Staff report Cuts this month at Landus Cooperative have reduced the cooperative’s workforce 5 percent. Approximately 38 full-time and part-time employees across 26 counties have so far been eliminated as part of a restructuring plan the company calls “Project 2020: Consolidate Then Grow.”
Councilwoman Julie McAleer (from left), city clerk/treasurer Melinda Hinners and Winkelman are among those giving Scranton a jolt of energy. They’re taking the downtrodden former school playground and turning it into a new city park with new equipment (below). Residents are invited to submit a name for the yet-to-be-named park by June 30.
By ANDREW MCGINNa.mcginn@beeherald.com
By ANDREW MCGINNa.mcginn@beeherald.com Something is cutting up the feet of swimmers at the Jefferson Municipal Swimming Pool. All evidence seems to implicate a $28,000 paint job two seasons ago by a Johnston-based pool servicing company.
By DOUGLAS BURNSd.burns@carrollspaper.com The McLaughlin Family Companies, the owner and operator of New Way Ford in Coon Rapids, will open a car dealership on the east side of Highway 4 in Jefferson next month.
Dan Benitz
Staff report Wanted: Somebody to occupy a seat on the city council for the next four and a half months. Must reside in Jefferson’s Second Ward. Must like dogs.
By BRANDON HURLEYb.hurley@beeherald.com Enthusiasts of fireworks and pyrotechnics won’t have to venture far to have an explosive celebration this summer.
Councilwoman Julie McAleer (from left), city clerk/treasurer Melinda Hinners and Winkelman are among those giving Scranton a jolt of energy. They’re taking the downtrodden former school playground and turning it into a new city park with new equipment (below). Residents are invited to submit a name for the yet-to-be-named park by June 30.
Dan Benitz

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Patrick Duane Fields, 46, of Paton died tragically June 6, 2017.

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