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Authorities searching for suspect after pursuit with stolen vehicle

Authorities are searching for a Nevada resident after warrants were issued Wednesday for a suspect involved in a stolen vehicle. Officials say Joshua Hallam, 38 of Nevada is wanted for resisting arrest and driving while revoked. Vernon County Sheriff Jason Mosher said deputies attempted to make a traffic stop on a two-tone Chevy Suburban that

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Fire report for week of April 4

On Monday, April 5, at 3 a.m. the Fire Department was dispatched to a residence on S. Jackson for a reported structure fire. Trucks 2 and 5 and nine firefighters responded. Later that afternoon at 5:21 p.m., Olympia Fire Department needed our help with additional water. Tanker 1 and seven firefighters helped.

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Be a Mason: Making a difference

Part 3 of 3 Give freely of yourself and asking nothing in return Of all the cardinal virtues, none is more valued in Masonry than selfless giving. Examples of Masonic charity are beneficent. Masons in North America contribute nearly $3-million every day to relieve suffering and for the enrichment of mankind. Masons are founding sponsors

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TOPS # 9319 El Dorado Springs morning meeting

TOPS Chapter 9319 El Dorado Springs met in the Bethel Free Will Baptist Church, 1300 S Summer St, El Dorado Springs on Thursday, April 1, for their weekly weigh-in and meeting. Linda Hall, Leader called the meeting to order. Carol led us in singing “Easter Song” We said our TOPS and KOPS pledges. Linda H

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Tri-County Quilt Club news

Tri-County Quilt Club met at 1 p.m. (new time) April 5, at Rockville United Methodist Church Rockville,  our first meeting for a year due to Covid-19. Present Madline Woodfin called the meeting to order, Treasurer and Secretary reports were approved. The ladies were happy to meet. We brought donations for Moss House, Birthright and Harvesters,

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Cedar Co. COVID-19 stats for April 12

Reported cases since beginning of COVID-19 pandemic (1122) Active COVID-19 cases (1) Total # of cases requiring hospitalization Current # of hospitalized cases # of deaths (18 confirmed PCR, 5 by antifen) updated March 16, 2021 Total Cedar County Test Count (total of negative line list + # positive cases) Negative Cedar County Test Count

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Applications now open for Fidelity Communications Charitable Giving Fund

April 1, 2021 – Applications are now open for the Fidelity Communications Charitable Giving Fund, which will annually award $200,000 in grants to 501(c)(3) nonprofit organizations. “We are committed to connecting customers in the cities and towns we serve to what matters most,” said Julie Laulis, President and CEO. “Through our philanthropic initiatives and partnerships,

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Fire report for week of March 28

On Wednesday, March 31, the Fire Department was sent over to a mutual aid natural cover fire in St. Clair County to assist Appleton City Fire. Three truck and seven firefighters responded. On Friday, April 2, the Fire Department was dispatched to the airport to set up and protect a medical aircraft landing zone. The

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Thank you from CBCO Blood Drive

Thank you to all who came to donate blood at the El Dorado Springs Church of Christ on Thursday, March 25th. The folks at the Blood Drive had extended hours due to the blood shortage and our goal was to collect 40 units. Our community really turned out to support the blood shortage due to

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