Thursday, November 19, 2015 - 3:15pm
Clarksville has a new police chief.
The City Council Public Safety committee recommended hiring Steve Warner, Huxley Police Department, for the job, and City Council approved the decision effective Dec. 1.
Thursday, November 19, 2015 - 3:06pm
Expansion paying off at Public Library, Clark says
Clarksville Public Library Director Kristen Clark shared statistics from the library's annual report for the year ending June 30, 2015, with City Council on...
Thursday, November 19, 2015 - 2:44pm
Clarksville School Board approved on Monday, Nov. 16 asking the School Budget Review Committee for replacement spending authority for eight students open-enrolled out during this October’s certified count, who were not living here and...
Thursday, November 19, 2015 - 2:39pm
The North Butler School Board on Tuesday, Nov. 9 approved budget modification to the original contract related to groundwater testing at the brownfield site where the fuel oil tank came out, by the former Greene Elementary.
Thursday, November 19, 2015 - 2:26pm
Military veterans visited Mr. Kirk Clark’s social studies class at North Butler Elementary to answer questions for the students for the Veterans Day Program Nov. 10. Many classes welcomed similar panels.
Veterans speaking to Mr....
Thursday, November 19, 2015 - 1:57pm
Service to country runs in the family for Clarksville School Superintendent Randy Strabala, as it does for many Iowans.
Strabala, a former history teacher, encouraged attendees at the school’s 2015 Veterans Day Program to learn...
Thursday, November 19, 2015 - 1:50pm
Official results of the Nov. 3 City Election were canvassed Nov. 10 by the Butler County Board of Supervisors.
A rehash of the winners follows, with details on the write-in votes that were not scattered.
Read more in the Nov....
Thursday, November 19, 2015 - 1:36pm
Editor's note: This is part one of a three-part series.
Starting in 2016-2017 (fiscal 2017), Iowa students may be held back at the third-grade level if they can’t read “adequately” or pass a 90-hour summer school....
Thursday, November 19, 2015 - 1:31pm
With the rollout of Iowa’s Medicaid modernization plan just weeks away, unanswered questions about the state’s readiness continue to raise concerns among both Medicaid recipients and public officials.
On Friday, Nov. 6,...
Thursday, November 19, 2015 - 1:26pm
Butler County Citizens can maintain their Iowa Permit to Carry Weapons in two ways, Butler County Sheriff Jason S. Johnson says.
Permits to carry include Concealed Carry Weapon, Gun Permit and Carry Permit.
Thursday, November 19, 2015 - 1:23pm
ALLISON — The Farm Service Agency Butler County Committee election is under way.
Election ballots were mailed to eligible voters beginning last week. Ballots are due back in the Butler County
Office by mail or in person no later than...
Thursday, November 19, 2015 - 12:33pm
Pete Edward Timmer, 76, of Allison, died on Sunday, November 15, 2015, at UPH Allen Memorial Hospital in Waterloo.
Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. on Thursday, November 19, at Norway Lutheran Church, rural St. Olaf, with...