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Thursday, April 16, 2015 - 5:03pm
CLARKSVILLE — The Clarksville School District received a couple of notes on the audit of its 2013-2014 finances.   During the year ending June 30, 2014, the district had a deficit of $69,665 in the fund for capital projects: physical...
Thursday, April 16, 2015 - 5:00pm
CLARKSVILLE — Clarksville School District taxes are up, and administrators addressed the increase at Thursday's meeting.   Clarksville is proposing to levy $13.57320 per $1,000 assessed valuation for fiscal 2016, payable in fall 2015...
Thursday, April 16, 2015 - 4:55pm
GREENE — The North Butler School Board accepted a bid Monday from a Greene company to improve drainage under the North Butler track before Heartland Asphalt of Mason City begins laying a new track.   The price, $43,503.60 to Wunsch...
Thursday, April 16, 2015 - 4:52pm
GREENE — The North Butler Education Association Bargaining Team presented its initial proposal to the School Board on paper on Monday.   With a quoted 2.26 percent premium increase for health insurance, the association requested an...
Thursday, April 16, 2015 - 4:49pm
GREENE — Tax rates at North Butler will drop at least 50 cents per $1,000 assessed valuation in the coming tax year.   North Butler Superintendent Joel Foster said the budget that was being certified to the state wasn't necessarily...
Wednesday, April 15, 2015 - 2:22pm
HAMPTON – Haley Landers of North Butler saved her best for last. The junior thrower for the Bearcats had a final effort in the discus of 118 feet, 10 inches, which won the event at the Lady Bulldog Classic on Friday, April 10 in Hampton. She...
Thursday, April 9, 2015 - 12:00pm
GREENE — Pfc. Walter Wunsch was proud of his military service, but his family never knew much about it.   The family knew he was a medic near France and Germany in World War II, was wounded stepping on a mine and had received a Purple...
Thursday, April 9, 2015 - 7:00am
  Clarksville City Council amended a few utility rates at its Monday, April 6 meeting.    The council accepted the city clerk’s proposal to increase water rates and storm drainage fees while decreasing garbage rates....
Thursday, April 9, 2015 - 12:03am
DES MOINES – Adding 229 acres to the Big Marsh Wildlife Management Area between Allison and Parkersburg is on the agenda when a state group meets Thursday, April 9 in Harlan.   The Natural Resource Commission of the Iowa Department of...
Wednesday, April 8, 2015 - 11:42pm
  The North Butler school district will hold its budget hearing on Monday, April 13.   A legal publication gives the proposed budget and tax rate.   North Butler is asking for $12.72793 per $1,000 assessed for fiscal 2016, 22 cents...
Wednesday, April 8, 2015 - 11:38pm
  The Clarksville School District will hold its budget hearing on Thursday, April 9.   A legal publication gives the proposed budget and tax rate.   Clarksville is proposing to levy $13.57320 per $1,000 assessed valuation for fiscal...
Wednesday, April 8, 2015 - 11:33pm
WAVERLY — Despite advances in technology, physical storm spotting remains an important tool for weather reporting.   "Eyes on the ground are still the best reports ever invented," said Ken Harding, meteorologist in charge at the...
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