Lawrence Hoffmann of Glidden

Lawrence Hoffmann, age 64, of Glidden, died Saturday, March 11, 2023 at his home in Glidden surrounded by his family. Mass of the Christian Burial will be celebrated at 10:30 a.m. Friday, March 17, 2023 at St.

Iowa Unemployment Report Shows Slight Decrease To Begin 2023


Iowa Workforce Development (IWD) released the state’s January unemployment figures this (Monday) morning, which shows the state opened 2023 with a slight decrease in joblessness. Iowa’s rate declined to 3.0 percent in January from 3.1 percent in

Organizers Release Full 2023 RAGBRAI Route

Organizers have released the full route for the 2023 RAGBRAI ride this summer, including an overnight stop in Carroll and pass-throughs for seven other local communities. More than 20,000 riders will depart from Storm Lake on the

Barbara Ann Toyne of Glidden, formerly of Lake City

Barb Toyne, age 91, passed away peacefully at her home in rural Ralston Friday evening, March 10, following a long illness. Barbara Ann Toyne was born October 26, 1931, to parents Frank and Ruth Brownell of Lake

Gladys Rickers of Arcadia


Visitation will be held on Saturday, April 1, 2023 at Zion Lutheran Church in Arcadia from 12:30 – 1:45 P.M. prior to the funeral service.  Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. on Saturday, April 1, 2023, at