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Stories from Monday, March 24, 2003

Cobblestone goes into Iowa music Hall of Fame (03/24/03)
For more than 60 years, the Cobblestone Ballroom in Lakeside secured a place in the history of northwest Iowa by being the legendary home to performers ranging from Louis Armstrong to The Velaires. The notable facility will secure its place in history this August, when the Cobblestone will be inducted into the Iowa RockNRoll Hall of Fame during a ceremony Aug. 31 at the Roof Garden in Arnolds Park...
SL principal Kwikkel takes education pleas to Capitol Hill (03/24/03)
Juli Kwikkel, Principal at East and West Elementaries in Storm Lake, visited Washington, DC, last week to bring the views of school principals and their communities to Congress. With the nation at war, the economy unstable, and the terrorism threat continuing, Kwikkel urged members of the 108th Congress not to slight the educational needs of American school children...
The Title Fight (03/24/03)
Newell-Fonda's dream season came to an end last night in the State Tournament 1A Championship game in Des Moines. Boyden-Hull held off a Mustang mid-game rally, 49-35. Get all the facts on the Mustangs game. Pick up your copy of the Pilot Tribune or subscribe today to keep up with all the area sports...
Local 4-H teen represents Iowa at national conference (03/24/03)
Thomas Foell of Schaller has been named a delegate to the 2003 National 4-H Conference, March 30 through April 5, at the National 4-H Council in Chevy Chase Md. Foell, 17, is the son of Bill and Laura Foell. Joining Foell will be Emily Stephens of Clarinda, Aaron Armbrecht of Rockwell City, and Michael Cooley of Orient. Kurt Roberts of Ames and Jennifer Vincent of Council Bluffs are attending the conference as adult delegates...
BV artist fired up about creative coloring book (03/24/03)
Aaron Baluczynski loves Buena Vista University - so don't read anything into the title of his art show, "Old Main Burning: A BVU Coloring Book." "I like the juxtaposition of things, such as taking something structured like BV and adding something that is silly or childish," said the senior BVU student...
A hidden danger (03/24/03)
Almost every week is designated as a tribute to either some group, industry and even disease. It's almost easy to forget about the meaning of them. But this Tuesday is one you might want to pay attention to, especially if you're one of the 6 million Americans who don't even know they have diabetes...
Engagement (03/24/03)
Michael C. Norris, the son of Michael R. and Dianne Norris of Alta, and Jessica Braunschweig, the daughter of Jerry and Connie Braunschweig of Alta, will be married in a ceremony at Simpson College in Indianola, on June 28, 2003. Norris, a 1998 graduate of Alta High School, received a B.A. ...
Pancake breakfast set to assist Gingerbread (03/24/03)
The Gingerbread House will be hosting a Pancake Breakfast on Saturday, March 29, from 7-11 a.m. at the Storm Lake Municipal Golf Course Building. Proceeds from the pancake breakfast will be used for new playground equipment at the Gingerbread House building...
State magic runs dry (03/24/03)
They finally met its match on the defensive end. Newell-Fonda is so used to bottling up opponents with its stifling defense it's almost an oddity to see it done to them. Boyden-Hull held the Mustangs to no field goals for the first 13 minutes of the game, nine first-half points, and 29.5 percent shooting to win the Class 1A state championship 49-35 on Friday night...
Iowa Artists annual art show to be held (03/24/03)
The Iowa Artists Annual Area I and V Art Show will be held at the Witter Gallery in Storm Lake from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. on Saturday, March 29. The show is open to all artists 18 years or older. Counties in Area I and V include Lyon, Dickinson, Emmet, Sioux, Woodbury, Ida, Sac, Monona, Osceola, O'Brien, Palo Alto, Plymouth, Cherokee, Buena Vista and Crawford...
Letters to the Pilot (03/24/03)
Unfair attack on Rep. King's character TO THE EDITOR: I am referencing an editorial that was printed in The Storm Lake Times on Wednesday, March 5, and entitled, "The King of Kiron." It appeared to me the editor was attempting to denigrate the character of 5th District Congressman Steve King...