Construction tops $21M
MT. VERNON — Construction in the King City came in at more than $21 million for July, up dramatically from $1.4 million in June.Commercial building made up the lion’s share of the construction, with three projects at Continental Tire the Americas accContinued ...
Odds & Ends
5-year-old mayor loses re-electionDORSET, Minn. (AP) — Robert “Bobby” Tufts may have lost his bid for a third consecutive term as mayor of his tiny northern Minnesota tourist town, but the 5-year-old isn’t taking it too hard.After helping raise moneyContinued ...
Lewis Memorial Run scheduled
MT. VERNON — A poker run to pay tribute to a young Jefferson County woman who lost her battle to brain cancer two years ago will be held Saturday.The Kelly Lewis Memorial Poker Run will start at 11:30 a.m. Saturday at Waterkotte Harley-Davidson. StopContinued ...
Outdoor dining considered
MT. VERNON — The dream of the Downtown Mt. Vernon Development Corporation to see the District dotted with outdoor bistro dining areas is in danger of being “micromanaged” out of existence, according to Councilman David Wood.“This has been a goal of DContinued ...
Hospital settles fraud case
MARION — The parent company of Crossroads Community Hospital has settled a federal Medicare and Medicaid fraud case.Community Health Systems settled the court case for $97.2 million. The case was filed against CHS and its subsidiary hospitals nationwContinued ...
- Pit bull mom and pups rescued by local group
- Speed limits investigated
- Panzier bridge bid over estimate
- MVTHS breaks in new teachers
- IDOT calls for street changes
- MVTHS holds new teacher orientation
- Applications received for police chief
- Construction jobs approved
- Council talks speed limit
- Ina man sentenced on drug charge
- Construction tops $21M