Funeral Announcement

Rebecca “Becky” Christiansen, 67, Nora Springs

Rebecca “Becky” Christiansen, age 67, of Nora Springs, died Tuesday, September 1, 2015, at the Faith Lutheran Home in Osage. Funeral services will be held at 10:30 a.m. Saturday, September 5, 2015, at Rock Creek Lutheran Church, 3269 Foothill Avenue, Osage, Iowa, with Pastor David A. Werges and Diaconal Minister Elayne J. Werges officiating. Burial […]

Funeral Announcement

Helen Lukes, 97, Protivin

Helen Lukes age 97 of Protivin, Iowa died Tuesday, September 1, 2015, at the Evans Memorial Home in Cresco. A Mass of Christian Burial will be held 10: 30 a.m. Saturday, September 5, 2015, at Holy Trinity Catholic Church with interment in Holy Trinity Cemetery, both in Protivin. Friends may greet the family from 9:00 […]

Funeral Announcement

Neal Reetz, 74, Colwell

Neal Reetz, 74, of Colwell, passed away Tuesday, September 1, 2015 at his home surrounded by his loving family. A memorial service for Neal Reetz will be held 2:00 p.m. Friday, September 4, 2015 at First Wesleyan Church in Charles City. Mark Jenkins will officiate. A gathering of family and friends will take place one […]

Funeral Announcement

Fred G. Dieterich , 92, Osage

Fred G. Dieterich , age 92, of Osage, died Monday, August 31, 2015, at the Faith Lutheran Home in Osage. Funeral services will be held at 10:30 a.m. Friday, September 4, 2015, at Rock Creek Lutheran Church, 3269 Foothill Avenue, Osage, Iowa, with Pastor David A. Werges and Diaconal Minister Elayne J. Werges officiating. Burial […]

Earth digger used to dig down cables for broadband connection in rural area

Companies get grants to expand rural broadband Internet

Des Moines, Iowa (AP) – Gov. Terry Branstad says people living and working in rural Iowa will benefit from plans to expand broadband Internet service. Branstad discussed the expansion plans Monday. Four companies will expand Internet services to nearly 90,000 Iowa locations using grant funding provided by the Federal Communication Commission’s Connect America Fund. Providing […]

Funeral Announcement

Allen Palmer Davidson, 82, Charles City

Allen Palmer Davidson, 82, of Charles City, passed away surrounded by his loving family on Thursday, August 27, 2015, at the 9th Street Chautauqua Guest Home in Charles City. A funeral Mass for Allen Davidson will be held 10:30 a.m. Thursday, September 3, 2015, at Immaculate Conception Catholic Church in Charles City. Reverend Gary Mayer […]