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Iowa State Tailgate Tour stops in Sioux City

SIOUX CITY – The questions have certainly changed for Matt Campbell pretty quickly. Coming off an 8-5 season and a victory over Memphis in the Liberty Bowl, the Iowa State football coach is no longer talking about how he needs to turn a program around ... More Info...

How the Iowa anti-abortion bill eyes Roe v Wade - and the supreme court

this bill will never see the light of day in Iowa,” said Iowa state senator Rick Bertrand, who supported the bill. Bertrand is a builder from rural Sioux City in Iowa’s north-west corner. “This bill was about taking another shot at Roe v Wade.” More Info...

Gubernatorial candidate stops in Sioux City

Monday night he will speak at a fundraiser in Sioux City. Monday afternoon, Norris stopped by the Woodbury County Democratic Party office to talk about his campaign. He says he's going across Iowa to discuss "Iowa's Future." Norris says his focus is on ... More Info...

Case of Sioux City man accused of ISU dorm sexual assault dismissed

Charges against a Sioux City man accused of sexually assaulting a woman in an Iowa State University dorm room in September 2017 has been dismissed after Story County Attorney Jessica Reynolds said her office determined there wasn’t enough evidence to ... More Info...

25 Years Ago: 232 wreckage finally leaves Sioux City

Business award: Elmer K. Hansen, president of North American Manufacturing Co. of Sioux City, has been named Iowa “Small Businessman of the Year” by the Small Business Administration. Hansen, who fed 600 hogs and 100 cattle on his Nebraska farm ... More Info...

Sioux City unlikely to reactivate traffic cameras in wake of Iowa high court rul

SIOUX CITY -- A recent Iowa Supreme Court ruling that the state's Department of Transportation cannot force cities to shut off traffic enforcement cameras means Sioux City likely will have the go-ahead to activate its cameras at will. But city officials ... More Info...

Iowa baseball gets No. 6 seed in Big Ten tournament after sweeping Penn State

IOWA CITY — Fun with numbers ... run single in a five-run second inning in what was likely his final game at Banks Field. The junior from Sioux City is expected to be picked somewhere in the top five or six rounds of the upcoming Major League Baseball ... More Info...

Pitbull performing in Iowa on June 22

SIOUX CITY -- Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Sioux City announced Wednesday that global music icon Pitbull will be performing at Battery Park on June 22. “Mr. Worldwide,” Armando Christian Perez, has sold more than five million albums and 60 million singles ... More Info...

Northwest Iowa teen helps church fill vacancies

Unlike some graduating seniors who leave the area, Stratton plans to continue living at home while attending Western Iowa Tech Community College in Sioux City. He’ll do that for a year, so he can finish his deacon term in January, before leaving for ... More Info...

Paratech University makes a stop in Sioux City

Sioux City Fire Rescue along with the Iowa Task Force 1 - Urban Search and Rescue Team are putting on the training. "It's important to keep up on the latest and greatest that's out there," said Capt. Gerry Bennett, Sioux City Fire Rescue, "They're making ... More Info...


Soybean Planting Pace Well Above Average

Soybean Planting Pace Well Above Average More Info...

The landscape of the food industry is changing.

The landscape of the food industry is changing. More Info...

As the market continues to decline into the teens and breakevens dippi

As the market continues to decline into the teens and breakevens dipping into the red, the feeder will have some tough marketing decisions to make over the next few weeks.   More Info...

AgLaunch and the Tennessee Department of Agriculture announce the firs

AgLaunch and the Tennessee Department of Agriculture announce the first seven farmer-led projects connecting farmers with pre-commercial technology More Info...

The Secret Life of Corn

Following record crops and record grain stocks, farmers are finding new ways to use corn. Ethanol and animal feed seem to be old hat, making way for new uses such as shoes, car cushions and moisturizers. More Info...

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To better serve our readers in the future, we’d really appreciate feedback from you, our reader. Please take a short survey, and you’ll be entered for a chance to win one of three Farm Journal Bluetooth speakers. More Info...

