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  • Burning Not Advised
    April 11, 2014

    Henry County is not currently under a burning ban, however, Henry County Emergency Management coordinator, Walt Jackson, said Friday afternoon that burning is not advised. He said if you do […]

  • Farmers engaged in Iowa Water Quality Initiative
    April 11, 2014

    Bill Northey, Iowa Secretary of Agriculture Many Iowa farm fields are turning green earlier than normal this spring as a rapidly growing number of farmers are using cover crops to […]

  • Road Closure for Bridge Project
    April 11, 2014

    Henry County Engineer’s Office announces a road closure for bridge replacement effective Wednesday, April 16th. The Road closure is on Oasis Avenue, between 230th Street and 240th Street. Muscatine Bridge […]

  • Dessert Theater Ticket Update
    April 11, 2014

    There are still tickets available for the Saturday night Dessert Theater show at Mt. Pleasant High School. Sunday table/dessert seating is sold out but there will be bleacher seating without […]

  • April Is Month of the Military Child: Purple Up!
    April 11, 2014

    On April 15 all Iowans are encouraged to wear purple to show their appreciation for military children and their families. Last week Iowa Governor Terry Branstad proclaimed April as Month […]

  • From Senator Rich Taylor
    April 11, 2014

    PROTECTING THE WAGES OF IOWA WORKERS As companies work to modernize their operations, many turn to outside services to handle their payroll and human resources functions. Some employers now pay […]

  • WMU Preschool Open House Tonight
    April 11, 2014

    Winfield-Mt. Union Preschool Open House is this evening 5:30-6:30PM. If you have already signed up or are interested in signing up for preschool, please come and visit. Preschool registration packets […]

  • Loebsack Statement on FY2015 Ryan Budget
    April 10, 2014

    Washington, D.C. – Congressman Dave Loebsack released the following statement today after House Republicans, led by Rep. Paul Ryan, passed their misguided budget for Fiscal Year 2015. “As someone who […]

  • Mt. Pleasant Community Meetings on Proposed School Plan
    April 10, 2014

    The Mt. Pleasant School district has scheduled community forums to share information and hear opinions on a proposed five year strategic plan including facility improvements. The proposed price tag for […]