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home : news : news Tuesday, October 13, 2015

Helping stop hunger in DeWitt’s annual CROP Walk Sunday afternoon is Ekstrand Elementary kindergartner Beckham Maricle of DeWitt, who is accompanied by his dad, Chris. Walkers united to help fight world hunger and raise money for local food pantries.

Clinton County hires consultant for new jail project
In a 2-1 vote, Clinton County supervisors approved a resolution to hire Dorsey and Whitney to advise the county how to set up a public safety authority.

Saturday, October 10, 2015
Group hopes to have explosive impact
A new organization is being established in DeWitt and the committee of individuals behind it has one question for community members:

Saturday, October 10, 2015
Gym class pairs middle-schoolers, special needs kids
Central Community Middle School seventh-grader Charlie Shaffer runs around the gymnasium giggling and grinning from ear-to-ear, eighth-grader Ezra Onken can't help but smile, too.

Saturday, October 10, 2015
Medicaid changes draw fire
Iowa Gov. Terry Branstad's town hall meeting in DeWitt Wednesday covered a wide range of topics, but the sharpest questions came from a disability rights advocate who slammed his office's communication of state changes that would affect Medicaid recipients.

Saturday, October 10, 2015
Lira in court for shooting
A Rock Island, Ill., man was charged Wednesday in Clinton County District Court with three felonies in connection with an Aug. 11 shooting in DeWitt.

Saturday, October 10, 2015
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