News Archive

Spirit Lake Police Seek Suspect in Purse Theft at Spirit Lake Walmart

Fri 1-30-2015 []

(Spirit Lake)-Security camera captured image of unidentified man.

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Storm Lake fire causes $10,000 in damage to home

Fri 1-30-2015 []

(Storm Lake)-Officials rule fire electrical in nature.

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Rural Alta Robbery Results in High-Speed Pursuit and Arrest of Suspect

Fri 1-30-2015 []

(Alta)-An Alta man was arrested Thursday evening in connection with an armed robbery at a rural Alta home.

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Winterfest in Worthington, Minnesota January 30-31

Fri 1-30-2015 []

(Worthington)-Festivities include Fishing Tournament and Deep Freeze Dip in Lake Okabena.

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7th Annual Coaches versus Cancer in Spirit Lake Friday

Fri 1-30-2015 []

Fake $20 Bill Turns Up In Estherville

Thu 1-29-2015 []

(Estherville)-- Estherville police are investigating an incident in which a fake $20 bill showed up at a financial institution.

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Clay County Traffic Stop Results In Multiple Charges

Thu 1-29-2015 []

(Spencer)-- A traffic stop Monday night on Highway 18 in Clay county resulted in multiple charges against an Orange City woman.

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Legislative Forums To Resume Next Saturday

Thu 1-29-2015 []

(Spencer)-- Legislative forums featuring area lawmakers will resume Saturday, February 7th.

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Spencer Tourism Grant Offers Assistance To Those Planning Events

Thu 1-29-2015 []

(Spencer)-- The Clay County Convention and Visitors Bureau is accepting grant applications for the Spencer Tourism Grant.

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Officials Say It's A Wonder No One Was Hurt In A Crash Earlier This Week In O'Brien County

Thu 1-29-2015 []

(Hartley)-- Authorities say it's a wonder no one was hurt in a single-vehicle crash this past Sunday in O'Brien county.

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Judge Orders Resentencing For Christopher Fitzpatrick

Thu 1-29-2015 []

(Spencer)-- A Spencer man sentenced to 45 years in jail for the death of 59-year-old Edward Kitto will be re-sentenced.

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Daily Almanac For Thursday, January 29th, 2015

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Dickinson County To Apply For Federal Funding Assistance To Re-Surface A Heavily Traveled Road

Wed 1-28-2015 []

(Spirit Lake)-- It would still be several years before it actually happens, but some improvements could be in the works for a heavily traveled road in southern Dickinson county.

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Possible Injuries Reported In Hwy 86 Collision

Wed 1-28-2015 []

(Spirit Lake)-- The Dickinson County Sheriff's Office has released details into a two-vehicle collision last Thursday on Highway 86 that resulted in possible injuries to one person.

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Daily Almanac For Wednesday, January 28th, 2015

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Vehicle Crashes Into Trees After Driver Suffers Medical Issues

Tue 1-27-2015 []

(Emmetsburg)-- One person was sent to the hospital following a single-vehicle crash shortly before 7:00 a.m. this (Tues.) morning in the 3500 block of North Huron Street in Palo Alto county.

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Assisted Living Center Resident Accused Of Keeping Pot In His Room

Tue 1-27-2015 []

(Ruthven)-- A resident of an assisted living center in Ruthven faces drug charges after authorities received a report of a suspicious smell coming from the man's room.

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ATV Crash Injures Couple

Tue 1-27-2015 []

(Emmetsburg)-- An accident this past Sunday involving an all-terrain-vehicle in Palo Alto county injured a West Bend couple.

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Boy Accused Of Stabbing 9-Year-Old-Brother

Tue 1-27-2015 []

(Storm Lake)-- A 10-year-old Storm Lake boy has been charged with aggravated assault for allegedly stabbing his 9-year-old brother in the back.

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Bomgaars Taking Over Former ALCO Stores In Several States

Tue 1-27-2015 []

(Sioux City)-- Bomgaars has announced it's acquired the leases and fixtures of 12 former ALCO stores in Wyoming, Idaho, South Dakota and Nebraska.

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Sheldon Man Accused Of Sexually Abusing Boy

Tue 1-27-2015 []

(Sheldon)-- A Sheldon man is accused of sexually abusing a 16-year-old boy at a residence in Matlock.

