Category: Nonprofits

Adorable & Adoptable: Meet Boots, Holly and Bruno from People for Pets
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Adorable & Adoptable: Meet Boots, Holly and Bruno from People for Pets

  Each week, the Spencer Signal teams up with People for Pets and Miss Behavin’ Boutique to feature a selection of pets ready to find their forever homes. This week’s featured pets are Boots, Holly and Bruno.   Boots Tabby, female, adult Boots is a medium tabby (brown/chocolate). She’s an adult who’s house-trained, up-to-date on...

Adorable & Adoptable: Meet Tanner, Pebbles and Jupiter from People for Pets
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Adorable & Adoptable: Meet Tanner, Pebbles and Jupiter from People for Pets

  Each week, the Spencer Signal teams up with People for Pets and Miss Behavin’ Boutique to feature a selection of pets ready to find their forever homes. This week’s featured pets are Tanner, Pebbles and Jupiter.   Tanner Border collie mix, male, 1 year old Our Tucker, now named Tanner, has been returned to...

Adorable & Adoptable: Meet Daddy Long Legs, Travis and Penny from People for Pets
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Adorable & Adoptable: Meet Daddy Long Legs, Travis and Penny from People for Pets

  Each week, the Spencer Signal teams up with People for Pets and Miss Behavin’ Boutique to feature a selection of pets ready to find their forever homes. This week’s featured pets are Daddy Long Legs, Travis and Penny.   Daddy Long Legs Domestic short hair, male, black, adult Daddy Long Legs is a very long,...

Adorable & Adoptable: Meet Patches, Sunshine and Jake from People for Pets
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Adorable & Adoptable: Meet Patches, Sunshine and Jake from People for Pets

  Each week, the Spencer Signal teams up with People for Pets and Miss Behavin’ Boutique to feature a selection of pets ready to find their forever homes. This week’s featured pets are Patches, Sunshine and Jake. Patches Domestic medium hair, male, black and white/tuxedo, adult This handsome boy is Patches. He’s a quiet, laid...

Chamber, main street directors would be city employees under idea being researched
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Chamber, main street directors would be city employees under idea being researched

Executive directors of Spencer Main Street and the Spencer Chamber of Commerce would become city employees so they could access city benefits under an idea that’s still being discussed and researched. At a city finance and personnel committee meeting Monday night, representatives from both organizations said the health and retirement benefits available to city employees...

Iowa Lakes Corridor seeking nominations for business awards
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Iowa Lakes Corridor seeking nominations for business awards

The Iowa Lakes Corridor’s Business Recognition Luncheon is just around the corner. Wednesday, Nov. 14 will mark the Corridor’s ninth annual ceremony with the purpose to thank existing business and industries for their commitment to the Corridor Region. Because of their presence, our economy is further stimulated, creating jobs and fostering the quality of life...

New tablets help put young Spencer Hospital patients’ minds more at ease
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New tablets help put young Spencer Hospital patients’ minds more at ease

Spencer Hospital’s younger patients now have a way to better relax when visiting. The Spencer Regional Healthcare Foundation recently approved the purchase of Amazon Kindle Fire Kids Edition tablets, each loaded with games, books, videos and movies. Kids now can play with the tablets while at the hospital for surgery and other services. “It started...