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  1. Fire destroys farm buildingRead the original story

    Tuesday Aug 25 | Vinton Today

    Vinton, Brandon and Urbana-Polk firefighters responded to a farm building fire on 52nd Street near 25th Avenue this morning. Ben Geater watched as firefighters sprayed the metal building, which contained equipment and hay.


  2. Riders readying for Special Olympics Benefit RideRead the original story

    Wednesday Aug 19 | Vinton Today

    Rain or Shine, scores of cyclists and others are preparing to ride their bikes, cars and trucks to raise money for the VSU Special Olympians this Saturday. ALL VEHICLES WELCOME! Rain or Shine we will still have this ride! Cost $15 person or $25 couple Saturday August 22nd, 2015 Registration 10:00am - 11:00am Ron Da Voo Lounge & Deli - Vinton *All Veh's out at 11:00am *Back to American Legion in Vinton @ 6:00pm 140 mile route RonDaVoo - Vinton Big Rs - Elberon Kats- Blairstown Wild Hogs- Walford Coops- Shellsburg Ozone- Urbana Phat Alberts- Brandon Mickeys- Vinton .


  3. Clickstop's US Cargo Control Division to Help Sponsor Local Golf EventRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 19 | PRWeb

    ... in the golf outing. The company will sponsor a hole and door prize as well. US Cargo Control, a division of Urbana-based Clickstop, is a trusted supplier of cargo control and safety equipment for the trucking and transportation industry. Company ...


  4. Clickstop Recognized as One of the Fastest Growing Companies in AmericaRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 13 | PRWeb

    ... visit Inc. 5000/Clickstop. ### About Clickstop, Inc. Clickstop is the parent company of a suite of brands based in Urbana, Iowa. Its focus on great workplace culture has landed the company multiple work environment-focused awards including two first ...


  5. Clickstop Cares to Host Back to School "Shopping" Event for Area...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 6 | PRWeb

    ... Community School District are invited to visit the Clickstop Cares Closet located at 2535 Bing Miller Lane in Urbana, Iowa. Shopping begins Thurs. Aug. 6, and will run from 5-7 p.m. Other dates include Fri. Aug. 7 from 9-11 a.m., Tues. Aug. 11 from ...


  6. Lil Racers cars to honor UrbanaRead the original story

    Sunday Aug 2 | Vinton Today

    The Lil Racers Club will hold another one of its box car races, with children and their families decorating cardboard in the shape of race cars, which the children will wear as they run in a race. The event will take place during an intermission or at the end of Sunday's races at the Benton County Speedway in Vinton on Aug. 2. On Friday, July 31st at the home of Ron and Mia Phelps, and also on what would have been ZoeyTuttle's 13th birthday, her family gathered to celebrate her life and to decorate cars honoring Zoey and the other members of the Urbana Five: Zoey's brothers Hunter Tuttle and Triston Randall, and Quentin Ary and Nikki Jacobsen.


  7. Area departments respond to fire at Kerry facility in VintonRead the original story

    Jul 29, 2015 | Vinton Today

    Firefighters from Vinton, Garrison and Urbana were sent to the Kerry facility on West First Street in Vinton to battle a fire on Wednesday night.


  8. Clickstop Hires 20 New Employees, Announces Several PromotionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 22, 2015 | PRWeb

    Clickstop owns and operates several brands out of its headquarters in Urbana, Iowa. Products range from cargo control equipment and moving supplies to fasteners, energy efficient insulation and home storage solutions.


  9. Clickstop Cares Partners with Area School District for School Supplies DriveRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 17, 2015 | PRWeb

    ... closet and select the supplies they need. Transportation will be provided to the Clickstop Cares Closet location in Urbana. Details on specific dates and selection times are to come. "The goal of our program is simple," Guenther explained. "We want ...


