News Archive

The Art of Conservation: A Visit with Ding Darling at Milford Memorial Library April 5

Fri 3-30-2018

(Milford)-Famous cartoonist and conservationist to be portrayed by actor Tom Milligan.

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Search Results In Drug Arrest

Fri 3-30-2018

A search warrant executed early Wednesday on a residence in Emmetsburg resulted in the arrest of a man on multiple drug charges.

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MidAmerican Energy Files Plan With IUB To Pass Along Tax Savings To Customers

Fri 3-30-2018

MidAmerican Energy says it is proposing to return 100 percent of savings from the income tax rate change to its customers through lower bills.

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Suspicious Person Report Results In Arrest Of Man On Multiple Drug Charges

Fri 3-30-2018

An investigation Thursday into a report of a suspicious person in George resulted in the arrest of a man on drug charges.

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Authorities Arrest Man Wanted In Assault Investigation

Fri 3-30-2018

A Sheldon man wanted in connection with an assault investigation that stems back to January of this year was arrested Wednesday by Sioux county authorities.

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Man Wins Lawsuit Against City Of Sibley Over Free Speech Dispute

Thu 3-29-2018

An Iowa man threatened by city officials with legal action for saying on a website that his hometown smelled like "rancid dog food" has won a free-speech lawsuit.

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Incident Near Peterson Lands Michigan Man In Jail On Multiple Charges

Thu 3-29-2018

Multiple charges have been filed against a Michigan man in connection with an incident today (Thursday) at a residence near Peterson.

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Okoboji Blue Water Festival to feature Michael McDonald, Atlanta Rhythm Section

Thu 3-29-2018

(Arnolds Park)-Festival August 11 to feature family activities, fishing seminar and panel discussions on this year's theme, clean water.

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Residents Reminded To Sign Up For Dickinson Alert Program

Thu 3-29-2018

Dickinson county residents are being reminded of a relatively new tool available that utilizes your cell phone to receive severe weather and other types of emergency information.

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Filing Period Closes For June 5th Primary Election

Thu 3-29-2018

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.

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Okoboji Sailing Center offering several Camps this Summer

Wed 3-28-2018

(Okoboji)-New programs at Sailing Center to combine adventure and science.

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Local Employers Among Those Involved In Give Back Iowa Challenge

Wed 3-28-2018

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. 

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Iowa Legislature Approves Bill Requiring Schools To Have Emergency Plans In Place In The Event Of An Active Shooter Is On Campus

Wed 3-28-2018

The Iowa Legislature has approved a bill that will require schools to have emergency plans in case there's a shooter on campus.

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Great Lakes Airlines Discontinues Service

Wed 3-28-2018

A regional airline that got its start locally has discontinued operations effective immediately. 

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Dickinson County Emergency Management Reminds Of Protocol Used In Sounding Sirens In Severe Weather

Wed 3-28-2018

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.

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New Superintendent Selected At Hartley-Melvin-Sanborn School District

Wed 3-28-2018

An Elementary Principal in the Dunkerton Community School District has been selected as the next Superintendent of the Hartley-Melvin-Sanborn School District.

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Pearson Lakes Art Center announces new Iowa Films Night Series

Tue 3-27-2018

(Okoboji)-Camp Algona and Stuck to be shown on April 5/

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Supervisors Approve Loan Agreement, Cost Sharing, Engineering Agreement & Easements For Francis Sites Drainage Project

Tue 3-27-2018

A project that's been in the planning stages the past several years that would address some drainage issues in the Francis Sites area may be a few steps closer to becoming reality.

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Spencer Man Wins $50,000 In Lottery Scratch-Off Game

Tue 3-27-2018

A Spencer man has won $50,000 in an Iowa Lottery scratch-off game.

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Statewide Tornado Drill Scheduled For Wednesday Morning In Iowa

Tue 3-27-2018

The annual observance of Severe Weather Awareness Week is underway this week in the state of Iowa. One of the highlights of the week is the annual statewide tornado drill.

