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Posted on: April 17, 2019

Two MUSCOM dispatchers are recognized for efforts

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MUSCATINE, Iowa – Dispatchers with Muscatine County Joint Communications (MUSCOM) were recognized and thanked for their hard work and dedication Tuesday (April 16) including two that received special recognition for their efforts over the past year.

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Posted on: April 16, 2019

Mississippi River is receding but could rise again

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MUSCATINE, Iowa – The Mississippi River crested April 10 at 21.95 feet, the third crest this spring and the sixth highest all-time at the Muscatine gauge, but the river has been slowly receding with a slow drop expected to continue into the middle of May ...

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Posted on: April 15, 2019

Musser Public Library exterior signs are installed

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MUSCATINE, Iowa – New signage adorns the east, south, and west sides of the Musser Public Library and HNI Community Center Monday (April 15) finalizing one of the final major pieces of the library relocation that began almost a year ago.

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Posted on: April 8, 2019

"Snowmelt" crest arrives in Muscatine, but will there be more

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MUSCATINE, Iowa – The “Snowmelt Crest” of the Mississippi River reached Muscatine Monday (April 9) with an anticipated crest of 21.88 feet this evening before a gradual drop over the next seven days to 20.1 feet ...

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Posted on: April 6, 2019

Registration for Tee-Ball League is underway

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MUSCATINE, Iowa – The 2019 Tee-Ball program is gearing up for the first swing of the summer season and the Muscatine Parks and Recreation Department is inviting all five- and six-year-olds to register today.

The Tee-Ball program is designed to tea...

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Posted on: April 5, 2019

Full Depth Patching program to be discussed on April 11

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MUSCATINE, Iowa – Six sections of four streets in Muscatine will be recommended for the Full-Depth Patching Program during the 2019-2020 Fiscal Year. The Department of Public Works for the City of Muscatine will present the full list to the Muscatine City...

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Posted on: April 4, 2019

Spring Clean Up Week begins April 22 in Muscatine

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MUSCATINE, Iowa – The Muscatine City Council approved the week of April 22-26, 2019, as Muscatine Spring Cleanup Week 2019, during their regularly scheduled meeting Thursday (April 4). The week offers residents of Muscatine and Fruitland the opportunity t...

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Posted on: April 4, 2019

Third crest of Mississippi River moving closer to Muscatine

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MUSCATINE, Iowa – The “Snowmelt Crest” of the Mississippi River is moving downriver and is expected to reach Muscatine by Sunday (April 8) or Monday (April 9). The river has been on the rise for the third time this spring with the National Weather Service...

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Posted on: April 3, 2019

Sandpit volleyball makes return to Weed Park courts

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MUSCATINE, Iowa – Back by popular demand this summer is the Muscatine Parks and Recreation Department coed adult sandpit volleyball league. A total of 20 teams competed in three divisions during the 2018 season and expectations are that another l...

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