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Death Notice: Dr. Leroy E. “Doc” Friesen

Dr. Leroy E. “Doc” Friesen, age 79 of Menno, S.D., passed away on Tuesday, Sept.

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Car show a success despite morning rain

As expected, rain dampened the Menno community Saturday morning, Sept. 7, as members of the Menno Fire Department and others were gearing up for another car show. But that’s where the bad news ends.

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Menno Public School and the larger Menno community is closing in on another Homecoming Friday — the traditional exclamation point on a week of “Wolves Pride.” Friday, Sept.

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Ruth Tyler

Ruth Arlene Tyler, age 94, peacefully entered into the presence of her Lord and Savior Jesus Christ on Aug. 29, 2019, at Oakview Terrace nursing home in Freeman, S.D. 

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Gladys Wieman

Gladys Wieman, age 102, was born Jan. 1, 1917 in Boyden, Iowa to Christian and Everena (Verrips) Rowenhorst. She had five brothers and three sisters. All grew up on a farm by Monroe, S.D., where she graduated high school in 1935. 

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Delores Golder

Delores Ann (Tschetter) Golder, 75, passed away peacefully on Aug. 31, 2019 in her home surrounded by her loving family. Delores was born to Joe A. and Elizabeth (Gross) Tschetter on May 4, 1944. Delores cherished her family and friends.

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This was the condition of the Freeman Prairie Arboretum Wednesday morning, Sept. 11 following heavy overnight rains. While the community didn't see the damage felt elsewhere, more than three inches of rain in Freeman was an unwelcomed guest.

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