CLINTON — Clinton County officials have expressed support for continuing with a specialized consultant for at least one more year.
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CLINTON — Recognizing the money struggles that can surface, Clinton Community College is lending a hand to help students get on their feet outside of the classroom.
FULTON, Ill. — The River Bend School District and the Fulton City Council are looking to the future by assigning Jeremy Leitzen as the student resource officer for River Bend students.
The Clinton Public Library's Main Branch at 306 Eighth Ave. South is open from 9 a.m. to 8 p.m. Monday through Thursday, from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. on Fridays, and from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. on Saturdays. Our Local History and Genealogy Center in the Lyons District at 104 Main Ave. is open from 9 a.m…
CLINTON — The State of Iowa will recommend a woman receive a suspended sentence for four misdemeanor charges and violating the terms of her probation.
FULTON, ILL. — A benefit for former firefighter/paramedic David Heried Jr. will be held from 5 to 9 p.m. Saturday at Triple Play. The event will include a silent auction, disc jockey, 50/50 drawing, food and raffle prizes.
NEW YORK (AP) — Jimmy Fallon remembers a summer a few years back when it seemed everybody was reading "Gone Girl" by Gillian Flynn.
FORT DODGE (AP) — Webster County has acquired an old Federal Aviation Administration tower that the county will use to improve radio coverage for emergency responders in the southern half of the county.
CLINTON — Road construction will begin Aug. 20 on 220th Street, from 360th Avenue east to Mill Creek Parkway, the Clinton County Secondary Roads Department has announced.
CLINTON — Mercy Auxiliary will host a Books Are Fun – Collective Goods fundraiser at Mercy Medical Center's North Campus in Conference Room A from 7 a.m. to 5 p.m. Aug. 27 and from 7 a.m. to 4 p.m. Aug. 28.
DEWITT — A flurry of street closures approved by the DeWitt City Council this week opened discussions regarding both the process in which the closures are applied for and if they ought to be accompanied by fees.
MAQUOKETA (AP) — The Maquoketa Community School District recently hired an interim middle school principal, but officials have refused to provide almost any information on her predecessor.
NEW YORK (AP) — The company that makes Wrangler and Lee jeans is breaking off its denim division to focus on its fast-growing outdoor and activewear business as Americans swap out jeans for yoga pants.
BELLEVILLE, Ill. (AP) — Firefighters had to rescue a southwestern Illinois man from deep mud after he became stuck while trying to reach his pet parrot.
MONTEZUMA (AP) — Investigators searching for a University of Iowa student who vanished last month are launching a new website to generate tips from potential witnesses.
DEWITT — The TYCOGA Winery, 2585 195th St., will host the Scratch cupcake truck from 3 to 6 p.m. Thursday. Stop out and enjoy your favorite wine while doing some shopping and cupcake snacking. Everyone is invited to attend.
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Google wants to know where you go so badly that it records your movements even when you explicitly tell it not to.
This time of year, I could live on tomato sandwiches. But it's hard to make a sandwich out of cherry tomatoes, and I have loads of cherry tomatoes. I don't know what it is, but I can't resist buying them when I see them at the farmer's market. If you are like me and have a glut of cherry tom…
WASHINGTON (AP) — The FBI has fired a longtime agent who once worked on special counsel Robert Mueller's Russia investigation after he sent text messages criticizing President Donald Trump to a colleague.
CLINTON — A woman who had a petition to revoke probation filed against her one week after being granted a deferred judgement was ordered to serve 180 days in the Clinton County Jail for violating the terms of probation.
MOUNT CARROLL, Ill. — Timber Lake Playhouse will present "Forever Plaid" at the playhouse in Mount Carroll from Aug. 16-26. When four young singers are killed in a car crash, they posthumously take the stage for one final gig in this goofy, 1950s nostalgia trip. "Forever Plaid" is TLP’s fina…
CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. (AP) — A NASA spacecraft zoomed toward the sun Sunday on an unprecedented quest to get closer to our star than anything ever sent before.
DES MOINES (AP) — The Iowa Department of Natural Resources is again calling on volunteers to participate in the state's annual wild turkey survey.
CLINTON — As work continues on the construction of Clinton County's new law center, Clinton County Sheriff Rick Lincoln recently shared details about its construction and how it will be set up to oversee inmates.
Several Clintonians are working to educate the community about the international students from Confucius International Education Group, who will be arriving this fall. On Saturdays, a column will appear in this space, written by people who are involved in this project and/or have experienced…
CLINTON -- Iowa American Water crews were working overnight Friday to fix a large water main break in the Clinton service area that is causing a water service interruption and/or low water pressure for some of their Clinton customers.
CLINTON — Slowly but surely, the Clinton County Area Solid Waste Agency board is moving closer to approving an amended 28E agreement that would change its weighted vote structure and how it derives money from municipalities.
Lynee Burken, a resident of Charlotte, is the new director at the Retired and Senior Volunteer Program (RSVP). Find out more about Burken in this week’s Meet Your Neighbor.
Assassin Beetle, Cicada Killer Wasp, Elephant Beetle and Giant Walking Stick – these are all big bad names for totally harmless insects that co-exist with us on this planet. Whether we like it or not, insects are a part of our world and have been around longer then we have. Their vast number…
CLINTON — The Felix Adler Children’s Discovery Center is enjoying summer activities. On WOW Wednesday, put your skills to the test with STEM Science. Then, reel in some fun with Gone Fishin’ on Funtime Friday. Each of these programs is free with your museum admission or membership.
Born in 1926 as one of our country’s first numbered highways, the road has been romanticized with a hit song and, in the early 1960s, a popular TV series. Spanning 2,400 miles between Chicago and Los Angeles (later, Santa Monica), Route 66 served as a thoroughfare to the hope for a better li…
TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) — At a parade this summer, candidate for governor Kris Kobach rode a jeep with a replica machine gun mounted on it. When some people complained the stunt scared children, Kobach, Kansas' secretary of state, mockingly called the reaction a "snowflake meltdown."
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