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Baxter Foundation pulls funding over school bond

March 19, 2019 Chuck Vandenberg 0

BY CHUCK VANDENBERGPCC EDITOR FORT MADISON – A local foundation that donates thousands of dollars every year to local youth sports activities is pulling its funding in a protest of sorts against the proposed school [Read More…]

Lee County News

LCEDG loses $10K in latest county budget cuts

February 21, 2019 Chuck Vandenberg 0

BY CHUCK VANDENBERGPCC EDITOR LEE COUNTY – Economic Development efforts in the county suffered another paper cut Thursday when Lee County Supervisors nicked the budget of the Lee County Economic Development Group by $10,000. Supervisors [Read More…]

Fort Madison News
Fort Madison News

IDOT grant puts PORT closer to trail goal

October 9, 2018 Chuck Vandenberg 0

BY CHUCK VANDENBERG PCC EDITOR FORT MADISON –The Fort Madison PORT trail committee was notified this morning that a grant from the Iowa Department of Transportation has pushed them over $500,000 toward the cost of [Read More…]

Lee County News

United Way to accept grant requests

September 10, 2018 Chuck Vandenberg 0

BY PCC STAFF KEOKUK – The United Way of the Great River Region will soon be accepting grant applications for funding in 2019. The United Way of the Great River Region (UWGRR) partners with not-for-profit, [Read More…]

Fort Madison News

Tourism board slashes funds to Historical Society, FMAAA

January 26, 2018 Chuck Vandenberg 0

BY CHUCK VANDENBERG PCC EDITOR FORT MADISON – The board overseeing city hotel/motel tax revenues, slashed the contributions received by the historical society and the city art’s group. After a marathon meeting that lasted more [Read More…]