Glenn M. Hommerding, 47, St. Joseph

Glenn M. Hommerding

May 5, 1965-Feb. 24, 2013

Mass of Christian Burial celebrating the life of Glenn M. Hommerding, 47, of St. Joseph will be held at 2 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 28 in St. Joseph’s Catholic Church in St. Joseph. Hommerding died Sunday, Feb. 24 at home surrounded by his loving family after a two-year battle with ALS “Lou Gehrig’s Disease.” The Rev. Jerome Tupa, OSB will officiate.  Burial will be in the parish cemetery.[...]   Read More -->

Dog food recall

Hy-Vee dog food issued a voluntary recall throughout the Midwest Feb. 22. The company is recalling certain bags of Hy-Vee Complete Dog–Complete Nutrition and Hy-Vee Complete Dog–Bites, Bones and Squares after random routine testing performed by the Iowa Department of Agriculture found higher-than-normal levels of alflatoxin in some samples of the food. Alflatoxin is a naturally occurring toxic chemical contaminant found commonly in corn and other foods that has been linked to liver damage. People who have the recalled product should return or discard it immediately.[...]   Read More -->