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I recommend Gary Steinhagen and Terry Morrision for the Belle Plaine School Board. They live on farms and have pledged to support the Belle Plaine FFA Chapter.

It was National 4-H Week again. I have 60 years of involvement in Scott County 4-H.

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A recent letter writer from Green Isle wrote a very passionate letter, endorsing Republican candidates and bashing the Democratic Party, seemingly solely on the basis that Democrats have spoken in favor of our American democratic process.

I watched the Senate hearings for seating Judge Amy Coney Barrett to the Supreme Court.

Now more than ever we need a legislator who is a strong voice for our teachers, our students, our schools, and our communities.

On Wednesday, January 31, at 7:30 p.m., the Friends of Rush River (FORR) met at the Henderson RoadHaus Event Center.

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