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Stories from Thursday, March 12, 2009

Color for a Cause (03/12/09)
The entire month of February the youth of Memorial Presbyterian Church helper Simon Fuller and Youth Leader, Sarah Gengler collected donations for World Vision/30 Hour Famine to help starving children all over the world. Gengler challenged her youth to raise $1,000 and if they were successful they could choose her hair color for the next month...
Man in Mongolia : 'Dr. Campbell's' famous home remedies (03/12/09)
Health care in Mongolia is to say the least, lacking. For all of the arguing and bickering we do in America about our health care system, compared to most of the world, it is good (really good). I have not had a direct experience with the Mongolian health care system (and knock on wood I won't have to) so I'm not going to talk about that. ...
Wa-Tan-Ye week proclaimed (03/12/09)
Cherokee Mayor, Pam Pierce (bottom right) proclaimed on Friday that March 8 through March 13 is Wa-Tan-Ye Week to correspond with National Wa-Tan-Ye week. The Wa-Tan-Ye Service Club invites the public to come and to learn about their organization, and to attend its annual Salad Luncheon at the Cherokee Memorial Presbyterian Church on May 13 from 11 a.m. ...
Sutherland, Paullina face law enforcement woes (03/12/09)
SUTHERLAND - Mike Anderson, O'Brien County Sheriff, informed the Sutherland City Council last week that effective July 1 the O'Brien County Sheriff's Office will not renew the contract that the sheriff's office held with the City of Paullina since 1990 to do the city's law enforcement...
Braves lettermen (03/12/09)
Varsity lettermen for the 2008-2009 Cherokee Braves basketball team were recognized at the post-season pot-luck on March 5 in the Cherokee Washington High Commons. They are, seated, left to right, Matt Koch, Nick Parker. Middle, Brandon Henke, Matt Pitts, Tyler Jones, Cody Ege. Back, Kyle Schuck, Keaton Tuttle, Brock Dagel. Absent, David Cook. Photo by Paul Struck...
Friedrichsen/son (03/12/09)
Dale and Melissa Friedrichsen of Holstein are excited to announce the birth of their son. Jonathon Floyd Friedrichsen was born on Feb 21, 2009 at 4:38 a.m. He weighed 8 lbs 5 oz and measured 22 inches long. Grandparents are Mark and Susan Perrin of Cherokee, and Don and Linda Friedrichsen of Holstein. ...
De Loera/daughter (03/12/09)
Jose and Christy De Loera of Cherokee are pleased to announce the birth of their daughter. Sophia Grace De Loera was born on Feb. 20, 2009 at 4:18 p.m. She weighed 8 lbs. and 1 oz. She measured 20 inches long. Welcoming Sophia home were her two brothers, Austin and Jon...
Winding Roads:Time of change (03/12/09)
It's highly unusual for me not to tromp off to Sioux City every two weeks or more frequently. But due to health and weather, I hadn't been there for over a month. Talk about change. I think since I hadn't been there, the shopping situation stood out like a sore thumb. I was astounded...
Communicating with kids about the economy (03/12/09)
Not surprisingly, parents may be reluctant to discuss difficult economic times with their children. Viewed as the province of adult anxiety, the burdens imposed by tumbling stock prices, falling home values, and rising unemployment are a powerful force, with 8 out of every 10 Americans blaming the U.S. economic crisis for much of the stress in their lives, according to a recent poll by the American Psychological Association...