News Archive

Spirit Lake Robotics Team to Compete in Minneapolis

Tue 3-31-2015 []

(Spirit Lake)-Team Terminator designed and built 6 foot tall robot.

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Two Young Men From OHS Selected For Boys State

Tue 3-31-2015 []

(Milford)-- Two young men from Okoboji High School have been selected to attend Boys State, a program put on by the American Legion.

 

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LRH Foundation Raises Funds To Purchase CPR Machines

Tue 3-31-2015 []

(Spirit Lake)-- Funds raised by the Lakes Regional Healthcare Foundation have made it possible for officials to purchase two LUCAS CPR machines.

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Grassfire Near Wallingford Burns 50 Acres And Some Trees

Tue 3-31-2015 IA"], ["Wallingford

(Wallingford)-- Here's proof as just how high the fire danger is right now.

 

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Daily Almanac For Tuesday, March 31st, 2015

Tue 3-31-2015 []

Gottsche Wins Career Preparedness Award

Mon 3-30-2015 []

(Emmetsburg)-Iowa Lakes Welding Instructor receives Iowa DOE Award.

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Red Flag Warning posted Until 8PM Monday

Mon 3-30-2015 []

(Okoboji)-Strong winds and dry conditions creating critical fire weather.

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Weekend Traffic Stop Results In Drug Charges

Mon 3-30-2015 []

(Spencer)-- A weekend traffic stop in Spencer landed a man in jail on drug charges.

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ILEC Trustees Approve Okoboji School District Request For Service Area Modification

Mon 3-30-2015 []

(Milford)-- The board of trustees of Iowa Lakes Electric Cooperative have approved a request from the Okoboji School District for a modification in the utility's service area.

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Palo Alto County Authorities Arrest Man On Sex Abuse Charge

Mon 3-30-2015 []

(Emmetsburg)-- A man wanted on a warrant for sexual abuse has been arrested in Palo Alto county.

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North Y Crash Results In Minor Injuries

Mon 3-30-2015 []

(Spencer)-- Minor injuries were reported Friday in a two-vehicle collision at the north junction of Highways 71 and 18 in Spencer, or the north "Y".

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Iowa Great Lakes Are Officially Declared Ice-Free

Mon 3-30-2015 []

(Arnolds Park)-- The Iowa Great Lakes are officially ice-free for another season.

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Okoboji-Spirit Lake Debaters Compete In Great Midwest Novice Nationals

Mon 3-30-2015 []

(Milford)-- Two Okoboji-Spirit Lake debaters made strong appearances at the Great Midwest Novice Nationals at Iowa City.

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Program To Comemmorate Designation Of April As Child Abuse Awareness Month

Mon 3-30-2015 []

(Orange City)-- The month of April has been designated Child Abuse Awareness Month.

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Single Vehicle Crash in O'Brien County Injures Teen

Mon 3-30-2015 []

(Primghar)-- A single vehicle crash Friday in O'Brien county injured an Ashton teen.

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Daily Almanac For Monday, March 30th, 2015

Mon 3-30-2015 []

Arrest Made In Connection With Recent Burglaries In Several NW Iowa Counties

Sat 3-28-2015 []

(Primghar)-- Authorities in O'Brien county say they've arrested a suspect in connection with a recent rash of thefts and burglaries in that county as well as Osceola, Lyon and Sioux counties.

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Daily Almanac For Saturday, March 28th, 2015

Sat 3-28-2015 []

Farmer Contributes Money From America's Farmers Grow Communities Program To Local School District

Sat 3-28-2015 []

(Sioux Rapids)-- A local school district is getting a financial boost thanks to an area farmer. Stacy Mills, who farms near Sioux Rapids, has presented a check for $2,500 to the Sioux Central School District.

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Nature Center Photo Contest Entries Due April 1st

Fri 3-27-2015 []

(Okoboji)-3 age categories in new contest.

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Spirit Lake Council Approves Zoning Regs For Solar Systems

Fri 3-27-2015 []

(Spirit Lake)-- The Spirit Lake city council earlier this week adopted an ordinance on zoning requirements for solar energy systems.

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Daily Almanac For Friday, March 27th, 2015

Fri 3-27-2015 []

Dickinson County Easter Egg Hunt at YMCA March 28

Thu 3-26-2015 IA"], ["Spirit Lake

(Spirit Lake)-Special prizes hidden among 4,000 eggs.

