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County News

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April 5, 2019

A Buck Plucker $1 Auction will be held during the annual 4-H & FFA Fair FUNdraiser on Friday, April 26th at Bradbury Hall.  This link lists all of the auction items that have been confirmed (please note that some items may be bundled during the event).  Thank you to all who have donated items, we appreciate your support!  If you plan to attend, don't forget to purchase tickets in advance!

4-H & FFA Fair Fundraiser
January 3, 2019

Join us on Friday, April 26th for dinner, a dollar auction, and dancing during the Royce Johns concert! 
(Ok, dancing is optional, but you're sure to tap a toe or two!)
Click the link above for more details.

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April 11, 2019

Did you receive a larger refund then anticipated or did you need to pay additional taxes? It might be time to change your withholding and file a new W-4 with your employer.  The IRS and Iowa Department of Revenue provide withholding calculators to help with your calculations.

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April 1, 2019

The Ricochet Raiders Team from the Oskaloosa Middle School is hosting an Easter Food Basket event on Wednesday, April 17 and Thursday, April 18.  Apply by April 10 to be eligible to receive a box.  Community Volunteers are needed.

March 28, 2019

Learn about adding conifers to your landscape on April 9.

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