Picture Pages
Advertising Rates
Contact us
Purchase a photo
Celebration Forms
Submit Event
Submit News
Site Search

Advanced Search
Search Sponsored

home : news Monday, September 26, 2016

The Observer photo by Larry Lough Hog heaven: Space has been cleared for Monday’s groundbreaking for a new swine barn at the Clinton County Fairgrounds in DeWitt. The barn will be built on the former site of the sheep and poultry barns. The current swine barn will be remodeled for sheep and poultry.

City delays decision on AmericInn hotel signs
Fearful of setting a precedent, the DeWitt City Council has delayed action on a request from the city's new hotel to put up directional signs for the business.

Management for the new AmericInn being built in DeWitt had asked for "wayfinding" signs on 11th Street, the familiar blue signs directing people to the hotel.


Saturday, September 24, 2016
Honor Flight gives Viet vets warm welcome they never got
Ed Gaudet has been to the Vietnam Memorial more than a half-dozen times, but his visit there last week was special.
Saturday, September 24, 2016
Swine home to break ground at fairgrounds Monday night
Groundbreaking will be Monday for the new hog barn at the Clinton County Fairgrounds.

Saturday, September 24, 2016
Clinton idea to move its dump site not a certainty
A proposal for the city of Clinton to take its trash to Illinois, rather than the Clinton County landfill, doesn't appear to be a sure thing.

Saturday, September 24, 2016
Consignment shop observes 20th anniversary
When Kelly Rathje was walking through a kids' resale store in Davenport, she noticed how busy it was.

Saturday, September 24, 2016
Like us on facebook


The Observer • Founded in 1864
“Pledged but to truth, liberty, and law;
no favors win us and no fears shall awe.”

512 Seventh St., PO Box 49, DeWitt, IA 52742 • 563-659-3121
Copyright 2016, DeWitt Observer Publishing Co.
 Software © 1998-2016 1up! Software, All Rights Reserved