Archive for June, 2011

June 30, 2011

The Mt Pleasant Fire Department was called to Park Place in Mt Pleasant Thursday afternoon to a report of smoke inside the building. Residents were initially evacuated outside, but were […]

Mt Pleasant Man Killed In Illinois Car Chase And Standoff

June 30, 2011

A Mt Pleasant man has died following a series of incidents that ended in a 6 hour standoff in Eastern Adams County Illinois. 24 year old Benjamin J. B ...

News June 30, 2011

June 30, 2011

Authorities are searching the Des Moines River near Kilbourne in Van Buren county for an 88 year old Birmingham woman. Her car was found near the rive ...

Obit for June 30, 2011

June 30, 2011

Aloysius T. “Al” Dohman, 82, of West Point, passed away at 2:24 a.m. Thursday, June 30, 2011, at the Kensington in Fort Madison. Born March 26, 19 ...

  • Sports June 30, 2011
    June 30, 2011

    The MPHS softball team swept Ft. Madison at maple Leaf Field 6-4 and 13-12 (9). Sammi Goble pitched the first game and came in relief in the 2nd game to […]

  • News June 29, 2011
    June 29, 2011

    Several accidents investigated. A south bound semi struck a horse that was on the interstate near Kentucky avenue at 1:53 a.m. this morning. Driver not hurt, horse killed and $5,000 […]

  • Sports June 29, 2011
    June 29, 2011

    Tonight the Mt. Pleasant Panther baseball team hosts North Scott in non conference baseball. The double header begins at 5 p.m. and KILJ-FM 105.5 will broadcast the 1st game live […]

  • News June 28, 2011
    June 28, 2011

    Republican State Representative Dave Heaton doesn’t feel confident that lawmakers will fully fund mental health services as they rush to complete the state budget by the end of the fiscal […]

  • Sports June 28th 2011
    June 28, 2011

    Area softball games from Monday night, Burlington won twice over Davenport Assumption 7-1 and 3-2, #13 Mediapolis beat Wapello 18-2, Ft. Madison swept Fairfield 9-7 and 9-6, Highland rolled over […]

  • News 6/27/11
    June 27, 2011

    Saturday’s Friends of conservation Jam at the Dam event was rianed out and will be rescheduled for a dryer time. Another 2.5″ of rain fell at the KILJ studios over […]