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  • Facts about Gowrie

    Gowrie is a city in Webster County, Iowa, United States. The population was 1,037 at the 2010 census. The town has a swimming pool, golf course, athletic stadium, and curb-and-gutter throughout the community. At its peak in 1970, Gowrie had a robust downtown area that rivaled towns much larger, including: (*designate companies still in business) Gowrie Municipal Swimming Pool*, Gowrie Youth Center/Skating Rink*, Johnson RediMix, Dick Johnson Sinclair Service, Bruntlett Elevator*, Johnson Lumber Company, Pinetop Lumber Company, Strom's Dry Clean, Carr's Grocery, Gambles Hardware, Webster-Calhoun Co-op Telephone Co.*, Sunray DX, Palmer and Son's Funeral Home*, Dairy Sweet, Buskee Industries, Gowrie Car Wash, Imels Variety, Ranniger's Appliances, Brunson's Drug Store, Faaborgs Grocery, Redman's Barber Shop, Erb Law Offices, Lindstrom Clothing, 1st State Bank of Gowrie, Iowa, Paladium Lanes Bowling Alley, Gowrie Cafe, Palmer Hardware, Hasty's Cafe, Smith's Meat Market, Gowrie Star Theater, Earl Braend Ford, The Canteen, Larson's Phillip 66, Standard Gas Station, VFW, Gowrie Library, Dick Dean Pontiac, Dance Club, Lee Benson Motors*, Wash All, Rod Wendell Plumbing & Heating, Jansa TV Repair, Skip's Tap, Lane's Barber Shop, Dr. Rungee, DDS, Mossberg Insurance, The White House Sundry, The Gowrie News, Nordholm Bakery, and Gowrie Shoe Repair. Other businesses in town included: Dixon Hatcheries, Gowrie Care Center, Hubbard Veterinary Clinic, Lizer Sale Barn, Gowrie Municipal Golf Course*, Swanson Florist and Garden Center*, Dr. Borgen, MD, and Farmer's COOP.Each year, the town hosts the Gowrie 4 July Celebration, which draws thousands of people from around the state for the parade, fireworks, carnival, and bandshell performances. The parade is the longest running consecutive parade in Iowa, beginning in 1873 and continuing each year since. Crowds of 10,000-20,000 are common. Some highlights of the past include a visit by President Richard Nixon's daughter, Patricia, in 1968, the Bill Riley Talent Show for several years, an appearance by the O's Gold Famous 40 Horse Hitch in 1976, and a concert by opera singer Simon Estes in 2011.Several churches stand in testament to a strong faith community, including both Methodist and Lutheran churches. Zion Evangelic Lutheran Church, a magnificent open-arched structure, was built by hometown business, Johnson Lumber Company, owned by Axel and Carl Johnson, and was completed in March, 1931.



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1401 Wall Street, Webster City, IA 50595 26.07 mi away
The minimum allowable age of residents is 55, physical therapy is handled by the physical therapist that makes regular visits to this facility, staff is trained to deal with any exit seeking behaviors that might present themselves dealt with, residents who need help with medication management can be given reminders and be monitored to make sure they are taking their medications, and the property has a nurse that is able to administer injectable medicine.
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2607 Highway 4, Panora, IA 50216 39.56 mi away
Appetizing and wholesome meals are provided to all residents even those with dietary restrictions, the minimum allowable age of residents is 55, staff is available help with your blood sugar management, complimentary transportation is handy for residents, and respite care is offered.
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1642 South G Avenue, Nevada, IA 50201 47.4 mi away
Regular occupational therapy by a visiting therapist helps you stay active and engaged, speech therapy is available on-site by a visiting speech therapist, the facility has staff that can help you with your insulin to manage diabetic needs, residents who need help with medication management can be given reminders and be monitored to make sure they are taking their medications, and hospice is an option available at this location.
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Eastern Star Masonic Home
715 W 3rd St, Boone, IA 50036
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SunnyBrook of Carroll
1214 East 18th Street, Carroll, IA 51401
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Northcrest Community
1801 20th St, Ames, IA 50010
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