Lillian Klinker

Lillian Klinker, age 98 of Hartley, IA, passed away at the Community Memorial Health Center in Hartley on Monday, March 19, 2018.

Funeral services will be held on Saturday, March 24th at 10:00 a.m. at Trinity United Church of Christ in Hartley. There are no formal visitation hours scheduled. Burial will take place at Pleasant View Cemetery near Hartley.

The Hartley Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements for 98 year-old Lillian Klinker of Hartley, IA.

Online condolences may be sent to the family at

John Krull

John Krull age 88 of Rock Rapids, IA died Sunday, March 18, 2018 at the Rock Rapids Health Center in Rock Rapids, IA.

Funeral service will be 10:30 a.m. Friday, March 23, 2018 at the First Reformed Church in Rock Rapids, IA with Rev. Dan Haggar officiating. Burial will follow at Riverview Cemetery in Rock Rapids.

Visitation will be Thursday, March 22nd from 5:00 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. with family present at the First Reformed Church in Rock Rapids, IA.

A complete obituary and register can be found at

Defender Gold Club American State Bank High School All Star Basketball Games Hosted By Dordt Saturday

Sioux Center Iowa — The Defender Gold Club/American State Bank High School All-Star Basketball Games were held Saturday, March 17 at the De Witt Gym on Dordt College’s campus in Sioux Center. The game has been an annual event since 1996. MVP’s of the event included Jaden Kleinhesselink of Sheldon for the White Team, Caleb Harmsen of Western for the Gray Team. For the girls MVP honors went to Ashtyn Veerbeek of Western and Jordyn Van Maanen of Sioux Center. The girls 3 point contest winner was Paytin Hagberg of Cherokee. The boys contest went to Caleb Harmsen of Western Christian.
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Lost Dog in Germantown

A small white male dog went missing in Germantown on Sunday evening, 3/18/18. Red collar and tags, blind, answers to “Ragamuffin.” If found, please call 448-2223 or 539-2583.

KIWA Marketplace for March 19th

KIWA Marketplace is on KIWA FM 105.3 Monday through Friday from 9:00 am to 9:15 am

Call during the program at 712-324-5377, text 712-324-2597, or email

All items and garage sales called/texted/emailed in will be added to this web page

For Sale:

DeWalt 12 1/2 inch thickness planer. Model 734, Nice shape includes extra set of blades and drive belt — 712-754-2097

Mobility scooter from “The Scooter Store”; great condition; two new batteries in 2018; includes battery charger — 712-348-2583

’99 Chevy Cavalier – $900 OBO — 712-631-0907

Like New Kirby Vacuum — 712-431-0852

1994 6 hp Evinrude – $500 — 712-324-1008

Duels for rear tires on a tractor – 18.4×38, nine bolt rims — 712-540-7479

Pair of John Deere Axle Hubs, nine hole — 712-461-0613

The O’Brien County Soil & Water Conservation District is having their annual tree sales– We have available 2 gallon Black Hill Spruce – they were priced at $15.00 now at $12.50. Please call to reserve yours today—712- 957-3835 ext #3. Trees arriving for pickup up the afternoon of April 10 and all day on April 11. If you have a windbreak in mind, give us a call!! We do have other trees possibly available.


540 PTO pump for Case IH Corn planter — 712-540-7479