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Merrill man flown to Sioux City after single-vehicle crash

MERRILL, Iowa — A 45-year-old Merrill, Iowa, man had to be flown by helicopter to Sioux City after an overnight crash in rural Plymouth County. Shortly after midnight Sunday, authorities were notified of a single-vehicle crash near the intersection of ... More Info...

Sioux City man sentenced up to 15 years behind bars

Work on Spencer, Iowa's Grand Avenue bridge to begin April 23rd Work on Spencer ... seized during Nebraska traffic stop Six cars come off train track in Dakota City, NE Six cars come off train track in Dakota City, NE More Info...

Democrat McGuire to make campaign stop in Sioux City

SIOUX CITY -- Andy McGuire, a Democratic Party candidate for Iowa governor, will hold an event in Sioux City on Wednesday. McGuire's campaign announced the event will be held at 5:30 p.m. at the Key Club, 1008 Fourth St. McGuire is a doctor and former Iowa ... More Info...

NW Iowa man pleads guilty to possessing child pornography

SIOUX CITY, Iowa (KCRG-TV9) -- A northwestern Iowa man on April 17 pleaded guilty in federal court to receiving and possessing child pornography. 41-year-old James Sorter of Terril admitted he received and attempted to receive visual depictions of minors ... More Info...

State names 3 Sioux City census tracts as 'Opportunity Zones'

SIOUX CITY -- Three areas of Sioux City will be eligible for a new economic development program after the state of Iowa on Friday designated them as "Opportunity Zones." Opportunity Zones are part of a program administered through the U.S. Department of ... More Info...

Younkers to close this summer after 74 years in Mason City

The Bon-Ton Stores, Inc., Younkers' parent company, sent Iowa Workforce Development a notice April 5 impacting about 571 employees at stores in Mason City, Cedar Rapids, Coralville, Des Moines, Dubuque, Sioux City and West Des Moines. The letter was not ... More Info...

Former Iowa teacher sentenced to 55 to 85 years in prison for repeated sexual as

The assaults took place in 2012 and 2013. The 39-year-old Ewinger is a former elementary school teacher and head football coach at Sioux City (Iowa) West High School. He also faces a sex assault charge in Iowa in connection with a boy he allegedly ... More Info...

Early, IA issues water boil advisory and asks residence to conserve water due to

Residents in Early, Iowa are being urged to conserve water and boil their ... middle schools that are "Making a Difference" WARN notice posted for Younkers in Sioux City WARN notice posted for Younkers in Sioux City Cherokee, Buena Vista counties vote ... More Info...

More guidance needed on firings, demotions, Iowa board says

a board member from Sioux City, said about the draft opinion prepared by Executive Director Margaret Johnson. The Gazette requested the opinion last month after several Eastern Iowa school districts declined to provide a clear explanation of why employees ... More Info...

Capitol Digest: Members of Iowa Senate retiring

DES MOINES — Iowa senators spent nearly three hours Tuesday saying goodbyes to three retiring members — Sens. Bob Dvorsky, D-Coralville, Rick Bertrand, R-Sioux City, and Mark Chelgren, R-Ottumwa. Dvorsky was honored for his 32 years in the Legislature ... More Info...


Livestock Roundup (4.23.18)

Can cattle futures extend their rally? More Info...

Much needed rain helps nearly extinguish wildfires in Oklahoma.

Much needed rain helps nearly extinguish wildfires in Oklahoma. More Info...

As is so often the case, technical action (price changes) can predict

As is so often the case, technical action (price changes) can predict fundamental changes in price direction market, and often does sometimes weeks in advance.  More Info...

Soybean Technical Picture Tells the Story

As is so often the case, technical action (price changes) can predict fundamental changes in price direction market, and often does sometimes weeks in advance.  More Info...

Justin Welsh, DVM, has been named Executive Director of Food Animal Te

Justin Welsh, DVM, has been named Executive Director of Food Animal Technical Services for Merck Animal Health’s U.S. Food Animal Team. More Info...

For high yields, corn crops needs nitrogen throughout the growing seas

For high yields, corn crops needs nitrogen throughout the growing season. More Info...

AgriTalk After The Bell Host Chip Flory talks with Cary Artac of Artac

AgriTalk After The Bell Host Chip Flory talks with Cary Artac of Artac Advisories. DAvis Michaelsen has your daily markets! More Info...

AG TIME by John Walsh

The soy closed lower with bean meal and oil all down today. The bullish talk to me is a bit out there. The next key will be acreage, driven now by weather. Corn closed higher. The corn could remain friendly while the bean scenario becomes burdensome. It is early in the season. Strong rallies should [...] More Info...

