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Stories from Tuesday, March 13, 2007

Iowa Girls State Tournament Results (03/13/07)
For you "snow birds" or former Iowans who are interested, the Iowa Girls State Tournament was played last week at the new Wells Fargo Arena in Des Moines. They no longer play in the "Old Barn" - otherwise known as Veterans Auditorium - "The Vet". The champions for the four classes this year were:...
GPAC Honors for Bartel (03/13/07)
SIOUX CITY - Morningside College sophomore Autumn Bartel, a Cherokee Washington High graduate, has been named to the All-GPAC (Great Plains Athletic Conference) Honorable Mention women's basketball list. Bartel, a 5-9 guard, averages 8.3 points per game and is the Mustang's second leading rebounder with an average of 3.7 rebounds per game. Bartel, the 35th leading scorer in Morningside history with 648 career points, was a second-team All-GPAC selection last year...
Irene Hollingsworth Wiemers (03/13/07)
Dr. Irene Hollingsworth Wiemers, 85, died March 7, 2007 at her home. A memorial service will be held Friday, March 23 at 11 a.m. at the Unitarian Church, Davenport. In lieu of flowers or memorials, Irene would want everyone to go out into the world and do the right things for the right reasons...
Mattie Lou Zeiner (03/13/07)
Mattie Lou Zeiner, 97, died March 6, 2007 at the Cherokee Villa Nursing Home and Rehab Center. She is survived by her only child, Sally Ann Birge of Pasadena, Calif. She was preceded in death by her husband, Milton Block Zeiner, her mother, Annie McCormack, and brother, Joseph McCormack, both from Le Mars and her sister, Sarah Ellen Beck, of Grand Rapids Mich...
Irwin/Mortenson (03/13/07)
Dr. Tom and Jan Irwin and Barbara Timmins, both of Cherokee, are delighted to announce the engagement and June wedding of their children Allison Irwin and Ron Mortenson. Allison is a 2003 graduate of Washington High School, and 2006 graduate of the University of Iowa with a bachelor degree in Health and Sport studies with an emphasis in Health Promotions. She is currently in her third trimester at Palmer Collage of chiropractic in Davenport...
Let's hear it for our 'road warriors' (03/13/07)
As Old Man Winter blasted us with rain, ice, snow, wind and frigid temperatures during a blizzard that pretty much shut Cherokee County down for nearly three days last week, it's time to think about the dedication to duty of our street and road crews, utility workers, law enforcement officers, fire fighters, and emergency responders...
Fair debt collection (03/13/07)
Most Americans find themselves owing some kind of debt at some time in their life. But Iowa law prohibits coercive, abusive, harassing, fraudulent, or deceptive collection practices in consumer debts. Here are some important rights you have when dealing with debt collectors:...