Brianna Varner is the November Standing Award Recipient for her efforts-hear more in this conversation. She chose the Salvation Army holiday for the $50 in River City Gold and then
Via Radio Iowa Iowans are paying slightly more for a live Christmas tree compared to most Americans. (link to full report included)
Clinton County median household income rises and poverty level drops in the latest report from the US Census Bureau. (links included to detailed data)
The City of Clinton and other organizations are prepared to work with a company, Fourge Social, to help present a more positive image of the area on social media. Learn
The hot weather at the end of August brought the overall temperature to above normal for the month while it finished in the top ten for dry weather.
Two suspects have been arrested in connection with the armed robbery reported in Clinton earlier this week.
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Clinton School Superintendent Deb Olson provided us with these pictures of the new field turf & field from a person on one of the Barnstormers flights today
A change of venue has been granted in the city of Clinton’s legal malpractice claim against the attorney who represented them in the E-M-S billing lawsuit.
The trial will now be held in ScottCounty and is still scheduled for early October.
The city filed the claim against attorney Mike Walker who represented the city and helped reach a settlement in the Medicare/Medicaid billing lawsuit for the city to repay the federal government 4 and a half million dollars over ten years. » Read more..
It was not a record high on Tuesday – but Clinton area weather observer Jim Blaess says it was something to put in the record books.
The high Tuesday was 96 while the record for the date is 97 set in 1984. But, Blaess says that is the highest temperature this late in the month since August 29th 1984 when it was 97.
Blaess added that the rain a few days ago totaled about a third of an inch and made the month’s total about one-point-one inches. He says right now-this August would be 9th driest on record and driest since 1984.
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