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   Thursday, March 3, 2011
   Volume 87 – Number 9
                                                          The Grundy Register               Serving Grundy County since 1928
                                                                                                                                                                                                           Grundy Center, Iowa
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                                                                                    Despite rate decrease, local                                                                                               Grundy Center
                                  Briefs                                                                                                                                                                       projects to relieve
                                                                                    property owners to see tax hike                                                                                            water runoff, fix
 Seeds of Hope to sponsor                                                                    By JOHN JENSEN
                                                                                             The Grundy Register                                                                                               deteriorating road
 annual cell phone drive                                                               GRUNDY CENTER — What ap-
                                                                                    peared to be good news for Grundy
                                                                                                                                                                                                                        By JOHN JENSEN
                                                                                                                                                                                                                        The Grundy Register
     GRUNDY CENTER —Seeds of Hope will sponsor its second-annual
                                                                                    Center residential property owners                                                                                             GRUNDY CENTER — Resi-
 cell phone drive in March.
                                                                                    actually disguised the bad Monday,                                                                                         dents on Grundy Center’s south
     Phones collected will be used by people served by Seeds of Hope for            as a tax rate decrease for the city will
 emergency calls. Older models, batteries and phones not in working con-                                                                                                                                       side will see plenty of construction
                                                                                    not add up to a decline in taxes.                                                                                          equipment this spring and early
 dition are recycled, with proceeds used to purchase essentials such as bus            The City budget estimate pub-
 tickets, gas cards, door locks and other necessities.                                                                                                                                                         summer, as three major projects will
                                                                                    lished in today’s paper shows a
     Cell phones may be dropped off in Grundy Center at Van Wert Inc.,              16.98282 percent tax levy rate,                                                                                            affect roads and property in the com-
 Family Foods and The Video Place throughout March.                                 which is down 1.2 percent from                                                                                             munity.
     For more information call 319-824-5522.                                        17.19647. An increase in the tax roll-                                                                                         Two of the three projects will
                                                                                    back (the percentage of a residential                                                                                      help improve storm water drainage,
                                                                                    property’s value that is taxable) from                                                                                     while the third will replace an aging
 Community Ash Wednesday                                                            47 percent to 48.5 percent, actually                                                                                       and deteriorating local street.
                                                                                    adds up to a 2.1 percent increase,                                                                                             Public Works Director Dan Ban-
 service planned for March 9                                                        or about $17 on a home valued at                                                                                           gasser said drainage has been an is-
                                                                                    $100,000.                                                                                                                  sue in the area of Bridles Addition
    GRUNDY CENTER — The Community Ash Wednesday service will                           City Clerk Rich Riesberg added                                                                                          and the Southview area for several
 be held March 9 at Bethany Presbyterian Church at 7 p.m. The service is            that the City’s revenues from the Lo-                                                                                      years. One project will install a re-
 planned jointly by Bethany and Orchard Hill (Grundy Campus). All are               cal Option Sales Tax have remained                            Source: 2012 Grundy Center Budget Estimate                   tention basin on a property at 205
 welcome to attend.                                                                 relatively steady through the nation       2011 number, which was originally        last year’s $6,942,190 initial esti-   Southview Drive that a home was
    Ash Wednesday is the first day of Lent and occurs 46 days (40 days               and state’s difficult economic times,       estimated to be $75,000 at this time     mate. Much of the difference comes     moved from last fall. The basin,
 not counting Sundays) before Easter. Ash Wednesday derives its name                allowing the City to avoid the major       last year, includes three street and     from TIF revenue, which is estimat-    which will appear as a grass lot re-
 from the practice of placing ashes on the foreheads of believers as a sign         tax increases expected in some other       storm water projects that will take      ed to rise 18 percent from $157,042    cessed in the middle, will fill if lo-
 of repentance. At services of worship on this day, ashes are imposed on            communities.                               place this spring as well as Tax In-     in Fiscal 2011 to $191,998 in Fiscal   cal storm sewers are overwhelmed,
 the foreheads of the worshippers. Each participant is presented with black            The 2012 budget includes                crement Financing for the streets at     2010.                                  and then a pressure relief valve will
 ashes in the shape of a cross upon his or her forehead. The worshipper             $11,063,040 in expenditures, most          Prairie View. The Fiscal 2012 num-          A public hearing on the budget is   allow water gradually drain as the
 traditionally retains the mark of the cross until it wears off. The act echoes     of which fall along the same line as       ber includes final payment on this        set for March 14 at 7 p.m. at City     sewers can handle the runoff.
 the ancient Biblical tradition of throwing ashes over one’s head to signify        last year’s budget. One exception is       spring’s projects as well as funds       Hall.                                      Another project will add curb-
 repentance before God.                                                             capital projects, which are estimated      regularly allotted to capital proj-         Grundy Register editor John Jen-
                                                                                    to drop from the re-estimated Fiscal                                                                                       ing and gutters to K Avenue from
                                                                                                                               ects.                                    sen can be reached at 319-824-6958
                                                                                    2011 total of $544,880 to $178,100.           City revenues are estimated to be     or                   its intersection with First Street all
 New group aims to provide outlet                                                   Riesberg explained that the Fiscal         $7,108,811 in Fiscal 2012, up from                                              the way to the Grundy County Fair-
                                                                                                                                                                                                               grounds. On the west side of the
 for those dealing with neo-natal loss                                                                                                                                                                         street, the new curb and gutter will
                                                                                                                                                                                                               run only from First Street to the area
    GRUNDY CENTER — Empty Arms will host its monthly meeting                                                                                                                                                   where curb and gutter currently ex-
 Monday, March 7 at 6 p.m. in the chapel at Grundy County Memorial                                                                                                                                             ists, while the east side will see new
 Hospital.                                                                                                                                                                                                     work that will go all the way from
    Those attending should enter through Door No. 3 (the Emergency en-                                                                                                                                         First Street to the fairgrounds.
 trance). The chapel is located down the hall past the registration desk.                                                                                                                                          In addition, on the east side, a
    Empty Arms is a group aimed at providing an outlet for those who                                                                                                                                           storm sewer pipe will be placed in
 have suffered a loss through miscarriage, still birth or shortly after birth. It                                                                                                                              the existing ditch, which will then be
 includes young and old alike, those who have recently suffered a loss, and                                                                                                                                    leveled. Bangasser said this project
 those whose loss came years ago.                                                                                                                                                                              should help solve problems of storm
    The group follows a philosophy known as “companioning,” a philoso-                                                                                                                                         water running through the ditch and
 phy of care developed by Dr. Alan Wolfelt of the Center for Loss and                                                                                                                                          eventually over the ground near the
 Life Transition in Fort Collins, Colo. Companioning is about honoring                                                                                                                                         fairgrounds.
 the spirit, curiosity, learning from others, listening with the heart, bearing                                                                                                                                    A third project involves resurfac-
 witness to the struggles of others, being present to each other’s pain and                                                                                                                                    ing East First Street on the east side
 not about frantic moving forward, judging or directing others’ struggles or                                                                                                                                   of Grundy County Memorial Hos-
 imposing logic and order.                                                                                                                                                                                     pital. The project will also involve
    Cherish (Engelkes) Hansen and Robyn Plocher are hosts for the group.                                                                                                                                       replacing a majority of the curb and
 Hansen, whose son Emmett died 74 days after birth, is in her final year                                                                                                                                        gutter. Bangasser said this project has
 of studies to become a neo-natal intensive care nurse while Plocher is the                                                                                                                                    been needed for some time, though
 AfterCare Specialist at the Abels and French-Hand Funeral Homes. Both                                                                                                                                         the City waited until construction
 have personal experience with children in neo-natal intensive care units.                                                                                                                                     was complete at the hospital before
    For more information contact Hansen (641) 521-8459 or Plocher (319)                                                                                                                                        undertaking it.
 830-4333.                                                                                                                                                                                                         Funding for the three projects
                                                                                                                                                                                                               will come from the new storm water
                                                                                                                                                                                                               utility as well as revenues from re-
 Group to meet, make plans for                                                                                                                                                                                 payment of a Tax Increment Financ-
                                                                                                                                                                                                               ing Bond taken out by the new office
 community school garden                                                                                                                                                                                       building at the hospital.
    GRUNDY CENTER — Anyone interested in the development of a                                                                                                                                                      Construction will begin as soon
 community school garden is invited to an informational meeting March 8                                                                                                                                        as the weather allows, with comple-
 at 5:30 p.m. at the Grundy County Memorial Hospital meeting room.                                                                                                                                             tion of all three projects expected by
    Enter through door No. 3 on the west side of the hospital under the                                                                                                                                        July 1.
What’s inside
                                                                                                                                                                        I Wanna’
 Emergency awning.                                                                                                                                                                                                 Grundy Register editor John Jen-
                                                                                                                                                                                                               sen can be reached at 319-824-6958
 It’s rnot. . too. .late. ?to get a flu shot
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    Influenza activity in Iowa continues to increase and is currently wide-

   Community Calendar.........?
 spread, according to the Iowa Department of Public Health and the Cen-
   Public Record...................?
 ters for Disease Control.
                                                                                                                                                                                                               Local cemetery
   Legal not too late to get a flu shot,” said Nancy Haren, RN, BSN, Grundy
    “It’s      Notices...............?
 County Public Health manager.
   Obituaries.......................03                                                                                                                                  The Grundy Center High School
    The proportion of doctor visits
   Opinion............................04 for influenza-like illness, the number of
   Social associated hospitalizations and the number of schools with 10
                                                                                                                                                                        dance team hosted its annual
                                                                                                                                                                        spring show Saturday. ‘I Wanna         available online
 percent or greater absence due to illness have all increased.
   Sports.........................?                                                                                                                                     Dance’ included the team’s state
    The State Hygienic Laboratory
   Theater...........................02 has identified three strains of influenza                                                                                         championship pom routine and               GRUNDY COUNTY — Infor-
 virus this year. They are: influenza A, H3N2 and H1N1, and influenza B.                                                                                                  second-place military routine as       mation on many Grundy County
 The seasonal flu vaccine protects against all three strains.
   Weather..........................02                                                                                                                                                                         cemeteries is now available on the
                                                                                                                                                                        well as several others, including
   Wolverine Press................? anyone who has not gotten their sea-
    Haren strongly recommends that                                                                                                                                      a solo by senior Leah Anderson         County’s official Web site.
 sonal flu shot, should get it now. It is not too late. Remember the three Cs:                                                                                           (left) and acts with the youth from        Information is available on 30 of
 cover your coughs and sneezes; clean you hands; and contain germs by                                                                                                   Grundy Center Elementary and           the 40 cemeteries within the county
                                                                                                                                                                                                               at Select
    Contact us
 staying home when ill.                                                                                                                                                 local preschools. Pictured above
                                                                                                                                                                        (left to right) are: Riley Ackerman,   the GIS mapping tab and click on
                       More BRIEFS on page 2                                                                                                                            Chelsey McNeil and Leah Ander-         Cemetery Search. You may come to
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        P.O. Box 245
What’s inside
   Grundy Center, IA 50638
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      Fax: (319) 824-6288
 Classifieds......................12            Grundy Center, IA 50638                                                                                                                                        cemetery to search countywide.
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 Legals..........................10, 11
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  Obituaries.........................3                                                                                                                                                                         der cemetery to search countywide.
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 Public Record...................11
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 Social Events.....................5
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                                                                                                                                                                                                               a search is done by a specific cem-
 Deadline: Monday, 10 a.m.
  Social Events.....................5
 Sports..........................13                  E-mail news to:                                                                                                       from Saturday’s show are            etery, only the first 1,000 names will
 Theater.............................5                                                                                                             available online at              display in alphabetical order. If the
  Weather............................2         Deadline: Monday, 10 a.m.                                                                                                    See CEMETERY on page 2
2      Thursday, March 3, 2011
                                                                          Grundy NEWS Register                                                                                              

                       Daily high and low temperature readings and
                       precipitation amounts at the National Weather
                                                                               CEMETERY                                  Chamber to sponsor Spruce Up Spring promotion
                                                                               from page 1
                       Service Station in Grundy Center for the 24-hour                                                     The Grundy Center Chamber of
                       period ending at 8 a.m. on the following dates:         cemetery has more than 1,000 burial       Commerce and businesses are part-
  e                                                                            entries, not all the names will dis-
                                                                               play. For larger cemeteries, it is best
                                                                                                                         nering together to show their ap-
                                                                                                                         preciation to its customers with a
  a       February 23
                                                                               to search by name and cemetery.
                                                                                   From the list of names that dis-
                                                                                                                         Spring Spruce Up promotion during

                                                                                                                         Spring Open Houses, March 10-12.
          February 24      36          23           0.00           0.00        play, click on the ID number to the       The Spring Spruce Up promotion
          February 25      28          14           0.00           0.00        left of the name. The burial informa-
                                                                                                                         is sponsored by the Grundy Center
          February 26      22           8           0.02           0.00        tion will display. The burial informa-    Chamber of Commerce, Grundy Na-
                                                                               tion screen also has a link to click to
          February 27      21           8           0.01           0.00                                                  tional Bank, Phelps Implement and
          February 28       29         10           0.00           0.00        zoom to the cemetery location within      Titan Machinery along with many

          March 01         33          10           0.00           0.00        the county.                               local business participants.
          February Accumulation                     1.72          11.40            The burial information on the            Customers may enter for a chance
                                                                               Web site has been donated by Rick         at winning the grand prize gift pack-
                                                                               Gersema from Parkersburg. Gerse-          age worth more than $400. They
                                                                               ma has done years of genealogy re-
      BREIFS continued from page 1                                             search and has donated his database
                                                                                                                         will need to pick up a punch card
                                                                                                                         at participating businesses and have
                                                                               of 19,154 entries to be used as a         at least six of the eight businesses
Public invited to GCHS Academic                                                starting point for the county’s data.     stamp it. Participating businesses
                                                                               This information is currently being       will be: As You Like It/Hallmark,
Decathlon awards ceremony                                                      reviewed and updated by the various       Frederick Furniture, Garden Gate
   All students who participated in this year’s Academic Decathlon competi-    cemetery boards.
tion will be recognized at an awards ceremony in the Grundy Center High                                                  Florist & Gifts, Norby’s Farm Fleet,
                                                                                   Burial information is available on    Shabby Shack, Stylish Living, Sub-
School IMC on Sunday, March 6. The ceremony will begin at 2:00 p.m.
Decathletes, their families and friends are encouraged to attend.              the Web site once the cemetery board      way and True Value. Once the card is     are from: As You Like It/Hallmark,      Value and Video Place.
   Each decathlete will be presented with a certificate of participation from   has agreed to participate in the proj-    filled, it can be dropped at any of the   Frederick Furniture, Garden Gate           For more information about the
the Iowa Academic Decathlon (IAD) board of directors. Ribbons and medals       ect. It is hoped that all 40 cemetery     participating business into the terra    Florist & Gifts, Green Belt Bank &      “Spring Spruce Up” promotion or
from the regional competition will also be awarded at that time.               boards will eventually participate        cotta pots. A winner will be drawn       Trust, Norby’s Farm Fleet, Phelps       details on Spring Open Houses,
   The state Academic Decathlon team will be introduced. The results of        and have their burial information on      Tuesday, March 15 for the grand          Implement, Pizza Hut, Precision         please contact the Grundy Center
their participation at the state contest on March 4 and 5 will be presented.   the website.                              prize package.                           Lawn Care, Shabby Shack, Shear          Chamber of Commerce at 319-825-
Students on the state team will receive any awards that they earned.               Burial information on the Web            Prizes included in the package        Image, Stylish Living, Subway, True     3838.
   In addition to the presentation of awards, several decathletes will give    site is the first phase of this project.
speeches that earned them special recognition: Raymi Ackerman, Aubrey          This first phase was funded by a
Clark, Jacob Harberts and Gerrit Nibbelink will be among the presenters.
   At the end of the ceremony there will be photo-ops for anyone who wants
                                                                               grant from the Grundy County Com-
                                                                               munity Foundation and gifts from the
                                                                                                                         Meyers receives Central volleyball awards 2Coats to host
to get pictures of decathletes and their awards. We hope to see many of you                                                  PELLA—A local athlete has
                                                                               family of Harold & Wilma Engelkes
                                                                               by Carol & Daniel Brobst and A.           been cited for her contributions to                                              Community
                                                                                                                         the Central College volleyball team.
                                                                               Maxine Engelkes, Cloris Zern, and
                                                                               Grundy Center Cemetery Associa-               Junior Kiley Meyers (Grundy                                                  Night of Prayer
 Grundy Family YMCA Notes                                                      tion. Grundy County is very grateful
                                                                               for these monetary gifts and for Rick
                                                                                                                         Center) received her third varsity
                                                                                                                         letter. The middle hitter was an All-
                                                                                                                                                                                                             GRUNDY CENTER               —
   Winter Session II classes begin March March 7 - April 16 - Sign up for                                                                                                                                 2Coats will host a Community
                                                                               Gersema’s in-kind gift that made the      Iowa Conference honorable mention
classes today.                                                                                                           selection. Meyers earned league aca-                                             Night of Prayer Saturday, March
                                                                               first phase of the project possible.
   New Programming for Win-
                                                                                   The second phase of the project is    demic honors for the second straight                                             5 at 6 p.m. at the Farm Bureau In-
ter Session II: Youth: Active Kids                                                                                       year with a 3.710 grade point aver-                                              surance Building.
                                                                               to digitally map the cemeteries. This
- Tuesday/Thursday 5:15 p.m. - 6:30                                                                                      age in a business management ma-                                                    The event will feature food,
                                                                               will show the location of the grave
p.m. for children age 3 (potty trained)                                                                                  jor. She also earned all-tournament
                                                                               within the cemetery map when a                                                                                             fellowship, cookies and spiritual
- 5th-grade held at the Upper Elemen-                                                                                    honors at the Salisbury (Md.) Univ.
                                                                               name is searched. Funds will be                                                                                            healing.
tary Gym. Adults: Zumba - Monday/                                                                                        Tournament.
                                                                               needed to complete this work. Any-
Wednesday - 6 p.m. - 6:45 p.m. at the
                                                                               one interested in making a donation           Meyers competed in all 33 match-                                                Dinner starts at 5:45 p.m.
Upper Elementary Hardwood Floor                                                                                          es, posting 241 kills with a steamy
                                                                               toward this project should contact
Studio                                                                                                                   .307 hitting percentage. She had
                                                                               the Grundy County Auditor’s Office
   3 on 3 Basketball Tournament                                                                                          123 blocks, 95 digs, 15 ace serves
                                                                               at 319-824-3122.
— Saturday March 12 at 8 a.m.
   • Deadline to register: Friday, March 4.
                                                                                   Cemetery information on the           and three assists. She recorded one
                                                                                                                         double-double with 11 kills and 11                                                           Advertising
                                                                               county’s Web site is a great asset for
   • Held at the Grundy Center High School; games are 15 minutes or first
team to 12 points.
                                                                               anyone doing genealogy work. With         blocks against Wis.-Oshkosh Oct.
                                                                                                                         22. Meyers was given the team’s
                                                                                                                                                                             Kiley Meyers                             deadline is:
                                                                               the information on the Web site, re-
   • Male and Female Divisions - Grades 5-6, 7-8, 9-12; Ages: 19-39, 40-
59, 60+
                                                                               search can be done from anywhere          Most Improved Player Award in            led the Dutch to a 20-13 record with           10 a.m. Monday!
                                                                               with internet access. If you would        2009.                                    a 5-3 league mark. Clayberg awarded
   Parent’s Night Out will be held Saturday, March 12. The event it open to
                                                                               like more information about this               Awards were announced at the        17 varsity letters and will return 13            (319) 824-6958
children in kindergarten through fifth-grade and will include games, crafts,                                              squad’s recent awards banquet by         letterwinners for the 2011 season.
                                                                               project, please contact the Grundy
dinner and a movie.                                                                                                      Central coach Kent Clayberg, who
                                                                               County Auditor’s Office.
                                                                           Grundy NEWS Register                                                                                                 Thursday, March 3, 2011                                        3

                         Obituaries                                             Heart rate monitors can be key Set healthy lifestyle goals to
Gladys V. Meyer                                                                 part of tracking physical activity improve cardiovascular health
    Gladys V. Meyer, 83, of Cedar Falls died February 22, 2011, at the West-
ern Home Communities Elizabeth E. Martin Health Center. Funeral ser-                                                                                                                   By JAMIE MAXWELL
vices were February 25 at First United Method-                                       Percentage of                                                                                   Grundy Center Polar Scholar
ist Church, Cedar Falls, with burial in Pleasant                                  Maximum Heart Rate        Zone Classification         Exercise Zone            We are about two months into the New Year, how are you doing with
Valley Cemetery in Fern. Memorials may be                                                                                                                    your New Year’s resolutions? How many times have you set a New Year’s
directed to American Diabetes or Alzheimer’s                                             50-60%             Healthy Heart Zone            Warm-Up            resolution to lose weight, follow a better diet, join an exercise program or
Associations. Condolences may be left at www.                                            60-70%                Fitness Zone              Fat Burning         fitness center, etc.? The answer for many of us is: often, if not every year.                                                            70-80%               Aerobic Zone           Endurance Training      The question is: how often do you actually follow though with your goals
    She was born August 17, 1927, in Parkers-                                            80-90%              Anaerobic Zone         Performance Training     and see results? It is sad to say but many of us will lose motivation if we
burg, the daughter of Harm and Pearl (Groen) Van                                        90-100%                  Red Line            Maximum Training        do not set goals for the right reason(s).
Hauen. She married George H. Meyer on August
                                                                                                                                                                One reason, in particular, to set healthy lifestyle goals for your New
16, 1946, in Fern. He died October 5, 2006.
                                                                                                       By BLAIRE BALDWIN                                     Year’s resolution is to improve your level of cardiovascular health. Why
    She farmed with her husband until 1963,
worked at Sartori Memorial Hospital and the                                                                   Polar Scholar                                  cardiovascular health you might ask? Well, it is the month of February,
Western Home Communities, and provided in                                          What is a Heart Rate Monitor?                                             which is designated as American Heart Month. Various associations and
home daycare for many years. She was a member of First United Methodist            A heart rate monitor is a personal device designed to monitor and         researchers in conjunction with the Centers for Disease Control and Pre-
Church.                                                                         track an individual’s heart rate activity in real time. Individual devices   vention (CDC) tell us that heart disease is not only a contributor to many
    Survivors include a son, George H. (Nancy) Meyer Jr. of Appolo Beach,       include a wrist unit (watch) and an accompanying chest strap (transmit-      of the disabilities that we face, but also the leading cause of death in the
Fla.; two daughters, Joyce (Frank) Hendershot of Jacksonville, Fla., and Judy   ter). This data can then be downloaded onto a computer and analyzed          United States. The most common heart disease in the United States is
(Michael) Ravn of Cedar Falls; nine grandchildren; 20 great-grandchildren;      post-exercise.                                                               coronary heart disease, which often appears in the form of a heart attack
and one great-great-grandchild.                                                    Most commercial cardio equipment (ellipticals, treadmills, bikes,         (CDC, 2010). With the start of a new year and new resolutions, what
    She was preceded in death by three brothers, Henry G., Jake and Herman      etc.) is designed with a built-in heart rate monitor. Heart rate is taken    steps will you take to improve your cardiovascular health?
Van Hauen; and two sisters, Jennie Syhlman and Tillie Pruin.                    by simply placing your hands on a metal sensor. Your heart rate is then         A healthy diet and lifestyle are two of the best ways to combat heart
                                                                                projected on the screen.                                                     disease. First you can start by adopting a heart-healthy diet similar to the
Marlyn James Eilers                                                               What is my heart rate? What is my target heart rate zone?                     • Choose lean meats and poultry without skin and prepare them with-
    Marlyn James Eilers, 80, of Grundy Center passed away February 22,            According to the American Medical Association, your maximum                out added saturated and trans-fat.
2011, at the University of Iowa Hospital in Iowa City. Funeral service and      heart rate is approximately 220 minus your age.                                 • Select fat-free, 1 percent fat, and low-fat dairy products.
burial will be held privately by the family. To                                   Example for a 30-year-old — 220-30 = 190 – maximum heart rate                 • Cut back on foods containing partially hydrogenated vegetable oils
leave a message of condolence for the family                                      60-90% Target Heart Rate Zone                                              in order to reduce trans-fat in your diet.
please visit                                           60% - 190 x .6 = 114                                                          • Cut back on foods high in dietary cholesterol. Aim to eat less than
    Marlyn was born February 12, 1931, in the                                     90% - 190 x .9 = 171                                                       300 mg of cholesterol each day.
Eldora Hospital. He was the son of Joe and Pearl                                  In this example, this individual’s 60-90% Target Heart Rate Zone is           • Cut back on beverages and foods with added sugars.
(Ruter) Eilers. In 1952 he was united in marriage                               114-171 beats per minute.                                                       • Choose and prepare foods with little or no salt; aiming to eat less
to Ruth Weseman in the Bethany Presbyterian                                                                                                                  than 2,300 mg of sodium per day
Church. Marlyn and Ruth farmed in Black Hawk                                                                                                                    And last but not least, keep an eye on your portion sizes!
                                                                                   What are the benefits of using a Heart Rate Monitor?
and Hardin counties. Marlyn also was employed
                                                                                   Heart rate monitors are beneficial for anyone and everyone. Heart
as a road patrolman for Grundy County for over                                                                                                                  Refer to the Center of Disease Control and Prevention for other heart-
20 years. He truly loved to spend time with his                                 rate monitors can assist in weight management, muscle toning, building
                                                                                aerobic endurance, strengthening the heart, and relieving stress. With       healthy exercise ideas, recipes, and much more at their website: http://
friends and family.                                                                                                                                 If you are looking for ways to improve your cardiovas-
    He is survived by his children, Kathleen Eilers of Grundy Center, Mari-     the use of a heart rate monitor, you are able to find the appropriate in-
                                                                                tensity of exercise in order to achieve and maintain health and fitness       cular health through physical activity, consider the YMCA’s new Session
lyn (Dave) Phillis of Waterloo and Ron Eilers of Grundy Center; grandsons,                                                                                   II winter fitness classes. The YMCA’s Adult (heart-healthy) classes in-
Jeremy (Jessica) Eilers and Cory Phillis; a great-grandson, Drew Eilers; sis-   goals.
                                                                                   It is extremely important to train in your target heart rate zone. When   clude: 2 Indoor cycling classes (morning and evening), Pilates, Extreme
ters, Gladys Bowers of Dike, Genevieve Venenga of Grundy Center, Adele
                                                                                your heart rate gets too high, you are working your heart too hard.          Fitness, Zumba, Kickboxing, Water Aerobics and Senior Life. Workout
Pruin of Holland and Joyce (Norman) VanDeest of Grundy Center; brothers,
                                                                                Physical activity can then become counter productive. If your heart rate     plans, personal training and fitness testing are also available by appoint-
Wayne (Judy) of Holland and Kenny (Linda) of Eldora; several nieces and
nephews.                                                                        remains too low, you are not gaining substantial health and/or fitness        ment. The classes and fitness center that the YMCA has to offer will help
    Marlyn was preceded in death by his parents; wife, Ruth; sister, June       benefits. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) recom-         you get on the right track with your New Year’s resolutions and heart
Rhoads and infant brother, Claus; brothers-in-law, Howard Bowers, Elgin         mends exercise at moderate intensity (50-70% of maximum heart rate)          healthy goals! Call the YMCA at (319) 825-6210 with questions.
Venenga, Bert Pruin and Dusty Rhoads.                                           for at least 30 minutes, five days a week for adults and 60 minutes, 7
                                                                                days a week for children.                                                       Jamie Maxwell is one of the 2010-2011 Polar Scholars teaching High
                                                                                   Five good reasons to implement the use of a heart rate monitor:           school Physical Education at Grundy Center High School. Jamie grad-
                                                                                                                                                             uated from Buena Vista University last year before coming to Grundy
Dale Callaway                                                                      • Improve Your Health
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    Dale Leroy Callaway, 94, of Conrad passed away February 12, 2011, at           • Lose Weight
                                                                                   • Maximize Limited Exercise Time                                          She has been working in a variety of areas at the YMCA as part of her
Grundy County Memorial Hospital in Grundy Center while under the care                                                                                        internship including: Fitness Center Supervision, After School Care, In-
of Hospital staff and Iowa Hospice. Funeral ser-                                   • Exercise Safely
                                                                                   • Increase Self-Accountability                                            structing the Senior Life fitness class and After School Club for middle
vices February 15 at the Alice Church of God in                                                                                                              school students.
rural Conrad. Interment was at Alice Cemetery

