Author Archives: Janelle Tucker


The Meadows Purchases an Automatic External Defibrillator

The Meadows Purchases an Automatic External Defibrillator

The Meadows Assisted Living community recently purchased an Automatic External Defibrillator. In recent years, automated external defibrillators have become a familiar sight in many workplaces and community buildings because of their ability to save the life of someone stricken by a sudden cardiac arrest before EMS responders arrive. The purchase of The Meadows’ AED was

Howard J. Werner – Worthington

Howard J. Werner, 94, of Worthington, Iowa died Sunday, March 22, 2015 at home.   Friends may call from 2:00 – 8:00 p.m. Wednesday, March 25, 2015, at Kramer Funeral Home, 750 12th Ave SW in Dyersville where a parish vigil service will be held at 2:00 p.m.  Friends may continue to call from 9:00

Harold “Shorty” Matt – Elkader

Harold “Shorty” Matt, 90, of Elkader, died March 21, 2015, at the Mercy Medical Center in West Des Moines.   Mass of Christian Burial: 11 AM on Saturday, March 28, 2015, at St. Joseph Catholic Church in Elkader. Inurnment: St. Joseph Catholic Cemetery, Elkader. Visitation: 4 to 7 PM Friday, March 27, 2015, at St.

Bernice Kremer – Dyersville

Bernice R. Kremer, 86, of Dyersville died Saturday, March 21, 2015, at Mercy Medical Center in Dubuque.   Friends may call from 3:00 – 8:00 p.m. Friday, March 27, 2015, at the Kramer Funeral Home, 750 12th Ave SW, in Dyersville where a parish vigil service will be held at 3:00 p.m.  Friends may continue

John LaMere – Columbia, MO, formerly of Edgewood

John LaMere, 88, of Columbia, Missouri formerly of Edgewood, Iowa, passed away Saturday, March 21, 2015, in Columbia.   John was born December 27. 1926 in Kalamazoo, Michigan,  the son of Paul and Rose Mara LaMere. On April 30, 1955, he married Nola Beth Ash in Edgewood.   He served with the US Army in WWII


Clayton County Public Safety Drill Planned Monday Morning

A public safety drill will take place Monday morning in Clayton County. The Clayton County Sheriff’s Office says the drill will take place at 9 am at the Clayton County Courthouse and the Clayton County Office Building. Officials will be testing the ability of multi-agency response teams for emergencies, with the Sheriff’s Office, Elkader Police Department, Elkader


Driver Injured in Crash Near Central City

One person was injured in a crash east of Central City late Saturday night. According to a press release from the Linn County Sheriff’s Office, a pickup truck drove into the ditch at the intersection of Sawyer Road and Wagner Road. The truck rolled over, coming to rest on its wheels in Buffalo Creek. The


Manchester Man Arrested on Numerous Drug Charges

A Manchester man has been arrested on numerous drug charges. The Manchester Police Department served a search warrant at 600 East Fayette Street in Manchester on February 15th. During that time, officers found controlled substances and drug paraphernalia. This week, police arrested 25-year old Casey Funke of Manchester. Funke has been charged with Possession of Methamphetamine,

Top copyright 2014 cmedia inc.