Clinton County Newswire

Clinton County Newswire

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  1. Restoring The Jail House RockRead the original story

    Friday Jun 26 | KWQC-TV Davenport

    ... restoration projects! He says each is different and has its own set of challenges. Ruth Wilson from the Clinton County Historic Preservation Commission says a century ago, the railroad ran through Delmar. When railroad workers got rowdy, or had too ...

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  2. Second prison worker accused help two convicted killers escapeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 25 | KTIV-TV Sioux City

    ... say the guard gave to at least one of the prisoners, including a screwdriver and a wrench. Andrew Wylie, Clinton County District Attorney said, "There is information that he allowed them to go into the back of the cells, in the catwalk area and fix ...

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  3. More Read the original story

    Sunday Jun 14 | KWWL-TV Waterloo

    Wiebers was Miss Clinton County going into the state competition. She will now represent Iowa in the Miss America pageant in September.

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  4. Cedar Rapids native crowned Miss Iowaa s Outstanding TeenRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jun 13 | KCRG

    She was crowned Saturday night in Davenport in conjunction with the Miss Iowa pageant. Taylor Wiebers of Clinton was named Miss Iowa 2015. Wiebers, 21, is the reigning Miss Clinton County. She is a student at the University of Iowa, majoring in communications.

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  5. Clinton church leaders discuss solution for family homelessnessRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 11 | KWQC-TV Davenport

    There's a new effort to help homeless families in Clinton County. A group of church leaders have been working for over a year trying to find new ways of helping homeless families with children.

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  6. Local schools jump on reuse movementRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 3, 2015 | Observer

    ... donation a yearly event at the end of each year. Lenth eventually would like to include all schools in Clinton County and most of Jackson County as well. She also intends to partner with various local businesses. She says the center will be "nothing ...

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  7. Peregrine falcon recovery takes big stepRead the original story w/Photo

    May 27, 2015 | The Fairfield Ledger

    ... Light and Power and at the energy plant dam in Keokuk. "The Clinton site is increasingly exciting as Clinton County is the southern extent of their historic nesting range," said Schlarbaum. "With the inclusion of the new pair, Clinton has three ...

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  8. Clinton County 911 center also in need of additional spaceRead the original story w/Photo

    May 26, 2015 | KWQC-TV Davenport

    Clinton County is getting closer to building a new facility that would include a new jail, sheriff's office, and 911 center. If you've never been up there, all those facilities currently share the same building, with the jail taking up the second story.

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  9. Peregrine Falcon recovery takes a big stepRead the original story

    May 15, 2015 | Tama News-Herald

    ... Light and Power, and at the energy plant dam in Keokuk. "The Clinton site is increasingly exciting as Clinton County is the southern extent of their historic nesting range," said Schlarbaum. "With the inclusion of the new pair, Clinton has three ...

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  10. Advertising RatesRead the original story

    May 3, 2015 | Observer

    Classified display ads are run with the Wednesday line classified ads and saturate rural Clinton County. Wednesday, January 6, 2010 The Observer saturates rural Clinton County and includes the Calamus-Wheatland, Central Community and Northeast school districts.

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  11. Confusion dooms Iowa family's own Field of DreamsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 1, 2015 | KWWL-TV Waterloo

    ... ago, the tax assessor came and said, 'Well, that land is not yours,'" said Sterbenz. A picture from the Clinton County assessor shows the actual land boundaries. The land with the field, that Bill's family believed was theirs for nearly 50 years, ...

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  12. High in plain sight: Clinton County meeting aims to raise awarenessRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 30, 2015 | KWQC-TV Davenport

    When it comes to drugs or drug paraphernalia, do you know what's out there? Or how close it is? Those questions were answered for some in Clinton County on Thursday, April 30th. It happened at a meeting with a two-part purpose; to raise awareness and encourage parents to talk to their kids.

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  13. Iowa man painting Illinois water tower dies after fallRead the original story

    Apr 28, 2015 | KWWL-TV Waterloo

    Officials say an Iowa man has died after falling while painting a water tower with a work crew in the southern Illinois town of Damiansville. The Clinton County coroner's office identified the victim of the Monday afternoon accident as 31-year-old Dustin L. Spilman of Ventura, Iowa.

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  14. County asked for funds to fight drainage lawsuiRead the original story

    Apr 18, 2015 | Observer

    ... Drainage District Association County asked for funds to fight drainage lawsui By Nancy Mayfield Staff writer Clinton County officials are considering requests to contribute to the legal defense of three northwest Iowa counties being sued by a Des ...

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  15. Gov. Branstad declares disaster emergency in Clinton CountyRead the original story

    Apr 17, 2015 | KWWL-TV Waterloo

    Gov. Terry Branstad has issued a proclamation of disaster emergency for eastern Iowa's Clinton County following recent severe weather that produced tornadoes in the area. The proclamation announced Friday allows the use of state resources in response to a severe storm that made its way across eastern Iowa on April 9. The aid is aimed at helping the area recover from damages sustained after the National Weather Service says it received multiple reports of tornadoes in Scott and Clinton counties.

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  16. Branstad issues disaster proclamation for Clinton CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 17, 2015 | KWQC-TV Davenport

    Governor Terry E. Branstad today issued a proclamation of disaster emergency for Clinton County in response to recent severe weather. The governor's proclamation allows state resources to be utilized to respond to and recover from the effects of a severe storm system that made its way through Iowa on April 9, 2015.

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  17. Vote coming for new Clinton County jailRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 16, 2015 | KWQC-TV Davenport

    ... Institute of Corrections indicated that it would be antiquated, obsolete and unusable even if it were empty," Clinton County Sheriff Rick Lincoln said. Lincoln says anyone interested in seeing the conditions of the current jail is welcome to ...

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  18. Overnight gunshots reported in Clinton, IowaRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 14, 2015 | KWQC-TV Davenport

    ... ident remains under investigation. Anyone with information is asked to call Clinton Police at 563-243-1458 or Clinton County Crime Stoppers at 1-888-883-8015.

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  19. Clinton County CharacterRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 13, 2015 | KWQC-TV Davenport

    History and people speak volumes about a community's character. That is certainly true at the Clinton County Historical Society Museum.

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  20. Life returns to normal, cleanup continues in Clinton and FultonRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 10, 2015 | KWQC-TV Davenport

    ... 17 years ago. "First time, sixty-six years, and it's the first time I've ever seen a tornado in Iowa," says Clinton County resident Gene Christiansen. He captured the tornado's birth on his iPhone, watching it begin its tear through Clinton County. ...

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