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Reporter & Farmer photo by Amanda Fanger
A stone in memory of Leonard W. Acker stands at the Soldiers Circle in the Webster Cemetery. Acker’s remains are buried in the American War Cemetery Margraten, Netherlands. He was killed in action April 11, 1945 near Hannover, Germany. He was a Lily High School graduate and ancestor of Waubay resident Joel Bisgard.

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Descendents of Leonard Acker, WWII KIA,

found in area



by Amanda Fanger
reporter@reporterandfarmer.com


Thanks to a letter to this publication from a reader, a local descendent of a World War II soldier killed in action has been found.

In the May 2, 2016 issue of the Reporter & Farmer, an article titled “WWII Day County man gone but not forgotten” by this reporter told the story of Lily High School graduate Leonard Acker who died in Germany while serving his country during the war. Little was known of him, but through a collaborative effort from.…

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SPORTS



Make this count, Bearcats


Webster competes in 17 state track

meet events



by Emre K. Erku
sports@reporterandfarmer.com


Even a botched baton handoff couldn’t keep Webster’s Bearcats from advancing seven more state track qualifiers during regions May 20 in Groton.

“Pretty good day, overall,” said Webster head coach Bill Sawinsky. “We added seven more events to our agenda, to make a grand total of...

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