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Heartbeat Today 11-30-2022

Jim Field visits with Atlantic Rising Secretary/Treasurer Kelsey Beschorner about the Christmas Box program.  Send donations to the Atlantic Chamber, 102 Chestnut St., Atlantic, IA 50022.

Nov 30
Heartbeat Today 11-29-2022

Jim Field shares information from the Better Business Bureau about the top 12 consumer scams this Christmas season.

Nov 29
Heartbeat Today 11-28-2022

Jim Field visits with Freese-Notis Meteorologist Dan Hicks.

Nov 28
Conservation Report 11-26-2022

Chris Parks and Cass/Adair County Conservation Officer Grant Gelly talk about all things outdoors. This week they discuss Pheasant hunting over the holidays, a recent waterfowl enforcement effort, donating deer hides to benefit veterans, and more.

Nov 26
Heartbeat Today 11-25-2022

Jim Field talks about Small Business Saturday.

Nov 25
Heartbeat Today 11-24-2022

Jim Field talks about the cost of Thanksgiving dinner for 2022.

Nov 24
Heartbeat Today 11-23-2022

Jim Field speaks with Deb Schuler about the 2022 Festival of Trees coming up December 1st through the 4th at the Sts. Peter and Paul Catholic Parish Center in Atlantic.

Nov 23
Heartbeat Today 11-22-2022

Jim Field speaks with Shaun Sayres with the Danish Windmill in Elk Horn about Julefest in the Danish Villages this weekend.

Nov 22
Heartbeat Today 11-21-2022

Jim Field speaks with Cass County Wellness Coordinator Brigham Hoegh about Mental Health Night at the Griswold Schools on Tuesday.

Nov 21
Heartbeat Today 11-18-2022

Jim Field visits with Produce in the Park Market Manager Brigham Hoegh about the Harvest Market on Monday, November 21 from 3:00 pm to 7:00 pm at the Cass County Community Center in Atlantic.  Find out more, or pre-order at:  www.produceintheparkatlanticiowa.com.

Nov 18
Heartbeat Today 11-17-2022

Jim Field visits with Christian Connett of the band, "Cover That."  They will perform your favorite classic rock songs at the Warren Cultural Center in Greenfield Friday, November 18, 2022 at 7:00 pm.  Get tickets at warrenculturalcenter.com.

Nov 17
Heartbeat Today 11-16-202

Jim Field visits with baseball card and memorabilia collector John Liepa who will present a program focusing on the 222 Major Leaguers and 7 Hall of Famers from Iowa.  His program will be Sunday at 1:30 at the American Legion Memorial Building in Atlantic.

Nov 16
Rush realizes dream with Iowa commitment

Rush (far right) with the 2022 4th place 4x400M Relay team. Atlantic senior Ava Rush had a dream fulfilled this past weekend when she committed to continue her track career at the University of Iowa. Rush told KJAN sports that she knew she loved running from a young age and once she entered high school she knew continuing to run track in college was a dream she wanted to fulfill. https://www.kjan.com/wp-content/uploads/2022/11/RushIowa1.mp3 Rush has had success on the track and on the cross country course. She placed 9th in the Class 3A girls cross country meet last month and she has participated in multiple events at the state track meet the past two seasons. She said she likes both sports but track has always been her true love. She talked about the events that the staff wants her to run in at the next level. https://www.kjan.com/wp-content/uploads/2022/11/RushIowa2.mp3 Rush said she's excited to see how far training at that level can take her. https://www.kjan.com/wp-content/uploads/2022/11/RushIowa3.mp3 She's also excited for the upcoming track season for her senior season and said she just wants to give her best effort and make memories with her friends. You can here the full interview with Rush below.

Nov 15
Heartbeat Today 11-15-2022

Jim Field visits with Cass County Youth Coordinator Katie Bateman about the "4-H Find Out Night" this evening from 5:30 pm to 7:30 pm at the Cass County Community Center.

Nov 15
Heartbeat Today 11-14-2022

Jim Field visits with author Linda McCann, who has written several books on Iowa History.  Linda will be giving free programs on Prohibition and Prisoners of War at three area libraries: Anita Library on November 18 at 2:00 pm Adair Library on November 19 at 11:00 am Casey Library on November 19 at 2:00 pm

Nov 14
Conservation Report 11/12/2022

Chris Parks speaks with Cass/Adair County Conservation Officer Grant Gelly about all things outdoors. This week they discuss waterfowl and other bird migration, busy hunting season time of year, the TIP program, and some upcoming dates for events.

Nov 12
Heartbeat Today 11-11-2022

Jim Field visits with Cass County Veteran's Affairs Executive Director Mitch Holmes on this Veteran's Day to discuss the services they offer.

