Thursday Sep 11
WHO-TV Des Moines
Different Kind Of Memorial In Albia
"I always said this: the veterans and their families would build this monument and that's basically the way it's been so far." This is the Welcome Home Soldier Memorial along Highway 34; Keller's dream of honoring veterans in completely different way.
KCCI-TV Des Moines
Techel sentenced for killing his pregnant wife
Turning to the crime beat. The sentence - life in prison without the possibility of parole for Seth Techel.
Iowa man to serve life in pregnant wife's slaying
An Iowa man convicted of killing his pregnant wife was sentenced to life in prison Wednesday after the victim's relatives called him a coward who betrayed and devastated their family. Relatives of Lisa Techel broke down in tears at the Monroe County Courthouse in Albia as they confronted Seth Techel for what they called the monstrous killing of their beloved sister and daughter.
The Fairfield Ledger
Maasdam Barns hosting bluegrass music, square dancing Saturday
As part of Fairfield's 175th birthday celebration, the Maasdam Barns Committee will host a bluegrass music concert and an outdoor square dance for the entire community Saturday, weather permitting, at the Maasdam Barns. From 2-4 p.m., there will be a free-will donation bluegrass concert.
William Lee McCombs Sr.
William Lee McCombs, 69, of Oskaloosa, died Tuesday, September 2, 2014, at the Hospice of Pella Comfort House in Pella. He was born January 13, 1945, in Newton, Iowa, the son of Glenn and Dorothy Brown McCombs.
St Albans office worker swaps shirt and tie for a 'mankini' to raise...
St Albans office worker swaps shirt and tie for a 'mankini' to raise more than A 2,000 on charity cycle A St Albans office worker swapped his shirt and tie for a "mankini" and raised more than A 2,000 by cycling 100 miles for charity.