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Eldridge welcome brings a smile to Dr. Park’s face: South Korean dentist joins practice at Classic Concepts

From South Korea to Michigan to Eldridge. With an ear-to-ear smile and an infectious laugh, Dr. So Young Park has found a home in rural Scott County. more

Supervisors cool to Walcott TIF: Incentives help I-80 Truckstop compete against local business

Scott County Supervisors are lukewarm to Walcott’s plan to divert up to $500,000 in taxpayer money as an incentive package for Iowa 80 Truckstop’s planned $10 million expansion. more

Kwik Trip and Iowa 80 Truckstop receive renewable fuel awards

Iowa Secretary of Agriculture Bill Northey announced that Kwik Trip, Inc. and the Iowa 80 Truckstop in Walcott are the 2018 winners of the Secretary’s Ethanol and Biodiesel Marketing Awards. more

Square Shooters takes aim at success in Eldridge: VenHorsts open one-stop gun shop

John VenHorst is looking forward to the day when gun enthusiasts can see frost on the ground and their breath in the air. With hunting season right around the corner, he’s taking dead aim at … more

Convention chief will call it a career

Accolades are pouring in for Joe Taylor, 63, longtime president and CEO of the Quad-Cities Convention & Visitors Bureau (QCCVB). He recently announced he is retiring Dec. 31. more

Princeton clears way for Dollar General

Princeton council and planning and zoning board members approved the final plat for Dollar General, clearing the way for construction of a new store on U.S. 67 on the town’s northside. more

Bankers report steady growth in loan demand

The Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation (FDIC) recently released banking industry results for the last quarter of 2017, showing steady growth in loan demand and stagnant growth in net income at Iowa banks. Iowa bank total loans and leases increased to $59 billion at the end of 2017, up 6.7 percent from the year prior, as banks continue to support economic growth in Iowa communities. more

Dan Schurr elected chairman of CHS board of directors

Dan Schurr has been elected chairman of the CHS board of directors. CHS is one of the world’s largest global agribusinesses owned by farmers, ranchers and cooperatives across the United States. … more

Venhorsts bring the boom

North Scott residents will have three weeks before July 4 to stock up on fireworks from a new Eldridge stand operated by some familiar faces. more

Princeton’s Big Docks gets bigger – Hamilton expects 10 more workers to increase production

Every 20 minutes, two workers at Bill Hamilton’s Princeton plastics plant knock out two pieces of his innovative plastic boat dock assembly. That’s the fastest pace possible for the riverfront … more

Dairy’s snack bars voted best

The votes have been tallied, and it is official. Prairie Farms Milk Snack bars are 2017’s Best New Dairy Product. Dairy Foods announced the results of its Best New Dairy Product poll on Monday, Jan. 8, with Prairie Farms Milk Snack bars topping the list. more

Mama’s Parlor seeks beer, wine permits

Scott County Supervisors on Thursday considered a beer and wine license for Mama’s Parlor in Park View. The family restaurant at 10 Grove Road is owned and operated by Joyce Culver. Culver said … more
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