Clinton is starting to experience an increase in Heroin use and abuse and the leader of a regional anti-abuse effort thinks it will get worse.

Al Fear-a Cedar Rapids Police Officer-has been appointed as the head of the Eastern Iowa Heroin Initiative as part of the U-S Attorney’s Office and he says the latest heroin epidemic started in southeaster Ohio and spread to the East Coast and is now spreading to the West Coast.  Learn more in this interview with Fear & Kristin Huisenga of the local Gateway Impact Coalition

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Local Unemployment Rates Rise

With an increasing number of people in the workforce and a higher number considered unemployed the unemployment rate in Clinton and Clinton County rose from May to June. » Read more..

Hooray For Hollywood

The 2017 Clinton Area Showboat Theater’s season has a Hollywood Theme-click the play arrow to hear about it from Artistic Director Mathew Teague-Miller talking with KROS’s Dave Vickers.

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City Council Meets Tuesday

The Clinton City Council meets in a business session and a committee of the whole session tonight (Tuesday). links to agendas include » Read more..

Clinton County Woman Among The Official Iowa Delegates at Democratic Convention

Hear how Rita Hart got involved and was chosen as an Iowa Delegate

 

How Hot Was It Thursday-

Thursday’s high temperature was 93 degrees.  » Read more..

Grease Theater Review-only heard on KROS

The musical Grease opened Thursday at the Clinton Showboat Theater-hear what Greg Naftzger thought about the show from the reviewer’s seat