When attempting to wrap 100 years of experiences into a neat little package with a bow, seldom can the life of a centenarian, a person who lives 100 years, be summed up by two stories. Valerie “Val” Koelker, who turns 100 May 29, is just such a lady. To know all you need to about Koelker’s s…

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Two-time state wrestling champion. Winner of 103 straight matches to end his high school career. Two-time NCAA Championship qualifier.

Doris Putz and Jr. Kruse, of Dyersville, were married 50 years ago, May 9, 1970, at SS Peter…

John G. White, 66, of Monticello passed away Saturday, May 16,…