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Central Lee wants to bond for facility, security upgrades

February 20, 2018 Chuck Vandenberg 0

BY CHUCK VANDENBERG PCC EDITOR DONNELLSON – Central Lee school officials will be holding community meetings starting this week to talk about a $9.8 million referendum to update district facilities. Projected improvements in the district [Read More…]

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New building can fuel FM growth

June 26, 2017 Chuck Vandenberg 0

Dear Editor; The Slaters moved to Fort Madison because of the potential. There were many factors that went into our decision to move here from the Chicago-area after 25 years. An incredible job opportunity as [Read More…]

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VOTE YES for KIDS! – Letter to the Editor

June 26, 2017 Chuck Vandenberg 0

Vote Yes for KIDS! Quality public education is a key component in the economic health of our community.  A well educated workforce is essential to the businesses and industries that drive our economy.  Quality schools [Read More…]

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Kids Committee ramps up new school efforts

June 16, 2017 Chuck Vandenberg 0

The Fort Madison KIDS Committee worked Saturday from Hillview Village putting together mailers on the proposal to build a new $27 million Fort Madison K-3 elementary school with two new High School athletic ball fields [Read More…]

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Fort Madison elementary bond issue fails

December 7, 2016 Chuck Vandenberg 0

BY CHUCK VANDENBERG – EDITOR FORT MADISON – As has been recent history with trying to get new buildings constructed in Lee County, a special election Tuesday night sent school district officials back to the [Read More…]

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Early voting on school bond election

December 5, 2016 Chuck Vandenberg 0

BY CHUCK VANDENBERG – EDITOR More than 70 residents cast their ballots on Monday at special satellite voting center for the Fort Madison Community School District bond election Monday afternoon. The FMHS Multi-Purpose room was [Read More…]