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Feb

Dorothy C. Lutz

Dorothy Clare Lutz, 99, a resident of the Guttenberg Care Center and formerly of Vinton, died Sunday, Feb. 4, 2018, following an extended illness.

Private family services will be held at a later date.

Dorothy Baum was born April 24, 1918, in rural Benton County to Dewey and Ethel (Donley) Baum. She was united in marriage to Marion G. Lutz on May 14, 1938. They farmed north of Keystone for many years.

Wed
14
Feb

Mentoring program takes shape


The long-term goal of the new mentoring program is to foster positive relationships with youth that will result in responsible and healthy adults who will nurture healthy relationships of their own. (Press photo by Molly Moser)

By Molly Moser

A brand new mentoring program for youth in the Clayton Ridge School District is taking shape this month with grant funds from HAWC Partnerships for Children. The program is the first of its kind in the area and was inspired by a community needs assessment. 

Wed
14
Feb

Getting to know local government Sexton and cemetery board manage 10,000 graves


There are 10,000 graves in the Guttenberg city cemetery and enough space for approximately 30 more years of burials. (Press photo by Molly Moser)

By Molly Moser

Editor’s note: This story is one in an ongoing series of features highlighting city boards and committees to educate readers about the workings of local government. 

Wed
07
Feb

John “Jackie" Geuder Jr.

John “Jackie" Geuder Jr., 77, of Guttenberg, died Friday, Jan. 26, 2018, at his home surrounded by his loving family after a courageous battle with cancer.

Visitation was Monday, Jan. 29, at Tuecke-Allyn Funeral Home, Guttenberg.

Graveside services were Tuesday, Jan. 30, at the Guttenberg City Cemetery, conducted by Rev. Shane Anderson.

Wed
07
Feb

Loras J. "Doc" Heck

Loras Joseph “Doc” Heck, 94, of Elkader, formerly of Garnavillo, Chicago, and Bensenville, Ill., died Thursday, Feb. 1, 2018, at the Central Community Hospital in Elkader surrounded by loved ones.

Funeral services were Tuesday, Feb. 6, at St. Joseph Catholic Church, Elkader, conducted by Rev. John Haugen. Visitation was before services at the church.

Interment was at Marion Lutheran Cemetery, Gunder, by Pastor Marshall Hahn.

Wed
07
Feb

John M. Conley

John M. Conley, 83, of Sherrill, passed away Thursday, Feb. 1, 2018, at Luther Manor of natural causes.

Visitation was Sunday, Feb. 4, at Egelhof, Siegert and Casper Westview Funeral Home and Crematory, Dubuque, and also before services.

Funeral services were Monday, Feb. 5, at the funeral home, conducted by Rev. Steven Lamb.

Wed
07
Feb

Getting to know local government Cable commission manages local Channel 6


City of Guttenberg staff Debbie Eulberg manages Channel 6 content with equipment in the mayor's office. Station decisions are advised by the cable commission. (Press photo by Molly Moser)

By Molly Moser

Editor’s note: In the coming weeks, The Press will feature a series of stories highlighting city boards and committees to educate readers about the workings of local government. This week’s article focuses on the Guttenberg cable commission.

Wed
07
Feb

G&G/Imagine the Possibilities enhances services


Lorrie Meier, Chief Financial Officer

Patrick Greener, Executive Director

By Molly Moser

Late last year, G&G Living in Guttenberg officially became part of Imagine the Possibilities, a nonprofit based in Maquoketa. G&G Executive Director Lorrie Meier transitioned to the position of chief financial officer, and Patrick Greener of Imagine the Possibilities has assumed the responsibilities of executive director. 

Wed
31
Jan

Enjoy ice carving, raptors, hot soup at Eagle Watch


Ice carver Matt Meadows will return to entertain eagle watchers with his skills on Saturday, Feb. 10. (Press photo by Shelia Tomkins)

By Molly Moser

Get a glimpse of America's national bird at the Marina Visitor Center in Guttenberg on Saturday, Feb. 10, when Guttenberg Chamber of Commerce will hold their annual Eagle Watch and Cabin Fever Day. Live raptors, hot soup, and cool ice sculpting are among the entertainment planned. Events begin at 10:30 a.m. 

Wed
31
Jan

Getting to know local government Development is focus of GEIDC


GEIDC members present for a January meeting include, from left, Denise Schneider, Dave Schlueter, Austin Coon, Howard Hubbell and Tom Augustyn. Not pictured are Jim Johnston and Cheryl Meyer. (Press photo by Molly Moser)

By Molly Moser

Editor’s note: In the coming weeks, The Press will feature a series of stories highlighting city boards and committees to educate readers about the workings of local government. This week’s article focuses on GEIDC.

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