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Dubuque, IA police confirm death of 45-year-old missing woman Jance Reisdorf | KCRG-TV9 | Cedar Rapids, Iowa News, Sports, and Weather

DUBUQUE — Dubuque police confirm a 45-year-old woman was found dead in her vehicle Wednesday night.

Jance Reisdorf was found dead in her car at approximately 10:30 p.m. 22 more words


Dubuque, IA police search for missing 45-year-old woman Jance Reisdorf | KCRG-TV9 | Cedar Rapids, Iowa News, Sports, and Weather

DUBUQUE — Dubuque police are asking for the public’s help in searching for a missing 45-year-old woman.

Jance Reisdorf’s family reported her missing Sunday. They told police says she was last seen Friday driving her gold 2004 Pontiac Sunfire 2-door with Iowa plates.


Why I'm glad Gerald Krutsinger didn't ban sledding on his farm

In 1975 or thereabouts, three young boys enjoyed racing on a toboggan down the hills on the farm where they lived in southern Iowa.

If they were to do it again 40 years later in a growing list of Iowa cities and counties, they would be breaking the law.  585 more words


Calgarians embrace sledding, despite controversy | Video

Helicopter parenting, bubble-wrapped kids. Adults who worry too much, and children who spend too much time indoors.

We’re told these are all growing trends in today’s society, but there was little evidence of it Sunday afternoon at one of Calgary’s most popular toboggan runs. 447 more words

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Neal McEvoy

Carr, Adams and Collier/Caradco, 1941 t0 1976, Assistant Plant Manager

I started at Caradco in 1941. I was just out of high school—18 years old. I was an office boy at first and then they moved me into industrial engineering. 335 more words

Tim Olson

Jean Hinds

Started at Caradco in 1953. Worked as a secretary in the traffic department for 20 years.

It was so funny how I got that job. I’d just come to Dubuque and I was working up at this Beadle, Smith and Weber up on Central. 278 more words

Tim Olson

Robby Soave: In Joyless Nanny State Called America, Government Prohibits Sledding

Reason Magazine: Don’t have too much fun. In fact, don’t have any fun. You could hurt yourself! That’s the thinking of all too many government entities these days—and it’s why local officials are increasingly likely to shut down the neighborhood sledding hill. 289 more words