GRACE ANN KNUDSEN, 83, of Harlan (Svcs. 7-16-2013)

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July 13th, 2013 by admin

GRACE ANN KNUDSEN, 83, of Harlan died Thurs., July 11th at the Avoca Nursing and Rehab Center. Funeral service for GRACE ANN KNUDSEN will be held at 11:00-a.m. Tues., July 16th in the First United Methodist Church in Harlan. Pauley Jones Funeral Home in Harlan has the arrangements.

Visitation will be from 2:00 to 9:00-p.m. Mon., July 15th at the funeral home with family greeting friends from 6:00 to 8:00-p.m.

Burial will be in the Harlan Cemetery.

GRACE ANN KNUDSEN is survived by:

Daughter, Sheri (Tim) Semple of Leonardtown, MD

Son, Stan (Judy) Knudsen of Harlan

Three grandchildren and three great-grandchildren.

Fiery crash Friday afternoon in Council Bluffs

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July 13th, 2013 by Ric Hanson

No injuries were reported after an SUV containing fireworks erupted into flames Friday after it rolled over on southbound Interstate 29. According to newspaper and television reports, the accident happened near the South 24th Street exit off I-29, at around 12:30-p.m. The vehicles’ occupants were able to escape just before flames consumed the SUV. The fire raged on for about 20-minutes. Traffic was backed up in both directions on the interstate for several miles but began flowing again by around 2-p.m., Friday.

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(Update to earlier post) Exira man injured in Friday night crash

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July 13th, 2013 by Ric Hanson

The Iowa State Patrol reports an Audubon County man was injured during a crash Friday night, just east of Brayton. 51-year old Randy Doss, of Exira, who was not wearing a seat belt, was transported by Exira Rescue to the Cass County Memorial Hospital in Atlantic, before being flown by Mercy 1 helicopter to the University of Nebraska Medical Center, in Omaha. Officials say Doss was traveling east on 320th Street at around 10:52-p.m., when he failed to negotiate a curve in the road.

Doss’ 1997 Ford F-150 pickup continued off the road and rolled into the north ditch before coming to rest in a farm field. A report on his condition was not available early Saturday morning. The accident remains under investigation.

Iowa Amber Alert Cancelled (11:28-p.m. 7/12/13)

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July 12th, 2013 by Ric Hanson

THE AMBER ALERT THAT HAD BEEN ISSUED EARLIER IN THE EVENING IS NO LONGER IN EFFECT. THE IOWA STATE PATROL REPORTS THAT THE MISSING CHILD HAS BEEN LOCATED IN CEDAR RAPIDS…IOWA. THEREFORE…THE AMBER ALERT IS CANCELLED.

Regional softball scores from Friday (7/12/13)

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July 12th, 2013 by Ric Hanson

Class 1A Region 8
Exira/Elk Horn-Kimballton 5 Essex/South Page 2
Newell-Fonda 13 Coon Rapids-Bayard 1 (4 inn)

Class 1A Region 7
Corning 8 Murray 6
Martensdale-St. Mary’s 3 Wayne 0

Class 1A Region 1
Charter Oak-Ute 4 Whiting 1
Akron-Westfield 4 Remsen Union 0

Class 2A Region 8
Logan-Magnolia 9 Underwood 1
Treynor 7 Tri-Center 2

Class 2A Region 7
Des Moines Christian 2 Central Decatur 1
Fort Dodge, St. Edmond 9 Kuemper Catholic 0

Class 2A Region 2
Ridge View 8 Alta-Aurelia 0
North Union 10 West Hancock 0 (5 inn)

Class 2A Region 1
Lawton-Bronson 2 Woodbury Central 1
Western Christian 3 Central Lyon/George-Little Rock 2

Class 3A Region 8
Interstate-35 8 Clarinda 5
Bondurant-Farrar 12 Saydel 0 (6 inn)

Class 3A Region 2
OA-BCIG 5 Greene County 4 (9 inn)
Sergeant Bluff-Luton 11 MOC-Floyd Valley 4 (8 inn)

Friday’s area baseball scores (from 7/12/13)

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July 12th, 2013 by Ric Hanson

ADM, Adel 9, Lewis Central 6
Harlan 5, LeMars 4
Glenwood 9 Storm Lake 6
Storm Lake 6 Glenwood 2
Winterset 10 Creston 6

(Scores available as of 11:15-p.m.)

Pacific Coast League Baseball Scores/Weekend Schedule

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July 12th, 2013 by Ric Hanson

Friday’s Games (7/12/13)

Round Rock 7, Omaha 6

Iowa 3, Albuquerque 0

Saturday’s Games….

Albuquerque at Iowa, 7:05 p.m.

Round Rock at Omaha, 7:05 p.m.

Sunday’s Games…

Albuquerque at Iowa, 1:05 p.m.

Round Rock at Omaha, 2:05 p.m.

 

Injury accident near Brayton Friday night

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July 12th, 2013 by Ric Hanson

(There is an update to this story…please see the later posting)

One person was seriously injured during an accident late Friday night, near Brayton. According to dispatch reports, the accident happened just after 10-p.m. on County Trunk Road one mile east of Brayton. A single occupant of the vehicle was transported to the Cass County Memorial Hospital before being flown by Mercy 3 Helicopter to a hospital in Omaha. The chopper departed CCMH at around 11:35-p.m.

Medivac Ambulance was called to assist Brayton Fire and Rescue at the scene. Additional details are currently not available.

(Posted 10:50-p.m., Friday, updated 11:40-p.m.)