While the agreement with China isn’t signed, Ross says the U.S. will d

While the agreement with China isn’t signed, Ross says the U.S. will drop its tariff threats against China, opening the door for more ag exports to China. That positive rhetoric helped fuel commodity markets Monday. More Info...

The FBI took particular interest in whether feed ingredients present a

The FBI took particular interest in whether feed ingredients present a potential agroterrorism threat, More Info...

Two peach fruit flies were found in Palm Beach County, Fla., on succes

Two peach fruit flies were found in Palm Beach County, Fla., on successive days earlier this month, the second time the pest — which has dozens of fruit and vegetable host plants — has been found in the state. More Info...

4 Food Marketing Principles Can Rebuild Consumer Trust

Americans’ confidence in the food system has eroded over generations, and building it back will similarly take ongoing investment by all stakeholders. More Info...

Making sure that beef is has a seat at trade negotiations tables has b

Making sure that beef is has a seat at trade negotiations tables has been a focus of the National Cattlemen’s Beef Association (NCBA), along with labeling of “fake meat.” More Info...

With coverage on national TV shows including “The Chew” and “Good Morn

With coverage on national TV shows including “The Chew” and “Good Morning America,” Sunions tearless sweet onions boasts more than 1.2 billion media impressions in its first season. More Info...

Episode 1: Shifting Disease Pressure With More Soybean Acres

Episode 1: Shifting Disease Pressure With More Soybean Acres More Info...

Big California volume was contributing to low shipping point prices an

Big California volume was contributing to low shipping point prices and strong promotion opportunities for California strawberries in mid-May. More Info...

Marijuana is the latest cash crop as its been legalized in several sta

Marijuana is the latest cash crop as its been legalized in several states, causing new farms to sprout and grow. More Info...

Since the agreement isn’t signed, USDA leaders are vowing to take a ca

Since the agreement isn’t signed, USDA leaders are vowing to take a cautious approach, trying to not become “overly excited” or make predictions on what this trade deal could mean. More Info...

Beef researcher at West Texas A&M University pursues conventional and

Beef researcher at West Texas A&M University pursues conventional and unconventional improvements in beef quality. More Info...

The goal of a well-controlled ventilation system is to limit moisture

The goal of a well-controlled ventilation system is to limit moisture accumulation in the winter and heat rise in the summer, while maintaining an appropriate temperature and humidity level for pig health. More Info...

The U.S. has fallen behind in federal agriculture research and seed br

The U.S. has fallen behind in federal agriculture research and seed breeding investment: China has surpassed the country in spending since 2008. More Info...

Commodities were a big casualty of the escalating trade war between th

Commodities were a big casualty of the escalating trade war between the U.S. and China, but are now set to be a major beneficiary of Beijing’s pledge to import more American goods. More Info...

Not many months that go by without some outrageous pronouncements from

Not many months that go by without some outrageous pronouncements from ex-Beatle and self-anointed vegetarian guru Paul McCartney. But his latest comments are truly over-the-top. More Info...

President Donald Trump took to Twitter Monday morning to tout a weeken

President Donald Trump took to Twitter Monday morning to tout a weekend truce in the building trade war with China. More Info...

It’s easy to think suicide’s nasty grip will never touch your family o

It’s easy to think suicide’s nasty grip will never touch your family or farm team. But, this tragic cause of death is on the rise—especially in rural areas.​ More Info...

Cheap Bearing Race Installation Tool

An inelegant but effective way to install bearings in housings. More Info...

The U.S. is still far apart from Mexico and Canada on a revised NAFTA

The U.S. is still far apart from Mexico and Canada on a revised NAFTA accord, and President Trump is more focused on reaching a good deal than an immediate one, Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin said. More Info...

The Idaho Potato Commission is seeking out spud lovers for a new consu

The Idaho Potato Commission is seeking out spud lovers for a new consumer contest. More Info...

Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin said Sunday that the United States a

Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin said Sunday that the United States and China are stepping back from a possible trade war after two days of talks that produced "meaningful progress." More Info...

Grain markets continue to be buoyed by trade negotiations with China,

Grain markets continue to be buoyed by trade negotiations with China, as well as by weather conditions and planting progress. More Info...