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Daily Almanac For Tuesday, January 27th, 2015

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Okoboji School Board Approves Option And Financing For New Middle School

Mon 1-26-2015 []

(Milford)-- Voters in the Okoboji School District will head to the polls April 7th to vote on a proposal to build a new 62,000 square foot 5th through 8th grade middle school adjacent to the high school in Milford at an estimated cost of $14.7 million, and to ask voters to increase the district's Physical Plant and Equipment Levy from 33 cents per thousand dollars of valuation currently to $1.34 per thousand for 10 years.

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Dickinson County Nature Center to begin new Art & Nature Series January 28

Mon 1-26-2015 []

(Okoboji)-New art gallery now open at facility.

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Bedell Family YMCA Bids Farewell To Outgoing Board Members And Welcomes Incoming Ones

Mon 1-26-2015 []

(Spirit Lake)-- Outgoing board members of the Bedell Family YMCA Board of Directors were honored for their service by CEO Norm Johnson at this (Mon.) morning's board meeting.

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Dickinson County Audit Report Released

Mon 1-26-2015 []

(Des Moines)-- An audit of Dickinson county's finances for the year ended June 20th, 2014 show local tax revenue totaled $48.7 million, which included $784,099 in tax credits from the state.

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OST Announces Upcoming Season Of Performances

Mon 1-26-2015 []

(Okoboji)-- One of the highlights each year during Winter Games weekend is the unveiling of the schedule of performances for the upcoming season at Okoboji Summer Theatre.

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Daily Almanac For Monday, January 26th, 2015

Mon 1-26-2015 []

Okoboji Summer Theatre announces 2015 Performance Schedule

Sat 1-24-2015 []

(Okoboji)-The upcoming season will be the 58th for the theatre in Okoboji.

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Estherville Police Investigate Domestic Assault

Sat 1-24-2015 []

 

(Estherville)-- Estherville police are investigating a domestic assault that took place this past Thursday at a residence in the 100 block of North 13th Street.

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Spirit Lake High to host Jazz Band Festival January 26

Fri 1-23-2015 []

(Spirit Lake)-8 area bands to participate Monday's festival.

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Estherville man faces multiple charges

Fri 1-23-2015 []

(Estherville)-A suspect remains at large following Thursday's incident.

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DNR Bringing In Additional Enforcement Officers For Winter Games Weekend

Fri 1-23-2015 []

(Arnolds Park)-- Winter Games weekend is here, and lakes area officials say they're ready for the onslaught of people the event brings to the area each year.

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Spencer Hospital Purchases Milford Family Care Clinic Building

Fri 1-23-2015 []

(Spencer)-- The board of trustees of Spencer Hospital have voted to approve purchasing the building that houses the Milford Family Care Clinic in north Milford for $473,000.

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Spencer Woman Arrested On Warrant

Fri 1-23-2015 []

(Emmetsburg)-- A Spencer woman wanted on a warrant for a probation violation was taken into custody Thursday evening by authorities in Palo Alto county

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Bills Introduced In Legislature Would Restore Power Of School Districts To Start The School Year Early

Fri 1-23-2015 []

(Des Moines)-- Lawmakers have introduced several bills in the Iowa Legislature that would restore the power of school districts to start the school year early.

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Daily Almanac For Friday, January 23rd, 2015

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New Executive Director On The Job At PLAC

Thu 1-22-2015 []

(Okoboji)-- The Pearson Lakes Art Center has a new Executive Director.

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8th Annual People's Art Project on Saturday during Winter Games

Thu 1-22-2015 []

Pre-registration encouraged by Friday at noon.

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Winter Games Milestone

Thu 1-22-2015 []

(Arnolds Park)-- This year marks a major milestone for the University of Okoboji Winter Games.

 

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Auto$mart Finance Store Announces New Manager

Thu 1-22-2015 []

(Spirit Lake)-- A Lake Park native has been hired as the new Manager of the Auto$mart Finance store in Spirit Lake.

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SL Man Faces Charges In Physical Altercation

Thu 1-22-2015 []

(Spirit Lake)-- A physical altercation with a woman has resulted in charges against a Spirit Lake man.

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SL Man Accused Of Sexually Abusing 14-Year-Old Girl

Thu 1-22-2015 []

(Spirit Lake)-- A Spirit Lake man is accused in court documents of sexually abusing a 14-year-old girl.

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Hwy 60 Crash Injures Woman

Thu 1-22-2015 []

(Windom, Mn.)-- One person was injured in a single vehicle crash Wednesday on Highway 60 in Cottonwood county.

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SL Police Participate In IPLEDGE Program

Thu 1-22-2015 []

(Spirit Lake)-- Spirit Lake police say they'll once again be part of a program to keep tobacco, alternative nicotine and vapor products out of the hands of youth.