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Spencer Hospital Enters Collaborative Agreement With Avera For Family Practice Clinic

Thu 3-26-2015 []

(Spencer)-- The board of trustees of Spencer Hospital voted at their monthly meeting this (Thurs.) morning to transition the local family practice clinic to become a department of the hospital.

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University Of Iowa And Polaris Industries Team Up

Thu 3-26-2015 []

(Iowa City)-- Polaris Industries and the University of Iowa are teaming up in a venture that will benefit the university's scholarship fund while providing the company assistance to improve efficiency of its manufacturing facility in Spirit Lake.

 

 

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Individual Speech All-State Festival is Monday

Thu 3-26-2015 []

Okoboji, Spirit Lake, and Harris-Lake Park will all be represented.

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Car Drop Raffle Winner Announced

Thu 3-26-2015 []

(Spirit Lake)-- The winner of the car drop raffle has been announced.

 

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School Calendar Debate Stalls In Iowa Senate

Thu 3-26-2015 []

(Des Moines)-- Debate over when school districts may start their calendar year continues, with a bill that gives the state control over start dates stalled in the Iowa Senate.

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Pursuit Through Portions Of Osceola And Lyon Counties Results In Charges Against George Man

Thu 3-26-2015 IA"], ["Little Rock

(George)-- A George man faces multiple charges in connection with a pursuit Wednesday that went through two towns and some rural areas of Osceola and Lyon counties.

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Former County Attorney & Chairman Of Iowa Parole Board Charged

Thu 3-26-2015 []

(Estherville)-- A former Dickinson County Attorney and former chairman of the Iowa Parole Board has been arrested in Emmet county on a charge of operating under the influence...1st offense.

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Daily Almanac For Thursday, March 26th, 2015

Thu 3-26-2015 []

4th Annual Get Up & Bowl for Special Olympics raises over 16K

Wed 3-25-2015 IA"], ["Spirit Lake

(Spirit Lake)-Event helps local Special Olympics Athletes.

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Spencer Woman Wins $10,000 In Iowa Lottery Scratch Game

Wed 3-25-2015 IA"], ["15 North Grand Ave. Spencer

(Clive)-- A Spencer woman is $10,000 richer after winning in the Iowa Lottery's $250,000 Club instant-scratch game.

 

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Changes Planned For Spirit Lake, Orleans Green Waste Site

Wed 3-25-2015 []

(Spirit Lake)-- Some big changes are in store for a green waste disposal site operated by the city of Spirit Lake.

 

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House Bill Would Give State Control Over When Iowa School Districts Could Start Their Calendar Year

Wed 3-25-2015 IA"], ["Des Moines

(Des Moines)-- The Iowa House has approved a bill that would give the state control over when school districts can start their calendar.

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Daily Almanac For Wednesday, March 25th, 2015

Wed 3-25-2015 []

Pearson Lakes Art Center joins NARM

Tue 3-24-2015 IA"], ["2201 Highway 71, Okoboji

(Okoboji)-NARM is one of the largest reciprocal membership programs in the world.

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Dickinson County Supervisors Vote To Send Survey To Other Counties Regarding Revisions To Master Matrix System

Tue 3-24-2015 []

(Spirit Lake)-- The Dickinson county board of supervisors voted unanimously today (Tues.) to send a survey to other Iowa counties.

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Dickinson Supervisors Briefed On Des Moines Waterworks Lawsuit

Tue 3-24-2015 []

(Spirit Lake)-- The outcome of a lawsuit filed by Des Moines Waterworks against Buena Vista, Calhoun and Sac counties will have far-reaching consequences.

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Spencer Hospital Foundation Endowment Campaign Surpasses Fundraising Goal

Tue 3-24-2015 []

(Spencer)-- The Spencer Hospital Foundation's endowment campaign has surpassed its $2 million fundraising goal.

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Harley Davidson Officials To Visit Local Dealership

Tue 3-24-2015 []

Okoboji)-- Officials from the corporate headquarters of Harley-Davidson will make a stop in the Iowa Great Lakes today (Tues.) as the group travels to Sturgis, South Dakota.

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Man Pleads Guilty To Theft Charges

Tue 3-24-2015 []

(Sibley)-- A Sibley man has been found guilty in Osceola County District Court on charges stemming from the thefts of farm and construction equipment.

