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CLINTON — Swim teams at Clinton High School haven’t competed at Howard Judd Pool since 2011. The school district built a new pool in a $14 million addition, which opened in 2012.


CLINTON — Mic Barnes has been taking photos for about 20 years, she said as she hung her images Tuesday at River Arts Center.

CLINTON — St. Boniface Catholic Heritage Museum is looking for roof repair after the derecho.

CLINTON — The 89th Iowa General Legislative Assembly convened Jan. 11, and chambers of commerce in Clinton County are once again hosting their legislative coffee sessions with state legislators. This time, they’re virtual.

DEWITT — Are DeWitt’s laws regarding the use of utility-terrain vehicles on city streets hindering the local economy? One resident thinks so, and he brought his thoughts to the Jan. 4 DeWitt City Council meeting.


CLINTON — MexiBro is the Subway of Mexican food, said Ashley Dzelili. She and her fiancé, Elis Fazliu, opened the restaurant in Lyons district in November.


DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — A report released Wednesday by Iowa’s state auditor says Des Moines Public Schools made more than $200,000 in improper payments to a district maintenance and projects specialist and a maintenance contractor over the last seven years.

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DES MOINES — Iowa Supreme Court Chief Justice Susan Christensen said Wednesday the coronavirus pandemic forced the court system to enact two shutdowns of jury trials and institute remote hearings, but she is determined to resume in-person trials in February.


DEWITT — Ben and Laura Miers, managers of the Operahouse Theatre in DeWitt, have announced they will temporarily close the theater beginning Monday, and reopen in the spring.

CLINTON — The Clinton County Board of Supervisors approved a motion authorizing Clinton County Department of Health to send cease-and-desist letters to Elvira residents who have not signed up for the county’s proposed solution for Elvira’s wastewater treatment problems.

SPRINGFIELD, Ill. — Illinois House Speaker Michael Madigan said Monday he would suspend his campaign for a 19th term in the leadership post amid fading support from fellow Democrats, largely because of a federal bribery investigation that’s implicated him.


CLINTON — The Clinton Fire Department investigated a fire at 1853 27th Ave. South in Clinton around 7 a.m. Monday.

CLINTON — Brennon Cavanagh, a senior at West Carroll High School in Savanna, Illinois, has been awarded top honors in the Clinton Symphony Orchestra’s annual Young Artist Auditions.


CLINTON —The Clinton City Council will consider a resolution Tuesday to sell property on North Fourth Street and Fifth Avenue North for $10,000.


Kaedence Kreider, left, and Parker Kreider, right, give $723 to Barb Jacobsen of Clinton Make-a-Wish. The Kreiders, of Fulton, Ill., collect money each December from people who drive by to see their Christmas light display. They also accept donations online. This year Kaedence put on a snowm…


CLINTON — Local authorities have announced that two teenage girls reported missing Thursday night have been located.


CAMANCHE — The Camanche City Council has officially approved councilmen David Bowman and Brent Brightman to review city ordinances and make recommendations to the whole council on potential changes.

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