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Wed
16
Oct

Three candidates vie for two city council seats


Austin Greve

Jane Parker

Denny Roth

By Caroline Rosacker

Note: This is the second in a series of interviews with candidates for Guttenberg municipal and school board offices in the Nov. 7 election. Following are interviews with three candidates for two seats on the city council. 

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Austin Greve

Wed
16
Oct

Connected communities need broadband for future growth


Guttenberg community members attended the Alpine Communications Connected Communities Summit on Thursday, Oct. 10, at Johnson's Reception Hall in Elkader. Front from left are Clayton County Supervisor Sharon Keehner, Jackie Lee, City Manager Denise Schneider, Jamie Blume, and Mandy Ludovissy; back row, Andy Reimer, Russell Loven, Austin Coon, Mayor Bill Frommelt, and Deb Preston. (Press photo by Caroline Rosacker)

By Caroline Rosacker

A large crowd of enthusiastic  community leaders from Elkader, Elgin, Garnavillo, Guttenberg, Marquette, and McGregor gathered for the Alpine Communications' Connected Communities Summit at Johnson's Reception Hall on Thursday, Oct. 10. 

Mon
14
Oct

Ghouls Night Out set for Oct. 17


A couple of costumed characters greeted customers at Esser’s Clothing at last year’s event. The ninth annual Ghouls Night Out is scheduled for Thursday, Oct. 17, from 4-7 p.m. (Press photo by Shelia Tomkins)

By Caroline Rosacker

Gather your ghoul-friends and make plans to slink around town and attend Guttenberg's Ghouls Night Out. The ninth annual event is scheduled for Thursday,  Oct.17, from 4 - 7 p.m.

Wed
09
Oct

Incumbents seek three hospital board seats


Karen Merrick

By Caroline Rosacker

Note: This is the first in a series of interviews with candidates for Guttenberg municipal and school board offices in the Nov. 7 election. Following are interviews with three candidates for three seats on the hospital board. 

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Bill Allyn

Wed
09
Oct

Community memories...Olinger shares recollections


Ann Olinger and her late husband, Cyril "Lilly" Leliefeld, proudly stand in front of Lilly's Standard Service, in a photo taken sometime during the mid-1950s. The Standard station was located on the corner of Schiller and River Park Drive. (Photo submitted)

By Caroline Rosacker

Nonagenarian Ann Olinger was born in 1920. She recently celebrated her 99th birthday. She currently resides in a comfortable spacious room at the River Living Center in Guttenberg. 

The family farm

Wed
09
Oct

JoAnn H. Auer

JoAnn Helen (Lake) Auer, 87, of Guttenberg, died Wednesday, Sept. 25, 2019. 

Funeral services were Thursday, Oct. 3, at St. Mary’s Catholic Church, Guttenberg, conducted by Rev. Marvin Bries. Visitation was before services at the church.

Inurnment was at Mt. Olivet Catholic Cemetery, Guttenberg.

Wed
09
Oct

Learn local recycling requirements to reduce waste

By Caroline Rosacker

Discarded products are filling up our landfills at an alarming rate, but many of the items we throw away can be recycled. After decades of urgent public-information campaigns, Americans finally understand the need and importance of recycling. 

The following is a complete list of recyclables Kluesner Sanitation LLC, will accept from Guttenberg residents. 

Wed
02
Oct

Louise H. Ludovissy

Louise Hanna Ludovissy, 93, of Guttenberg, passed away peacefully in Monticello surrounded by her girls, on Tuesday, Sept. 24, 2019. 

Visitation was Sunday, Sept. 29, at Tuecke-Allyn Funeral Home, Guttenberg and before service at the church.

Funeral services were Monday, Sept. 30, at Immaculate Conception Catholic Church, North Buena Vista, conducted by Rev. Marvin Bries.

Wed
02
Oct

Patrick M. Hines

Patrick Michael Hines, 54, passed away Monday, Sept. 23, 2019, after a hard fought battle with cancer.

Funeral services were Friday, Sept. 27, at St. Paul Lutheran Church, Guttenberg, conducted by Rev. Gary Hatcher. Visitation was before services at the church.

Arrangements were handled by Tuecke-Allyn Funeral Home, Guttenberg.

Wed
02
Oct

Lakeside to be inducted in the MAMA Hall of Fame


An old postcard reflects the beauty and glamour of Guttenberg's historic Lakeside Ballroom. The dance hall will be inducted into the Midwest All Music Association (MAMA) on Saturday, Oct. 5. The event will take place at the Ponderosa Ballroom in Waldorf.

By Caroline Rosacker

Historic Lakeside Ballroom in Guttenberg is scheduled to be inducted into the Midwest All Music Association (MAMA) Hall of Fame. The event is set for Saturday, Oct. 5, at the Ponderosa Ballroom in Walford. 

Historic Lakeside Ballroom

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