Max, a 17-year-old blue heeler, is credited with saving a toddler's li

Max, a 17-year-old blue heeler, is credited with saving a toddler's life after the little girl went missing in the mountains. More Info...

This week should show us how willing the packers are to pull May contr

This week should show us how willing the packers are to pull May contracts. More Info...

While still negotiating with Canada and the US, Mexico scored a separ

While still negotiating with Canada and the US, Mexico scored a separate victory over the weekend with a deal in principle to update a 17-year-old free-trade agreement with the European Union. More Info...

AgriTalk Host Chip Flory talks planting with Farm Journal Agronomist K

AgriTalk Host Chip Flory talks planting with Farm Journal Agronomist Ken Ferrie. Machinery Pete gives his latest from the auctions and lets us in on his pick of the week! More Info...

It’s important to watch your fields—not your calendar—when deciding to

It’s important to watch your fields—not your calendar—when deciding to plant says Farm Journal Field Agronomist Ken Ferrie. Cool soils, wet conditions and potential late frost means you still need to be patient. More Info...

State officials need financial estimates of losses as soon as possible

State officials need financial estimates of losses as soon as possible to facilitate disaster declarations. More Info...

Amid all the discussion of having an agreement in principle completed

Amid all the discussion of having an agreement in principle completed by early May, U.S. officials involved insay the target completion date for the deal is early December. More Info...

Bob Utterback and Brian Basting stop by the agribusiness desk with AgD

Bob Utterback and Brian Basting stop by the agribusiness desk with AgDay host Clinton Griffiths. More Info...

When China announced an investigation into American shipments in Febru

When China announced an investigation into American shipments in February, sorghum prices dropped on speculation that tariffs would be imposed, erasing the premium the grain had fetched over corn prices in Kansas. More Info...

If it's Monday, it's time for Machinery Pete on AgDay.

If it's Monday, it's time for Machinery Pete on AgDay. More Info...

Can we plant yet? Farm Journal Agronomist Ken Ferrie offers some answe

Can we plant yet? Farm Journal Agronomist Ken Ferrie offers some answers in his Boots in the Field Report podcast. More Info...

This week on Tractor Tales, Machinery Pete heads to Oklahoma.

This week on Tractor Tales, Machinery Pete heads to Oklahoma. More Info...

A new report, "Seeding Soil’s Potential," summarizes the findings of m

A new report, "Seeding Soil’s Potential," summarizes the findings of more than 45 scientific papers or reviews, and highlights the relationship between conservation and crop production. More Info...

Our ‘callout culture,’ in which we lob insults at those who don’t conf

Our ‘callout culture,’ in which we lob insults at those who don’t conform to our personal ideology, fashion standards or lifestyle choices, has only exacerbated the ‘meat vs. veggie’ battles. More Info...

The International Monetary Fund and the World Bank repeatedly warned a

The International Monetary Fund and the World Bank repeatedly warned at their meetings this week that intensifying trade tensions could jeopardize a healthy global economic expansion. More Info...

Applicators need a license to purchase and apply dicamba products. The

Applicators need a license to purchase and apply dicamba products. They also need to attend required training to spray any of the products. Some share the success stories while produce growers voice their concerns. More Info...

This month, U.S. Farm Report is on the road with Machinery Pete to P&K

This month, U.S. Farm Report is on the road with Machinery Pete to P&K Equipment in Kingfisher, Oklahoma. More Info...

Calcium treatments at calving and routine oral calcium boluses (or dre

Calcium treatments at calving and routine oral calcium boluses (or drenches) typically don’t work well for preventing subclinical hypocalcemia. More Info...

John Phipps is like many farmers and hasn't started planting. He has s

John Phipps is like many farmers and hasn't started planting. He has some extra time on his hands this week. More Info...

Weather Forecasts Will Likely Play A Role This Week

Grain markets are sensitive to possible planting delays in US corn crop. Weather forecasts are not giving the entire cornbelt the green light for planting due to rain in the southern Midwest and snow melt in the northern areas. More Info...

Livestock Roundup (4.22.18)

Will cattle futures rally this week? More Info...

Sign Up For the AICPA Ag Conference

The AICPA Ag Conference will be held on July 16-18 in Las Vegas. This is a personal invitation to everyone to join us at the conference. More Info...

Double-Edge Sword of Weather Affects Prices Again

In this week’s audio report, Gulke discusses South America’s soybean crop, the wheat market and Russia’s impact on it, Chinese demand and more.  More Info...

Cash fed cattle prices rallied $2 to $4 per cwt.

Cash fed cattle prices rallied $2 to $4 per cwt. More Info...

