Thurston Commission approves $52 million bond issue resolution

Thurston County plans to raise up to $52 million through a bond issue to fund its plan to transform a reorganized courthouse campus. The Board of County Commissioners voted 2-1 Tuesday to approve a bond order for the acquisition of land and the remodeling of various county buildings. This money will allow the district to … Read more

From the Mailbag: Costs skyrocket to remodel building donated for New Plymouth City Hall (copy) | opinion

From the Mailbag: Costs skyrocket to remodel building donated for New Plymouth City Hall (copy) |  opinion

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Joplin City Hall remodel proposal draws objection | local news

A plan to remodel the first floor of Joplin City Hall to convert the mezzanine into an enclosed office met opposition from the mayor and a council member at Monday night’s Joplin City Council meeting. Finance director Leslie Haase said the plan was proposed because space was needed to house two offices for work related … Read more

From the mailbag: Costs skyrocket to remodel building donated for New Plymouth City Hall | opinion

From the mailbag: Costs skyrocket to remodel building donated for New Plymouth City Hall |  opinion

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Design ideas for a baby room for your small home

Design ideas for a baby room for your small home

Making room for a baby can be difficult when you live in a small space. But with a little creativity and a few clever design tips, your bundle of joy will be just as cozy. Here are some decorating tips to transform your little kid’s room into what appears to be a spacious and functional … Read more

Uptown Partnership Community Meeting Four: Participants continue to discuss old and new ideas | local news

Uptown Partnership Community Meeting Four: Participants continue to discuss old and new ideas |  local news

The latest meeting of Uptown Partnership’s four-part Community Engagement Sessions seemed far more optimistic than previous sessions. The meeting took place at the UP offices on Franklin Street on Saturday. It was attended by about 30 people filtered in and out. Participants were asked to go to different groups, sit down for a 15-minute session, … Read more

Here are 5 ways to increase the value of your home | lifestyle decor

Here are 5 ways to boost the value of your home

New Delhi: A well-designed visual environment is just one aspect of home decor. It has meanwhile developed into a form of self-expression with an almost meditative character. While establishing a distinct identity for its occupant, it is the source of a sense of belonging. The value of such a space can only be measured in … Read more

City begins remodeling with part of City Hall | news

City begins remodeling with part of City Hall |  news

MARYVILLE, Mo. — The Maryville City Council on Monday approved a bid to repurpose the former municipal courtroom at City Hall that includes some elements of an expected major remodeling of the building, which will serve as the center of city government in its 85th year. During a brief, regular session Monday night, the council … Read more

City begins remodeling with part of City Hall | news

City begins remodeling with part of City Hall |  news

MARYVILLE, Mo. — The Maryville City Council on Monday approved a bid to repurpose the former municipal courtroom at City Hall that includes some elements of an expected major remodeling of the building, which will serve as the center of city government in its 85th year. During a brief, regular session Monday night, the council … Read more

Demolition of Broadway house should be postponed | opinion

Demolition of Broadway house should be postponed |  opinion

to the editor, Demolition of the 514 South Broadway apartment building at this time is not in the best interest of the city and should be delayed. Here are some points to consider: — There is no urgency to remove the house. The exterior is in good condition and its presence as a large, well … Read more