Vinton Today is operated by Dean and Valerie Close, based out of 305 1st. Ave. Vinton, Iowa 52349. Vinton Today is staffed by: Dean Close, Editor Dean is an award winning writer and has been in the journalism field for over 20 years. Most recently he was part of a team the created an award winning website recognized by the Iowa Newspaper Association. Valerie Close, Editor Valerie has worked behind the scenes for the past 20 plus years in the journalism field. Her experience includes everything from writing to the front desk. Either may be contacted in the following manner: Cell: 202-4126 Email: VintonToday@hotmail.com Mail: P.O. Box 7, Vinton, Iowa 52349 To drop off information for the website, feel free to stop in at Monkeytown,305 1st. Ave. Vinton, Iowa 52349 OR give us a call to meet!