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Stories from Friday, July 24, 2009

City approves South Highland water/sewer extension project (07/24/09)
Cherokee City Administrator Don Eikmeier Tuesday night informed those present that the special meeting was called to consider extending city water and sewer lines approximately 900 feet to a private road to accommodate a future residential subdivision in the South Highland Addition...
Board hears County's readiness in emergencies (07/24/09)
Board hears County's readiness in emergencies By Mike Leckband The Cherokee County Board of Supervisors met Tuesday with Jan Carlson of the Cherokee Regional Medical Center's Public Health Services. Carlson presented the Board with a Public Health Emergency Preparedness policy for approval. Carlson has been continuing to update her Emergency plans that an included report, readiness responses, drills and vaccination distribution centers...
Ride in the sky (07/24/09)
As the middle of summer arrives, many farmers are thinking about applying herbicide and pesticide to their crops. First Co-Op of Cherokee handles many of those farmers' needs. First Co-Op recently hired Tom Wolf of T&M Aviation, who runs a certified applicator service out of Abbeville, La. They are currently in the area spraying fungicide on corn and beans...
Times Gone By (07/24/09)
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Washington High School Registration and Orientation (07/24/09)
Registration for the 2009-2010 school year for Cherokee high school students will be held Aug. 3, 4 and 5 from 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. each day, in the high school library. High school students will not be able to register via mail-in. Juniors and seniors are asked to come on Monday, Aug. ...
Going to the game? (07/24/09)
Tickets for the Iowa high school state baseball tournament are available by calling the Principal Park ticket office at (515) 243-6111 or 1-800-GO-I-CUBS. Tickets are available during regular office hours and before all Iowa Cubs home games. The Principal Park offices are open from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Friday and from 9 a.m. to noon Saturday...
CLASS 2-A FACTS (from the Iowa High School Athletic Associaton) (07/24/09)
Monday, July 27 - Quarterfinals Thursday, July 30 - Semifinals 6:00 p.m. - winners of Monday's 12 and 2 p.m. games 8:00 p.m. - winners of Monday's 6 and 8 p.m. Saturday, August 1 - Championship, 2:00 p.m. Ratings are from final Iowa High School Baseball Coaches' Poll...
Cherokee 2-Ball Golf winners named (07/24/09)
The winners have been announced for the recent Cherokee Golf & Country Club's annual Invitational 2-Ball Golf Tournament that included 123 couples from throughout Northwest Iowa and beyond - 55 couples on Saturday, and 68 on Sunday. Ken Slater of Cherokee and daughter Ann Slater of Sioux City won the Championship Flight in the Saturday competition after carding a 74. ...
Charlotte Curtis Worthley (07/24/09)
Domsch / son (07/24/09)
Kelli Domsch of Cherokee is happy to announce the birth of her son, Braden, at 5:36 p.m. on June 25, 2009. Braden weighed 7 lb. 13 oz. and measured 19 1/2 inches long. David and Kathy Domsch of Cherokee are his grandparents.
Patterson / son (07/24/09)
Nick and Kristin Patterson of Cherokee are pleased to announce the birth of their son, Garrett Kenneth Patterson, at 3:28 p.m. on July 20, 2009. He weighed 7 lb. 15 oz. and measured 20 1/4 inches long, and has one sister, Sophia Lynn Patterson. Grandparents are Kenny and Kathy Patterson of Cherokee and Craig and Lynn Iverson of Cleghorn...
Controlling cooling costs (07/24/09)
We may cuss about their rates and the frequency of and slow reaction time to power outages, but, by and large, our utility companies are on the high road when advising consumers on how best to cope with the heat and the cold. And, during the upcoming Dog Days of August, as the sun boils and the crops mature, coping with the high temperatures and humidity will be first and foremost in many people's minds...