AgriTalk After The Bell Host Chip Flory talks with Mike North of Commo

AgriTalk After The Bell Host Chip Flory talks with Mike North of Commodity Risk Management Group. Newsman Davis Michaelsen keeps you up to date on markets!​ More Info...

It's a Friday Free for All! Jim Wiesemeyer, Shaun Haney, and Pam Johns

It's a Friday Free for All! Jim Wiesemeyer, Shaun Haney, and Pam Johnson join host Chip Flory on today's AgriTalk. More Info...

Google parent Alphabet profit beats Street on strong ad sales

SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) - Google owner Alphabet Inc reported first-quarter sales and profit Monday that topped financial analysts' estimates due to strong ad sales and a change in accounting for investments in startups, sending its shares up about 1 percent after hours.

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Driver kills nine, injures 16 plowing van onto Toronto sidewalk: police

TORONTO (Reuters) - A driver plowed his white Ryder rental van into a crowd, killing nine people and injuring 16 along a roughly mile-long stretch of busy Toronto sidewalk during lunch hour on a sunny Monday afternoon, police said.

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Waffle House shooting suspect arrested by Nashville police

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (Reuters) - Nashville police on Monday arrested the suspect in the weekend killing of four people at a Waffle House restaurant, ending a manhunt that began when the gunman ran naked from the scene into nearby woods, authorities said.

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U.S. allies press Trump to keep Iran nuclear deal alive

WASHINGTON/TORONTO (Reuters) - Western allies stepped up pressure on U.S. President Donald Trump on Monday to keep alive an international nuclear deal with Iran, with French President Emmanuel Macron due to urge him in person not to tear up the 2015 agreement.

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South Korea switches off propaganda broadcasts, Moon upbeat on North Korea nucle

SEOUL (Reuters) - South Korea on Monday halted the propaganda broadcasts it blares across the border with North Korea, aiming to set a positive tone ahead of the first summit in a decade between their leaders as the U.S. president cautioned the nuclear crisis was far from resolved.

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High-profile investors bet on stocks tied to millennials: Sohn Conference

NEW YORK (Reuters) - Hedge fund managers at the high-profile 2018 Sohn Investment Conference in New York pitched stock ideas on Monday, ranging from online food ordering to homebuilders, that should benefit from the growing clout of the millennial generation.

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U.S. extends deadline for Rusal sanctions, aluminum prices dive

WASHINGTON/MOSCOW (Reuters) - The United States on Monday gave American customers of Russia's biggest aluminum producer more time to comply with sanctions, and said it would consider lifting them if United Company Rusal Plc's major shareholder, Russian tycoon Oleg Deripaska, ceded control of the company.

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Trump's revenge: U.S. oil floods Europe, hurting OPEC and Russia

MOSCOW/LONDON (Reuters) - As OPEC's efforts to balance the oil market bear fruit, U.S. producers are reaping the benefits - and flooding Europe with a record amount of crude.

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Inside Deripaska's scramble to soften Russia sanctions blow

MOSCOW/LONDON (Reuters) - In December, as news reports emerged about potential new U.S. sanctions against Russia, aluminum magnate Oleg Deripaska instructed advisers to draw up contingency plans, according to people close to the businessman and his firms.

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China fund managers slash ZTE valuation after U.S. sanction

SHANGHAI (Reuters) - Chinese funds have slashed valuations of ZTE Corp after the United States banned American companies from selling components to the telecoms equipment maker for seven years, a move ZTE said threatened its very survival.

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Waffle House shooting suspect arrested by Nashville police

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (Reuters) - Nashville police on Monday arrested the suspect in the weekend killing of four people at a Waffle House restaurant, ending a manhunt that began when the gunman ran naked from the scene into nearby woods, authorities said.

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U.S. anti-Muslim hate crimes rose 15 percent in 2017: advocacy group

BOSTON (Reuters) - Hate crimes targeting U.S. Muslims rose 15 percent in 2017, the second year of increases, according to a study released on Monday by advocacy group the Council on American-Islamic Relations.

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Southwest cancels more U.S. flights as it inspects engines

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Southwest Airlines Co canceled more flights on Monday as it worked to complete inspections of engines like the one that failed last week in a deadly accident over Pennsylvania.

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California risks severe 'whiplash' from drought to flood: scientists

OSLO (Reuters) - California will suffer more volatile weather this century with a "whiplash" from drought to rain and mounting risks a repeat of the devastating "Great Flood" of 1862, scientists said on Monday.

