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Stories from Friday, October 17, 2008

Pellet processing facility near opening (10/17/08)
The new pellet processing facility at the Cherokee Landfill (CLF) recently installed their new pellet manufacturing machine, designed to produce combustible pellets that will be used for fuel in area businesses. The pellet-making machine was designed and built in Cherokee by Lundell Enterprises Inc. ...
Supervisors accept construction bid (10/17/08)
The Cherokee County Board of Supervisors met for their regular meeting on Tuesday Oct. 7 at the lower level of the Cherokee County Courthouse. Among the issues discussed at the meeting was the Board acceptance of a construction bid from STB Company of Hull to build a box culvert between sections 17 and 18 of Silver Township. The STB Company submitted the lowest bid for the project. The bid was for $57,310. STB out-bid four other companies for the project...
Man in Mongolia: Gettin' his 'airag' on (10/17/08)
(Editor's note: Cherokee Washington High and Iowa State University graduate Brett Campbell is serving a two-year stint with the Peace Corps teaching English in Mongolia. From time to time, he will be sharing his unique experiences in this "third world" country with our readers. We hope you enjoy Brett's writings and perspective as much as we do.)...