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Stories from Thursday, November 3, 2011

Election run-down for Cherokee County towns (11/03/11)
There are several city elections in Cherokee County on Tuesday. In the City of Aurelia, Cindy L. Nelson, incumbent council member, and challenger Jacob Schutt are running for two open Council Member At-Large positions. The office of Aurelia Mayor is also open, with no candidates on the ballot. Write-in votes will most likely determine who will be the next Aurelia Mayor. Voting will be held from 7 a.m. to 8 p.m. at the Aurelia Community Center...
Fifth graders write about recent farm outing (11/03/11)
In September, the Cherokee Middle School fifth grade enjoyed listening to several speakers inform them about farming, particularly where their food comes from, safety on the farm, products made from corn and beans, and farm careers. The following day the fifth graders boarded their buses and headed out to various farms and agricultural businesses to learn even more...
A-A students named to Honor Band and Choir (11/03/11)
The Northwest Iowa Choir Directors Association Junior High Honor Choir performed Tuesday at 6 p.m. at the LeMars High School Gym. Eight students from each area school were accepted to participate in the day's rehearsals and concert, and choir students representing the Alta-Aurelia Middle School included Hannah Nelson, Katie Van Berkum, Lexie Patton, Reghan Harms, Jeremiah Anderson, Skylar Solko, Shawn Henley, and Ben Kearney...
Chamber Coffee (11/03/11)
This week's Cherokee Chamber of Commerce Coffee will be held at 9:30 a.m. at the Cherokee Public Library. The Library is located at 215 S. Second St. Come and see all the book baskets that will be on display.
Chamber Coffee (11/03/11)
This week's Cherokee Chamber of Commerce Coffee will be held at 9:30 a.m. at the Cherokee Public Library. The Library is located at 215 S. Second St. Come and see all the book baskets that will be on display.
Ardis Kate Baker (11/03/11)
Ardis Kate Baker of Quimby,age 81, passed away Tuesday, November 01, 2011 at the Happy Siesta Nursing Home in Remsen, IA. Funeral services will be held at 10:30 a.m. Saturday, November 5, 2011, at the Immaculate Conception Gym. Father Armand Bertrand will officiate. ...
Library News (11/03/11)
Boo, Happy Thanksgiving and Merry Christmas. It seems to me all three holidays run together anymore. This week at the Cherokee Public Library I've handed out treats, made a November bulletin board, and printed off signs for the Friends of the Library's fund raiser with pictures of Christmas trees...
Ways to cozy up your home (11/03/11)
With the long, usually frigid winter months just ahead of us, we offer a few simple decorating touches that can add warmth to just about any home. Try an area rug. Nothing shows winter faster than cold floors on bare feet. Ward off chilly toes by placing area rugs in well-traveled areas of your home...