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No testimony from Cosby as defense rests in Pennsylvania sexual assault trial

NORRISTOWN, Pa. (Reuters) - Bill Cosby's lawyers rested their case on Monday in his retrial on sexual assault charges, with the comedian declining to testify in his own defense against a one-time friend's accusations that he drugged and raped her in 2004.

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Ex-Insys employee in U.S. opioid case sentenced to home confinement

(Reuters) - A former Insys Therapeutics Inc sales representative was sentenced on Monday to six months of home confinement after admitting that she participated in a scheme to pay kickbacks to two Alabama doctors to prescribe a fentanyl-based medication.

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Three MS-13 gang members in Massachusetts convicted in murder trial

BOSTON (Reuters) - Three suspected members of the MS-13 gang in Massachusetts were convicted on Monday of participating in gang-related murders, in a case U.S. Attorney General Jeff Sessions has called an example of how authorities can try to tackle the criminal organization.

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Miami police use stun gun on man accused of touching female passenger

(Reuters) - A 28-year-old Chicago man was in custody on Monday after police used a stun gun to arrest him aboard an American Airlines plane after he refused to move seats when accused of touching a female passenger without her permission at Miami International Airport.

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Trump aide urges Congress to pare back bipartisan spending deal

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Congress needs to consider rolling back the spending deal that U.S. Republicans brokered with Democrats last month, because lawmakers voted to enact the $1.3 trillion legislation without reading it, an aide to President Donald Trump said on Sunday.

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U.S. mass shooting survivors pay it forward with two short films

, (Reuters) - Tim McGrath emerged from the 2012 movie theater shooting in Aurora, Colorado, physically unscathed, but his heart breaks whenever another person with a gun makes headlines in the United States.

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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

First Lutheran Church

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

Sacred Heart Catholic Church

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

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

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

St. Michael's Church

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

Central Baptist Church

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

Congregation Beth Shalom

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

1201 W Clifton Ave,  Sioux City, IA 51104
(712) 255-7586 Feature

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

401 9th St,  Sioux City, IA 51101
(712) 255-7239 Feature

Southern Hills Baptist Church

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

First Lutheran Church.

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

Mayflower Congregational UCC

1407 W 18th St (Rebecca St),  Sioux City, IA 51103
(712) 258-8278 Feature

Heartland Community Baptist Church

2201 W 19th St,  Sioux City, IA 51103
(712) 255-5989 Feature

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

4001 Indian Hills Dr,  Sioux City, IA 51108
(712) 560-7132 Feature

St. John Lutheran

2801 Jackson St,  Sioux City, IA 51104
(712) 277-3945 Feature

River Hills Church Assembly of God

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

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

Obituaries credit to: KTIV

Pamela Coy, 65, Rock Rapids, Iowa

Pamela was born on September 8, 1952 and passed away on Sunday, April 22, 2018. Pamela was a resident of Rock Rapids, Iowa at the time of passing. More Info...

Orland Fara, 86, Manning, Iowa

Orland was born on June 25, 1931 and passed away on Sunday, April 22, 2018. Orland was a resident of Manning, Iowa at the time of passing. More Info...

Diane Henkelman, 73, Manning, Iowa

Diane was born on July 6, 1944 and passed away on Sunday, April 22, 2018. Diane was a resident of Manning, Iowa at the time of passing. More Info...

Michael "Mike" Robinson, 63, Hornick, Iowa

Michael "Mike" Robinson Michael "Mike" Robinson, 63, of Hornick, Iowa, passed away on Saturday, April 21, 2018, at UnityPoint Health – St. Luke's Hospital in Sioux City, Iowa. Funeral services will be 10:30 A.M. Thursday, April 26, 2018 at the Rush Family Chapel in Onawa, Iowa. Burial will be in the Willow Township Cemetery, Holly Springs, Iowa. Visitation will be 5:00 to 8:00 P.M. Wednesday, April, 25, 2018 at the Rush Family Chapel. Arrangements are under the direction of Rush Family Care Service in Onawa. More Info...

Arthur R. Fountain, 86, Missouri Valley, Iowa

Arthur passed away on Saturday, April 21, 2018. Arthur was a resident of Missouri Valley, Iowa at the time of passing. Visitation will be Friday from 6:00 p.m. until 8:00 p.m. at Hennessey Funeral Home in Missouri Valley, Iowa. More Info...

Shirley J. Sorensen, 85, Sioux Falls, South Dakota

Shirley was born on June 1, 1932 and passed away on Saturday, April 21, 2018. Shirley was a resident of Sioux Falls, South Dakota at the time of passing. Her memorial service will be 2:00 PM Thursday, April 26 at East Side Lutheran Church, Sioux Falls, with interment at Hills of Rest Cemetery. Memorial visitation begins at 5:00 PM Wednesday, April 25 at George Boom Funeral Home & Crematory, Sioux Falls, where the family will greet friends from 5:00 PM to 7:00 PM. More Info...

