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Democratic presidential candidate Andrew Yang loves to play basketball while on the campaign trail. Chris Cillizza met up with him in New Hampshire for a quick game of P-O-T-U-S. Here's how it went down.

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President Trump recounted minute-by-minute details of the US strike that killed Iran's top military commander during remarks to high-dollar Republican donors at his South Florida estate, according to audio obtained by CNN.

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Unified Champion Team members at Central DeWitt had just three words they wanted intermediate students to remember following their recent visit.

A thick sheet of ice. That’s what Clinton County and Jackson County residents woke up to Wednesday morning. 

Despite a minor glitch with some of their microphones, Iowa legislative leaders were loud and clear about their priorities as they opened the 2020 legislative session on Monday.

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Due to the forecast of snow, ice and wind for Friday evening and Saturday morning, the DeWitt Chamber and Development Company is canceling the Legislative Coffee that was planned for Saturday, January 18 in DeWitt. The Clinton-edition of the event has also been canceled.

The Clinton Community College Gaming Guild holds Game Night throughout the semester. Gamers enjoy board games, video games, Dungeons & Dragons, and more. The next game night is 5-9 p.m. Wednesday, Jan. 22, at 1000 Lincoln Blvd. in Clinton. For more information, call Mat Endress, (563) 244-7001.

The University of Iowa held commencement ceremonies in December. Local students earning degrees were: DeWitt: Shannon Coyle, bachelor of arts in communication studies; Annalisa Grant, bachelor of arts in art; Sydney Kerr, bachelor of science in engineering in chemical engineering; Ryan Olson…

Ladies Day will be held 1-4 p.m. Sunday, Jan. 19, at Tycoga Vineyard & Winery, 2585 195th St., DeWitt. Ladies may bring their mom, grandmas, aunts, sisters, cousins and girlfriends for an afternoon of games (bring your favorite board games), shopping and wine. Wood-fired pizza will be av…

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While many kids consider having to mow the grass a necessary — yet terribly tedious — chore, Shaun Eberhart admits, he enjoyed it when he was a kid.

Longtime DeWitt City Administrator Steve Lindner annually compares notes with council members who likely have received their share of feedback on the city’s direction from constituents. 

Region 9 Career and Technical Education Planning Partnership

United Way of Clinton County, Iowa (UWCCI) collected contributions totaling $497,144 for 76% of the $650,000 goal at its campaign report on New Year’s Eve. The campaign actively seeks gifts through early 2020. The campaign is ahead of last year at approximately the same time, which reached 6…