Persistance paid of for Iowa picker in getting show on the air

from Radio Iowa April 8, 2014 By Dar Danielson

The “American Pickers” show based on the exploits of two eastern Iowans is now filming for its sixth season, surpassing the five years it took to convince a network to put it on the air.  Mike Wolfe of LeClaire came up with the idea for the show about the “picking” he does with partner Frank Fritz of Davenport.

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Tentative schedule of meetings this week

Plans for a new Clinton County Jail facility plus proposed space that could include a new Clinton Police Dept. facility is the topic of one meeting this week  Also the Clinton City Council will consider changing the way they process business & might choose a contract legal counsel

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WWII Pilot from Clinton returning home for burial

More than 70 years after his plane crashed-the body of a Clinton WWII veteran was identified and will be buried at the Arsenal Cemetery in Rock Island, IL.  Check the link for the official media release and details about 1st Lt. Class Louis L. Longman

Longman memorial services Repatriated WWII KIA MediaInformation 4APR14

(KROS NEWS first reported this story on December 12, 2013)

April is Sexual Assault Awareness Month

With the start of Sexual Assault Awareness Month representatives of SavePath Survivors Resources discuss the change in the provider of services to sexual assault victims and  domestic abuse victims in this edition of the FYI Show – give it a listen if you missed it on-the-air

Suspect in the shooting of Maquoketa Police Office died of self inflicted gun shot wound

Read the complete statement from the Iowa Department Of Public Safety on the latest in the investigation

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