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  1. Regional Hospitals Planning ImprovementsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 28 | WHO-AM Des Moines

    ... y for the project but it's all contingent on the local fundraising. Meanwhile, work is getting underway at the Clarke County Hospital in Osceola for a larger emergency department, new primary care clinic and an expanded outpatient services area.

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  2. CCRC moves forward, even with new law setbacksRead the original story

    Tuesday Jul 21 | Http

    Clarke County Reservoir Commission , faced with a change in Iowa law, which potential significant effects on the planned water supply reservoir on Squaw Creek northwest of Osceola, took a strong position on keeping the project moving forward at their meeting on July 16.

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  3. Ottumwa drug suspects on the lamRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 13 | Home

    On June 20, Southeast Iowa Inter-agency Drug Task Force officials served search warrants on a variety of residences in Ottumwa. Reynolds is listed on the Iowa Sex Offender Registry for a 2001 conviction on Sex Abuse charges in Clarke County, Iowa.

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  4. Reisinger is named scholarship winnerRead the original story

    Wednesday Jul 8 | Http

    Hannah Reisinger, daughter of Wil and Carol Reisinger of Osceola, was one of the two recipients of the Clarke County Farm Bureau $250 scholarships offered to Clarke County Farm Bureau member seniors.

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  5. Could happen anywhereRead the original story

    Jun 16, 2015 | Http

    ... of its tongue. If you think animal abuse can't happen here, you'd be wrong. Animal abuse is prevalent, even in Clarke County. Joy Durham, manager of Clarke County Animal Shelter, said there's a lot of animal torture and cruelty in the state of Iowa, ...

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  6. Community partnerships and prideRead the original story

    Jun 23, 2015 | Http

    ... urthouse lawn, spurred by Osceola Chamber Main Street's design committee. The design committee teamed up with Clarke County Conservation, Osceola FFA and Murray FFA to help revitalize the courthouse lawn through a deconstruction and planting project.

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  7. Proposed Bakken oil pipeline now has time lineRead the original story

    Jun 18, 2015 | The Messenger

    ... that right could be granted to a commission building a lake. Owners of farmland near Osceola challenged the Clarke County Reservoir Commission's plan to condemn the property to build the 800-acre lake to provide a new drinking water source for the ...

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  8. Frustrations spew forth about new bill during CCRC meetingRead the original story

    Jun 18, 2015 | Http

    ... 'we the people.' I'm having a problem with that." This is a statement from Robert Johnson, who attended Clarke County Reservoir Commission's (CCRC) meeting Thursday, June 18, and spoke during public comment. The reservoir is to provide a water ...

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  9. All the delightsRead the original story

    Jun 3, 2015 | Http

    ... current location later in the spring. Her store is located on East Washington Street between the offices of Clarke County Publishing and OCMS and Clarke County Development Corporation. Oliver has her baker's license, which means it's legal for her ...

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  10. Final honorRead the original story

    May 12, 2015 | Http

    ... named George Griffin, killing them both. Eggleston, 50, was a dedicated public servant. He was a two-term Clarke County Sheriff, with his term ending January 1915. From there to the time of his death, Eggleston was Osceola's deputy city marshal. He ...

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  11. Governor Issues Disaster ProclamationRead the original story w/Photo

    May 27, 2015 | WHO-AM Des Moines

    A state disaster proclamation has been issued for a south central Iowa county that was hit by bad weather earlier this month. Governor Terry Branstad issued the proclamation of a disaster emergency for Clarke County because of severe weather on May 17, 2015.

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  12. 2015 American Honey Queen to visit OsceolaRead the original story

    Apr 21, 2015 | Http

    Gabrielle Hemesath, the 2015 American Honey Queen, will visit Osceola April 27. She will be a guest of the Clarke County Soil and Water Conservation District, speaking to area students about the importance of honeybees to Iowa agriculture and how honeybees are the connection between plants and our plates.

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  13. Hansen, The Advertiser win big at AFCP conference in SavannahRead the original story

    Apr 15, 2015 | Http

    ... Papers' (AFCP) conference April 9-11 and came back with some hardware to show for the business' hard work. Clarke County Publishing's free paper “The Advertiser” received first place in the conference's Best of the Best awards for ...

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  14. iVantage names Clarke County Hospital top 100 critical access hospitalRead the original story

    Apr 15, 2015 | Http

    Clarke County Hospital in Osceola was recently named one of the iVantage Top 100 Critical Access Hospitals in the United States.

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  15. Iowa Supreme Court favors landowners in CCRC reservoir projectRead the original story

    Apr 13, 2015 | Http

    The highest court in the state of Iowa has issued their verdict in the case of the Clarke County Reservoir Commission's reservoir project.

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  16. Clarke County Reservoir Commission v. AbbottRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 10, 2015 | FindLaw

    CLARKE COUNTY RESERVOIR COMMISSION, Appellee, v. Linda Sue ABBOTT, et al., Defendants, Edwin D. & Deloris A. Robins Revocable Trust and Kyle Robins, Appellants.

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  17. Court: eminent domain laws must be strictly followedRead the original story

    Apr 10, 2015 | The Messenger

    The Iowa Supreme Court ruled Friday that county officials failed to follow state law when preparing to condemn more than 2,000 acres of farmland to build a lake, a decision that puts government agencies on notice that mistakes in eminent domain cases could be costly. Owners of the farmland near Osceola challenged the Clarke County Reservoir Commission's plan to condemn the property to build the 800-acre lake to provide a new drinking water source for the area.

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  18. Courts: Iowa's eminent domain laws must be...Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 10, 2015 | WMT-AM Cedar Rapids

    THE COURT RULED IN A CASE FRIDAY IN WHICH PRIVATE OWNERS OF FARMLAND NEAR OSCEOLA CHALLENGED A CLARKE COUNTY RESERVOIR COMMISSION PLAN TO TAKE FARMLAND FOR A NEW 800-ACRE LAKE. THE COURT SAYS ORGANIZATIONS TAKING PRIVATE LAND MUST STRICTLY COMPLY WITH EMINENT DOMAIN LAWS.

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  19. Moulton contractor trial set for JulyRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 25, 2015 | Home

    A Moulton contractor charged with theft now has a trial date. According to online court records 35-year-old Marvin Todd Lawson is scheduled to be in Clarke County Iowa courtroom on July sixth.

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  20. Osceola man pleads not guilty to double homicide chargesRead the original story

    Mar 10, 2015 | Http

    ... the two men were located Sunday, Jan. 25, in a vehicle at 1305 255th Ave., Osceola, in rural northern Clarke County. They were deceased. It appears both victims died of gunshot wounds. According to court documents, a female reported, "Carson spoke ...

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