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Jul

Circus coming to Postville on Aug. 3


Big cats, trapeze, tight rope walking, horse riding and more will entertain audiences when the Culpepper & Merriweather Circus comes to the Big 4 Fairgrounds in Postville on Saturday, Aug. 3. This image shows one of the performers in last year’s show in Prairie du Chien, Wis. (Photo by Steve Van Kooten, Courier Press)

By Audrey Posten

 

Tue
23
Jul

Through RISE Counseling, Minor expands mental health services in Elkader


Through RISE Counseling, Micah Minor will provide office-based, school-based and virtual therapy out of an Elkader office. She hopes the effort will expand access to mental health services in the area. (Submitted photo)

By Willis Patenaude 

Tue
23
Jul

Dave and Becky Wilke say goodbye, welcome new owners of Wilke’s


Becky and Dave Wilke celebrated with customers and previous employees during a retirement celebration at Wilke’s on July 15. The couple recently sold the grocery store, marking the end of 157 years of family ownership. (Photos by Willis Patenaude)

Ray and Barbara Delacruz took over as managers of Wilke’s on July 8. They are implementing moderate changes, while upholding Wilke’s long-standing legacy.

By Willis Patenaude 

 

Tue
23
Jul

Volleyball player with Elkader ties is headed to her third Olympics

The USA Women’s Volleyball National Team’s 2024 Olympic roster includes Kelsey Robinson-Cook, daughter of Mike and Sue Robinson of Greensboro, Ga., and granddaughter of Erika Moyna and the late John A. Moyna of Elkader. 

Tue
23
Jul

Even with weather delays, McGregor Main Street project progressing well

By Audrey Posten

 

Tue
23
Jul

Marquette mayor stepping down

By Audrey Posten

 

Tue
23
Jul

In response to legislation, MFL MarMac policies look to curb chronic absenteeism

By Audrey Posten

 

Tue
23
Jul

Trio of Central softball players earn all-conference recognition


Senior Ashlyn Scherf received second team Upper Iowa all-conference honors. She was Central’s hits and RBIs leader this season, and also saw the most innings on the mound. (Photo by Audrey Posten)

A trio of Central softball players have earned Upper Iowa all-conference recognition.

Tue
23
Jul

Five MFL MarMac softball players gain all-conference distinction


MFL MarMac freshman Emme Wikner was a unanimous Upper Iowa first team all-conference selection, and was also named to the Iowa Girls Coach Association Class 2A NE All-District Team. (Photo by Audrey Posten)

By Audrey Posten

 

Tue
23
Jul

Robert J. 'Bob' Duff

Robert “Bob” Jacob Duff, 79, of Marion, passed away on Monday, July 22, 2024. The family will greet friends from 4 to 7 p.m. on Thursday, July 25, at Murdoch Funeral Home & Cremation Service in Marion. A funeral service will be held at 10 a.m. on Friday, July 26, at the funeral home. Burial will follow at Oak Shade Cemetery in Marion. Murdoch Funeral Home & Cremation Service is assisting the family.

 

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