[Masthead] A Few Clouds ~ 64°F  
High: 63°F ~ Low: 52°F
Wednesday, Oct. 1, 2014

Stories from Friday, November 18, 2011

State awards BoDeans expansion incentives (11/18/11)
Tax incentives for an expansion by BoDeans Cone Company, of Le Mars, were awarded Friday by the Iowa Economic Development Authority (IEDA) Board. The board approved the incentives through the High Quality Jobs program. Nine jobs are expected to be created, with three supported by the state incentives, a state announcement said...
Elementary P.E. instructor teaches healthy lifestyle (11/18/11)
(Editor's Note: This is the second of two stories about diabetes in recognition of November as National Diabetes Awareness Month.) Proper diet and exercise are two areas that can help individuals from developing diabetes later in life. About 1 in every 400 children and adolescents has diabetes, according to the American Diabetes Association...
Federal budget cuts will impact highway project (11/18/11)
Budget cuts will reduce the amount of federal money for a project to widen and re-surface a portion of Highway 3 in Le Mars next spring. City leaders hope recent savings on a street road project, which used federal money might offset some of the budget cut impact...
Hugos is 'coming home' for Grosenheider brothers (11/18/11)
Josh and Jeff Grosenheider returned to their hometown, bringing with them a new look and feel at Hugos in downtown Le Mars. The brothers purchased the bar on Nov. 3, opening six days later with a brighter interior, big-screen TVs, arcade games and more...
Odd and even parking is in effect (11/18/11)
Odd and even parking is in effect in Le Mars until April of next year. When a snow emergency is declared by Le Mars Public Works Superintendent Steve Hansen, residents and visitors will be required to park vehicles on the odd-numbered side of the street on odd calendar days and the even-numbered side of the street on even calendar days...
Holiday Dollars go on sale Saturday (11/18/11)
A total of $30,000 in Holiday Dollars will be for sale at 9 a.m. this Saturday at the Blue Bunny Ice Cream Parlor second floor as part of the Le Mars Area Chamber of Commerce's holiday shopping promotions. This year the Holiday Dollars are divided into three categories: restaurant, retail and Hy-Vee/Fareway/Wal-Mart...
2011 Fall Season Reviews: Gehlen Catholic Lady Jays (34-2, 10-0) (11/18/11)
2011 Fall Season Reviews: Le Mars Bulldogs (1-8, 1-6) (11/18/11)
Jake Schneider Ryan De Vos...
2011 Fall Season Reviews: Gehlen Catholic Jays (10-2, 4-1) (11/18/11)
Offensive MVP: Trevor Bouma (senior RB) Second team kicker: Fabio Rivera (junior) Second team punter: Trevor Bouma (senior)...
Oscar Klein (11/18/11)
Oscar Michael Klein, 79, of Alton, died Wednesday, Nov. 16, 2011, at Orange City Health Systems Hospital in Orange City. Oscar was born, March 13, 1932, the son of William and Clara (Hoffmann) Klein. Oscar was raised on a farm southeast of Hospers. He graduated from St. Anthony's School in Hospers. He worked for various farmers in the area. He served in the U.S. Army as an MP from 1953 to 1955...
Denison, IA Feeder Cattle Auction: Feeder Cattle Weighted Average Report for 11/17/2011 (11/18/11)
Iowa Ethanol Plant Report (11/18/11)
Iowa Soybean Processor report (11/18/11)
Sheldon, IA Slaughter Cattle Auction: Weighted Average Report for 11/17/2011 (11/18/11)
Maybe we should wallpaper (11/18/11)
Paint is promoted as an easy and inexpensive way to give a new look to a room or a piece of furniture, a facelift of sorts. That statement is made with the understanding that all of the paint ends up in its intended location. Somehow in my experience paint isn't always a simple solution. It has a way of not just solving problems but also creating them...
Higher prices, yet plenty to be thankful for (11/18/11)
You can expect to shell out a sawbuck more for Thanksgiving dinner this year than last. But don't blame the grocery; they've apparently absorbed costs like shipping, processing and storing food as long as they can. The Farm Bureau Federation has been sending out volunteers to fill the same shopping list, taking advantage of specials and discounts, since 1986. This year, 141 volunteer shoppers from 35 states took part in the survey between Oct. 23 and Nov. 7...
Front cover
November 2011
Sun
Mon
Tue
Wed
Thu
Fri
Sat

Browse full calendar