Lee County

Rural & City Recycling Programs
1:33 pm
Mon June 30, 2014

Recycling Efforts Increase In Tri-States

Galesburg Recycling Cart
Credit Screencap / Galesburg's website

Parts of the region are making more of an effort to go green.

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Another Lawsuit Pending
6:45 am
Wed June 25, 2014

RUSS Wins Two Lawsuits in June

An organization that helps rural southeast Iowa communities build sewer systems has won two legal challenges this month.

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Developing a Plan of Action
6:43 am
Wed June 25, 2014

Survey Identifies Workforce Needs in Lee County

Credit Lee County Economic Development Group

A new survey of Lee County businesses and industries identifies several factors that could be preventing them from filling key positions.

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County Keeps Close Eye On Newborns
9:38 am
Tue June 24, 2014

Lee County Conservation Welcomes Five Cygnets

Cygnets in Trumpeter Marsh in Lee County.
Credit Lee County Conservation/Tom Buckley

The Lee County Conservation Department's trumpeter swan restoration effort is welcoming five newborns this summer.

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Buyers Were From Across The Midwest
2:01 pm
Fri June 20, 2014

SE Iowa Tax Sales Bring in Investors

Credit tspr.org

Des Moines and Lee Counties were able to recover plenty of late property taxes thanks to their recent tax sales.  The sales are held the third Monday in June each year. 

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