2011 Year-End News Review
Jan. 6: A solitary case of “whooping cough,” was reported by the Public Health Nurse. Bordetella Pertussis is a highly contagious respiratory infection that is easily spread and can be treated with antibiotics.
The city council asked Petersburg Municipal Power and Light superintendent to re-evaluate its request for a back-up generator after bids came in at over a million dollars beyond the budgeted $1.8 million cost.
Jan. 20: The Petersburg Police Department filed a 19-page petition to forego representation by the Petersburg Municipal Employees Association and form their own bargaining...