A new rabies test developed at the Centers for Disease Control and Pre

A new rabies test developed at the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) could mean people exposed to potentially rabid animals could forego the weeks-long regimen of shots to prevent the deadly disease. More Info...

Cattle supplies are on the rise with more cattle being placed in feedl

Cattle supplies are on the rise with more cattle being placed in feedlots leading to some discrepancies in the futures and cash market. More Info...

Playing Go With China

There is a complicated strategy game called Go which is played by an estimated 40 million people. It originated in China more than 2500 years ago. It has a larger board (standard grid is 19 x 19) than chess, and many more potential moves for each turn. The objective is to surround more territory tha [...] More Info...

Matt Campbell of FC Stone covered many of the moving parts of the grai

Matt Campbell of FC Stone covered many of the moving parts of the grain markets on Friday’s AgriTalk After the Bell with Chip Flory. Davis Michaelsen has markets and the Friday Farm Fuels and Fertilizer Report. More Info...

The National Watermelon Promotion Board is working with food media and

The National Watermelon Promotion Board is working with food media and editors with a simple message to consumers: watermelon is convenient and portable.​ More Info...

It's a Friday Free For All! Tyson Redpath of the Russell Group fills i

It's a Friday Free For All! Tyson Redpath of the Russell Group fills in for Jim Wiesemeyer as AgriTalk Host Chip Flory, Real Agriculture's Shaun Haney ,and Iowa Farmer Pam Johnson round out the cast. More Info...

Texas leaders want more screening and more guns to prevent more shootings

AUSTIN, Texas (Reuters) - Texas political leaders are considering installing airport-style security at public schools and screening students for mental health issues as alternatives to gun control to thwart a repeat of last week's deadly shooting at a Houston-area high school.

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Tesla's Musk admits Model 3 braking issue, promises fix

(Reuters) - Tesla Inc's Chief Executive Officer Elon Musk admitted late on Monday there was a braking issue with the Model 3 sedan, pointed out by Consumer Reports, and said it can be fixed with a firmware update that the electric car maker will be rolling out in a few days.

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Gender, guns, partisan infighting define state nominating contests

(Reuters) - Voters in several states are casting ballots on Tuesday for candidates who could make U.S. political history.

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From Burkina to Zimbabwe, U.S. aid cuts squeeze family planning services

OUAGADOUGOU (Reuters) - The Marie Stopes Ladies who drive from village to village in the remote north of Burkina Faso offering free contraception, advice on family planning, sexual health and sometimes abortion, may have to stop work in June.

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As U.S. shrinks refugee operations, new arrivals in Kansas town lose a lifeline

GARDEN CITY, Kansas (Reuters) - In his first whirlwind weeks in the United States, Wimber Htoo, 23, racked up a list of accomplishments. He learned to use the bus, applied for a social security card and obtained a state ID, all new experiences for Htoo, a member of the Karen minority who fled Myanmar as a teenager for a refugee camp in Thailand.

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China slashes auto import tariffs in boost to BMW, Tesla

SHANGHAI/BEIJING (Reuters) - China will steeply cut import tariffs for automobiles and car parts, opening up greater access to the world's largest auto market amid an easing of trade tensions with the United States.

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U.S. bolsters Asia ballistic missile defense as Trump-Kim summit nears

YOKOSUKA, Japan (Reuters) - The USS Milius, one of the U.S. Navy's most advanced guided missile destroyers, arrived in Japan on Tuesday to reinforce defenses against any ballistic missile attacks by North Korea, or anyone else in East Asia.

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Canada granting refugee status to fewer illegal border crossers

TORONTO (Reuters) - Canada is rejecting more refugee claims from people who crossed the border illegally as Prime Minister Justin Trudeau's government seeks to dissuade, block and turn back thousands more, according to new data obtained by Reuters.

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Robots fight weeds in challenge to agrochemical giants

YVERDON-LES-BAINS, Switzerland/CHICAGO (Reuters) - In a field of sugar beet in Switzerland, a solar-powered robot that looks like a table on wheels scans the rows of crops with its camera, identifies weeds and zaps them with jets of blue liquid from its mechanical tentacles.

