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Benton County Board of Supervisor Minutes 2/4/20

By Hayley Rippel, Benton County Auditor · February 12th, 2020
February 4, 2020 The Benton County Board of Supervisors met in regular session with Supervisors Primmer, Bierschenk and Seeman were all present. The meeting was called to order at 9:00 a.m. Unless otherwise noted, all actions were approved unanimously. Seeman moved/Bierschenk seconded: To approve the minutes of January 27, 2020 and January 28, 2020.

Master Conservationist Program

By Vinton Today · February 11th, 2020
Click to view flyerDo you hunt, fish or farm? Do you garden, birdwatch or camp? Do you paddle, snowshoe or bike? Do you drink water and eat food? Then you are likely somone who cares about the natural resources of your community, state, country and world. You have more in common with each other than you think! And you might be a potential Master Conservationist.

Democrat Candidate Ruby Bedeker will be holding a Kickoff Event to run against Benton County Republican Tom Gerhold for the Iowa House District 75 seat. The event will be held on Sunday, February 23. 3:00 p.m. at Farmers Mercantile in Garrison, beginning at 3:00 p.m. Farmers Mercantile is located at 100 W.

VSCSD Special School Board Meeting Agenda February 11

By Vinton-Shellsburg Community Schools · February 11th, 2020
Vinton-Shellsburg Community School District Special School Board Meeting Thursday, February 11, 2020 6:30 PM Board Room 1502 C Ave. Vinton, IA 52349 1. Call to Order 2. Roll Call / Pledge of Allegiance 3. Receive Visitors / Audience Comments 4. Approve Agenda Action Item 5. Adjourn to closed session per Iowa Code Chapter 21.

Vinton Police Department Log February 3 - 9, 2020

By Vinton Police Department · February 11th, 2020
Vinton Police Department Log for Week of February 3 - 9, 2020 All Charges are subject to review by The Benton County Attorney’s Office. An arrest or criminal charge is merely an accusation and the Defendant is presumed innocent, unless proven guilty. Intrastate Warrants are issued by Law Enforcement Agencies for crimes happening in their jurisdictions.

Benton County Board of Supervisor Agenda 2/11/2020

By Gina Edler, Benton County Deputy Auditor · February 10th, 2020
BOARD OF SUPERVISORS MEETING February 11, 2020 at 9:00 a.m. Benton County Board of Supervisors Room ** Agenda is not printed in any particular order, only time specific items will be addressed at certain times 1. 9:00 A.M. Call to Order 2. 9:05 A.M. Barb Greenlee Re: Set land use hearing for Zach Ellis a part of the SE ¼ NW ¼ Sec 3 T85N, R9W 3.

Benton County Republicans to meet February 11

By Benton County Republicans · February 10th, 2020
The Benton County Republican Party Central Committee will meet on February 11, 2019, 7:00 PM at the Van Horne Community Center.

Benton County Democrats to meet February 18

By Benton County Democrats · February 10th, 2020
The Benton County Democratic Central Committee will meet on February 18, 2020, at 7 PM at La Reyna Restaurant in Vinton.


By State Representative, Thomas Gerhold · February 9th, 2020
This last week started with the very important nation-wide process of Iowa leading the nation in the selection of our president beginning on January 20, 2021. I attended the Atkins caucus, which had a very nice gathering for the Republican ticket, with President Trump being our unanimous choice. Statewide, Republicans smashed the previous caucus record turnout of a Republican incumbent by four times, which was in 2004 for President George W.

Vinton-Shellsburg School Board Meeting Agenda February 10

By Vinton-Shellsburg Community Schools · February 8th, 2020
Click to view the agenda as well as minutes from previous meetings.

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