SIOUX CITY -- The Woodbury County Board of Supervisors is preparing to appoint a successor to County Treasurer Mike Clayton, whose retirement …
Clayton, a Republican, was first elected in 2010. Clayton won re-election in 2014 and 2018; his current four-year term runs through 2022.
As they did last year, county supervisors tentatively approved an increase of 2.75 percent for non-union employees.
Supervisors voted 3-1 to add Mark Monson to the board temporarily to fill the vacancy left by Jeremy Taylor's overseas military deployment.
Jeremy Taylor's overseas military deployment created the vacancy on the board.
Salaries for 2020-21 are $136,594 for attorney, $115,214 for Sheriff, $93,867 for auditor and treasurer each, and $36,050 for county supervisors.
SB-L contends Woodbury County's funding plan for gravel road work is illegal and, as a result, says the county shouldn't be able to issue bonds.
"This is going to be an extremely tough budget year," Supervisor Jeremy Taylor said at the kickoff budget discussion on Tuesday.
Jeremy Taylor talks about rejoining the Woodbury County Board of Supervisors during an interview following a brief swearing-in ceremony Thursd…
SIOUX CITY -- The Woodbury County Board of Supervisors' weekly meeting Tuesday marks a departure for Marty Pottebaum, who now adds county supe…
During a special election in March, voters agreed to set financing through increased property taxes for a $50 million jail that will be built on a 38-acre plot of land in the vicinity of the Lake Forest Mobile Home Community.
Woodbury County officials have signaled support for adding Humboldt and Pocahontas counties to the Rolling Hills Community Services Region.
In the presidential race, Joe Biden narrowly won more early votes but President Trump received more than two-thirds of votes cast Nov. 3.
Republican Rocky De Witt seeks a second term on the board of supervisors against Democrat Patty Erickson-Puttman, who worked as the county's social services coordinator for 29 years.
Jeremy Taylor resigned from the board in January after he was ruled to be residing outside his district. Incumbent Marty Pottebaum said the residency issues define who Taylor is; Taylor said "I've taken responsibility."
The facility will be built at 3701 28th St., a 110,000-square-foot building that can hold up to 444 inmates, nearly double the roughly 235 inmates that can be housed in the current jail located across the street from the county courthouse.
Republican Keith Radig is defending his District 1 seat on the county board against Democrat Kevin McCormick, a former Sioux City police officer who was injured in the line of duty.
Candidates for Sioux City state legislative seats and Woodbury County municipal offices pitched their candidacies with columns in the Journal.…
Running for the Woodbury County Board of Supervisors, District 5 seat, is not something I take lightly nor is it something I have not previous…
I'm Rocky De Witt running for a second term as Woodbury County supervisor.
It has been an honor to serve as your Woodbury County supervisor from District 3 during the last four years. I am asking for your vote on Nov. 3.
After previously serving on the Woodbury County Board of Supervisors, I hope to return and continue my record of providing solutions and real …
I’m Keith Radig, and I have lived in my district for the last 20 years. My wife, Meredith. and I have a dog, four children, and a grandchild. …
The request is to tap into the Iowa COVID-19 Government Relief Fund, a pool of $125 million to be spent in the state as part of the CARES Act.