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Stories from Thursday, June 26, 2008

CRMC staff assists with flood relief (06/26/08)
Iowa has five DMATs (Disaster Medical Assistance Teams) across the state, including one out Sioux City. Four Cherokee Regional Medical Center employees are members of the DMAT out of Sioux City, and two of those employees were recently deployed to assist with the flood relief efforts in eastern Iowa...
Primary election costs given (06/26/08)
The Cherokee County auditor's office reports that the Republican and Democratic party primary elections on June 3 totaled $11,881.55. This cost will increase slightly because publication costs for the Aurelia Star have not been billed yet. He breakdown of costs is:...
Watermelon Days approaches (06/26/08)
Quimby Watermelon Days will be held on June 27 and 28. All children are invited to participate in the Kiddie Parade. Judging will be held at 5:45 p.m. on June 27 with the parade to follow at 6 p.m. This year's theme will be Disney Characters. On Saturday at 8 p.m., free watermelon is served. A variety of fun activities will take place during the two days. Seen here enjoying watermelon during the 2007 festivities are Kennadie and Cassady Lytle. File photo...
Lady Pirates shut out R-U to open MVC Tourney (06/26/08)
The Galva-Holstein Softball team opened the Maple Valley Conference Softball Tournament with a 9-0 win over Remsen-Unon at the Remsen field here on June 20th. The victory improved Galva-Holstein's overall record to 15-8. Pitching the shutout for G-H was Jaime Christensen, who pitched all 7 innings, giving up five hits while walking two and striking out two. ...
Lady Pirates edge Bulldogs, 3-2 (06/26/08)
GALVA - Galva-Holstein took a 3-2 victory over Aurelia here on June 19th in non-conference softball action. Jaime Christensen had another good outing on the mound for G-H, giving up two unearned runs on six hits, while walking two and striking out one in seven innings of work...
Aurelia girls win in 9 innings, 17-10 (06/26/08)
EARLY - The Aurelia High School softball team scored four runs in the top of the seventh inning to tie their game with Schaller-Crestland here on June 18th, and send the game to extra innings. The Bulldogs scored three more runs in their half of the eighth, only to see the host Wildcats tie it up again in their half of the inning...
Kirchner/son (06/26/08)
Mike and Deserae Kirchner of Correctionville are pleased to announce the birth of their son. Haron Jeffery Kirchner was born on June 12, 2008 at 3:15 a.m. She weighed 7 lbs. and 14 oz. and measured 20 inches long. Welcoming Haron home are his brothers Trent, Trevor and Nathan and one sister Michele...
Held/daughter (06/26/08)
Benjamin and Kristi Held of Coralville are proud parents of a girl Alexandria (Lexi) Marie. Born on June 15 (Fathers Day) at 12:08 p.m. She weighed 7 lbs. and 5 oz. and measured 19 inches long. Grandparents are Ken and Jan Kistenmacher of Aurelia and Gregory Held formerly of Cherokee and Meryl Hopper of Atlantic...
Becker/son (06/26/08)
Aaron and Angie Becker of Kingsley are pleased to announce the birth of their son. Zachary Michael Becker was born on June 8, 2008 at 4:27 a.m. and weighed 7 lbs. and 1 oz. and measured 20 inches long. Welcoming Zachary home is his brother Nicholas and his sister Grace...
Embrock and Reinholdt/daughter (06/26/08)
Scot Embrock and Dana Reinholdt of Sioux City are the parents of a girl born June 7, 2008 at 5:30 p.m. Hayden Rose weighed 7 lbs. and 8 oz. and measured 19 inches long. Welcoming Hayden home is her brother Adam. Grandparents are Dan and Bev Reinholdt of Cherokee and Orville and Sally Embrock of Alcester, S.D. Great-grandparents are Eva Budden of Granville and Mel and Norma Reinholdt of Cherokee...
Blake/daughter (06/26/08)
Jeremy and Christa Blake of Castana, are pleased to announce the birth of their daughter. Rowan Grace Blake was born on June 9, 2008 at 9:10 a.m. She weighed 8 lbs. and measured 20 inches. Grandparents are Brian and Cindy Baldwin of Anthon and Butch Carstens of Quimby and Dick and Barb Blake of Mapleton...
Is it really reform? (06/26/08)
Barack Obama is rightfully being taken to task for going back on a pledge to rely on public financing if his opponent would do the same. John McCain is accepting the public financing, which comes with a restriction as to how much can be raised through private donations...