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James Michael Steverson

VINTON:  James Michael Steverson (AKA:  Mike Stephenson) 57 of Vinton died suddenly August 8, 2018 at his home.  Funeral Arrangements are pending with Phillips Funeral Home - Vinton.

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Robert Dean “Bob” Schadle

VAN HORNE:  Robert Dean “Bob” Schadle died peacefully on Thursday, August 9, 2018 surrounded by his family.  Funeral Services will be held at 10:00 AM, Tuesday, August 14, 2018 with Pastor Leonard Ranson officiating.  Interment will be in the Garrison Cemetery with...

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Palace Marquee work continues

The Palace Theatre is getting a fresh new look outside its front door, where Scott Tharp and Beau Wood of Tharp Design spent part of Wednesday putting up new digital panels and replacing some of the newly-repainted marquee. The project will last for several days. See...

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Benton County Democrats to meet in Walford

The regular meeting of the Benton County Democrats will be held at the community center at 120 5th St N, Walford, IA on August 21, 2018 at 7:00PM.  We will be planning the up-coming election and the fall fund raiser dinner.  Anyone interested in electing Democrats to...

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Benton Co. Democrats to meet Aug. 21, in Walford

The regular meeting of the Benton County Democrats will be held at the community center at 120 5th St N, Walford, IA on August 21, 2018 at 7:00PM.  We will be planning the up-coming election and the fall fund raiser dinner.  Anyone interested in electing Democrats to...

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Medical marijuana update: Iowa’s law

The marijuana plant consists of multiple components; the primary two being THC and CBD.  THC is the psychoactive portion of the plant with addictive qualities.  We don’t know as much about CBD, but it has shown promise for medicinal use. Recent legislation nationally...

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Paul M. Letts

Paul M. Letts, 58, died Tuesday, Aug. 7, 2018. Murdoch Funeral Home & Cremation Service Center Point, are in charge of...

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