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Miss Clinton County Scholarship Program

The Miss Clinton County Scholarship Program was the topic on the FYI Show on KROS on Thursday-listen to the show

FYI-Miss Clinton County

The guests were (l-r) Mary Jo Dopson, Jeanne Williams & MIss Clinton County Brandy Herrington


Arbitrator rules in favor of Firefighters Union in wage and health insurance in contract deal (link to ruling included)

A state arbitrator has sided with the Clinton Fire Department in two of the three issues presented in the contract dispute with the city.

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Mid Day Report Newscast

Clinton City Council holds two closed session-learn more in the MDR news

Tuesday was the first 90 degree day of the year

Tuesday was the first time the temperature has reached 90 degrees this year. Official Clinton area weather observer Jim Blaess says July 22nd is the third latest date for recording a 90 degree or higher temperature.  He says the other later dates were July 26 1951 and August 4th in 2008.

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Iowa moves up to 3rd in the Kids Count survey (link to local statistics included)

From Radio Iowa – By Dar Danielson
Iowa moved up four spots in the annual “Kids Count” survey released today. “We moved up to 3rd this year, we were 7th last year, so obviously a move up four places is very good,” Iowa Kids Count director, Michael Crawford says. The survey by the Anne E. Casey Foundation looks at 16 factors believed to be an indication of how well kids are doing in each of the 50 states.

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