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It was April 21, 1932. Herbert Hoover was president, Amelia Earhart was preparing for her solo flight across the Atlantic, and Gilma (Hanson) Hendrickson was going into labor. In the back bedroom of their farm house she gave birth to a baby boy. Gilma and her proud husband Irving named the baby...
Ashlyn Schaefer and  Austin Henry, both from Cedar Falls, Iowa, are proud to announce their engagement and upcoming wedding. Ashlyn is the daughter of Eric and Michele Schaefer of Northwood, granddaugher of Helen Schmidt and the late Richard Schmidt of Osage and the late Colette and Robert...
Members of the Twenties Club happy to hold their first Senior Tea since April 2019, pictured above, include (from left) Deanna Luedtke, Deb Nagle, Becky Tews, Sue Loken, Linda Loken, Becky Hickman, Gerry Arnold, Jeanne Bruggeman, Sandy Olson, Sandy Hyde, Connie Hogen, Marcia Price and Delores Knudson.
April 27 was a special day for the Twenties Club. With the exception of their Christmas gathering in December, the Annual Senior Tea is the first time the group has met since the pandemic. A multigenerational group, the Twenties Club had its beginning in the 1920s and always tries to keep at least...
Many thanks to Dan and Laura Block and family for their donation to the library in memory of their son David, the library is now making specific purchases for Bridges, our online e-book collection. Use of our e-books has rapidly increased since COVID, and we average over 200 checkouts per month....
Caleb Kliment and Mackenzi Duvall, both of Northwood, are proud to announce their engagement and upcoming wedding. Kenzi is the daughter of Tristan Hanson and Jake Hanson, both of Northwood, and granddaugher of Sandi and John Duvall of Grafton and Kathy and Jim Hanson of Northwood. Caleb is the...
The Fine Arts Council of Mitchell County sponsored a wonderful production entitled "Come Walk With Me Through the Passion and Resurrection of Christ" performed by local area singers and musicians the past two weekends.  It was presented at Our Savior's Lutheran Church in Osage on Sunday, April 24,...
Green Thumb Garden Club met on February 28, 2022 at the home of member Julie Robb. The main topic of business were plans for the District 3 meeting with our club hosting. President Mary Low was consulted by telephone to clarify some questions the members had. Myra Harris demonstrated and guided us...
North Iowa Area Community College (NIACC) inducted 100 students into the College’s Alpha Psi Beta chapter of Phi Theta Kappa, an international honor society that recognizes the academic accomplishments of students attending two-year colleges. Inductees of Phi Theta Kappa must have a 3.5 grade...
Upper Iowa University has announced its 2022 Honors and Awards program recipients. As one of the honorees to receive a grant, award and/or scholarship, Madison Dorsey of Hanlontown, was awarded the Beecher Beal and Bertha Beal Roberts/Thomas R. Roberts Student Scholarship.
On Thursday evening Bev Lucas hosted the April meeting of the Bolan Trinity United Methodist Women at her home. On Sunday Scott and Lori Willert and Joe and Linda Nydegger attended the United Methodist Church in Mt. Vernon, Iowa.  Clare Nydegger, daughter of Loren and Renee, was one of the 14 in...

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