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  • Richard H. Meckley

    Richard H. Meckley, 85, of Bonita Springs, Fla., formerly of Baxter, died Saturday, Nov. 15, 2014, at North Naples Hospital in Naples, Fla. A memorial ...
    Nov. 20, 2014 - 11:03 am
  • Robert Wayne Myers

    Robert Wayne Myers, 75, of Monroe, died Tuesday, Nov. 18, 2014, at Iowa Methodist Medical Center in Des Moines. There will be a private family funeral ...
    Nov. 19, 2014 - 10:24 am
  • Police Blotter

    Newton Police Department• Joshua L. Wielard, 25, of Grinnell, was arrested on two warrants for posse ...
    Nov. 19, 2014 - 10:23 am
  • Addison Kathryn March

    David March and Elizabeth Lee, of Loveland, Colo., are pleased to announce the birth of their daughter, Addison Kathryn, born Oct. 2, 2014, at the Med ...
    Nov. 18, 2014 - 10:50 am
  • Police Blotter

    Newton Police Department• Candice M. Myers, 44, of Cedar Rapids, is charged with driving while licen ...
    Nov. 18, 2014 - 10:51 am
  • Emily Latch

    Emily Lee Latch, 80, of State Center, passed away with family by her side on Saturday, Nov. 15, 2014, at the Israel Family Hospice House in Ames.
    Nov. 18, 2014 - 11:23 am
  • Rae Jean Allspach

    Rae Jean Allspach, 59, of Kellogg, died Friday, Nov. 14, 2014, at the University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics in Iowa City. A celebration of Rae’s li ...
    Nov. 18, 2014 - 11:23 am
  • Miriam M. Pieper

    Miriam Marie Pieper, 99, of Newton, the daughter of Ivan James and Goldie Mae (Fleenor) Buckley, was born Nov. 16, 1915, in rural Jasper County. She a ...
    Nov. 17, 2014 - 11:52 am
  • Robert Rouse

    Robert Rouse, 80, of Baxter, died Thursday, Nov. 13, 2014, at the Baxter Care Center. Visitation was Sunday at Bethany United Church of Christ in rura ...
    Nov. 17, 2014 - 11:52 am
  • Jeannie Breen

    Jeanie (Schuring) Breen, 93, of Pella, died Friday afternoon, Nov. 14, 2014, at the West Ridge Nursing Center in Knoxville.
    Nov. 17, 2014 - 11:05 am
  • Jeanne Kanis

    Jeanne W. (Elbers) Kanis, 82, died Saturday, Nov. 15, 2014, at her residence in Pella.A funeral serv ...
    Nov. 17, 2014 - 11:04 am
  • Marvin Schippers

    Marvin G. Schippers, 84, of Pella, died Friday, Nov. 14, 2014, at Mercy Medical Center in Des Moines.
    Nov. 17, 2014 - 11:05 am
  • Police Blotter

    Newton Police Department• Ford C. Thompson, 62, of Newton, is charged with unsafe backing on a roadw ...
    Nov. 14, 2014 - 11:16 am
  • Leonard Barton

    Leonard William Barton died at his home on Nov. 8, 2014.Leonard was born on Jan. 24, 1933, to Hannah ...
    Nov. 14, 2014 - 11:14 am
  • Karen L. Moore

    Karen Lee Moore, the daughter of Charles William and Genevie Marie (Varner) Larrison, was born May 16, 1938, in Newton. She graduated from Newton Seni ...
    Nov. 14, 2014 - 12:04 pm
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