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2017 Junior Gold Bowling Championships

The 2017 Junior Gold Bowling Championships were held in Cleveland Ohio with 1417 young men (U20) competing.  Each youth bowler bowl four games on four different sport shot patterns.  The competition started with two days of practices, which enabled each bowler to get...

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William “Bill” Kramer

VINTON:      William “Bill” Kramer, 66, died July 19, 2017 at St. Luke’s Hospice in Cedar Rapids. A Mass Of Christian Burial will be held at 11AM, Monday, July 24, 2017 at St. Mary’s Catholic Church in Vinton with Father Ardel Barta as...

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Waterball, cruise to take place downtown this weekend

Two unique events are coming to Vinton this weekend. On Friday, the Vinton Fire Department is hosting a waterball tournament for other departments throughout the area. Fireman Dennis Bramow, who competes at several events each year, is organizing the event, which...

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Vinton-Shellsburg High School Computer Roll Out Schedule

The Vinton-Shellsburg High School roll-out of computers will be different this year. All registered students entering grades 9-12 at VSHS will continue to get a computer for the 2017-18 school year.  Based on feedback from the past four years we have changed HOW they...

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Vinton American Legion feeds the community to raise funds

The Vinton American Legion, 105 North R Ave, will be offering a 6 oz Tenderloin on a Kaiser Bun with French Fries and Coleslaw for $8.00 on Thursday, July 27 from 5 to 7 p.m. Funds raised go to help with expenses of the local veterans group. Stop out and lend a...

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