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Highway 60 Collision Results In Multiple Injuries

Tue 3-24-2015 []

(Sibley)-- Multiple injuries were reported Monday in a two-vehicle collision on Highway 60 at 210th Street in Osceola county.

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Daily Almanac For Tuesday, March 24th, 2015

Tue 3-24-2015 []

Iowa Lakes Scholarship Application Deadline April 1st

Mon 3-23-2015 []

(Estherville)-Applications online at iowalakes.edu

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Resort Disturbance Results In Arrests

Mon 3-23-2015 IA"], ["Storm Lake

(Storm Lake)-- Two men face charges in connection with a disturbance early Saturday at King's Pointe Resort in Storm Lake.

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Worker Struck By Forklift

Mon 3-23-2015 IA"], ["Storm Lake

(Storm Lake)-- A man was hospitalized after being struck by a forklift Friday at Meridian Manufacturing in Storm Lake.

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Apartment Search Results In Multiple Drug Arrests

Mon 3-23-2015 Ia."], ["107 W. 3rd St. Spencer

(Spencer)-- A search warrant executed over the weekend on an apartment in Spencer has resulted in the arrests of four people on drug charges.

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Lyon County Crash Injures Teen

Mon 3-23-2015 []

(Rock Rapids)-- A single vehicle crash late Friday night in Lyon county injured a teen.

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Disturbance Investigation Results In Drug Arrests

Mon 3-23-2015 IA"], ["115 Meadow Street Royal

(Spencer)-- An investigation into a report of a disturbance early Thursday at an apartment in Royal resulted in the arrests of two people on drug charges.

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Orleans Traffic Stop Results In Drug Arrest

Mon 3-23-2015 IA"], ["1300 240th Avenue Spirit Lake

(Orleans)-- A traffic stop early Sunday in Orleans landed a Spirit Lake man in jail on drug charges.

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Car Collides With Apartment Building; Minor Injuries Reported

Mon 3-23-2015 Ia."], ["2302 Sunner Ave. Spirit Lake

(Spirit Lake)-- Minor injuries were reported early this (Mon.) morning when a car collided with an apartment building in Spirit Lake.

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Daily Almanac For Monday, March 23rd, 2015

Mon 3-23-2015 []

33rd Annual Walleye Weekend Registration Underway

Sat 3-21-2015 []

(Okoboji)-Twice as many tagged fish in the year's event.

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Spirit Lake Earns 2015 Iowa Stormwater Award

Sat 3-21-2015 []

(Spirit Lake)-Project completed in 2014 to improve quality of water in Center Lake.

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Contest Announced for New Dickinson County Flag and Logo

Fri 3-20-2015 IA"], Spirit Lake, ["1802 Hill Avenue

(Spirit Lake)-Dickinson County residents of any age encouraged to submit designs.

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Ida Grove Man Charged After Falling Asleep at Wheel of Big Rig

Fri 3-20-2015 IA"], ["480th Street Spencer

(Spencer)-$55,000 in damage to tractor and trailer owned by Backroads Express LLC.

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Restoration Work Continues at Marble and West Hottes Lakes

Fri 3-20-2015 []

(Spirit Lake)-Lakes to remain drawn down while work continues.

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Final Legislative Forums on Saturday March 21st

Thu 3-19-2015 []

(Okoboji)-Eggs & Issues in Spencer at 9 am, Forum in Okoboji at 11:30.

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Rotary to Treat Car Drop as a Raffle

Thu 3-19-2015 []

(Okoboji)-Officials say clock was not placed in vehicle prior to the drop.

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Casting Crowns to Perform at Clay County Fair

Thu 3-19-2015 []

(Spencer)-Tickets go on sale April 1.

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Final Eggs & Issues Session in Spencer March 21

Thu 3-19-2015 []

(Spencer)-Session open to the public at Spencer City Council Chambers.

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Deadline to Apply for LIHEAP April 30th

Thu 3-19-2015 []

(Spirit Lake)-Upper Des Moines Opportunity recommends applying now.

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Dickinson Alert System to Launch March 23rd

Thu 3-19-2015 []

(Spirit Lake)-New system coincides with Severe Weather Awareness Week.

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Sibley Woman Charged With Multiple Thefts in Sheldon

Wed 3-18-2015 []

(Sheldon)-Vander Plaats believed to have taken packages from homes.

