Author Archives: Mike Johnson

Thomas Everett Earl Nagel – Elkader

Thomas Everett Earl Nagel Elkader, Iowa Thomas Everett Earl Nagel, 93, died peacefully on August 24, 2014 at the Guttenberg Care Center. Graveside Services will be at 10:00 am on Saturday, August 30, 2014 at East Side Cemetery, Elkader, Iowa . There will be no visitation. Inurnment will follow at East Side Cemetery. Leonard Funeral


First Radio Iowa HS Football Poll

Class 4A 1. Dowling Catholic vs 3A #1 Xavier 2. Waukee vs #4 Valley 3. Bettendorf @ 3A #3 Assumption (Thurs) 4. WDM Valley @ #2 Waukee 5. Cedar Rapids Washington vs CR Jefferson 6. Dubuque Hempstead vs Muscatine 7. S.E. Polk @ Johnston 8. Pleasant Valley vs North Scott 9. Cedar Falls @ Iowa

Steven James Harreld – Strawberry Point

Steven James Harreld, 32, of Strawberry Point,died Saturday, August 23, 2014, at Palmer Lutheran Health Center in West Union. Visitation:  4:00 P.M. to 8:00 P.M., Friday, August 29, 2014, at the United Methodist Church in Strawberry Point, and also on Saturday morning from 9:30 A.M. until service time at the church.   Funeral Service:  10:30 A.M.,


Farm Trade Groups Form Water Quality Alliance

DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) – Three Iowa farm trade groups have formed an organization called the Iowa Agriculture Water Alliance to push farmers harder on the implementation of farm practices designed to clean Iowa’s water. The group’s goal is to get more farmers to participate in the state’s Nutrient Reduction Strategy, a voluntary program initiated

Leona F. Freiburger – Delhi

Leona F. Freiburger, 96, of Delhi died Sunday, Aug. 24, 2014, at Regional Medical Center in Manchester. Friends may call from 2:00 – 6:00 p.m. Wednesday, Aug. 27, 2014, at St. John Catholic Church in Delhi where a Mass of Christian Burial will commence at 6:00 p.m. Burial will be at St. John Cemetery in


Oelwein Mayor Facing Sexual Abuse Charges Resigns

The mayor of Oelwein has resigned. Mayor Jason Manus resigned Friday effective immediately, days after being charged with sexually abusing two girls. City Attorney Ron Vanveldhuizen says the City Council is expected to accept the resignation Monday night. Mayor Pro-tem Peggy Sherrets will conduct the meeting. The 36-year-old Manus is accused of sexually abusing two

Sheila Lamphier – Independence

Independence –  Sheila M. Lamphier, 83 years old, of Hampton, Iowa, formerly of Independence, Iowa, died on Saturday, August 23, 2014, at the Rehab Center of Hampton in Hampton, Iowa.  She was born on May 3, 1931, in Buchanan County, Iowa, the daughter of Arthur Amos and Lois Miriam (Hazlett) Satterlee.  She graduated from high

Mary Sauser – Dubuque (Formerly of Cascade)

Mary R. Sauser, 96, of Dubuque, Iowa, formerly of Cascade, Iowa passed away Sunday, August 24, 2014 at Stonehill Care Center.  Visitation will be held for Mary on Friday, August 29, 2014 from 2 – 8 p.m. with a 7 p.m., scripture service at the Hoffmann Schneider & Kitchen Funeral Home, 3860 Asbury Rd, Dubuque,


Jones County Accident Victims Identified

The names of the victims in Monday night’s rollover accident northwest of Anamosa have been released. According to the Jones County Sheriff’s Office, a vehicle driven by 54 year old Phillip Pierce of Springville was northbound on Ridge Road and failed to negotiate the curve, entered the ditch, and rolled onto its top.  Pierce was pronounced

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