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Vehicle Collides With Guardrail

Tue 3-27-2018

A Worthington man was injured Monday when a vehicle he was driving collided with a guard rail on Interstate 90 just east of Highway 60 in Worthington.

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Orleans Man Announces Candidacy For District 1 Seat On Dickinson Co. Board Of Supervisors

Tue 3-27-2018

Terry Wilts of Orleans has filed papers to run on the Republican primary ballot for the district 1 seat on the Dickinson county board of supervisors.

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First Set Of Newly Designed License Plates Issued In Dickinson County

Tue 3-27-2018

The Dickinson County Treasurer's Office has issued it's first set of the newly designed Iowa license plates.

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Fire Destroys Historic Home In Jackson

Tue 3-27-2018

A historic home in Jackson was completely destroyed by fire late yesterday afternoon.

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4th Annual END IT! for Autumn Rally to be held April 6 in Orange City

Mon 3-26-2018

(Orange City)-Rally to kick off Child Abuse Prevention Month.

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Severe Weather Awareness Week Being Observed This Week In Iowa (1)

Mon 3-26-2018

It may not look like it outside with all of the snow and ice, but the severe weather season is just around the corner.

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Emmet County Emergency Management Coordinator Passes Away

Mon 3-26-2018

A longtime Emmet County Emergency Management Coordinator has passed away.

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Single Vehicle Rollover Results In Minor Injuries (1)

Mon 3-26-2018

A single vehicle rollover Sunday night on Highway 60 near Windom sent several people to the hospital.

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Vehicle Collides With Snow Plow (1)

Mon 3-26-2018

Minor injuries were reported Saturday when a vehicle collided with a snow plow on Interstate 90 near Magnolia.

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Man Arrested On Warrant For Alleged Sex Offender Registry Violation

Sat 3-24-2018

An Emmetsburg man wanted on a warrant for an alleged violation of sex offender registration requirements was arrested Thursday by Palo Alto county authorities.

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Man Wanted For Stalking Arrested In Palo Alto County

Sat 3-24-2018

A man wanted for stalking was taken into custody Friday by Palo Alto county authorities.

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Arnolds Park Amusement Park 2018 Concert Lineup Announced

Fri 3-23-2018

The concert lineup for the 2018 season at the Arnolds Park Amusement Park was announced today (Friday).

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Dickinson County Relay for Life to be held June 22

Fri 3-23-2018

(Arnolds Park)-New date coincides with arrival of Okoboji 200 Bicyclists.

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Spencer Man Arrested On Warrant For Drug Charges

Fri 3-23-2018

A Spencer man wanted on drug warrants was taken into custody by Clay county authorities Wednesday night.

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Spencer Man Arrested For Alleged Sex Offender Registry Violation

Fri 3-23-2018

A Spencer man already in jail on another matter was arrested early Thursday for an alleged violation of a sex offender registry requirement.

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Spring Storm Could Dump Heavy Amounts Of Snow On Parts Of The Region

Fri 3-23-2018

A major storm system will affect the region beginning later today and continuing into the first part of the day on Saturday.

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Registration underway for Summer Camps at Lakeside Laboratory

Thu 3-22-2018

(Okoboji)-New Earth, Wind and Fire Camp offered in partnership with Okoboji Sailing School.

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NW Iowa Manufacturer Partners With Country Artist In Video Honoring Firefighters

Thu 3-22-2018

A northwest Iowa company is partnering with a country singer to create a new country music video that honors firefighters.

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Corridor Gearing Up For Annual Interviews With Area Manufacturers

Thu 3-22-2018

The Iowa Lakes Corridor Development Corporation wants to hear what's on the mind of area manufacturers.

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Sanborn Man Wanted For Contempt Of Court Also Faces Weapons Charge

Thu 3-22-2018

A Sanborn man wanted on a warrant charging him with contempt of court who was arrested Sunday in Clay county also faces a weapons charge.

