Author Archives: Janelle Tucker

Anna G. “Annie” Tegeler – Dyersville

Anna G. “Annie” Tegeler, 86, of Dyersville died Sunday, Oct. 4, 2015, at Mercy Medical Center in Dubuque. Visitation will be held from 3:00 – 8:00 p.m. Wednesday, Oct. 7, 2015, at Kramer Funeral Home, 750 12th Ave SW in Dyersville. A Celebration of Life will be held at 10:00 a.m. Thursday, Oct. 8, 2015,

Steven Chris Glawe – Elkader

Steven Chris Glawe, 59, of Elkader, died Sunday, October 4, 2015, at his home in Elkader. Funeral Service: 11:00 AM on Wednesday, October 7, 2015, at Norway Lutheran Church, rural St. Olaf, with Pastor Marshall Hahn officiating. Burial: Norway Lutheran Church Cemetery, rural St. Olaf Visitation: 10:00 am until service time at the church on

John W. Sand – Independence

John W. Sand, 56, of Independence, Iowa died Sunday morning, October 4, 2015 at the Buchanan County Health Center in Independence, Iowa of injuries sustained in an auto accident. John was born on April 17, 1959 in Independence, Iowa the son of Leo J. and Norene J. (Miller) Sand. He was a 1977 graduate of

Delaware County Driver’s License Issuance Notice

The Delaware County Treasurer’s Office is asking residents to refrain from getting their driver’s licenses on Wednesday, Oct. 7th and Thursday, Oct. 8th. All driver’s license personnel are required to attend educational meetings to retain their issuance ability. They’ll resume issuing on October 9th. The Treasurer’s Office will be open for property tax and car

Larsen Fires 5-under to Win Pin Oak Championship

Manchester, IA – September 20, 2015 – The 2015 Pin Oak Championship was held on Sunday, September 20th, with 18 local golfers competing for the title. The 27-hole format consisted of 18-holes to establish final pairings among the low 12 golfers, and a final 9-hole playoff to complete the Championship Division. Clayton Larsen fired a

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Iowa Soybean Association Builds on Environmental Services

  ANKENY, IOWA — The Iowa Soybean Association (ISA) welcomes three environmental professionals to directly assist farmers in improving natural resource management and environmental quality while also enhancing the competitiveness of soybean farmers. In September, Chris Hay, senior environmental scientist, along with Diane Ercse and Karl Gesch, watershed coordinators/resource management specialists, joined the Environmental Programs and

New Warden Appointed at Anamosa State Penitentiary

A new warden was appointed Friday to lead the Anamosa State Penitentiary. Iowa Department of Corrections Director Jerry Bartruff recommended William Sperfslage take over as Warden of the Anamosa State Penitentiary, where he got his start 36 years ago. The Anamosa State Pen houses up to 1,000 of the state’s “high risk” offenders, many of


Beardsley and Klostermann Lead Golfers in College Conference

CEDAR FALLS, Iowa — Wartburg College extended its overall lead to 41 strokes at the midway point of the 2015 Iowa Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (IIAC) Women’s Golf Championship after firing a 303 total Saturday at Pheasant Ridge Golf Course. The Knights, in pursuit of their ninth straight IIAC crown, have five of the top six

Norbert Kruse – Elkader

Norbert Kruse, 64, of Elkader, died Saturday, October 03, 2015, at the Strawberry Point Lutheran Home.   Private family services will be held at a later date.   Leonard Funeral Home and Cremation Service is in charge of arrangements.