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YEAR IN REVIEW: Church rebuilds after fire
Options aplenty for ringing in 2015
Driver's license? There's an app for that in Iowa
'Book Your Winter Getaway' at the public library
Pipestone museum to be free on Saturdays
Les Knutson: Jirele follows Pater to run for Mount Marty
High school holiday tournament basketball: J-W-P girls, Ellsworth boys prevail
Boys basketball: Get ready for another Holiday Classic
Holiday basketball: Kirk, Smith pace T-M-B
High school basketball: Fulda girls must make necessary readjustments
Column: When families pay a price
Column: Cuba Derangement Syndrome
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Column: Inglorious hackers, or 'Revenge of the Nerd'
Column: Holiday chores made special again by visit from mom
William J. De Kruif
Lois Ann Lorenzen
Floating tribue: Son's likeness featured on entry in Tournament of Roses Parade
Column: A few Christmases to be remembered from long ago
Looking Back: 1989 -- Hadley man named state's top cattleman
Religion briefs: Dec. 24
Column: If Worthington builds it, they sure would come
Out and About
Julius 90th birthday
Probst 80th birthday
School Board Minutes for November
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November 20, 2014
Warming hearts, filling bellies
SIBLEY, Iowa — The Sibley-Ocheyedan school district has begun a new backpack program, “Care E. Out,” to help students who may not have their nutritional needs met at home. The plan, launched earlier this month, provides students in need with a bag of both perishable and...
November 20, 2014 - 8:38pm
September 30, 2013
Paulette Bass of Worthington holds her great-grandson, Hudson Feldick. Also pictured are (from left) Hudson’s great-great-grandfather, Ernie Gerdes of Worthington; grandpa, Scott Bass, Sioux Falls, S.D.; and father, Blayk Feldick, also of Sioux Falls.
September 30, 2013 - 9:40am
May 15, 2012
Gerdes 90th birthday
Ernie Gerdes will celebrate his 90th birthday with an open house from 2 to 4 p.m. Saturday at Max 493, 1303 Oxford St., Worthington. The event will be hosted by his children.
celebrations / birthdays
May 15, 2012 - 12:00am
August 9, 2011
Gerdes 90th birthdays
Clayton Isder and Aletha Gerdes Isder will celebrate their 80th birthdays with an open house from 3 to 5 p.m. Saturday at the American Legion Hall, Fulda. Let your presence be your gift.
August 9, 2011 - 12:00am
December 7, 2010
Gerdes 65th anniversary
Bennie and Verla Gerdes, Worthington, recently celebrated their 65th wedding anniversary with their family. They were married Nov. 27, 1945. They have four children, Marvene (Daniel) Dettman, Worthington, Vonda (Butch) Niemann, Prior Lake, Loren (Nancy) Gerdes, Surprise, Ariz.,...
December 7, 2010 - 12:00am
November 9, 2010
Gerdes 50th anniversary
Elden and Audry Gerdes, Fulda, will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary with an open house from 2 to 5 p.m. Saturday at the First Baptist Church, 1000 Linda Lane, Worthington. They were married Nov. 27, 1960, in Luverne. The event will be hosted by their children and grandchildren....
November 9, 2010 - 12:00am
September 19, 2008
Gerdes farm had one of the biggest barns around
MOUNTAIN LAKE -- Marvin and Yvonne Gerdes recently bought a house in town, but they plan only to spend winters there, returning to the farm they've called home for most of their lives during the warmer weather months. "If it weren't for the Minnesota winters," Marv lamented....
September 19, 2008 - 12:00am
June 25, 2008
Services: Harry Gerdes
Harry Gerdes, 58, of Spirit Lake, Iowa, died Sunday, June 22, 2008, at Mercy Hospital, Coon Rapids. Visitation will be from 5 to 7 p.m. Thursday at the Fireside Room of Bethlehem Lutheran Church, Lakefield, and from 10 to 11 a.m. Friday at Bethlehem Lutheran Church. The service...
June 25, 2008 - 12:00am
June 10, 2008
Obituary: Erwin Walter Gerdes
Erwin Walter Gerdes, the son of George T. and GeSena Buss Gerdes, was born on August 10, 1934, in Fulda, MN.
June 10, 2008 - 12:00am
June 4, 2008
Services: Erwin Gerdes
Erwin Walter Gerdes, 73, of Fulda, died Tuesday, May 20, 2008, at Sunset Cottage, Worthington. Surviving are his wife, Normajean Gerdes; and three brothers, Harold (Diane) Gerdes, Elden (Audry) Gerdes, and Vernon (Carole) Gerdes, all of Fulda. The service will be 11 a.m....
June 4, 2008 - 12:00am
May 24, 2008
Services: Erwin W. Gerdes
Erwin W. Gerdes, 73, of Fulda, died Tuesday, May 20, 2008, at Sunset Hospice Cottage, Worthington. A memorial service will be 11 a.m. June 7, at Benson Funeral Home, Worthington, with the Rev. Kristi Mitchell officiating. Burial of cremains will be in Immanuel American Lutheran Cemetery,...
May 24, 2008 - 12:00am
May 21, 2008
Death Notice: Erwin W. Gerdes
Erwin W. Gerdes, 73, of Fulda, died Tuesday, May 20, 2008, at the Sunset Hospice Cottage, Worthington. Arrangements are pending at Benson Funeral Home, Worthington.
May 21, 2008 - 12:00am