  10. Auringer wins his third Hogan Memorial modified featureRead the original story

    Jul 13, 2015 | Vinton Today

    ... winner, Auringer had previously qualified for the Fast Shafts All-Star Invitational ballot with his victory at the Urbana 5/Iowa Donor Network Night special. Forty-five Modifieds from four states were entered; more than 130 cars in five divisions ...


  11. How you can help local students with school suppliesRead the original story

    Jul 9, 2015 | Vinton Today

    ... they need. There will specific shopping times and transportation will be provided to the Clickstop Cares location in Urbana. According to Vinton-Shellsburg elementary Principal Jim Murray, "We have so many families in need of financial assistance. I ...


  12. EcoFoil Earns Greener Product CertificationRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 29, 2015 | PRWeb

    ... - we do not sell radiant barrier product imported from Asia. EcoFoil is a division of Clickstop, Inc., located in Urbana, Iowa. Clickstop was founded in 2005 as a manufacturer's representative and distributor of building materials to customers in ...


  13. Clickstop Recognized as One of the Coolest Companies in the CorridorRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 18, 2015 | PRWeb

    ... hard, but we also want them to be happy." Clickstop owns and operates several brands out of its two facilities in Urbana, Iowa. The company serves diverse markets ranging from the cargo control and moving industries to energy efficient insulation, ...


  14. Clickstop to Unveil Plans for Multimillion Dollar Company ExpansionRead the original story

    Jun 16, 2015 | PRWeb

    ... will unveil preliminary plans when Iowa Economic Development Authority Director Debi Durham comes to tour the Urbana based company on Wednesday, June 17. Durham is visiting Benton County as part of a local economic event hosted by the Benton ...


  15. Urbana 5 honored at races; many sign up for Iowa Donor NetworkRead the original story

    Jun 15, 2015 | Vinton Today

    Two months after the families of the Urbana 5 made the decision to help scores of others by allowing the five to be organ donors, the five were honored at the Benton County Speedway. Friends and family members of the five helped with raffles and other fund-raising projects for the Iowa Donor Network.


  16. Iowa Donor network honors five killed in crash, encourages others to register as organ donorsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 14, 2015 | KCRG

    Race fans and members of the Iowa Donor Network gathered at Benton County Speedway Sunday evening to remember five young people who died in a crash near Urbana in April. Family members of Triston Randall, 17, Quentin Ary, 19, Nicole Jacobson, 20, Hunter Tuttle, 14, and Zoey Tuttle, 12, say they were all organ donors.


  17. Area artists preparing for 2nd annual Arts in the Park, June 20Read the original story

    Jun 11, 2015 | Vinton Today

    ... event was the very first public event to take place after the park officially opened last year. Hokanson lives near Urbana and works with a variety of stone. His favorite is a kind of flint called chert which he gathers from the Maquoketa River area ...


  18. Racing community organizes memorial race for Urbana 5 with a focus on organ donationRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 9, 2015 | KCRG

    They were killed in a crash near Urbana two months ago. Family members say most of them were big race fans and spent many hours at the dirt track in Vinton.


  19. Country Fest fills fairgrounds with music; organizers begin planning for 2016Read the original story

    Jun 8, 2015 | Vinton Today

    Tim and Sandra Rathe of Urbana have danced to country music in many places throughout the years of their marriage, but never on a race track, says Sandra. The couple was the first of many to turn the dirt of the Benton County Speedway into a dance floor during the Benton County Country Fest.


  20. #sundaySneak: 'The Beast' ready to roarRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 5, 2015 | The News-Gazette

    Marvin Lacy carriers meat to the smoker in the kitchen at Lacy's Famous Kansas City-Style BBQ, at 119 W. Main St., in Urbana Wednesday June 3, 2015. It's been a long time coming, but Marvin Lacy said his new restaurant in downtown Urbana - Lacy's Famous Kansas City-Style BBQ - will open to the general public on Friday, June 12. Lacy and his wife, Beverly Jackson-Lacy, had hoped to have the place at 119 W. Main St., U, open last winter.