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Dickinson County Emergency Management to Begin Weekly Tests of Outdoor Sirens March 18th

Wed 3-18-2015 []

(Spirit Lake)-DCEM to roll out new Dickinson Alert System on Monday.

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Spirit Lake Park Okoboji Soccer Collecting Cans & Bottles in Fundraiser

Wed 3-18-2015 []

Okoboji Foundation Announces Kozy Heat as Sponsor for Lakes Dinner Table Event

Wed 3-18-2015 []

(Okoboji)-Fundraiser slated for June 26.

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OHS Jazz Band & Jazz Choir Win Honors At USD Coyote Jazz Festival

Wed 3-18-2015 ["Vermillion, SD"]

(Okoboji)-Okoboji High Jazz Band wins 1st Place in Class 2A.

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Ashton Man Faces Multiple Charges Following Chase in O'Brien County

Tue 3-17-2015 IA"], ["Sheldon

(Sheldon)-Sheldon Police utilized spike strips to stop vehicle.

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Spirit Lake/Orleans Green Waste Site Remains Closed

Tue 3-17-2015 []

(Spirit Lake)-Curbside green waste pick up to begin April 3.

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Spirit Lake Achieves Blue Zones Community Certification

Tue 3-17-2015 IA"], ["Spirit Lake

(Spirit Lake)-Numerous criteria met to achieve certification.

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The Ritz Again on the Top Ten List for Iowa's Best Burger

Tue 3-17-2015 []

(Arnold's Park)-Iowa's Best Burger to be announced May 4.

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PLAC presents U.S. Army touring band The Volunteers March 17

Tue 3-17-2015 []

(Okoboji)-Reservations recommended for free concert.

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All-State Nominations Announced for High School Individual Speech

Mon 3-16-2015 []

Seventeen area students have earned All-State nominations in Individual Speech.

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Dean Jacobsen Joins Northwest Wealth Management in Spencer

Mon 3-16-2015 []

(Spencer)-NWM is a division of Northwest Bank.

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Storm Lake Police arrest 17 in "Operation Raw Deal"

Mon 3-16-2015 []

(Storm Lake)-Operation began early Thursday and ran through the weekend.

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State Results for Individual Speech

Mon 3-16-2015 []

Okoboji, Spirit Lake, and Harris-Lake Park all competed at the State Speech Contest for Individual Speech on Saturday in Sibley.

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Rotary Car Falls Through West Okoboji

Mon 3-16-2015 []

(Arnold's Park)-Annual car drop fundraiser for local organization.

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31st Annual Clay County Ag Breakfast March 21

Mon 3-16-2015 []

(Spencer)-Annual Chamber event highlights National Ag Week.

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SERT Tech event at Iowa Lakes Community College through March 18

Mon 3-16-2015 []

(Estherville)-Training opportunity for area technicians at new facility.

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People for Pets launches shoe drive

Mon 3-16-2015 []

(Spencer)-Fundraiser to help with expenses at shelter.

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Iowa Finance Authority allocates funds for Southern Pointe Apartments in Spencer

Mon 3-16-2015 []

(Spencer)-Community Housing Initiatives to develop worker housing in South Spencer.

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Grass fire in Spirit Lake extinguished Sunday afternoon

Sun 3-15-2015 IA"], ["3600 Keokuk Spirit Lake

(Spirit Lake)-Fire in the 3600 Block of Keokuk in Spirit Lake was contained at 3 pm Sunday.

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Lt. Governor Kim Reynolds making stops in Northwest Iowa

Sat 3-14-2015 []

(Spirit Lake)-Reynold's out on Stories of Women's Lives Tour in honor of Women's History Month.

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Area golf courses opening due to recent warm weather

Sat 3-14-2015 []

(Spirit Lake)-Indian Hills, Emerald Hills among courses open this weekend.

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St. Patty's Day Revelers Reminded To Celebrate Responsibly

Fri 3-13-2015 []

(Undated)-- The Iowa Department of Public Safety has a message for St. Patrick's Day revelers: celebrate responsibly.

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Irish Dignitary Takes In E'burg St. Patrick's Celebration

Fri 3-13-2015 []

(Emmetsburg)-- Catherine Noone, a Senator in Ireland's parliament, is this year's irish dignitary overseeing the St. Patrick's Day celebration in Emmetsburg.