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ISU Extension Program Teaches Women Basics Of Ag Business

Thu 3-22-2018

15 area women recently completed a six-week course that empowers women to be better agricultural business partners and owners.

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Osceola County Incident Results In Arrest Of Minnesota Man On Assault Charge

Thu 3-22-2018

An investigation by the Osceola County Sheriff's Office in to a report of an assault Wednesday in the area of Highway 60 near 250th Street landed a Winona, Minnesota man in jail.

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Suspicious Person Investigation Results In Drug Arrest

Thu 3-22-2018

A report of a suspicious person outside a Sibley motel Wednesday resulted in the arrest of a man on drug charges.

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Pedestrian Seriously Injured After Being Struck By Vehicle

Thu 3-22-2018

The Osceola County Sheriff's Office has released details into a collision Friday involving a vehicle and a pedestrian.

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Ruthven Woman Arrested On Charges Connected To Ongoing Drug Investigation

Thu 3-22-2018

A Ruthven woman wanted on warrants for drug charges was taken into custody Tuesday evening by Palo Alto county authorities.

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Spirit Lake Music Boosters Annual Omelet Brunch March 25

Wed 3-21-2018

(Spirit Lake)-Fundraiser will help defray costs for student trip to be taken next year.

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Spencer Makes Realtor.com Top 10 List Of Most Affordable Towns For 2018

Wed 3-21-2018

The city of Spencer has placed in the top 10 most affordable small towns for 2018 in a ranking put together by Realtor.com.

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Iowa D.O.T Begins Rolling Out New License Plates

Wed 3-21-2018

The state of Iowa is in the process of rolling out new license plates. But it could be a couple of months before local vehicle owners start getting them.

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Corridor CEO Emphasizes Importance Of Economic Diversification

Wed 3-21-2018

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.

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ILCC Trustees Approve Changeorders

Wed 3-21-2018

The board of trustees of Iowa Lakes Community College Tuesday approved a couple of changeorders affecting projects at the Algona and Estherville campuses.

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Open Jam returns to Pearson Lakes Art Center March 22

Tue 3-20-2018

(Okoboji)-Sly James and New City Council to serve as house band for jam.

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DNR To Conduct Prescribed Burns Beginning April 1st In Dickinson & O'Brien Counties

Tue 3-20-2018

The Iowa Department of Natural Resources is alerting the public to some prescribed burns that will be done this spring in Dickinson and O’Brien counties.

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Lakefield Teen Wins Trip To Washington, D.C.

Tue 3-20-2018

A Lakefield teen is this year's winner of Federated Rural Electric Association's Youth Tour Contest.

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Registration Under Way For 2018 Walleye Weekend

Tue 3-20-2018

Registration is now underway for this year's Walleye Weekend, the traditional kick off to the walleye season on the Iowa Great Lakes.

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Moratorium In Iowa For Utility Shut-Offs For Those Delinquent In Paying Their Bills Ends April 1st

Tue 3-20-2018

Iowa utility companies are reminding their customers of an upcoming deadline in hopes no one is left out in the cold...literally.

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Several ILCC Students Recognized For Outstanding Academic Achievements

Tue 3-20-2018

Three Iowa Lakes Community College students have earned All Iowa Academic Team status for the Phi Theta Kappa Honor Society which recognizes outstanding academic achievement.

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Soles4Souls Shoe Drive underway at Iowa Lakes Community College

Mon 3-19-2018

(Emmetsburg)-Drop off boxes located on all 5 ILCC Campuses.

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Spencer Man Arrested On Dickinson County Warrant Also Faces Drug Charge

Mon 3-19-2018

A man wanted on a Dickinson county warrant for failure to appear who was arrested Sunday in Spencer faces an additional drug-related charge.

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Disturbance Early Sunday At Emmetsburg Residence Results In Arrest Of Fairmont, Mn. Man On Attempted Murder & Other Charges

Mon 3-19-2018

A Fairmont, Minnesota man has been charged with attempted murder in connection with an incident over the weekend in Emmetsburg.

