Cuba News

Cuba man charged for two burglaries

Burglary charges have been filed against a Cuba man for breaking into two local businesses on December 19, 2018. Cory Nathan Laney, 34, stands charged with two counts of class D felony second-degree burglary, class E felony first-degree property damage, and class A misdemeanor stealing as a result of the incidents.

Furnace smoke complaint dropped after homeowners present their case

A citizen’s complaint about smoke coming from a neighbor’s outdoor furnace was heard and then dismissed by the Cuba City Council, after the couple accused of the violation presented their side of the story.

Council gives the go-ahead to plans for airplane transport

This week, the Cuba City Council authorized a plan to transport a retired C-12 Huron airplane from North Carolina to Cuba, where it will be put on permanent display at the municipal airport. Transportation costs are estimated at nearly $15,000, being paid out of the Tourism Committee budget and with more than a third of the expenses already covered through private donations.

Baldwin to retire from Public Works, but not quite yet

Bob Baldwin will be stepping down from his administrative post as Cuba Public Works Director. The question is when?

Baldwin was scheduled to retire from the City of Cuba at the end of 2018, and the city took steps to initiate a search for his replacement at Public Works; but after the council approved plans to advertise for the administrative position, Baldwin informed the city that his end date would be pushed back.