Filing Period Closes For June 5th Primary Election
The filing period for the June 5th Primary Election closed at 5:00 pm Wednesday. In Dickinson county the districts 1, 2 and 4 seats on the board of supervisors will be on the ballot, along with County Treasurer, Recorder and Attorney. Republicans were the only candidates to file for the seats.
Local Employers Among Those Involved In Give Back Iowa Challenge
Buena Vista University in Storm Lake, Grape Tree Medical Staffing of Milford and Spencer Hospital are among more than 40 employers in the state participating in the 4th annual launch of Give Back Iowa, an eight-week challenge from April 1st-May 31st to engage Iowans in employer-supported volunteering.
Dickinson County Emergency Management Reminds Of Protocol Used In Sounding Sirens In Severe Weather
You may have heard sirens going off this (Wed.) morning in the area. It was in conjunction with a statewide tornado drill that was held as part of severe weather awareness week in the state of Iowa. When it comes to those sirens, Mike Ehret, Dickinson County Emergency Management Coordinator, explains the protocol that's used to sound them during actual severe weather events.
Corridor CEO Emphasizes Importance Of Economic Diversification
Economic diversification. It's a term many may not be familiar with, but Kylie Miller, CEO of the Iowa Lakes Corridor Development Corporation says it's something the region needs to work toward in order to attract and retain young people locally.
St. Luke Lutheran Home in Spencer was recognized recently by the American Health Care Association and the National Center for Assisted Living for its achievements through the Quality Initiative Recognition program during a summit in New Orleans.