Thursday October 08, 2015
09/22/2015 - 1:57pm
Franklin County Conservation is hoping a recent habitat improvement project will transform a little-known creek into a fishing hot spot.
Lambertsen Excavating spent last week reshaping a 500-foot bank along Hartgrave Creek inside Deer Meadow Wildlife Area. The project added 1,000 tons of rock to the bank, which will reduce...
09/22/2015 - 1:55pm
Centennial birthday party honors institution’s history, future
A year went into planning one of Franklin County’s biggest birthday parties, and it paid off Sunday afternoon.
People filled the Franklin General Hospital lawn to celebrate the 100-year anniversary of the hospital...
09/22/2015 - 1:54pm
Four U.S. Congressional candidates rallied Franklin County Democrats Monday night during the party’s annual fundraiser at Mayne’s Grove.
Around two dozen people attended the event. Featured were U.S. Senate candidates Tom Fiegen, Bob Krause and Rob Hogg, along with U.S. House District 4 candidate Kim Weaver....
09/15/2015 - 2:16pm
Write-in candidate wins CAL election following recount
An impromptu write-in campaign proved successful for Cathy Carlson last week when she knocked off Tracy Quinones for a spot on the CAL school board.
Carlson’s victory was draped in drama. The original tally from the Sept. 8...
09/15/2015 - 2:13pm
Despite delays, bridge project nearing finish line on RPT
Local outdoor enthusiasts will soon be able to enjoy two brand new additions on the Rolling Prairie Trail east of Hampton.
A construction crew is almost finished resurfacing a pair of bridges located on the route to Hansell. Work...