[Masthead] Overcast ~ 37°F  
High: 43°F ~ Low: 34°F
Thursday, Mar. 30, 2017

Stories from Wednesday, June 6, 2012

Fire damages fairground building (06/06/12)
On Sunday May 27 at 5:28 a.m., the Cherokee Fire and Rescue Department responded to a fire at the Cherokee County Fairgrounds. According to Doug Gochenour of the CFRD a passer- by spotted the blaze and called the CFRD and reported that there was a building on fire...
Soil and Water Conservation Poster Contest Awards Presented (06/06/12)
The Cherokee County Soil and Water Conservation District (SWCD) Commissioners are pleased to announce this year's fourth grade conservation poster winners. From Cherokee the winners are Mikey Burkhart -- First Place, Lauren Shea - Second Place, and Kaysie Johnson -- Third Place. ...
Farmers' Market returns Thursday (06/06/12)
Another sure sign that summer is here - the Cherokee Area Farmers' Market (CAFM) returns this Thursday. The weekly event will be held each Thursday evening between 4 p.m. and 6:30 p.m. from June 7 - Sept. 27, at the historic Cherokee Railroad Depot, 119 S. 4th St. in Cherokee...
Retirement party (06/06/12)
There will be a retirement party for Sue Schwaller on Thursday from 4 p.m. to 6 p.m. Please join the Cherokee County Extension Council and Staff at the Cherokee County Extension Office at 209 Centennial Dr. in honoring Sue on her retirement.
Wayne Hartig (06/06/12)
Wayne Hartig of Larrabee,age 96, formerly of Manson, passed away Saturday, June 02, 2012, at the Cherokee Regional Medical Center in Cherokee. Funeral services will be held at 1:30 P.M. today at the United Church of Christ in Manson. Pastor Bill Howie will officiate. ...
Hansons celebrate 60th Anniversary (06/06/12)
Palmer and Ruth Hanson of Cherokee will be celebrating their 60th wedding anniversary on June 8. Cards may be sent to them at 413 W. Cedar Cherokee, IA 51012.
Sorensens mark 60th Anniversary (06/06/12)
On May 23, Loren and Judy Sorensen marked their 60th wedding anniversary. The couple will be celebrating on June 9, from 2 p.m. to 4 p.m. at the Henke Farm, located 1225 550th St. No gifts please.
Wonderful week in Cherokee (06/06/12)
Wow! Was Cherokee the place to be last week, or what? Memorial Day Monday, a wonderful day of remembrance, colorful and poignant military ceremonies at our cemeteries, family leisure and togetherness, cook-outs, and beautiful spring weather got the week off to a rousing start...