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Stories from Wednesday, July 20, 2011

River reaches Highway 59 (07/20/11)
For those out and about in Cherokee on Tuesday, water over U.S. Highway 59 from the swollen Little Sioux River allowed travelers to receive an under-wash of their vehicles. The flooded river also forced the closing of East Main Street heading in and out of Cherokee on Monday afternoon. ...
Marcus Fair is August 11-14 (07/20/11)
MARCUS - Plans are finalized and tons of total family entertainment await for the 2011 Marcus Community Fair scheduled for Thursday through Sunday, August 11-14 at the Marcus Fairgrounds. This year marks the 75th Anniversary of the Fair and represents the 27th consecutive year of free gate admission made possible by fundraising, Cherokee County funding, State funding, Grant writing, and generous local supporters...
Cherokee School District 2011/2012 Registration (07/20/11)
Registration for Cherokee Schools will be district-wide and will be conducted at the Cherokee Middle School. This registration will also include ECLC students that have been accepted for the 2011-2012 school year. Registration will be held on the following dates:...
Answering the challenge (07/20/11)
To help fill the need at the Cherokee Mid-Sioux Opportunity's food pantry, Careage Homecare of Cherokee will be holding what they call "Pack the Pantry Party." On Aug. 11 in the parking lot of Careage Homecare there will be live entertainment, along with a several raffle drawings and grilled hot dogs from 4 p.m. to 7 p.m...
Cherokee County Fair Results (07/20/11)
Thursday, July 7 Grand Champion Market Barrow: Kacy Wolf Reserve Champion Market Barrow: Kacy Wolf Grand Champion Market Gilt: Amber Neisius Reserve Champion Market Gilt: Kacy Wolf Grand Champion Market Individual Overall: Kacy Wolf Reserve Champion Market Individual Overall:...
Items for sale at the Cherokee Farmers Area Market (07/20/11)
Items that will be available for sale during the Cherokee Area Farmers Marke under the canopy at the Cherokee Depot from 4 p.m. to 6:30 p.m. this Thursday: Dave and Sally Carlson of Carlson Vegetable Farm will have tomatoes, cabbage, beets, and cucumbers...
CRMC Relay for Life team fundraiser (07/20/11)
Again this year, Cherokee Regional Medical Center is conducting a themed gift basket silent auction fundraiser to support the Cherokee Relay for Life efforts during the month of July. Various departments and individuals within CRMC have donated over 20 different gift baskets for the auction, which is open to employees and the general public...
Darlene G. Gowan (07/20/11)
Darlene G. Gowan, 74, of Allison Park, Penn., died at her home on Friday, July 15, 2011, after a long battle with cancer. She was the daughter of Curtis and Maude Rogers, born Aug. 12, 1936, in LeClaire. She grew up in Princeton, Iowa where, after working in a lumber yard for several years, she married the pastor of her church, the Dr. ...
Imelda M. Roethler (07/20/11)
Imelda M. Roethler of Marcus, 93, passed away on Saturday, July 9, 2011 at Heartland Care Center in Marcus. A Mass of Christian Burial will take place at 10:30 a.m. on Friday, July 22, 2011 at Holy Name Catholic Church in Marcus. Farther Armand Bertrand will celebrate Mass. ...
Pamela Sue Nielsen (07/20/11)
Graveside services for Pamela Sue Nielsen, 60, of Champaign, Ill., will be Saturday, July 23, 2011, at 10:30 a.m. at the Pleasant Hill Cemetery, rural Aurelia with Pastor Missy Brown officiating. Pam died on May 5, 2011, at her home in Champaign, Ill. The Redig Funeral Home in Aurelia is in charge of arrangements...
Weede - Tapper engagement (07/20/11)
Ashley Weede and Steve Tapper, both currently living in Sioux City, happily announce their engagement and upcoming wedding. Ashley, the daughter of Larry and Diana Weede of Cherokee, is a 2003 graduate of Cherokee Washington High School, who earned a Bachelors Degree at Wayne State College in 2007 and will receive a Master's degree in Speech and language pathology from the University of South Dakota in August 2011. ...
Warm weather means bare feet (07/20/11)
At the beach, at the pool or just walking in sandals, it's the season where your feet get to breathe. But how do you keep your feet healthy as you expose them to dangers like athlete's foot and other maladies that can make your feet itch, swell, smell, or just look ugly?...