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with Military Honors by Conrad American Le-                                        Blaire Baldwin is one of the 2010-2011 Polar Scholars teaching el-
gion Post 681. Online condolences may be sent                                   ementary physical education at the Grundy Center Elementary School.
to                                                   She graduated from the University of Northern Iowa and came to Grundy
    Dale was born on his family farm in Melrose                                 Center to obtain her Masters Degree in Physical Education from UNI.
Township on June 24, 1916, to John and Jessie                                   As part of her YMCA internship, Blaire has been working in a variety of                                          advertising is only
(Musgrave) Callaway. Dale attended Melrose
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laway; great-nieces and nephews, Cathy and Carey Callaway, Chris (Alyssa)
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great-nephew, Lewis Callaway.
    He was preceded in death by his parents; a brother, Glen; and a nephew,

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Memory Lane                                                                                                                                                                                                   From The
A look back through
The Grundy Register

 Compiled by Joyce Wardall
10 Years Ago This Week - 2001
    • The Grundy County ASCS
held an open house Tuesday to
show patrons around the new
offices located behind Pamida in
the Bordan Industrial Park.                                                                                                                                                                                       Call it the winter blues, doldrums
    • Round two of the IHSAA boys                                                                                                                                                                             ... whatever. It doesn’t matter what
basketball playoffs saw AGWSR                                                                                                                                                                                                           you call it,
snuff out any hopes of Dike-New                                                                                                                                                                                                         but I am abso-
Hartford returning to the state                                                                                                                                                                                                         lutely ready to
tournament this season.                                                                                                                                                                                                                 get out of the
    • Kevin Costner and Bruce                                                                                                                                                                                                           house and out-
Greenwood star in Thirteen Days                                                                                                                                                                                                         side.
at the Center Theatre.
    • Ocean Perch Fillets = $2.89 a
pound.                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  and      March
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        have always
25 Years Ago This Week - 1986
   • Local gasoline prices this                                                                                                                                                                                     By JOHN             felt like the
week dropped below the dollar a                                                                                                                                                                                      JENSEN             two longest
gallon mark for the first time in                                                                                                                                                                                                        months of the
a decade. The cheapest gasoline                                                                                                                                                                               year to me, simply because I’m tired
prices in Grundy County were                                                                                                                                                                                  of winter by this point. Snow isn’t
found at Dike, where regular was                                                                                                                                                                              fun anymore — it’s a pain. Ice on the
being pumped for 89 cents and                                                                                                                                                                                 trees isn’t pretty, it’s a reminder that
unleaded for 93 cents a gallon.                                                                                                                                                                               it’s still winter. And a warm-up like
   • The Grundy Center Chamber                                                                                                                                                                                we had a couple of weeks ago ... it’s
of Commerce will sponsor a                                                                                                                                                                                    almost like a tease.
‘Parade of Hats’ fun contest on                                                                                                                                                                                  This is the time of year when I like
Saturday. Ten dollar prizes will

                                                                                                                                        Fight to Keep
                                                                                                                                                                                                              to start thinking about what I want
be given in six categories.
   • There were ten new vehicles
                                                        Letter to the editor                                                                                                                                  to do when it warms up. While there
                                                                                                                                                                                                              are a lot of work-related events that
registered in the county this                                                                                                                                                                                 I need to be at during the spring
                                       INA president speaks against
                                                                                                                                       Our Broadband
week.                                                                                                                                                                                                         and summer, there is also a decent
   • The Spartan girls’ brief                                                                                                                                                                                 amount of free time.
but memorable post-season              proposed public notice fee drop                                                                                                                                           To me, this time of year is a great
tournament experience ended                                                                                                                                                                                   time to work on getting ready for
                                       To the Editor:
Wednesday night with a 71-50
loss to the powerful Wellsburg
                                          I’m the publisher of an Iowa daily newspaper. As is the case with most                                            Rural telecoms                                    those spring and summer activities.
                                                                                                                                                                                                              Dad likes to garden, and by this time
                                       American dailies, a corporation owns my newspaper and my corporate
Warriorettes in the sectional
championship game.
                                       owners do not live in my city. Consequently, they require a great deal of                                         in a battle to help us                               of year he would be ordering seeds
                                       accountability from me. I regularly send them the financial and opera-                                                                                                  and getting ready to start them in-
   • The Wellsburg Wariorettes
                                       tional information they require so they can see how every penny is spent                  Rural America needs great internet broadband service as much as ur-          side. He was pretty good at timing
propelled to a 70-63 victory over
                                       and so they are aware of every decision I have made.                                   ban America, but there is a threat to the future growth of broadband in         things just right so that we would
South Hamilton Saturday night
                                          I welcome this accountability. In fact, I routinely tell my bosses more             farm and flyover country.                                                        have the earliest tomatoes around.
in the first round of the girls’        than they require me to disclose. It’s in my best interests to do so. I have              One proposal would take the mechanism used to fund a lot of the rural            For me it’s a time to sharpen my
regional basketball tournament.        nothing to hide. I figure the more information my bosses have about my                  broadband expansion over the past decade – the Universal Service Fund           photography skills and find a few
   • Ocean Perch Fillets = $1.89       operation, the more they will trust that I am managing it properly.                    (USF) – and allow the money to be used in non-rural areas to fund greater       new places to take pictures. The last
a pound.                                  Local governments are similar to my newspaper in that their “owners”                broadband expansion. The end result would be a greater service to urban         two years I didn’t have much of a
50 Years Ago This Week - 1961          are not present on a daily basis to observe the decisions that are made and            areas – and there is no guarantee that any of Iowa would be considered
   • The task of cleaning up after a                                                                                                                                                                          chance to do that because I was new
                                       how every dime of their taxpayer dollars is spent. For that reason, every              part of an urban area.
monumental ice storm continued                                                                                                                                                                                to the areas I worked in, and a lot
                                       state in the country requires local governments to disclose the details                   “There is a lot of misinformation out there right now about USF re-
this week — under near ideal                                                                                                                                                                                  more focused on learning my new
                                       of all financial transactions, budgets and decisions made affecting the                 form and the National Broadband Plan,” said Joe Hrdlicka, Iowa’s Inde-
weather conditions. Town and           “owners”. Public notices are an inexpensive, effective transparency tool                                                                                               jobs than I was relaxing.
                                                                                                                              pendent Telephone Companies Coalition committee member and director
country residents alike have been      to hold local governments accountable to their “owners”.                                                                                                                   That looks to change this sum-
                                                                                                                              of government relations for Iowa Telecommunications Association. “The
busy with saws, cutting down              I currently serve as president of the Iowa Newspaper Association. For                                                                                               mer, the first time in a three years
                                                                                                                              truth is that recent and proposed laws, regulations and rulings threaten
broken limbs and fallen trees,         years, I have also been a member of the INA’s Government Relations                                                                                                     that I expect to be in the same place.
                                                                                                                              the ability of rural telecom networks to provide affordable and advanced
which have then been piled up to       Committee. In each of those years, I’ve watched in puzzlement and dis-                                                                                                 Almost everything I know about
                                                                                                                              broadband to rural Iowans. This issue caught the attention of the Iowa
burn as soon as it is dry enough.      may as taxpayer-supported groups like the Iowa School Board Associa-                                                                                                   photography is self-taught, mostly
                                                                                                                              House of Representatives two weeks ago as it unanimously passed HR 6
   • Five elevators Monday             tion, the League of Iowa Cities, the Iowa State Association of Counties                                                                                                through trial and error, and a little
purchased 77,000 bushels of                                                                                                   directing the Iowa congressional delegation to work with the FCC to en-
                                       and others introduce bill after bill to weaken this vital transparency tool.           sure rural states are not left out of the process in developing the National    through reading books. When I start-
surplus government corn stored in         During the past few years, bills have been repeatedly introduced to                                                                                                 ed I didn’t know film speed from an
Grundy County at prices ranging                                                                                               Broadband Plan.”
                                       move public notices from newspapers to local government websites.                         Iowa’s independent telephone companies have spent large sums to of-          f-stop to an aperture. Eighteen years
from 96 cents to $1.01 a bushel.       Lawmakers rejected this bad idea for several reasons. First, statewide                 fer up-to-date broadband service to their customers. But as requirements        later there are still a lot of techniques
   • Soybean prices climbed to         readership research shows that over half of Iowans have never visited a
record highs for the season at                                                                                                grow for more web-enabled and cable-enabled devices, it will continue           I am working to perfect.
                                       local government website for any reason…much less to look for public                   to cost these types of companies more money to update their systems.                Ideally I would like to find a loca-
Grundy County elevators this           notices. Second, many local governments have no website. Third, re-
week. Elevators are bidding $2.78                                                                                             If the USF is allowed to be drained for use in more urban areas, then           tion where I can see enough wildlife
                                       search shows that public notices are read in newspapers as well as farm                opportunities will fade in rural areas. It means that local economic de-        to keep myself interested while also
to $2.80 a bushel.
                                       or national sports news. Iowans say they want to see notices “pushed” to               velopment groups will have a more difficult time competing, because as           getting some exercise. I wouldn’t
   • There were five babies born at
                                       them in their local newspaper rather than having to remember to go to                  highways, trains and airports were important in past decades, high-speed        even mind traveling a little bit (but
the Grundy hospital this week.
                                       multiple local government websites to “pull” up this information. Fourth,              broadband service is important now.
   • An all-time record high                                                                                                                                                                                  not more than 10-15 minutes from
                                       statewide readership research and Google Analytics show that Iowans                       The Independent Telecommunication Companies Coalition issued
average of $363.87 per acre was                                                                                                                                                                               home) to find that place.
                                       prefer to read notices in newspapers by a ratio of 70-1. Finally, and most             these statements in response to the FCC’s meeting:
paid for the 5,638 acres of Grundy                                                                                                                                                                                The biggest thing I’ve learned
                                       importantly, turning this transparency tool over to local governments                     • We believe all Iowans should have access to affordable broadband at
County farm land sold last year.                                                                                                                                                                              about photography is the KISS
                                       would lead to a perceived if not a real conflict of interest.                           reasonable, comparable prices, regardless of where you live in the U.S.
   • John Wayne, Stewart Granger                                                                                                                                                                              principal — Keep It Simple Stupid.
                                          Having failed the past few years, the local government organizations                – a long-standing national policy since 1934.
and Ernie Kovacs star in North To                                                                                                                                                                             These days, most cameras are de-
Alaska at the Center Theatre.
                                       are now backing a bill designed to eliminate notices in newspapers over                   • Those who deployed first generation broadband still need support for
                                       time by financially starving the newspaper that must bear the cost of                                                                                                   signed to make a lot of the decisions
   • More than 200 persons                                                                                                    continued upgrades – it can’t be built and then ne-glected.
                                       typesetting, printing and mailing the notices. House Study Bill 72 would                                                                                               for you, so let it. Most cameras fea-
attended the Cub Scouts’ annual                                                                                                  • We support the reasonable and thoughtful USF reform that assists
                                       require that all notices be published at a maximum $25 fee. Should it                                                                                                  ture a mode dial with five or 10 dif-
Blue and Gold banquet at the                                                                                                  our progress in deploying a strong network across Iowa and providing
Junior High School gym this            pass, I can easily see a scenario where many newspapers would simply                   advanced telecommunications such as broadband.                                  ferent choices, one of which is most
week.                                  refuse to publish them at such a deep financial loss. Then the notices                     • Fundamental to a strong telecommunications infrastructure (includ-         likely portrait, another action and a
   • Fresh Creamery Butter = 57¢       would either go away or be briefly posted on local government websites                  ing wireless) is a strong and robust wireline network that depends upon         third is probably the general mode, or
a pound.                               where few people would see them. Could it be that this is the real point               USF for rural, high cost areas.                                                 what I like to call “idiot” mode. Ex-
                                       of this legislation?                                                                       Sustaining broadband service is fundamental to bringing economic            cept when I’m shooting sports, I use
75 Years Ago This Week - 1936             Local government lobbyists will tell you this bill would save local
   • A 160 acre farm in Colfax                                                                                                development, educational opportunities, advanced health care and qual-          idiot mode as much as anything on
                                       governments money. What they won’t tell you is that the state sets the                 ity of life in rural Iowa.                                                      the camera, simply because it makes
Township has been sold for $100
                                       rate for publishing public notices and the same rate applies to all news-                 Iowa’s independent telephone companies are fighting for the likes of          all the decisions for me ... I like that.
an acre.
                                       papers. In the case of my newspaper, the rate for public notices is dis-               us in rural areas. All of us need to support that effort in order to keep our   The portrait and action modes do the
   • The coal situation over the
                                       counted 78 percent from our newspaper’s average rate. But we publish                   communities viable for economic and social development into the future.         same thing, though they emphasize
county has been much relieved
                                       the notices because we know people read them and because we couldn’t                   Let your representatives, senators, and congressional delegation know.
during the past week. The mild                                                                                                                                                                                settings to make the different types
                                       possibly afford to cover all the city council, school board and county
weather helped much and trains                                                                                                                                                                                of pictures a little more crisp.
                                       supervisors meetings in as much detail as these notices provide.
have been moving coal rapidly.                                                                                                                                                                                    I’ll also use this time of year to
The light and power plant at              While it’s true the bill would result in a cost savings for local govern-
                                       ments, the savings would be a very tiny fraction of one percent of their                                                                                               look over the baseball schedules of
Grundy Center has coal enough                                                                                                                                                                                 my favorite teams. My friends and I
                                                                                                                                             Deadline for advertising in
on hand now for probably a             budgets. Using figures from the League of Iowa Cities, for example, the
                                       average savings of six cities the League used in an illustration to lawmak-                                                                                            usually go to a game in Milwaukee
month.                                                                                                                                                                                                        and several in Cedar Rapids. That’s
                                       ers would amount to under four one-thousandths of one percent.
                                                                                                                                               The Grundy Register is
   • A “baby combine” will be                                                                                                                                                                                 in addition to the local high school
one of the interesting pieces of          In other words, these local government organizations are asking law-
                                       makers to trade an inexpensive and well-read transparency tool to save                                                                                                 games I’ll attend. The last two years
farm machinery to be featured
                                                                                                                                                      10 a.m. Monday!
                                       what amounts to less than a rounding error in their members’ budgets.                                                                                                  we’ve added Des Moines to our itin-
at a special showing of Allis
Chalmers      machinery     next       This is a bad idea that would lead to a distrust of local governments and                                                                                              erary, though I found the other two

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designed to replace binders and                                                                                                                                                                               be disappointed not to return to Des
threshing machines.                                                                      Ron Peterson, Publisher                                                                                              Moines this year. I’ve never been to
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                                                                                              CENTER THEATRE’S Reel-to-Reel                                                                      CALENDAR OF EVENTS
We would like to thank everyone for                                                      At the Center Theatre on Friday,        love store unfolds in Just Go With                              GRUNDY COMMUNITY
prayers, cards, memorials and kind-                                                  March 4 at 7 p.m. will be the roman-        It.
ness shown us during our Grand-                                                      tic comedy Just Go With It, starring            Justin Bieber: Never Say Never                                   CENTER
son Jared’s death. We would like to                                                  Jennifer Aniston, Adam Sandler &            3D is the inspiring true story and
thank the people who made the trip
                                                                                     Nicole Kidman. This movie is rat-           rare inside look at the rise of Justin         Thursday         • Grundy Comm. Center – Walking, 7 a.m. - Noon, Wilts
to Des Moines for the visitation and
the funeral. It is comforting to know                                                ed PG-13 for language and sexual            Bieber from street performer in the             March 3                    Room
we live in a community that cares.                                                   content, running approximately 110          small town of Stratford, Ontario, to                                       Congregate Meals, Noon, Legion Room
Words cannot express our gratitude                                                   minutes in length. At 7:30 will be          internet phenomenon to global su-                                          IA Utilities - 2 p.m., Wilts Room
and comfort we felt. Ken and Mar-                                                    the documentary/concert Justin              per star culminating with a dream
lene Havel                                                                           Bieber: Never Say Never 3D, star-           sold out show at the famed Madison                 Friday       • Grundy Comm. Center – Walking, 7 a.m. - 4 p.m., Wilts
                                                                                     ring Justin Bieber, Usher, Miley            Square Garden in 3-D. The film in-                 March 4                  Room
                                                                                     Cyrus and Boys II Men. This movie           cludes Justin’s stage performances                                         Exercise Class, 9 a.m., Legion Room
                                                                                     is rated G, running approximately           with numerous other artists such as                                        Congregate Meals, Noon, Legion Room
I would like to thank all of my fam-                                                 105 minutes in length. THERE                Usher, Miley Cyurs. Boys II Men
ily and friends and a special thanks to                                              WILL BE 2:00 MATINEES OF                    and Sean Kingston. Now being                    Saturday        • Grundy Comm. Center – Home-Based Business Open
Pastor Larry Doughan for your being                                                  BOTH SHOWS ON SATURDAY,                     able to show digital releases, Jus-              March 5                   Houses, 10 a.m. - 2 p.m., Wilts Room
there for my recent surgery. It was         Wedding                                  MARCH 5.                                    tin Bieber: Never Say Never is the
all very much appreciated. Minetta                                                       In the new romantic comedy              Center Theatre’s first presentation                Sunday        • Grundy Comm. Center – Orchard Hill, 9:45 a.m., Legion
Tjepkes                                     announcement                             Just Go With It, a plastic surgeon,         of a 3D concert event.                            March 6                  Room
                                               Rosanna Bower, daughter of            romancing, a much younger school-               For the most up-to-date movie
                                            Mark and Linda Bower of Grundy           teacher, enlists his loyal assistant to     information, please check out our                Monday         • Grundy Comm. Center – Walking, 7 a.m., 4 p.m., Wilts
                                            Center, was married to Isaiah Peter-     pretend to be his soon to be ex-wife,       new website at www.grundycenter                  March 7                   Room

