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Landfill Board to hear report on possible contamination, options and costs

CASS COUNTY - Concerns about the underground spread of contamination at the Cass County Landfill and Recycling Center, and possible actions and costs necessary to resolve the issue have been raised after looking at results of monitoring wells around the area. Landfill board members hope to learn more about the extent of the leak, about options that might have to be taken, and what those options could cost during their next meeting on Oct. 6, according to Duane McFadden, the Cass County representative to the Cass County Environmental Control Agency Landfill Board.

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Children's Nest opens in Audubon

Surrounded by members of the Audubon Chamber of Commerce, residents of the Friendship Home and board members of the Audubon County Early Childcare Organization, Jodi Kirchner, Director of the Children’s Nest, cut the ribbon to officially open Audubon County’s first daycare center. The Children’s Nest, a non-profit childcare center, located in the upper level of the Friendship Home, opened for business on Monday. Kate Hargens, President of the ACECO said the center is vitally important to the community and to our future.

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American Legion Building project goes online in search of money and volunteers

ATLANTIC - Steve Livengood, working on the American Legion Memorial Building, says, “We need people and money, and vast am…

City would like to remove civic organization signs

ATLANTIC – A discussion about signs in and around Atlantic at the Atlantic Community Promotion Commission (CPC) led to thi…

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