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Corridor Gearing Up For Prepare To Launch Program

Thu 1-22-2015 []

(Spencer)-- Area residents looking into the possibility of starting up their own business will want to check out a special program the Iowa Lakes Corridor Development Corporation will be offering next month.

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Department Of Ed Distributes School Start Date Guidelines

Thu 1-22-2015 []

Daily Almanac For Thursday, January 22nd, 2015

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Pianist Glenn Henrickson in concert at Sami Center Saturday night

Wed 1-21-2015 []

(Spirit Lake)-Tickets available in advance and at the door.

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Search Results In Drug Arrests

Wed 1-21-2015 []

(Sibley)-- A Sibley couple faces drug charges following a search warrant that was executed Monday on a residence in Sibley.

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Texas Company Seeks IUB Approval For Oil Pipeline

Wed 1-21-2015 []

(Des Moines)-- A Texas company has formally asked the Iowa Utilities Board to approve plans to run an underground oil pipeline through Iowa.

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Daily Almanac For Wednesday, January 21st, 2015

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Spirit Lake 8th grade fundraiser on Thursday for Washington DC trip

Tue 1-20-2015 []

(Spirit Lake)-Soup Supper to be held during athletic activities at High School.

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New Fashion Pork Withdraws Permit App. For Superior Township Confinement Operation

Tue 1-20-2015 []

(Spencer)-- We have word this (Tues.) afternoon New Fashion Pork has apparently withdrawn its application to build a 4,400 head hog operation on the Iowa/Minnesota border in Superior Township, in the far northeastern corner of Dickinson county.

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O'Brien County Crash Results In Serious Injuries

Tue 1-20-2015 []

(Sheldon)-- A single vehicle crash Monday on Highway 60 north of Sheldon seriously injured several people.

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Blaze Heavily Damages House

Tue 1-20-2015 []

(Greenville)-- Extensive damage was reported in a house fire Monday in Greenville that was battled by three fire departments.

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Polaris Industries Enters Electric Motorcycle Business

Tue 1-20-2015 []

(Plymouth, Mn.)-- Polaris Industries, Incorporated is entering the electric motorcycle business.

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Osceola County Traffic Stop Results In Drug Arrest

Tue 1-20-2015 []

(Sibley)-- A traffic stop early Sunday landed a Milford man in jail on drug charges.

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Graettinger Man Arrested On Burglary Warrant

Tue 1-20-2015 []

(Emmetsburg)-- A Graettinger man wanted on a valid warrant charging him with burglary in the 3rd degree was arrested over the past weekend.

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Estherville Pursuit Results In Multiple Charges

Tue 1-20-2015 []

(Estherville)-- An Estherville man faces multiple charges in connection with a pursuit early Sunday in Estherville.

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Daily Almanac For Tuesday, January 20th, 2015

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Echo Plus transitions under Hope Haven

Mon 1-19-2015 []

(Spirit Lake)-Group hopes to continue programs to help challenged individuals.

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Two Arrested in Clay County Traffic Stop

Mon 1-19-2015 []

(Spencer)-- A traffic stop Sunday evening in Clay county resulted in drug charges against a Spencer woman.

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Man Wanted On Warrant For Burglary Arrested In Palo Alto County

Mon 1-19-2015 []

(Emmetsburg)-- A Graettinger man wanted on a valid warrant charging him with burglary in the 3rd degree was arrested over the weekend.

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Welfare Check Results In Minor In Possession Charges Against Four

Mon 1-19-2015 []

(Rock Rapids)-- A welfare check on a vehicle early Saturday in Lyon county resulted in charges of minor in possession being filed against four people under the age of 21.

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Officials Again Warn Of Dangerous Ice Conditions On Iowa Great Lakes

Mon 1-19-2015 []

(Spirit Lake)-- An enforcement officer with the Iowa Department of Natural Resources says the decision by chamber officials to pull Winter Games activities off the ice was a good one.

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Daily Almanac For Monday, January 19th, 2015

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Fairmont Foods To Cease Operations

Sat 1-17-2015 []

(Fairmont, Mn.)-- Fairmont Foods plans to close in March, putting 167 employees out of work.

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Iowa Lakes Jazz Band Contest January 21-22

Fri 1-16-2015 []

(Estherville)-Hundreds of regional High School students will compete

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Traffic Stop Results In Drug Charges

Fri 1-16-2015 []

(Armstrong)-- A traffic stop in Armstrong Thursday evening landed a man in jail on drug charges.

