Archive for KROS News

Iowa Congressman Dave Loebsack promotes new manufacturing plan

The Democratic Congressman stopped in Clinton to promote his .proposal for aid for training workers for new jobs – he discussed that and other topics in this conversation with KROS NEWS Director Dave Vickers

Top candidates for Clinton School Superintendent announced (AEA led the search and issued the statement)

Three candidates have been selected as the finalists to interview for the Clinton School District’s top job. » Read more..

Home Base Iowa

Home Base Iowa is a recruiting effort to get people transitioning out of the military to move to Iowa for work and retirement  Hear more about the program with HBI Director Jason Kemp and local director Andy Sokolovich in the FYI Program,

Link: www.homebaseiowa.gov

Link: Clinton County Home Base Iowa

An area of Main Avenue was evacuated for several hours last evening due to a chemical leak in a building on Main Avenue.

At about 4:30 Clinton Fire crews were called to 85 Main Avenue about a spill in the basement of a what was described as a very strong smelling substance. » Read more..

February 2017 was the warmest February overall in the Clinton weather records to 1879.

Clinton area weather observer Jim Blaess says the overall temperature was just under 40 (37.9) degrees which was about a half degree above February 1998 (37.3 degrees) to set the record. » Read more..

Hawkeye State ranks in Top 10 on new “Best States” list

Via Radio Iowa News

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Iowa American Water granted rate increase

You’ll pay more for your water as the Iowa Utility Board approved a rate increase for the Iowa American Water Company.  The increase covers the Clinton and Davenport service areas. (link to ruling included) » Read more..