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.
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Wednesday Mar 5
Deadline to become member of Allamakee County Jail Task Committee is this Friday
Task Committee members would be required as a group to review all phases of the project and provide input and assistance to the County Sheriff to determine jail needs.
Wed Feb 26, 2014
Braley bill would help Iowans deal with ash borer
First District Rep. Bruce Braley, D-Waterloo, on Wednesday introduced legislation that would restore funding to programs that help combat the emerald ash borer, a tree-killing pest identified in eight Iowa counties.
Weekend accident claims Waterville man
The Allamakee County Sheriff's Department reports that a Waterville man lost his life Saturday morning, February 22 in a one-vehicle accident on White Pine Drive, approximately one mile south of Waterville.
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.
Sat Feb 22, 2014
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Crash kills Allamakee County driver
A 49-year-old Allamakee County is killed when his vehicle goes off the road and lands upside down in a creek.
Wed Feb 19, 2014
Long-Range Transportation Plan available for public review and comment
Upper Explorerland Regional Planning Commission is one of 18 designated Regional Planning Affiliates for the Iowa Transportation Commission and is tasked with the planning, programming and administration of federally-funded transportation activities for the counties of Allamakee, Clayton, Fayette, Howard and Winneshiek.
Allamakee County Food Shelf still going strong at its original location
The Allamakee County Food Shelf's new coordinator, Jessie Howe, is pictured above preparing some of the Food Shelf's items for distribution.
Sat Feb 15, 2014
Frac sand mining: Its fate in NE Iowa should rest in local hands
Six counties tucked away in the northeast corner of Iowa often are referred to as Iowa's Bluff Country or Iowa's Little Switzerland.
Wed Feb 12, 2014
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.