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One Person Dead Following Car/Tractor Accident Near Greeley

One Person Dead Following Car/Tractor Accident Near Greeley

One person is dead following a fiery crash near Greeley Monday night.  The Iowa State Patrol says that a vehicle driven by 20 year old Timothy Greene of Edgewood was heading north on Highway 38 on the south edged of Greeley and struck the rear of a silage chopper operated by 56 year old Richard


NE Iowa Youth Football Week One Scores

The Northeast Iowa Youth Football season is underway…here are the week #1 scores: Starmont 36 Clayton Ridge Green 0| WD Black 40 Clayton Ridge Silver 0 Ed-Co 14 Dyersville White 0 Anamosa White 24 Midland 0 Dyersville Green 0 WD Orange 0 WD Hawks 12 Anamosa Blue 0

William Fry – Independence

Independence –  William H. Fry, 79 years old, of Independence, Iowa, died on Wednesday, September 9, 2015, at Lexington Estate in Independence.  He was born on April 12, 1936, in Cherokee, Iowa, the son of Edward and Lois Aline (Robinson) Hilbert.  He attended high school in Independence.  On October 10, 1953, he and the former


Latest Volleyball Rankings

Class 1A School Record LW 1 Janesville 7-3 1 2 Tripoli 4-3 2 3 New London 4-1 3 4 Central Lyon 6-2 5 5 Le Mars Gehlen Catholic 4-2 4 6 Grand View Christian 2-4 6 7 Sidney 7-1 10 8 Springville 5-5 8 9 Iowa Valley 8-4 10 10 Holy Trinity Catholic 2-0 11

Joyce Rima – Strawberry Point

Joyce Violet Rima, 82, of Strawberry Point, Iowa, passed away on Tuesday, September 8, 2015, after a long and courageous battle with Alzheimer’s, at the Strawberry Point Lutheran Home Memory Unit.  She was born on July 29, 1933, in Wauwatosa, Wisconsin, the daughter of Albert, Sr. and Minnie Klumpp.  She attended school in Milwaukee. On


Two Separate Accidents In Linn Co. Wednesday Afternoon

The Linn County Sheriff’s office responded to two separate accidents Wednesday afternoon.  At about 2:20, authorities responded to a two vehicle collision at County Home Road and North Center Point Road. A Jeep, driven by 24 year old Ryan Daugherty of Hiawatha was east bound on County Home Road when he attempted to turn north

Carol Rose Bolsinger Henkels – Greeley

Carol Rose Bolsinger Henkels, 65, of Greeley, Iowa, passed away on Wednesday, September 9, 2015, at the Edgewood Convalescent Home in Edgewood. She was born on February 18, 1950, in Guttenberg, the daughter of Glen and Patricia (Leliefeld) Bolsinger. Carol graduated from Guttenberg High School in 1969. After graduation, Carol worked at the Utah Electronics

Randi William Letts – Manchester

Randi William Letts, 57, of Manchester, passed away Sunday, September 6, 2015. Family will greet friends from 1:00- 9:00 p.m., Friday, September, 11, 2015, at Bohnenkamp Murdoch Funeral Home & Cremation Service, Manchester. A social gathering will be held from 2:00 – 6:00 p.m., Saturday, September 12, 2015, at Blue Collar Sports Bar in Manchester.

Dean Burington – Arlington

Dean Burington, 63, of Arlington, Iowa, passed away on Tuesday, September 8, 2015, at the Regional Medical Center in Manchester. He was born on July 15, 1952, in the Arlington area, the son of Jesse and Bessie (Chapman) Burington. Dean was raised in the rural Arlington area on his family’s century farm where he lived


Radio Iowa High School Football Poll 9/7/15

September 7, 2015 By Todd Kimm Class 4A 1. WDM Valley (2-0), LW #1 vs SE Polk 2. Cedar Falls (2-0), LW #2 vs Mason City 3. Bettendorf (2-0), LW #3 vs Pleasant Valley 4. Dowling Catholic (1-0), LW #4 @ Waukee 5. Cedar Rapids Kennedy (2-0), LW #7 vs North Scott 6. Ankeny Centennial