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Friday 1/20 Basketball Scores

Friday night GIRLS basketball scores: Cascade 54, Durant 28 Clayton Ridge 50, Edgewood-Colesburg 39 Western Dubuque 65, Solon 36 Maquoketa 41, Beckman 32 Maquoketa Valley 66, Calamus-Wheatland 28 Mid-Prairie, Wellman 44, Monticello 34 Mount Vernon 58, Anamosa 30 North Linn 52, Midland, Wyoming 18 West Delaware 49, Central Clinton, DeWitt 39 Friday night BOYS basketball

Sue M. Goedken – New Vienna

Sue M. Goedken, of New Vienna, Iowa died Wednesday, January 18, 2017, at Guttenberg Care Center, Guttenberg, Iowa. Visitation will be held from 3:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. Friday, January 20, 2017, at Kramer Funeral Home, 750 12th Ave SW in Dyersville where a parish vigil service will be held at 5:00 p.m. Visitation will

Stanley Wayne Erickson – Elkader

Stanley Wayne Erickson, 80, of Elkader, died Monday, January 16, 2017, at the Elkader Care Center. He was born July 14, 1936, in Highland Township to Albert and Ida (Wilson) Erickson. Stan attended country school then went on to Elgin High School where he graduated. Following graduation, he worked briefly at Iowa Manufacturing in Cedar

Mary Ellen Scott – Maquoketa

Mary Ellen Scott, 88, of Maquoketa, Iowa, died on Friday evening, January 13, 2017, at the Jackson County Regional Health Center in Maquoketa, Iowa. A celebration of her life will be held at 10 A.M., Thursday, January 19, 2017, from the Carson Celebration of Life Center in Maquoketa, Iowa. Visitation will be held from 4

Nancy Cassel – Delhi

Nancy Lynne Cassel, 51, of Delhi, passed away, following a short illness, on Saturday, January 14, 2017, surrounded by family and loved ones, at the Edgewood Convalescent Home in Edgewood, Iowa.  She was born on August 4, 1965, in Manchester, the daughter of Allen and Sharon (Wade) Cassel.  She was baptized and confirmed in her

Garry G. Sargent – Cedar Rapids, formerly of Arlington

Garry G. Sargent, 73, of Cedar Rapids, formerly of Arlington, passed away on Thursday, January 12, 2017, at St. Luke’s Hospital in Cedar Rapids. He was born on May 12, 1943, at home at Cox Creek, near Mederville, Iowa, the son of Donald and Minnie (Phelps) Sargent. Garry attended country school near Edgewood and graduated

Latest Girls Basketball Rankings

The latest Girls Basketball rankings have been released. In Class 1A- Springville remains No. 1 after North Linn ended their 25-game win streak last Friday night. In Class 2A- Iowa City Regina is still the top team, North Linn bumped up a spot to 6th, Cascade moved up one notch to 10th. In Class 3A- Top-ranked

Jon L. Holland – Independence

Jon L. Holland, 69 years old, of Independence, Iowa, died on Wednesday, January 11, 2017, at the Buchanan County Health Center in Independence. He was born on March 9, 1947, in State Center, Iowa, the son of Ronald Verne and Neva Mae (Littlejohn) Holland. He graduated from high school in Independence with the Class of

Donald C. “Don” Meyer – Dyersville

Donald C. “Don” Meyer, 90, of Dyersville, Iowa died peacefully on Wednesday, January 11, 2017, at home. Visitation will be held on Friday, January 13, 2017 from 2 – 7 p.m. at Kramer Funeral Home, 750 12th Ave SW in Dyersville where there will be a Knights of Columbus Honor Guard in place from 4 –