Thank you family and friends for the        son of Minnesota on December 11,         in order to cover up a careless lie. If you are interested                                         Exercise Class- 9 a.m., Legion Room
visits, cards, calls, gifts while I was a   2010. The wedding ceremony was           When more lies backfire, the assis-          in gift certificates to the Center                                          Congregate Meals, Noon, Legion Room
patient at the Grundy hospital. Spe-        held at First Baptist Church during      tant’s kids become involved, and            Theatre, they may be purchased at
cial thanks to pastor Mike Campbell         the first major snowstorm of the          everyone heads off for a weekend            Grundy National Bank locations                   Tuesday        • Grundy Comm. Center – No Walking
                                                                                                                                                                                   March 8
and church members for the prayers          season. The couple is now living in      in Hawaii that will change all their        during the day or at the Center The-                                       Children’s Financial Workshop, Wilts Room
and visits. I really appreciate your        Ankeny where Isaiah is a student         lives. Comedy abounds as the crazy          atre during evening business hours.                                        Congregate Meals, Noon, Legion Room
thoughtfulness. Virtus Ramundt              at Faith Baptist Theological Semi-                                                                                                Wednesday          • Grundy Comm. Center – Farm Bureau Health Fair,
                                            nary. Isaiah will graduate with his                                                                                                  March 9                    7 a.m., Wilts Room
                                            Master’s degree in May, with an em-                                                                                                                             Exercise Class- 9 a.m., Legion Room
                                            phasis on Biblical languages. After                                                                                                                             Congregate Meals, Noon, Legion Room
                                            graduation, Rosanna and Isaiah feel                                                                                                                             Walking, Noon - 4 p.m., Wilts Room
                                            God leading them overseas to serve                                                                                                                              LIFT, 6 p.m., Wilts Room
                                            as missionaries, translating the Bible
                                            into other languages.                                                                                                               Thursday         • Grundy Comm. Center – Walking, 7 a.m. - Noon, Wilts
                                                                                                                                                                                March 10                    Room
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                                               Bible Study
                                               Lamplighters Bible Study will be
                                                                                                                                                                            Join together to celebrate
                                            held on Thursday, March 3 at 7 p.m.
                                            at OakView, Conrad.                                                                                                             Read Across America
                                               Middle school and high school                                                                                                           By MRS. RICKERT                        year!
                                                                                                                                                                                Now in its fourteenth year, the Na-               The students of Grundy Center will
                                            youth will meet at the Ivester Church
                                                                                                                                                                            tional Education Association’s (NEA)              be celebrating reading during Read
                                            at 6:30 p.m. on March 6.
Vows exchanged                                 Lent
                                                                                                                                                                            Read Across America has become
                                                                                                                                                                            the largest celebration of reading. It
                                                                                                                                                                                                                              Across America Week (February 27
                                                                                                                                                                                                                              through March 6) with many activi-
   Kristine Myers and Lane Van Der             An Ash Wednesday Service will                                                                                                focuses the country’s attention on the            ties. If you would like to support read-
Molen were married November 6,              be held at 6:45 p.m. on March 9 at                                                                                              importance of motivating and helping              ing in our community please contact
2010 at 4:30 p.m. at the Wakonda            the Ivester Church.                                                                                                             children read and master crucial skills.          your child’s teacher or a member of
Christian Church in Des Moines.                                                                                                                                             Launched in 1997, this nationwide                 the Grundy Center staff to see how
The Reverend Tom Webster and The                                                                                                                                            reading celebration takes place each              you can help.
Reverend Keith Dean Myers offici-                                                                                                                                            year on March 2, the birthday of au-
ated the ceremony.                                                                                                                                                          thor Dr. Seuss.
   The bride is the daughter of Allan
                                            Palermo Clovers                                                                                                                     The NEA needs your help to send                   A Note About Weddings
                                               The February meeting of the Pal-                                                                                             a crystal clear message to America’s
and Debra Myers of Grundy Center.
The groom is the son of Susan Van           ermo Clovers was held on February        Dan Wardell visits Grundy                                                              children that reading is important…
                                                                                                                                                                            and fun! Research tells us that the
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 Weddings are times of cele-
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 bration for family and friends.
Der Molen and the late Richard Van          19 at Titan Machinery. Four guests                                                                                                                                                   The Grundy Register wants to
Der Molen of Keokuk,.
   Matron of Honor was Melishia
                                            and fifteen members answered the
                                            roll call of “my favorite Valentine
                                                                                     Center Elementary School                                                               more children read, the better they
                                                                                                                                                                            read, and the more children read out-                share this special event with
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 our readers, but we need your
                                                                                                                                                                            side the classroom, the better they do
Haar. Bridesmaids were NicoleWat-           was...” Kristin Neher called the                                                                                                in school.                                           help.
                                            meeting to order. Gabby Patrick led                  By DEB HOOP                        Tuesday, students went to the
son, Christy Schwartz, Mary Wille,                                                                                                                                              In cities and towns across the na-               Wedding information and
                                            the pledge to the American Flag and          The Elementary IMC was hon-             IMC to learn and listen as Mr.             tion, teachers, teenagers, librarians,
Virginia and Lisa Lewis.                                                                                                                                                                                                         a photograph should be
                                            Jayden Sawyer led the 4-H pledge.        ored to have Dan Wardell, of Iowa           Wardell shared a story. He stressed        politicians, actors, athletes, parents,
   Best Man was Jesse Uitermarkt.                                                                                                                                                                                                submitted for publication
                                               During the business meeting,          Public Television, as a guest read-         the importance of turning off the          grandparents, and others will be bring-
Groomsmen were Nate Van Haaften,                                                                                                                                                                                                 within eight weeks of the
                                            the group made plans for the Om-         er on Tuesday, February 22. Dan             television, going outside to play, us-     ing exciting reading activities to chil-
Wade Van Weelden, Josh Hanrahan,                                                                                                                                                                                                 ceremony. We can use a color
                                            elet Breakfast and donating paper        Wardell is producer and host of the         ing their imaginations, and the im-        dren of all ages. You need to get in-
and Brian Myers.                                                                                                                                                                                                                 proof photograph, as it will
                                            products. The activity was choos-        IPTV Kids Clubhouse at Iowa Public          portance of reading good books. He         volved too! To get more information                  not be damaged in any way.
   The bride is currently employed                                                                                                                                          about this giant celebration go to the
                                            ing blanket material and pinning the     Television. His adventures take him         kept everyone, teachers included,                                                               News submitted later than
at ING Life Insurance and Annuity                                                                                                                                           NEA’s Read Across America Web site,
                                            material. The hostesses were Gabby       to schools and libraries across the         actively involved during his pre-                                                               eight weeks will be reduced to
Company in Des Moines and the                                                                                                                                      It is filled
                                            Patrick and Jayden Sawyer.               state, teaching kids to turn off their      sentations. It was also a great way                                                             a photo and cutline format.
groom at Ring-O-Matic in Pella,                                                                                                                                             with fun activities and resources to
                                               Next month’s meeting will be on       TVs, go outside and play, use their         to prepare the elementary for Read                                                              Thank you for your cooperation.
Iowa. The couple is residing in Des                                                                                                                                         keep your child reading 365 days a
                                            Saturday, March 26 at 9 a.m. Laura       imaginations, and most importantly,         Across America Week, which began
                                            and Kristin Neher will be hostesses      to read a good book. Wardell’s Read-        Sunday, Feb. 27 and will continue
                                            and presentations will be given by       ing Road Trip is an exclusive 60-stop       through Saturday, March 5.                           AEBLESKIVER SUPPER
                                            Abby Taylor.                             library tour each summer, and he has           Mr. Wardell is scheduled to re-
                                                                                     performed for over 50,000 kids and          turn to Grundy Center on Wednes-                 Sunday, March 6, 2011 ~ 4:00 - 6:00 p.m.
                                                          Reporter: Abby Taylor
Legion Auxiliary                                                                     grownups during the past four years.        day, July 6, at the Kling Memorial                               Fredsville Lutheran Church
                                                                                                                                                                                             32756 150th Street, Rural Cedar Falls
                                                                                     All of his travels, in addition to his      Library. He will be reading to both
meeting                                                                              “Healthy Minutes” and IPTV Kids             1 p.m. and 2 p.m. story times on that
                                                                                                                                                                                             Adults - $6.00; Kids 3 to 10 - $3.00;
   The Legion Auxiliary Post No.                                                     Clubhouse segments can be found             day. Watch for more information
349 met February 28 at 2 p.m. in the
                                            Local student to                         here:               about his return to Grundy Center.                                  Kids 2 & under - Free
Legion Room of the Grundy Com-              participate in SSP
                                                                                                                 Guys Prom 2011 Tux
                                                                                                                                                                                     Meal includes all-you-can-eat aebleskivers (Danish pancakes),
munity Center. President called the                                                                                                                                                           sausage, applesauce, dessert and beverage.
meeting to order. Prayer was given             Local student David Ackerman of

                                                                                                                    oPen House
and the group gave the Pledge of Al-        Grundy Center is among the approxi-                                                                                              Sponsored by Fredsville Lutheran Church Senior High & Junior High Youth Groups & Their Families

legiance to the Flag, stood in silence      mately 170 students from Northwest-
for the war dead, pledge to Constitu-       ern College in Orange City who will                                  Wednesday, March 9 ~ 9:00 a.m. - 7:00 p.m.
tion.                                       travel across the U.S. and around the                                Wednesday, March 16 ~ 9:00 a.m. - 7:00 p.m.
   Secretary’s report was read and          world for the college’s annual Spring
approved. Treasurer’s report was            Service Projects (SSP) March 5-14.                         * Free pocket square with each rental during the open house!
given and filed for audit. Old busi-         David will be participating in short-                               * Complete tux rental always starts at $99!
ness included a report on quilt to be       term mission work in Mendenhall,                                          ( Coat, pants, shirt, tie & shoes!)
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Veterans letter was read. Christmas
card was read. GNB letter explain-                                                                  AP, AGWSR and Grundy Center students ~ ask The Flower Farm about
ing their new set up using Round                                                                                free delivery and pick up at your school!
Bank. Chaplain gave prayer.                     In 1958 Iowa had 5,000
   Lunch served.
   Next meeting will be March 28.
                                                 rural, one-room, public,
                                                   elementary schools.
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6      Thursday, March 3, 2011
                                                                                         Grundy NEWS Register                                                                                                    

                                                                                                                                                                                      recessions of the 1980s; and popula-         Iowans living in rural counties
CHEAP SEATS                                   fore the game to make sure they got            gles in the wild was fairly rare and
                                                                                                                                        INSIDE                                        tion growth between 1900-1910 was        numbered 806,739 people in 2010,
from page 4                                   in, and when I arrived a little less           extremely special. Though the birds
                                                                                                                                                                                      essentially flat at -0.32 percent.        but this is 3.5 percent lower than the
                                              than a half hour before the game,              are far more abundant than they once
Wrigley Field to see the Cubs play            doors had already been locked, with            were, it’s still amazing to see them,
                                                                                                                                        GRUNDY                                           Although population statewide         rural population was in 2000. Over
                                                                                                                                                                                      has generally grown over the past        the last 100 years, rural areas have
and would like to get to the new sta-         signs telling fans they wouldn’t be            particularly up close. And you’ll          COUNTY                                        century, this growth has mostly been     experienced sizable declines, with
dium in Minneapolis one of these              able to get in. That would be pretty           never have a chance to be closer to                                                      occurring in metropolitan counties       rural populations being 21.8 per-
                                                                                                                                        By Bill Arndorfer
days, though I doubt either of those          rotten if you travelled from Dike or           them than on this live cam.                                                              (urban areas of more than 50,000         cent smaller than in 1950 and 24.6
will happen this year.                        New Hartford, let alone Sheffield,                 Find the camera at www.ustream.         Extension Educator
                                                                                                                                                                                      people), while rural counties (urban     percent smaller than in 1910. Over
                • • •                         nearly 90 minutes away, only to be             tv/channel/decorah-eagles or go to                                                       areas under 10,000 people) have ex-      the past century, (rural) population
    I was a little disappointed Sat-          turned away.                                   your favorite browser and search for                                                     perienced declines. In 1910, nearly      has declined in every decade, with
urday to see fans from both Dike-                             • • •                          Decorah eagles.                               The 2010 census data was recent-           one-half (48.1%) of the state’s          the worst losses occurring between
New Hartford and West Fork left                   I have written before about my                                                        ly released for Iowa. I found the re-         population lived in rural counties,      1980 and1990 when population
                                                                                                                                        sults to be interesting and think you         while about one-third (32.0%) lived      dropped by 9.9 percent, primarily
out in the cold ... literally ... because     fascination with bald eagles. To me
                                                                                                                                        will too. This information will be            in metropolitan counties, and the        the result of the farm crisis and two
the gymnasium at Cedar Falls High             they are absolutely the most beauti-                                                                                                    remaining one-fifth (19.9%) in mi-        brief recessions in the 1980s. Spe-
                                                                                             ISU Extension                              important as we plan for the future
School was not large enough to ac-            ful thing in the world. Every once                                                        of our communities. The following             cropolitan counties (urban areas of      cifically, Butler County saw a loss
commodate everyone who hoped to               in awhile I’ll see one on the way to           offers Certified                            information is taken from the re-             10,000 – 50,000 people). By 2010         of 2.86% since the 2000 census and
see the teams play for a berth in the         work, and I know it will be a good                                                        search brief, Iowa Population Over            this balance had tilted, with now        Grundy County saw a slight increase
state tournament.                             day.                                           Handlers Program                           100 Years: A First Look at the 2010           only one-quarter (26.5%) of the          of 0.68%.
    The Iowa High School Athletic                A friend from Oelwein, knowing              March 9                                    Census, written by David J. Peters,           population living in rural counties          In terms of percent change over
Association makes every attempt               how much I enjoy them, sent me a                                                          Ph.D., Assistant Professor of Sociol-         and over one-half (56.5%) living in      the last decade, growing counties
                                                                                                 Grundy County will offer the Certi-
to put postseason games in facili-            link awhile back to an online camera           fied Handlers Continuing Instructional      ogy, College of Agriculture and Life          metropolitan counties, while mir-        tended to be located in the state’s
ties that can fit everyone from both           at an eagle’s nest located near Deco-          Course (CIC) Wednesday, March 9,           Sciences.                                     copolitan populations remained un-       metropolitan areas or in areas ad-
teams who wish to see the game.               rah. My first several visits to the sight       2011. The program will be shown               Iowa’s population in 2010 stood            changed (17.0%).                         jacent to them. Conversely, popu-
                                                                                             across Iowa through the Iowa State         at 3,046,355, which is a 4.1 percent             The metropolitan population in        lation declines since 2000, tended
This year it opted to use typically-          saw just the nest, but a chance return
                                                                                             University Extension Pest Manage-          increase from the 2000 population.            Iowa stood at 1,721,714 and has          to be located in rural areas of the
larger high schools in Class 3A and           Sunday brought a treat — the couple            ment and the Environment program                                                         grown by 10.1 percent since 2000.        state, especially in the north-central,
                                                                                                                                        Despite massive out-migration over
4A communities for the games, and             has returned, and she has since laid a         (PME).                                     the last century, Iowa’s population           Over the last 100 years, metro areas     west-central, and southwest areas of
that’s usually going to be adequate.          pair of eggs. Check out YouTube and                The local attendance site is the ISU   has grown by 16.2 percent since 1950          have grown by 61.8 percent since         Iowa.
Cedar Falls has a nice high school            search for Decorah Eagles to find               Grundy County Extension Office. Reg-        and by 36.9 percent since 1910. The           1950 and by 141.7 percent since              If you are interested in the com-
with a nice gym and a lot of seating,         more than 70 videos they have taken            istration begins at 8:30 a.m., and the                                                   1910, indicating fast rates of growth.   plete research brief, you can go to:
                                                                                             course runs from 9:00 to 11:00 a.m. To
                                                                                                                                        state’s population has grown nearly
but it turned out to not be enough for        over the three years the camera has            register or obtain additional informa-     every decade over the last 100 years,         Population has grown in every de-
a couple of well-supported schools.           been operational, including the ea-            tion about the CIC, contact the ISU        save for two exceptions. Population           cade over the past 100 years, even       1910-2010.pdf or contact the Grun-
    Rumor was that people were lined          glets from last year.                          Extension office in Grundy County by        between 1980-1990 dropped by 4.7              between 1980-1990 when growth            dy County Extension office at 319-
up outside the doors 45 minutes be-              It used to be that seeing bald ea-          calling 319-824-6979.                      percent due to the farm crisis and            was essentially flat.                     824-6979.

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The Grundy Register
Diane Paige, Correspondent
Phone: (319) 989-2163                                            Dike Register                                                                                                                                     Thursday, March 3, 2011
                                                                                                                                                                                                                       Volume 87 – Number 9

                                                                                                                             D-NH Lunch Menu
                    WOLVERINE                                                                                                    Thursday, March 3 — BBQ Pork
                                                                                                                             Sandwich, Potatoes, Vegetable, Sal-
                                                                                                                             ad Bar, Milk
                                                                            PRESS                                                Friday, March 4 — Pizza, Des-
                                                                                                                             sert, Salad Bar, PB Sandwich, Milk
                                                                                                                                 Monday, March 7 — Cooks Cho-
 Senior Sketch 2011                                                                                                          ic, Salad Bar, PB Sandwich, Milk
 What is your full name? Kelsey Ann Soska                                                                                        Tuesday, March 8 — Breakfast
 What is your nickname? Where did it come                                                                                    For Lunch, Juice, Salad Bar, PB
 from? Kels- from my awesome friends!                                                                                        Sandwich, Milk
 What are the names of your immediate family                                                                                     Wednesday, March 9 —Maca-
 members? Parents: Tom and Lori Soska. Siblings:                                                                             roni and Cheese, Ham or Cheese
 Katelyn Soska                                                                                                               Sandwich, Vegetable
 What hobbies do you have? My hobbies include:                                                                                   Thursday, March 10 — Taco
 shopping, listening to music, watching movies, go-
 ing out to eat with friends, helping others out, go-
                                                                                                                             Salad, Refried Beans, Spanish Rice,
 ing to UNI football games, going to bonfires, going                                                                          Salad Bar, PB Sandwich, Milk
 to BASIC and Big House, being in small group,                                       Ashtyn Dove (Left) and Mandy
 hanging out with my UNI friends in their dorm                                       Miller (Right) at Winter Formal,
 room, spending time with family, going to church, attending camp WIYLDE,            Photo by Ashtyn Dove
 attending LYO board meetings, doing teacher cadet, and so much more.                                                                                                   In the above photo are from left to right: Jack Mommer, Post No. 471 com-
 What activities are you involved in? SADD, Wolverine Pals, Speech, Teach-                                                    Kapucian                                  mander, Colin McLean, Dan Nielsen and H. R. Thuesen, Post No. 471 Boy’s
 er Cadet, NICL Band, and Drama
 What is your best high school memory? Being part of the backstage crew
                                                                                     Winter Formal                             Korner                                   State chairman.
 during my freshman year for the school play and being involved in Speech!                  By: COLLIN MCLEAN
 What are your plans for the future? I plan to attend UNI for 4 years to be-             This year Dike-New Hartford                 By
                                                                                                                             Sen. Tim Kapucian
                                                                                                                                                                        2011 Boys’ State presentation
 come a Special Ed Teacher, get married to the guy of my dreams, and have a          High School did a dress-up week
 large family.                                                                       leading up to the Winter Formal                                                        The 2011 Boys’ State presen-                to attend Boys’ State where they
 What words do you want to leave behind for future graduates of D-NH?                dance on January 14. The dress-up                                                  tation was held at the Dike-New                 learn about and participate in state,
 “Always be who you truly are on the inside because in the end it’s all that         days where pajama, tropical, Dis-                                                  Hartford high school auditorium.                county, city and state patrol func-
                                                                                                                                 Greetings from under the golden        Presenters were Colin McLean and                tions.
 matters.”                                                                           ney character, class color, and ugly    dome!                                      Dan Nielsen who were the 2010                       Dike American Legion Post No.
                                                                                     sweater day. The student council             While we continue to lack for
                                                                                     came up with these days to get stu-                                                American Legion Boy’s State repre-              471 hosts a third district orientation
                                                                                                                             much floor debate in the senate, we         sentatives sent by American Legion              whereby the boys and their parents
 Senior Sketch 2011                                                                  dents more interested in winter for-
                                                                                                                             are rapidly approaching “the funnel.”      Post of Dike and New Hartford.                  are informed of what to expect
 What is your full name? Austin Richard Moore                                                                                Next week is funnel week. That is
                                                                                         According to student council                                                       Each year in June more than 400             through a DVD and question and
 What is your nickname? Where did it come                                                                                    when we have agreed, through rules’
                                                                                     member Kyle Camarata “the dress-                                                   high school students from through-              answer session. This year’s orien-
 from? Spanky--first babysitter                                                                                               that all bills other than appropria-
                                                                                     up days were a good idea, but it was                                               out Iowa who have completed the                 tation will be in the Dike Commu-
 What are the names of your immediate family                                                                                 tions must come out of committee to
                                                                                     not enough to get a lot of people to                                               11th grade are chosen by their                  nity Legion hall Sunday, April 10 at
 members? Parents: Bret Moore and Renae Moore.                                                                               be eligible for debate this session.
                                                                                     participate.” Kyle said, “The dress-                                               sponsoring American Legion posts                3:30 p.m.
 Siblings: Justin Moore, Staci Moore                                                                                              When a legislator requests a bill
 What hobbies do you have? fishing, hanging out                                       up days made more people involved       to be drafted it goes to the Legisla-
 in the van                                                                          than the previous years, and they
 What activities are you involved in? wrestling,                                     even made winter formal more ex-
                                                                                                                             tive Service Bureau. They are non-
                                                                                                                             partisan employees of the state who
                                                                                                                                                                           Dates for Dike                                           Birthdays
 Wolverine Pals                                                                      citing than previous years.” Kyle,      draw up the official language of the
 What is your best high school memory? hanging                                                                                                                                   Thursday, March 3                         Thursday, March 3: Kyle Ander-
                                                                                     however, overall thinks the student     bill and make it conform to the perti-                                                     sen, Kyler Dudden
 in the van with friends
                                                                                     council did a good job on planning      nent part of the Iowa Code.                  Cabaret Matinee performance
 What are your plans for the future? Navy                                                                                                                                 sofh/Jrcollege planning night                    Friday, March 4: Gavin Lage,
 What words do you want to leave behind for future graduates of D-NH?                the days.                                    Then, if the language conveys the                                                     Mason Lage, Kesley Soska, Craig
                                                                                         Mandy Miller said, “The dress-up    change in the law that the originator        DFS
 Buy low. Sell high.                                                                                                                                                      NH OddFellow                                  DeBerg, Tammy Dickerson, Saman-
                                                                                     days were creative, but I didn’t like   intended, it will be forwarded to the                                                      tha Biersner
                                                                                     them.” The only day she dressed-up      appropriate committee chairman.                      Friday, March 4
                                                                                                                                                                                                                           Saturday, March 5: Gladys Bow-
                                                                                     for was the class color day because     The chairman and ranking member              Cabaret
                                                                                                                                                                                                                        ers, Jim Lupkes, Jessica Marx
                                                                                                                             will assign three committee mem-                    Saturday, March 5
 Senior Sketch 2011                                                                  she did not want to dress-up for the
                                                                                     other days. Her favorite part of win-   bers who will hold a subcommittee            Cabaret
                                                                                                                                                                                                                           Sunday, March 6: Norma Adams,
 What is your full name? Taylor Katheryn Hagen                                                                                                                                                                          Carol Depping, Paul koch, Gary
                                                                                     ter formal was hanging out with her     meeting where all parties involved                   Sunday, March 6
 What is your nickname? Where did it come                                                                                                                                                                               Thuesen
                                                                                     friends before and during the dance.    will be allowed to voice their likes         Local church services
 from? Tay, Home Girl, Tater-tot                                                                                                                                                                                           Monday, March 7: Matt Buskohl,
                                                                                     She had fun along with many other       and dislikes. If two out of the three        Dike Open gym
 What are the names of your immediate fam-                                                                                                                                                                              Taylor Graves, Ruth Ann Gooden
                                                                                     students that attended the dance on     committee members agree the bill             NH Open gym
 ily members? Parents: Brian and Shawna Hagen.                                                                                                                                                                             Tuesday, March 8: Jeanna Stampe,
 Siblings: Kayla Frost, Madyson Hagen, Mackinley                                     January 14.                             warrants further debate, they will                  Monday, March 7
                                                                                                                             recommend passage and forward it                                                           Kathy Juel, Carli Amjadi
 Hagen                                                                                   Kyle said, “There was a good va-                                                 Boys state Basketball                            Wednesday, March 9: Nancy
 What hobbies do you have? Hanging with friends,                                     riety of music played.” I asked Kyle    to the full committee. The chair-
                                                                                                                                                                          Individual speech parents night               Woodley, Michael Camarata, Loren
 swimming in the river, going to high school activi-                                 if he liked the music because you       man of the committee will assign the
                                                                                                                                                                          DIke Legion /Aux                              Bakker, Judy Roberts, Lori Soska
 ties                                                                                often hear about dances where the       bill for committee debate and if the
 What activities are you involved in? Soccer, Bas-                                                                           committee approves the bill it will                 Tuesday, March 8
                                                                                     attendees did not enjoy the songs.                                                   Boys state BB Tourn
 ketball, Wolverine Pals                                                             Kyle said he thought there was a lot    be forwarded to the majority leader.
 What is your best high school memory? Road trips with my friends, hanging
                                                                                     of variety of the music, and that he    He then can decide to either bring it        PT Conference                                                Advertising
 with Miranda, and tubing in the river.                                                                                      to the floor or to do nothing with it.        NH Rebekahs
 What are your plans for the future? Go to college, get a good job, live it          enjoyed the songs played. There was
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 up                                                                                  not too many fast songs played, so
 What words do you want to leave behind for future graduates of D-NH?                there where just enough slow songs      be debated and if it passes a vote it        ASH Wednesday                                           10 a.m. Monday!
                                                                                     that the students could dance to with   will then be sent to the other cham-         Boys state BB
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 stein                                                                               each other. In my opinion I thought     ber for debate. If it passes in the          Dike City council                                         (319) 824-6958
                                                                                                                             other chamber it will be sent to the         Dike lions BD meeting
                                                                                     the music selected was a good choice
                                                                                                                             Governor where he can either sign it
                                                                                     for the dance.
                                                                                                                             into law or veto it. So as you can
                                                                                         Winter Formal was a success
Large Group Speech                                                                   according to Mrs. Walter, student
                                                                                                                             see the bill, in essence, goes down
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                                                                                                                             this long “funnel” and if it gets to the
                                                                                     council advisor. Roughly a hundred      other end without being thrown out
        By LISA RICHTSMEIER                hanging out with the team. “I had lots    students showed up, and student         it lands on the Governor’s desk.
    Every year D-NH has several            of fun with my teammates and it was       council made around two-hundred                                                                        Small Engine, Auto and Truck Repair
                                                                                                                                  There other ways to address new
students participate in Large Group
Speech, and this year was no differ-
                                           just really easy to goof around and
                                           have fun.”
                                                                                     dollars on dance and another forty
                                                                                     dollars from the concession stands.
                                                                                                                             legislation after funnel week, but
                                                                                                                             the process becomes much harder.
ent. Forty-two students went out for          For Katie Lindsay, being the speech    Mrs Walter said, “We will do Winter
speech this year!                          coach made her feel like a teenager                                               So, we are busy with subcommittee                                                  Authorized Dealer
                                                                                     Formal like this again because the      meetings trying to make the funnel                                                    for Ariens,
    There were 10 different categories     again. “I get to hang out and have fun    students enjoyed it, and it gives the                                                                                        Grasshopper
for students to pick from. These includ-   with the kids. Makes me feel like a kid                                           deadline.
ed: Readers Theatre, Group Improv,         again!”
                                                                                     students something to do after the
                                                                                                                                  While this seems like a long and
                                                                                                                             tedious process, it is, but the bills
                                                                                                                                                                                               Calvin Voss, Owner
One Act, Radio Broadcasting, Musical                                                                                                                                                15125 N Ave., Holland, IA 50642 — Hwy 14 - Fern
Theatre, Television News, Ensemble                                                                                           could become law that will impact
Acting, Group and Solo Mime, Choral                                                                                          the daily lives of all Iowans. The
Reading and Short Film. Each student       D-NH Cabaret                                                                      more we vet a bill the less the chance
could take part in up to two events.
    Erin Daley, a senior, was involved
in Choral Reading and Readers The-
                                                      By TYLER CREW
                                               “Cabaret is going to be bigger and
                                                                                        propane                              of poor legislation. Poor legislation
                                                                                                                             or unintended consequences happen
                                                                                                                                                                          Konken Electric, Inc.
                                           better than last year’s performance,”         We loan our tanks.                  as well, but hopefully this process                             Since 1973
ater. Daley said, “It was different this                                                                                     keeps it to a minimum.
year, because as the senior I was the      says Daniel Schmitz, a senior of Dike-
                                                                                                                                   This weekend Representative
                                                                                                                                                                                    Farm, Residential, Commercial
one who was experienced and the lead-      New Hartford.                                  No tank rents.
er of the team. In previous years I had        The performers started two-a-day                                              Pettengill and I will be co-chair-
                                                                                                                             ing rules and regulations meetings                                Grundy CEntEr 319-824-3150
been with many upperclassmen who           practices in January and have been
were experienced. Readers Theater
was made up of a lot of freshmen, so it
                                           working hard to bring you the best
                                           show yet this year.
                                                                                        Sam anniS                            in Sioux City and Council Bluffs.
                                                                                                                             Catch me at one of these meeting or
                                                                                                                                                                                                   dIKE 319-989-2155
                                                                                                                                                                                                 rEInbECK 319-788-3150
was different getting them to loosen up        I do not know if they have a spe-                                             contact me by phone: 515-281-3371
and really take on their role. Many of
them hadn’t done much drama, so we
                                           cific theme this year, but the student
                                           body president assures me that they
                                                                                          & Co.                              or e-mail: tim.kapucian@legis.state.
had to show them a lot and work with       are working hard. He also wants you
them to get comfortable.”                  to know that among all the chaos and
    Speech Coach, Katie Lindsay,
explained what a couple of the dif-
ferent acts were about. One Act Play
was about how Snow White, Sleep-
                                           labor, they still manage to have a lot
                                           of fun.
                                               Michael Weidemann, another se-
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ing Beauty, Cinderella, and The Pond
Princess were all unhappy with their
marriages, but in the end realized they
                                           nior, said that Cabaret is always fun
                                           and exciting. Someone always has ev-
                                           eryone over to their house for a party
                                                                                                                               Now The Grundy register is!
loved their lives. Choral Reading went     afterward and it’s really fun.
the comical route with a game show             Breen Greer, a popular senior
where kids went through the growing        known for his musical abilities said
up process of puberty.                     he would rather play for a large audi-
    After hours of practice, the stu-      ence, so if he does mess up it’s not
dents then perform at Districts, hoping    personal. Breen is in jazz choir and
to make it on to State and All-State.      plays guitar for a couple of people for
Each group is judged based on the          solos.
certain criteria which varies with each        There are many others perform-
category. Some of these requirements       ing this year as well. Show Choir,
may be eye contact, vocal variety, or      Jazz Choir, D-NH Pulse/Hip Hop,
projection of emotion. They are then       Jazz Band, along with various solo
given a score based on their perfor-       acts will be performing. Some of the
mance and can score either a I, II, III,   songs that will be performed are “I                                                          Scan the QR Code or go to
or IV. To advance to state you must re-    Gotta Feeling,” “Never Gonna Give
ceive a I. Out of the 9 groups, 8 made     You Up,” “Sweet Caroline,” and                                                               to keep up with the latest news directly on your mobile device.
it to State!                               “Lean on Me”.
    Jacoby Giberson, also a senior,            Mrs. Loger is confident that Caba-                                                                   Current headlines, stories and photos
participated in Choral Reading and
Improv. “Everyone was just a blast to
                                           ret will be a good one this year. She
                                           also commented that they did not                                                                             are as handy as your phone!

