Two candidates, incumbent Kim Roedemeier and challenger Joyce Hartzell, are running for collector in the June 2 municipal election for the city of Cuba.
Staff Sergeant Ian Ives, a Cuba native who was seriously injured when he stepped on an explosive device in Afghanistan last year, has returned to his home in Seattle, Washington, after being discharged from Walter Reed Army Medical Center in Bethesda, Maryland, last week.
The Cuba School District is tentatively planning to hold summer school July 13 through August 12, Superintendent Jon Earnhart informed parents on May 15. The plan would give students and teachers 12 days off before the planned start of the 2020-21 school year.
Five people are running for three spots on the Cuba School Board that will be decided during the June 2 election, which was originally scheduled for April before being rescheduled due to the ongoing pandemic. Two of the candidates are current board members.
The Cuba School District is planning an end of the school year celebration. The event will be held at Hood Park on Tuesday.