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People's Art Project Moved Off Ice

Fri 1-16-2015 []

(Wahpeton)-- Sketchy ice conditions have forced organizers to relocate another Winter Games event. It was announced today (Fri.) the People's Environmental Art Project is being moved off the ice and will instead be held in a field next to the First Lutheran Church in West Okoboji.

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Daily Almanac For Friday, January 16th, 2015

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Bank Midwest Expanding To Sioux Falls

Thu 1-15-2015 []

(Sioux Falls, S.D.)-- Bank Midwest announced today (Thurs.) it's expanding it service territory to the Sioux Falls area.

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IRRMA 3rd Saturday and Rock the Roof during 2015 Winter Games

Thu 1-15-2015 []

(Arnold's Park)-Iowa Rock n Roll Museum to open for Winter Games.

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Investigation By Clay County Authorities Results In Charges Against Des Moines Man And Woman

Thu 1-15-2015 []

(Spencer)-- Two people from Des Moines wanted on warrants out of Polk county also face charges in Clay county stemming from an investigation earlier in the week.

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Suspect Arrested In Estherville Assault Case

Thu 1-15-2015 []

(Estherville)-- Estherville police say they've arrested and charged a suspect in connection with the alleged assault of a woman on Monday.

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Bedell Family YMCA Awarded Grant Promoting Healthy Eating

Thu 1-15-2015 []

(Spirit Lake)-- The Bedell Family YMCA has been awarded a grant through a program that encourages kids to adopt healthy eating habits.

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Construction Accident Injures Four Men

Thu 1-15-2015 []

(Milford)-- A construction accident Wednesday at the GF Land Storage facility on the north edge of Milford injured four men.

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Daily Almanac For Thursday, January 15th, 2015

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Cherokee Jazz and Blues Festival January 16 & 17

Wed 1-14-2015 []

Winter Games Activities Being Moved Off Ice Due To Highly Variable Conditions

Wed 1-14-2015 []

(Arnolds Park)-- Officials with the Iowa Great Lakes Area Chamber of Commerce announced today (Wed.) this year's University of Okoboji Winter Games are being moved off the ice due to highly variable conditions.

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Spencer Man Sentenced On Sexual Exploitation Charges

Wed 1-14-2015 []

(Spencer)-- A Spencer man arrested last April on sexual exploitation charges has been sentenced in Clay County District Court.

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Voluntary Action Center Awarded Grant Through Alliant Energy Foundation

Wed 1-14-2015 []

Daily Almanac For Wednesday, January 14th, 2015

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NW Ia Woman Convicted Of Charges She Pretended To Be A Nurse To Obtain Prescription Drugs

Wed 1-14-2015 []

(Storm Lake)-- A northwest Iowa woman has been convicted of charges she pretended to be a nurse to obtain prescription drugs to sell.

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Applications due for Worthington's Winterfest Royalty

Tue 1-13-2015 []

Free resume and job search workshop offered at Estherville Public Library

Tue 1-13-2015 []

Authorities Arrest Man Wanted On Warrants

Tue 1-13-2015 []

(Emmetsburg)-- A man wanted on warrants out of Palo Alto county has been taken into custody.

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Hallgren Moving On To New Venue

Tue 1-13-2015 []

(Spencer)-- The man who's been overseeing events and operations at the Clay County Regional Events Center is moving on.

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Okoboji School Board Reviews Options And Cost Estimates For Middle School

Tue 1-13-2015 []

(Milford)-- The Okoboji School Board Monday evening reviewed four options and cost estimates from an architectural firm designed to address a space crunch at the district's Middle School. Read More

Daily Almanac For Tuesday, January 13th, 2015

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Lakes Area Marina Recognized

Mon 1-12-2015 []

(Okoboji)-- Special honors for a lakes area boat dealer. Read More

Busted Party Results In Five Arrests

Mon 1-12-2015 []

(Graettinger)-- An investigation into a report of suspicious activity near the Catholic Church in Graettinger Friday evening resulted in the arrests of five people under 21 years of age for possession of alcohol.

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U Of O Winter Games Cheerleaders Announced (1)

Mon 1-12-2015 []

(Arnolds Park)-- Officials Friday announced this year's slate of cheerleaders for the 35th annual University of Okoboji Winter Games. Read More

Vehicle Goes Into Median

Mon 1-12-2015 []

(Jackson, Mn.)--Two people were injured Friday when a vehicle they were in went into the median on Interstate 90 near Jackson. Read More

Daily Almanac For Monday, January 12th, 2015

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Subject Of People's Art Project Selected

Fri 1-9-2015 []

(Wahpeton)-- The People's Art Project for the 35th University of Okoboji Winter Games will depict a 160 foot-long snail crawling across the ice.