Nov 11
Heartbeat Today 11-10-2022

Jim Field visits with Iowa Learning Farms Conservation and Cover Crop Specialist Liz Riply about a Cover Crop and No-Till Field Day on Tuesday, November 29 from 1:00 pm to 2:00 pm at the Randy Caviness Farm at 2476 260th Street near Greenfield.  RSVP to 515-294-5429 or ilf@iastate.edu

Nov 10
Heartbeat Today 11-9-2022

Jim Field visits with Atlantic Area Chamber of Commerce Program Director Kelsey Beschorner about Christmas season events in Atlantic.

Nov 09
Heartbeat Today 11-7-2022

Jim Field visits with Megan Benzing, Program Manager of Alzheimer's Association Iowa Chapter, about National Alzheimer's Disease Awareness Month and Family Caregivers Month in November.

Nov 07
Heartbeat Today 11-4-2022

Jim Field visits with Hillside Hope Assembly Pastor Dave Beroth about the Thanks + Giving give away event Saturday, November 4, 2022 from 12:00 pm to 3:00 pm at the Hillside Hope Assembly.  Food, drinks, socks, cleaning supplies and more will be available for those in need.  This is a cooperative effort with Hillside Hope Assembly, New Life Church, First Church of Christ and Convoy of Hope.

Nov 04
Heartbeat Today 11-3-2022

Jim Field visits with Nicole Rhodes, SWIPCO Lead Hazard Reduction Program Manager, about a federal lead mitigation grant program.

Nov 03
Historic season ends in state quarterfinals for Riverside volleyball

The Riverside Bulldogs volleyball team had their season come to an end on Tuesday night with a 3-0 loss to Springville in the 1A State Quarterfinals. The top-seeded Orioles won 25-8, 25-8, 25-17 to advance to the semifinals on Wednesday. Riverside ends the year with their first ever trip to the state tournament. The Orioles closed out the first set with 7 straight points and used a 9-point run early in the 2nd to control the match early. Riverside played better point for point with the Orioles in the third and the Lady Dawgs were within 16-13. The Orioles then put together five straight points to pull away and ultimately take the match. Springville was led by a phenomenal night from senior Kennedy Breitfelder who finished with 14 kills and 6 digs. Ashlynne Zaruba had 14 digs and Nia Howard had 29 assists for the Orioles. Springville improved to 38-3 on the season and will play again in the Semifinals at 6:00 p.m. on Wednesday. Riverside was led by 7 kills and 8 digs from senior Veronica Andrusyshyn. Fellow senior Mack Olmstead-Mitchell had 5 kills and a block. Sophia Taylor had 5 kills and 4 digs while Ayla Richardson set up 16 assists. The Lady Dawgs end their historic season with a record of 33-6. Riverside senior Mack Olmstead-Mitchell was disappointed with the outcome but grateful for the experience. https://www.kjan.com/wp-content/uploads/2022/11/OlmsteadMitchellState1.mp3 Fellow senior Veronica Andrusyshyn explained what she feels like is a big factor in building the program up to this moment. https://www.kjan.com/wp-content/uploads/2022/11/AndrusyshynState1.mp3 Junior Elyssa Amdor is grateful for the path the senior class has paved. https://www.kjan.com/wp-content/uploads/2022/11/AmdorState1.mp3 Riverside head coach Brooke Flathers was emotional when talking about the seniors that have led the journey. She said ultimately the team accomplished what they set out to do. https://www.kjan.com/wp-content/uploads/2022/11/FlathersState1.mp3 You can hear the full post-match interviews with Andrusyshyn, Olmstead-Mitchell, Amdor, and Coach Flathers below.

Nov 02
Heartbeat Today 10-31-2022

Jim Field visits with Alan Cranston, Commander of the Atlantic VFW Post #3415 about their membership drive on Sunday, November 6, 2022 at 2:00 pm at the American Legion Memorial Building.

Oct 31
Who’s Gonna Win? – Week 10 – 10/28/2022

Chris Parks, Jim Field, and Matt Mullenix take a look at 8 area high school football games each week throughout the season. We try to provide some insight into the match-ups while competing for top prognosticator and the Whosman Trophy. Who’s Gonna Win? is brought to you again in 2022 by Rush CPA & Associates and Fareway. Last Week: Jim Field 7-1 Matt Mullenix 6-2 Chris Parks 5-3 Overall 2022 Standings: Matt Mullenix 56-16 Chris Parks 54-18 Jim Field 49-23

Oct 28
Heartbeat Today 10-28-2022

Jim Field visits with Lee and Joanne Poeppe about their 52 year run as owners of the Redwood Steakhouse in Anita.

Oct 28