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FM tourism video nears completion

July 20, 2019 Chuck Vandenberg 0

BY CHUCK VANDENBERGPCC EDITOR FORT MADISON – A tourism video being compiled by a Fort Madison man that features tourist, retail, and historic locations in the city is close to becoming a reality. Mike Killoren, [Read More…]

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City tourism budget hits the skids

October 30, 2018 Chuck Vandenberg 0

BY CHUCK VANDENBERG PCC EDITOR FORT MADISON – With city hotel/motel tax revenues on a 20% slide from previous years, request for funding from the Fort Madison Tourism Commission will look a lot different going [Read More…]

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City releases wooden commemorative coins

June 14, 2018 Chuck Vandenberg 0

BY CHUCK VANDENBERG PCC EDITOR FORT MADISON – Collector’s beware, a new wooden coin that has been in the works since 2016 depicting locally designed historical icons, will be available starting Friday. Jean Peiton, the [Read More…]

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Tourism board gives $10,000 to RiverFest

April 21, 2018 Chuck Vandenberg 0

BY CHUCK VANDENBERG PCC EDITOR FORT MADISON – The Fort Madison Tourism board granted Fort Madison’s resurgent summer festival Riverfest $10,000 to help the organization build on its momentum. Fort Madison Mayor Brad Randolph told [Read More…]

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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…]

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