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Employee Stories - Brenda Bond September 11, 2019

The exciting lights and pizazz of the casino pushed Brenda to apply for a job at Prairie Meadows, but upon landing a line cook position she found so much more. She not only received a fun work environment, but a welcoming and accommodating team that she holds near and dear to her heart.

New Exercise Equipment Installed Outside Fitness Facility September 5, 2019

You have a new place to workout outdoors. The Altoona Campus cut the ribbon on new outdoor fitness equipment Wednesday morning.

Prairie Meadows donation to support Easterseals camp renovations September 5, 2019

Prairie Meadows, an Altoona nonprofit which runs the Prairie Meadows Hotel; Racetrack and Casino, donated $405,000 on August 30 to Easterseals Iowa.

Pre-NYE Party Featuring Classic Rock Experience at Prairie Meadows September 5, 2019

Prairie Meadows is continuing their tradition of hosting a pre-New Year's Eve party with live music. This year's headliner is '70s arena rock tribute band, Classic Rock Experience.

Beastie Boys Tribute Band Coming to Prairie Meadows September 3, 2019

My Posse in Effect, the premier Beastie Boys tribute band, is coming to Prairie Meadows on Friday, November 22. This authentic performance will take place in the Finish Line Show Lounge at 8 p.m.

Poison Tribute Band Coming to Prairie Meadows September 3, 2019

The nation's most notable Poison tribute band, Poison Overdose, is coming to Prairie Meadows on Saturday, November 30.

William Hill Open and Accepts Wagers at Four New Sports Books Across Iowa on First Day of Legalized Betting August 16, 2019

William Hill, the world's leading sports book operator, today opened and accepted wagers at four sports books across Iowa on the first day of legalized sports betting in state history.

House of Mercy receives major naming gift to expand mental health center August 14, 2019

House of Mercy announced today it has received a $492,000 estate gift, the largest private contribution in its 31-year history.

Indianola Police and Fire Departments Awarded Grants August 14, 2019

Several City of Indianola departments were awarded with Prairie Meadows Community Betterment Grants this week.

Mingo holds ribbon cutting at newly renovated park August 14, 2019

An excited crowd was on hand and cheers were heard as the ribbon broke away at the newly renovated Mingo City Park.