• Annual Fly-in Breakfast held Sunday

    Annual Fly-in Breakfast held Sunday

  • Belden Q125

    Belden Q125

    BELDEN — The community of Belden was packed with people Aug. 15-16 as people came back to their old stomping grounds or just showed up to check out the excitement and help the community celebrate its 125th birthday.    

  • Howey faces long road to recovery after accident

    Howey faces long road to recovery after accident

    OMAHA — A Hartington native is now out of intensive care following a deadly Aug. 16 accident near Omaha. Paul Howey, a 1994 Cedar Catholic graduate and the son of Gary and Cindy Howey, was in the intensive care unit at CHI Health Creighton University Medical Center, Omaha. until Saturday when he was moved to a regular room. Check out…

  • Obituary — LeRoy Bring

    Obituary — LeRoy Bring

    Norfolk — LeRoy Bring, 79, Norfolk, died Aug. 20, 2015, at Faith Regional Health Services, Norfolk. Visitation was Aug. 24 at Stonacek Funeral Chapel, Norfolk. Services were Aug.  25 at First United Methodist Church, Norfolk, with the Rev. Dustin Petz officiating and military rites provided by American Legion Post 149, Belden, United States Navy Honors Guard. Burial and graveside services…

  • Obituary — Gerald T. “Jerry” Peitz

    Obituary — Gerald T. “Jerry” Peitz

    RICHLAND, Wash. — Gerald T. “Jerry” Peitz, 64, son of Vera Peitz, Hartington, and the late Alphonse Peitz, died of cancer May 30, 2015, in Richland, Wash. Memorial services will be held at noon, Aug. 30, at St. Michael’s Cemetery, Hartington, with Fr. Jeff Loseke officiating. Military honors will be provided by the Hartington VFW Post #5283. A luncheon will…

  • Obituary — Marvin A. Wickett

    Obituary — Marvin A. Wickett

    Laurel — Marvin A. Wickett, 89, Laurel, died Dec. 5, 1925, at Hillcrest Care Center, Laurel. Visitation was Aug. 19 at United Methodist Church, Laurel. Funeral services were Aug. 20 at United Methodist Church Laurel, with Rev. Jaime Farias officiating. Active pallbearers were Don Wickett, Frank Wickett, Joe McCoy, Tim Bloom, Rocky Mohr, Christopher Wickett, and Tyler Nixon. Interment was…

  • Obituary — Frank J. Potts

    Obituary — Frank J. Potts

    CROFTON — Frank J. Potts, 52, Crofton, died Aug. 18, 2015, at the Cedar County Jail facility, Hartington. Visitation and a vigil service were Aug. 20, and continued Saturday at church, one hour prior to services. Mass of Christian Burial was Aug. 22 at St. Rose of Lima Catholic Church, Crofton, with the Rev. Michael Schmitz officiating. Burial was at…

  • Obituary — Mary Ann (Schulte) Blatchford

    Obituary — Mary Ann (Schulte) Blatchford

    YORK — Mary Ann (Schulte) Blatchford, 85, York, died Aug. 22, 2015, with family by her side, after a short battle with cancer. Visitation with family will be 1-8 p.m., Aug. 26, at Metz Chapel, York, with a Rosary at 6:30 p.m. Family will greet friends at the conclusion of the Rosary Service. A Mass of Christian Burial is scheduled…