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work with. I think I had the most fun in   have to rush around as much because
speech this year because of the people     there were not as many snow days.
that were in it,” she said.
                                           Cabaret will be on Thursday at 1:30
    For Erin, her favorite part was
                                           and Friday and Saturday at 7 p.m.
8     Thursday, March 3, 2011
      Volume 87 – Number 3
                                                          Wellsburg Herald                                                                                                                                           The Grundy Register

                                                                                          "A HIDDEN TREASURE"

                                                                                                                          Library News
                                                                                                                                By KAREN MENNENGA
                                                                                                                             Maria Gehringer is leading Pre-
                                                                                                                          school Story time for the next four
                                                                                                                          weeks. She is starting a unit on barn-
                                                                                                                          yards. Each week the children will
                                                                                                                          make two different items to add to
                                                                                                                          their barnyard! We are keeping their
                                                                                                                          barns on display at the library so ev-
                                                                                                                          eryone can take a look at their prog-
                                                                                                                             March’s W.O.W. program on Se-
                                                                                                                          nior Nutrition will be presented by
                                                                                                                          Wendy Brewer on March 2 at 2 p.m.
                                                                                                                          We welcome everyone to join us the
                                                                                                                          first Wednesday of each month for
                                                                                                                          Wellsburg on Wednesdays.                   The preschool story time children show their penguin craft.
                                                                                                                             Book club held their discus-
                                                                                                                          sion this week on Nicolas Sparks
                                                                                                                          book “A Bend in the River”. Next           Delirious by Daniel Palmer, Save             Michaels, Vicious Cycle by Terri
                                                                                                                          month’s selection will be “Room: A         the Date by Catherine Anderson,              Blackstock, and Minding Frankie by
                                                                                                                          Novel” by Emma Donoghue.                   Sharpshooter in Petticoats by Mary           Maeve Binchy.
                                                                                                                             New Materials:                          Connealy, A Billion Reasons Why                 DVDs - Despicable Me, You
                                                                                                                             Adult fiction - Battle Hymn of the       by Kristin Billerbeck, Plain Proposal        Again, Like Dandelion Dust, Life As
                                                                                                                          Tiger Mother by Amy Chua, Apple            by Beth Wiseman, Sing You Home               We Know It, Let Me In, The Social
                                                                                                                          Turnover Murder by Joanne Fluke,           by Jodi Picoult, Betrayal by Fern            Network, Unstoppable, & Hachi.

AGWSR celebrates National FFA Week
The AGWSR FFA chapter celebrated National FFA week last week. Chapter members include: Front row                          Timothy Christian auction March 5 AGWSR school
(left to right): Officers: Katelyn McMurray (secretary), Megan Pieters (vice-president), Keily Stockdale (re-
porter), Kollin Deberg (sentivel), Courtney Clawson (president), Jackie Keninger (assisting officer) and Ash-                  The excitement is building as            There is literally something for
                                                                                                                                                                                                                  lunch menu
ley Brandt (treasurer). Second row (l-r): Val Lindaman, Megan Heinz, Justin Kuper, Levi Arends, Nathan                    plans are underway for Timothy            everyone. Please plan to attend this
Uhlenhopp, Jake Brandt and Shelbi Nederhoff. Third row: Trent Abbas, Alee Woodman, Cody Meyer, Brent                      Christian School’s annual Benefit          fun-filled event. Lunch and con-                          BREAKFAST
Swieter, Nick Pieters, Jason Rewerts and Nathan Folkerts. Fourth row: Reagan Rieken, Kyle Gronewold,                      Auction at the Wellsburg Memo-            cessions will be available all day.                 (Breakfast includes milk &
Zach Lindaman, Zach Eilderts, Shelby Ewalt, Annette Swieter and Kaylie Gronewold. Fifth row (l-r) Derek                                                                                                                           juice)
                                                                                                                          rial Building on Saturday, March          Farm items and tools will be sold
Schipper, Jayne Wiarda, Amanda Nederhoff, Dakota Schwebke, Logan Purdy and Austin Heitland. Sixth                                                                                                                   Fri., March 4: Cereal & Toast
row (l-r): Dillin Hofmeister, Morgan Rose, Dani Henning, Kim Ellingson, Jared Haupt, Evan Janssen, Chris
                                                                                                                          5, beginning at 10 a.m. Every year        at noon. A silent auction will run
                                                                                                                          takes on a look all its own with          from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Quilts and               Mon., March 7: Cereal & Toast
Balvanz and Ryan Rotgers. Back row (l-r): Clint Daniels, Clay Bohner, Mason Lindaman, Jacob Chirstensen,                                                                                                            Tues., March 8: Breakfast Pizza
Jacob Rivera, Carson Lutterman, Tanner Reents, Trevor Bakker and Brian Wosepka. (Courtesy photo)                          unique items to be sold. Dorothy          collectibles will be sold at 1 p.m.
                                                                                                                          Bakker has once again made a                                                              Wed., March 9: French Toast &
                                                                                                                          beautiful queen size quilt which is
                                                                                                                                                                                                                    Thurs., March 10: Breakfast
                                                                                                                          currently available for inspection                                                      Sandwich
                                                                                                                          at the school.
                                                                                    Heronimus,                                Other items to be sold include:
                                                                                                                                                                     AGWSR school                                                 LUNCH
                                                                                                                                                                                                                    (Lunch includes salad bar &
                                                                                    scHmidt &                             rag rugs, 4 tickets to Adventure-
                                                                                                                          land, 2 bowling parties for 10 at
                                                                                                                                                                     activities                                   milk)
                                                                                                                                                                                                                    Fri., March 4: Hot Dog, Cheesum
                                                                                      Allen                               Pla-Mor in Iowa Falls, 2 hogs for            Monday, March 7: Boys Bas-
                                                                                                                                                                    ketball Banquet
                                                                                                                                                                                                                  Potatoes, Fruit, Cookie
                                                                                      Attorneys-At-Law                    butchering, a 32” Sansui Flatscreen                                                       Mon., March 7: Cooks Choice
                                                                                            Office at                     HDTV, a UNI football mini-helmet             Tuesday, March 8: 6-8 Grade                  Tues., March 8: Sloppy Joe,
                                                                                     507 3rd St., Wellsburg               signed by all-time UNI leading            Band Solo Contest at Wellsburg                Baked Beans, Potatoes, Peaches
                                                                                                                          scorer, Billy Hallgren, three “Close         Thursday, March 10: Wrestling                Wed., March 9: Tuna & Noodles,
                                                                                 Phone 641-869-3711                                                                 Banquet
                                                                                 9:30 a.m. to 2 p.m. Wednesday            to my Heart” scrapbooking kits, an                                                      Peas, Cheese Sandwich, Grapes
                                                                                  Toll-Free to Grundy Center              adult size Polaris Trail Blazer ATV                                                       Thurs., March 10: Chili, Cinna-
                                                                                     Office 1-877-824-6951                plus much more.                                                                         mon Rolls, Rosy Applesauce

               Church Worship Services
          Grundy Center
      American Lutheran Church
     Beth A. Olson, Interim Pastor
                                               First Christian Reformed
                                                  Thomas Vos, Pastor
                                                                                       Fredsville Lutheran Church
                                                                                      Patricia Shaw, Interim Pastor
                                                                                                                                  Flotsam and Jetsam
             319-824-3557                     9:30 a.m. Morning Worship              8:15 a.m. Adult Sunday School          According to the American Heri-
                                               10:30 a.m. Sunday School              9:30 a.m. Traditional Worship
       8:45 a.m. Worship Service
                                              7:00 p.m. Evening Worship                 10:30 a.m. Sunday School
                                                                                                                            tage Dictionary, “Flotsam, in
     Bethany Presbyterian Church
                                                                                                                            maritime law, applies to wreckage
      Tom & Jean Bower, Pastors             Pleasant Valley United Methodist       Liberty Baptist Church (GARBC)           or cargo left floating on the sea
             319-824-5471                         Dot Geersema, Pastor                  Dennis Sanders, Pastor              after a shipwreck. Jetsam applies to
                                                      641-869-3637                          319-989-2141
       9:00 Adult Sunday School
                                               8:45 a.m. Morning Worship
                                                                                                                            cargo or equipment thrown over-
                                                                                       9:30 a.m. Sunday School
      10:00 a.m. Worship Service
                                                                                     10:45 a.m. Morning Worship             board (jettisoned) from a ship in
          First Baptist Church                     Reformed Church                  6 p.m. Evening Praise Service           distress and either sunk or washed
         Mike Nemmers, Pastor                     Mike Weaver, Pastor                                                       ashore.” Sometimes our lives feel
             319-824-3324                     9:30 a.m. Morning Worship                        beaman                       like shipwrecks, with wreckage and
                                                 10:45 Sunday School
       9:15 a.m., Sunday School
                                             6:30 p.m. Evening Bible Study
                                                                                       United Methodist Church              debris all around us as we tread
  10:30 a.m. Morning Worship Service                                                         641-366-2142                   water to stay afloat. Other times we
       6:30 p.m. Evening Service                                                        9:30 a.m. Sunday School
                                               St. John Lutheran Church               10:45 a.m. Morning Worship            feel like the ship is sinking and that
       First Presbyterian Church              Bruce Zimmermann, Pastor                                                      we need to throw things overboard
                                              8:45 a.m. Morning Worship                                                     to avoid sinking. One solution is
       Reverend Mike Campbell
                                           9:45 a.m. Sunday School and Bible                   Conrad
                                                         Class                           Alice Church of God                to not overload the ship in the first
       9:00 a.m. Worship Service                                                      Stephen E. Harvey, Pastor             place. Material possessions can be
        United Methodist Church             St. Paul’s Evangelical Lutheran
                                                                                       9:30 a.m. Sunday School
                                                                                                                            a burden and it may help to lighten
           Matt Miller, Pastor                   Gary Burkhalter, Pastor
                                                                                      10:30 a.m. Worship Service            the load. We should go through
                                                8:30 a.m. Worship Service
                                                                                                                            our clothes and donate those items
         9 a.m. Worship Service
                                                   9:30 Sunday School                  First Presbyterian Church            we don’t wear anymore, and go
      10:15 a.m. Adult Study at AP
 10:15 a.m. Pastor led Bible Study in FH
                                                                                         Kerry Carson, Pastor               through our books, tapes and CDs
                                           St. Peter’s United Church of Christ
                                                                                       8:45 a.m. Sunday School              also. We might also find that a lot
  Orchard Hill Church (Center Theatre)            Harold Miller, Pastor                                                     of our old computer, stereo and
                                                       641-869-3862                        11 a.m. Fellowship
                                                 8 a.m. Morning Worship                                                     television equipment can be given
 9:45 a.m. & 11:00 a.m. Worship Service                                                United Methodist Church              away, and far from being a loss, we
                                               United Reformed Church                   Jennifer Daniel, Pastor             might gain tremendously by this.
              Holland                           Matthew Nuiver, Pastor                       641-366-2325
                                                                                                                            Finally, we are often overburdened
      Colfax Center Presbyterian                     641-869-3633                      9:30 a.m. Sunday School
 Larry Hoop & Larry Doughan, Pastors          9:30 a.m. Morning Worship                   10:45 a.m. Worship                by obligations. Do we really need
             319-824-5231                        10:45 Sunday School                                                        that extra part-time job or the com-
      9:30 a.m. Morning Worship                 7 p.m. Evening Worship                    area CHurCHes                     mitment we’ve made to some other
         10:45 Sunday School                                                         Holy Family Catholic Parish            endeavor? Sometimes we throw
                                            Steamboat Rock Baptist Church                  Rev. David Kucera                things overboard and yet still hold
         New Hope Fellowship                    Harrison Lippert, Pastor                     319-345-2006
        Gary Nibbelink, Pastor              Bryce Roskens, Associate Pastor       Mass: 5 p.m., Saturday - Parkersburg      onto them when we should just let
        10 a.m. Sunday Service               8:45 a.m. Traditional Service             9 a.m., Sunday - Reinbeck            them fly and say good-bye.
        6:30 p.m. Sunday Youth                   10 a.m. Sunday School
                                             11 a.m. Contemporary Service              Salem Church of Lincoln                          As we were violently storm-tossed, they began next day to throw the cargo overboard;
    Pleasant Valley Reformed Church                                                 Rev. Barb Muhs, Interim Pastor                           and the third day they castout with their own handsthe tackle of the ship.
           Rev. Rick Vollema
              319-346-1090                               dike                               641-473-2450
                                           Lincoln Center Christian Reformed           9:25 a.m. Sunday School                                                                R.S.V. Acts 27:18-19
         9 a.m. Worship Service                                                       10:30 a.m. Worship Service
      10:30 a.m. Discussion Group                 Dale Janssen, Pastor
                                              9:30 a.m. Morning Worship                Bethel Reformed Church                               ******************************************************************************************
             WellsburG                         10:45 a.m. Sunday School                      319-347-6219
                                                                                                                                Space for this series of religious messages for all faiths is provided by The Grundy
      East Friesland Presbyterian                                                       9 a.m. Worship Service
      Lynn Arends, Supply Pastor               United Methodist Church                  10 a.m. Sunday School                       Register and these community-minded business and professional people:
             641-847-2896                       Dan Ridnouer, Pastor
        9:15 a.m. Sunday School                     319-989-2535                     Ivester Church of the Brethren                           Grundy Center                                                         WellsburG
      10:30 a.m. Morning Worship                9 a.m. Sunday School                      Dennis Brown, Pastor                        R.S. Bacon Veneer Company                                  Doyen-Abels Funeral Home & Monument Co.
                                              10:15 a.m. Worship Service                      641-858-3879                   Engelkes-Abels Funeral Home & Monument Co.                                    The Wellsburg Herald
      Faith Presbyterian Church                                                           9:00 a.m. Fellowship                Grundy Center Municipal Light & Power Dept.
             641-847-3188                  Zion Evangelical Lutheran Church          9:30 a.m. Christian Education
      9:30 a.m. Morning Worship                       319-988-3967                     10:30 a.m. Worship Service
                                                                                                                               Grundy County Rural Electric Cooperative                                                  dike
       10:45 a.m. Sunday School                                                               Noon potluck                               Grundy National Bank                                                Beninga Sanitation
                                                Claudia Tessmer, Pastor                                                                   The Grundy Register
                                                     9 a.m. Worship                                                                                                                                  Dike Funeral Chapel & Monument Co.
                                                 10 a.m. Sunday School                 Reformed Church of Stout                          Heartland Cooperative                                                The Dike Register
                                                                                 David VanderLeest, Pastor 319-346-1487                   Richelieu Foods Inc.                                           Ubben Building Supplies, Inc.
                                                                                      9:30 a.m. Morning Worship                             Rouse Motor Co.
                                                                                      10:30 a.m. Fellowship Time
                                                                                         10:45 Sunday School
                                                                                   Grundy NEWS Register                                                                                                Thursday, March 3, 2011             9

                                                                                    Grundy Center Library Notes                                                         Applying 2010 dietary
 The Spartan Weekly                                                                NEW ITEMS IN THE LIBRARY                                                          guidelines to everyday eating
                                                                                       New Adult Fiction — In Too                    DISPLAY CASE
                                                                                   Deep, Jayne Anne Krentz; ThAn-             March is National Art Month and             GRUNDY CENTER – March             recommend shifts in food con-

