Feb. 18, 1928 — Aug. 2, 2019   PROTIVIN - Alice A. Praska, age 91, of Protivin, Iowa, died on Friday, Aug. 2, 2019, at Accura HealthCare of Cresco, Iowa. A Mass of Christian Burial was held at Holy Trinity Catholic Church in Protivin on Aug. 6, 2019, with Father Jacob Rouse officiating. Burial was...
Howard County - There’s been a lot of talk about animals and the below zero temperatures that were to hit the area this week. Some forecasts had 30o below zero regular temperatures with wind chills going to 60o below. Farmers have been preparing for the cold weather since they heard it was coming....
May 14, 1926 — Nov. 1, 2018   Cresco - Ray Praska, age 92, of Cresco, Iowa passed away on Nov. 1, 2018 at Accura HealthCare Center in Cresco. Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 11 a.m. on Tuesday, Nov. 6, 2018, at Notre Dame Parish in Cresco, with Father Dennis Cain officiating. Burial will...
  Oct. 4, 1927 — June 22, 2018   New Hampton - Gloria A. Drilling, age 90, of New Hampton, Iowa, passed away on Friday, June 22, 2018 at Linn Haven Rehab and Health Care in New Hampton. Mass of Christian Burial will be at 10 a.m. on Friday, June 29, 2018 at Holy Family Parish in New Hampton, with...
  CRESCO - Nicolas “Nick” Vukelja of Panama made his third trip back to visit his host family, Marv and Jan Praska, last week. In 1993 Praskas learned through their church, St. Joseph (now Notre Dame), host families were needed for a cultural exchange program. It was only for a few months, so they...

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