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Tuesday, March 31, 2015 - 9:34am
   Shirley Ann Henley, age 78, of Clarksville, Iowa, was born the daughter of John and Wihelimina (Drogenuller) O’Brien on August 29, 1936, in Charles City, Iowa...    Shirley died Thursday, March 26, 2015 at Waverly Health...
Tuesday, March 31, 2015 - 9:31am
   E. Jean Folkerts, 88, of Allison, Iowa, passed away Saturday, March 21, 2015, at Allen Memorial Hospital in Waterloo, Iowa. She was born on August 10, 1926, in Shell Rock, Iowa, to Jerry and Ella (Ooster) Mennenga...    ...
Thursday, March 26, 2015 - 9:30pm
  Margaret Folkerts is celebrating her 90th birthday with an open house from 2-4 p.m. on Saturday April 4, 2015 at Parker Place in Parkersburg.   She was born on April 6, 1925, near Dumont. Hosting the event will be her children Steve,...
Thursday, March 26, 2015 - 12:00pm
  A staunch supporter of Clarksville wrestling passed away this winter, but his legacy lives on.   "Memorials may be directed to … Clarksville [Freestyle] Wrestling Club," stated Vernon Hassman's obituary.  ...
Thursday, March 26, 2015 - 12:00pm
ALLISON — There were varying schools of thought on what to do for the city pool facility in the big picture when the Allison City Council discussed it Monday. But in the short term, the floor can be dangerous, the council heard.   "A...
Thursday, March 26, 2015 - 12:00pm
ALLISON — Allison City Council reviewed a lone estimate for mosquito spraying for 2015 with its usual contractor.   The estimate was for spraying twice a month, from May 15 until Sept. 15. An alternate bid included the alleys.   In...
Wednesday, March 25, 2015 - 4:00pm
ALLISON — The Butler County Sheriff's Department has charged an Allison man with a controlled substance violation, fourth-degree theft and two counts of unauthorized possession of offensive weapons, according to criminal complaints filed...
Wednesday, March 25, 2015 - 3:00pm
  The North Butler High School Jazz Band, under the direction of Beth Trulson, will participate Tuesday, March 31 in Class 1A at the 40th Annual Iowa Jazz Championships in Des Moines.   The annual state championship event invites the top...
Wednesday, March 25, 2015 - 2:00pm
CLARKSVILLE — There are two main considerations when deciding whether a storm-damaged tree poses a hazard.   First, is there a problem with the tree? Second, is there a target that it will damage if it falls?   District Forester Joe...
Wednesday, March 25, 2015 - 1:50pm
WASHINGTON, D.C. – The Department of Veterans Affairs is updating the way it determines eligibility for VA health care, a change that will result in more Veterans having access to the health care benefits they’ve earned.   Effective...
Wednesday, March 25, 2015 - 1:38pm
Levi Duane Ackart  died on March 23, 2015 in Waterloo, Iowa attaining the age of seventy eight years, ten months and fifteen days.   The funeral service and burial were held in Avoca, Iowa on Thursday March 26, 2015 at 2:00 p.m. A...
Tuesday, March 24, 2015 - 10:28am
CLARKSVILLE – Zach Sommerfelt cleared 20 feet even in the long jump to win the Wartburg Indoor title on Tuesday, March 17 at Waverly. It was Sommerfelt’s best effort so far in the early indoor season. There were, however, some doubts...
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