Daughertys celebrate 50th anniversary
(Anniversary ~ 07/16/14)
Jerry and Sharon Daugherty will celebrate 50 years of marriage Sunday, July 20. The couple was married at Immanuel Lutheran Church in Swea City and have lived in Milford since that day. Jerry ran the Champlin station in Milford and later worked for Farm service and Great Plains Elevator. Sharon taught first grade in Spirit Lake before teaching at Kiddie Kollege Play School in Milford. In their "retirement" the couple continues to run the Sugar Shack in the Central Emporium in Arnolds Park...
Okoboji RAGBRAI committee gears up for guests on two wheels
(Local News ~ 07/16/14)
First came some conversations at a tourism conference. An announcement during University of Okoboji Winter Games Weekend followed. Committees were formed and volunteers were marshaled for an unprecedented celebration in the Iowa Great Lakes. RAGBRAI, the Des Moines Register's Annual Great Bicycle Ride Across Iowa, comes to Okoboji for the first time on Sunday night...
Local cyclist goes from crutches to business ownership
(High School Sports ~ 07/16/14)
Taylor Huseman has completed triathlons, runs a bike shop and is back on campus taking classes. Life has him running from one place to another -- just over a year after a horrific biking accident left him unable to walk. The young business owner couldn't fathom the pain he'd experience one fateful spring day. ...
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