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09/19/2017 - 10:39am
The Linn Cemetery south of Dayton is home to a brand new set of gates fabricated at Southeast Valley High School. Guided by teachers Mike Swieter and Steve Kehoe, the metals class assembled the gates according to a design drawn by designer Barnabas Lundberg of Boone. The project started when the Trustees of Pilot Mound Township in Boone County decided to give Pilot Mound’s oldest Cemetery a...
09/19/2017 - 10:37am
Angela Sonksen has finally reached her goal. “Getting promoted to postmaster has been my goal ever since I started,” said Ogden’s new postmaster who took over duties in  here Friday, Sept. 8. For the past 19 years she has worked for the U.S. Postal Service.  Sonksen’s first position with the postal service was as...
09/19/2017 - 10:34am
Writing a book was something the retired Army Lt. Col. put on his bucket list. He can now check it off that list. “The Hunt for Billy Jack has been getting good reviews. Three five-star reviews so far on Amazon,” says author Brian Oeffner.  Not bad for his first attempt at writing a book.    A book signing will take...
09/12/2017 - 8:56am
Ogden High School’s “Iowa Then and Now” class announces its 2017 Top Dogs Hall of Fame Inductees: • Mr. Stan Friesen • Mr. Gary Alban • Mrs. Annika (Gustafson) Parker • Players of the 1992 state runner-up football team.    The three individuals and all members of the 1992 football team and their...
09/12/2017 - 8:51am
(Ogden, Iowa) (Sept. 8, 2017) — Ogden resident Susan Kallem has joined the Walnut Street Health & Wellness staff as a patient care specialist.  Kallem, who has been a registered Emergency Medical Technician (EMT) for two years and also serves as a PRN at Mary Greeley Medical Center in Ames where she administers hearing screenings...
09/12/2017 - 8:49am
I called little Ethyn Clark’s mother with questions about the honor bestowed upon him at the football game Friday, Sept. 1 at State Center. She apologized for not having time to visit. Ethyn was running a slight fever and his parents Travis and Amy Clark of Melbourne, Iowa were taking him into the hospital for observation. “Is it okay...
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