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Monticello Band Director Resigns Amid Audit Report Controversy

Monticello Band Director Resigns Amid Audit Report Controversy

The band instructor at Monticello High School has resigned following controversy over an audit report. Jim Davis’ resignation was accepted last Tuesday by the Monticello School Board after a state audit discovered embezzlement and improper spending of the Monticello Band Parents Booster Club’s checking account. School district officials requested a special investigation after hearing concerns

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Delaware County Community Chest Awards Grants

The Delaware County Community Chest has awarded grants to several area organizations. The NICC Foundation and Junior Achievement of Eastern Iowa each received 25-hundred dollars to help their programs and awareness activity. RMC Parents as Teachers and the Riverview Center each received just over five hundred dollars. RMC Parents as Teachers will use the grant

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Schindler Appointed New Delaware County Recorder

Delaware County has a new county recorder. Daneen Schindler was sworn in Wednesday morning after being appointed to the position by the Delaware County Board of Supervisors. Schindler was one of 43 applicants for the position, with the group quickly narrowed down to five finalists – Cindy Craig, Holly Zieser, Marsha Mescher, Barb Wall and

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Three Injured in Buchanan County Collision

Three people were injured Wednesday morning in a crash in Buchanan County. The Iowa State Patrol says the accident happened at the intersection of V-65 and D-47 south of Jesup. A car driven by 17-year old Jenna Weber of Brandon was hit in the driver’s side door by a northbound vehicle as Weber tried turning

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RMC Hospital Addition Named River Ridge Pavilion

Regional Medical Center (RMC) has named the facility expansion currently under construction River Ridge Pavilion. RMC held a contest where employees could submit name ideas for the new building. Congratulations to the two employees who came up with the winning name: Cliff Adcock (Maintenance/Engineering Department) and Tiffany DeSotel (Med-Surg/SCU Department). “I thought that River Ridge

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