Archive for: June, 2016

Local watershed brought to attention in Watershed Field Day

  By Siara Schwartzlow, EDITOR Children and adults learned about an area watershed at the Lower Sugar River Watershed Association’s (LSRWA) Field Day last Friday, June 24. The event took place at the Spring Creek Bridge and the Oakley Branch along County Highway OK in Juda. To begin the testing, […]


6/22/16 Clinton Classifieds

6/22/16 Clinton Classifieds

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6/22/16 Shopper

6/22/16 Shopper

Children invited to VBS at Jefferson Prairie Church

  Jefferson Prairie Lutheran Church Invites Children to Cave Quest VBS: Following Jesus, the Light of the World! Located just north of Poplar Grove, Ill. we are planning a  summer kids’ event called Cave Quest VBS will be hosted at Jefferson Prairie Lutheran Church from July 11-15. Pick up this […]


Clinton Foresters offer residents low cost tree plantings

  Clinton’s current Emerald Ash Borer (EAB) infestation is expected to soon destroy over 200 ash trees on private properties in Clinton. Such losses will degrade our community’s appeal, natural environment and ecology contrary to Clinton’s Strategic Plan. Pick up this week’s printed edition  for full story…


With summer fun comes summer hazards

  “Safety, Safety, Safety” Are you enjoying the summer sun? Is it too hot for you yet? Have you gone inside to hibernate until winter? Don’t miss the great weather and even if it’s for only a few hours “get outside and enjoy,” but make sure you enjoy the outdoors […]


CMS students named state winners in 14th Annual eCYBERMISSIONSTEM competition

CMS students named state winners in 14th Annual eCYBERMISSIONSTEM competition

U.S. Army Educational Outreach program provides a national platform for science, technology, engineering, and mathematics The U.S.Army announced the Clinton Middle SchoolAquaponicseighthgrade H2O Cycling Team as a first place state winner, and the CMS Aquaponicsseventh grade Root Stem Team as a second place state winnerin the 14th annual eCYBERMISSIONcompetition – […]


Helen L. Miedema-Peterson, 88

  Helen L. Miedema-Peterson, 88, of Janesville, Wis., and formerly of Clinton, Wis., died Tuesday, June 14, 2016 in her daughter’s home surrounded by her family. She was born May 26, 1928 in Streator, Ill., the daughter of Cecil and Goldie Martha (Scurlock) Shull. Helen attended Clinton High School class […]


Beautiful Mountains

  Every year when school is out, my wife Cathy and I, along with some of our immediate family and even extended family try to take a week or so and travel somewhere. Since the school year tends to get pretty long by the time it’s all said and done, […]


VFW names winners of Memorial Day Parade bike decorating contest

  The following children were named winners of the Clinton Post #10430 bicycle decorating contest from the Memorial Day Parade. Pick up this week’s printed edition for full story….