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Gene A. Eglseder

Gene A. Eglseder, 74, of Garnavillo passed away Monday, Nov. 20, 2023, at Guttenberg Municipal Hospital in Guttenberg.

Visitation was Saturday, Nov. 25, at Morris Funeral Home in Garnavillo.

Private inurnment was at St. Joseph’s Cemetery in Garnavillo, conducted by Rev. Marvin Bries.

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Nov

Jeffrey T. Portwine

Jeffrey T. Portwine, 64, of Prairie du Chien, Wis., passed away Friday, Nov. 17, 2023, at Gundersen Health System in La Crosse, Wis.

Memorial services will be Saturday, Dec. 2, at 11 a.m. at the Garity Funeral Home Chapel in Prairie du Chien. Friends may call on Friday, Dec. 1, from 4-7 p.m. and also at the funeral home on Saturday from 10 a.m. until the time of service.

Private inurnment will be held at a later date in the Garnavillo City Cemetery in Garnavillo.

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29
Nov

A van, a man and his canine companion


Van-dwellers Clayton Schaefer and his canine companion Cassie travel the United States and share their adventures on Clayton's popular YouTube channel Dan's Van Life. (Press photo by Caroline Rosacker)

By Caroline Rosacker

Van-dwelling or van life is a manner of living in a modified vehicle fully equipped to meet the basic needs of its inhabitant(s) either full or part time. 

Dan's Van Life

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29
Nov

Resource Center leadership committee announced


The Community Resource Center Capital Campaign Leadership Team is led by co-chairs, from left, Carolyn Hoffmann, Kathy Lansing and Pastor Harold McMillin. (Press photo by Caroline Rosacker)

By Caroline Rosacker

The following is the first of a six-part series devoted to the Community Resource Center Campaign.

The Guttenberg Economic & Industrial Development Committee (GEIDC) and the Family Resource Center have received a generous $2.7M state grant to begin preparations for a new building, to be located south of the municipal building, focused on the services found at the Family Resource Center. 

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29
Nov

Holiday lighting contest

The annual Guttenberg holiday lighting contest is now underway. The event is sponsored by the City of Guttenberg and Guttenberg Chamber of Commerce. The contest is open to all city utility customers, and winners will receive prizes in the form of a credit on their electric bills. 

There are two divisions: residential and business. In the residential category, the first place winner will receive a $60 credit, second place $50, third place $40, fourth place $30 and fifth place $20. In the business category, first place will receive a $50 credit, second $30 and third, $20.

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22
Nov

Steven Turner

Steven Turner, 67, passed away on Monday, Nov. 6, 2023.

Visitation was Thursday, Nov. 16, followed by services at Lutheran Church of Hope, Ankeny.

Burial was at Ankeny Memorial Gardens.

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22
Nov

Visit the Festival Tree of Lights this weekend


The public is invited to view and bid on the festive trees at the former St. Mary's Convent in Guttenberg. (Press photo by Austin Greve)

By Shelia Tomkins

The holiday spirit is in the air at the former St. Mary's Convent at 502 S. Second Street in Guttenberg, where visitors will be greeted with a glittering display of decorated Christmas trees.

This first-ever  Festival Tree of  Lights was organized by Friends of St. Mary's of Guttenberg to raise funds to preserve the convent building. The public is invited to view the trees and leave a bid  if they like a favorite tree. Bids will be accepted in $5 increments.

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22
Nov

Local giving opportunities


Please consider making a contribution to a charitable organization in Clayton County this holiday seaon. (Press photo by Caroline Rosacker)

By Caroline Rosacker

Many of us in Clayton County are blessed with a roof over our head, plenty of warm clothing and more than enough to eat. But many are struggling with food insecurity, lack of suitable clothing, basic necessities, and dependable shelter. 

Thanks to the efforts of many, these needs are recognized and met through the generosity of the following charitable organizations and public contributors in Clayton County

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Nov

Saturday, Nov. 25 Guttenberg Chamber plans holiday events, Christmas parade

By Shelia Tomkins

The Guttenberg Chamber of Commerce has announced plans to kick off the Christmas season on Saturday, Nov. 25, with   fun family events, including the annual Merchant Open House, a German Market, parade, and more. The event coincides with   "Small Business Saturday," a nationwide observance to promote hometown shopping. 

Participating merchants will be offering special sales, refreshments and door prizes that day as they welcome customers shopping for the holidays.

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22
Nov

City manager submits resignation

By Shelia Tomkins

The Guttenberg city council approved the resignation of City Manager Denise Schneider when it met in monthly session on Nov. 13.

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