Archive for July, 2011

  • Obituary
    July 21, 2011

    Donnie “Bullet” Ensminger, 70, of Mt. Pleasant, IA died unexpectedly on Monday, July 18, 2011, at the Henry County Health Center. Visitation will begin after 12:00 noon on Friday, July […]

  • Accident Near Riverside
    July 21, 2011

    An accident between a motorcycle and a tractor pulling a baler remains under investigation by the Iowa State Patrol. Wednesday at about 3:30 pm Larry Tenor of Riverside was driving […]

  • Document and report cattle death losses from heat
    July 21, 2011

    Stifling heat that has lingered over Iowa the past five days is leading to reports of cattle death losses across the state. “In some cases, producers have reported just one […]

  • Sports July 21, 2011
    July 21, 2011

    Two S. E. Iowa teams will be playing semi final games today at the IGHSAU State Softball championships in Ft. Dodge. In class 2A West Burlington-Notre Dame will tangle with […]

  • And You Think This Summer is Hot!
    July 20, 2011

    (KILJ Thanks Gail Ingmanson Smith for Sharing this with us!) Submitted by Gail Ingmanson Smith. My father, Philip Ingmanson lived his entire life on a farm east of Swedesburg and […]

  • Sports July 20, 2011
    July 20, 2011

    Burlington advances to the semi finals of the class 4A girls summer state softball championships in Ft. Dodge after beating Des Moines Lincoln3-2. #6 Grayhounds now play #9 Ankeny tomorrow […]

  • Homecoming Scheduled for Local National Guard Soldiers
    July 20, 2011

    Thursday, July 21-Mt. Pleasant, Keokuk, Johnston, and Sioux City Community homecoming ceremonies for Iowa Army National Guard units mobilized as part of Operation Enduring Freedom will be held on Thursday, […]

  • Annual Republican Hog Roast
    July 19, 2011

    The Republican Central Committee of Henry County will hold its annual fundraiser on July 25 at the Mount Pleasant Golf and Country Club at 6:00 pm. Special guests at the […]

  • NORTHEY COMMENTS ON IOWA CROPS AND WEATHER REPORT
    July 19, 2011

    Iowa Secretary of Agriculture Bill Northey today commented on the Iowa Crops and Weather report released by the USDA National Agricultural Statistical Service. The report is released weekly from April […]