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Stories from Thursday, April 19, 2012

Buena Vista Co. Solid Waste supports teachers' attendance at workshop for a cleaner world (04/19/12)
Waste Reduction: Addressing the Overlooked "R," a one-hour University of Northern Iowa graduate credit course, will be held at the Prairie Heritage Center between Sutherland and Peterson as a two-part course in June and November 2012. The workshop is sponsored in part by solid waste agencies and county conservation boards. ...
'Awesome' concert lineup at area event (04/19/12)
Awesome Biker Nights brings a full weekend of music to Sioux City June 14-16, including two shows by rising blues rocker Jasmine Cain, a South Dakota native now living in Tennessee. Though small in stature, her voice can fill any hall where she plays, conjuring stories of ghosts and angels, mixing mirth and magic. ...
BV Theatre shares Berlin tunes (04/19/12)
Auditions have been announced for the Buena Vista Community Theatre's Summer Production, "The Melody Lingers On: The Songs of Irving Berlin." With a bit of narrative and pleny of singing and dancing, this incredible musical revue is based on the life of over 100 years of the Russian immigrant who started as a singing waiter on the bowery, and went on to create over 1,000 songs...
Country star McCoy at Wild Rose (04/19/12)
Wild Rose Casino and Resort announces Neal McCoy to perform in the Wild Rose Ballroom on Saturday, June 16. Performance times are scheduled for 7 p.m. and 9 p.m. Tickets are only $15. Must be at least 21 years of age. No doubt about it, in the 20 years since he released his first single, Neal McCoy -- the one-of-a-kind country singer and consummate live performer -- has enjoyed every minute of his long successful career. ...
Clifford R. Christensen (04/19/12)
Clifford R. Christensen, age 85, of Alta, died April 18, at the Buena Vista Regional Medical Center in Storm Lake. Funeral services will be held Saturday, April 21, at 10:30 a.m. at the Fratzke & Jensen Funeral Home in Storm Lake. Burial will follow in the Buena Vista Memorial Park Cemetery in Storm Lake. ...
Archie Mackay, Jr. (04/19/12)
Memorial services for Archie Mackay, Jr., 84, of Alta, will be Saturday, April 21, 2012, at 1:30 p.m. at First Presbyterian Church in Alta, with Pastor Craig Lee officiating. Immediately following the memorial service there will be Masonic and Eastern Star services at the church before inurnment at the Woodlawn Cemetery, Alta. There will be no visitation. The Redig Funeral Home in Aurelia is in charge of arrangements. A memorial fund has been established...
Jesi Matthew (04/19/12)
Jesi Matthew, 28, of Seattle, Wash. passed away April 4, 2012 at the University of Washington Medical Center after a short illness. A memorial service was held Saturday, April 14, at St. Mary Magdalene Lutheran Church in Savage, Minn. Jessica Ann harding, the daughter of Patrick and Suzanne Harding was born Sept. 18, 1983 in Chisago City, Minn...
Kenneth Schafer (04/19/12)
Kenneth Schafer was born in 1951 and raised in Storm Lake. He graduated from Storm Lake High School in 1969. Kenneth was living in Denver, Colo. at the time of his death. He is survived by his mother Gladys Schafer of Mount Vernon, Wash. and two sisters, Beverly of Cor-Dalane, Utah and Kendra of Portland, Ore., and one brother of Mount Vernon, Wash. He was preceded in death by his father, Conrad Schafer...
Dale H. Stuhr (04/19/12)
Dale H. Stuhr, 81, of Marcus, passed away on Friday, April 13, 2012 at Heartland Care Center in Marcus. Funeral services were held Wednesday, April 18, at the Earnest-Johnson Funeral Home in Marcus. Rev. Don Meyer will officiate. Burial was at Marcus Amherst Cemetery. Expressions of sympathy may be directed through www.mauerjohnsonfh.com...
Jon B. Reed (04/19/12)
Jon B. Reed, 57, former Humboldt Chief of Police, passed away March 18, 2012 at Trinity Regional Medical Center in Fort Dodge. Funeral Services were held Thursday, March 22 at the Faith United Methodist Church in Humboldt with the Rev. Walden Paige officiating. Interment was in the Oakland Cemetery, Peterson...
Raymond Mueller (04/19/12)
Raymond Mueller, age 98, of Storm Lake, died Jan. 21, 2012 at Methodist Manor Retirement Community in Storm Lake. Graveside service will be held Saturday, April 21, at 10 a.m. at the Storm Lake Cemetery. The Fratzke & Jensen Funeral Home in Storm Lake is in charge of the arrangements...
Ottos celebrate 68 years of marriage (04/19/12)
Norma and Arnold Otto of Albert City will celebrate their 68th wedding anniversary on Monday, April 23, 2012. They were married April 23, 1944. We invite family and friends to wish them happiness on their special day.