A sustainable aquifer and a strong agricultural economy have appeared to be two forces in direct competition with each other.
An increase in state funding has allowed the USD 466 (Scott County) board of education to give its employees a 5.7 percent pay increase for the 2017-18 school year.
With more than $100,000 in unpaid property taxes, Scott County commissioners have initiated action for a tax sale.
Revenue growth isn’t anything new for the Scott County Hospital.
An increase of slightly more than $1 million in state and local funding will be put to use bolstering staff salaries, staff size and addressing transportation needs within USD 466 (Scott County).