   Senior Sketch 2011                                                              gel Harp, Michael Phillips; Heaven
                                                                                   is High, Kate Wilhelm; Fadeaway
                                                                                   Girl, Martha Grimes; Cast Into
                                                                                                                          Ronda Sternhagen, Grundy Center
                                                                                                                          school art instructor, will be shar-
                                                                                                                          ing her students’ work with us. The
                                                                                                                                                                     is National Nutrition Month® and
                                                                                                                                                                     the American Dietetic Associa-
                                                                                                                                                                     tion (ADA) and Grundy County
                                                                                                                                                                                                            sumption patterns, encouraging
                                                                                                                                                                                                            people to eat more: whole grains;
                                                                                                                                                                                                            vegetables; fruits; low-fat or fat-
 Full Name: Carter Anthony Burmester
 Nicknames: “Of All”                                                               Doubt, Patricia MacDonald; The         art work will range from beginning         Memorial Hos-                          free milk, yogurt, and cheese or
 Birth Date: March 24, 1993                                                        Fire in Ember, DiAnn Mills; Fatal      artists in kindergarten through more       pital (GCMH)                           fortified soy beverages; vegetable
 Family: Fred (dad), Lori (mom), Tyler and Clay                                    Error, J.A. Jance; Home to Big Stone   skilled students in high school. Stop      want to remind                         oils such as canola, corn, olive,
 (brothers), Abby (sister)                                                         Gap, Adriana Trigiani; Dear Maggie,    in and take a look at our local talent.    the community                          peanut, and soybean; and seafood.
 Hobbies/Involved In: Basketball, golf and hunt-                                   Brenda Novak; Here to Stay, Cath-        FRIENDS OF THE LIBRARY                   that      making                          The 2010 Dietary Guidelines
 ing                                                                               erine Anderson; On Borrowed Time,                  BOOK SALE                      changes in your                        recommend eating less: added
 Dream Car: 2011 Chevy Camaro                                                      David Rosenfelt; The Sentry, Robert        The Friend’s of the Library will
 Favorite Food: Mom’s chicken enchiladas                                           Crais; Into Temptation, Penny Vin-     be hosting their annual Book Sale
                                                                                                                                                                     eating plans can                       sugars; sold fats, including trans
 Favorite Song/Singers: Lil Wayne, Drake and                                       cenzi; Against the Wind, Against       and membership drive on April 14,          improve your                           fats; refined grains, and sodium.
 Ke$ha                                                                             the Fire, Kat Martin; Deadly Lies,     15, and 16. Remember to bring your         health.                                   More than one-third of all calo-
 Favorite TV Shows/Movies: Tommy Boy, Black                                        Cynthia Eden; Who Is My Shelter?,      gently used books to the library for           “It is impor-                      ries consumed by Americans are
 Sheep, The Water boy                                                              Neta Jackson; The Mountains Bow        this fundraiser. Keep us in mind as        tant for people WENDY BREWER           solid fats and added sugars. ADA
 Memorable Moments: Going to the cabin in Min-                                     Down, Sibella Giorello; Now You        you sort books, clean your homes,          to look at their                       encourages people to replace as
 nesota and hunting trips with my dad and brothers, state golf 2010                See Her, Joy Fielding; Room, Emma      or as you finish reading a book you         current eating habits and see what     many of these calories as possi-
 Three Wishes: Be happy, rich, and successful                                      Donoghue; The Red Garden, Alice        don’t intend to keep. Reminder – we
 Favorite Class/Teacher & Why: Mr. Dirks because he is the man
                                                                                                                                                                     small changes they can make to eat     ble with vegetables, fruits, whole
                                                                                   Hoffman; and Pathfinder, Orson          do not accept text books, Reader’s         healthier and feel healthier,” says    grains, low-fat or fat-free milk,
 Pet Peeves: People smacking their food, slow drivers                              Scott Card.                            Digest condensed books, old books,
 Role Model and Why: My parents because they have always been there for                                                                                              registered dietitian Wendy Brewer      yogurt and cheese.
                                                                                       New Adult Non-Fiction —            magazines, music, VHS or miscella-         from GCMH. “Sometimes just                Recommendations of the 2010
 Words of Wisdom: “ Everything happens for a reason”                               Health Care You Can Live With,         neous items.                               decreasing your portions can help      Dietary Guidelines on consump-
 Secret Ambition: To become a fantasy analyst for ESPN                             Dr. Scott Morris; Eyewitness Travel          ANCESTRY LIBRARY
                                                                                   Australia; Fodor’s 535 Best Beach-                   EDITION                      you meet the Dietary Guidelines        tion of sodium and fats are of par-
 Future Plans: Go to college                                                                                                                                         and still allow you to eat some of     ticular concern because of their
 What you’ll miss about GCHS: Teachers and friends                                 es, Essential Europe, Central Amer-        The library has been able to pur-
                                                                                   ica, Hawaii, Canada; and Paul 90       chase the library edition of Ancestry.     your favorite foods. Avoid dieting     links to serious health conditions
                                                                                   Days on His Journey of Faith, Beth     com. This is the genealogy program         and aim for changing some of your      such as heart disease and hyper-
                                                                                   Moore; Iowa Gardener’s Travel          used on the television program “Do         lifestyle habits.”                     tension.
                                                                                   Guide, Kelly Norris.                   You Know Who You Are?” It is                   The 2010 Dietary Guidelines
   Senior Sketch 2011                                                                  Adult Non-Fiction — 2011
                                                                                   North American Coins & Prices; Au-
                                                                                   tobiography of Mark Twain; Crochet
                                                                                                                          available now at the library, how-
                                                                                                                          ever, the staff is not trained yet so be
                                                                                                                          patient. The program is available on
 Full Name: Heidi Renee Schleuder
 Nicknames: Squeaker                                                               Now, Candi Jensen; Games of the        any library computer that is for the
 Birth Date: June 10, 1992                                                         XXI Olympiad; Your Eco-Friendly        public. Come and see what it is all
 Family: John (dad), Julie (mom), Hannah (sister),                                 Yard, Tom Girolamo; Good Things        about.
 Nathan (brother), Juliann (step-mom)                                              for Organizing, Favorite Comfort                   TAX FORMS
 Hobbies/Involved In: Writing music, singing,                                      Foods, Martha Stewart; Taste of            Tax season is here and the library
 painting, watching movies, reading, traveling,                                    Home 2011 Quick Cooking Annual         has some of the forms. Please know
 drama/theatre, art                                                                Recipes; Hoda, Hoda Kotb; and          that the IRS is not printing all the
 Dream Car: Mini Cooper                                                            Where Have All the Leaders Gone?,      forms as it has in the past, and the
 Favorite Food: Macaroni & Cheese                                                  Lee Iacocca                            library may not receive some of the
 Favorite Song/Singers: Tori Amos’ song “Asorta                                        Juvenile — Ravenpaw’s Path,        forms you want. You are, however,
 Fairytale”                                                                        Night Whispers,Warriors – Into the     able to go to and print the
 Favorite TV Shows/Movies: TV: Family Guy,                                         Woods, Erin Hunter; The Iron King,     forms needed. Also, the availability
 The Simpsons, Spongebob Squarepants; Movies:                                      The Iron Queen, The Iron Daugh-        of Iowa tax forms is questionable.
 Shaun of the Dead, Hot Fuzz, High Fidelity                                        ter, Julie Kagawa; Torment, Lauren     The State of Iowa is encouraging
 Memorable Moments: Late nights watching movies with friends, Honor                Kate; A Tale of Two Pretties, Lisi     Iowans to file electronically if you
 choir, speech contests, Shinefest                                                 Harrison; Katy’s New World, Katy’s     do not use a tax preparer. We will
 Three Wishes: I wish 1. to someday write a book that will impact people,          Debate, Katy’s Homecoming, Kim         answer any questions you have, if
 2. travel all over the world, and 3. live a fun filled life full of laughter and
                                                                                   Vogel Sawyer; Wicked, Killer, Heart-   possible.
 Favorite Class/Teacher & Why: English-helps people to think for them-             less, Sara Shepard; and Accomplice,                     GIFTS
 selves. Mrs. Lebo, Mrs. Hosch, Mrs. Aronson, Mrs. Hinderhofer, Mr. Rohler-        Eireann Corrigan.                          The following are members of
                                                                                       Easy Fiction — Shoe-la-la,         the Grundy Center Community who
 all excellent teachers and mentors
 Pet Peeves: Being poked or nudged, especially when I’m tired and cranky           Karen Beaumont; I Wanna New            have donated to the Kling Memorial         Future GCHS Dancers
                                                                                   Room, Karen Kaufman Orloff; Story      Library - Brenda Brown, Kling Me-          Grundy Center preschoolers joined with members of the high school
 Role Model and Why: Tori Amos-not only is she a musical genius, but she
 knows who she is and that is really something to achieve in life.                 County, Derek Anderson; What’s in      morial Library Foundation, Shelley         dance team for a number during Saturday’s show. Pictured left to right
 Words of Wisdom: If it wasn’t this, it’d be something else                        the Egg, Little Pip? Karma Wilson;     Westerman, Cindy Haefner, Bev-             are Ashlyn Kuiper, Scoty Sly, Ellie Price, Addison Haack, Kayden Mull-
 Secret Ambition: Become a strong, independent book editor in New York             Little Mouse and the Big Cupcake,      eridge Nickerson, Harriet E. Bough,        er, Maya Fairbanks, Ellyonna Johnson. (John Jensen/The Grundy Reg-
 City and live in Greenwhich Village with my cats.                                 Thomas Taylor; The Wonderful           Peggy Stahl, and Gloria Kuester.           ister photo)
 Future Plans: Attend Luther College or the University of Minnesota and            Book, Leonid Gore; and Pink, Cori
 double major in English and Communications then grad school?                      Doerrfeld.
 What you’ll miss about GCHS: The secure feeling; everyone knows each                  Large Print — The Waiting,
 other and its like we’re a family in a way. I’ll miss the feeling I get when I    Suzanne Woods Fisher; Secrets to
 see familiar faces around town and at school. Once I leave, i’ll want to meet
 as many new faces as possible to create that feeling of security again; create
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 another large, familiar family.
                                                                                   Stephen Hunter; Strategic Moves,
                                                                                   Stuart Woods; The Prostitutes’ Ball,                                                                                    1400 G Avenue
                                                                                   Stephen J. Cannell; In Every Heart-
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                                                                                   Yada Prayer Group Gets Decked
                                                                                   Out, Neta Jackson; and The Sentry,
   Senior Sketch 2011                                                              Robert Crais.
                                                                                       DVD/VHS — Flicka 2, Beverly

                                                                                                                                  10 lb. Meat Sale
 Full Name: Kaitlyn Mackenzie Ash                                                  Hills Chihuahua 2, Scooby-Doo and
 Nicknames: Kash                                                                   the Monster of Mexico, Scooby Doo

                                                                                                                                 Buy Big! Save Big!
 Birth Date: June 12, 1993                                                         Mystery Incorporated Season One-
 Family: Kevin (dad), Janet (mom), Kayla (sister),                                 Volume 1, Alpha and Omega, Sec-
 Greg (brother), Peyton (sister), Brady (brother)                                  retariat, Wall Street Money Never

                                                                                                                                  March 2-8, 2011
 Hobbies/Involved In: COD: Black Ops                                               Sleeps, When in Rome, Unstoppa-
 Dream Car: 2011 Jeep Wrangler                                                     ble, and Knight and Day.
 Favorite Food: Big mac, breadsticks from Pizza                                        CD — Journal of the Gun Years,
 Hut                                                                               Richard Matheson; Colonel Roos-
 Favorite Song/Singers: Lil Wayne, Nicki Minaj                                     evelt, Edmund Morris; World’s
 Favorite TV Shows/Movies: Jersey Shore                                            Greatest Sleuth, Steve Hockensmith;
 Memorable Moments: When Shelby made me                                            The Broken Gun, Louis L’Amour;
 try cheese. (I hate cheese)                                                       The Virginian, Owen Wister; Secrets
 Three Wishes: To meet Lil Wayne, be healthy for
 life, never be arrested
                                                                                   of the Grave, Tami Hoag; DeJa Vu,
 Favorite Class/Teacher & Why: Mrs. Hosch because she’s very smart, nice           Fern Michaels; The Brave, Nicho-
 and helpful                                                                       las Evans; How to Be Single, Liz                       Alaskan                          Fresh 80% Lean                           Farmland
                                                                                   Tuccillo; Lighten Up, Peter Walsh;                                                                                                Miscut
 Pet Peeves: When people make fun of Lil Wayne, and people in general.
                                                                                   Flight of the Intruder, Stephen                       Pollock                          Ground Beef
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 Role Model and Why: My mom because she works hard everyday, and she’ll
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 Words of Wisdom: “Always speak the truth, even if you have to whisper.”           Dean Koontz; Dead or Alive, Tom
 Future Plans: Go to Hawkeye for dental assisting then go to Iowa for Ultra-       Clancy; and The Seven Wonders
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                                                                                                      Grundy FOR THE RECORD Register                                                                                                                                                                                 

