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3 hrs ago | The Fairfield Ledger
About 10 people who want Jefferson County to hold another election to ask for $1 million to fund the community project of a new outdoor pool and gymnasium came to the board of supervisors meeting today and turned in more than 500 signatures from residents in the unincorporated areas of the county.
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7 hrs ago | The Fairfield Ledger
A semi truck traveling west on Highway 34 turned on its side and came to rest in the north ditch at about 9 a.m. today.
10 hrs ago | The Fairfield Ledger
Members of the Fairfield Police Department initiated a traffic stop at 8:41 p.m. Tuesday in the 600 block of Pleasant Plain Road and seized a significant amount of marijuana after the police department K9 alerted on the vehicle.
U.S. Midcontinent diesel fuel dropped to the lowest level on record after stockpiles rose amid low demand.
The organic market is growing fast, but sometimes it is hard to find the healthy foods that you want without having to run from store to store.
There are a variety of different taxes we must all pay. There is sales tax, gasoline tax, income tax, property tax and so on and so on.
A water main break 3 miles north of Fairfield has prompted the Wapello Rural Water Association to call for a boil advisory for Maharishi Vedic City, Salina and rural areas near Fairfield.
Fairfield resident Lee Gobble will turn 99 years old in less than two weeks and he is going to receive the largest birthday card of his life.
Minneapolis alt-country band the Pines is at a comfortable place in its extensive musical life.
The 2013 annual awards banquet hosted by Fairfield Entrepreneur Association, Fairfield Volunteer Center and Fairfield First! is set for the evening of Dec. 12 at the Fairfield Arts & Convention Center.
These positions will be providing skill building and support services to individuals with disabilities.
Douglas Flournoy will replace Connie Boyer on the Fairfield City Council after defeating Patrick Bosold in a run-off election Tuesday.
Timing is important for the Fairfield outdoor pool and new gymnasium project, task force chairman Tom McMahon told the Jefferson County Board of Supervisors Monday.
Fairfield resident Timothy Laughrin steps into the voting booth this morning at the Jefferson County Courthouse.