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Stories from Monday, April 21, 2003

Voices to the Rescue (04/21/03)
They are the unsung heroes of emergency services - most often the first voice a person in distress hears. But they are often the least recognized because of their behind-the-scenes role. Even with that, they take tremendous pride in their roles and responsibilities in linking the people with the help they need...
With $50K grant in hand, State Park planning will begin in May (04/21/03)
The Iowa Department of Economic Development has awarded the City of Storm Lake a $50,000 Community Development grant to help fund a feasibility study for a state park. Storm Lake Mayor Jon Kruse announced the grant this week. With it, there are pending grant applications from corporate foundations...
Stark sings way into Chicago music scene (04/21/03)
Growing up in Storm Lake, Katie Stark knew she wanted to use her noteworthy talents in the fine arts arena to influence students and help enhance the musical skills of junior and senior high singers. Those plans have taken a turn over the past year, as it is Stark who is now enhancing her own musical skills by planting her roots in the fertile soil of the Chicago musical performance scene...
BCU to host nursing research seminar on informatics (04/21/03)
The annual Sister Patricia Miller Nursing Research in Practice Seminar will be held on Wednesday, April 30, in the Briar Cliff University Stark Center, Assist Room, from 5:30 to 9:00 p.m. The theme of the seminar is "Informatics in Nursing Practice: High Tech and High Touch."...
Weddings (04/21/03)
MICKELSON AND MARSHALL Michelle Mickelson, daughter of Stephan and Sharon Mickelson of Storm Lake and Karl Marshall, son of John and Maple Marshall-Hurd of Oklahoma City, Oklahoma were united in marriage on March 22 in Chicago, Illinois. The couple was honored at a wedding reception in Storm Lake on April 5, at the Elks Lodge...
Engagements (04/21/03)
LORI RONEY AND DAVID MADSEN Lori Roney and David Madsen would like to announce their engagement and upcoming marriage. Lori is the daughter of Wanda Roney of Alta. David is the son of Ed and Bonnie Madsen of Rembrandt. Lori is a senior at Buena Vista University where she is majoring in Elementary Education. ...
SL finishes as runner-up (04/21/03)
Shane Maier captured both the shot put and discus, Mike Keller claimed the long jump, and two relay teams were victorious as Storm Lake placed second in Class A at the Estherville Invitational on Wednesday night. Okoboji won the meet with 115 points. Storm Lake had 76.5. Eight teams participated...
SL netters drop match to Indians (04/21/03)
Spirit Lake won all six singles matches and then proceeded to claim all three doubles matches as it blanked Storm Lake 9-0 in a Lakes Conference girls tennis meet played on Wednesday at Spirit Lake. "We did not have a good performance from anyone, not to take anything away from a good group from Spirit Lake," Storm Lake coach Beau Ruleaux said. ...
Funeral Services (04/21/03)
HOLLESEN Harry Dean Hollesen, age 81, of Sioux Rapids, passed away on Tuesday, April 15, 2003, at his home following an extended illnesss. Burial will be in the Lone Tree Cemetery in Sioux Rapids. Harry Dean Hollesen was born the son of Verne and Lenore (Hendricks) Hollesen on December 22, 1921 in Sioux Rapids. ...
Letters to the Pilot (04/21/03)
TO THE EDITOR: In the past years there has been a resurgence of patriotic pride. The U.S. flag can be seen flying everywhere to indicate a symbol of unity, to remember the men and women serving in our military and to remember those who have died for our country. Many individuals asking questions about proper flag etiquette have contacted the Veterans of Foreign Wars (VFW) and we appreciate their questions...