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KROS 1340 AM heard in Finland for a short but exciting moment

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The warmest of greetings from Vaasa, Finland! My name is Jari Sinisalo. I’m 50 years old IT-system architect from the Town of Vaasa, Finland. I listen to far away AM radio stations as my hobby. I also collect reception verifications. ‘Read more’ for more details, pictures and the audio picked up in Finland. » Read more..

Emergency drill will be happening at Clinton High School on Thursday, April 23, 2015.

Superintendent Deb Olson states “The purpose of this drill is to familiarize staff and students with the procedures and protocols that need to happen in the event of an actual emergency. Due to the large number of people involved in this drill, it is important that the public is informed so that there is not undue panic. I am concerned about the number of students who will be vacating the high school and traffic safety.

Read more in a letter from the CHS Administration here: chsemergencydrill4_23_15

Iowa American Water Schedules Water Main Flushing in Clinton

Routine distribution system maintenance to be undertaken April 22 – May 1- ‘read more’ for details on the project. » Read more..

City’s response to some of the criticism about proposed use of the increased gas tax funds for additional street workers

Clinton City Administrator Jessica Kinser says any proposal for the use of the new gas tax funds the city expects to receive will NOT go the council until some legal issues are settled. ‘Read more’ for the rest of the story.  Details included on the job description and current uses of the RUTF included » Read more..

Wind Advisory

URGENT – WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE QUAD CITIES IA IL
946 AM CDT TUE APR 21 2015

…STRONG NORTHWEST WINDS TODAY ACROSS PORTIONS OF EASTERN IOWA AND NORTHWEST ILLINOIS…

.NORTHWEST WINDS WILL INCREASE TO 25 TO 30 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 45 MPH LATE THIS MORNING AND AFTERNOON. THE WINDS ARE EXPECTED TO
DIMINISH BELOW ADVISORY CRITERIA LATE THIS AFTERNOON. » Read more..