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Stories from Monday, March 26, 2012

Spring Sports Schedules - Ridge View (03/26/12)
Friday, March 30, Ridge View at Holstein Tuesday, April 3, Cherokee at Cherokee Monday, April 9, Ridge View at Holstein Friday, April 13, East Sac County at Sac City Saturday, April 14, Sioux City Relays at Sioux City Tuesday, April 17, Odebolt Arthur-BCIG at Ida Grove...
Spring Sports Schedules - South O'Brien (03/26/12)
Monday, March 12, Unity Christian at Dordt College Tuesday, March 27, at University of South Dakota Tuesday, April 3, MOC Floyd Valley at Orange City Monday, April 9, Kingsley-Pierson at Kingsley Tuesday, April 10, Spirit Lake at Spirit Lake Saturday, April 14, Sioux City West at Sioux City...
Spring Sports Schedules - River Valley (03/26/12)
Saturday, March 17, Indoor at BVU Friday, March 30, Ridge View Relays Tuesday, April 3, MVAO Relays Monday, April 9, Russ Kraii Saturday, April 14, Sioux City Relays Tuesday, April 17, OABCIG Thursday, April 19, Hinton Tuesday, April 24, Alta Friday, April 27, RV Inv...
Spring Sports Schedules - Marcus-Meriden-Cleghorn (03/26/12)
Monday, March 12, WEC Schools, at Sioux Center Friday, March 16, at Buena Vista Saturday, March 24, at University of South Dakota Monday, April 2, at Marcus Tuesday, April 3, at Cherokee Thursday, April 12, Sioux Center at Sioux Center Saturday, April 14, Sioux City Relays at Sioux City Morningside...
Governor 'Impressed' with LSCP Ethanol plant (03/26/12)
MARCUS - On Friday, Iowa Governor Terry Branstad was in Cherokee County to tour the Little Sioux Corn Processors Ethanol Plant near Marcus after an invitation from the LSCP Board of Directors. The Governor arrived promptly at 11 a.m., and was greeted by the Board Members,who took the Governor on a hands-on tour of the facility. ...
In the groove at MMC (03/26/12)
Being creative and using their imagination, the Marcus-Meriden-Cleghorn Highsteppers came up with a variety of songs and tempos, along with many costumes which truly pleased the crowd during a recent program at MMC. It demonstrates how much time they give to the program to make it so successful. See more photos in the "March Happenings" Photo Gallery...
USDA invites minority producers to join USDA Minority Farm Register (03/26/12)
The U.S. Department of Agriculture's (USDA) Farm Service Agency (FSA) invites minority farmers and ranchers in Cherokee County and across the nation to voluntarily join the USDA Minority Farm Register to receive information and opportunities from USDA agencies...
Budget workshops allow City to scrutinize requests (03/26/12)
The Cherokee City Council last week approved the 2012-2013 Fiscal Year budget totaling $9.55 million and carrying a property tax levy of $17.95 per $1,000 valuation. The new budget is approximately $2.4 million less than the FY 20011-2012 budget of $11.9 million, but 50-cents per $1000 more in levy rate due to adjusted property valuations. The last FY budget included the West Cherry Street and North 11th Street reconstruction projects that account for most of the differential in the new budget...
Sermons a la Carte (03/26/12)
Sermons a la Carte are held at the Memorial Presbyterian Church, 127 East Willow Street in Cherokee each Wednesday during the Lenten season. The service begins at 12:05 p.m. and lasts until 12:30. Lunch, at a cost of $3, begins at 12:30. This year's final Sermon a la Carte will be delivered Wednesday by Father Armand Bertrand of the Immaculate Conception Catholic Church, who will focus on "Sacrifice," and Immaculate Conception will be serving lunch following the sermon...
Twin Lakes Conference Art Day (03/26/12)
The first annual Twin Lakes Conference Art Day was held at Iowa Central Community College in Fort Dodge this week, and several Alta-Aurelia students were award winners. Here is a list of all winners: Best of Show, Artwork - Maranda Johnson, Alta-Aurelia, "Monarch Mind Control"...
Spring Sports Schedules - Alta-Aurelia (03/26/12)
Friday, March 30, Holstein Early Bird Co-ed at Holstein Tuesday, April 3, Tomahawk Co-ed at Cherokee Monday, April 9, Russ Krai Co-ed at Holstein Friday, April 13, Boys/Sac City at Sac City Friday, April 20, Boys/Pocahontas at Pocahontas Monday, April 23, Raptor Co-ed at Holstein...
Spring Sports Schedules - Cherokee Washington H.S. (03/26/12)
Thursday, April 12, Spirit Lake, Western Christian, home Saturday, April 14, Spencer, there Monday, April 16, Estherville/Lincoln Central, there Monday, April 23, Storm Lake, there Saturday, April 28, Storm Lake, there Thursday, May 3, LeMars, there...
Alta-Aurelia in process to start soccer program (03/26/12)
ALTA - Alta-Aurelia has responded to student requests and is in the process of putting together a soccer program for boys and girls teams. Will Dible is the coach of the first soccer team at Alta-Aurelia High School, and there was quite a turnout of prospective players...
Belva Frances Markusen (03/26/12)
Belva Frances Markusen, age 88, of Correctionville, passed away on Wednesday, March 21, 2012 at the Correctionville Nursing and Rehab Center of Correctionville. A funeral service was held on Saturday, March 24, 2012 at at the Nicklas D. Jensen Funeral Home of Correctionville, with the Rev Sheryl K. Ashley officiating. Burial was in the Oak Hill Cemetery of Anthon. The Nicklas D Jensen Funeral Home of Correctionville is in charge of the arrangements...
Letsche, Mason Exchange vows (03/26/12)
Nick Letsche of Marcus and Kristi Mason of Cleghorn were united in marriage on January 7, 2012 at 2 p.m. at Holy Name Catholic Church in Marcus. Father Armand Bertrand officiated the ceremony. Kristi is the daughter of Dean and Joyce Mason of Boardman, Oregon and Nick is the son of Jeff and Julie Letsche of Marcus. Grandparents are Earlene Jennings of Ontario, Oregon and Jerry and Charlene Letsche and Joe and Barb Rosener, all of Marcus...
Oswalds celebrate 60th anniversary (03/26/12)
Stanley and Sally (Haller) Oswald celebrated their 60th wedding anniversary, March 23 with a family gathering at the home of their daughter and son-in-law, Julie and Bruce Hiller. Stanley and Sally were married at the home of Sally's parents in Sioux City on March 23, 1952. ...
Basic Biittner : Play Ball! (03/26/12)
Forget about March Madness, Peyton Manning and Tim Tebow. The real professional sports begin in just a few short days. The 2012 Major League Baseball season will open then with the christening of one ballpark, a 20th-anniversary celebration of the ballpark that changed everything and the hope of another World Series that will end no later than October...
April 'Keep Iowa Beautiful' month (03/26/12)
As spring approaches and we move toward April, we start thinking less of the winter and more about warm weather activities like housecleaning, planning trips, looking over seed catalogues, cleaning up the yard and garden, planting, and home improvement plans...