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Ruth Demro, 87, Nashua

Ruth Demro, age 87 of Nashua, Iowa died Friday, December 5, 2014, at Cedar Vale Assisted Living in Nashua. Funeral services will be 10:30 a.m. Wednesday December 10, 2014 at St. John Lutheran Church, Nashua with interment in Oak Hill Cemetery, Nashua. Friends may greet the family 3:00 – 7:00 p.m. Tuesday December 9th at

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Gerald J. Baumler, 83, Waucoma

Gerald J. Baumler, age 83 of Waucoma, IA died peacefully on Saturday December 6, 2014 at Mercy Medical Center in New Hampton. A Mass of Christian Burial will be held 10:30 a.m. Thursday, December 11, 2014, at St. Mary’s Catholic Church, Waucoma, with burial in St. Mary’s Cemetery, Waucoma, with military honors will be conducted

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Steven H. Hove, 62, Decorah

Steven H. Hove, age 62, of Decorah, IA, died Wednesday, December 3, 2014 at his home in Decorah. Funeral Services will be held at 11:00 a.m. Saturday, December 13, 2014 at First Lutheran Church in Decorah with Rev. Chad Huebner officiating. Burial will be in Pontoppidan Cemetery in rural Decorah. Visitation will be from 4:00-7:00

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Weston D. Birdsall, 93, Osage

Weston “Wes” D. Birdsall, age 93, of Osage, passed away Friday, December 5, 2014, at Osage Rehabilitation and Health Care Center in Osage. Cremation has taken place. Memorial services will be held at a later date. Wes was born in Cleveland, Ohio on December 28, 1920, the son of Albert B. and Mary Helen (McCreery)

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Sexual Abuse Trial Postponed In Mitchell County

Osage, Iowa – The sexual abuse trial for 23 year old Mindy Fetters of Riceville has been moved to January. Fetters is accused of third-degree sexual abuse, indecent exposure, which is a serious misdemeanor; and also assault with the intent of committing sexual abuse, a class C felony; all of which involves a 15 year

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Al Riley, 90, New Hampton

Al Riley, age 90 of New Hampton, Iowa, died Wednesday, December 3, 2014, at Mercy Medical Center in New Hampton. Friends may greet the family 1:00 – 5:00 p.m. Saturday, December 6, 2014 at the Hugeback Johnson Funeral Home in New Hampton where there will be a 5:00 p.m. Masonic Service.

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Norma J. O’Brion, 70, Osage

Norma Jean O’Brion, age 70, of Osage went to heaven on Thursday December 4, 2014. Memorial services will be held at 2:00 p.m. Sunday, December 7, 2014, at Our Savior’s Lutheran Church in Osage with Rev. Bryan Lagerstam and Rev. Roy Ott officiating. Inurnment will be at a later date in Fort Snelling National Cemetery,