     Dike-New Hartford Board of Education                                    Mid-America Publishing Co, Publications ..91.20                          Menards, supplies .................................398.01        February 16, 2011
      The Dike-New Hartford Board of Education                               Napa Auto Parts , Repair Parts ............106.60                        Marlyn Mennenga, well closing .............400.00                The Dike City Council met in regular session on
met February 21, 2011, at 6:00 p.m. in the high                              Ottsen Oil, Lubricants ........................3,997.45                  Mid-America Publishing, publ ................367.05              Monday, February 16, 2011 at 7:00 p.m. with
school technology room for a special meeting                                 Perkins Plumbing & Heating, Jay, Plbg & Htg                              Mid-Iowa Cooperative, fuel ................23578.43              Mayor Soppe presiding. Council members pres-
with members Boe, Dieken, Hinde, Koop and                                    Repair .....................................................95.00        MIW, services ......................................1237.72      ent were Stan Van Hauen, Chad Cutsforth, Nick
Nielsen. Also present were administrators                                    Purchase Power, Postage .................1,019.99                        Moeller & Walter, supplies .......................49.85          Cleveland, Wayne Paige and Mike Weichers.
Beecher and Martinek.                                                        R&D Industries, Inc., Maint Agreement ..185.00                           Monkeytown, supplies ...........................431.46           Health Insurance Discussion – Discussion about
      Also present were technology committee                                 Rasmusson Co., The, Towing ...............187.25                         Moor’s Salvage, recycling exp .............1320.00               health insurance quotes. Motion by Cutsforth to
members, presenters and visitors Diane Ei-                                   Sam’s Club, Supplies ................................9.98                Napa Auto Parts, supplies ...................2346.33             go with UnitedHealthCare IA Choice Plus 1B2F.
lderts, Mary Ascher, Katie Slack, Jean Loger,                                Schmitt Telecom Partners, Inc., Telephone                                Andie Nichols, mileage ............................72.25         Seconded by Cleveland. All ayes. Carried.
Jeremiah Lehr, Tonya Nicholson, Barry Cuveli-                                Maintenance .........................................309.68              Abigail Niebuhr, services .......................134.87          Garbage Bags – Discussion on garbage bag
er, Daimien Bennett, Rob Gingery, Kathy Sund-                                School Bus Sales, Repair Parts .............60.88                        North American Salt, salt .....................7783.21           quotes. Motion by Van Hauen to table until the
stedt, Benita Anderson, and Steve Hinde.                                     School Specialty Inc., Supplies .......................                  North Iowa Juvenile, services ................500.00             March meeting until clerk finds out what the
      The primary purpose of the special meeting                             96.03..Schumacher Elevator Co., Inc, Elevator                            Northeast IA Family, services ................224.00             bagging fee will be from Iowa Prison Ind. Sec-
was to review the current status of the district’s                           Maintenance .........................................321.30              Northland Products, supplies.................103.45              onded by Cutsforth. All ayes. Carried.
technology program.                                                          Shiffler Equipment Sales, Inc, Bldg Repairs ....                          Office Express, supplies ..........................72.44          Budget – The census figures were released.
      Technology Coordinator Lehr gave a pre-                                .................................................................50.16   Phelps Implement, maintenance ...............3.28                The population for Dike is 1209, up from 944.
sentation reviewing the district’s current tech-                             Superior Welding Supply, Supplies ......150.20                           Pictometry, license...............................5377.12        Road Use Tax figures need to be bumped up.
nology program and committee recommenda-                                     Swisher & Cohrt , Legal Services .........375.00                         Powerplan, parts/repairs......................1344.18            Discussion about the FD budget and library
tions to enhance and expand the program.                                     Thomas Bus Sales Repair, Parts ..........443.89                          Premier Office, supplies ..........................34.65          budget. Cutsforth stated that the director salary
      Being no further business, the special meet-                           Ubben Building Supplies, Supplies .......560.11                          Progress Industries, services ..............2290.85              for the library should not be increased because
ing adjourned at 7:15 p.m.                                                   United Healthcare Plan, Insurance ..40,474.15                            Quick Printing, supplies .........................132.60         she is retiring. Motion by Nick to accept the
      The Dike-New Hartford Board of Educa-                                  United States Cellular, Cellular Phone Charges                           Racom Corp, maintenance ......................21.00              budget without the director increase. Seconded
tion met February 21, 2011, at 7:15 p.m. in                                  ...............................................................166.81    City of Reinbeck, utilities .........................40.85       by Cutsforth. 4 ayes. 1 nay. Motion carried.
the school board room for the regular monthly                                Van Meter Company, The, Electrical Supplies                              Reinbeck Telecomm, service .................100.00               Discussion about new financial software for the
meeting with Nielsen presiding and members                                   ...............................................................397.64    Rural Iowa Landfill, fees ........................280.80          office. Clerk stated that in conversation with the
Boe, Dieken, Hinde and Koop. Also present                                    Waterloo Courier, Subscriptions/advertising ....                         Sadler Power Train, parts ......................753.34           representative from Data Tech, we could give
were administrators Beecher, Williams, Mar-                                  .................................................................26.00   Carie Sager, mileage ...............................24.80        them a down payment this year and they could
tinek and Textor.                                                            Wolverine Booster Club, Concessions Contract                             Scotty’s Sanitation, service......................80.00          get started on getting us ready to use the soft-
      Visitors and/or presenters at the meeting                              ...............................................................469.48    Snittjer Grain, fuel ................................4977.25     ware in July. Discussion about tabling the is-
included Barry Cuvelier, Ben Cuvelier, Don                                   Woolverton Printing Company, Printing ..35.00                            Spahn & Rose Lumber, parts ....................2.88              sue, waiting and continuing to use the software
McCallum, Rob Gingery, Jeremiah Lehr, Kathy                                  Fund Total ....................................132,407.14                Spangenburg, supplies ..........................637.94           we have. Cleveland introduced #02161101 A
Sundstedt and Mark Parker.                                                   Management Fund                                                          Michael Steinmeyer, mileage...................65.20              RESOLUTION TO PAY THE DOWN PAYMENT
      The agenda was approved as amended on                                  EMC Insurance Companies, Work Comp-Mar-                                  Sunset Distributors, supplies ...................69.03           THIS YEAR AND PAY THE REST IN THE NEXT
motion of Koop and second of Dieken. Vote all                                tinek ........................................................85.00      Tama/Grundy Publishing, publ...............375.93                BUDGET YEAR, and moved that it be adopted.
aye.                                                                         Iowa School Employee, Insurance .......120.44                            The Record, publication.........................318.39           Seconded by Van Hauen. Roll call vote: Ayes:
      Minutes of the January 17, 2011 regular                                United Healthcare Plan, Insurance ....3,182.90                           Lori Tollagson, mileage ..........................127.60         Van Hauen, Cleveland, Cutsforth. Nays: Weich-
monthly meeting were approved as written on                                  Fund Total ........................................3,388.34              Tom’s Family Pharmacy, meds ..............849.63                 ers and Paige. Whereupon the Mayor declared
motion of Boe and second of Koop. Vote all                                   Capital Projects                                                         True Value Hardware, supplies..............301.25                Resolution #02161101 duly adopted.
aye.                                                                         Struxture Architects Architect, Services ..524.39                        Trunck’s Foods, supplies .......................396.07           Motion by Van Hauen to adjourn. Seconded by
      Written reports of the building principals                             Fund Total: ..........................................524.39             US Cellular, service ...............................390.75       Cleveland. All ayes. Carried.
and technology coordinator were reviewed by                                  Physical Plan & Equip Levy                                               Ubben Building, supplies ...........................1.29         Michael Soppe, Mayor
the board with Martinek reporting that a $1500                               Iowa Prison Industries, Equipment ....3,870.00                           Trina Viles, mileage .................................11.60      ATTEST:
grant had been obtained.                                                     Fund Total: .......................................3,870.00              Visa, supplies ........................................883.64    Patti Freese, City Clerk                      9-1
      Ben Cuvelier gave his presentation of the                              Insurance Fund ..............................................            Wal-Mart Store, meds ..............................36.46
National History Day on his development of the                               Mastercard Corporate Clients, Supplies .34.07                            Walters & Johnson, services ...................62.00
website of Fast Food and Nutrition.                                          Fund Total: ............................................34.07            Kevin Williams, mtg exp ..........................24.03
      A student teacher agreement with Wart-                                                                                                    9-1   Windstream, service ..............................149.05
burg College for year 2011-12 was approved                                                                                                            Ziegler, parts/repairs ..............................937.66
on motion of Koop and second of Hinde. Vote                                                                                                            Motion was made by Bakker and seconded by
all aye.                                                                      BOARD OF SUPERVISORS PROCEEDINGS                                        Ross to adjourn. Carried unanimously.                                      THE IOWA DISTRICT COURT
      Discussion followed to offer an early retire-                               The Grundy County Board of Supervisors                              Barbara L. Smith, Chairman                                                      GRUNDY COUNTY
ment program to administrators with consensus                                met in regular session on February 14, 2011 at                           Mary L. Schmidt, County Auditor                            9-1   IN THE MATTER OF THE ESTATE OF
of the board not to offer the option.                                        9:00 A.M. Chairman Smith called the meeting                                                                                               Genevieve Paterni, Deceased.
      Early retirement teacher applications and                              to order with the following members present:                                                                                                          Probate No. ESPR101595
their letters of resignation from Sandra Bass                                Bakker, Ross, Riekena, and Schildroth.                                                                                                          NOTICE OF PROBATE OF WILL, OF
and Randy Dodd were accepted on motion of                                          Motion was made by Bakker and seconded                                   NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING ON                                       APPOINTMENT OF EXECUTORS,
Dieken and second of Boe with the resignations                               by Ross to approve the minutes of the previous                             PROPOSED ORDINANCE AMENDING THE                                          AND NOTICE TO CREDITORS
effective at the end of the 2010-11 year. Vote                               meeting. Carried unanimously.                                               GRUNDY COUNTY ZONING ORDINANCE                                To All Persons Interested in the Estate of
all aye.                                                                          Gary Mauer, County Engineer, reviewed                                    NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN, that the                            Genevieve Paterni, Deceased, who died on or
      Resignations from Diane Harms as junior                                department matters with the Board.                                       Grundy County Board of Supervisors will hold a                   about 6th day of February, 2011:
high girls track coach for 2010-11 and from                                       Motion was made by Ross and seconded                                public hearing on the 7th day of March, 2011, at                      You are hereby notified that on the 17th day
                                                                                                                                                                                                                       of February, 2011, the last will and testament of                          IN THE IOWA DISTRICT COURT FOR GRUNDY COUNTY
Jonathan Mitchell as high school boys tennis                                 by Schildroth to approve the low quotation                               10:00 A. M. in the Board of Supervisors meeting
coach for 2010-11 were accepted on motion of                                 dated February 8, 2011, from Mid-Iowa Co-op                              room of the Grundy County Courthouse, 706 G                      Genevieve Paterni, deceased, bearing date of
                                                                                                                                                                                                                       the 18th day of May, 1988, was admitted to pro-       CHASE HOME FINANCE LLC,                                         EQUITY NO. EQCV058740
Boe and second of Hinde. Vote all aye.                                       of Conrad for supplying 6,000 gallons of win-                            Ave., Grundy Center, Iowa, for purposes of con-
      On motion of Dieken and second of Koop,                                ter blend diesel fuel at $2.8888 per gallon, and                         sidering an Ordinance Amending the Grundy                        bate in the above named court and that Beverly
                                                                                                                                                                                                                       Kay Lindaman and Connie Lou Penning were                     Plaintiff,
contracts were approved for Luke Becker as ju-                               3,000 gallons of gasohol at $2.5674 per gallon,                          County Development Ordinance, #2009-5 as
nior high girls track coach for 2010-11, to Diane                            for the aboveground fuel tanks at the Second-                            follows: Section V, paragraph A be amended                       appointed Executors of the estate. Any action to
                                                                                                                                                                                                                       set aside the will must be brought in the district    vs.
Harms as assistant varsity girls track coach for                             ary Road Department Shop in Grundy Center.                               to add: 171. Agricultural Plat: A subdivision
                                                                                                                                                                                                                       court of said county within the later to occur of                                                                              ORIGINAL NOTICE FOR
2010-11 and to Matthew Pelc as high school                                   Carried unanimously.                                                     which contains, lots, parcels, sites, units, plots
                                                                                                                                                                                                                       four months from the date of the second publi-        GEORGE A. LEDUC; MICHELLE L. LEDUC;                             PUBLICATION
boys tennis coach for 2010-11 subject to a fa-                                     Motion was made by Schildroth and sec-                             or interests to be used for agricultural, environ-
                                                                                                                                                                                                                       cation of this notice or one month from the date      LINCOLN SAVINGS BANK; and PARTIES IN
vorable background check. Vote all aye.                                      onded by Bakker to approve a Consulting En-                              mental or non-developmental purposes, includ-
                                                                                                                                                                                                                       of mailing of this notice to all heirs of the dece-   TO THE ABOVE-NAMED DEFENDANTS:
      On motion of Boe and second of Hinde, the                              gineering Contract with Calhoun-Burns of West                            ing parks and open areas, shall submit an ag-
                                                                                                                                                                                                                       dent and devisees under the will whose identi-        POSSESSION,
unpaid maternity leave of Nicole Folkerts and                                Des Moines, Iowa, for final design services on                            ricultural plat. An agricultural plat may include
one day unpaid leave of Jan Urbanek were ap-                                 Bridge #I-4, and to authorize the Board members                          a lot containing the farmstead being split from                  ties are reasonably ascertainable, or thereafter
                                                                                                                                                                                                                       be forever barred.                                          Defendants.
proved. Vote all aye.                                                        to sign said contract. Carried unanimously.                              the farm. An Agricultural plat shall not include
      Bids to refinish the Dike competition gym                                    Motion was made by Schildroth and sec-                              any division that creates or expands a non-                           Notice is hereby given that all persons in-
floor were reviewed and on motion of Dieken                                   onded by Ross to introduce Resolution #25-                               conforming use. Grundy County Planning and                       debted to the estate are requested to make im-
                                                                                                                                                                                                                       mediate payment to the undersigned, and cred-               To the above-named Defendants:
and second of Boe, it was moved to accept the                                2010/2011 regarding a property tax abatement.                            Zoning staff shall review an agricultural plat,
                                                                             The vote on the resolution was as follows: Ayes                          prior to being recorded. If the plat is within a                 itors having claims against the estate shall file
$12,100 bid of Integrity Hardwood Floors, Inc.                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    You are notified there was on 1/10/2011 filed in the Office of the Clerk of the above-named
                                                                             – Schildroth, Ross, Bakker, and Smith. Nays                              2-mile jurisdictional area of a city, the subdi-                 them with the clerk of the above named district
Vote all aye.                                                                                                                                                                                                          court, as provided by law, duly authenticated,        Court a Foreclosure Petition , which prays for foreclosure of a mortgage in favor of the Plaintiff on
      Bids to paint the Dike gym walls and ceil-                             – Riekena. Resolution adopted.                                           vider shall contact that city for its processing re-
                                                                                                                                                                                                                       for allowance, and unless so filed by the later to     the property described herein and judgment in rem in the amount of $252,751.53 plus interest at the
ing were reviewed and on motion of Dieken and                                      Motion was made by Schildroth and sec-                             quirements. The plat shall contain the following                 occur of four months from the second publica-         rate of 5.50% per annum from April 1, 2010, such amount equaling $38.09 per day, the costs of the
second of Koop, it was moved to accept the                                   onded by Ross to introduce Resolution #27-                               notation “Note: This platting is for agricultural                tion of this notice or one month from the date of     action including title costs of $200.00, and reasonable attorney fees and that said sums be declared
$10,420 bid of Personified, Inc. Vote all aye.                                2010/2011 regarding budgetary appropriation                              or environmental purposes only and is not in-                    mailing of this notice (unless otherwise allowed      a lien upon the following-described premises from November 14, 2008, located in Grundy County,
      The monthly mileage report of the district’s                           changes. The vote on the resolution was as                               tended for development except in conformance                     or paid) a claim is thereafter forever barred.        Iowa, to-wit:
transportation fleet was reviewed.                                            follows: Ayes – Schildroth, Ross, Bakker, Riek-                          with zoning regulations.”, and that Section XXII,                     Dated this 17th day of February, 2011.
      After reviewing the monthly bills of the gen-                          ena, and Smith. Nays – none. Resolution ad-                              paragraph D be amended to add: 5. Agricul-
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                             Lot 2 in Southridge First Addition to the City of Reinbeck, Iowa.
eral, schoolhouse, nutrition and activity funds,                             opted.                                                                   tural Subdivision: A subdivision that meets the
they were approved for payment on motion of                                        The full text of Resolutions #25-2010/2011                         following criteria:                                                                       Beverly Kay Lindaman
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   14824 300th Street        that the mortgage on the above-described real estate be foreclosed, that a special execution issue
Boe and second of Dieken. Vote all aye.                                      and #27-2010/2011 are on file in the County                                    1) All new parcels shall front on or have
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  Aplington, IA 50604        for the sale of as much of the mortgaged premises as is necessary to satisfy the judgment and for
      The monthly financial reports of the district,                          Auditor’s Office.                                                         direct access from an existing street.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                             other relief as the Court may deem just and equitable. The attorney for the Plaintiff is Mark D. Walz,
nutrition and activity funds were reviewed and                                     Motion was made by Schildroth and sec-                                  2) No new public or private street shall be
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  Connie Lou Penning         whose address is The Davis Brown Tower, 215 10th Street, Suite 1300, Des Moines, Iowa 50309-
approved on motion of Koop and second of                                     onded by Riekena to accept and order filed the                            created or sought to be dedicated or contem-
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   13397 310th Street        3993, Phone: (515) 288-2500, Facsimile: (515) 243-0654.
Hinde. Vote all aye.                                                         County Treasurer’s January 31, 2011 Invest-                              plated to project though the proposed subdivi-
      A budget work session was scheduled for                                ment Report. Carried unanimously.                                        sion.                                                                                        Aplington, IA 50605
March 8 at 6:00 p.m. with a tentative Budget                                       Motion was made by Ross and seconded                                    3) All new parcels are intended to be used
Hearing set for April 12.                                                    by Schildroth to accept and order filed the Clerk                         for agricultural purposes and shall continue                                                Executors of estate
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 THE PLAINTIFF HAS ELECTED FORECLOSURE WITHOUT REDEMPTION. THIS MEANS
      The letter of resignation of board member                              of Court’s January Report. Carried unanimous-                            to be used consistent with the agricultural ex-
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                             THAT THE SALE OF THE MORTGAGED PROPERTY WILL OCCUR PROMPTLY AFTER ENTRY
and Vice President Boe with an effective date of                             ly.                                                                      emptions of Section 335.2, Code of Iowa, as
                                                                                                                                                                                                                       Heronimus, Schmidt, & Allen                           OF JUDGMENT UNLESS YOU FILE WITH THE COURT A WRITTEN DEMAND TO DELAY THE
February 22, 2011 was accepted on motion of                                        Motion was made by Bakker and seconded                             amended, and shall bear the following legend
                                                                                                                                                                                                                       Attorney for executors                                SALE. IF YOU FILE A WRITTEN DEMAND, THE SALE WILL BE DELAYED UNTIL SIX MONTHS
Koop and second of Dieken. Voting aye-Diek-                                  by Riekena to authorize the chairman to sign                             on the recorded plat, “This plat is for agricultural
                                                                                                                                                                                                                       630 G Avenue, Box 365                                 FROM ENTRY OF JUDGMENT IF THE MORTGAGED PROPERTY IS YOUR RESIDENCE AND
en, Hinde, Koop and Nielsen with Boe abstain-                                a Grundy County Community Foundation grant                               purposes only and is intended for agricultural
                                                                                                                                                                                                                       Grundy Center, IA 50638                               IS A ONE-FAMILY OR TWO-FAMILY DWELLING OR UNTIL TWO MONTHS FROM ENTRY
ing. The consensus of the board is to appoint a                              application for the cemetery project on the                              uses in conformity with Section 335.2 of the
                                                                                                                                                                                                                       Date of second publication 3rd day of March,          OF JUDGMENT IF THE MORTGAGED PROPERTY IS NOT YOUR RESIDENCE OR IS YOUR
person to the vacated position instead of having                             County’s website. Carried unanimously.                                   Code of Iowa, as amended.”
                                                                                                                                                                                                                       2011.                                    8-3          RESIDENCE BUT NOT A ONE-FAMILY OR TWO-FAMILY DWELLING. YOU WILL HAVE NO
an election.                                                                       Motion was made by Bakker and seconded                                  4) No new parcel shall conflict with any
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                             RIGHT OF REDEMPTION AFTER THE SALE. THE PURCHASER AT THE SALE WILL BE
      The board reviewed a quote from Iowa                                   by Riekena to approve payment of the following                           provisions or portion of the Grundy County De-
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                             ENTITLED TO IMMEDIATE POSSESSION OF THE MORTGAGED PROPERTY. YOU MAY
Direct Equipment and Appraisal to replace                                    bills: (Carried unanimously.)                                            velopment Ordinance or its subdivision regula-
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                             PURCHASE AT THE SALE.
the Dike gymnasium bleachers with no action                                  A-Kleen, supplies...................................618.47               tions.
taken.                                                                       Agvantage, diesel .............................. 11159.80                     5) The subdivision contains no new devel-
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  You must serve a motion or answer on or before the 30th day of March, 2011, and within a
      Technology Coordinator Lehr met with the                               Airgas North Central, supplies ...............247.90                     opment lots.                                                               THE IOWA DISTRICT COURT
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                             reasonable time thereafter, file your motion or answer, in the Iowa District Court for Grundy County,
board to review bids to enhance the district’s                               Alliant Energy, service .........................2934.02                      6) The subdivision lies wholly within the A-1                              GRUNDY COUNTY
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                             Iowa, at the County Courthouse in Grundy Center, Iowa. If you do not, judgment by default may be
technology program, and on motion of Boe and                                 Alliant Energy, utilities............................286.60              Agricultural Zoning District.                                    IN THE MATTER OF THE ESTATE OF Harold
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                             rendered against you for the relief demanded in the Petition.
second of Koop, it was moved to approve the                                  American Solutions, supplies ..................50.19                          Published by Resolution of the Grundy                       Eekhoff, Deceased.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                             If you require the assistance of auxiliary aids or services to participate in court because of a disability,
purchase of 20 document cameras and carts                                    Cole Anderson, mtg exp ..........................29.80                   County Board of Supervisors                                                  Probate No. ESPR101598
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                             immediately call your district ADA coordinator at (319) 833-3332. (If you are hearing impaired, call
from IEC AV/Computer Co-op. Vote all aye.                                    Sam Annis, fuel....................................1409.38                    Barbara L. Smith, Chairman                                        NOTICE OF PROBATE OF WILL, OF
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                             Relay Iowa TTY at 1 800 735 2942.)
      A special meeting will be held on March 21                             Area Payee, services...............................37.00                      ATTEST:        Mary L. Schmidt, Grundy                              APPOINTMENT OF EXECUTOR,
at 5:30 p.m. to review district test results.                                Automotive Electric, parts ......................277.07                  County Auditor                                  9-1                        AND NOTICE TO CREDITORS
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            Clerk of the Above Court,
      Being no further business, the meeting ad-                             B & B Auto, parts ...................................166.15                                                                               To All Persons Interested in the Estate of
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          Grundy County Courthouse
journed at 10:30 p.m. followed by a negotiations                             Charles Bakker, mileage..........................60.00                                                                                    Harold Eekhoff, Deceased, who died on or
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                Grundy Center, Iowa
strategy session.                                                            Bankers Leasing, equipment .................169.00                                                                                        about 6th day of February, 2011:
              Dike-New Hartford Schools                                      BH-Grundy Mental, services................5720.70                                                                                              You are hereby notified that on the 21st day
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                               IMPORTANT: YOU ARE ADVISED TO SEEK LEGAL ADVICE AT ONCE TO PROTECT YOUR
                February 2011 Bill Listing                                   Black Hills Energy, utilities ...................4089.70                                                                                  of February, 2011, the last will and testament of
                                                                                                                                                                THE IOWA DISTRICT COURT                                                                                                                       INTERESTS.
GENERAL FUND                                                                 Bob’s Farm Center, diesel ...................2670.46                                                                                      Harold Eekhoff, deceased, bearing date of the
                                                                             Nicholas Buseman, mtg exp ....................37.06                                     GRUNDY COUNTY                                     2nd day of June, 1999, was admitted to probate
Aflac, Insurance ....................................373.90                                                                                                                                                                                                                   Date of Third Publication 10th day of March, 2011.                                                      8-3
                                                                             Lori Byers, mileage ................................143.72               IN THE MATTER OF THE ESTATE OF Jennie                            in the above named court and that Nancy Huis-
Albrecht, Janice, Supplies ......................16.22
                                                                             Campbell Supply, tools ............................23.29                 Bakker, Deceased.                                                man and Dean Huisman were appointed execu-
Alliant Energy, Utilities ............................20.12
                                                                             CCMS, services .....................................280.50                           Probate No. ESPR1011600                              tors of the estate. Any action to set aside the
Ames Environmental, Inc., Asbestos Inspection
                                                                             Cedar Valley Comm, services .............2167.13                               NOTICE OF PROBATE OF WILL, OF                              will must be brought in the district court of said
                                                                             Center Associates, services ..................160.25                             APPOINTMENT OF EXECUTOR,                                 county within the later to occur of four months
Area Educ Agency 267 Services, Supplies .....
                                                                             Central IA Distributing, supplies.............670.95                               AND NOTICE TO CREDITORS                                from the date of the second publication of this       BOARD OF SUPERVISORS PROCEEDINGS                                 THE IOWA DISTRICT COURT
                                                                             Central Iowa Water, service ...................572.79                    To All Persons Interested in the Estate of                       notice or one month from the date of mailing            The Grundy County Board of Supervisors met                           GRUNDY COUNTY
Arnold Motor Supply Repair Parts, Supplies ....
                                                                             Clark Printing, supplies ..........................267.54                Jennie Bakker, Deceased, who died on or about                    of this notice to all heirs of the decedent and       in regular session on February 22, 2011 at 9:00        IN THE MATTER OF THE ESTATE OF Dale L.
                                                                             Comprehensive Sys, services .............1215.06                         18th day of February, 2011:                                      devisees under the will whose identities are          A.M. Vice-chairman Bakker called the meet-             Callaway, Deceased.
1A-tec Recycling, Inc., Recycling Services .....
                                                                             Conrad Auto Supply, supplies................208.51                            You are hereby notified that on the 23rd day                 reasonably ascertainable, or thereafter be for-       ing to order with the following members pres-                      Probate No. ESPR101596
                                                                             Cooley Sanitation, services .....................70.00                   of February, 2011, the last will and testament of                ever barred.                                          ent: Ross, Riekena, and Schildroth. Absent:                  NOTICE OF PROBATE OF WILL, OF
Beninga Sanitation, Garbage Removal ...........
                                                                             Covenant Clinic, services ......................428.00                   Jennie Bakker, deceased, bearing date of the                          Notice is hereby given that all persons in-      Smith.                                                         APPOINTMENT OF EXECUTOR,
                                                                             Dash Medical Gloves, supplies .............219.60                        3rd day of May, 1999, was admitted to probate                    debted to the estate are requested to make im-          Motion was made by Ross and seconded by                        AND NOTICE TO CREDITORS
Black Hills Energy, Natural Gas .........9,623.20
                                                                             Dunakey & Klatt, refund...........................80.00                  in the above named court and that Ronald Bak-                    mediate payment to the undersigned, and cred-         Riekena to approve the minutes of the previous         To All Persons Interested in the Estate of
Butler County Extension, Registration Fee ......
                                                                             Election Systems, equipment ..............8210.00                        ker, Charles Bakker and Curtis Bakker were ap-                   itors having claims against the estate shall file      meeting. Carried unanimously.                          Dale L. Callaway, Deceased, who died on or
                                                                             Ellsworth Hospital, services .....................96.00                  pointed executors of the estate. Any action to                   them with the clerk of the above named district         A delegation representing the Ostfriesen Heri-       about 12th day of February, 2011:
35.00.. Cedar Falls Community Schools, Open
                                                                             Mitchell Evans, services ........................506.40                  set aside the will must be brought in the district               court, as provided by law, duly authenticated,        tage Society, the local German Club, met with               You are hereby notified that on the 18th day
Enrollment .......................................23,914.00                                                                                                                                                            for allowance, and unless so filed by the later to
                                                                             Farm Plan, supplies ...............................195.07                court of said county within the later to occur of                                                                      the Board to discuss plans for a group tour to         of February, 2011, the last will and testament
Central Iowa Distributing, Inc Cleaning/maint.                                                                                                                                                                         occur of four months from the second publica-
                                                                             Farm Plan, supplies ...............................182.61                four months from the date of the second publi-                                                                         Germany in the fall of 2011.                           of Dale L. Callaway, deceased, bearing date
Supplies ................................................269.64                                                                                                                                                        tion of this notice or one month from the date of
                                                                             Farmer’s Feed & Supply, maint ...............42.97                       cation of this notice or one month from the date                                                                          Motion was made by Schildroth and sec-              of the 20th day of March, 2006, was admitted
City Of Dike , Utilities .........................8,384.44                                                                                                                                                             mailing of this notice (unless otherwise allowed
                                                                             Force America, parts .............................339.85                 of mailing of this notice to all heirs of the dece-                                                                    onded by Ross to approve a rebate of eighty            to probate in the above named court and that
City Of New Hartford Utilities ................473.09                                                                                                                                                                  or paid) a claim is thereafter forever barred.
                                                                             GCR Dubuque Truck, tires ..................2202.00                       dent and devisees under the will whose identi-                                                                         percent (80%) of the incremental property tax          Dorothy A. Callaway was appointed executor of
Cuvelier, Barry, Mileage ..........................60.32                                                                                                                                                                    Dated this 21st day of February, 2011.
                                                                             Gilbarco, maintenance...........................175.00                   ties are reasonably ascertainable, or thereafter                                                                       generated by the ENSEVA property located in            the estate. Any action to set aside the will must
Department Of Administrative, 403b Fees .......
                                                                             Grainger, maintenance ..........................176.72                   be forever barred.                                                                                                     the Grundy County Industrial Park (Section 12          be brought in the district court of said county
                                                                             City of GC, subsidy ..............................6210.00                     Notice is hereby given that all persons in-                                                Nancy Huisman          of Colfax Township) for a period of ten years          within the later to occur of four months from the
Dike-new Hartford School, Supplies .....450.00                                                                                                        debted to the estate are requested to make im-
                                                                             GCMU, service ......................................624.83                                                                                                           17551 150th Street         up to a maximum rebate of $783,000. Carried            date of the second publication of this notice or
Distributed Website Corp, Software ..1,291.00                                                                                                         mediate payment to the undersigned, and cred-
                                                                             GCMU, utilities.....................................2591.00                                                                                                          Wellsburg, IA 50680        unanimously.                                           one month from the date of mailing of this notice
East Central Iowa Coop, Diesel .........3,418.90                                                                                                      itors having claims against the estate shall file
                                                                             Grundy County Engineer, fuel .............4863.12                                                                                                                                                  Gary Mauer, County Engineer, reviewed de-           to all heirs of the decedent and devisees under
Ecowater Financial Services Water, Condi-                                                                                                             them with the clerk of the above named district
                                                                             GCMH, services ..................................6170.09                                                                                                                  Dean Huisman          partment matters with the Board.                       the will whose identities are reasonably ascer-
tioner .......................................................23.00                                                                                   court, as provided by law, duly authenticated,
                                                                             Grundy County Health, grant .............10140.24                                                                                                                    17551 150th Street           Motion was made by Schildroth and seconded           tainable, or thereafter be forever barred.
Farm Plan , Repair Services .................502.70                                                                                                   for allowance, and unless so filed by the later to                                                                                                                                  Notice is hereby given that all persons in-
Grundy Center Comm. School, Tuition ..1,862.76                               Grundy Co Health, services.....................75.00                     occur of four months from the second publica-                                               Wellsburg, IA 50680        by Ross to set March 7, 2011 at 9:00 A.M. for
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    debted to the estate are requested to make im-
Harrison Truck Centers, Inc. Repair Parts .......                            Grundy County REC, service ................607.68                        tion of this notice or one month from the date of                                                                      the Public Hearing on the FY2011 County Bud-           mediate payment to the undersigned, and cred-
...............................................................197.06        Grundy Co Treasurer, taxes ..................178.00                      mailing of this notice (unless otherwise allowed                                            Executors of estate        get. Carried unanimously.                              itors having claims against the estate shall file
Herff Jones Commencement, Supplies ..966.00                                  Heart of Iowa Comm, service ..................39.51                      or paid) a claim is thereafter forever barred.                                                                           Motion was made by Ross and seconded by              them with the clerk of the above named district
How-gan Electric & Security, Building Maint ....                             Heartland Asphalt, refund ..................10966.59                          Dated this 24th day of February, 2011.                                                                            Riekena to introduce Resolution #28-2010/2011          court, as provided by law, duly authenticated,
                                                                                                                                                                                                                       Heronimus, Schmidt, & Allen
............................................................1,578.41         Heartland Co-op, diesel .......................1490.27                                                                                                                                          setting a public hearing for an amendment to           for allowance, and unless so filed by the later to
                                                                                                                                                                                                                       Attorneys for executors
LASBO , Registration Fee ....................125.00                          H S & A, co atty exp.............................4057.25                                                                                                                                        the County Zoning Ordinance. The vote on               occur of four months from the second publica-
                                                                                                                                                                                         Ronald Bakker                 630 G Avenue, Box 365
Iowa Division Of Labor Services, Inspection ...                              ICIT, mtg exp .........................................400.00                                                                                                                                   the resolution was as follows: Ayes – Ross,            tion of this notice or one month from the date of
                                                                                                                                                                            333 Cedar St., P.O. Box 423                Grundy Center, IA 50638
...............................................................125.00        Interstate All Battery, maint ....................176.36                                                                                                                                        Riekena, Bakker, and Schildroth. Nays – none.          mailing of this notice (unless otherwise allowed
                                                                                                                                                                                          Dike, IA 50624               Date of second publication 3rd day of March,
Iowa School Employee, Insurance ....3,654.82                                 Interstate Battery, supplies ....................173.95                                                                                                                                         Resolution adopted. The full text of the resolu-       or paid) a claim is thereafter forever barred.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                       2011.                                    8-2                                                                      Dated this 22nd day of February, 2011.
James, Juree, Software ........................650.00                        Iowa DPS, fees ........................................20.00                                                                                                                                    tion is on file in the County Auditor’s Office.
                                                                                                                                                                                             Charles Bakker
Johnson Controls, Inc., Plbg/htg Repairs ........                            Iowa DHS, services .............................9866.08                                                                                                                                           Motion was made by Schildroth and seconded

                                                                                                                                                                                               P.O. Box 185
...............................................................286.98        Iowa DPS, services ...............................352.00                                                                                                                                        by Ross to adjourn. Carried unanimously.                                            Dorothy A. Callaway
                                                                                                                                                                                             Dike, IA 50624
Knudsen, Paul Or Shelly, Transp Assistance ..                                Iowa Diesel Inj, parts/repairs .................167.80                                                                                                                                          Charles Bakker, Vice-chairman                                                    c/o Letz Law Firm PLC
...............................................................600.00        Jerico Services, supplies ...................25740.00                                                                                                                                           Mary L. Schmidt, County Auditor               9-1

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 are your
                                                                                                                                                                                               Curtis Bakker                                                                                                                                                            P.O. Box 134
Konken Electric, Inc., Electrical Repairs ..........                         Jesco Industries, parts/repairs.............1056.74                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    Eldora, IA 50627
                                                                                                                                                                                             26946 160th St.

............................................................2,616.40         Donald Kampman, service ......................10.45
                                                                                                                                                                                              Dike, IA 50624
Kwik Star Stores, Gasoline/supplies ................                         Karen’s Print-Rite, supplies ...................763.37                                                                                                                                                                                                                               Executor of estate

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 right to
............................................................1,290.77         Keystone Laboratories, tests .................100.00

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                           deadline is:
                                                                                                                                                                                        Executors of estate
Larsen-reinicke Construction, Bldg Repairs ....                              Lawson Products, parts/supplies ...........782.39
...............................................................660.00        Legislative Services, supplies................200.00                                                                                                                                                                                                   Carl R. Letz, ICIA PIN No: AT0004618

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  know!                                               10 a.m. Monday!
Martin Bros Distributing Co, Food Products/                                  Dave Loftus, rent ...................................300.00              Heronimus, Schmidt, & Allen                                                                                                                                                   Attorney for executor
supplies ..................................................30.80             Manly Drug Store, meds ..........................96.15                   Attorneys for executors                                                                                                                                                       Letz Law Firm PLC
Mastercard Corporate Clients, Supplies ..........                            Martin Bros, supplies ...............................19.16               630 G Avenue, Box 365                                                                                                                                                         1321 Edgington Ave., P.O. Box 134

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        (319) 824-6958
............................................................2,035.40         McMartin Tire, maintenance ....................27.00                     Grundy Center, IA 50638                                                                                                                                                       Eldora, IA 50627
Mid American Energy, Electricity/natural Gas ..                              McDowell & Sons, hauling .....................350.00                     Date of second publication 10th day of March,                                                                                                                                 Date of second publication 10th day of March,
............................................................5,761.39         Mediacom, services ...............................139.95                 2011.                                     9-2                                                                                                                                 2011.                                     9-2
                                                                       Grundy FOR THE RECORD Register                                                                                                                                                       Thursday, March 3, 2011                        11
                     IN THE IOWA DISTRICT COURT FOR GRUNDY COUNTY                                                                      Notice of Sheriff’s Levy and Sale

