Pastor Phillip Olson attended Wartburg Theological Seminary in Dubuque, Iowa , where he met Virginia (Ginny) Johnson, a fellow student. They were married in December 1974. After graduating from Wartburg Seminary, Pastor Phillip was ordained as...
7/12/2017
Interested in donating? Tax deductible checks can be made out to American Legion Post 135 Freedom Rock, 113 S. Park Place, Cresco , IA 52136, or give the donation at CUSB Banks. If the donation makes it to a sponsorship level ($250 is the lowest...
7/12/2017
Lee and a passenger, Kathryn Allen, 29, of Cresco , Iowa , got out of the vehicle before it was struck by a Canadian National train, deputies said. Allen suffered minor injuries, however. She was taken to Mercy Hospital in Dubuque by East Dubuque ... No...
7/10/2017
Two young, passionate horticulturists had just graduated college, gotten married, and moved back to the town of Cresco , Iowa , and were looking to take the next step in their professional lives—buy a greenhouse operation. Mike, alongside his new...
7/9/2017
Eric Larson was born on June 13th, 1960, to Paul and LaVerne Larson in Cresco Iowa . While he was the quietest of their three children, he was born with perfect pitch, along with the ability to memorize every aspect of a song to later replicate, play...
7/8/2017
MiEnergy Cooperative is a member-owned electric distribution cooperative and is the result of a merger between Hawkeye REC, of Cresco , Iowa and Tri-County Electric Cooperative, of Rushford, Minn. in 2017. It maintains 5,700 miles of power lines...
7/7/2017
Linda Thompson of Cresco , who serves as pastor at Burr Oak United Methodist Church, credits the origins of the volunteer project to LuAnne Becker, who researched project possibilities for a group of between 20-25 volunteers who had worked together for...
6/28/2017
Survivors include her son, Steven (Amy) Wild and her daughter, Diane (James) Erbe, all of New Albin, Iowa ; her precious grandchildren, Jennifer, Melissa, and Shawn; her great-grandsons, River and Urijah; her sister, Eunice (Harold) Meyer of Eitzen...
6/21/2017