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Help still available for derecho survivors

DES MOINES — A FEMA Disaster Recovery Center will close in Linn County on Saturday, Sept. 26 at 6 p.m. However, help for survivors of the August derecho is just a phone call, a mouse click, or a …


Record-setting Beavers win first ever Clinton championship

If the 21-0 Class 2A No. 3 ranked Wilton volleyball team needed any sort of validation as to just how good it may be, the Beavers got it over the weekend in Clinton. A small school in a sea of …


Reconnecting with former Methodist church Pastor Paul Pennington

When thinking back on my childhood, some of my most vivid memories occurred in and around the Wilton United Methodist Church. I spent just about every Sunday morning there, attending Sunday …

Family News

Lilienthals to note 60th anniversary

Keith and Marge Lilienthal of New Liberty are celebrating their 60th wedding anniversary. Margaret Proske and Keith Lilienthal were married Sept. 24, 1960 at Holy Family Catholic Church in …

  • Obit: Jeanne Bohnsack

    Jeanne C. Bohnsack, 85, of New Liberty died on Saturday, Sept. 5, 2020 after a short illness. Visitation …

  • Obit: Forrest Fromm

    Forrest “Darrell” Fromm, 88, of Bettendorf died Sept. 19, 2020 at his home surrounded by his family. …

  • Obit: Robert Laucamp

    Robert Merle Laucamp, 87, of Moscow died suddenly on Thursday, Sept. 10, 2020 at Trinity Hospital in …

  • Obit: Edward Weber, Jr.

    Edward “Buster” Weber, Jr., 86, of Muscatine died on Wednesday, Sept. 9, 2020 at his home. Graveside …

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