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Check out a newscast from today with stories about the city’s efforts at cleaning up the Odeon site, new housing development, CMS dress code & more-give it a listen

How much rain?

That overnight rain totaled j2.14 inches by mid-morning (Wednesday) for official weather observer Jim Blaess.
He says that total brings the month’s precipitation 3.49 inches for the first ten days.

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CMS Dress Code modified after complaints (link to new rules included)

A new modified dress code is being implement at the Clinton Middle School The issue surfaced in recent weeks as parents took their complaints to the school board and the Parent-Teacher-Student Association.

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Jackson County Courthouse Shooting

From Sheri Melvold/KMAQ RADIO, Maquoketa

Jackson County Supervisor Larry “Buck” Koos is being called a hero following a shooting at the Tuesday morning supervisors meeting. Former city manager Francis “Gus” Glaser had an appointment with supervisors to talk about a property tax dispute. » Read more..

1 dead in shooting at Jackson County Courthouse

We’ve provided some links to the stories on the incident that was apparently based on property taxes – and you can learn from KMAQ RADIO in Maquoketa

KWQC TV Report

WQAD TV Report

Quad City Times Report

WHBF TV Report