Donald L. Taylor, 86, Sioux Falls, South Dakota

Donald was born on October 2, 1931 and passed away on Saturday, April 21, 2018. Donald was a resident of Sioux Falls, South Dakota at the time of passing. Funeral services will begin 1:00 pm Wednesday at Miller Funeral Home, Main Avenue location. Interment will be in Hills of Rest Cemetery. Visitation with the family will be from 5:00-7:00 pm Tuesday at the funeral home. Wednesday April 25, 2018 , 1:00 PM at Miller Funeral Home Visitation with Family Present Tuesday April 24, 2018 ,... More Info...

Olin E. Opstedahl, Sioux Falls, South Dakota

Olin passed away on Saturday, April 21, 2018. Olin was a resident of Sioux Falls, South Dakota at the time of passing. More Info...

Scott Groth, 63, West Point, Nebraska

Scott passed away on Friday, April 20, 2018. Scott was a resident of West Point, Nebraska at the time of passing. Visitation will be on Tuesday from 4:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. at the funeral home. Private family interment will be in the Mount Hope Cemetery. More Info...

Debbie Rae Gallipo, 59, Sioux Falls, South Dakota

Debbie was born on October 31, 1958 and passed away on Friday, April 20, 2018. Debbie was a resident of Sioux Falls, South Dakota at the time of passing. She stayed at home to raise two sons, Travis and Eric, as they moved around the country while Wayne served in the United States Navy. Visitation with family present will be held Monday, April 23rd from 5pm to 7pm at Spirit of Joy Lutheran Church. Funeral service will be held Tuesday, April 24th at 3pm at Spirit of Joy Lutheran Church,... More Info...

Ronald E. Dreyer, 79, Sergeant Bluff, Iowa

Ronald was born on January 7, 1939 and passed away on Friday, April 20, 2018. Ronald was a resident of Sergeant Bluff, Iowa at the time of passing. He graduated from Cherokee High School in 1956 and then attended NBT Business School in Sioux City, Iowa. He served in the U.S. Army during the Vietnam War from 1961 until 1965. More Info...

Elaine J. Hollenbeck, 89, Cherokee, Iowa

Elaine was born on July 15, 1928 and passed away on Friday, April 20, 2018. Elaine was a resident of Cherokee, Iowa at the time of passing. She graduated valedictorian from Meriden High School at the age of sixteen in 1945. Funeral services will be held on Tuesday, April 24 th , at 10:30 a.m. at the Meriden Evangelical Free Church in Meriden, Iowa. Burial will be in the Liberty Township Cemetery rural Meriden, Iowa on Tuesday morning at 9:30 a.m. prior to the funeral. Visitation will... More Info...

LaVerne E. Lemke, 85, Paullina, Iowa

LaVerne was born on November 27, 1932 and passed away on Friday, April 20, 2018. LaVerne was a resident of Paullina, Iowa at the time of passing. Her funeral service will be 11:00 A.M. on Tuesday, April 24, 2018 at the Eldridge Family Funeral Home in Paullina. Burial will be at Prairie View Cemetery in Paullina. Visitation with family present will be from 10:00 A.M. until service time on Tuesday, April 24, 2018 at the Eldridge Family Funeral Home in Paullina. More Info...

Norbert Hagemann, 91, Lidderdale, Iowa

Norbert was born on March 4, 1927 and passed away on Friday, April 20, 2018. Norbert was a resident of Lidderdale, Iowa at the time of passing. Mass of the Christian Burial will be celebrated at 10:30 A.M. on Tuesday, April 24, 2018 at Holy Family Catholic Church in Lidderdale with Fr. Visitation will be held at the Dahn and Woodhouse Funeral Home in Carroll beginning at 5:00 P.M. on Monday, April 23, 2018, where there will be a Christian Wake Service held at 6:30 P.M. Additional... More Info...

Dale G. Anderson, 86, Dakota City, Nebraska

Dale was born on October 2, 1931 and passed away on Friday, April 20, 2018. Dale was a resident of Dakota City, Nebraska at the time of passing. He graduated from Allen High School and farmed until he joined the U.S. Navy. Funeral services will be at 10:00 A.M. on Monday, April 23, 2018 at First Lutheran Church in South Sioux City, NE with Rev. Douglas Dill officiating. Burial will be in the Concord Cemetery in Concord, NE. Visitation with the family present will begin at 9:00 A.M.... More Info...


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