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Stories from Thursday, June 28, 2007

Remember our troops! (06/28/07)
CPL.Lenz K.J. 2/5 Fox Co. 1st. PLT. Unit 40360 FPO-AP 96426-0360 1st Lt Benjamin Voetberg AFRL/IF Rome Research Site 26 Electronic Pky Rome NY, 13441 AMN OLSON LISA P 1668 D ST P.O.BOX 408 ANDREWS AFB MD 20762 PFC Tony Cate 4 BCT, 1 CD (Echo Co. 2-7 CAV. Engr.)...
Depot receives baggage cart (06/28/07)
Don and Annette Blake of Cherokee recently donated a baggage cart to the Cherokee Depot. This is the third baggage cart to be displayed at the depot. What makes this cart unique is the fact that this baggage cart is one of the original carts used while the depot was in operation...
Tiernan, Kolpin file (06/28/07)
As of early Friday afternoon (June 22), James Tiernan and Ryan Kolpin have filed nomination papers for the position of Cherokee County Attorney. Tiernan was appointed by the Cherokee County Board of Supervisors as of June 1 to be county attorney. Kolpin has a private practice with an office in Aurelia, as well as being the county magistrate -until his resignation, effective June 21...
SB-L bid for Lakes Conference nixed (06/28/07)
A request from Sergeant Bluff-Luton to join the Lakes Conference was turned down by the nine Lake Conference schools by a 5-4 vote. Voting against the request were Storm Lake, Emmetsburg, Spencer, Sheldon, and Estherville. Voting in favor were Spirit Lake, Hull Western Christian, Cherokee, and LeMars...
Ruehle pitches Braves by Le Mars (06/28/07)
Ege, Johnson rap homers to lead Cherokee offense Kyle Ruehle dialed up a masterpiece for the #1 Cherokee Braves in a Lakes Conference tussle with a quality Le Mars team here Wednesday night, firing a one-hit shutout to lead the Braves to a 6-0 victory...
Cherokee girls topple Pocahontas (06/28/07)
WHS girls tally 16 runs in 5-inning victory POCAHONTAS - The improving Cherokee Washington High softball team frolicked past Pocahontas Area 16-3 here June 15 in a non-conference make-up game - originally scheduled for May 30, but rained out on that date...
Le Mars pounds WHS in softball (06/28/07)
Visiting Le Mars hammered the Cherokee Washington High softball team 18-0 here in a five-inning blowout, called early due to the 10-run mercy rule. Cherokee simply had no answers for the Bulldogs this night, either in the field or at the plate, as Le Mars pounded out 15 hits for 18 runs (14 earned)...
Cherokee girls fall hard to E-LC (06/28/07)
Visiting Estherville-LC ran roughshod over the Cherokee Washington High softball team here on June 18th, storming to a convincing 12-2 Lakes Conference victory. Cherokee managed just two runs on three hits, committed seven errors, and stranded three runners on base against the Midget's pitcher Christensen, who walked three batters and sturck out three...
Braves win late over HWC (06/28/07)
7-run seventh keeps Cherokee perfect at 16-0 HULL - The undefeated and second-ranked Cherokee Braves baseball team was pushed to the wall here Friday night before responding with a 7-run seventh inning and taking home a 14-7 victory over Lakes Conference rival Hull Western Christian...
Braves get by Midgets, 4-2 (06/28/07)
Tim Jones's homer, Cory Ege's pitching lead way The undefeated Cherokee Braves, at times looking uninspired, came away with a hard-earned 4-2 Lakes Conference victory over pesky Estherville-LC here on June 18th, thanks to Cory Ege's arm and Tim Jones's bat...
Bulldogs fall by 10-run rule (06/28/07)
AURELIA - The Aurelia Bulldogs faced another tough Northwest Conference foe here in Friday night baseball action, falling to the Storm Lake St. Mary's Panthers 12-0, in five innings. Senior hurler Tanner Winterhof pitched well for the 'Dogs, giving up only one earned run on six hits, while striking out four in 4 1/3 innings pitched. Unfortunately for the Aurelia nine, the Bulldogs again had some defensive lapses, and it cost them on the scoreboard...
Aurelia girls win 1 of 4 (06/28/07)
The Aurelia Bulldogs played four softball games over four days, and won one of their four games, playing against some very stiff competition. On Friday June 15, the team hosted conference rival Storm Lake St. Mary's. The Panthers came out on top in the contest by a 9-6 score...
Aurelia boys lose tough one, 12-9 (06/28/07)
AURELIA - The Aurelia Bulldogs lost a tough non-conference game here Tuesday night to Laurens-Marathon, 12 - 9. The Bulldogs "really got the bats going tonight for the first time in a while," said head coach T.J. Schaefer. Senior Tanner Winterhof and sophomore Camrin Meyer collected three hits apiece for the 'Dogs, and each drove in two runs also. ...
Beware of Texans bearing information (06/28/07)
A recent Associated Press story with a Lubbock, Texas dateline, laments the effects that higher corn prices are having on livestock producers and the potential impact of increased meat prices on consumers. The only acknowledgement that there is anything positive about growth in the ethanol industry is the statement, "Motorists might save a few cents a gallon filling their tanks with ethanol." This is followed by the warning, "But they could soon be paying more for a burger and a milkshake as a result.". ...