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Ousted Malaysian government accused of covering up state fund scandal

KUALA LUMPUR (Reuters) - The government of ousted Malaysian Prime Minister Najib Razak deceived parliament over the finances of state fund 1MDB and suppressed an investigation by intimidating and purging anti-corruption agents, officials said on Tuesday.

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Texas leaders want more screening and more guns to prevent more shootings

AUSTIN, Texas (Reuters) - Texas political leaders are considering installing airport-style security at public schools and screening students for mental health issues as alternatives to gun control to thwart a repeat of last week's deadly shooting at a Houston-area high school.

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As U.S. shrinks refugee operations, new arrivals in Kansas town lose a lifeline

GARDEN CITY, Kansas (Reuters) - In his first whirlwind weeks in the United States, Wimber Htoo, 23, racked up a list of accomplishments. He learned to use the bus, applied for a social security card and obtained a state ID, all new experiences for Htoo, a member of the Karen minority who fled Myanmar as a teenager for a refugee camp in Thailand.

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Gender, guns, partisan infighting define state nominating contests

(Reuters) - Voters in several states are casting ballots on Tuesday for candidates who could make U.S. political history.

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Prodded by Trump, FBI to look into complaint about its 2016 tactics

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The Justice Department agreed on Monday to investigate "any irregularities" in FBI tactics related to President Donald Trump's 2016 campaign after Trump questioned whether an FBI informant had been planted into his political organization.

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Lava creeps onto geothermal plant site on Hawaii's Big Island

PAHOA, Hawaii (Reuters) - Molten lava from the erupting Kilauea Volcano on Hawaii's Big Island crept onto a geothermal power plant site on Monday, as workers rushed to shut down the facility to prevent the uncontrollable release of toxic gases.

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Pennsylvania sues over troubled Harrisburg incinerator bond deals

NEW YORK (Reuters) - Pennsylvania Governor Tom Wolf's administration on Monday sued an array of financial, legal and other professional firms over their involvement in a 15-year-old incinerator upgrade project that nearly bankrupted the state capital, Harrisburg.

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U.S. proposes end of grizzly-baiting ban in Alaska's national preserves

(Reuters) - The Trump administration has proposed rescinding Obama-era rules barring sport hunters from using bait to lure and kill grizzly bears in Alaska's national preserves, as is allowed in other parts of the state, the National Park Service said on Monday.

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Companies win big at U.S. top court on worker class-action curbs

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The U.S. Supreme Court delivered a blow to the rights of workers on Monday by allowing companies to require them to sign away their ability to bring class-action claims against management, agreements already in place for about 25 million employees.

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Gunman who killed Indian man in Kansas bar pleads guilty to federal charges

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - A Kansas man who shot and killed an Indian software engineer and injured two others in February 2017 pleaded guilty on Monday in federal court to hate crime and firearm charges, the Justice Department said.

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Hawaii volcano eruption driving away millions in tourism dollars

HONOLULU, Hawaii (Reuters) - Cruise ships have canceled stops on Hawaii's Big Island. Hotel rooms will sit vacant this summer despite price cuts.

