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DES MOINES — MidAmerican Energy Company is awarding more than $100,000 to dozens of communities across Iowa through its annual effort to promote community-wide tree planting. The company is … more
With less than a month left in the 2018-2019 school year and a month removed from dismissing its former director, the Wilton Pool has reached a verbal agreement with its next director — Kristyn … more
Wilton’s $6 million wastewater treatment plant is nearly complete. When the city council met Sept. 9, it received an update on some potential problem customers — Vitalix and Hy-Line … more
Public works director Jared Semsch told council members of a problem with sanitary sewer backup that occurred during a recent downpour in a brief 15-minute Durant city council meeting July 8. … more
DES MOINES — On March 12 at her weekly press conference, Iowa Gov. Kim Reynolds announced a new application for felons to have their voting rights restored. The governor also reiterated her support … more
DES MOINES – Iowa Gov. Kim Reynolds announced that she will appoint Kelly Kennedy Garcia, currently deputy executive commissioner of the Texas Health and Human Services Commission, as director of … more
DES MOINES – City and school elections will be conducted simultaneously this year, on Tuesday Nov. 5. A law passed by the Iowa Legislature in 2017 ended the longstanding tradition of holding school … more
On Sept. 4, Rep. Bobby Kaufmann (R-Wilton) applauded the Iowa Department of Transportation for securing a major federal grant to improve aging bridges across the state. “This is great news for … more
Durant police chief Orville Randolph updated council on talks the police department has been having with the Durant School District about hiring a resource officer at the Dec. 17 city council … more
For the third time, the city of Wilton has been denied a $50,000 Historical Resource Development Program grant for exterior façade rehabilitation at City Hall.Wilton Economic Development … more
Durant Public Works employees will begin picking up leaves at the curb on Oct. 16 through Nov. 27. Please see schedule and map (right) for your zone. Crews will pick up on Mondays, Wednesdays and … more
Officials approved the first reading of an ordinance which would amend the number of cats and dogs allowed per household at the Sept. 9 Durant city council meeting. The ordinance amendment states, … more
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