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Stories from Friday, May 14, 2010

Cherokee Hy-Vee Distribution Center recognizes Employees of the Quarter (05/14/10)
Hy-Vee Distribution Center extends its congratulations to Dustin Richardson, he was announced as one of the Employees of the 2nd Quarter. Dustin started his Hy-Vee career in February of 1999 as a part-time order selector in the Grocery department. He was promoted later that same year to regular-time in Grocery. In January 2004, Dustin accepted a full-time position in the...
City-wide Clean-up Day Monday (05/14/10)
The City of Cherokee is again sponsoring a City-Wide Clean-up Day. To make this job easier, City employees will assist on Monday, May 17 by picking up in all areas of the city -- provided arrangements are made in advance at City Hall. The City Council encourages residents to take advantage of this to help you clean up your property. ...
'Chateau de Vue' impacts Country Club (05/14/10)
A renovated, upscale atmosphere and a professionally crafted "American Steakhouse" menu awaits diners at the new Chateau de Vue Restaurant at the Cherokee Golf & Country Club, scheduled to officially open in early June. The restaurant will be open to the public and will be operated by Hy-Vee, which is leasing the facility from the Country Club. ...
Learning Luncheons at Extension Office (05/14/10)
ISU Extension will be holding 2 garden Learning Luncheons this month. Tuesday, May 18 - Site Selection for Plants and Shrubs Tuesday, May 25 - Having Fun in the Garden with Found Containers and More. Both workshops will be held from 12:00 noon - 12:45 and will be held at the Cherokee County Extension Office, 209 Centennial Dr...
Supervisors get update on C-38 project (05/14/10)
Cherokee County Engineer Dave Shanahan gave an updated report on the C-38 overlay project to the Cherokee County Board of Supervisors on Tuesday. The project consist of laying one inch of asphalt to even out the road and to create a buffer zone with an additional seven inches of concrete on top of the asphalt...
Mid-Sioux awarded federal funds (05/14/10)
Mid-Sioux Opportunity, Inc. has been chosen to receive $2,432 to supplement emergency food and shelter programs in Cherokee County. The selection was made by a National Board that is chaired by the Department of Homeland Security's Federal Management Agency and consists of representatives from American Red Cross; Catholic Charities, USA; National Council of Churches of Christ in the USA; The Jewish Federations of North America; The Salvation Army; and, United Way Worldwide. ...
Tale of 'Peter Rabbit' in Arnolds Park Saturday (05/14/10)
ARNOLDS PARK - The Iowa RockNRoll Music Museum is welcoming five original members of DeeJay & the Runaways to tell "The Tale of Peter Rabbit." at their "Third Saturday at the Museum" event to be held on Saturday, May 15 at 1 p.m. The museum is located next to the Amusement Park in Arnolds Park...
Times Gone By (05/14/10)
Smoke/CO alarms the answer (05/14/10)
With their proven ability to double a family's chance of surviving a residential fire, smoke detectors are one of the most valuable fire safety tools on the market -- yet we tend to take them for granted. And, carbon monoxide - appropriately dubbed "the silent killer" -- also gets little or no attention in many homes...
Clow receives award (05/14/10)
Jessica Clow was awarded the Outstanding Sophomore Student Award at the Presentation College Scholarship and Awards Ceremony held recently in Fairmont, Minnesota. The award is given to the nursing student who has consistently demonstrated the traits of baccalaureate nursing. Outstanding student awardees serve as class leaders and role model the importance of nursing scholarship, academic integrity, and professional character through their words, actions, and grades...
Goodwill Trailer a success in Aurelia (05/14/10)
SIOUX CITY - Goodwill Industries of Sioux City thanks the many donors who contributed to the recent Ambassador Drive in Aurelia. During the last Ambassador Drive, Aurelia community Ambassador volunteers helped collect 5,600 pounds of donated materials which will be distributed to any or all of the 16 Goodwill regional store locations...
LWML meets at Trinity Lutheran Church (05/14/10)
The Spring Rally of the Lutheran Women Missionary League was held recently at Trinity Lutheran Church in Cherokee. The evening began at 6 p.m. with registration, and coffee and desserts served by Host Society. The meeting began at 6:30 p.m. and the theme was "Mission Work in Haiti." The opening and closing devotions and Memorial Rememberance for recently deceased members were given by Zone Counselor, Pastor Larry Lemke of Aurelia...
Celebrating 95th Birthday (05/14/10)
Helen Struck turns 95 years old Wednesday, May 19 and enjoys watching baseball on TV and receiving cards for her birthday from all her friends and family. Helen resides at the Cherokee Villa, 1011 N. Roosevelt Ave., Room 107, Cherokee, Iowa 51012.
District Track & Field sites announced (05/14/10)
District Track & Field sites announced The sites for the Iowa High School District Co-ed Track and Field Meets have been released. Area schools Aurelia, Marcus-Meriden-Cleghorn, South O'Brien and River Valley will all be competing in the Class 1A District 7 meet at Laurens-Marathon...
Jone Illene Pearson (05/14/10)
Jone Illene Pearson, age 72 of Cherokee, passed away Monday, May 10, 2010 at her residence. Funeral Services were held at 10:30 a.m. today at Greenwood Funeral Home in Cherokee. Rev. Magrey R. deVega will officiate. Visitation was held at noon on Thursday, with the family present from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. Thursday night at Greenwood Funeral Home. Burial will be at Cedar Cemetery in Fonda. Online condolences may be left at www.greenwoodfuneral.com...
Larry A. Jorgensen (05/14/10)
Larry A. Jorgensen, 57, of rural Marcus, passed away suddenly on May 12, 2010 at Floyd Valley Hospital in Le Mars. Funeral services will take place at 10:30 a.m. on Monday, May 17, 2010 at Trinity Lutheran Church, rural Marcus. Rev. Don Meyer will officiate. ...
Basic Biittner : First Inductees (05/14/10)
The NASCAR Hall of Fame in Charlotte, North Carolina, will open for business this month, and - in addition to all the up-to-date, interactive, high definition technology that will be on display and various and sundry artifacts of NACAR history - the Hall's first class of Hall of Fame inductees will be enshrined. ...
Inevitable (05/14/10)