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Warm Weather Resulting In Quickly Deteriorating Ice Conditions

Fri 3-13-2015 []

(Spirit Lake)-- Temperatures a good 20 to 25 degrees above normal for this time of year are taking a toll on ice conditions on the Iowa Great Lakes.

 

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Daily Almanac For Friday, March 13th, 2015

Fri 3-13-2015 []

Spirit Lake High School J-Term Welding Class Presents Sculpture To City Of Spirit Lake

Thu 3-12-2015 []

(Spirit Lake)-- A sculpture completed by the spirit Lake High School J-term welding class has been presented to the city of Spirit Lake and is on display in the lobby at the new city hall.

 

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St. Patrick's Celebration in Emmetsburg March 12-15

Thu 3-12-2015 IA"], ["Emmetsburg

(Emmetsburg)-Over 100 entries to participate in Saturday's popular parade.

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Emmetsburg Motel Arrests

Thu 3-12-2015 IA"], ["Emmetsburg

(Emmetsburg)-- An investigation by Emmetsburg police into a man wanted on a federal warrant has led to the arrests of two people from Algona.

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Brian Peck Benefit March 15th at Harbor of Joy in Milford

Wed 3-11-2015 IA"], ["1204 L Avenue Milford

(Milford)-Lunch and silent auction planned to help local family.

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Spencer Housing Project Awarded State And Federal Funding

Wed 3-11-2015 IA"], ["902 13th Street Spencer

(Spencer)-- A housing project in Spencer has been awarded funding through some state and federal sources.

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Warm, Dry Weather Translates To Increased Fire Danger

Wed 3-11-2015 []

(Spirit Lake)-- While the reprieve from old man winter has been welcomed by most, there's growing concern the much above normal temperatures, dry and breezy conditions may all combine to cause a higher fire danger this spring.

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New Scam Targets Alliant Energy And BHE Customers

Wed 3-11-2015 []

(Spirit Lake)-- Local authorities are alerting the public to yet another telephone scam. This one targets customers of Alliant Energy.

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SL City Council Approves Rezoning

Wed 3-11-2015 []

(Spirit Lake)-- The Spirit Lake city council Tuesday voted unanimously to waive the second and third readings and approved a request to rezone some land at 2323 165th Street owned by Larry Stoller.

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Parole Violators Arrested

Wed 3-11-2015 []

(Emmetsburg)-- A man wanted on a Clay county warrant for a parole violation was arrested shortly after 6:00 a.m. Monday in Palo Alto county.

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

Wed 3-11-2015 []

(Des Moines)-- The Des Moines Water Works board has voted to sue three northwest Iowa counties in an effort to hold them responsible for the high nitrate levels in rivers the utility uses for source water.

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Senate Passes School Start Date Bill

Wed 3-11-2015 []

(Des Moines)-- Iowa school districts could decide when to start the academic year under a bill that has won approval in the Iowa Senate.

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Daily Almanac For Wednesday, March 11th, 2015

Wed 3-11-2015 []

PLAC offers trip to view Pollack's Mural at Sioux City Art Center

Tue 3-10-2015 []

(Okoboji)-Bus trip on March 20 to include lunch and talk by Museum Curator.

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Spirit Lake Man Wins $100K Playing Iowa Lottery Scratch-off Game

Tue 3-10-2015 []

(Spirit Lake)-- A Spirit Lake man has hit it big in the Iowa Lottery.

 

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ILCC Welding Program Receives Special Recognition

Tue 3-10-2015 []

(Emmetsburg)-- The welding program at Iowa Lakes Community College has received some special recognition. It's been selected for this year's Career Preparedness Award from the Iowa Department of Education's division of Community Colleges.

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Palo Alto County Traffic Stop Results In Two Arrests

Tue 3-10-2015 []

(Emmetsburg)-- A traffic stop this past weekend in Palo Alto county landed a man and woman in jail on drug and other charges.

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Daily Almanac For Tuesday, March 10th, 2015

Tue 3-10-2015 []

Get Up & Bowl for Special Olympics March 15

Mon 3-9-2015 IA"], ["Spirit Lake

(Spirit Lake)-Registration due by Wednesday March 11 at 5 pm.

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Storm Lake Prostitution Investigation Results In Numerous Arrests

Mon 3-9-2015 []

(Storm Lake)-- Nine men were arrested in Storm Lake over the weekend in connection with a prostitution enforcement action.

