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Beulah Police Dept. grows by 1

A new addition to the Beulah Police Department just began working in the city, and he said he’s looking forward to growing – in both law enforcement and within the community.

Posted 2/01/12 (Wed) read more »

Annabelle Homes talks city’s possible development

Beulah’s housing needs were addressed this week when a representative from a housing development spoke to city officials.

Posted 1/25/12 (Wed) read more »

Commission hears Lake Shore update

Mercer County Commissioners heard updates on waterways and roads in the county at its most recent meeting.

Posted 1/25/12 (Wed) read more »

Beulah council talks growth

City councilors got a break this week when few agenda items allowed for a faster-than-normal meeting. The brief meeting focused on an upcoming special meeting of the Beulah Planning and Zoning board and a new Beulah police officer.

Posted 1/18/12 (Wed) read more »

Potential new addition to the Beulah PD

Mayor Darrell Bjerke said the decision to look for another officer originally came about when two other police officers had thought about looking for employment elsewhere.

Posted 1/18/12 (Wed) read more »

New drainage plan presented to Lake Shore residents and officials

Dozens of Lake Shore Estates residents turned out to the Beulah Civic Center to hear about a new plan that could keep their subdivision dry in the event of flooding.

Posted 1/11/12 (Wed) read more »

County Commission talks more highway department

While proceedings were less heated than they’ve recently been, Mercer County Highway Department matters still topped the Mercer County Commission’s agenda at its regular meeting Jan. 4 at the Mercer County Courthouse in Stanton.

Posted 1/11/12 (Wed) read more »

2011: Year in Review

2011 saw a host of major events sweep across the world and our nation. While events like the death of Osama bin Laden and the withdrawal of troops from Iraq were of huge significance, important and interesting stories were also breaking here in Mercer County. Below is a summary of a handful of local stories that caught your eye and shaped your life in 2011.

Posted 1/04/12 (Wed) read more »

Search increases for missing Riverdale man

Ronald Johnson, a 74-year-old man from Riverdale, went missing Oct. 15, and authorities have found little evidence of his whereabouts or his 1982 gold Fleetwood Cadillac since then. Increased cooperation from other agencies may be just what is needed to find Johnson.

Posted 1/04/12 (Wed) read more »

Road Department complications once again lead to a heated commission

Road Department issues were once again the topic of heated words and outspoken arguments when the Mercer County Commission met for its second December meeting.

Posted 12/28/11 (Wed) read more »