Author Archives: Mike Johnson

Richard D. Clinton – Edgewood

Richard D. Clinton, 66, of Edgewood, Iowa, passed away at his residence on Tuesday, April 18, 2017.  He was born on January 4, 1951, in Littleport the son of Lloyd L. and Winifred Joyce (Conner) Clinton.  Richard was raised in the area and graduated from Central Community School in Elkader in 1969.   Richard served

Kammarmeyers Surprised With trip To Scotland

What started out as a visit to Manchester by “Kindness Diaries” author Leon Logothetis, turned into a very special surprise for the man known by many as “Greenie”: That was Jill Carpenter who along with her sisters Jamie Schulte and Megan Kammarmeyer surprised their parents Paul and Laura Kammarmeyer: After being diagnosed with cancer, Paul

Tuesday 4/18 Results

Several golf meets took place in the area yesterday.  On the boy’s side, Central City got past North Linn 196-202. Zac Gray of Central City was medalist with a 46. Alburnett defeated Maquoketa Valley at Hart Ridge 192-233. East Buchanan defeated Starmont and Easton Valley at Buffalo Creek.  Chris Cooksley of East Buchanan was medalist

Scott J. Harris – Edgewood

Scott J. Harris, 50, of Edgewood, Iowa, passed away on Saturday, April 15, 2017, at the Regional Medical Center in Manchester.  He was born on October 24, 1966, in Manchester the son of John E. and Mary Ellen (Callahan) Harris.  Scott was raised and educated as a young child in Greeley until his parents passed

Jean V. Seemann – Independence

Independence –  Jean V. Seemann, 90 years old, of Independence, Iowa, died on Saturday, April 15, 2017, at ABCM Rehab. Center of Independence – West Campus, in Independence.  She was born on January 1, 1927, in Fairfax, Iowa, the daughter of Ernst and Marie (Froelich) Andersen.  She attended the Jubilee Lutheran School in rural LaPorte

Severe Storms Bring Hail; High Wind To Area Saturday Night

Severe weather made its way through eastern Iowa Saturday night, bringing with it hail, high winds and a brief tornado warning.  The National weather Service issued a tornado warning for the southwest corner of Delaware, Southeast Buchanan, and Northern Linn Counties shortly before 8pm due to rotation being detected by radar. Although there were no