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Stories from Monday, July 26, 2010

Massive Cleanup underway in Cherokee (07/26/10)
B-17 Bomber rides to be raffled off in Sioux City (07/26/10)
SIOUX CITY - The Mid America Museum of Aviation and Transportation in Sioux City is hosting a special event Saturday, July 31, at the Museum at 2600 Expedition Court, adjacent to the Sioux Gateway Airport here. Besides the many permanent displays in the 30,000 square foot Museum that take you on a journey through the history, science, and technology of American aviation and transportation, a special feature July 31 is the appearance of a World War II B-17 Bomber. ...
Preserving a vintage home (07/26/10)
For anyone who relishes the opportunity to see antiques, appreciates the beauty in having a room pop out at you with antiques situated just so taking you back in time, then the Woodall home is a perfect place to visit. To say it was a treat is putting it mildly...
Board hears from County Services Director (07/26/10)
Lisa Langlitz, Cherokee County Services Director, met with the Cherokee County Board of Supervisor on Tuesday. Langlitz reviewed the county guideline for eligibility for General Relief. She stated to the Board, that those guidelines are outdated, adding that the guidelines do meet federal guidelines but those guidelines haven't changed in 23 years...
Aurelia School Registration August 9th (07/26/10)
The Aurelia Comunity School will be having student registration on Monday August 9 from 7:30 a.m. - 7:30 p.m. in room 402 at the hugh school. Students will be registered and fees collected at that time.
Remember Our Troops! (07/26/10)
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Beef show at Marcus Fairgrounds (07/26/10)
The Chuck Simons Memorial beef show will be held at the Marcus Fairgrounds in Marcus on Sunday, Aug. 8, at 12:30 p.m. This is a sanctioned show for the Iowa Junior Beef Breeds Association. There will also be feeder calf classes.A lunch stand will be available and is being run by the 4-H Expo Center Committee to continue fundraising efforts...
Cherokee County man wins in Lottery (07/26/10)
DES MOINES, Iowa -- A Cherokee County man is Iowa's newest lottery millionaire and the lottery's seventh $1 million winner in 2010. Robert Stewart II from Aurelia stopped at a convenience store across from his wife's workplace to pick her up some beverages and decided to purchase the last "Lifetime Riches" instant-scratch game the store had...
Class 2A Iowa State Tournament Snapshots (07/26/10)
Here are some facts about this year's field in the Class 2A Iowa State Baseball Tournament. (Ed. note: The Cherokee Braves (17-13) will face Carroll Kuemper at 6 p.m. today (Monday July 26) in first round action at Principal Park in Des Moines) Top Win Coaches: Four of the field's head coaches have amassed over 230 wins. ...
Admitting Technological Defeat...Maybe (07/26/10)
I've never claimed to be on the cutting edge of technology. Like many people, when I hear the language that includes the words gigabytes, tom-toms, and l8er (later in texting land), I am quickly lost due to a lack of understanding. But even though I knew I was no where close to comprehending the possibilities of the latest and greatest gadgets, I thought I was dragging along at the tail end of understanding fast enough to pass as an impostor who knew what she was doing. ...
Overreaction? (07/26/10)
Great job on this year's Cherokee County Fair (07/26/10)
As we look back on the recent Cherokee County Fair, a smile comes to our face. This year's fair was not only successful, but just plain old- fashioned fun. The Cherokee County Fair Board should be proud of all their hard work in planning and executing this local summer tradition...