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Articles from the July 23, 2020 edition

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 By Mari Radtke    News    July 23, 2020

Proposed Water and Sewer Ordinance Amendment Passed Primghar Council

The July 8 Primghar City Council meeting was rather calm compared to the packed agendas of the past year or so. Much of the business of the City was routine. Amber Moulder was chosen to fill the...

 
 By Mari Radtke    News    July 23, 2020

South O'Brien's 2020 Prom to be held July 25

Parent volunteers felt it was important for their juniors and seniors to experience a prom. They gathered, threw out a few ideas, made some plans, raised some money and a prom will be held Saturday...

 

More Cases Of Covid-19 Reported In O'Brien County As Of July 20.

Additional cases of COVID-19 have been confirmed in O’Brien County, bringing O’Brien County’s total number of cases to 111. Please reference the coronavirus.iowa.gov website for additional COVID-19 case and recovery data. New COVID-19 Case Info...

 

Law and Order

CORRECTION: IN THE JULY 23 ISSUE OF COURT NEWS BRIAN JAY PALS WAS IDENTIFIED AS A DEFENDANT WITH AN AGGRAVATED CRIME. THAT IS INCORRECT. BRIAN PALS WAS THE PAYOR. DONNELL WARDELL GUIDER WAS THE...

 
 By Mari Radtke    News    July 23, 2020

Iowa Vote By Mail will be an Option

On Friday July 17 at 4:30pm, the 24 member Legislative Council held a meeting with a single action item on the agenda. Iowa Secretary of State Paul Pate presented a proposed Emergency Election Directive. The directive was to conduct a statewide...

 
 By Mari Radtke    News    July 23, 2020

Flexibility is Mr. Riley's "Word of the Year"

Mr. Wade Riley started in his position as the Superintendent of South O'Brien Community School District. Riley, originally from Cherokee, Iowa, with his wife, Abby and their three sons, Knox age 5,...

 

Josephine (Jo) Amanda Linn

On July 4th, 2020, Josephine (Jo) Amanda Linn, went to be with her Lord and witnessed the greatest display of all – the display of God's splendor – a display much greater than any fireworks...

 

David W. Peters

Visitation was on Saturday, July 18, 2020 9:30 - 10:30 A.M. at the Pentecostal Church in Spencer, Iowa Services were Saturday, July 18, 2020 at 10:30 A.M. at the Pentecostal Churc in Spencer, Iowa...

 

Marlene S. Pipho

Marlene S. Pipho, age 84, of Paullina, Iowa who passed away on Monday, July 13, 2020 at her residence. A Memorial Service was at 1:30 P.M. on Friday, July 17, 2020 at Zion Lutheran Church in Paullina...

 

Robert L. Puhrmann

Robert L. "Bob" Puhrmann, age 80, of Paullina, Iowa who passed away on Wednesday, July 15, 2020 at Sanford USD Medical Center in Sioux Falls, South Dakota. His funeral service was at 10:30 A.M. on...

 

Dog Creek Campground Activities

The Dog Creek Park Campground, near Sutherland, will be bursting with activities each weekend from now through August 15. Campground host, LuCinda Siekman, has planned a variety of activities to...

 

Tall Corn State is Also Known for its Savory Sweet Corn

AMES, Iowa – Iowa is the leading producer of field corn. In 2016, Iowa produced 18% of all corn grown in the United States. While there are endless rows of field corn across the state, this is not the corn on your dinner plate. In this week’s...

 
 By Mari Radtke    News    July 23, 2020

Explore Your World

Wandering the highways and back roads leading to Marcus shows typical Iowa. Its rural with fields of crops and dotted with confinements and grazing livestock. There is a simple beauty brought by the...

 

American Life In Poetry

Maine's former poet laureate, Wesley McNair, is one of my favorite writers. Godine has just published a touching book-length memoir, in verse, entitled Dwellers in the House of the Lord. Though it's...

 
 By Gary Wright    News    July 23, 2020

Iowa State Extension Clippings

2019/20 and 2020/21 Crop Marketing Though the 2020 crop year is nearing the critical pollination stage, let's speak to some final thoughts regarding the 2019 crop year. The July WASDE offered a...

 

I'm a Bit Fitter Than I Was Last Month

I lost my fitness tracker in September, so I haven't been able to exercise for almost nine months. I'm joking. I've been training like an Olympic athlete, I just can't prove it without my tracker....

 
 By Mari Radtke    News    July 23, 2020

Archer City Council Schooled Considers New Public Records Ordinance

Financial reports approved by the City Council of Archer as part of its consent agenda show much more detail of where city funds are and how they may be accessible for city business. Sandy Fritz took...

 

Master Gardener Training to be held online this Fall

ORANGE CITY, Iowa – Iowa State University (ISU) Extension and Outreach Sioux County will offer Master Gardener training online this fall for individuals who are passionate about serving their communities and sharing gardening best practices. Master...

 

O'Brien County Bell Past Files

60 years ago - July 20, 1960 Script Jackpot Still Climbing - $100.00 Will be given to some lucky person this Saturday night if he or she is present in one of the participating stores when the whistle...

 

Paullina Times Past Files

60 years ago July 21, 1960 Farmers Cooperative Company Begins Building Warehouse - The Farmers Cooperative Co. of Paullina and Granville is beginning construction of a new warehouse as a part of...

 

Sutherland Courier Past Files

60 years ago - July 21, 1960 Story Hour With Mrs. Carl Metz and Mrs. Nick Novak in charge, the regular weekly Story Hour was held Friday afternoon at the Library, with 24 children in attendance Since...

 
 By Scott Chrisman    Sports    July 23, 2020

Wolverines Bow Out to West Sioux

The South O'Brien softball team would see it's already short season come to an end Wednesday, July 15 against a good hitting West Sioux squad. The Wolverines dropped the Class 2A Region 3...

 
 By Scott Chrisman    Sports    July 23, 2020

Wolverines Lose Chance at Piece of Conference Crown

The South O'Brien softball team traveled to Hinton on Monday, July 13 and with a win they could secure a three way tie for the War Eagle Conference crown. Unfortunately, things would not go as smoothl...

 

Wolverines rally but come up short in District baseball loss to Gehlen

After holding up its end of a pitchers' duel, South O'Brien found itself trailing by a seven run margin which soon became 11. Needing a win to prolong the season, the Wolverines answered with six...

 

Sutherland and Primghar Dinner Date

Sutherland and Primghar Dinner Date Call (712) 577-7696 for delivery in Paullina Thursday, July 23 - Tater Tot Casserole, Lettuce or Spinach Salad, Peaches & Pineapple, WW Roll. Friday, July 24 - Cooks Choice Monday, July 27 - Ham Loaf, Roasted Red...

 

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