Archive for Monday, July 26, 2010

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Woman drowns in Marais des Cygnes River in Ottawa
11:41 a.m., July 26, 2010 Updated 01:59 p.m.
Franklin County authorities recovered a woman’s body from the Marais des Cygnes River Monday morning after someone reported a woman was in the river just east of the Main Street Bridge in Ottawa.
County commissioners to look at cutting proposed spending for economic development, open space
Commissioners still envisions some rate hike
09:31 a.m., July 26, 2010 Updated 04:34 p.m.
Douglas County commissioners are whittling away at a proposed property tax increase, and they’re set to decide Tuesday morning just how much deeper they’re willing to cut.
The new rush for silver and gold
Buyers staking claims to coins
July 26, 2010
A boom town this is not. As a crowd files into an auction at the Douglas County Fairgrounds on a sweltering Sunday morning, the most excitement here is over a broken water line — a break that caused the auction to be moved into an air-conditioned building of the fairgrounds.
Commuter forecast for July 26, 2010
July 26, 2010
There’s a chance for isolated showers this morning and temperatures will be in the mid 70s. Things will warm up a bit throughout the afternoon but temperatures aren’t expected to reach the 90s.