Archive for KROS News

Police update on a search you may have seen today


Two vehicles were reported stolen in Clinton overnight. At approximately 8:30 a.m. on 10-31-14 a citizen reported seeing one of the stolen vehicles being operated and reported it to police. Suspects fled on foot from the area of the 1500 block North 8th Street. Police searched the area south and west attempting to locate the suspects. No one has been arrested at this time. The case remains under investigation by the Clinton Police Department. Anyone with information about this incident is urged to contact the Clinton Police Department at 563 243-1458.

The Mill Creek Expressway the topic of a meeting between Clinton officials and State DOT (*updated information)

A delegation from Clinton was among the groups meeting with the Iowa D-O-T leaders this week.

» Read more..

Health Behaviors and Motivation

Learn more about this program for Clinton County elementary age students in this interview with organizers of the program.

Clinton Police get their higher wage increase (1 year contract clarified)

Clinton Police Officers will get a 2-point-35 percent pay increase instead of the two percent offered by the city.  Read more about the award and a link to the ruling.

» Read more..

Harkin Announces Trade Assistance for Iowa Workers

Official statement on some additional federal assistance for workers who lost their jobs at Evergreen Packaging in Clinton

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Senator Tom Harkin (D-IA) announced today that a group of 117 displaced workers from the Evergreen Packaging, Inc. in Clinton has been certified as eligible for Trade Adjustment Assistance (TAA).

» Read more..