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SPRINGFIELD, Ill. – Jill Smith, administrator at Resthave Care & Rehabilitation in Morrison Illinois, has been named the 2021 Illinois Health Care Association Administrator of the Year, the IHCA has announced.
Despite opposition from Republicans as well as reform groups, Gov. JB Pritzker on Friday signed into law the revised state legislative district maps that lawmakers passed in August, opening the door to almost certain court challenges.
CLINTON — Members of the American Association of University Women celebrated the 75th anniversary of the Clinton branch recently. In front from left are Sue Peters, Julie Wolbers and Rosemary Haack. In the back from the left are Jane Orman, Mary Ann Nelson, Odelia Schrunk, Kathy Peters and S…
CLINTON — A prison sentence not to exceed 10 years that was suspended last year was ordered to be imposed last week after a Clinton man who pleaded guilty to homicide by vehicle violated terms of probation for the second time.
CLINTON — A mask requirement for students and staff of Clinton Community School District will be discussed during Monday's school board meeting.
CAMANCHE — The Camanche School District is dealing higher than expected prices as they look to move forward with their facilities project.
CLINTON — Multiple upgrades have taken place at schools in the River Bend School District over the past year. The additions include a new boiler and a suite above the high school gymnasium.
CLINTON — The parking lot east of Clinton High School has become a construction zone as contractor TriCon Construction of Dubuque begins a three-story academic addition.
CLINTON — When Eastern Iowa Community College began discussing a Career Technical Education Center about three years ago, to prepare individuals for employment in current or emerging occupations, it included local businesses and economic development organizations in the planning.
CLINTON — Honoring people who have contributed to Clinton County’s history takes many forms. Hometown Heroes banners line the downtown, and honorary street names are going up on Liberty and Camanche avenues.
CLINTON — Officials gave community leaders a look at the Clinton School District’s projects and goals during the annual Vision of the District luncheon Thursday at Rastrelli’s Tuscany Special Events Center.
CLINTON — The steeple and bell from the former New Hope Lutheran Church will soon move from their longtime home at North Fourth Street and Fourth Avenue North.
DES MOINES, Iowa — Iowa Sen. Chuck Grassley, the longest-serving Republican senator, said Friday that he will seek an eighth term in 2022, giving the party more confidence in holding the seat as they fight to overtake Democrats’ one-vote margin.
Gov. J.B. Pritzker announced Thursday that the state will award more than $40 million in workforce training grants, focusing on communities hardest hit by the COVID-19 pandemic and youth who are particularly at risk of violence.
CLINTON — Four friends from Carroll County, Illinois, as Kindred Spirit Painters, will exhibit their art at Clinton’s River Arts Center through Nov. 6.
DEWITT — DeWitt city officials are crafting an ordinance that would permit licensed drivers 18 or older to operate utility terrain vehicles within the city limits of DeWitt.
DES MOINES — Awards totaling $29.8 million have been announced for Workforce Housing Tax Incentive projects across the state, including Iowa Mutual Lofts in DeWitt.
CLINTON — Jim Carlin is seeking the Republican nomination for the U.S. Senate in 2022 because he’s concerned about a loss of freedom in the United States, he said.
CLINTON — The United Way of Clinton County, Iowa kicked off this year’s campaign at the LumberKings game at the NelsonCorp field on Aug. 3, with a donation from the Insurance Group and West Bend Mutual Insurance Company for $1,000, through the LumberKings’ Home Run Incentive.
CLINTON — Making city documents easily accessible to the public has resulted in an unexpected honor for Clinton City Clerk Lisa Frederick.
DEWITT — While not taking an official vote, the Central DeWitt School Board agreed that a mask mandate for the district is not imminent.
FULTON, Ill. — Fulton High School will hold its first annual Athletic Hall of Fame induction ceremony Saturday, Oct. 9 at 7 p.m. in the school’s west gym.
CLINTON — Henry Langrehr was inducted into the Clinton County Walk of Fame for his military service during World War II, but in his address Sunday evening, the D-Day parachutist and prisoner of war praised the woman he left behind.
CLINTON — Area hospitals are seeing a decrease in local hospitalizations related to COVID-19, Clinton County Community Health Manager Michele Cullen reported to the Board of Supervisors on Monday.
CLINTON — Team Clover Ridge Place, led by Sally Davies, was the top team at Clinton’s Walk to End Alzheimer’s on Saturday at NelsonCorp Field, raising more than $6,500.
CLINTON — The Sisters of St. Francis will ring in the International Day of Peace on Tuesday, Sept. 21, at 1 p.m. Churches throughout the Clinton area have been invited to join in ringing bells to mark the day. At The Canticle, the home of the Sisters of St. Francis, the bell ringing will be …
DIXON, Ill. – The Illinois Department of Transportation has announced that an inspection of the Illinois 136 Mississippi River bridge in Fulton, Illinois began Monday, Sept. 20.
Merrik Burn checks out a dog house and plays with Copper, the Whiteside County therapy dog, during On the Move with Parks and Rec’s Dog Days of Summer Pooch Picnic. Saturday’s event featured free hot dogs, chips and water with music by DJ Trent Bush. A silent auction featured the original di…
CLINTON — A structure fire caused by an overheated electrical cord resulted in the death of a pet and left a resident in need of clothing, Clinton Fire Department said last week.
This Week's Circulars
ORLANDO [mdash] Joel Daniel Jones passed away on Sunday, September 12, 2021 after a brief illness. Joel was born on February 18, 1937, in Iowa City, Iowa. Joel graduated from the University of Iowa in 1960 with a Bachelor of Science Degree and a commission in the U.S. Army. He later graduate…
Eugene C. "Pops" Frederick, age 88 of Clinton, passed away Friday, September 24, 2021 at his home. Private services will be held on Wednesday, September 29, 2021. Further arrangements are pending at the Pape Funeral Home.
Peggy J. "Peg" Schroeder, age 65 of Clinton, passed away Thursday, September 23, 2021 at the Alverno. Private family services will be held Monday September 27th at the Pape Funeral Home. See Peg's obituary at www.papefh.com.
- Fifty years unforgiven
- Husband on the go
- Coroner IDs remains, says Gabby Petito was homicide victim
- Richards pleads guilty to incest
- Williams given suspended sentences in meth, heroin case
- Clary sent back to prison in vehicular homicide case
- How do I make it right after cheating on my boyfriend?
- Authorities identify woman who died after fall at state park
- Clinton County Walk of Fame inducts local clown, dancer and prisoners of war
- Clinton school district officials ask board to require masks for students, staff