                                                                                                             Grundy County Sheriffs Office • 705 8th Street, Grundy Center, IA 50638 • (319) 824-6933
                                                                                                                           IN THE IOWA DISTRICT COURT FOR GRUNDY COUNTY                                                           GRUNDY COUNTY Magistrate Court
TRUSTEE FOR SOUNDVIEW HOME                                   CASE NO. EQCV058699
                                                                                                                                                                                                                        Chad Leroy Gorby, Evansdale,                 ford, fail to obey traffic control de-
LOAN TRUST 2007-OPT1,                                                                                      STATE OF IOWA            )               Docket No. (Sale No.) 11-0134
ASSET-BACKED CERTIFICATES, SERIES                            ORIGINAL NOTICE                                                        ) SS            Court No. EQCV058610
2007-OPT1,                                                                                                 GRUNDY COUNTY            )                                                                                operation w/o registration, $127.50             vice, $195
                                                                                                                                                               Sheriff Sale                                             William Ross Towner, Lis-                        Kirk O. Abkes, Ackley, fail to
                                                                                                               PLAINTIFF: CITIFINANCIAL, INC.                                                                        comb, fail to maintain safety belts,            display registration plate, $87
vs.                                                                                                                             vs.                                                                                  $127.50                                             Ryan Joseph Stefani, Cedar Falls,
                                                                                                               DEFENDANT: RYAN L. HAUSER- IN REM
                                                                                                               DEFENDANT: LEANN R. HAUSER - IN REM
                                                                                                                                                                                                                        Jessica Lynn Lavenz, New Hart-               speeding, $114
FULTON, ANCHORED WALLS, INC.,                                                                                  DEFENDANT: PARTIES IN POSSESSION AND ALL KNOWN AND UNKNOWN CLAIMANTS                                  ford, speeding, $141                                Candace Marie Buckley, Mar-
RICK JENSEN D/B/A JENSEN’S NEW                                                                             AND ALL PERSONS KNOWN OR UNKNOWN CLAIMING ANY RIGHT, TITLE OR INTEREST AND                                   Joseph Sager, Reinbeck, fail to              shalltown, speeding, $215.25
                                                                                                                                                                                                                     obey stop sign and yield right of                   Ann Elizabeth Lebo, Grundy
AND OLD CONSTRUCTION, VOSS                                                                                 ALL OF THEIR HEIRS, SPOUSES, ASSIGNS, GRANTEES, LEGATEES, DEVISEES AND ALL OF
REPAIR, INC., MORTGAGE ELECTRONIC                                                                          THE ABOVE-NAMED DEFENDANTS WITH RESPECT TO THE FOLLOWING DESCRIBED REAL
REGISTRATION SYSTEMS, AS NOMINEE FOR                                                                       ESTATE TO WIT: - IN REM                                                                                   way, $200                                       Center, fail to maintain registration
AND PARTIES IN POSSESSION                                                                                  As a result of the judgment rendered in the above referenced court case, an execution was issued
                                                                                                                                                                                                                        Thad Monroe Lents, Marshall-                 plate, $87
                                                                                                              by the court to the Sheriff of this county. The execution ordered the sale of defendant(s) Real        town, speeding, $87                                 Joyce Ann Swangel, Gladbrook,
Defendants.                                                                                                   Estate Property to satisfy the judgment. The property to be sold is:                                      Aimee Joy Gethmann, Gladbrook,               fail to obey stop sign and yield right
                                                                                                           A TRACT COMMENCING AT THE SOUTHEAST CORNER OF THE NORTHEAST QUARTER
                                                                                                              (NE 1/4) OF SECTION TWENTY-ONE (21), TOWNSHIP EIGHTY-NINE (89) NORTH, RANGE
                                                                                                                                                                                                                     dark window/windshield, $127.50                 of way, $195
You are hereby notified that there is now on file in the Office of the Clerk of the above Court, a               SEVENTEEN (17) WEST OF THE 5TH P.M. AND THENCE 88 DEGREES 57’ LEFT FROM                                   Caitlin Marie Woodruff, Mar-                     Clint William Damon, Eldora,
Petition, in the above-entitled action which prays for judgment in rem and in the principal amount            SECTION LINE 1065.0 FEET; THENCE RIGHT 115 DEGREES 50’ 295.5 FEET; THENCE                              shalltown, speeding, $114                       snowmobile/display of number, $87
                                                                                                                                                                                                                        Kyle Eugene Rhoads, Grundy                       Dennis Lane Bern, Reinbeck,
of $133,117.77 plus interest to 10/12/2010 in the amount of $4,648.57, and thereafter at the rate             LEFT 21 DEGREES 17’ 594.5 FEET; THENCE RIGHT 69 DEGREES 20’ 449.5 FEET;
of 5.0% per annum, such amount equaling $18.24 per day, the costs of the action including report              THENCE LEFT 37 DEGREES 00’ 180.0 FEET; THENCE LEFT 29 DEGREES 10’ 195.5 FEET;
of title costs $250.00, escrow advance of $199.10, other fees of $89.60, late charges of $499.20,             THENCE RIGHT 74 DEGREES 10’ 302.5 FEET; THENCE RIGHT 97 DEGREES 00’ 1361.0                             Cener, snowmobile/res. registration/            speeding, $87
recoverable balance of $2,523.99, and reasonable attorney fees and that said sums be declared
a lien upon the following-described premises at 23041 130th Street, Parkersburg, Grundy County,
                                                                                                              FEET ALONG SECTION LINE BACK TO THE POINT OF BEGINNING IN GRUNDY COUNTY,
                                                                                                              IOWA, EXCEPT PARCEL NO. 458-A DESCRIBED AS: BEGINNING AT THE EAST QUARTER
                                                                                                                                                                                                                     non-res. user permit, $127.50                       Donald E. Koble, Cedar Falls,
Iowa, to-wit:                                                                                                 CORNER OF SECTION TWENTY-ONE (21), TOWNSHIP EIGHT-NINE (89) NORTH, RANGE                                  Dean Ray Storey, Reinbeck, fail              speeding, $114
                                                                                                              SEVENTEEN (17) WEST OF THE 5TH P.M., GRUNDY COUNTY, IOWA, THENCE NORTH 89                              to maintain safety belts, $127.50                   Shavonna Clarissa Dufauchard,
A piece of land 12 Rods Square lying in the Southwest corner of Section Seventeen (17),
Township Eighty-nine (89) North, Range Sixteen (16). West of the 5th P.M;
                                                                                                              DEGREES 41’00” WEST, 1062.00 FEET, ALONG THE SOUTH LINE OF THE NORTHEAST
                                                                                                              QUARTER (NE 1/4) OF SAID SECTION 21; THENCE NORTH 25 DEGREES 40’00” EAST,
                                                                                                                                                                                                                        Sam Henry Gerloff, New Hart-                 Waterloo, speeding, $228.75
                                                                                                              285.00 FEET; THENCE NORTH 4 DEGREES 23’00” EAST, 3198.65 FEET; THENCE SOUTH
that the mortgage on the above-described real estate be foreclosed; that a special execution issue            89 DEGREES 50”51” EAST, 485.89 FEET; THENCE SOUTH 2 DEGREES 02’42” WEST
for the sale of as much of the mortgaged premises as is necessary to satisfy the judgment; and for            277.16 FEET; THENCE SOUTH 88 DEGREES 56’54” EAST, 203.52 FEET; THENCE SOUTH
other relief as the Court may deem just and equitable. The attorney for the Plaintiff is Brian G. Sayer,      62 DEGREES 08’02” EAST, 43.80 FEET; THENCE SOUTH 88 DEGREES 28’50” EAST,
whose address is 531 Commercial Street, Suite 250; P. O. Box 2363, Waterloo, IA 50704-
2363, telephone (319) 232-3304, facsimile (319) 232-3639.
                                                                                                              190.28 FEET; THENCE SOUTH 1 DEGREE 13’00” EAST, 273.00 FEET, ALONG THE EAST
                                                                                                              LINE OF THE NORTHEAST QUARTER (NE 1/4) OF SAID SECTION 21, TO THE POINT OF
                                                                                                                                                                                                                         GRUNDY COUNTY Sheriff’s Department
                                                                                                              BEGINNING, SUBJECT TO HIGHWAY RIGHT OF WAY OF RECORD.
                                    NOTICE                                                                                                                                                                               A one vehicle accident occurred February 13 at 1:15 AM on Hwy 20
                                                                                                           Street Address: 13427 J AVE., PARKERSBURG, IOWA 50665
                                                                                                           The described property will be offered for sale at public auction for cash only as follows:               at the 215 mile marker. JESSE GARDINER, age 30, Grundy Center, was
JUDGMENT UNLESS YOU FILE WITH THE COURT A WRITTEN DEMAND TO DELAY THE                                      Date of Sale        Time of Sale              Place of Sale                                               westbound and lost control at the off ramp. The vehicle entered the north
SALE. IF YOU FILE A WRITTEN DEMAND, THE SALE WILL BE DELAYED UNTIL SIX MONTHS                              06/14/2011            10:00 AM                Grundy County Sheriff’s Office                               ditch and rolled coming to rest on its top. Gardiner’s 2005 Pontiac received
                                                                                                                                                                                                                     an estimated $6,000 damage. GARDINER was charged with FAILURE TO
FROM ENTRY OF JUDGMENT IF THE MORTGAGED PROPERTY IS YOUR RESIDENCE AND                                                                                   705 8th St.
IS A ONE-FAMILY OR TWO-FAMILY DWELLING OR UNTIL TWO MONTHS FROM ENTRY                                                                                    Grundy Center, Iowa 50638 Phone (319) 824-6933
OF JUDGMENT IF THE MORTGAGED PROPERTY IS NOT YOUR RESIDENCE OR IS YOUR                                                                                                                                               MAINTAIN CONTROL, LEAVING THE SCENE OF A PERSONAL IN-
                                                                                                           Homestead: Defendant is advised that if the described real estate includes the homestead (which
                                                                                                           must not exceed 1/2 acre if within a city or town plat, or, if rural, must not exceed 40 acres),
                                                                                                                                                                                                                     JURY ACCIDENT and THEFT 2nd. Investigated by GRUNDY COUNTY
TO IMMEDIATE POSSESSION OF THE MORTGAGED PROPERTY. YOU MAY PURCHASE AT                                     defendant must file a homestead plat with the Sheriff within ten (10) days after service of this notice,   SHERIFF’S OFFICE.
THE SALE. IF YOU DO NOT FILE A WRITTEN DEMAND TO DELAY THE SALE AND IF THE                                 or the Sheriff will have it platted and charge the costs to this case.                                        A one vehicle accident occurred February 15 at 6:17 AM on Hwy 20 on
                                                                                                           This sale not subject to redemption.
                                                                                                           Property exemption: Certain money or property may be exempt. Contact your attorney promptly to            ramp at Hwy 14. CANZADIE MADEDONSKI, age 44, Parkersburg, was
DO FILE A WRITTEN DEMAND TO DELAY THE SALE, THEN A DEFICIENCY JUDGMENT MAY                                 review specific provisions of the law and file appropriate notice, if applicable.                           eastbound and at the top of the on ramp when vehicle hit a patch of ice caus-
BE ENTERED AGAINST YOU IF THE PROCEEDS FROM THE SALE OF THE MORTGAGED                                      Judgment Amt               Costs             Accruing Costs                                               ing the driver to lose control. Vehicle entered the south ditch. Madedonski’s
                                                                                                                                                                                                                     2004 Isuzu received an estimated $4,000 damage. No summons. Investigated
PROPERTY ARE INSUFFICIENT TO SATISFY THE AMOUNT OF THE MORTGAGED DEBT AND                                  $72,994.34                 $285.00                 PLUS
COSTS. IF THE MORTGAGED PROPERTY IS NOT YOUR RESIDENCE OR IS NOT A ONE-                                    Interest                                                   Attorney
FAMILY OR TWO-FAMILY DWELLING, THEN A DEFICIENCY JUDGMENT MAY BE ENTERED                                   6.996% OF $72,994.34 FROM 06/08/2010                       Davis Brown Law Firm (515) 288-2500            by GRUNDY COUNTY SHERIFF’S OFFICE.
                                                                                                           Date                                       Sheriff         Deputy
                                                                                                                                                                                                                         TANNER HIBBS, age 22, Albion, was arrested February 19 at 7:25 AM
You are further notified that unless you serve and, within a reasonable time thereafter, file a motion       02/18/2011                                 Rick D. Penning Tim Wolthoff - Chief Deputy            9-2     on Hwy 20 at the 209 mile marker and charged with OWI 1st. Posted bond
or answer on or before March 23, 2011, in the Iowa District Court for Grundy County, Iowa, at the                                                                                                                    and released. Arrested by IOWA STATE PATROL.
Courthouse in Grundy Center, Iowa, judgment by default will be rendered against you for the relief
demanded in the Petition. If you require the assistance of auxiliary aids or services to participate in                                                                                                                  A one vehicle accident occurred February 20 at 11:36 AM on Hwy 20
court because of a disability, immediately call your district ADA coordinator at 319-833-3332. (If you                                                                                                               at the 220 mile marker. ZIHAD, JASAREVIC, age 20, Waterloo, was east-
are hearing impaired call Relay Iowa TTY (800) 735-2942).                                                                                                                                                            bound and lost control. The vehicle slid into the south ditch breaking off
                                                                                     Clerk of Court                                                                                                                  the mile marker post. Jasarevic’s 2006 Dodge received an estimated $3,500
                                                                          Grundy County Courthouse                                                                                                                   damage. No summons, no injury. Investigated by GRUNDY COUNTY
                                                                               Grundy Center, Iowa
                                                                                                                                                                                                                     SHERIFF’S OFFICE.
  IMPORTANT: YOU ARE ADVISED TO SEEK LEGAL ADVICE AT ONCE TO PROTECT YOUR                                                                                                                                                A one vehicle accident occurred February 21 at 9:15 AM on S-75 south of
                                 INTERESTS.                                                                                                                                                                          Hwy 175. ROY DIAMOND, age 90, Conrad, was southbound and lost con-
                                                                                                                                                                                                                     trol due to the ice covered roads. Vehicle spun into the northbound lane and
                                                                                                                                                                                                                     entered the east ditch coming to rest on its right side. Diamond’s 2004 Ford
                                                                                                                                                                                                                     received an estimated $3,000 damage. No summons, no injury. Investigated
                                                                                                                                                                                                                     by GRUNDY COUNTY SHERIFF’S OFFICE.
NATIONSTAR MORTGAGE, LLC,                                                                                                                                                                                                A two vehicle accident occurred February 21 at 12:40 PM in Conrad.
                                                                CASE NO. EQCVO58753                                                                                                                                  LANG LEONARD, age 78, Cedar Rapids, was backing in the school park-
                                                                                                                                                                                                                     ing lot and struck vehicle owned by JOHN EHN, age 56, Conrad, which was
                                                                ORIGINAL NOTICE
vs.                                                                                                                                                                                                                  properly parked. Leonard’s 2001 Dodge received an estimated $200 damage.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                     Ehn’s 2004 Chrysler received an estimated $2,500 damage. No summons, no
MERCER AND PARTIES IN POSSESSION,                                                                                                                                                                                    injury. Investigated by GRUNDY COUNTY SHERIFF’S OFFICE.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                         A one vehicle accident occurred February 21 at 5:45 PM on Hwy 20 at
                                                                                                                                                                                                                     the 211 mile marker. SANDRA CAROLUS, age 43, Parkersburg, was west-
TO THE ABOVE-NAMED DEFENDANTS:                                                                                                                                                                                       bound and lost control due to icy roads. The vehicle entered the north ditch
                                                                                                                                                                                                                     and coming to rest on its side. Carolus’ 2004 Chevrolet received an esti-
                                                                                                                                                                                                                     mated $2,500 damage. No summons, no injury. Investigated by GRUNDY
      You are hereby notified that there is now on file in the Office of the Clerk of the above Court, a
Petition, in the above-entitled action which prays for judgment in rem and in the principal amount
of $119,395.21 plus interest to 01/28/2011 in the amount of $4,421.98, and thereafter at the rate of                                                                                                                 COUNTY SHERIFF’S OFFICE.
6.375% per annum, such amount equaling $20.87 per day, the costs of the action including report
of title costs $250.00, recoverable balance of $300.68, and reasonable attorney fees and that
                                                                                                                                                                                                                         A one vehicle accident occurred February 21 at 7:45 PM on 130th Street
said sums be declared a lien upon the following-described premises at 601 Lincoln St., Wellsburg,                                                                                                                    near V Avenue. HILARY VAN SOELEN, age 21, Sully, was eastbound and
Grundy County, Iowa, to-wit:                                                                                                                                                                                         lost control due to icy roads. The vehicle entered the south ditch and rolled
      Lots 1, 2, 3 and the North half of Lot 4, all in Block 1 of Wauneta Heights Addition to the
                                                                                                                                                                                                                     coming to rest on its top. Van Soelen’s 2001 Chevrolet received an estimated
      Town of Wellsburg, Iowa;                                                                                                                                                                                       $3,500 damage. No summons, no injury. Investigated by GRUNDY COUN-
                                                                                                                                                                                                                     TY SHERIFF’S OFFICE.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                         A two vehicle accident occurred February 22 at 8:50 AM at 250th and
that the mortgage on the above-described real estate be foreclosed; that a special execution issue
for the sale of as much of the mortgaged premises as is necessary to satisfy the judgment; and
for other relief as the Court may deem just and equitable. The attorney for the Plaintiff is Brian G.                                                                                                                Nickel Avenue. LINDA ESLINGER, age 62, Grundy Center, was westbound
Sayer, whose address is 531 Commercial Street, Suite 250; P. O. Box 2363, Waterloo, IA 50704-
2363, telephone (319) 232-3304, facsimile (319) 232-3639.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                     on 250th. JOE DIER, age 27, Grundy Center, was southbound on Nickel Ave.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                     Eslinger stopped at the stop sign, looked and didn’t see anything and pulled
                                               NOTICE                                                                                                                                                                out hitting Dier. Eslinger’s 2009 Buick received an estimated $2,000 dam-
                                                                                                                                                                                                                     age. Dier’s 2008 Ford received an estimated $1,000 damage. No summons,
THAT THE SALE OF THE MORTGAGED PROPERTY WILL OCCUR PROMPTLY AFTER                                                                                                                                                    no injury. Investigated by GRUNDY COUNTY SHERIFF’S OFFICE.
ENTRY OF JUDGMENT UNLESS YOU FILE WITH THE COURT A WRITTEN DEMAND TO                                                                                                                                                     A one vehicle accident occurred February 22 at 5:23 PM on Hwy 20 at
                                                                                                                                                                                                                     the 220 mile marker. TAYLOR ELLIS, age 18, Allison, was westbound and
RESIDENCE AND IS A ONE-FAMILY OR TWO-FAMILY DWELLING OR UNTIL TWO MONTHS                                                                                                                                             was distracted and dropped the left tires off onto the shoulder. Driver over-
                                                                                                                                                                                                                     corrected and lost control sliding sideways across lanes and into the right
HAVE NO RIGHT OF REDEMPTION AFTER THE SALE. THE PURCHASER AT THE SALE WILL                                                                                                                                           ditch. Vehicle rolled and came to rest on its side. Ellis’ 2011 Honda received
BE ENTITLED TO IMMEDIATE POSSESSION OF THE MORTGAGED PROPERTY. YOU MAY                                                                                                                                               an estimated $17,000 damage. No summons, no accident. Investigated by
                                                                                                                                                                                                                     GRUNDY COUNTY SHERIFF’S OFFICE.

                                                                                                                                                                                                                         Gun Safety & Permit to
                                                                                                                              GRUNDY COUNTY District Court
                                                                                                                                                                                                                             Carry ClaSSeS

                                                                                                              David Lee Brigance, 51, Ack-                      dy Center; Stephen Lynn Bonk,
                                                                                                           ley; OWI 2nd - $1,875 fine, 35%                       Respondent, Grundy Center. Mar-
OR TWO-FAMILY DWELLING, THEN A DEFICIENCY JUDGMENT MAY BE ENTERED AGAINST                                                                                                                                               For information contact: Raymond Brady (NRA Certified Instructor) at
YOU WHETHER OR NOT YOU FILE A WRITTEN DEMAND TO DELAY THE SALE.                                            surcharge, $116.50 court costs,                      ried September 20, 1997 in Cedar                          or call 641.485.9875
                                                                                                           $10 DARE surcharge, 30 days jail                     Falls.
                                                                                                           suspended except for 7 days cred-                       Elizabeth A. Dargan, Petitioner,
     You are further notified that unless you serve and, within a reasonable time thereafter, file a
motion or answer on or before March 30, 2011, in the Iowa District Court for Grundy County, Iowa,                                                                                                                        This is a non-shooting course which teaches students the basic knowledge, skills, and
at the Courthouse in Grundy Center, Iowa, judgment by default will be rendered against you for the         ited with time served, 12 months                     Dike; Frank P. Dargan, Respon-                              explains the attitude necessary for the safe handling and storage of firearms and
relief demanded in the Petition.
                                                                                                           informal probation, obtain sub-                      dent, Cedar Falls. Married May                          ammunition in the home. This is a course for safe gun handling that is conducted in the
                                                                                                                                                                                                                         classroom only. Students are taught NRA’s three rules for safe gun handling; primary
    If you require the assistance of auxiliary aids or services to participate in court because of         stance abuse evaluation and com-                     24, 1992 in rural Grundy County.                             causes of firearms accidents; firearm parts; how to unload certain action types;
a disability, immediately call your district ADA coordinator at 319-833-3332. (If you are hearing
impaired call Relay Iowa TTY (800) 735-2942).
                                                                                                           ply with recommendations, com-                          Eugene Henry Engelkes, Peti-                          ammunition components; cleaning; care; safe storage of firearms in the home; and the
                                                                                                           plete approved course for drinking                   tioner, Wellsburg; Melonie Anne                                     benefits of becoming an active participant in the shooting sports.
                                                                                     Clerk of Court        drivers.                                             Engelkes, Respondent, Hazelton.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                       Completion of this class and the certificate provided are in compliance with the require-
                                                                                                               Dissolution of marriages                         Married May 6, 2006 in Hamp-
                                                                          Grundy County Courthouse
                                                                               Grundy Center, Iowa                                                                                                                               ments to request a concealed weapons permit in the state of Iowa.
                                                                                                              Gina Jo Bonk, Petitioner, Grun-                   ton.
                                 INTERESTS.                                                                                                                                                                                  March 5 in Traer

                                                                                                                                 Legals are your
                                                                        8-3                                                                                                                                                March 19 in Gladbrook
                                                                                                                                                                                                                           March 26 in Story City

                                                                                                                                 right to know!
     PUBLIC NOTICE OF STORM WATER                                                                                                                                                                                         We also put on smaller classes in
                   DISCHARGE                                                                                                                                                                                                other locations as needed.
COLE EXCAVATING plans to submit a Notice                                                                                                                                                                                     Call or email for details.
of Intent to the Iowa Department of Natural Re-
sources to be covered under the NPDES Gen-                 FAMILY PRACTICE OF
eral Permit
General Permit No. 2 Storm Water Discharge                 C. J. LaTendresse, M.D.
Associated with Industrial Activity for Construc-
tion Activities
                                                              1506 G Ave., Grundy Center
The storm water discharge will be from CON-                       Office HOurs:
SEC 12, T 87 N, R 17 W & SW ¼, SEC 7, T
                                                                8:00-12:00 Mon.-sat.
87 N, R 16 W                                                     1:00-5:00 Mon.-fri.
Storm water will be discharged from 2 point
source(s) and will be discharged to the follow-
                                                               call for appointment:
ing streams: MINNEHAHA CREEK
Comments may be submitted to the Storm Wa-
ter Discharge Coordinator, Iowa Department                     After Hours 824-6059
of Natural Resources, Environmental Protec-                   If no answer, call paging
tion Division, 502 E. 9th Street, Des Moines,                 service 1-319-291-8904
IA 50319-0034. The public may review the No-
tice of Intent from 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., Monday              Blue Cross/Blue Shield Physician
through Friday, at the above address after it has            We accept Medicare Assignment
been received by the department.
12          Thursday, March 3, 2011                                   Grundy CLASSIFIEDS Register                                                                                                                   

 REAL ESTATE FOR SALE                           REAL ESTATE FOR SALE                                   HELP WANTED                                HELP WANTED                                    HELP WANTED                             HELP WANTED

     Schuck Realty Co.
        Since 1950
   Real estate Is OuR
    Only BusIness!!

