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09/19/2017 - 10:39am
The Linn Cemetery south of Dayton is home to a brand new set of gates fabricated at Southeast Valley High School. Guided by teachers Mike Swieter and Steve Kehoe, the metals class assembled the gates according to a design drawn by designer Barnabas Lundberg of Boone. The project started when the Trustees of Pilot Mound Township in Boone County decided to give Pilot Mound’s oldest Cemetery a...
09/19/2017 - 10:37am
Angela Sonksen has finally reached her goal. “Getting promoted to postmaster has been my goal ever since I started,” said Ogden’s new postmaster who took over duties in  here Friday, Sept. 8. For the past 19 years she has worked for the U.S. Postal Service.  Sonksen’s first position with the postal service was as...
09/19/2017 - 10:34am
Writing a book was something the retired Army Lt. Col. put on his bucket list. He can now check it off that list. “The Hunt for Billy Jack has been getting good reviews. Three five-star reviews so far on Amazon,” says author Brian Oeffner.  Not bad for his first attempt at writing a book.    A book signing will take...
09/15/2017 - 3:03pm
MidAmerican Energy is hosting a Beaver Creek Wind Farm Community Celebration Saturday, Sept. 16 from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. The event will take place at the turbine site located at 55 170th Street, Ogden. (From Ogden: Take Hwy. 30 westbound. Turn right on Hwy. 169, then left on 170th Street. Follow signs on 170th Street to event location between A and...
09/12/2017 - 9:23am
Ogden’s volleyball squad had a great week starting off with a 3-2 win at Panorama Tuesday, Sept. 5. They then picked up three more victories at the Perry Tournament Thursday, before falling in the championship match to Dallas Center-Grimes. “We had good communication and didn’t get down on ourselves and fought back,” said...
09/12/2017 - 8:56am
Ogden High School’s “Iowa Then and Now” class announces its 2017 Top Dogs Hall of Fame Inductees: • Mr. Stan Friesen • Mr. Gary Alban • Mrs. Annika (Gustafson) Parker • Players of the 1992 state runner-up football team.    The three individuals and all members of the 1992 football team and their...
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