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Tuesday, August 20, 2019

Information is collected from Henry, Jefferson and Washington county law enforcement agencies. As with any criminal case, a charge is merely an accusation, and a defendant is ...

Tuesday, August 20, 2019

MT. PLEASANT - They say it takes a village to raise a child and the inmates at the Mt. Pleasant Correctional Facility have decided they want to be part of that village by making ...

Tuesday, August 20, 2019

WASHINGTON COUNTY - Tulip Avenue in Washington County is closed for about half a mile south of County Road G36 for road construction. ...

Tuesday, August 20, 2019

MT. PLEASANT - Henry County Health Center would like to alert the public to scam telephone calls that are occurring. ...

Tuesday, August 20, 2019

If a law enforcement officer has an interaction with a member of the public, there's a good chance it is being captured on video. ...

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Tuesday, August 20, 2019
By Judy Ham, The Union correspondent  

JEFFERSON COUNTY - At the table with the Jefferson County Board of Supervisors Monday, Aug. 19, was Jefferson County Engineer Scott Cline. ...

Tuesday, August 20, 2019

FAIRFIELD - After 18 years of serving as the mayor of Fairfield, and eight years before that serving on the city council, Ed Malloy has decided to hang up his political hat. ...

Monday, August 19, 2019

BONAPARTE - Curious onlookers got to feast their eyes on all manner of marine animals Saturday morning, Aug. 17, during a program called 'Aquatic Life of the River' in Bonaparte, ...

Monday, August 19, 2019
By Vicki Tillis, The Union  

Several area communities will be a bit shadier with new trees recently funded by the Branching Out program of Alliant Energy and Trees Forever. ...

Monday, August 19, 2019

NEW LONDON - A special presentation was given at the Dover Museum in New London concerning Native Americans in Iowa. ...

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