J.M. Eagle swoops in to save city thousands

Late last year the City of Wilton benefited from a donation from a local manufacturer, helping cut costs on a capital improvement water main replacement project on the west end of First Street. …
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Durant favors new fee

A new storm water utility tax took a step forward Monday, Feb. 12, during the Durant city council meeting. The council approved the first reading of an ordinance that will add $1 month to every …

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Shelangoski ends wrestling career on the podium

One great day and one bad day — Wrestling can be a cruel sport. While Friday did not go the way Durant senior Lainey Shelangoski had planned, it does not take away from a stellar season …

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You can’t have it both ways

How can you have it both ways?   That is what Rep. Miller Meeks wants.   She and House Republicans demanded border security measures before funding Ukraine and Israel with arms. They …

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David Leon Spilger, 67

David Leon Spilger, 67, died Friday, Feb. 16, 2024, at the University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics in Iowa City.   Visitation was held Tuesday, Feb. 20, 2024, at the Henderson-Barker …

  • Deborah Sue Cole, 68

    Deborah Sue Cole, age 68, of Bennett, died on Thursday, Feb. 15, 2024, at her home. A celebration of …

  • Lowell D. Gehrls, 85

    Lowell D. Gehrls, 85, of DeWitt, Iowa, formerly of Donahue, Iowa, died suddenly on Monday, Feb. 5, 2024, …

  • Dean Edward Atkinson, 64

    Dean Edward Atkinson, 64, of Lone Tree, died on Sunday, Feb. 11, 2024, at University of Iowa Hospitals …

  • Warren Orven Voss, 77

    Warren Orven Voss, age 77, of Muscatine, formerly of New Liberty, died surrounded by family on Tuesday, …

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