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Assault Investigation Lands Man In Jail On Willful Injury Charge

Mon 3-9-2015 []

(Ruthven)-- An investigation into an assault Friday in the area of Lost Island Lake near Ruthven has resulted in the arrest of a rural Ruthven man.

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Spencer Business Finalist In Dream Big Grow Here Program

Mon 3-9-2015 []

(Iowa City)-- A local business is among five finalists that will be competing for $5,000 of start-up capital at an event called "EntreFEST" in Iowa City May 21st. It's through the "Dream Big Grow Here" program.

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Results Of PLAC Dickinson County All School Art Show Released

Mon 3-9-2015 []

(Okoboji)-- Judging results are in from this year's Dickinson County All School Art Exhibit at the Pearson Lakes Art Center.

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Daily Almanac For Monday, March 9th, 2015

Mon 3-9-2015 []

Car Vs Semi Collision Injures One

Sat 3-7-2015 []

(Harris)-- A Sibley man was injured Friday when a car he was driving collided with a semi at the intersection of Iowa Highway 9 and U.S. Highway 59 in Osceola county.

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Several From Alabama Face Drug Charges Following Search Of Motel Room

Sat 3-7-2015 []

(Sibley)-- A search warrant executed on four rooms and two vehicles at a Sibley motel has resulted in the arrests of four people on drug charges.

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Traffic Stop Results In Drug Charge Against Estherville Man

Sat 3-7-2015 []

(Estherville)-- A traffic stop Friday by the Emmet County Sheriff's Office landed an Estherville man in jail on a drug charge. Authorities say it happened when a deputy pulled over a vehicle in the 10 block of South 13th Street.

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Traffic Stop Lands Sanborn Man In Jail On Drug Charges

Sat 3-7-2015 IA"], ["Alton

(Alton)-- A traffic stop early Thursday on Highway 60 two miles south of Alton landed a Sanborn man in jail on drug charges.

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Daily Almanac For Saturday, March 6th, 2015

Sat 3-7-2015 []

Man Freed After Posting Bond On Drug Charges Is Tossed Back Into Jail Minutes Later

Fri 3-6-2015 []

(Spencer)-- A man who was freed from the Clay county jail after posting bond on drug charges found himself back in the slammer minutes later.

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Iowa Lakes Community College Annual Job Fairs March 10-11

Fri 3-6-2015 []

(Emmetsburg/Estherville)-Public welcome to attend job fairs on both campuses.

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Farm Bill Deadlines Quickly Approaching

Fri 3-6-2015 []

(Spirit Lake)-- As we reported previously, some important deadlines are coming up for farmers when it comes to applying for various programs under the new farm bill.

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Two Face Theft And Drug Charges Following Shoplifting Investigation

Fri 3-6-2015 IA"], ["613 West 10th Street Spencer

(Spencer)-- An investigation into a shoplifting complaint from the WalGreens store in Spencer resulted in theft and drug charges against two people.

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Daily Almanac For Friday, March 6th, 2015

Fri 3-6-2015 []

Couple Sentenced In Connection With Clay County Incidents

Thu 3-5-2015 []

(Spencer)-- A Des Moines woman, arrested by Clay county authorities in January, has been sentenced in Clay County District Court.

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Spirit Lake Teen Earns Highest Achievement With Girl Scouts

Thu 3-5-2015 IA"], ["Spirit Lake

(Spirit Lake)-Kristen Salzwedel to receive the Gold Award on March 8.

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DNR Reschedules ICN Pubic Input Meetings On Hunting And Trapping Regulations

Thu 3-5-2015 []

(Des Moines)-- The Iowa Department of Natural Resources has rescheduled its public meeting over the Iowa Communications Network to gather input on hunting and trapping regulations.

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Spirit Lake Man Faces Multiple Charges In Arnolds Park Bar Altercation

Thu 3-5-2015 []

(Arnolds Park)-- A Spirit Lake man faces multiple charges in connection with an altercation late last (Wed.) night at Chaplins in Arnolds Park.

 

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Farm Bill Provision Deadline Extended

Thu 3-5-2015 []

(Spirit Lake)-- Area farmers and land owners are being reminded that deadline to reallocate base acres and/or update crop yields has been extended to March 31st, 2015.

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Lieutenant Governor To Visit Spirit Lake

Thu 3-5-2015 []

(Spirit Lake)-- Iowa's Lieutenant Governor will be making a stop in the Iowa Great Lakes next week.

