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The most cost effective and “neighborly” location to build a new jail and sheriff’s office is on vacant property north of Wal-Mart, according to the Jackson County Jail Advisory Committee.

Clinton Community College and RSVP will partner to offer ENCORE, a Senior Spring Tune Up, Wednesday, March 27, from 8:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. The event will be held at the Clinton Community College Technology Center (former Graphic Arts Technology Center), 1951 Manufacturing Drive, Clinton.

The regular meeting of the Monmouth Co-Ed 4-H Club was held at the Maquoketa YMCA on March 3. 

Picking the fair flower and discussing new ideas will be something Avelda Bahr of Andrew will miss.

This year, Andrew students will be celebrating the end of the school year with a fun Leadership Day packed full of planting. Our theme for the 2019 Leadership Day is “Growing Leaders at Andrew.”

Developing a comprehensive, 20-year plan for Maquoketa’s future is taking longer than the Maquoketa City Council thought, and it’s going to cost the city up to an additional $5,000 to complete.

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Note: This article first appeared in The Daily Iowan. It is being reprinted with permission of the University of Iowa.