, Iowa 50131-1824 2 October 2014 MEMORANDUM FOR SEE DISTRIBUTION SUBJECT: Potential Threats Directed at Military Organizations and Personnel. The purpose of this memorandum is to increase NGIA situational awareness and begin protective action due to […]

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ISIL Threat to CONUS and Military Personnel

Subject: FW: ISIL Threat to Conus and Military Personnel (UNCLASSIFIED) Importance: High Classification: UNCLASSIFIED Caveats: NONE Team: Special threat assessment of ISIS threats to U.S. Military personnel using Home Grown Violent Extremists (HVE) and lone offenders. Please ensure widest dissemination. Thanks. Gentlemen, attached is the latest ARTIC Special Assessment. BLUF: ISIL is utilizing social media […]

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The Bremer County Sheriff’s Office is accepting applications for the position dispatcher. All applicants must meet the minimum hiring standards that are available on our website below. Applications may be picked up at the Bremer County Sheriff’s Office at 111 4th Street N.E., Waverly, Iowa 50677 or print on line by visiting website: All […]

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The Neighborhood Closet & Our Response

Two years ago, we partnered with The Neighborhood Closet to provide clothing and cleaning supplies for veterans in need. Back then, they had some great stuff for the whole family. Anyone could and still can drop off their gently used items and ask them to put it on the Veteran’s Affairs account. We would use […]

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Our Veteran-only Food Pantry Opens

Over the last two months, the local food banks have been taxed to the limit! Nobody quite understands why but each of the agencies have noticed a significant increase in the amount of assistance they’ve been requesting. In response, Bremer County Veterans Affairs has opened its pantry doors for both donations and veterans in need […]

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Quilts of Valor

We have been approached by the local chapter of Quilts of Valor, requesting veterans who would be interested in receiving a quilt for their service. For those of you who do not know, these quilts are truly an honor to receive and they are not handed out to anyone. Presently, Quilts of Valor is looking for […]

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