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Rams kickoff the 2022 part of their season
MVAOCOU Girls 51Alta-Aurelia 29Jan. 4MVAOCOU outscored Alta-Aurelia, 20-7, in the first quarter on their way collecting the 51-29 non-conference win on Jan. 4 MVAOCOU Boys 29Alta-Aurelia 52Jan. …
MVAOCOU wrestlers drop a pair of conference matches
MVAOCOU hosted a Western Valley Conference triangular on Jan. 6 to kickoff 2022. The Rams lost a close 42-36 dual to Kingsley-Pierson and lost 54-24 to West Monona-Whiting. Jaxson Welte got the Rams …
Rams finish their 2021 schedule on the basketball court
MVAOCOU Girls 52Woodbury Central 42Dec. 14The Lady Rams picked up a 10-point conference win over Woodbury Central, 52-42, on Dec. 14.MVAOCOU led by seven at halftime and were able to extend their …
MVAOCOU wrestlers have busy end to 2021
The Rams competed in the quadrangular on Dec. 14 against Akron-Westfield, LeMars, and Western Christian. MVAOCOU went 1-2 on the night as they beat Western Christian 48-27 but fell to …
Rams pick up first conference basketball wins of the season
MVAOCOU Girls 33West Monona 46Dec. 3The Lady Rams suffered their first loss of the season as they fell to West Monona, 46-33, on Dec. 3. MVAOCOU got off to a slow start and can’t bounce back. …
Obituaries
Linda Roesler, 73
Linda Eileen Roesler, 73, of Iowa City, passed away on January 15, 2022, at home surrounded by family, after a long battle with cancer. A Memorial Service will take place at a later date. Burial will …
Obituary... Dennis “Denny” L. Ruchti, 73
Dennis “Denny” L. Ruchti, 73, of Mapleton, and Aransas Pass, Texas, passed away on Tuesday, December 28, 2021, at his residence in Mapleton.
Obituary... Frances Brodersen, 76
Frances M. Brodersen, 76, of Mapleton, passed away on Tuesday, December 28, 2021, at the Burgess Health Center in Onawa.
Obituary...Mary Hanks, 90
Mary (McDaniel) Hanks, 90, of Missouri Valley, passed away Saturday, December 18, 2021 at the Longview Home in Missouri Valley. Mary was born the daughter of William and Mary (Chromy) McDaniel at …
Obituary...Larry Wunschel, 64
Larry Eugene Wunschel, 64, of Mapleton, passed December 21, 2021, after a short battle with cancer, in his home surrounded by his family.Larry was born on June 30, 1957, in Lake City, to Eugene and …
Obituary...Alice Weber, 85
Alice Weber, 85, of Mapleton, passed away on Tuesday, November 30, 2021, at the Maple Heights Nursing Home in Mapleton.Alice Rose Rita Weber was born on October 29, 1936, on a farm west of Danbury, …
Celebrations
Birthdays

Creta Teut’s 90th Birthday

Creta Teut will be celebrating her 90th birthday with a celebration on Sunday, Aug. 29 from 1-4 p.m. at 219 East 4th Street in Ute. If you can’t make it, send a card to Creta at 219 East 4th …

Birthday… Charlene Pine

Charlene Pine will celebrated her 90th birthday on Aug. 3. An Open House is being held on Saturday, Aug. 7 at the Danbury Shelter House, 100 4th St. from 1-4 p.m. to celebrate! No gift please. Cards …

Anniversaries

Butz’s 50th Anniversary

Steven & Clarita Butz of Ute will be celebrating their 50th Wedding Anniversary with an Anniversary Party on Saturday, August 28 at 110 W. 2nd Street, Ute, IA from 5-9 p.m. The party is being …

Engagements

Engagement: Shauna DeVries and Tony Berry

Shauna DeVries and Tony Berry of Sioux City are excited to announce their engagement to be married. An October 2020 wedding is being planned. Shauna is a registered nurse and is currently working at …

Births

Five Generations

With the birth of Paisley Schroeder, five generations of the family gathered together on Easter, April 4. Pictured in the front is Great-Great-Grandma Dorothy Ortner holding Paisley Schroeder. In the …

Weddings

Kolbe-Weed wed on June 6

Lisa Kolbe and Tanner Weed, both of Harlan, exchanged marriage vows on June 6, 2020, at The Stables at Copper Ridge on Denison. Rev. AL Hazelton performed the 6 p.m. double ring ceremony. Parents …

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