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Okoboji Foundation Announces Hiring Of New President

Mon 3-19-2018

A lakes area philanthropical organization has a new leader. The Okoboji Foundation announced this (Mon.) morning the hiring of Rob Waterhouse as its new President.

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Sibley Aquatic Center Project Awarded CAT Grant

Mon 3-19-2018

The proposed construction of an aquatic center in Sibley has been awarded a $250,000 grant through the state of Iowa's Community Attraction and Tourism, CAT Grant Program.

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Two Local Nurses Receive Special Recognition

Mon 3-19-2018

Two nurses at Spencer Hospital are getting some special recognition.

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Governor Kim Reynolds Brings Campaign To Northwest Iowa

Sat 3-17-2018

Governor Kim Reynolds Saturday brought her campaign for her first full-time term to northwest Iowa.

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NW Iowa Man Arrested On Sexual Assault Charges

Sat 3-17-2018

An investigation into reports of inappropriate and unwanted sexual contact has resulted in charges against a Rock Valley man.

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Lakes Area Woman Arrested On 19 Felony Charges

Sat 3-17-2018

A lakes area woman has been arrested and charged with nineteen felony charges.

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Dickinson County All School Art Exhibit Opening March 17 at PLAC

Fri 3-16-2018

(Okoboji)-Iowa Lakes Community College Exhibit Opening Reception Saturday evening.

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Domestic Disturbance Investigation Results In Arrest (1)

Fri 3-16-2018

An investigation into a report of a domestic disturbance early this (Fri.) morning in Ruthven resulted in an arrest.

 

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The Marble Beach Campground on the west side of Big Spirit Lake is now off limits to the general public as a $3.5 million renovation of the facility is about to get underway.

Thu 3-15-2018

The Marble Beach Campground on the west side of Big Spirit Lake is now off limits to the general public as a $3.5 million renovation of the facility is about to get underway. 

 

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Iowa Rock 'n Roll Music Association announces "Building a Legacy" Campaign

Thu 3-15-2018

(Arnolds Park)-Association steps up plans to move into new Iowa Rock 'n Roll Museum this summer.

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Irish Dignitary Arrives In Emmetsburg For St. Patrick's Celebration

Thu 3-15-2018

A member of Irish parliament is serving as the country's dignitary for this year's St. Patrick's celebration in Emmetsburg.

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HMS Voters Head To Polls April 3rd

Thu 3-15-2018

Voters in the Hartley-Melvin-Sanborn school district head to the polls April 3rd to decide the fate of an $18.9 million bond issue.

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Spencer Man Announces Candidacy For Iowa House District 2

Thu 3-15-2018

A Spencer man today (Thurs.) announced he's running as a democrat for the Iowa House District 2 seat.

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Possible Natural Gas Odor Results In Several Streets Being Briefly Shut Down To Traffic On South Side Of SL

Thu 3-15-2018

What was thought to be a natural gas leak made for a few tense moments late yesterday (Wed.) on the south side of Spirit Lake.

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Gov. Kim Reynolds To Make Several Stops In The Area Saturday

Thu 3-15-2018

Governor Kim Reynolds will be making several stops in the region Saturday to launch her re-election campaign. She'll be making stops in Estherville, Spirit Lake, Spencer, Cherokee and Storm Lake.

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11th Annual Emmet County Nature Center Banquet March 17

Wed 3-14-2018

(Estherville)-Advance ticket purchases encouraged for fundraiser.

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Care Facility Receives Special Recognition

Wed 3-14-2018

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.

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City Of Estherville Temporarily Closes Walking Trails

Wed 3-14-2018

The city of Estherville's Parks and Recreation Department has closed walking trails in Riverside, Joe Hoye and Thoreson Parks until further notice.

