Cherokee man pleads guilty to charges from police standoff
CHEROKEE - A Cherokee man faces a 10-year prison sentence after pleading guilty to firearm charges related to standoff with police. Joshua Allender, 36, pleaded guilty Monday in Cherokee County District Court to intimidation with a dangerous weapon and assault on a peace officer...
Artist of the Month
Kendra Sorum is the Sanford Artist of the Month for March. "I have been painting for 40 years non-stop," said Sorum."I started painting when I was 13 years old. I did the whole college thing for 6 years on-and -off. But I always wanted to do things my way. I always wanted to paint portraits. But other avenues took me through landscapes, experimental painting, abstract air brushing, and even crafts."...
Pancakes served in Larrabee
The Larrabee Fire Department held a pancake breakfast on Sunday, March 1.
The Cherokee Symphony performed at the Cherokee Community Center on Sunday, March 1. Ted Hallberg, cellist and string teacher-music coordinator for the Le Mars Community School District, conducted the orchestra.
WITCC TRIO Student Award
Melissa Delaney-Kohn of Cherokee has received the WITCC TRIO-Student Support Services Achiever of the Month Award for March. This award recognizes Western Iowa Tech TRIO students for demonstrating qualities of leadership and citizenship while achieving collegiate academic success. ...
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