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  • May 3, 2015

Journal-Eureka: Anamosa

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Chelsey’s Dream Foundation helps another family adopt babies

One of Chelsey Bildstein’s last wishes before she died of ovarian cancer last August was to help people adopt children because knew she would never be able to have a baby due to her cancer. Now, a foundation formed in her memory is doing just that.

Recent Headlines

Thursday 04/30/2015
Sadie Street compromise urged
Posted: April 30, 2015

In a letter to the city, Anamosa school Superintendent Lisa Beames reasserted her claim that the city – and not the school – owns Sadie Street. She said she hopes both parties can work out their differences without getting more lawyers involved.

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Anamosa student honored for her artwork
Posted: April 30, 2015

Anamosa senior Shannon Williams took second place in the watercolor category of the annual WaMaC Art Show earlier this month, which added to several other awards she has received for her art, including a $1,500 scholarship to the University of Northern Iowa.

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Chamber, tourism, development to share office
Posted: April 30, 2015

The Anamosa Chamber of Commerce, Jones County Tourism and Jones County Economic Development are planning to move into a new office building in downtown Anamosa next month.

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Moving day finally arrives for Anamosa Arts Court
Posted: April 30, 2015

Arts Court volunteers hauled the remainder of the organization’s possessions out of the old Starlighters building Saturday, April 25.

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Anamosa explores new facilities for city offices
Posted: April 30, 2015

Anamosa city officials have been meeting with the police and fire chiefs to explore the idea of upgrading their facilities.

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Anamosa’s new fee will start July 1
Posted: April 30, 2015

Gas and electric customers in Anamosa will see a 2 percent increase on both bills starting July 1.

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Resident returns to council with trash complaint
Posted: April 30, 2015

When Anamosa resident Judy Rose came for a second time to berate the City Council April 27 for failing to force her neighbor to remove a pile of garbage, it spurred a wider discussion about how the city handles nuisance properties.

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New Anamosa officer will start job in June
Posted: April 30, 2015

The newest addition to the Anamosa Police Department will start in June.

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Anamosa meeting DNR standards on wastewater plant pollutants
Posted: April 30, 2015

The Iowa Department of Natural Resources revised its determination of that materials the Anamosa wastewater treatment facility has to monitor and reduce.

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Thursday 04/23/2015
J&P impresses governor on tour
Posted: April 23, 2015

Gov. Terry Branstad and Lt. Gov. Kim Reynolds toured the aftermarket motorcycle product retailer’s showroom and warehouse April 15.

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Kidz R Us expands to take in Rainbow Day Care children
Posted: April 23, 2015

As Rainbow Day Care closed, the nearby Kidz R Us Day Care expanded its operation.

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Party celebrates Rainbow Day Care after it closes
Posted: April 23, 2015

Rainbow Day Care went out with a party April 17, when about 50 adults and a swarm of children gathered at the National Motorcycle Museum to celebrate the defunct school-run program.

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Police chase car; man arrested at dad’s home
Posted: April 23, 2015

A man allegedly led police officers on a chase east out of Anamosa and lost his pursuers by traveling on several gravel roads before being arrested at a rural Center Junction home.

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County Republicans hear about new delegate rule
Posted: April 23, 2015

Republican delegates may soon be required to support the candidates who prevail at precinct caucuses at the national convention.

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Clinton fails to impress Anamosa student
Posted: April 23, 2015

Anamosa High School student Corey Jones was one of about 20 people, besides reporters, who were allowed into Clinton’s premier campaign event, an education roundtable held at the Jones Regional Education Center in Monticello April 14.

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