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Veterans taking next Honor Flight

32 local veterans are set to take the next Great River Honor Flight scheduled for May 13.

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Welch wins Hannibal's 5th Ward in runoff election

After a special runoff election Tuesday, Colin Welch defeated challenger Gordon Ipson to become Hannibal's new 5th Ward councilman, according to unofficial election results from the Marion County Clerk's office.
 

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Voters show up to the polls for runoff election Video included

Posters point voters to 5th ward election. Posters point voters to 5th ward election.

The city of Hannibal is footing a big bill for a small election. After very low voter turnout two weeks ago, a special election for the fifth ward city council seat took place on Tuesday. 

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Early voting begins in Lee County Video included

People voting early at north Lee County building in Fort Madison. People voting early at north Lee County building in Fort Madison.

Early voting is now underway in Iowa. County auditor Denise Fraise says the office sent out 325 absentee ballots already. 

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Inside look at Lee County Health Department needs Video included

Lee County Health Department offiices. Lee County Health Department offiices.

There's a special election in Lee County in just over two weeks on May 2. One of the issues on the ballot will let Lee County voters decide if they want to pay more in taxes to build a new health department in Montrose, Iowa. 

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Bond issue prevails for Clark County schools

The Clark County Early Childhood Center has dealt with overcrowding, The Clark County Early Childhood Center has dealt with overcrowding,

Last week, voters approved an 8 million dollar borrowing plan for the Clark County R-1 School District.

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Hannibal council race prompts runoff

A runoff is set to happen in Hannibal's 5th Ward council race after no candidate received at least 50 percent of the vote, according to the Marion County Clerk Valerie Dornberger.

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Prop 1 passes, banning ammonia in Hannibal drinking water

Voters approved Proposition 1 in Tuesday's election, which would ban using ammonia to treat Hannibal's drinking water.

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Moore clinches second term as Quincy Mayor

Kyle Moore clinched his second term as Quincy Mayor during Tuesday's election.

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Ernst clinches win in Quincy’s 3rd Ward Alderman race

Tom Ernst Tom Ernst

Republican Tom Ernst sealed a victory Tuesday in the race for Quincy's 3rd Ward Alderman.

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Bauer wins fourth term as Quincy’s 2nd Ward Alderman

Dave Bauer Dave Bauer

Democrat Dave Bauer clinched his fourth term as Quincy's 2nd Ward Alderman during Tuesday's election.

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ICYMI: WGEM Quincy Mayoral Debate Video included

Independent Jeff VanCamp debates Republican Incumbant Kyle Moore in a Quincy mayoral debate at WGEM. They took questions from WGEM's Gene Kennedy, Alexandra Carter and Doug Wilson with our partners with the Herald-Whig Independent Jeff VanCamp debates Republican Incumbant Kyle Moore in a Quincy mayoral debate at WGEM. They took questions from WGEM's Gene Kennedy, Alexandra Carter and Doug Wilson with our partners with the Herald-Whig

In less than a week, Quincy voters will elect their mayor. Incumbent Kyle Moore, a Republican who's seeking his second term, is facing off against 6th Ward Alderman Jeff VanCamp, who's running as an Independent.
 

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