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St. Thomas Orthodox Church

1100 Jones St (11th),  Sioux City, IA 51105
(712) 258-7166 Feature

4242 Natalia Way,  Sioux City, IA 51106
(712) 276-6281 Feature

Congregation Beth Shalom

815 38th St,  Sioux City, IA 51104
(712) 255-1990 Feature

St. Michael's Church

2223 Indian Hills Dr,  Sioux City, IA 51104
(712) 239-2411 Feature

First Lutheran Church

3939 Cheyenne Blvd,  Sioux City, IA 51104
(712) 239-3942 Feature

2032 S Cypress St (4th Avenue),  Sioux City, IA 51106
(712) 276-2667 Feature

Central Baptist Church

4001 Indian Hills Dr,  Sioux City, IA 51108
(712) 239-1000 Feature

Sacred Heart Catholic Church

5000 Military Rd,  Sioux City, IA 51103
(712) 233-1652 Feature

Southern Hills Baptist Church

4301 Old Lakeport Rd,  Sioux City, IA 51106
(712) 276-9376 Feature

Radiant Life Community Church

1924 Jones St (20th St),  Sioux City, IA 51104
(712) 560-2080 Feature

4310 Old Lakeport Rd,  Sioux City, IA 51106
(712) 276-4096 Feature

St. Luke Evangelical Luthern Church

2039 S Saint Aubin St (At 4th Ave.),  Sioux City, IA 51106
(712) 276-3346 Feature

First Christian Church

2101 Jackson St (21st St),  Sioux City, IA 51104
(712) 258-6843 Feature

River Hills Church Assembly of God

1101 5th Ave,  South Sioux City, NE 68776
(402) 494-1852 Feature

700 S Martha St,  Sioux City, IA 51106
(712) 276-2511 Feature

First Lutheran Church.

South Sioux City, NE 68776,  United States
(402) 494-5461 Feature

5601 Sunnybrook Dr,  Sioux City, IA 51106
(712) 276-5814 Feature

3012 Jackson St,  Sioux City, IA 51104
(712) 277-2949 Feature

Obituaries credit to: KTIV

Craig M. Schmidt, 47, Dakota City, Nebraska

Craig was born on October 14, 1970 and passed away on Monday, May 21, 2018. Craig was a resident of Dakota City, Nebraska at the time of passing. He grew up in Dakota City, graduated from South Sioux City High School in 1990, and received his associates degree in Auto Mechanics from WIT in 1992. Funeral services will be at 10:30 A.M. on Friday, May 25, 2018 at St. Michael's Catholic Church in South Sioux City, NE. Burial will be in St. Michael's Cemetery in South Sioux City. Visitation... More Info...

Peggy Lee Petersen, 64, Fontanelle, Nebraska

Peggy was born on June 10, 1953 and passed away on Monday, May 21, 2018. Peggy was a resident of Fontanelle, Nebraska at the time of passing. She grew up in Wisner, NE and graduated from Wisner/Pilger High School and then attended Bahners Beauty School in Fremont. Memorial Service 10:30 AM. Thursday, May 24, 2018 at Moser Memorial Chapel in Fremont. Rev. Scott Jensen will officiate Memorial visitation will be Wednesday from 4-8 PM and family will receive friends from 6-8 PM all at... More Info...

William John Waldner, 52, Sioux Falls, South Dakota

William was born on July 30, 1965 and passed away on Sunday, May 20, 2018. William was a resident of Sioux Falls, South Dakota at the time of passing. Funeral service will be held 10:30 am on Wednesday, May 23, 2018 and a visitation from 5 - 7 pm Tuesday, May 22, 2018 at Church at the Gate, 6820 Street West 26th St., Sioux Falls, SD. Born: July 30, 1965 Death: May 20, 2018 Wednesday May 23, 2018 , 10:30 AM at Church at The Gate Visitation with Family Present Tuesday May 22, 2018 , 5... More Info...

Gerald Wesley Mittendorf, 85, Sioux Falls, South Dakota

Gerald was born on July 21, 1932 and passed away on Sunday, May 20, 2018. Gerald was a resident of Sioux Falls, South Dakota at the time of passing. The family asks that in lieu of flowers a donation be made to better planet Earth and help wildlife and conservation efforts. Thursday May 24, 2018 , 1:00 PM at Sunnycrest Methodist Church. More Info...

Elmer J. Birky, 93, Cherokee, Iowa

Elmer was born on August 25, 1924 and passed away on Sunday, May 20, 2018. Elmer was a resident of Cherokee, Iowa at the time of passing. He graduated from Beemer High School in 1942. Funeral services will be held on Wednesday, May 23rd, at 10:30 a.m. at the Trinity Lutheran Church in Cherokee. Burial will be in the Oak Hill Cemetery at Cherokee, Iowa. There will be a family prayer service at 10:15 a.m. at the church on Wednesday. Visitation will be on Tuesday from 2 p.m. until 7 p.m.... More Info...

