Steelville News

Lorraine, Ward want to serve on city council

    Ward 2 voters in the City of Steelville will choose one of two men to serve as alderman for a two-year term – either Mathew Lorraine or Jason Ward. Each was given the opportunity to present himself to voters in a submitted profile as follows.

Steelville School District is 2020 Business of the Year

    The Steelville School District was voted 2020 Business of the Year with the Steelville Area Chamber of Commerce. The award was presented at the Chamber’s annual dinner meeting held on Tuesday, March 16.

Chamber holds annual dinner

    The Steelville Area Chamber of Commerce held its annual awards banquet and meeting on Tuesday, March 16 in Stephan’s Riverside Event Center at Bass’ River Resort.

Alderwoman questions motive for parks ordinance changes

    Steelville City council members continued discussion about proposed updates to the city’s park ordinance at the March 15 council meeting. The discussion among those present was more civil than it had been in recent weeks, but the mayor also read from a letter sent from an absent alderwoman pointing out her concerns with some of the changes included by other council members.