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Clay County Designated Home Base Community

Thu 3-5-2015 []

(Spencer)-- Clay county has been announced as one of five new Home Base Communities by Governor Terry Branstad.

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Daily Almanac For Thursday, March 5th, 2015

Thu 3-5-2015 []

Estherville Farm Home & Living Show March 6-7

Wed 3-4-2015 IA"], Estherville, ["415 South 18th Street

(Estherville)-Legislative Forum is slated for Saturday.

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Individual Speech Results from District Contests

Wed 3-4-2015 []

Students from Spirit Lake, Okoboji, and Harris-Lake Park have advanced to State.

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Hwy 18 Traffic Stop Results In Arrest

Wed 3-4-2015 []

(Spencer)-- A traffic stop for an alleged traffic violation early this past Saturday in Clay county resulted in the arrest of a Sanborn man.

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Another Local Meat Processor Brings Home Top Honors

Wed 3-4-2015 []

(Spirit Lake)-- Another local meat processor has brought home top honors from the Iowa Meat Processor's Convention in Ames.

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I90 Rollover Injures One

Wed 3-4-2015 []

(Luverne, Mn.)-- A rollover Tuesday on Interstate 90 in Rock county injured a Worthington man.

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Daily Almanac For Wednesday, March 4th, 2015

Wed 3-4-2015 []

Okoboji Summer Theatre housing project progressing

Tue 3-3-2015 IA"], ["Okoboji

(Okoboji)-2nd phase to be completed in early June.

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Man In Cherokee County Standoff Takes Plea Deal

Tue 3-3-2015 []

(Cherokee)-- A 36-year-old man who'd held officers at bay in a Cherokee county home has taken a plea deal.

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SL Noon Kiwanis Collecting Used Bikes

Tue 3-3-2015 []

(Spirit Lake)-- Have some old bikes lying around you'd like to do something with?

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Open House To Be Held For Departing Lake Park City Administrator

Tue 3-3-2015 []

(Lake Park)-- An open house for departing Lake Park City Administrator Wade Wagoner will be held Wednesday, March 11th from 1:00 to 3:00 p.m. at the Lake Park City Hall.

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Joint Investigation Results In Drug Arrest

Tue 3-3-2015 []

(Spirit Lake)-- A joint investigation involving the U.S. Postal Service, Iowa Division of Narcotics Enforcement and the Spirit Lake Police Department has resulted in the arrest of a Spencer resident on a drug charge.

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Single Vehicle Crash Seriously Injures Fostoria Man

Tue 3-3-2015 []

(Spirit Lake)-- The Dickinson County Sheriff's Office has released details into a single vehicle crash Sunday that seriously injured a Fostoria man.

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Daily Almanac For Tuesday, March 3rd, 2015

Tue 3-3-2015 []

Dickinson County All School Show at PLAC

Mon 3-2-2015 []

(Okoboji)-Hundreds of students to exhibit art work at opening reception March 7.

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Arnolds Park Amusement Park To Be Featured In Iowa Tourism Television Ads

Mon 3-2-2015 []

(Arnolds Park)-- The Arnolds Park Amusement Park is among the attractions from around the state included in the Iowa Tourism Offices 2015 marketing campaign.

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Several Local Landowners To Be Recognized March 23rd At State Capitol

Mon 3-2-2015 ["Kettleson-Hogsback wildlife management area"]

(Des Moines)-- Some local landowners will be recognized at a ceremony later this month for their donation of land that will be permanently protected for conservation.

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Blizzard Conditions Possible Tuesday And Tuesday Night, Followed By Bitter Cold

Mon 3-2-2015 []

ILCC Receives Renewal Of STEM Hub For Another Three Years

Mon 3-2-2015 []

(Estherville)-- Iowa Lakes Community College has been renewed as a hub for northwest Iowa for the STEM program for another three years.

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Lyon County Crash Injures Two

Mon 3-2-2015 []

(Rock Rapids)-- Two people were taken to the hospital with possible injuries following a collision late Friday afternoon in Lyon county.

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Semi Crash Injures One

Mon 3-2-2015 []

(Adrian, Mn.)-- A Sioux Falls man was injured Saturday evening after losing control of a semi tractor/trailer he was driving on Interstate 90 just west of Adrian.

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Daily Almanac For Monday, March 2nd, 2015

Mon 3-2-2015 []