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Tuesday, May 24, 2016 - 3:19pm
Dorothy Bernice Trotter, 89, of Boone, Iowa, beloved mother, grandmother, great-grandmother and great-great grandmother, passed away on Thursday, May 19, 2016, at Westhaven Community in Boone. Dorothy B. Johnson was born on January 7, 1927, in Firth...
Tuesday, May 24, 2016 - 3:17pm
       Marjorie M. Smalley, 78, of Beaver, Iowa, passed away on Friday, May 20, 2016, at the Israel Family Hospice House in Ames, Iowa. Marjorie was born March 29, 1938. Marjorie’s wishes were to be cremated. ...
Tuesday, May 24, 2016 - 3:16pm
Rowene Roberta Wilder-Hoeppner, born August 25, 1937 to George and Ila Wilder on a farm near Earlham, Iowa, passed away on May 13, 2016 in Wichita, KS. Rowene was the third child in the Wilder family and was referred to affectionately as the Big...
Tuesday, May 24, 2016 - 3:11pm
Ogden girls golf placed second in the regional final and advanced to the state golf meet scheduled for Tuesday and Wednesday of next week. The Bulldogs placed second in the first round of regionals and then claimed the second qualifying spot in the...
Tuesday, May 24, 2016 - 2:43pm
Tuesday, May 24, 2016 - 2:31pm
The immigrants who came from Europe in the last half of the 19th century were men, women and children who had high regards and love for the spiritual values in life. They brought with them hope for a better life and a willingness to work hard. They...
Tuesday, May 24, 2016 - 2:24pm
Jennifer Stumbo said she is very excited in her new position as City Administrator/Clerk.   “Having worked here for three and a half years, I have a feel of what the City Council’s goals are,” says the former city clerk. As of...
Tuesday, May 24, 2016 - 2:21pm
At Prairie Lawn Cemetery, one mile east of Boxholm, there will be a Memorial Day weekend display of Swedish flags marking the sites of 288 Swedish immigrants who settled in the Boxholm area. This celebration of our ancestors was conceived and the...
Tuesday, May 24, 2016 - 2:18pm
The only existing collection of the newspaper published at Boxholm from 1914 to 1934 has recently been microfilmed for the first time and is now available to the public for viewing at the Leonard A. Good Community Library. Although not a complete...
Tuesday, May 24, 2016 - 1:30pm
The Iowa: Then and Now class is hosting a Memorial Day service honoring veterans interred in the cemetery as well as present veterans in our community. During this short service, there will be a flag raising ceremony, the recognition of the Civil...
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