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Stories from Thursday, November 9, 2006

P.A. program alleviates shortage (11/09/06)
During a citizens advisory board meeting at the Cherokee Mental Health Institute on Friday, Dr. Daniel Gillette, the MHI clinical director and interim superintendent, informed those in attendance that Iowa is facing a severe shortage in psychiatrists...
CCUSO undergoes expansion (11/09/06)
The Civil Commitment Unit for Sexual Offenders (CCUSO) at the main building of the Cherokee Mental Health Institution is undergoing a second level of expansion to increase capacity to 100. Brad Wittrock, director of operations at CCUSO, discussed what was going on at CCUSO to the citizens advisory board for CMHI' s area of service at a quarterly meeting on Friday...
Pirates bounced out of playoffs (11/09/06)
Manning handles G-H double-wing offense, 28-7 MANNING - The Galva-Holstein Pirates' feared double-wing running attack was effectively stopped by the Manning Bulldogs in a first-round Class A playoff game at Manning Wednesday night, as the Bulldogs scored an impressive 28-7 win over Coach Brad Knight's Galva-Holstein troops...
Struck Strikes Out: Dreckman earns off-season treat (11/09/06)
Rosetta Rosie Riedemann (11/09/06)
Rosetta Rosie Riedemann, 92, of Remsen, died Nov. 2 at the Happy Siesta Health Care Center in Remsen. Visitation was at 2 p.m. on Sunday at the Fisch Funeral Home in Remsen...
Robert Dean Parrott (11/09/06)
Robert Dean Parrott, 84, of Aurelia, died Nov. 2, 2006 in the Sunset Knoll Care and Rehabilitation Center, Aurelia, following a lengthy illness. Services will be held Tuesday, at 10:30 a.m. at the Immaculate Conception Catholic Church, Cherokee, Iowa. Rev. Armand Bertrand will officiate. Burial will be in the Pleasant Hill Cemetery, Aurelia, Iowa...
Winding Roads: Helping everyone (11/09/06)
I think most folks do not mind lending a helping hand to those who need it. It is when our trust has been violated that we become thoroughly disgusted. Let me explain. I have heard similar tales before but thought those folks were talking beyond what they really knew and gave it no credence...
Watch out for deer (11/09/06)
The Iowa Department of Transportation warns motorists that November is the worst month for vehicle collisions with deer. DOT statistics gathered between 2001 and 2005 show an average of 8,292 crashes involving animals in November. The next highest total is December with a monthly average of 4,849, followed by October with 4,773...