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  • Lee Co. Youth Fundraising Pays Off
    January 17, 2015

    Lee County youth have raised over $2000 for charity. The Busy Bee 4-H Club, Lucky Clovers 4-H Club and confirmation students of St. James of St. Paul, St. John’s of […]

  • Iris Street Now Open….Until Spring
    January 16, 2015

    Here’s an update that a lot of people have been waiting to hear: the railroad crossing on Iris Street has been opened using cold mix asphalt between the tracks. Hot […]

  • Ed Wibben
    January 16, 2015

    Edwin “Ed” Wibben, 75, of Mt. Pleasant, IA   died Wednesday, January 14, 2015, at his home. A visitation will be held from 12-6 p.m. on, Sunday, January 18, 2015, at […]

  • From Sen. Rich Taylor
    January 16, 2015

    IOWA COURTS EXPAND THEIR SUCCESSES The Chief Justice of Iowa’s Supreme Court, Mark Cady, told legislators this week that Iowans can be proud of our state’s court system, which is […]

  • New Building To Come To SCC
    January 16, 2015

    There will be a new Health Professions Center at SCC’s West Burlington campus. At the January meeting, the Board of Trustees gave the go-ahead to proceed with construction. Bi-state contrating […]

  • Deer Harvest Numbers Are In….
    January 15, 2015

    Iowa deer hunters reported harvesting about 101,500 deer in 2014, which is an increase from 99,414 harvested in 2013. Although this is a slight increase it is still 33 percent […]

  • Wednesday MP City Council Meeting
    January 15, 2015

    The Mt. Pleasant City Council met in regular session Wednesday night. The council accepted the Mayor’s recommendation to reappoint Bob Griffith and Patricia File to the city board of adjustment […]

  • A Busy Supervisors Meeting Today
    January 15, 2015

    The Henry County Board of Supervisors met this morning and it was a full agenda. Up first, County Engineer Jake Hotchkiss gave his department’s budget for the next fiscal year. […]

  • Terry Huston
    January 8, 2015

    Terry Paul Huston, age 79 of Winfield, Iowa passed away peacefully at Sunrise Terrace Nursing and Rehab Center in Winfield. Visitation will be held Sunday, January 11, 2015 from 2-4 […]