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Army Maj. Jamie R. Clasen has graduated from the Command and General Staff Officers’ Course at the Army Command and General Staff College, Fort Leavenworth, Kansas. The college is the Army’s senior tactical school.

Trees Forever recognizes Patti Hoffman of Preston with the Outstanding Volunteer Award. She received the award during the Iowa City Annual Celebration and Award Dinner on June 13 at the Celebration Farm, Iowa City.

Trees Forever, Linn County, Indian Creek Soil Health Partnership, and partners are “creating a buzz” this summer through a series of field days and tours teaching the public about the needs of pollinators and establishing high quality pollinator habitat.

Ara “Aj” and Kristin Bowman of Maquoketa are the parents of a daughter, Charli Lyn, born June 28, 2019, at Finley Hospital in Dubuque.

Billy and Tina (Till) Coakley of Maquoketa are the parents of daughter, Molly Ila Coakley. 

Curt and Lucy Zeimet of Bellevue, together with Debbie Malloy-Thorpe and Jan Raymond of Lake Placid, Florida, are pleased to announce the marriage of their children, Grant and Jessica.

Maquoketa Chapter BX, P.E.O. members Cari Klemme, Pamela Crawford and Mary Ann Hayward attended the 127th annual convention of Iowa State P.E.O. Sisterhood held June 1 and 2 in Des Moines. 

Jared and Amy (Lahey) DeLarm of Maquoketa are the parents of a son, Bennett Richard, born April 16, 2019, in Dubuque.

nTrent Bollman of Maquoketa graduated with B.A. degrees in communication and Applied Critical Thought and Inquiry from William Jewell College as part of the Spring 2019 class at a ceremony on May 18 on campus. 

Andrew and Stephanie Knoebel are the parents of a son, William Grant Knoebel, born Tuesday, June 4, 2019, in Dallas, Texas.