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Stories from Monday, November 5, 2012

Wood Carvers Artists of the Month at Sanford (11/05/12)
The Artists of the Month for November at the Cherokee Sanford Museum are the members of the Good Times Place Wood Carvers. Several examples of the unique carvings done by members of the club will be on display in the Museum's East Gallery throughout the month...
County Supervisor races key Tuesday's election (11/05/12)
Although several Cherokee County incumbent candidates are running unopposed on the 2012 General Election Ballot for November, three races have materialized for the three County Board of Supervisors seats up for re-election this year. For Cherokee County Supervisors in realigned District 5, Democrat incumbent Terry Graybill of Cherokee is not seeking re-election and his post is being sought by Republican Ginger Walker and Democrat Marci Brown, both of Cherokee...
Alta-Aurelia to present Fall Musical Friday-Sunday (11/05/12)
ALTA - This year's Fall Musical at Alta-Aurelia High School, "Once Upon a Mattress," is based on the classic fairy tale. Carried on a wave of wonderful songs, by turns hilarious and raucous, romantic and melodic, this rollicking spin on the familiar classic of royal courtship and comeuppance provides for some side-splitting shenanigans. Chances are that you'll never look at fairy tales quite the same way again...
Voting hours and locations for Election (11/05/12)
The Cherokee County Auditor's Office reminds voters that the polls will be open from 7 a.m. until 9 p.m. on Tuesday, Nov. 6 for the General Election. All residents in the State of Iowa must vote in the precinct in which they reside on Election Day. Polling locations for Cherokee County residents are:...
Veteran's Day Program in Aurelia (11/05/12)
AURELIA - The Alta-Aurelia Middle School will be presenting a special Veteran's Day program in the gym in Aurelia on Friday, November 9th, beginning at 11 a.m.
TTT 'Tour of Homes' this month (11/05/12)
The Cherokee TTT FV Tour of Homes will take place on Sunday, November 18, from 1 to 4 p.m. There are five homes on the tour. The homes included this year include those of Dave and Cindy Wilberding, 8 Brady Dr.; Chris and Connie Tofteberg, 305 Coyote Dr.; Leo and Kathy Hupke, 910 Hill St.; Russ and Angie Becker, 736 W. Cedar St.; and Harry and Cindy Sizeland, 400 Magnetic Ave...
2012 General Election results (11/05/12)
General Election results will be available on the homepage of the Cherokee County website on election night as soon as all precincts have reported. Go to: www.cherokeecountyiowa.com to see results. To view every County's election results for Iowa, go to the Iowa Secretary of State's website at http:electionresults.sos.iowa.gov/ and click on the correct election...
Pheasant hunter success on opening weekend (11/05/12)
Hunter success in Iowa's 2012 pheasant season opener followed what the roadside survey predicted. Better bird numbers were in northwest Iowa and few birds were seen in southern Iowa, but by and large, conservation officers found hunters were encouraged, but not satisfied, with their opening weekend hunt...
Election Day Pancake Feed (11/05/12)
The Cherokee VFW Post will be hosting a Election Day Pancake feed at the Cherokee VFW Club on Tuesday from 11 a.m. to 7 p.m.
District Champs! (11/05/12)
The Marcus-Meriden-Cleghorn seniors and coaching staff are pictured with the State Football Playoffs Qualifier Banner after the Eagles won District 1 with a perfect 9-0 record in their initial season of 8-player football. MMC played undefeated District 2 Champs Newell-Fonda in quarterfinal Playoff action Friday night in Newell. ...
Woratschka / son (11/05/12)
Ryan and Rachel Woratschka of Cadott, Wisconsin, are the proud parents of a baby boy, Dylan Thomas Woratschka, born on October 26, 2012, in Eau Claire, Wisconsin.
Wilson / son (11/05/12)
Matt and Andrea Wilson of Cherokee are happy to announce the birth of their son, Korbin Michael Wilson. Korbin was born at 3:25 a.m. on October 29, 2012, weighed 8 lb. 6 oz., measured 21 inches long, and was welcomed home by his big brother, Kolden...
Please vote on Tuesday (11/05/12)
By now, many have grown tired of what seems to be an endless roll of presidential campaign commercials. On one side, Barack Obama is either a great leader holding the country together during one of its worst economic periods or he has run the country into the ground. On the other side, Mitt Romney either doesn't care about most Americans or is the type of fiscal and social conservative needed to pull this country back from the brink of disaster...