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Cuba News

School board transfers money for capital projects

The Cuba School Board has authorized a $690,000 fund transfer for capital project improvements at the R-2 School District. The fund transfer approved last week will reduce the district’s reserve cash by about seven percent but is touted by the superintendent of schools as a smart financial move, providing funds for this summer’s campus construction projects.

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Git Fit Gym participating in SilverSneakers program for seniors

Git Fit Gym in Cuba is now participating in the SilverSneakers program. The SilverSneakers program is open to people who are 65 or older and are part of a group retiree or Medicare health plan.


Council stands firm on returning UTV to Cowtown

Despite having their questions about a loaner vehicle from Cowtown USA answered by the owner of the business, the city council declined to accept the terms of the agreement, which means the utility task vehicle (UTV) goes back to Cowtown and not to the Cuba Police Department. The council decision was not unanimous.

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Scent dispenser concept being realized at Fanning Outpost

Dan Sanazaro and Jeff Sansone of the Fanning Route 66 Outpost, with the help of Jeff’s wife Jackie, just wrapped up calls across the United States to archery shops on their new product called SCUD. It is being touted as a unique new way for deer hunters to attract deer.

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Retired printer spends free time carving birds

Russ New is a retired CFP press operator who worked for 35 years from 1971 until 2007. He now spends most of his retirement free time hand carving different species of birds out of basswood.

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