04/26/2016 - 4:37pm
Complete reconstruction of the Hampton Public Library’s curved brick wall will be delayed until officials can determine funding options, according to discussion at Monday’s city council workshop.
The wall was recently declared unfixable after engineers discovered the exterior bulge was...
04/26/2016 - 4:35pm
It was another marathon public forum in Mason City last Thursday as the city council heard both positive and negative comments about entering into a development with Prestage Farms to build a pork processing
The development agreement
would require Prestage Foods to create 922 full-time jobs...
04/22/2016 - 4:18pm
The owner of a former bar in Aredale says rumors about a strip club opening there are completely false.
Dave Henderson, who owns the former Duck’s Bar and Grill on Main Street, said he’s had no contact with anyone interested in the property. Rumors spread recently alleging that the past owner of a...
04/19/2016 - 4:27pm
Engineer: Curved wall ‘beyond the point of salvaging’
The Hampton Public Library’s curved brick wall will have to be torn down and rebuilt following a recent discovery that froze ongoing renovations at the historic building.
Engineers have determined that a bulge in the...
04/19/2016 - 4:25pm
Project officials are optimistic construction work at Hampton’s new wastewater treatment plant will wrap up ahead of its September deadline.
Engineer Tom Madden met with the Hampton City Council last Thursday to discuss the $8.4 million project and explain recent expenses. Despite previous...