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March 4, 2018
Laura Beard , Reinbeck Courier


MARCH 6, 2008

Grundy Co. Sheriff Rick Penning seeks re-election.

Todd Peterson of PCI, is elected President for 2008 for the Associated General Contractors.

Over 100 quilts donated at the 9th annual Cedar Valley Hospice quilt-a-thon.

Edna Morrow, 96, died Feb. 25 at Parkview Manor.

Grundy Co. Heritage Museum annual open house to be held March 16.

Dr. Douglas Cooper and Chris Wiedman, MPT, DPT expand services in the orthopedic and sports medicine departments.


MARCH 1998

Russ & Kenny Greiner received the Soybean Growers Awards on Feb. 5 in Ames.

Lincoln Savings Bank makes $20,000 contribution to the Grundy County Conservation office to Kevin Williams.

Elizabeth DeVries, 54, died at Covenant Medical Center.

Doris Beichley, 78, died Feb. 24 at Marshalltown Medical Center.

Iola Adams, 88, died Feb. 27 at Covenant Medical Center.

Ryan Busch, 47, Gladbrook, died at Covenant Medical Center.

Katherine Lawyer, 86, died in Florida on Feb. 5.

Elwood Fink, 84, Reinbeck, died March 1 at Covenant Medical Center.

Marion Sievers, 80, Gladbrook, died Feb. 28 at Marshalltown Medical Center.

Mr. & Mrs. Tim Billerbeck of West Saint Paul, Minn. are parents of a daughter born Feb. 9.


MARCH 10, 1988

Mr. & Mrs. Mike DeLaHunt are parents of a daughter born on March 3.

Mr. & Mrs. Emery Shutters are parents of a daughter born March 2.

Jane Dixon & Robert Clark were married Jan. 16.

Mr. & Mrs. Galt Turner, Gladbrook, will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary on March 12.

Mr. & Mrs. Donald Ehrig, Dinsdale, will celebrate their 40th wedding anniversary on March 14.

Maurice Mitchell, 85, died March 3.

Jane Neil, 71, Waterloo, died March 3.


MARCH 15, 1978

Mr. & Mrs. James Bowen, Hawarden, are parents of a son born March 2.

A leak of L.P. gas has been blamed for a fire at the Collin Randall farm six miles west of Reinbeck. The fire destroyed about 200 pigs and caused extensive damage to a farrowing house equipped with a pig nursery.

Funeral services held for Lisa Strohbehn, 88, Reinbeck, were held on March 16.

Mr. & Mrs. Gordon Mennenga, LaCrosse, Wisc., are parents of a daughter born March 7.

Teresa Corwin and Rod Ragsdale were married March 4.

A two-vehicle accident on March 10 due to dense fog, resulted in extensive damage to an auto driven by Kendall Harms of Reinbeck and a bread truck driven by Garry Miller of Waterloo. Harms and his passenger Alan Hinders both received minor injuries.

Jeanne Brown & Eldon Hoeppner were married in Las Vegas on Feb. 26.

Mr. & Mrs. Keith Wilson, Cedar Falls, are parents of a son born March 9.

A four year legal battle between Oakleaf Country Club and Reinbeck Farms and Harold K. Wilson of Grundy Center has been scheduled for trial in Grundy Co. District Court on June 18.


MARCH 14, 1968

Ernie's Super Valu was robbed early Sunday a.m. of about $900.

Reinbeck has cut down 31 elm trees many with Dutch Elm Disease and other hazards because of size.

Mr. & Mrs. Phil Lauterbach are parents of a son born March 5.

Karen Clark & Gordon Weichers were married Feb. 29.

Rev. Father John Graham has been assigned to serve St. Michael's in Belle Plaine, Iowa.



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