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Stories from Monday, June 10, 2002

Reward set in baby death case (06/10/02)
Despite repeated pleas, not a single tip has been received from the public to help the investigation, Sheriff Chuck Eddy said. "We're still waiting for calls. We need the public's help, and we will be offering a reward." The amount of the reward had not been set at presstime...
Relay for Life goes under the stars (06/10/02)
Stars of the 2002 Relay for Life event will be able to shine even brighter this August, as organizers for the fifth annual Buena Vista Relay are preparing for nighttime activities to take place at this year's walk. More than 20 teams have already signed up for this year's Relay for Life, which will take place Aug. ...
Marathon for more than just runners (06/10/02)
On Friday, June 14, there's a pasta party at the Storm Lake High School. Brett Canney , BV University Track and Cross Country Coach, will speak in the media center. On Saturday, June 15, before the race, Jenny Lickteig, a high school student from Storm Lake will sing the National Anthem. At 6 a.m. Tim Seuman, sports announcer for channel 9 will be the official starter for the Marathon and Marathon relay...
New Face for the Arts (06/10/02)
Since becoming director of the Gallery May 21, Storm Lake native Amanda Kelly has immersed herself in what she loves best, and wouldn't miss a moment of it. In her third week on the job, Kelly encourages others to become involved in the arts as well...
Sign up for July 4 Ride-Run, parade (06/10/02)
Ride-Run entries available Entry forms for the 23rd Ride-Run event at the Star Spangled Spectacular are now available for interested athletes. Forms are available at Sportsman's and at the Perry Law Office. The race will be held Thursday, July 4, at 7:30 a.m. starting at the intersection of Lakeshore Drive and Lake Avenue in Storm Lake. The route is around the lakefront...
Census study (06/10/02)
Those living in Buena Vista County make less than the median state income annually, according to the latest Census figures. The state's median household income is $39,469, according to the Census 2000 information released yesterday. The median income for Storm Lake is $35,270 among 3,518 households, according to the Census data. The median household income for rural parts of Buena Vista County is $35,300 with 7,514 households total...
Fireworks show turns SL skies to red, white and blue (06/10/02)
Once again, natives and visitors to Storm Lake for the 2002 Star Spangled Spectacular July 4 will be treated to a dazzling display of sound and color against the summer night sky during the closing fireworks in Chautauqua Park. Among the many highlights of this year's pyrotechnic spectacle, the show will honor the country's recent surge in patriotism with plenty of American red, white and blue...
BV Sheriff Reserves find full strength with 9 newcomers (06/10/02)
The reserve unit now numbers 14, with nine new deputies sworn in Thursday in the courtroom at the Buena Vista County Courthouse. "We've been real pleased with the group," said Sheriff Chuck Eddy. "We've had some dedicated volunteers." A reserve deputy's duties are the same as a full-time deputy, including patrolling, traffic enforcement, and accident and criminal investigations...
Anniversary (06/10/02)
The children of Bob and Pam (Wilson) Sampers invites you to share in the celebration of their parents' 40th Anniversary. There will be an Open House at the Chautauqua Park Shelter House in Storm Lake from 2 - 4 p.m., on Saturday, June 15...
Central Bank celebrates anniversary with donations (06/10/02)
Central Bank has committed $100,000 to the Science Center campaign in support of Buena Vista University. The bank has also pledged $25,000 to Buena Vista Regional Medical Center. Tim Brown, president of Central Bank, has served on the Buena Vista University Board of Trustees since 1994, where he is a member of the marketing and finance committees...
Engagement (06/10/02)
Dennis and Juanita Heiland of Panora announce the engagement and forthcoming marriage of their daughter, Kylee, to Trevor Boettcher, son of Dale and Bertie Boettcher of Albert City. Kylee, a 1998 graduate of Panorama High School and a 2002 graduate of Buena Vista University, has accepted a high school English teaching and coaching positions at Cherokee...
Engagement (06/10/02)
Steve and Kathy Mummert, Storm Lake, announce the engagement and approaching marriage of their daughter, Sarah, to Pat Cross, son of Reg and Deb Cross, Storm Lake. A July 20 wedding is planned at St. Mary's Catholic Church, Storm Lake...
Wordekemper K's 17 (06/10/02)
St. Mary's ace pitcher Eric Wordekemper delivered a major league performance against Alta on Wednesday night, as the senior struck out a season-high 17 in a complete game 7-2 victory over the Cyclones. Wordekemper, who was not selected in this week's Major League Baseball draft, allowed only three hits and made only one significant mistake in the ballgame, giving up a two-run home run to Alta's Dru Leyden...
Tornadoes rebound to earn split at Sheldon (06/10/02)
Sheldon 9 Storm Lake 2 The opening game started off in positive fashion for Storm Lake, as Nick Sorbe and Mike Miller each had RBI singles to give the Tornadoes a 2-0 lead. However, Sheldon used Tornado errors to put together five runs in the fourth inning, and never looked back, winning the contest, 9-2...
Betty Jean Berkler (06/10/02)
Funeral services will be held Wednesday, June 12 at the First Presbyterian Church in Early, 10:30 a.m., with Reverend Martha Anderson officiating. Visitation is at the Farber and Otteman Funeral Home in Sac City, Tuesday, June 11, 6 - 8 p.m. Burial will be in the Storm Lake Cemetery, Storm Lake. Farber and Otteman Funeral Home in Sac City is in charge of arrangements...
Alvin Richardson (06/10/02)
Burial was in the Oakland Cemetery, Sac City.Alvin died Wednesday, June 5, at his home following a brief illness. Alvin was born March 25, 1925, on a farm south and west of Early, the son of Guy and Hattie (Wright) Richardson. He attended school at Early...