   Just Listed ~ 1107 i Avenue, GC
Be the first one to look at this beautiful          NEW LISTING! 606 K Ave., GC
ranch style home with style, size and loca-    Don’t wait! This beautiful & spacious 3
tion that you are going to love! Great fam-    bedroom, 2 bath home is ready for YOU!
ily home with lots of room for entertaining    Moving in will be a breeze since recent
                                               updates include the kitchen, heating &
friends and family. Finished basement with     cooling systems, electrica, roof, siding, and
loads of storage. Call Lori and make an ap-    landscaping. The lower level features a fin-
pointment today!                               ished family room, bathroom, and amazing
                                               storage. The heated double car garage is
                                               also a major bonus. View this comfortable,
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  new ListinG ~ 1404 8th street, GC
Great family home with great location!
Four+ bedrooms, great kitchen w/appli-                    1203 7th Street, GC
ances, beautiful deck with large trees and     Charming 2 bedroom, 2 bath home features
beautiful landscaping. Double lot with ex-     a beautiful oak kitchen and large fami-
tra double garage. Take a look and give us     lyroom. New furnace and air conditioner
an offer. Owner says, “Let’s get this sold     in 2009, new roof in 2010. This house is
                                               ready to be called a home. Call to take a
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        27529 Hawk Ave., Conrad
Now’s the time to look at this one of a kind
                                                        PRICE REDUCED!
                                                      33455 M Avenue, Beaman                          Sports correspondent                                                                  The CiTy Of Dike
                                                                                                                                                                                           is now taking applications for
quiet acreage w/3 acres, beautiful older       Check out the great view overlooking a                                                                                                          the following positions:
well-kept home, great outbuildings and
                                               valley from this fantastic 3 bedroom, 2 bath
                                               home! Situated on 3+ acres, this newer
                                                                                                   The Grundy Register seeks a motivated individual to serve as
much more. Move in ready with immedi-          ranch offers a cathedral ceiling in kitchen      apart-time sports correspondent. The candidate will possess good                                Pool Manager
ate possession, so call today and move in      and great room, oak flooring, oak cabinetry
by spring!                                     & trim, and Jacuzzi tub in bathroom. Main        communication skills as well as knowledge of a variety of sports.                          Assistant Pool Manager
                                               level laundry, a Jenn-Air Dual Fuel range,       This position requires night and week-end work as well as a reliable                                                                 SERVICES OFFERED
                                               and a gas fireplace in the great room make                                                                                                    Swim Team Coach
                                               this home a comfortable place to live. The
                                               unfinished basement features egress win-
                                                                                                vehicle. Writing experience is helpful but not required.                                                                         Busy Bodies Daycare has FT/PT
                                               dows and a bathroom. $235,000                       For more information on this position, contact Grundy Register                         Applications available at the City     openings on all shifts. State regis-
                                                      See more listings:                        editor John Jensen at 319-824-6958 (weekdays) or 319-283-8149                              Office and will be taken until        tered. Located half mile off Interstate
                                                              (nights and weekends).                                                                            March 15, 2011.                20, Exit 220, 5 miles east of Dike.
                                                      Phone 319-825-3633                                                                                                                                                         319-988-9114
                                                         510 F Avenue
                                                                                                                                                                                             SERVICES OFFERED
                                                    GRUNDY CENTER, IOWA
                                                    Brent Wilson —- 824-3731
                                                     Rick Briggs — 824-3291
                                                   Mike Cooper — 319-236-1480
            402 i Avenue, GC                       Andy Lebo — 319-415-6396
Beautiful woodwork, new kitchen and bath,          Phillip Johnson — 404-5561
new carpet, new roof and much more that               Dan Olson — 825-6231
looks new on this older, but beautiful three
bedroom home! This is definitely a must see
                                                    Julie Cole — 319-231-7787
and you will fall in love with it the minute
you walk in the door. Call today and take
a look!                                           AcreAge For SAle

             708 M Avenue, GC
Location is a plus along with newer updates
which include roof, siding, deck and win-       Looking for a peaceful place to
dows. Great family home - this three bed-       live? Just move into this freshly
room home has all the room you need. Cozy        painted 1711 sq. ft., 3 bedroom
family room with fireplace, 2 1/2 baths, ef-
ficient kitchen w/appliances that stay. Give    home with new carpet, counter
an offer today!                                   top and vinyl. Large Morton
 ***************************                         building all on 4 acres.                            AGWSR school district.
Joyce Harrenstein, Broker/Owner
    Call Our OffiCe TOday!                              319-290-5275
         319-824-3293                            Barb Benson Realty, Waverly
        Lori Burmester
       319-415-9980 Cell                                                                                                                                                                                                                  AUTOMOTIVE
                                                                                                                                                                                                  Call Now
                                                                                                                                                                                           For your 14-point furnace check,      For Sale: 2002 Grand Prix GTP. One
 House For sale In reInbeck                                                                                                                                                                or for prices on a new LENNOX         owner. 87,000 miles. Black. Leath-
 1600 sq. ft., freshly painted interior                     FOR RENT                                                                                                                           heating and cooling unit.         er interior. Loaded. Sunroof. Fun
     850 sq. ft. finished basement
        3 bedrooms up, 1 down                                                                                                                                                                                                    to drive and gets good gas mileage.
2+ htd. att. garage, 1 single det. garage      2 bedroom upstairs apartment - 1401                                                                                                                                               $6,400 OBO (Book is $6,800). Call
        Immediate Possession!                  G Ave., GC. $425/month plus utili-                                                                                                                                                319-939-0852 & leave message.
  $129,900            319-269-4115             ties. Deposit required. 1 month free                                                                                                                                              ______________________________
                                               rent with 1 year signed lease. Call
                                                                                                                                                                                              BrowN HeatiNg
                                                                                                                                                                                                & CooliNg                             McMartin Tire
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       Office: 319-824-3737
                                                                                                                                                                                              805 G Ave., Grundy Center
  Buy It! Sell It!                             For Rent: 3 bedroom/1 bath house in                                                                                                                319-824-6801
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         Hours: 7 a.m.-5 p.m.
                                               Grundy Center. All appliances includ-                                                                                                                                                  "On Farm Pitstop Tire Service"
In The Classifieds!                             ed. Lease and deposit required. $600
                                               per month. 319-269-6345
   319-824-6958                                                                                                                                                                          Randalls TRee seRvice                                   205/70R15
                                                                                                                                                                                          Residential • Commercial               Assurance Fuel Max
                                                                                                                                                                                             Tree Trimming &
             FOR RENT                                       FOR RENT
                                                                                               Part-time fitness instructor needed for
                                                                                               local senior Fitness Program in Grun-
                                                                                                                                                                                            Removal Since 1960
                                                                                                                                                                                             Licensed • Insured
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                11500 ea
   Crestview ApArtments                                                                        dy Center. Fitness equipment & cur-                                                             Free Estimates                       Mounted, balanced, and new stem
                                                                                               riculum provided to motivate, get fit                                                       We Have All The Toys!!!                     Free Pickup & Delivery
                   1208, 1210, 1212 Florence                                                   and have fun. YWCA, Debbie Roth,               Dietary Assistant                             Call Grundy Phone:                          In Holland and GC.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  Oil Changes, brake jobs and other
                    Parkersburg, Iowa 50665                                                                                                   Position Available
                                                                                                                                                                                           319-823-9140 or
                                                                                               Health & Wellness Director, (319)                                                                                                  mechanical jobs. Check out our new
$200 move-in special with 1 Year Lease & Deposit paid in Full                                  234-7589.                                 Arlington Place Assisted Living Com-
        Rental assistance available (for qualified tenants)
                 Stove & refrigerator furnished
                                                                                               Automotive Mechanic Technician
                                                                                                                                         munity is looking for a part time dietary
                                                                                                                                         assistant to work 16-18 hours a week. Prior        319-215-2220                         WANTED: Your junk or unwanted
                                                                                                                                         experience preparing meals and working in
                   Water & garbage provided                                                    with 1 year experience. Valid driv-       a kitchen in a similar setting preferred, but
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 vehicles, grain trucks or busses. Top
                         On-site laundry                                                                                                                                                                                         dollar paid. Will pick up. Call 641-
                                                                                               er’s license, good driving record.        not required. Hours include first and second
    Playground equipment & basketball court ~ Picnic shelter                                                                                                                             Tree stumps removed. Small machine,     691-6410 and leave message.
                                                                                               Your own tools. $10-$12/hour based        shift, every other Saturday 3:00 p.m. - 6:30

                           Contact Gwen @                                                      on experience-qualifications. Todd’s      p.m.                                            will not track yards. Also large        ______________________________
                                                                                               Repair, New Hartford. 319-983-2553.                                                       machine for large stumps. Jerry Zehr,
                            319-269-0586                                                       ______________________________
                                                                                                                                         Please call 319-824-5674 for further infor-
                                                                                                                                         mation or stop in at Arlington Place at 95 D
                                                                                                                                                                                         Conrad, IA. 641-366-2242.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   Your headquarters for
                                                                                                                                         Ave., Grundy Center, Iowa 50638.                                                          batteries, ignition and
                                ttY #1-800-735-2942                                                                                                                                      Will do snow blowing. Reasonable
                                                                                                                                                                                         rates. Personal service. R&J Enter-      electrical supplies for all
                                                                                                                                                                                         prises, Randy Dittmer. 319-825-4611               vehicles
       MISCELLANEOUS                                 MISCELLANEOUS
                                                                                                      Full-Time Employment Opportunity                                                   or 319-215-6633 (cell)
                                                                                               Heartland Coop has an immediate opening in our Grundy Center Energy
                                                                                               Dept. as a Propane Technician. Position requires close attention to detail, a             Wanted: Yards to mow. Acreages             auto
                                                                                               valid CDL license with endorsements for tanker and hazmat. Experience in                  welcome. Discounts available. Call
                                                                                                                                                                                         Weatherly Mowing 641-751-9108              parts
                                                                                               propane gas systems, propane safety and record keeping will be beneficial.
                                                                                               Heartland Coop offers a competitive wage and benefit package. Applica-                    ______________________________                707 G ave., Grundy Center
                                                                                               tions can be picked up at any Heartland Coop office or by visiting our web                                                              Hours: Mon.-Fri., 8-5: sat., 8-12
                                                                                               site. Heartland Coop is an Equal Opportunity Employer EOE/AA commit-
                                                                                               ted to advancing diversity in the workplace. Pre-employment background
                                                                                               and drug screen required.
                                                                                                                       If interested please contact:
                                                                                                                                                                                                       Pets                         Radiator Repair
                                                                                                                                                                                         For Sale: Shih-Tzu/Yorkie mix pups.
                                                                                                                         Phone: 1-800-542-7887                                           8 weeks. Shots, wormed, vet checked,          S & S Auto Repair
                                                                                                                           Fax: (515) 343-5945                                           non shedding. Raised in my home.                 Austinville, Iowa
                                                                                                                                                 $300. Call 319-824-5524
                                                                                                                                                          ______________________________                  319-347-6237
                                                                            Grundy SPORTS Register                                                                                                              Thursday, March 3, 2011                       13

   Grundy Center
       Sunday Night Mixed
                                         West Fork dashes D-NH dream
                                         Wolverines cannot                             The eighth-ranked Wolverines
Whatever’s— 45-35                                                                   looked primed for an upset against
Perfect Storm— 44-36                                                                the No. 3 Warhawks through the first
TeamM c—43- 37                           holdBy17-point lead
                                                JOHN JENSEN
                                                                                    half and much of the second. They
                                                                                    jumped ahead 11-0 in the first four-
Heavy Hitters— 43-37
                                                   The Grundy Register              plus minutes as West Fork turned
DOH’s— 33-43
                                             CEDAR FALLS – West Fork                the ball over eight times in the first
B-K Bowlers— 33-48                                                                  quarter and hit just two of its first 10
   Eunice Riesberg- 209, 615, 690        rallied from a double-digit second
                                         half deficit to claim its first-ever         shots. Every D-NH starter reached
   Vicky Jessup- 249                                                                the scoring column in the game’s
                                         state basketball tournament berth
   Steve Jessup- 224, 605                                                           first six minutes as the Wolverines
                                         with a 51-45 victory over Dike-New
   Jeff Havens- 230                                                                 followed the balanced formula
                                         Hartford in the Class 2A, Substate 4
   Jesse Behrends- 619                   final.                                      that led them to the North Iowa
   Team Mc- 690, 815, 2009, 2384             The Warhawks (24-0) held the           Cedar League East Division title.
                                         Wolverines scoreless over the game’s       Josh Rekers’ bucket with 3:46 left
            Lucky Strikers               final five minutes and trailed by as         made it 11-0 before the WF found
Trunck’s Country Foods— 24-16            many as 17 points in the first half.        the scoreboard on a short Larson
GNB Insurance— 23-17                         “They came out ready to roll,          jumper.
Pink Kitties— 22-18                      we came out a little sluggish,” West          Dike-New         Hartford’s    early
                                         Fork senior Seth Tuttle said with          dominance continued into the second
Wild Wade’s Women— 21½-18½
                                         the celebration still going on around      quarter. A pair of Sean Morgan free
Miller Time—15½-24½                                                                 throws gave it a 21-5 lead four
Scotty’s Saloon— 14-26                   him. “I knew that if we figured out
                                         our defense and started playing            minutes into the second quarter. The
   Melanie Strohbehn- 187, 247                                                      Wolverines’ largest lead came two
   Jessica Miller- 452                   how West Fork plays that we’d be
                                         alright.”                                  minutes later when Eric Joblinske’s
   Tina Hasselmann- 640                                                             floater in the lane made it 27-10.
                                             Dike-New Hartford, meanwhile,
   Trunck’s Country Foods- 603,          is left wondering what could have             Tuttle said Coach Jordan Nelson
1674                                     been. The Wolverines took the lead         challenged him to step up his game
   Pink Kitties- 817                     in the game’s first minute and held         with the deficit so large.
   Miller Time- 2384                     the advantage until Jace Winfrey’s            “He told me this was going to be
                                         breakaway layup with 2 minutes,            my last game if I don’t pick it up,”
          Classic League                 10 seconds left tied the score 45-         Tuttle said. “I think it rubbed off on
Olderog Tire—30-6                        45. Forty-five seconds later, Jordan        not just me, but the rest of the team.
Phelps Implement- 20-16                  Hubka gave the Warhawks their              Our guys really worked hard on
                                         first lead of the game on another           defense after that. We really got the
RJ’s Lounge— 18-18
                                         breakaway. Both came as West               ball in the post, which we didn’t do
B.L.O.W.F.’S— 16-20                                                                 early, and I think that was the point in
Tom’s Car Care— 13-23                    Fork gambled against passes as the
                                         Wolverines attempted to run time off       the game that turned us all around.”
Crystal Bowl—11-25                                                                     Over the next two minutes,
                                         the clock. First Winfrey, then Tyler
                                         Larson had key steals down the             Tuttle took command. The 6-foot-9
           Crystal-Ette                                                             University of Northern Iowa recruit
Crystal Bowl— 23½-12½                        “We had a couple of errors and         powered through a D-NH block
Lone Tree— 22-14                         gave up some uncontested layups            to rebound his own miss and put it
Team Subway— 21-15                       that allowed them to get it tied up,”      back in while being fouled. He hit              Dike-New Hartford’s Daniel Schmitz drives under the basket as West Fork’s Tyler Larson attempts to draw
Scotty’s Sanitation— 14½-21½             Dike-New Hartford coach Greg               the subsequent free throw to light the          a charge. (John Jensen/The Grundy Register photo)
JohnnyRays— 14½-17½                      Moore said. “Then they had the             fuse on a 9-0 Warhawk run to wrap
Phelps— 12½-23½                          momentum going their way and we            up the half. Larson’s 3-pointer from               The teams traded threes in the         away. Tuttle’s post-up basket with         were pretty special as far as bringing
   Alyssa Sealman- 203                   just couldn’t get it done.”                the left wing as time expired made              first two minutes of the fourth, with      3:38 left made it a four-point game        younger kids along with them. You
   Chelsea Hulne- 240                        It all added up to pandemonium         it 27-19 and sent West Fork to the              Lance Welsh hitting for Dike-New          and a pair of Winfrey charity tosses       hope you get that every year, but it
                                         at a Cedar Falls High School               locker room with the momentum it                Hartford and Nate Plagge for West         cut it to two before Winfrey’s tying       doesn’t come along that often.
   Teresa Appel- 553, 664
                                         gymnasium that was sold out nearly         needed.                                         Fork. Tuttle’s second-chance bucket       and Hubka’s go-ahead buckets.              Dike-NH           15 12 11 7 –            45
   JohnnyRays- 651, 846, 1812                                                          “That was definitely big,” Tuttle             pulled the Warhawks within three,         Winfrey hit 3-of-4 free throws in the      West orkF          5 14 14 18 –           51
   Lone Tree- 2419                       30 minutes before the opening tip.                                                                                                                                                  Dike-New Hartford (45) – Eric Joblinske
                                         Sound levels reached deafening             said. “We went into the locker room             41-38, before two straight Welsh          final minute to seal the victory.           6 2-2 14; Josh Rekers 3 0-0 7; Daniel Schmitz
                                         proportions as the second-ranked           jumping up and down screaming —                 baskets built the Wolverine lead             “We were stuck on 45 for quite          2 0-0 4; Sean Morgan 3 2-2 8; Lance Welsh 5
             Commercial                                                             it was crazy. I knew we were going              back to seven, prompting Nelson to        awhile,” Moore said.                       0-0 11; Carson Parker 0 1-2 1; Byron Fritch
                                         Warhawks made their fourth-quarter
3-D Construction— 196½-133½                                                         to come out after halftime ready to             use a timeout.                               West Fork is seeded second for          0 0-0 0; Si Eiklenborg 0 0-0 0. Totals 19 5-6
                                         rally.                                                                                                                                                                          45.
Hook Family Farm— 183-147                    “It’s a big relief (to make state),”   roll.”                                             Nelson’s final adjustment took          the state tournament and will play             West Fork (51) – Tyler Larson 5 1-4 13;
Van Wert Inc.— 165½-164½                 Tuttle said. “After we lost to Wapsie         West Fork cut the Dike-New                   away Welsh and everything else            seventh-seeded Fort Dodge St.              Seth Tuttle 6 9-12 22; Jace Winfrey 1 7-8 9;
Crystal Bowl— 156-174                    Valley last year we really worked          Hartford lead to six in the first minute         Dike-New Hartford was trying to           Edmond next Wednesday (March               Payton Plagge 0 0-2 0; Nate Plagge 1 0-0 3;
Wieland & Sons—144½-185½                 extremely hard this summer. It’s           of the third Stanza before Joblinske            do.                                       8) at 12:05 p.m. at the Wells Fargo        Hunter Clausen 0 0-0 0; Ryan Gossweiler 0
                                                                                                                                                                                                                         0-0 0; Jordan Hubka 2 0-0 4; Sam Siefken 0
Crop Production Serv.—144½-185½          unbelievable — I have no words for         found a weak spot in the Warhawk                   “We got in a little foul trouble       Arena in Des Moines.                       0-0 0. Totals 15 17-26 51.
   Curt Stahl- 635, 230                  it.”                                       defense, scoring eight of his team-             there and offensively that kind of           Moore reflected on a senior-                 3-point goals: Dike-New Hartford 2
   Bob Getting- 604, 244                     Emotions were much more                high 14 points over the next two                changes things for us, and then           dominated team that won its first           (Rekers, Welsh), West Fork 4 (Larson 2,
                                         subdued for a Wolverine team that          minutes to build the Wolverine lead             coming out and maybe not attacking        NICL West title in more than a             Tuttle, N. Plagge). Rebounds: Dike-New
   Jeff Havens- 580, 217                                                                                                                                                                                                 Hartford 24 (Joblinske 7), West Fork 26
                                         was attempting to reach the state          back to 10, 35-25. The lead reached             the basket the way we needed to in        decade.
   Ken Bonk- 562                                                                                                                                                                                                         (Tuttle 10). Assists: Dike-New Hartford 14
                                         tournament for the first time since         11 on a Carson Parker free throw                that second part of the fourth quarter       “This is a group of kids that get       (Joblinske 5), West Fork 9 (Tuttle 4). Steals:
   Dave Hummel- 558, 214                                                            when Larson hit another crucial three           (hurt us),” Moore said. “A lot of it      along so well together, and these
   Justin Beenken- 557, 205              2000 and the second time in school                                                                                                                                              Dike-New Hartford 7 (Joblinske 2, Welsh 2),
                                         history. D-NH has lost in the substate     to spark another West Fork run, this            was because of the defense they           seniors have made it a family on the       West Fork 11 (Tuttle 5).
   Judd Lyons- 552                                                                  one cutting the D-NH lead to five,               were playing.”                            basketball team,” Moore said. “You             Fouled out: None. Total fouls: Dike-New
                                         round three times in the last six
   Steve Schmitt- 547, 208                                                          38-33 entering the final stanza.                    Meanwhile, West Fork chipped           don’t get that every year. These kids      Hartford 20, West Fork 10. Technical foul:
                                         years.                                                                                                                                                                          Morgan.

Eight Cougars, five Spartans earn all-NICL West honors
    Ninteen local basketball players     (104 of 142). Frisch became Grundy
have been named to North Iowa Ce-        Center’s go-to player in the second         North Iowa Cedar League West Division                                                     North Iowa Cedar League West Division
dar League West Division teams an-       half of the year as the Spartans won                          All-Conference Boys’ Basketball                                                            All-Conference Boys’ Basketball
nounced this week.                       11 of their final 14 games on their
    Eight AGWSR Cougars, six             way to a regional final berth. She av-                                            First Team                                                                               First Team
Gladbrook-Reinbeck Rebels and five        eraged a team-high 13.2 points per                                Team                     Ht.            Yr.    PPG      RBpg                             Team                     Ht.       Yr.        PPG       RBpg
Grundy Center Spartans were named        game while ranking second on the           Josh Bagley            AGWSR                    5-9           Soph.   13.2      3.0       Lauren Bengen         Gladbrook-Reinbeck       5-8       Sr.        18.5       4.0
to the teams, which were selected by     team in rebounds and steals.               Parker Bolt            Gladbrook-Reinbeck       6-3            Jr.    16.5      5.5       Sarah Frisch          Grundy Center           5-11       Jr.        13.3       6.5
                                                                                     Tanner Heikens        AGWSR                    6-3            Sr.    12.0      8.5       Megan Pieters         AGWSR                    6-1       Sr.        15.0      10.8
conference coaches.                          AGWSR led local squads with            Jordan Mills           AGWSR                    5-8            Sr.    13.2      2.0       Molly Underwood       West Marshall            5-6       Sr.        11.6       4.9
    AGWSR senior Megan Pieters           three first-team picks. Seniors Jor-         Dalton Ferch          West Marshall           5-10            Jr.     12        4        Alexa Hotopp          West Marshall            6-0       Sr.        12.8       7.9
was named the league’s Girls’ Out-       dan Mills and Tanner Heikens and           Michael Newton         West Marshall            6-6            Jr.    17.2      6.5       Tara Gray             East Marshall           5-11       Sr.        17.1       9.1
standing Player after leading the        sophomore Josh Bagley combined             Luke Erbes             BCLUW                    6-6            Sr.    11.9      7.3       Courtney Amundson     BCLUW                              Jr.        16.3       3.0
                                                                                                                         Second Team                                                                              Second Team
Cougars to the division title. She av-   for 37.4 points per game, with Mills                              Team                     Ht.            Yr.    PPG      RBpg                             Team                     Ht.       Yr.        PPG       RBpg
eraged 15 points and 10.8 rebounds       scoring 12.6 and both Bagley and           Jordan Curren          Grundy Center            6-1            Sr.    12.2       5.0      Samantha Heitland     AGWSR                   5-10       Sr.         9.0       6.3
per game while shooting 55 percent       Heikens 12.4. Heikens pulled down          Logan Peterson         Gladbrook-Reinbeck       5-9            Sr.     7.2   3 ast/game   Heather Hook          Grundy Center            6-0      Soph.       12.4       7.0
from the field. She pulled down           a team-high 170 rebounds and dished         Duncan Ferch          West Marshall            6-2            Fr.     6.1       5.0      Jani Lippert          AGWSR                    5-8       Sr.         8.7       3.7
86 offensive rebounds and had 57         out a team-leading 75 assists while        Luke Wilson            East Marshall            6-1            Sr.     8.7       3.2      Paige Thompson        Gladbrook-Reinbeck       5-6       Jr.        11.3    136 assists
                                                                                    Jay Welp               BCLUW                    6-2            Sr.     9.4       9.6      McKenzie Shipley      West Marshall            5-8       Jr.        10.3       4.2
blocked shots.                           Bagley ranked on the team in assists       Andrew Stone           South Hardin             6-6            Jr.    11.9       7.8      Abby Nuese            East Marshall            5-9       Jr.        12.7       5.0
    Also honored was Cougar Coach        and Mills second in steals.                Dayton Balvanz         South Hardin             6-4            Jr.    11.6       6.3      McKenzie Heue         South Hardin             5-6       Sr.         7.0       7.0
Bruce Dall as Coach of the Year.             Gladbrook-Reinbeck’s       Parker
    Other area first-team girls’ selec-   Bolt ranked second in the confer-                                        Area Honorable Mention                                                                   Area Honorable Mention
                                                                                                           Team                    Ht.        Yr.       PPG        RBpg                             Team                    Ht.        Yr.  PPG             RBpg
tions included Grundy Center junior      ence with 16.6 points per game. He         Austin Appel           Grundy Center           6-2        Sr.        9.6        5.4       Addi Kickbush         Gladbrook-Reinbeck      5-8        Jr.  11.7             3.0
Sarah Frisch and Gladbrook-Rein-         ranked fourth in the conference with       Nick Frazier           AGWSR                   6-3        Sr.        7.0        6.1       Samantha Myers        Grundy Center          5-11      Soph.   9.0             5.6
beck senior Lauren Bengen.               37 blocked shots this year.                Jacob Smoldt           Gladbrook-Reinbeck      6-0      Soph.        9.0        5.0       Shelby Weichers       AGWSR                   5-7        Sr.   4.6             2.9
    Both led turnarounds for teams           Grundy Center senior Jordan                               Coach of the Year — David Shipley, West Marshall                                             Coach of the Year — Bruce Dall, AGWSR
that finished near the bottom of the      Curren was a second-team pick after                           Outstanding Player — Dalton Ferch, West Marshall                                           Outstanding Player — Megan Pieters, AGWSR
league a year ago. Bengen led the        scoring a team-high 12.2 points per
league with 18.5 points per game,        game.
keying a Rebel team that ranked              West Marshall Coach David
second in the state in scoring. She
drained 41 3-pointers and shot 73
                                         Shipley was named Coach of the
                                         Year and while WM’s Dalton Ferch
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