Archive for Dave Vickers

Wednesday Newscast


Traffic signal near new middle school discussion, new calendar parking rules to be proposed in today’s newscast-if you missed it on-the-air you can listen here:

Clinton featured in today’s Iowa Almanac

Iowa Almanac for Wednesday, May 6 “Two Volumes Bound in Black”

Imagine receiving this letter…”Dear Sir. By tomorrow evening’s mail, you will receive two volumes of the ‘Irrepressible Conflict’ bound in black. After perusal, please forward, and oblige.” ‘Read more’ for details on how Clinton and the area played a major role in the ‘underground railroad.

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New cases of HIV drop to lowest level since 2003 (local statistics & link to report included)

via Radio Iowa By Pat Curtis
There’s promising news in the battle against HIV and AIDS in Iowa. New diagnoses of HIV dropped by 19-percent last year compared to 2013. » Read more..

Monday newscast

Coverage of the Indian Relays today pre-empts the late day newscast-but you can listen here

American Lung Association report shows Iowa air quality improved (link included to local report)

Via Radio Iowa By Matt Kelley

A new report on air quality from the American Lung Association shows significant improvement in what Iowans are breathing, compared to last year. ‘Read more’ for the details and local link. » Read more..

Bridge cleaning work planned this summer-

The Illinois DOT is planning work on the Highway 30 Bridge and the Iowa DOT is scheduling working on the Highway 136 Bridge-‘read more’ for details

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