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Stories from Wednesday, March 10, 2010

LCMS students bring musical 'Honk! Jr.' to Le Mars stage (03/10/10)
The Le Mars Community Middle School Vocal Department will present "Honk" Junior," at 7:30 p.m. Thursday and Friday in the Middle School Auditorium under the direction of Nancy Ewing. "Honk! Junior" is a contemporary, comic adaptation of Hans Christian Andersen's "The Ugly Duckling."...
Plymouth County schools find ways to make cuts (03/10/10)
Editor's note: This is the second of two stories looking at budget cuts for Plymouth County schools. Plymouth County school districts are trying to figure out ways to reduce already lean budgets. Because Legislators haven't decided whether or not to cut the 2 percent allowable growth, each school district does not know yet if it will receive state funding...
No word from GM for Total Sales and Services (03/10/10)
A Le Mars auto dealership hasn't heard anything from GM regarding whether or not the business' Chevrolet franchise will be reinstated. Total Sales and Service is one of hundreds of dealers across the nation that lost GM franchise agreements in the automakers' bankruptcy dealings in May 2009...
Drug court could fall victim to budget cuts (03/10/10)
A program that has changed lives in Plymouth County may be threatened. Adult drug court, in which adults facing drug-related charges meet with a panel of their peers and follow its recommendations, could be cut in Plymouth County if a lack of money is available, according to Mary Buhman, drug court coordinator...
Supervisors limit weight on road (03/10/10)
The Plymouth County Supervisors put a weight restriction on part of Marble Avenue Tuesday. The weight of trucks and other vehicles cannot exceed 6 tons per axle on Marble Avenue from 160th Street south to the concrete paving. The restriction will be effective Tuesday through May 28. It will be enforceable as soon as signs are erected, said Tom Rohe, county engineer...
Hinton Blackhawks (03/10/10)
2009-10 Hinton Blackhawk Wrestlers Quinton Robinson Matthew Veach Greg Smith Isaac Wodtke Devin DeRocher Colin Poss Werner Trierweiler Nate Held Kole Vondrak Zac Schreck Michael Haire Kyle Vondrak Craig Stanley Tanner Knop Devin DeRocher Kole Vondrak...
Loretta Cronin (03/10/10)
Loretta Cronin, 91, of Sibley, died Friday, March 5, 2010, at the Sibley Nursing and Rehab in Sibley. Loretta Alvina Cronin was born March 18, 1918, the daughter of George and Gerdena (Peil) Groenewold, near Sibley. She attended country school and did housekeeping...
Violet Steichen (03/10/10)
Violet Steichen, 87, of Maurice, died Tuesday, March 9, 2010, at Plymouth Manor Care Center in Le Mars. Arrangements are pending with the Feuerstein Funeral Home in Le Mars.
Alisa and David Utesch (03/10/10)
Alisa Jean Vogel and David Charles Utesch of Le Mars, were united in marriage Saturday, July 18, 2009, at the St. Joseph's Catholic Church in Lohrville. The Rev. Jim Tigges officiated the 4 p.m. ceremony. The bride is the daughter of Paul and Sharon Vogel of Lohrville. The bridegroom is the son of Roger and Sharon Utesch of Brunsville...
Harvey-Thomas (03/10/10)
Rachel Harvey of West Des Moines and Chad Thomas of Bondurant announce their engagement and approaching marriage. The couple will be married April 17, 2010, in a ceremony at St. Mary's Catholic Church in Remsen. The reception will follow at the Avalon Ballroom in Remsen...
Making lemonade, not an exact science (03/10/10)
We have all heard the positive thinking phrase, "when life hands you lemons, make lemonade," something the Le Mars Community School Board is hoping to do with next year's budget. Monday night the board made the decision to proceed with the budget process, including the 2 percent allowable growth from the state. ...
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