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Okoboji Foundation 2015 Grant Application available online

Fri 1-9-2015 []

Grants available to Lakes area non-profits.

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DNR Postpones Scharnberg Pond Trout Stocking

Fri 1-9-2015 []

(Spencer)-- The extreme cold has forced the Iowa Department of Natural Resources to postpone its trout stocking at Scharnberg Pond in Spencer.

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Some Reminders For Snowmobile Operators

Fri 1-9-2015 []

(Spirit Lake)-- The recent snowfall has snowmobile operators hitting the trails once again.

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Two Suspects Arrested And Charged In Bar Burglary

Fri 1-9-2015 []

(Rock Rapids)-- Authorities in Lyon county say charges have been filed against two suspects in the burglary of a bar.

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Search Results In Multiple Drug Arrests

Fri 1-9-2015 []

(Orange City)-- The execution of a search warrant Wednesday on an apartment in Orange City resulted in multiple drug-related arrests.

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Car Collides With Semi

Fri 1-9-2015 []

(Butterfield, Mn.)-- One person was injured Thursday when a car and semi collided on Highway 60 east of Butterfield.

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Hwy 15 Crash Injures Woman

Fri 1-9-2015 []

(Fairmont, Mn.)-- A two-vehicle collision in Martin county during Thursday's whiteout sent one person to the hospital.

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Car Rearends Semi

Fri 1-9-2015 []

(Heron Lake, Mn.)-- Minor injuries were reported when a car rearended a semi during Thursday's whiteout.

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Des Moines Water Works Board Votes To Sue Three NW Iowa Counties

Fri 1-9-2015 []

(Des Moines)-- The Des Moines Water Works Board has voted unanimously to sue three northwest Iowa counties, holding them responsible for the high nitrate levels in rivers the utility uses for source water.

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Daily Almanac For Friday, January 9th, 2015

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Southwest Minnesota Wind Farm Declares Bankruptcy

Thu 1-8-2015 []

(Minneapolis, Mn.)-- Farmers and land owners who invested in two small wind farms in southwest Minnesota have filed for bankruptcy reorganization.

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ILCC Seeks Award Nominations

Thu 1-8-2015 []

(Estherville)-- The Iowa Lakes Community College Alumni and Friends Association is seeking nominations for the 23rd Jim Hall Outstanding Alumni Award.

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Palo Alto County Authorities Arrest Minnesota Man On Warrants

Thu 1-8-2015 []

(Emmetsburg)-- A southern Minnesota man faces charges in connection with a personal injury accident that took place the day after Christmas in Palo Alto county.

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Fire Destroys Apartment House in Estherville

Thu 1-8-2015 []

(Estherville)-- Fire destroyed an apartment house Wednesday in Estherville.

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Daily Almanac For Thursday, January 8th, 2015

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Spirit Lake Alumni Nighto to benefit Walz Family

Wed 1-7-2015 []

Alumni night to include a full day of activities, games and fundraising

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Des Moines Water Works Threatening To Sue Several NW Iowa Counties Over Nitrate Issue

Wed 1-7-2015 []

(Des Moines)-- An official says Des Moines Water Works likely will sue three northwest Iowa counties that manage drainage districts with high concentrations of nitrates.

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Oath Of Office Administered To Joni Ernst

Wed 1-7-2015 []

(Washington, D.C.)-- The first woman ever to represent Iowa in Congress was sworn into office Tuesday in Washington, D.C.

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Authorities investigate an incident in which a gate was damaged at the Mid-American Pipeline Terminal

Wed 1-7-2015 []

(Sanborn)-- Authorities in O'Brien county are investigating an incident in which a gate was damaged at the Mid-American Pipeline Terminal a mile west of Sanborn near the junction of Highways 59 and 18.

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Farmer And Retired Postal Employee Elected To House District 4 Seat

Wed 1-7-2015 []

(Orange City)-- A farmer and retired postal service employee from rural Boyden has been elected to the House District 4 seat.

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Today Marks Anniversary Of Historic Blizzard

Wed 1-7-2015 []

(Estherville)-- Today, January 7th, marks the anniversary of a severe blizzard that struck the region back in 1873.

