Flashing stop signs will be added to four local intersections to promote public safety.
Casey Taylor prepares a piece of lumber to be used in the remodeling of the Maquoketa Art Experience / Maquoketa Chamber building downtown. Sheets Construction remains ahead of schedule as they renovate the upper story of the building for apartments.
Clinton Community College invites interested students to stop in the Maquoketa Center for an open house Wednesday, June 23, from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. or in the evening from 4:30-6:30 p.m.
Homebound people who would like a COVID-19 vaccine can call the public health offices in Clinton and Jackson counties and a staff member will visit them and administer their preference of a single-dose Johnson & Johnson shot or a two-dose series of the Moderna or Pfizer vaccine.
The Jackson County Economic Alliance is looking for a new employee after Stephanie Sagers announced she accepted a new job in the Quad Cities.
The Community Foundation of Greater Dubuque’s eighth annual Great Give Day boosted local nonprofits by bringing in 2,734 gifts and $357,289 for organizations across the seven-county Dubuque region on May 13.
I’ve been working with my house plants lately. Some I’m tired of looking at so I set them outside on a protected bench. They are in need of nature’s rain water and more spring light. However, I’m not quite ready to plop them in the ground yet. I’ll wait a little longer for warmer weather and…
Shane Howell, the son of Jessi and Lonnie Howell of Maquoketa, continues treatment at the University of Iowa Stead Family Children’s Hospital for complications from a rare strain of E.coli.
U.S. Sen. Chuck Grassley toured the Jackson County Regional Health Center Friday to see the new $36.8 million facility and visit with staff. Here, hospital board member Bill Schwenker, JCRHC President Curt Coleman, and hospital board member Matt Osterhaus talk with Grassley during the tour. …
Maquoketa High School special education teacher and coach William (Bill) Duffy died of a heart attack over the weekend, according to a social media post released Sunday afternoon by the school district.
Many farmers who planted fall cover crops are eligible for a crop insurance premium discount due to a new federal program announced June 1.
Brandi Omega Fidler, 30, of Clinton, received a deferred judgement after pleading guilty to first-offense operating while under the influence and first-offense possession of a controlled substance – marijuana. She was placed on unsupervised probation for two years and must pay a total of $1,…
Jessi Howell’s motherly instincts kicked in when she noticed her 12-year-old son Shane wasn’t acting quite like himself.
Three children from Maquoketa have been hospitalized at the University of Iowa Stead Family Children’s Hospital with complications from E. coli.
Engineering Technician Forest Simonin orchestrates the maiden voyage of the new clean line system at Dynamic Tube during a ribbon-cutting celebration, open house and job fair May 19. Simonin used the manufacturer’s welded elbow assemblies to demonstrate how the new system works to tighten in…