City of Cooper http://ketr.org en East Side Square in Cooper sustains heavy wind damage http://ketr.org/post/east-side-square-cooper-sustains-heavy-wind-damage <p>Straight line winds upwards of 70 miles an hour hit the east side of the Square in Cooper last night at approximately 6:30 p.m. causing damage to the businesses. Cooper Outlet sustained the most damage as the roof was torn off and blow onto the neighboring Professional Land Title office. No injuries were reported; however, many residents in Delta County and Hopkins including Tira and Birthright were without power for several hours. Tree damage was also reported.</p> Thu, 24 Jul 2014 16:06:04 +0000 Cindy Roller 56785 at http://ketr.org East Side Square in Cooper sustains heavy wind damage Cooper sets Clean Up Week http://ketr.org/post/cooper-sets-clean-week <p>The Cooper City Council set the annual city clean-up week for April 5 – 12. Dump charges are free on Saturday, April 5 and fees are half price during the days from April 7 through April 12.</p><p>Approval was given to certify unopposed candidates for three open council positions and cancel the election set for May 10. Council members David Phillips, Joann Preas and Willie “Bear” Wilkins have filed for re-election.</p><p>The next Cooper City Council meeting is scheduled for Monday, April 14 at 6 p.m. at City Hall.</p> Wed, 12 Mar 2014 18:03:44 +0000 Cindy Roller 50579 at http://ketr.org Cooper sets Clean Up Week Cooper woman arrested on forgery charge http://ketr.org/post/cooper-woman-arrested-forgery-charge <p>The Delta County Sheriff’s Office arrested Chrissy Ann Alley of Cooper on Jan. 27 on nine charges of forgery of a financial instrument, a state jail felony.</p><p>Sheriff’s Deputy Ryan Brown said that Alley has been accused of stealing checks totaling $716.99 from her mother’s purse. Alley admitted using the money to buy illegal prescription narcotics, Brown said.</p><p>Alley remains in the Delta County jail with a bond set at $40,000 on each count.</p><p></p> Fri, 31 Jan 2014 16:16:19 +0000 Cindy Roller 48813 at http://ketr.org Cooper woman arrested on forgery charge Cisterns leaking beneath town square http://ketr.org/post/cisterns-leaking-beneath-town-square <p>In Cooper, some soggy bricks have the city fathers puzzled. Fri, 15 Feb 2013 22:18:57 +0000 Cindy Roller 33283 at http://ketr.org Cisterns leaking beneath town square New Slaughter House Possible in Delta County http://ketr.org/post/new-slaughter-house-possible-delta-county <p>Cooper may be getting a new slaughter house. Thu, 17 Jan 2013 13:06:03 +0000 Cindy Roller 32012 at http://ketr.org New Slaughter House Possible in Delta County