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Stories from Thursday, July 14, 2011

County's voting boundaries to change with redistricting (07/14/11)
Plymouth County's voting precincts must be altered because it has new House and Senate districts, following statewide redistricting. The Plymouth County Board of Supervisors Tuesday approved new voting precinct lines based on recommendations from the county's redistricting and reprecincting committee...
ON TO STATE (07/14/11)
The Akron-Westfield softball team earned its ninth trip to the state tournament Tuesday evening and gathers around their state qualifying banner. See game details on page 9.
Big Brothers Big Sisters coming to Clark this fall (07/14/11)
Students at Clark Elementary School are in for a treat this fall with the start of a school-based mentoring program. Big Brothers Big Sisters of Siouxland, in Sioux City, is launching the "Lunch Buddies" program, which will pair Clark students with volunteer adult mentors...
Truck and tractor pull to benefit Hinton (07/14/11)
Engine power and drivers' skills will be showcased in Hinton Friday at 7 p.m. The Hinton Midwest Regional Championship Truck and Tractor Pull always attracts more than 100 trucks and tractors, co-chairwoman Sharon Fischer said. Fischer and her husband, Gary, co-chair the annual event sponsored by the Hinton Civic Club...
Cycling club offers Sunday family bicycle ride (07/14/11)
The Plymouth County Cyclists bicycle club will sponsor a family bike ride Sunday. The ride is an opportunity for youngsters and parents to have a fun filled hour-long group bicycle ride on popular Le Mars trails. The ride will leave the Olson Cultural Event Center at 2 p.m...
Local Sports Schedule: July 15-16 (07/14/11)
Regular season baseball Le Mars BB vs. SC West Class 1A Regional Softball Charter Oak-Ute at Hinton MMC at A-W Class 1A District Baseball Gehlen Catholic at A-W Remsen-Union at Remsen St. Mary's River Valley at Kingsley-Pierson Regular season baseball...
Hinton just misses state aspirations (07/14/11)
DENISON -- Through the first five innings, Hinton pitcher Shawnee Miller and Treynor pitcher Kaitlin Floerchinger were basically dominant in the pitcher's circle. Both teams were just looking for strong plate appearances in the final two innings. Both pitchers kept their dominant ways in the pitcher's circle of the Class 1A Regional 8 Final in Denison. ...
Akron-Westfield beats West Lyon to earn state bid (07/14/11)
ORANGE CITY -- A sense of relief fell upon the Akron-Westfield softball team. The Westerners are the defending Class 1A state champions and have been ranked at the top all season long. So a return trip to Fort Dodge was expected and will happen. A-W beat West Lyon 9-0 in the Class 1A Regional 1 Final in Orange City on Wednesday night...
Trapshooting results July 11 (07/14/11)
Shooting 25 straight: Tom Jeneary, Tom Schmidt. Shooting 24 straight: Jerry A. Zatloukal, Keith Petersen, Chuck Keenan, Lonny Willer, Scott Lauters, Dave Klohs, Tom Rodesch, Pat Hansen, Tom Schmidt, Barry Cornish. Shooting 23 straight: Keith Wilken, Tom Rodesch, Scott Lauters, Dick Halter, Keith Petersen, Kent Lundquist, Jerry A. Zatloukal, Lonny Willer, Kevin Nobel, Elmer Frederes, Ken Hansen...
Dr. Roland C. Bunge (07/14/11)
Dr. Roland Carl Bunge, 91, of Nacogdoches, Texas, and a former Le Mars area resident, died Monday, July 11, 2011, in Nacogdoches. A memorial service will be held at 10:30 a.m. Saturday, July 16, at Redeemer Lutheran Church in Nacogdoches with the Rev. Robert Kobler officiating. A private burial will be held at a later date...
Iowa Ethanol Plant Report (07/14/11)
Iowa Soybean Processor report (07/14/11)
Early morning adventures and too much grape Tang (07/14/11)
If you believe the weather forecast, it looks like we will be in for another scorcher this weekend. Temperatures are slated to climb into the mid to upper 90s, with high humidity. It seems as if the old weather norms are gone, as the jet stream becomes increasingly more fickle...
'By the book' works fine (07/14/11)
Once every ten years, the federal government is require by law to count every person living in the nation. The information gathered by the census is used for many purposes, from determining population trends to representation and tax dollar distribution...
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