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Blizzard Possible Late Thursday Afternoon And Night

Wed 1-7-2015 []

(Spirit Lake)-- Even more dangerous winter weather may be headed our way.

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Daily Almanac For Wednesday, January 7th, 2015

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Dickinson County Nature Center to host Radon awareness program

Tue 1-6-2015 []

(Okoboji)-The Dickinson County Nature Center to hold program on radon awareness

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Local Marina Contributes To Hill Ave. Apartments Fire Victims

Tue 1-6-2015 []

(Okoboji)-- A local marina has has raised nearly $2,700 to assist victims of the December 7th Hill Avenue Apartments fire.

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Extreme Cold Has Authorities Reminding Everyone To Take Appropriate Precautions

Tue 1-6-2015 []

(Spirit Lake)-- Forecasts of wind chills dropping to as low as -40 degrees by Wednesday morning has officials warning people to take the necessary precautions.

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Daily Almanac For Tuesday, January 6th, 2015

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No Injuries Reported In SL House Fire

Mon 1-5-2015 []

(Spirit Lake)-- No injuries were reported in a house fire this (Mon.) afternoon in Spirit Lake.

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Snow Storm To Affect Region Through Evening Hours

Mon 1-5-2015 []

(Spirit Lake)-- A snow producing system will continue to affect the region into the evening hours this (Mon.) evening, before moving out of the region later tonight.

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Vandals Hit Okamanpedan State Park

Mon 1-5-2015 []

(Estherville)-- Emmet county authorities are investigating several incidents of vandalism at Okamanpedan State Park.

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Clay County Crash Results In Minor Injury

Mon 1-5-2015 []

(Spencer)-- Minor injuries were reported in a single vehicle crash early Sunday in the 3400 mile of Clay County Road N18.

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Corridor Rep Elected To Executive Board Of Young Professionals Of Iowa

Mon 1-5-2015 []

(Spencer)-- A special honor for the Iowa Lakes Corridor Development Corporation's Communications and Events Coordinator.

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Name Change For Local Car Dealership

Mon 1-5-2015 []

(Jackson, Mn.)-- A local car dealership is starting the new year with a big change.

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Snowmobilers Go Through Ice On East Lake Okoboji

Mon 1-5-2015 []

(Okoboji)-- A close call late Sunday afternoon for some snowmobilers who fell through the ice on East Lake Okoboji.

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Winter Storm To Dump 7 To 8 Inches Of Snow

Mon 1-5-2015 []

(Spirit Lake)-- As if the brutal cold wasn't enough, we can now add more snow to the winter equation.

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Daily Almanac For Monday, January 5th, 2015

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First Baby Of 2015 Born At Spencer Hospital

Sat 1-3-2015 []

(Spencer)-- The first baby of 2015 has been born at Spencer Hospital.

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Ice Conditions On Iowa Great Lakes Said To Be Highly Variable

Fri 1-2-2015 []

 

(Spirit Lake)-- Ice conditions on the Iowa Great Lakes remain highly variable, even in light of the recent cold weather.

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Authorities Investigate Burglary At Spencer Manufacturer

Fri 1-2-2015 []

(Spencer)-- The Spencer Police Department is investigating an incident in which someone gained entry to the Tecton Industries plant and used a forklift to load and remove several thousand pounds of aluminum, stainless steel and brass.

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IRRMA Announces 2015 Hall Of Fame Inductees

Fri 1-2-2015 []

(Arnolds Park)-- The Iowa Rock 'n Roll Music Association has released its list of inductees into its 2015 Hall of Fame.

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Red Cross Seeking Nominees For Heroes Of The Heartland

Fri 1-2-2015 []

(Undated)-- The American Red Cross is accepting nominations for its "Heroes of the Heartland" program which recognizes individuals whose extraordinary acts of courage make them someone's hero.

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Nobles County Traffic Incident

Fri 1-2-2015 []

(Worthington, Mn.)-- A collision between a van and a pickup Thursday at an intersection of Highway 60 and a Nobles county road injured a teen.

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SL Man Accused Of Neglecting Elderly Mother

Fri 1-2-2015 []

(Spirit Lake)-- A Spirit Lake man has been charged for neglecting to provide adequate medical attention to his elderly mother.

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Dickinson County Collision Injures Two

Fri 1-2-2015 []

(Spirit Lake)-- A two-vehicle collision Wednesday on Dickinson County Road M-56 near Eleanor Bedell State Park sent two people to the hospital and resulted in the road being shut down in that area for some time.

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Daily Almanac For Friday, January 2nd, 2015

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