A consultant based in Cedar Rapids will help the Bettendorf School District search for a new superintendent. Monday night, the board of education voted to hire Ray and Associates, for 6,500 dollars.

Five Flags Center

Residents of Dubuque can help decide the future of the Five Flags Center. Last week, a consultant presented results of a study, and they'll be discussed in the coming weeks by the city council and at a public meeting.