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Esther Mae Rinderknecht

URBANA:   Esther Mae Rinderknecht, 85 of Urbana died Wednesday, September 20, 2017 at her home.  Funeral Services will be held at 10:30 AM, Wednesday, September 27, 2017 at the Urbana Methodist Church with Pastor Sue Ney officiating.  Interment will be in the Urbana...

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American Legion offering Tenderloins and the Fixins

How does a a 6 oz Tenderloin on a Kaiser Bun with French Fries, Coleslaw and a Dessert, for $8.00, sound to you? Good? Come on out to the American Legion, 105 North R Ave, Thursday Sept 28th from 5 to 7 pm. and bring the family!      ...

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Dennis ‘Denny’ Ubdenstock

Dennis “Denny” Duane Umbdenstock, 65, of Urbana, Iowa, passed away in a vehicle accident in Benton County on Tuesday, September 19, 2017. The family will greet friends from 4:00 – 7:00 p.m. Friday, September 22, 2017, at Murdoch Funeral Home & Cremation Service in...

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Letter to the Editor: Medical Care and Insurance

Editor: I have been affected by various medical problems during the past few months. I am still recovering from a respiratory infection at this time, but have made good progress.   It brings me to point out how good my medical care has been and to also point out some...

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The Value of Knowing what you want

By Tressa Walton If you are in the market for a new home or a new car chances are that you have criteria for your purchase. If you are looking for a new home, you might require that it have a dishwasher, very few steps and a big sunroom. If you are looking for a car...

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ACT I to hold Auditions for Holiday Variety Show

ACT I of Benton County is pleased to announce we will be holding auditions for two one act plays to be performed in conjunction with this year’s Holiday Variety Show! “The Little Match Girl,” directed by Marcy Horst, is a youth musical based on a story by...

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Vinton Family Medical Clinic announces moving date

The Vinton Family Medical Clinic has announced it will be closed Saturday, October 7th. During the weekend, the clinic staff will be relocating into the new building, right next to their current location. Patients will be seen in the new clinic building beginning on...

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