Overcast
55°FOvercastFull Forecast

Clearing the rubble in Prophetstown

Caption
(Alex T. Paschal/apaschal@saukvalley.com)
Cleanup of downtown Prophetstown begins Thursday after a devastating fire July 15 destroyed eight buildings. The city last month awarded a $207,306.23 bid to Fischer Excavating, of Freeport, to remove the rubble. The cleanup could take about 3 weeks, Mayor Steve Swanson has said.

Cleanup of downtown Prophetstown begins Thursday after a devastating fire July 15 destroyed eight buildings. The city last month awarded a $207,306.23 bid to Fischer Excavating, of Freeport, to remove the rubble. The cleanup could take about 3 weeks, Mayor Steve Swanson has said.

Comments

More News

Comments

 

National video

Reader Poll

The White Sox and Cubs both finished the season with identical losing records, 73-89. Do you think either team will make the playoffs next year?
Yes, the Sox
Yes, the Cubs
Both teams
Neither team