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FMMS looking for “FortissiMo” help

December 13, 2018 Chuck Vandenberg 0

FORT MADISON – Fort Madison Middle School show choir, “FortissiMo,” is asking for donations to help fund platform risers to accommodate their growing ensemble. FortissiMo is an auditioned group with nearly 50 7th and 8th [Read More…]

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Newly merged Steamboat Days group postpones 2019 festival

November 20, 2018 Lee Vandenberg 0

BY CHUCK VANDENBERG PCC EDITOR BURLINGTON – Burlington officials announced this morning that the annual Steamboat Days music festival on the riverfront in downtown Burlington is being postponed for 2019 and whether the festival will [Read More…]

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Big bands, boats thrill spectators

August 5, 2018 Chuck Vandenberg 0

BY CHUCK VANDENBERG PCC EDITOR FORT MADISON – The north banks of the Mississippi River were teeming with festival goers on Friday and Saturday as RiverFest 2018 shifted into full gear. The festival kicked off [Read More…]

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On tap at RiverFest for Saturday

August 4, 2018 Chuck Vandenberg 0

BY PCC STAFF FORT MADISON – Here’s what’s on tap today at RiverFest 2018 on the riverfront in Riverview Park Fort Madison. The days activities include: RiverFest Games Sand Volleyball tournament 10 a.m. to 2 [Read More…]

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City prepares to welcome in Riverfest 2018

July 28, 2018 Chuck Vandenberg 0

BY CHUCK VANDENBERG PCC EDITOR FORT MADISON – With Riverfest just six days away, organizer Charles Craft said things are going at break-neck speed at this year projections are exceeding already lofty expectations and could [Read More…]

Business

Vitality a spot for self expression

July 23, 2018 Chuck Vandenberg 0

BY CHUCK VANDENBERG PCC EDITOR FORT MADISON – Self expression is paramount to any artist or creator, and locally those people have now have downtown outlet to market those expressions. Jessica Northrup has moved her [Read More…]

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Education

New FMCSD AD looking to build programs, character

June 1, 2018 Chuck Vandenberg 0

BY CHUCK VANDENBERG PCC EDITOR FORT MADISON – Despite the vast numbers of activities, sports, events he will be charged with, building character and integrity in local students is one of Jeremy Swink’s top priorities. [Read More…]

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Perfect night jump starts RiverFest 2017

August 3, 2017 Chuck Vandenberg 0

BY CHUCK VANDENBERG PCC EDITOR FORT MADISON – The 2nd annual RiverFest summer celebration kicked off Thursday night with gorgeous weather and family fun. Temperatures hovered in the mid to lower 70s and some heavy [Read More…]