Friday Aug 8
Robert Dean Kratoska
Funeral services for Robert Dean Kratoska, 73, Chelsea, were Thursday, Aug. 7, 2014, at St. Micheal's Catholic Church, Belle Plaine, with Deacon Joe Behounek officiating.
President signs disaster declaration for Tama County
The office of Iowa Governor Terry Branstad said notice was received on Tuesday, Aug. 5, which said President Obama approved the Governor's request for a Presidential Disaster Declaration for 22 counties including Tama impacted by severe weather in June and July.
What A week
Last weekend, about fifty Shedas, , got together for their annual reunion. Many states have been infected with "Sheda-itis," meaning only that Shedas live in that particular state.
The flood, reunion, birthday and other stuff
In my years living in Chelsea, I've lived through many a flood. From the pictures I saw this year, this one looked bad.
Patrol identifies traffic victim at Vining
Dennis W. Ohlen 58, Chelsea, has been identified as the driver killed in a two vehicle head-on collision near Vining on Thursday morning, July 10, by the Iowa State Patrol.