10/13/2016 - 2:45pm
Clarksville 2016 Homecoming King Dakota Garretson and Queen Chelsea Capper were crowned at a ceremony on Thursday, Oct. 6. (Contributed by Clarksville Schools/Kassie Friedrichs)
10/06/2016 - 1:12pm
Clarksville households affected by the Sept. 23 flood are eligible on a firstcome, first-served basis for a $50 gift certificate to K&S Grocery or Orly’s Meat Market Locker.
“We chose Clarksville because there were (146) homes affected and there’s a Lions Club in Clarksville,” said District Governor Lisa Prochaska, who...
10/06/2016 - 1:10pm
NEW HARTFORD — More than eight years after being damaged in the tornado that devastated southern Butler County, one of the oldest graves in New Hartford’s Oak Hill Cemetery has the honor it deserves.
Ellie Senne, a member of the Daughters of the American Revolution (D.A.R.) Candle-Stick Chapter based out of Hampton made that so, with...
10/06/2016 - 1:00pm
Sen. Rob Hogg was in Clarksville on Wednesday, Sept. 28 to survey the flood damage.
In 2009 and 2010, Hogg chaired the Senate Rebuild Iowa Committee, which he said formed specially to help rebuild and proactively employ lessons from the 2008 floods.
Under Gov. Chet Culver, the Hazard Mitigation (Disaster Prevention) program was set up.
09/29/2016 - 10:14am
The Shell Rock River at both Greene and Shell Rock crested at a record 21.5 feet shortly after 2 p.m. on Friday, Sept. 23. The previous record of 20.4 feet occurred June 10, 2008.
The governor team, U.S. and Iowa lawmakers gathered in Clarksville at 8:30 a.m. Saturday to survey the damage. Gov. Terry Branstad declared Butler County as a disaster...