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Le Mars Boys Track Wins State Qualifying Meet – Girls Qualify Six Events to State

The Le Mars boys track team had a meet for the ages on Friday night on the track surrounding Jim Lorenzen Field. The Bulldogs won the meet as a team with 135 points while qualifying 12 different events for the state meet in Des Moines. Head Coach Caleb Van Otterloo says it took a full team effort on Friday for the results to be this impressive.
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Chad Harpenau – Citizen of the Day

Chad Harpenau of Le Mars is the KLEM Citizen of the Day for May 16, 2022. Chad is a farmer and pork producer and today is his birthday. He may pick up a pizza from Pizza Hut in Le Mars, a long stemmed rose from Le Mars Hy Vee Floral Department and car wash from 12th Street Touchless or Highway 75 Touchless Auto Wash and Pet Wash.

Governor Ricketts expects special session if Roe v. Wade overturned

Perennial foods come from plants that grow every year without needing to be re-planted. YMCA of Lincoln collecting swimsuits for kids in grant-based swim programs. The YMCA of Lincoln is supporting seven local community learning centers this summer, with all of the swimsuits going to kids in these programs. Swapped...

Le Mars Girls Tennis Bows Out in Regional Semifinals

Le Mars girls tennis opened their regional team bracket play on Saturday with a big 5-2 win over Bishop Heelan. The Bulldogs had struggled to beat the Crusaders earlier on in the season, so it was nice for Head Coach Tifany Wright to see her team get a convincing win to open the postseason.

Patricia Kesler

Patricia Kesler, 72 of Webster City, former longtime resident of Le Mars, died Wednesday, April 20, 2022 at her home. A Celebration of Life will be held at 10:30 a.m. Friday, May 27, 2022 at First Congregational – U.C.C. in Webster City. Visitation will be one hour prior to the funeral in the fellowship hall at the church. Foster Funeral and Cremation Center is entrusted with the services.

KLEM Area State Track Qualifiers

Many Plymouth County athletes qualified for the 2022 State Track Meet in Des Moines. We have compiled a list of those qualifiers and when they will compete at State. The State Track Meet runs from Thursday, May 19 through Saturday, May 21 at Drake Stadium. Thursday:. Girls Shuttle Hurdle: Remsen...
Sioux City Journal

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Sioux City Journal

A look at area automatic qualifiers from Friday's track meets

Runners, jumpers and throwers in the Siouxland had to wait a day to compete in state-qualifying meets on Friday, as severe weather postponed the meets on Thursday. Here’s a look at the Top 2 placewinners at the 1A Lawton, 2A Cherokee and 3A Le Mars meets on Friday. Those Top 2 finishers automatically qualified for the state meet, which begins Thursday in Des Moines.

Funeral notices

Clyde Lane, 90, of Holstein passed away Feb. 3, 2022. Graveside services with military rites Tuesday, May 24, at 10:3 am at Jefferson Municipal Cemetery. Survivors: sons David Lane (Mary) of Algona and Neal Lane (Debra Frey) of Reedsburg, WI; grandchildren: Kelley Lowe (Billy) and Kristen Russell (Paul “P.J.”) of Jefferson, IA, Kale Cummings (Ashlee) of West Des Moines, and Nick Lane (Jessica) and Jake Lane (Casey) of Algona; great-grandchildren: Addyson Lane, Camden Lane, Maggie Lane, Eleanor Lane, Kaden Lowe, Tegan Lowe, William Lowe, Tori Lowe, Tia Lowe (Ben), Collin Russell and Lane Russell; great-great-grandson Wrenly; brothers Bill Lane (Pat) of Urbandale and Ron Lane (Pat) of Des Moines; sister Pat Triplett of Mesa, AZ; sister and brother-in-law Audrey and Merrill Larsh of Las Vegas, NV; other relatives and friends. Slininger-Schroeder Funeral Home of Jefferson, 515-386-2171.

Randy Holsinger

Randy Holsinger, 68 of Remsen, Iowa, passed away on Sunday, May 15, 2022 at Floyd Valley Healthcare in Le Mars. A Memorial Service with military honors will be 11:00 a.m., Saturday, May 21, 2022, at Rexwinkel Funeral Home in Le Mars. Visitation with the family present will begin at 10:00 a.m., Saturday, May 21, 2022, at the funeral home. Expressions of sympathy may be expressed to the family through