Wednesday Mar 5
Supervisors discuss purchase offer for Makee Manor, future of MRT project
Stacie Cooper and Jack Sweeney of Sweeney Real Estate in Waukon presented the offer of $80,000 for the main structure, farm buildings, a 15-passenger van and a total of 15.5 acres of land.
Iowa Representative Patti Ruff holds listening post session in Lansing
Iowa House of Representatives District 56 legislator Patti Ruff visited with area citizens Friday afternoon, February 21 at the Meehan Memorial Lansing Public Library during a listening post session held to gather input from the citizens she represents.
New naturalist position allows County Conservation to offer variety of educational programs
"The possibilities are endless," says Allamakee County Conservation Naturalist Ross Geerdes about the programs he hopes to offer area residents.
Orlan Love wrote a new blog post: Golden opportunity: Count gives...
Golden eagles, until recently thought be rare or accidental visitors to the Driftless area of Iowa, Minnesota and Wisconsin, have been shown to be predictable winter residents of those scenic bluffs and valleys.
Frac sand, cannon fire and flooding: The Standard's Year 2013 in Review - Part I
In addition to the battles waged in the Waukon City Park that featured cannon firings and musket battles , the weekend full of events got a kickstart Friday evening with the rededication of the Civil War monument on the Allamakee County Courthouse lawn, which included luminaries placed throughout the courthouse lawn to represent the 192 Allamakee ... (more)