Archive for October 24, 2013

Thursday morning newscast

New website RFP still on to-do list, council committee sends options to council to choose street to rename in honor of veterans, U of I teaching assistant sends naughty pics instead of homework to students and more.  Give a Thursday morning newscast a listen.

 

Meetings this week 10/21

Meetings this week include the Clinton School Board, Clinton City Council and others-read about the schedule here-

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Here is the city’s routes, rules, etc. about the large item pickup program starting Oct. 21

LARGE ITEM PICKUP WEEKS & RULES

see ‘read more’ section for complete statement

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Another long-distance listener-this one from Finland

Warmest of greetings to Iowa and KROS Radio!

I am a radio enthusiast who enjoys listening for long distance radio signals. On November 1, 2012, at 7:34 PM CLT, I had the pleasure of hearing KROS broadcasting on 1340 kilohertz.

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Long range listening hobby picks up KROS in Norway

It is called Long Distance Radio Listening-or DX-ing-and is a hobby conducted in some areas.  KROS is often picked up in Norway, one of the popular areas for listening.  Read ‘more’ for a couple of recent communications from those listening in thousands of miles away.

Check out the links to see where they conduct this hobby-hint, it is away from towns and sometimes above the Arctic Circle.

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