Recycling reward program unveiled
MT. VERNON — Residents may now participate in a program to receive incentives for recycling through the Republic Rewards program.“This is a way for people to be more involved with the recycling program of the city,” said City Manager Ron Neibert. “ThContinued ...
FOP to host dance
MT. VERNON — The local Fraternal Order of Police lodge is hosting a back-to school dance for area youth.“The dance is for any Jefferson County student in fifth through eighth grade,” said FOP Lodge 241 member Chad Hampton. “There will be a lot of polContinued ...
Senior Saints needed
MT. VERNON — Jefferson County Chamber of Commerce officials have sent out the call for Senior Saints Hall of Fame nominations.The program, an annual tradition since 1998, honors about a dozen residents for their volunteer work and commitment to commuContinued ...
Construction tops $21M
MT. VERNON — Construction in the King City came in at more than $21 million for July, up dramatically from $1.4 million in June.Commercial building made up the lion’s share of the construction, with three projects at Continental Tire the Americas accContinued ...
Odds & Ends
5-year-old mayor loses re-electionDORSET, Minn. (AP) — Robert “Bobby” Tufts may have lost his bid for a third consecutive term as mayor of his tiny northern Minnesota tourist town, but the 5-year-old isn’t taking it too hard.After helping raise moneyContinued ...
- Lewis Memorial Run scheduled
- Outdoor dining considered
- Hospital settles fraud case
- Pit bull mom and pups rescued by local group
- Speed limits investigated
- Panzier bridge bid over estimate
- MVTHS breaks in new teachers
- IDOT calls for street changes
- MVTHS holds new teacher orientation
- Applications received for police chief
- Recycling reward program unveiled