Trinity Muscatine now has $11,475 to provide financial assistance for colon cancer screenings for under-insured or uninsured patients. Bryan Fessler, director of the local Get Your Rear in Gear event, presented the big check.
As result of some grants….and as reported yesterday….the Muscatine Fire Department has received 212 smoke detectors from the Iowa Fire Marshal's office to be distributed in the area.
The Wilton City Council has a new member. Wayne Budding has been appointed to take the seat that was held by the late Richard Garrison.
Davenport police have identified the body pulled Tuesday from the Mississippi. Fifty-year-old David Howard Compton was a resident of Davenport.
The East Coast continues to dig out from that big snowstorm. Muscatine native Chris Hassel recently took a job at ESPN and moved to Bloomfield, Connecticut. He says it took a while to dig out. Bloomfield received 30 inches.