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Stories from Wednesday, November 3, 2010

Simonsen keeps supervisor seat (11/03/10)
With over 4,782 votes cast Tuesday out of 8,939 registered voters in Cherokee County (a 53.5 percent turnout) Jeff Simonsen, Republican, had commanding lead over his Democrat opponent, Chad Dutler, in the race for Cherokee County Board of Supervisor, District 3...
Christmas Parade scheduled for Dec. 2 (11/03/10)
Cherokee's "Wonderful World of Christmas Parade" is scheduled for 6 p.m. Thursday, Dec. 2 through Downtown Cherokee. Floats must have a Christmas theme and the annual Parade's overall theme is "Wonderful World of Christmas." The use of lighting and music is encouraged for all floats...
November Art Wall at the Sanford Museum (11/03/10)
A group of Cherokee seniors from the Good Times Place Art Club are November's artists at the Sanford Museum in Cherokee. On display at the Museum's Art Wall in the East Gallery are several works done by the Good Times Place Art Club. Over the last two years they have had four, eight-week long classes with their art teacher, Barb McGee of McGee Gallery and Framing in Peterson...
Legion Auxiliary notes (11/03/10)
The Cherokee American Legion and Auxiliary met on Oct. 21 for their monthly meetings. They had two new members at their meeting from Mississippi. Larry Byrd and his wife are both able to join the Legion and Larry is still active and stationed in Mississippi...
CRMC Clinic in Holstein to offer babysitting class (11/03/10)
HOLSTEIN-Cherokee Regional Clinic in Holstein will be offering a Basics of Babysitting class for girls and boys aged 10 to 16. This class will take place on Thursday, Nov. 11 from 5 p.m. -- 7:30 p.m. at the Holstein Clinic located at 112 North Kiel Street, Holstein. The class will be offered at no cost and participants will receive a complimentary copy of "The Ultimate Babysitter's Handbook" and a certificate of attendance. Light snacks will also be provided...
CRMC recognized for outstanding workers' safety accomplishments (11/03/10)
At a recent ServiShare/ Farm Bureau awards presentation, several hospitals with outstanding performance in the Workers' Compensation program were recognized. Cherokee Regional Medical Center received an award for recording the most improvement amongst Iowa hospitals in reducing the number of employee work related injuries incurred over the past five years. ...
TTT FV Cookie Sales (11/03/10)
TTT FV will be selling their cookie trays again this year during the Cherokee Downtown Open House on Nov. 14 from noon to 3 pm. Sales will be in front of Wilson TV and Appliance and at Hy-Vee Gifts and More. All proceeds help to send two girls to camp next summer. Trays are $5...
Hurd is published in Medical Journal (11/03/10)
Elizabeth Hurd, fourth-year medical student at Creighton University School of Medicine in Omaha, has just been published in CHEST, the journal of the American College of Chest Physicians (ACCP). The world's largest clinical cardiopulmonary and critical care medical society, ACCP is the leading resource for improvement in pulmonary, critical care, and sleep medicine worldwide. ...
CSWCD to hold meeting (11/03/10)
The Cherokee Soil & Water Conservation District will be having a meeting via conference call on Thursday, Nov. 4 at 9 a.m. at the USDA Service Center - 314 Lake Street in Cherokee. Individuals with disabilities and/or special needs should notify Tracy Rasmussen at 225-4151 of their need for special services far enough in advance of the meeting to enable services to be secured...
Runners with area ties shine at State (11/03/10)
FORT DODGE - Although Chronicle Times coverage area schools did not have much representation at the State Cross Country meet in Fort Dodge on Saturday, there were a couple of runners wih ties to the coverage area who did very well in the Class 1A boys' competition...
Ridge View snags Regional volleyball win (11/03/10)
MAPLETON - Coach Scott Mitchell's Ridge View Raptors continued to stay the course here Friday night, defeating a talented Maple Valley/Anthon-Oto team 3-1 in Regional semi-final volleyball action. The Raptors served 94 percent in claiming game scores of 25-22, 16-25, 26-24, 25-23 over the host Rams to advance to the Class 2A Regional finals played Tuesday night in Denison against Carroll Kuemper, which upset East Sac County 3-2 in a donnybrook Friday night by game scores of 18-25, 20-25, 25-11, 25-18, 16-14.. ...
Joseph D. "Joe" McDonald (11/03/10)
Joseph D. "Joe" McDonald, 28, of rural Ida Grove, passed away Saturday afternoon Oct. 30, 2010 at Mercy Medical Center in Sioux City. Funeral arrangements are pending at the Boothby Funeral Home in Cherokee, Iowa.
Jonathon Marshall (11/03/10)
Jonathon Marshall 27, of Le Mars,passed away Sunday, Oct. 24, 2010 east of Akron from injuries sustained in a car accident. Funeral services were held at 7 p.m. on Friday, Oct. 29, 2010, at the Carlsen Funeral Home in Le Mars, with Reverend Kevin Richter of St. Joseph Catholic Church officiating. A reception was held in Jon's memory at the Le Mars Eagle's Club immediately following the Memorial Service.Abiding by Jon's wishes, he was cremated...
Need to create a focus group? (11/03/10)
Harvest safety still a concern (11/03/10)
We know the recent spell of fantastic fall weather has allowed most area farmers the opportunities to complete the fall harvest. However, area farmers, residents, and motorists are cautioned that there is still plenty of activity in the fields and on the rural roads as farmers complete the baling and field prep work...