Kimberly Ranae Schniebs, 55, Spirit Lake, Iowa

Kimberly was born on August 13, 1962 and passed away on Saturday, May 19, 2018. Kimberly was a resident of Spirit Lake, Iowa at the time of passing. A visitation will be held one hour prior to the service at the church. More Info...

Joseph Mickelson, 91, Sioux Falls, South Dakota

Joseph was born on May 6, 1927 and passed away on Saturday, May 19, 2018. Joseph was a resident of Sioux Falls, South Dakota at the time of passing. More Info...

Bernice Dolezal, 96, Emerson, Nebraska

Bernice was born on April 19, 1922 and passed away on Saturday, May 19, 2018. Bernice was a resident of Emerson, Nebraska at the time of passing. Funeral services for Bernice are pending with Munderloh - Smith Funeral Home of Pender. More Info...

Donna L. Mitchell, 86, Sioux Falls, South Dakota

Donna was born on April 2, 1932 and passed away on Saturday, May 19, 2018. Donna was a resident of Sioux Falls, South Dakota at the time of passing. Visitation with the family present to greet friends will be from 5:00 - 7:00 pm Tuesday, May 22, at Miller Westside Funeral Chapel, 6200 W. 41st St. Funeral service will be 10:30 am Wednesday, May 23, at Bethel Lutheran Church, 1801 S. Valley View Road with interment at Hills of Rest Cemetery. Visitation with Family Present Tuesday May... More Info...

James L. Bitz, 72, Sioux Falls, South Dakota

James was born on June 18, 1945 and passed away on Saturday, May 19, 2018. James was a resident of Sioux Falls, South Dakota at the time of passing. He graduated from high school in Bismarck, ND. Jim worked in the construction and mining industry until retirement. More Info...

James R. Kleis, 76, Orange City, Iowa

James was born on November 22, 1941 and passed away on Saturday, May 19, 2018. James was a resident of Orange City, Iowa at the time of passing. There will be a memorial service on Tuesday, May 22, at 11:00am, at the First Reformed Church in Orange City. Interment will be prior to the service at the West Lawn Cemetery in Orange City. There will be family prayer service on Tuesday, at 10:00am, at the Oolman Funeral Home in Orange City. Visitation will after 4:00pm on Monday, with the... More Info...

Arlene Eldora Messerschmidt, 83, Hubbard, Nebraska

Arlene was born on December 2, 1934 and passed away on Saturday, May 19, 2018. Arlene was a resident of Hubbard, Nebraska at the time of passing. She graduated from Pender High School in 1952 and acquired a teaching degree from Wayne State College the summer of 1952. Funeral service will be held at 7:00 P.M. on Monday, May 21, 2018 at Mohr Funeral Home in South Sioux City, NE. Visitation with the family present will begin at 5:30 P.M. Monday at the funeral Home. Inurnment will be held... More Info...

Dennis Dunham, 59, Spirit Lake, Iowa

Dennis was born on May 4, 1960 and passed away on Saturday, May 19, 2018. Dennis was a resident of Spirit Lake, Iowa at the time of passing. More Info...

Robert Rob M. Saltzman, 66, Ponca, Nebraska

Robert was born on November 26, 1951 and passed away on Friday, May 18, 2018. Robert was a resident of Ponca, Nebraska at the time of passing. He graduated in 1971 from Crosby-Ironton High School in Crosby, MN, and received his associates degree in welding from Brainerd Tech. Memorial services will be at 2:00 P.M. on Friday, May 25, 2018 at the Evangelical Free Church in Ponca with Rev. Dennis Ritchey officiating. More Info...

Richard E. VanOwen, 63, Sioux City, Iowa

Richard was born on December 20, 1954 and passed away on Friday, May 18, 2018. Richard was a resident of Sioux City, Iowa at the time of passing. Richard Edwin VanOwen, the son of Richard and Donna Faye VanOwen, was born December 20, 1954 in Norfolk, NE. Rich grew up in Norfolk and graduated from Norfolk High School with the Class of 1973. More Info...