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A grass fire near a Clinton residence extended to damage the residence.

The Clinton Fire Department was called about 1:30 Thursday afternoon to 1812 Roosevelt for a ‘grass fire next to a house with the side of the house on fire.”

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Clinton Mayor on FYI Program today

Clinton Mayor Mark Vulich discusses recent trip to Washington with group of mayors from Mississippi River towns, streets & potholes and other city issues.  If you missed it on-the-air you can listen to the show here:

Gov. Terry E. Branstad orders flags at half-staff to honor World War II pilot 1st Lt. Louis Longman

Longman-image After remaining missing for 70 years, Clinton native 1st Lt. Longman to return home Saturday to final resting place at Rock Island Arsenal National Cemetery

Gov. Terry Branstad has ordered flags to be flown at half-staff in Iowa from 5 p.m. Friday, April 11, 2014, until 8 a.m. Monday, April 14, 2014, in honor of U.S. Army Air Corps 1st Lt. Louis L. Longman, formerly of Clinton, Iowa.

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Give a listen to KROS Newscast from this morning

council tables contract w/Firefighters over concerns about cost & insurance plus 1 council member wished he could have discussed it with his colleagues over the weekend, it’s official-council to drop committees and add another meeting, IL area teacher accused of having a relationship with a student and more-give the newscast a listen


You can listen to the local news from the Mid Day Report (MDR) if you missed it on-the-air.  Hear the newsmakers in stories about hiring an outside legal firm to be the city’s legal counsel, law enforcement space needs and more