Ester Adkins, age 90 of Ashton, died Tuesday, April 17, 2018 at Sibley Specialty Care in Sibley.
Mass of Christian Burial will be 10:30 a.m. Saturday, April 21st at St. Mary’s Catholic Church in Ashton, with Fr. Siby Punnoose, celebrating. Burial will follow in the St. Mary’s Catholic Cemetery at Ashton.
Visitation will be Friday, April 20th from 4:30 – 6:30 p.m. with the family present at St. Mary’s Catholic Church in Ashton. There will be a rosary at 4:30 p.m. with a vigil service to follow at the church. Read more
Sheldon, Iowa — It’s official…April, 2018 has seen more snow fall on the city of Sheldon than any April since records began being kept. Read more
Sheldon, Iowa — There are only three lots left for sale in Sheldon’s Trilogy Addition and at their meeting Wednesday the city council was presented with a plan to build a new single-family home on each of them. Read more
Estherville, Iowa — An Estherville man convicted of Murder will get a new trial after a ruling by the Iowa Court of Appeals.
Statewide Iowa — An electric and gas utility that serves more than 700 Iowa towns, including eight in our immediate area, has received approval to add more windpower to its generating capacity. Read more
Statewide Iowa — A vote is expected today (Wednesday, April 18th) in the U.S. House of Representatives on a bill, drafted by an Iowa Congressman, that seeks to crack down on identity thieves and help victims of such fraud. Read more