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04/16/2015 - 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 plant and equipment levy, and two deficit student activity fund accounts that were $9,786 in the red, auditors Nolte, Cornman & Johnson of Newton...
04/16/2015 - 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 to spring 2016, about 66 cents higher that taxes due last fall and this spring. That's also 33...
04/16/2015 - 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 Construction in Greene, will come out of the penny sales tax.   "Please note!" the April 13...
04/16/2015 - 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 overall package increase of 3.88 percent, or $143,662.   The proposal used a generator base of $33,...
04/16/2015 - 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 final.   “There’s most likely no way these are going to be final numbers because the...
04/09/2015 - 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 Heart award.   Wunsch was born in Dumont, grew up and graduated high school from Bristow in 1943...
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