• Fire fighters called to Hartington house

    Fire fighters called to Hartington house

    HARTINGTON — The Hartington Volunteer Fire Dept. was called out Saturday afternoon to a house fire. The fire fighters were called to the Bruce and Sue Reifenrath house when fire alarms were heard going off in the house. The house was filled with smoke, so local firemen worked to find the source of the smoke.        

  • Record numbers turn out for Poultry Show

    Record numbers turn out for Poultry Show

    HARTINGTON — A record number of 4-H youth signed up for this year’s Cedar County Fair Poultry Show. Check out the photo gallery for photo updates

  • Dairy Show

    Dairy Show

    HARTINGTON — Cedar County 4-Hers and FFA members turned out in force for Thursday’s Cedar County Fair Beef Show

  • Horse Show

    Horse Show

    HARTINGTON — This year’s Cedar County Fair Horse Show was moved up a day to accommodate a full Fair Schedule. The annual 4-H and FFA show featured several events and riders and horses from around the county.    

  • It’s Fair Time

    It’s Fair Time

    HARTINGTON — The Cedar County Fair got underway this week. This year’s Fair got underway Wednesday with the 4-H and FFA Horse Show in the morning and the Cedar County Talent Show in the evening. Fair-goers were greeted by some great weather and even better family entertainment on Wednesday. Cedar County News photographers were out in force covering the event.

  • Area girls learn fashion, friendship

    Area girls learn fashion, friendship

      HARTINGTON —  Eight years ago four local girls from different schools started out with two pieces of material and a needle and thread in their quest to learn to sew. It was 4-H that brought these girls together during competition and life skills education that helped weave friendships to sustain them while learning about the world around them. Thursday,

  • Obituary – Marilyn Jean Hahne

    Obituary – Marilyn Jean Hahne

      COLERIDGE — Marilyn Jean Hahne, 81, Coleridge, died July 12, 2014, at her residence. Visitation and a prayer service were Tuesday at Immanuel Lutheran Church, Coleridge, and will continue Wednesday one hour prior to services. Funeral Services will be July 16, at 2 p.m., at the Immanuel Lutheran Church, Coleridge, with the Rev. Debra Valentine officiating. Burial will be

  • Obituary – Larry Folkers

    Obituary – Larry Folkers

        HARTINGTON — Larry Folkers, 76, Hartington, died July 13, 2014, at Avera Sacred Heart Hospital,Yankton, S.D. A gathering of family and friends will be held July 17, at the Wintz Funeral Home, Hartington, from 2-4 p.m. A private burial of his cremated remains will be at the Hartington City Cemetery. Larry wanted everyone to remember him as he

  • Obituary – Gerri Lynn Pinkelman

    Obituary – Gerri Lynn Pinkelman

      WYNOT — Gerri Lynn Pinkelman, 54, Wynot, died at her residence July 12, 2014, following a battle with cancer. Visitation and a Vigil service were July 15 at Holy Family (Sacred Heart) Catholic Church, Wynot, and will continue Wednesday one hour prior to services. Mass of Christian Burial will be July 16, at 10:30 a.m., at Holy Family (Sacred