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Building for the future

Tuesday, October 2, 2007

Groundbreaking cermonies for the new Marcus motel, Hometown Guesthouse, were held Saturday afternoon Sept. 22, 2007, on Iowa Highway 3. Mark Buschkamp, the executive director for the Cherokee Area Economic Development Corporation, served as emcee of the program. Wearing hardhats and with shovels in hand, the members of the board for the project posed for a photo. Left to right, they are Eric Wester, Chad Thompson, Carl Nelson, Brenda Werthman, Darcy Reuter, John Schneider, Becky Nothem and Marcus mayor Darrell Downs. Many were on hand to celebrate the economic development. Photo by Nancy Hohbach

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