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Stories from Wednesday, September 19, 2012

CRMC offers annual flu shots (09/19/12)
Cherokee Regional Medical Center will be offering annual flu shots to interested individuals. Influenza ("the flu") is a serious virus that spreads from infected persons to the nose or throat of others. Influenza can cause fever, cough, sore throat, headache, chills and muscle aches. ...
Holzhauer donation benefits military (09/19/12)
David B. Rogers, the Director of the Iowa branch of Employer Support of the Guard and Reserve, Inc., was at the Holzhauer South location in Cherokee last week to receive a nice donation from Dan Winchell, owner of Holzhauer Motors. Holzhauer's recently provided lunch for customers with the cost for those partaking in a free will donation to go to troops in the Armed Services. ...
Eagle Scout Prayer Garden project (09/19/12)
WASHTA - Thanks to a lot of help, Tristan Moffitt of Pierson reached his goal and is ready to build a Prayer Garden. Moffitt has chosen to build a 20' round Prayer Garden for the Washta United Methodist Church for his Eagle Scout Project. He is the Assistant Senior Patrol Leader of Troop 259 in Moville and attends the Washta United Methodist Church...
Museum hosts 'Snuff & Scents' program (09/19/12)
On Saturday, the Sanford Museum Association will present "Snuff & Scents" with Ward Paul and Chuck Schoenknecht at 7:30 p.m. Long time friends of the Cherokee Sanford Museum, Chuck and Ward, who are Antique Specialists and Lecturers, will present a program about the Sanford's beautiful snuff and perfume bottle collection...
Carver to speak on bullying at Ridge View (09/19/12)
HOLSTEIN - Ridge View will be having Matt Carver speak to students on October 3 regarding bullying, harassment, use of twitter, and facebook. Matt Carver is the legal services director for SAI (School Administrators of Iowa). He advises administration across the state regarding legal issues. He has started going out to schools to visit with students regarding bullying prevention...
Homecoming at Alta-Aurelia (09/19/12)
Alta-Aurelia High School is celebrating its Homecoming this week, with activities throughout the week. The King and Queen will be announced at the Coronation ceremony at the High School gym tonight, following a 6:30 p.m. Homecoming Parade, which will start at the football field and finish at the High School. The Warriors will play Lawton-Bronson in Friday night's Homecoming football game at Alta, with kickoff scheduled for 7 p.m...
Flu shots available (09/19/12)
Dr. Stephen Veit's office will be administering flu shots today until 5 p.m. for the convenience of his patients. No appointment necessary. Veit's office is located at 212 East Bow Drive
Weber joins Advisory Council (09/19/12)
Scott Weber of Central Insurance at Central Bank in Cherokee was recently invited to join the Agent Advisory Council for KHI Financial Solutions of Fort Dodge. The Council consists of 10 agents and has representation from large, small and independent agencies. ...
Items available at the CAFM (09/19/12)
Here is the list of vendors and the items they will have available for sale during the Cherokee Area Farmers Market under the canopy at the depot from 4:00 p.m. to 6:30 p.m. this Thursday. Dave & Sally Carlson will have tomatoes, peppers, and sweet potatoes...
Warriors lose to WC aerial assault (09/19/12)
MOVILLE - Woodbury Central quarterback Matthew Wright threw for seven touchdown passes here Friday night as he totaled 478 yards through the air - one of the highest single-game totals in Iowa history...
River Valley upended by Remsen St. Mary's (09/19/12)
REMSEN - River Valley quarterback Brennan Riedemann rushed for three touchdowns, passed for three more, returned a kick-off for one, and tallied a two-point conversion for a yeoman effort in the Wolverines' stunning 50-44 loss at previously winless Remsen St. Mary's (1-3) Friday night...
South O'Brien falls to Sioux Center (09/19/12)
SIOUX CENTER - South O'Brien picked up the first loss of the season on Friday, losing to Class 2A Sioux Center, 21-14, on the Warriors' home turf. The Wolverines held a 14-7 lead at the half, but were unable to hang on for a victory. Sioux Center started off the scoring with 5:15 to go in first quarter on a 4-yard run, and the Wolverines responded in the second quarter with a 1-yard run by Kody Nelson with 3:53 to go in the second quarter. ...
Rodney E. Maffin (09/19/12)
Rodney E. Maffin, age 78 of Seward, Nebraska, formerly of Cherokee, passed away Sunday, Sept. 16, 2012 at the Ridgewood Nursing and Rehab Center in Seward. Funeral services will be held at 10:30 a.m. Friday, September 21, at Trinity Lutheran Church in Cherokee. ...
Rev. Alfred E. McCoy (09/19/12)
Rev. Alfred E. McCoy, age 83, of Sioux City, passed away Thursday, September 13, 2012, at Mercy Medical Center in Sioux City. Mass of Christian Burial will take place at 10 a.m. Wednesday, September 19, 2012 at the Cathedral of the Epiphany Catholic Church in Sioux City, Iowa. ...
Coping with illegal dumping (09/19/12)
We applaud all municipal, county, and state officials, and the Department of Natural Resources Energy and Waste Management Bureau's continuing efforts to raise awareness on illegal dumping in Iowa. It is no secret that the illegal disposal of solid waste presents serious environmental and public health problems. ...