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    Friday, June 22, 2018
    The Innovation Center at Morrison Tech is rapidly proceeding, with construction of the exterior and infrastructure nearly complete. Chris Scott, Morrison Tech’s President said, “We’re right on schedule, and we expect the center to be operational by late August.  This is the culmination of years of planning and effort, and it will be a symbol of Morrison Tech’s commitment to Engineering Technology ...read more
    Categories: Education, Community
    Thursday, June 21, 2018
    The Clinton LumberKings in conjunction with the Seattle Mariners will open the second half of the season with five new players following the promotions of starting pitcher Nick Wells, infielder Louis Boyd, and catchers Nick Thurman, and Ryan Scott to the High-A Modesto Nuts as well as outfielder Jack Larsen being placed on the disabled list. Two of the Mariners 2018 draft picks, outfielder Keegan ...read more
    Categories: Community
    Wednesday, June 20, 2018
    Timber Lake Playhouse, the professional summer theatre of Northwest Illinois, will present Garson Kanin’s great American comedy, Born Yesterday, June 21th – 30th at the playhouse in Mount Carroll.  Chuck Smith, resident director at Chicago’s Goodman Theatre, returns to Timber Lake to direct the play.  Set is 1946, an uncouth, corrupt, rich junk dealer, Harry Brock, brings his showgirl mistress ...read more
    Categories: Community
    Tuesday, June 19, 2018
    As the No. 1 killer of women, cardiovascular diseases can affect any woman at any age, robbing them of something most of us need more of, time. Women throughout Clinton are uniting together to fight back, and Regina Lehman, Human Resources Director Manager for Sethness Products Company and Chair of the 2018 Clinton Go Red For Women Luncheon, is leading the way.   As Chair of the Go Red For Women ...read more
    Categories: Community, Human Interest
    Tuesday, June 19, 2018
    Iowa Secretary of State Paul Pate announces the statewide launch of the Fast Track Filing system for new businesses. The new, innovative application greatly enhances the speed and efficiency of the filing process. New businesses using Fast Track Filing will have their documents processed within a maximum of two days, and a minimum of five minutes.    “My office is Iowa’s business portal. I ...read more
    Categories: Community
    Friday, June 15, 2018
    The Clinton Community College Adult Basic Education department will celebrate the 2018 High School Equivalency Program Graduation on Tuesday, June 26 at 6:00 p.m. in the Clinton Community College Auditorium, 1000 Lincoln Boulevard, Clinton.  Twenty-six students will participate in the ceremony with graduate addresses to be given by four students. Since 2003 the Paul B. Sharar Foundation and the ...read more
    Categories: Community, Education
    Thursday, June 14, 2018
    The Body · Mind · Spirit Expo is adding excitement to the holistic movement in Eastern Iowa and Western Illinois with a first of its kind event in this area on Saturday, June 23, 2018 from 9am – 5pm in the Masonic Temple located at 416 S 1st Street in Clinton.     The Body · Mind · Spirit Expo is a metaphysical and holistic experience providing opportunities for attendees to learn about natural ...read more
    Categories: Community
    Wednesday, June 13, 2018
    Like most young fighters, Jeff Jepsen is determined to have a successful mixed martial arts career. However, the 3-0 Jepsen is not taking the easy way to the top. He won his last bout despite being dropped twice and next he will face another difficult opponent in Chicago’s Chris Johnson, who is 4-7.The Jepsen-Johnson bout will be at 125 pounds and headline Extreme Challenge 237 on June 30, 2018 at ...read more
    Categories: Community
    Tuesday, June 12, 2018
      It’s that time of year yet again!  It’s time to start collecting your “stuff’ for the 2018 City Wide Yard Sales in Fulton, Illinois.  Once again, this year’s sales will coincide with the Main Street Across America Lincoln Highway “Buy-Way”, on Friday and Saturday, August 10 and 11.  Those wishing to add their sale to the map, should pick up a registration form at Fulton City Hall, 415 11th ...read more
    Categories: Community
    Tuesday, June 12, 2018
    David Cromer of Chicago won the Tony Award for Best Direction of a Musical at last night's awards ceremony.  David directed Timber Lake Playhouse's production of Anything Goes in 2004.  Cromer has been nominated for or won the Joseph Jefferson Award for his work in Chicago productions, winning for Angels in America Parts I and II in 1998, The Price in 2002, and The Cider House Rules in 2003 In ...read more
    Categories: Community
    Wednesday, June 06, 2018
    The Clinton LumberKings will be a well-represented team at the 54th Midwest League All-Star Game this year on Tuesday, June 19th in Lansing. Outfielder Jack Larsen, infielder Ryan Costello, and pitchers Ryne Inman, and Collin Kober will represent Clinton on the Western Division All-Star team, will Larsen selected to start the game.Each of the LumberKings four all-stars will be making their first ...read more
    Categories: Community
    Tuesday, June 05, 2018
    In the effort to continue to provide quality health care services in the region, Mercy Medical Center officials announced today that the practices of Erin Herndon, MD, Dorothy Anderson, ARNP, and Brenda Banker, ARNP, formerly with Genesis Health Group, will now be offered through Mercy Medical Center.  The clinic which is located at 221 Main Avenue in Clinton, has also been purchased by Mercy.  ...read more
    Categories: Community
    Thursday, May 31, 2018
    The number of excavators and cranes in downtown Bettendorf, Iowa will soon grow as Ascentra Credit Union breaks ground on a new home office and financial center on Thursday, May 31 at 4:00 p.m. on the corner of Grant Street and 19th Street.  The membership at Ascentra is also growing and the not-for-profit is looking to house more support staff for their over 38,000 credit union members and 10 ...read more
    Categories: Community
    Thursday, May 24, 2018
    Wild Rose Casino & Resort announces Skid Row will be rocking out in the Oakwood Grand Ballroom onSeptember 7, 2018. Performance time is scheduled for 8 p.m. Tickets are $30. Tax and convenience fees not included.    The first rebellion started in 1986. They were just New Jersey kids with punk and metal attitudes, determined to conquer the world. This rock n’ roll band of brothers set out on ...read more
    Categories: Community
    Thursday, May 24, 2018
    Clinton Community College will host the Geoffrey Mikol Art Exhibit at the CCC Library Art Gallery.  The exhibit lasts through August 2018.  The community is invited to attend the Artists Reception on Tuesday, May 29 from 4:00 – 5:30 p.m. in the Art Gallery located at 1000 Lincoln Blvd., Clinton.   Geoffrey Mikol is a professional artist that owns River Bend Gallery with his family, in historic ...read more
    Categories: Education, Community
    Monday, May 14, 2018
    A group representing the Iowa grape and wine industry attended the Governor’s official proclamation signing on Tuesday, May 8, 2018 declaring the month of May as Iowa Wine Month. Representatives in attendance at the proclamation signing were Nicole Eilers, Iowa Wine Growers Association; Matt Eide, Eide & Associates; Mike Vincent, Wooden Wheel Vineyards; Ron Mark, Summerset Winery; Joann Schissel, ...read more
    Categories: Community
    Tuesday, May 08, 2018
    Back by popular demand the Clinton LumberKings are happy to announce the 2018 "Stay Late Saturday" concert series with two additional, nongame day, concerts. Ten bands will be coming to Clinton this summer to play Ashford University Field, including the preeminent Tom Petty tribute band Free Fallin on Friday, June 15.The music begins on Saturday, June 2nd with 80's Night presented by 1st Gateway ...read more
    Categories: Community