HENNEPIN — Putnam County will have a new circuit court clerk as of May 1.The County Board voted unanimously Monday to accept the retiring Cathy
McHenry County Board chairman Jack Franks lays out 10 percent cuts in property tax levy
The McHenry County Board soon will deliberate what its chairman calls a common-sense plan to cut 10 percent from next year’s county government property tax l...
County board members must explain conflicts
Kankakee County Board members cannot abstain from votes without an explanation.
Mike Phelan moving on after almost 20 years on Peoria County Board
PEORIA — Mike Phelan was recognized for close to 20 years of service on the Peoria County Board at Thursday's meeting.Phelan, who was first elected
Objection filed to DeKalb County Board District 10 candidate
Residents claim Mark Wirsing does not live in County Board District 10
DeKalb County Board addresses salt supply concerns again
Expect a new face in Peoria County Board's District 10
PEORIA — Regardless of the vote count, the winner of the Peoria County Board's District 10 seat will be a 47-year-old male from the Knollcrest
Louisa County board adopts rules for solar power development
WAPELLO, Iowa (AP) — A southeast Iowa board of supervisors has cleared the way for solar power projects to proceed.
Sycamore School District 427 Board told students must make more progress on MAP tests
Board meets at DeKalb County History Center and takes tour
3 things to know before Hall County Board of Commissioners work session
The Hall County Board of Commissioners has a full agenda for its Monday work session, where commissioners will hear more about the items that they will vote on at the Thursday, Oct. 25 meeting.
Dakota County Board: Design contractor approved for SMART Ce...
Dakota County's Board of Commissioners approved an over $600,000 design contract for the Safety and Mental Health Response Training Center on Tuesday, March 26.The board is partnering with Collaborative Design Group Inc. on the SMART Center, an Inver Grove Heights-based training and law enforcement facility,...
5 things to know before Thursday’s Hall County Board of Commissioners meeting
Commissioners will vote Thursday on a trucking terminal and the business license for a Clermont business, earlier alcohol sales for restaurants on Sundays, schedule changes for 2019 meetings and an industrial development in Alto.
Blossom, smart dedicated, deserves treasurer vote
Jennifer Blossom – remember the name and please vote for her as Gallatin County treasurer. For 15 years, she has been the elected county auditor. The person behind the scenes
University of California OKs top execs pay raises
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Fifteen of the University of California’s highest-paid executives are getting a 3 percent raise to keep pace with the cost of living and help the system hold onto its top talent, the university’s governing board decided Thursday.
Getting What She Deserves
BY SUSAN ESTRICH Hurray for ABC. Hurray for Valerie Jarrett. And good riddance to Roseanne. If you had any remaining doubts that this woman doesn’t belong in our living rooms, check out her barrage of tweets on Wednesday. Having insulted Valerie Jarrett once, she did it again on Wednesday, retweeting photos of Jarrett side by side with...
Fryer on football: They are not in the top 25, but maybe they deserve to be (or maybe not)
A look at seven teams that some believe should be in the Orange County top 25.
Anoka County Board Chairwoman Rhonda Sivarajah leads pack for county's top job
Three finalists are vying to lead one of the state's most populous counties.
Outside search or inside hire? Anoka County Board debates options for top job
Some are pushing for a more formal process in appointing Soma's successor.
Sheriff/coroner consolidation did not come with pay raise, quelling budget concerns
Lewis and Clark County Sheriff Leo Dutton did not receive a pay raise when he took on the additional role of county coroner effective Jan. 1, quelling concerns that the
Teacher pay raises top budget priorities for Pasco schools, superintendent says
School Board members and teachers have called for bigger salary boosts than the district has been offering.