This avid hunter came across something he probably wasn’t expecting over the weekend. Chase Clark, 11, of rural Farmington, shot and killed this bobcat while out hunting with his father Nick. The bobcat weighed close to 30 pounds and was almost as tall as Chase. Bobcats average a 3-to-5 year lifespan and DNR rules allow one cat per furbearer license.
Fort Madison Community Hospital recognized Lynda Rickelman as their July Employee of the Month. Rickelman is the helpful, friendly face at the Main Information desk at FMCH. She has been with FMCH for forty years. [Read More…]
Roger A. Ploeckelmann, 80, of Fort Madison, IA, passed away at 7:21 a.m. on Monday, December 3, 2018 at the University of Iowa Hospitals & Clinics in Iowa City. He was born on July 6, [Read More…]
BY CHUCK VANDENBERG PCC EDITOR FORT MADISON – City residents can thank the efforts of the city and the Fort Madison Fire Department for a pending reduction in their homeowner insurance rates. The city’s fire [Read More…]