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DES MOINES — Democrat Theresa Greenfield said Wednesday she wanted more federal help for Iowans battling the COVID-19 pandemic, including direct payments to individuals and businesses, extended jobless benefits for idled workers and aid to biofuel companies and state and local governments facing revenue declines.

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DeWitt’s 33rd Autumn Fest goes off without a hitch

Plans for a proposed regional career and technical education (CTE) center operated by Eastern Iowa Community Colleges are solidifying, and the center could cost between $7 million and $11 million, says EICC President Brian Kelly. 

Living long enough to celebrate 102 years on this earth is a pretty rare feat.

The U.S. Department of Agriculture last week announced an additional $14 billion in aid for farmers battling market disruptions and associated costs because of COVID-19. Signup for the Coronavirus Food Assistance Program (CFAP 2) began Monday and runs through Dec. 11. 

Above all else, what DeWitt residents who knew the late Tommy Capper remember was that he was a very kind, yet very quiet and private person.

Central DeWitt officials are developing a plan to police facility rentals during the COVID-19 pandemic. 

DeWitt City Administrator Steve Lindner is in the beginning stages of drafting a new city law that will create a registry of all vacant buildings in town. 

Students living in the Calamus-Wheatland, Central DeWitt and Northeast school districts are eligible for free breakfast and lunch thanks to an expansion of the USDA’s Summer Food Service Program. 

The Clinton County Board of Supervisors is requesting economic relief reimbursement available through the Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security (CARES) Act.

Central DeWitt homecoming parade snakes through DeWitt after a week of rainy weather

Iowa Workforce Development is accepting applications and processing claims under the Lost Wages Assistance (LWA) program. LWA benefit payments will be received by claimants in five to seven business days. The LWA program pays eligible claimants an additional $300 per week and the first payme…

• An animal in the road forced a Lowden woman to take evasive action Aug. 28 at 12:15 p.m.

• One count of domestic abuse-assault, first offense, a simple misdemeanor, against Johnathan M. Jones, 44, of Toronto, was dismissed. Magistrate Judge Michael Judge filed an order to dismiss Aug. 18. Assistant Clinton County Attorney Ross Barlow filed a motion to dismiss Aug. 18. Barlow in …

Emma Pillers, of DeWitt, received her Certificate of Promotion for the rank of Yellow Belt in the traditional Korean martial art of Kuk Sool. She trained for nine months and demonstrated her techniques during her two days of testing, in order to meet the necessary requirements to achieve her…