South O’Brien falls to Sioux Center

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 […]

River Valley upended by Remsen St. Mary’s

River Valley defenders Tanner Zahnley, Samuel Briese, and Parker Goettsch hustle to share in tackling the Remsen St. Mary’s ball carrier during football action in Remsen Friday night. Photo by Jolene Smith 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 […]

Warriors lose to WC aerial assault

Garrett Van Houten (45) is about to lose the ball – one of several Alta-Aurelia turnovers in last week’s loss to Sioux Centra. Photo by Trent Johnson, Storm Lake Pilot-Tribune. Wildcats’ QB Wright throws seven TD passes MOVILLE – Woodbury Central quarterback Matthew Wright threw for seven touchdown passes here Friday night as he totaled 478 yards through the air […]

Coping with illegal dumping

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. The indiscriminate dumping of old tires, appliances, construction debris, and other solid wastes […]

Rev. Alfred E. McCoy

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. Most Rev. R. Walker Nickless will officiate. Burial will take place at […]

Rodney E. Maffin

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. Pastor Jon Riggert will officiate. Burial will be at Oak Hill Cemetery in Cherokee. Visitation will begin […]

Items available at the CAFM

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. Wayne Nafe will have potatoes, onions, carrots, peppers, radishes, and squash. Sharon and Loyd […]

Weber joins Advisory Council

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. Council members provide guidance in the development of future products, services and technological enhancements. The council aims to increase […]

Flu shots available

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

Homecoming at Alta-Aurelia

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 […]