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Iowa D.O.T. Commissioners To Hold Public Input Session In Orange City

Wed 3-14-2018

Iowa Transportation commissioners will hold a public input session Tuesday, April 10th at the Prairie Winds Event Center in Orange City.

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City Of Spencer To Hold Public Informational Session On Proposed Trail Project

Wed 3-14-2018

The city of Spencer will hold a public informational meeting Monday, March 19th, to present plans and hear comments and questions regarding the 2nd phase of the Iowa Great Lakes Trail project.

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SL City Council Adopts Budget; Sets Dates For Annual Spring Clean-Up Days

Wed 3-14-2018

The Spirit Lake City Council Tuesday evening adopted the city's budget for the upcoming fiscal year following a public hearing.

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Women in STEM Festival to highlight Career Options for Young Women March 16

Tue 3-13-2018

(Estherville)-Nearly 250 young women from area schools participating in event. 

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Osceola County Crash Sends One Person To The Hospital

Tue 3-13-2018

The Osceola County Sheriff's Office has released details into a two-vehicle collision this past Saturday that sent one person to the hospital.

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Dickinson Co. Supervisors Approve Budget; Award Bid On Trail Project

Tue 3-13-2018

The Dickinson County Board of Supervisors this (Tues.) morning approved the budget for the upcoming fiscal year following a public hearing.

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IHA Report Shows Local Economic Impact Of Lakes Regional Healthcare

Tue 3-13-2018

A recent report details the economic impact of local hospitals.

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Single Vehicle Crash Injures Sheldon Man (1)

Tue 3-13-2018

A single vehicle crash very early Sunday near Sheldon injured a Sheldon man.

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Milford City Council Approves Incentive Package For SAFCO

Tue 3-13-2018

The way has been cleared for a Minnesota company that manufactures office furnishings to locate an operation in Milford.

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St. Patty's PJ Party at Dickinson County Nature Center March 16

Mon 3-12-2018

(Okoboji)-Pre-registration requested for free family event.

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Crash Near Welcome Claims Life Of Fairmont Woman

Mon 3-12-2018

A Fairmont woman was killed in a one vehicle accident early yesterday (Sunday) morning near Welcome.

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Additional Officers To Be On The Roads Over St. Patrick's Holiday

Mon 3-12-2018

Expect to see an increased presence of law enforcement on the roads in the next week or so.

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Clay County Collision Sends One Person To The Hospital

Mon 3-12-2018

Minor injuries were reported Saturday in a two-vehicle collision at the intersection of Highway 18 and Clay County Road M-54.

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Crash On I-90 Injures Woman

Mon 3-12-2018

A single vehicle crash Saturday on Interstate 90 near Rushmore sent one person to the hospital.

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SW Mn. Crash Results In Multiple Injuries

Mon 3-12-2018

Multiple injuries were reported Saturday evening in a two-vehicle collision on Highway 60 on the east side of Bingham Lake.

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Sanborn Man Pleads Guilty To Federal Meth Charge

Fri 3-9-2018

A Sanborn man has pleaded guilty to a federal drug charge.

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Orange City Man Pleads Guilty To Manufacturing Anabolic Steroids

Fri 3-9-2018

An Orange City man has been sentenced in U.S. District Court to one count of manufacturing anabolic steroids.

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St. Patrick's Day Festivities about to get underway in Emmetsburg

Fri 3-9-2018

(Emmetsburg)-St. Patrick's Association of Emmetsburg to present 3 days of activites.

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Local Nurse Receives Special Recognition

Fri 3-9-2018

A local nurse has received some special recognition.

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Clay County Traffic Stop Results In Arrest Of Lake Park Man

Fri 3-9-2018

A traffic stop early this past Sunday in Clay county resulted in the arrest of a Lake Park man on several charges.

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Collision Of Dump Truck And Car Sends One Person To The Hospital

Fri 3-9-2018

A collision Tuesday at an intersection in George involving a car and a dump truck sent one person to the hospital.

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Two-Vehicle Collision On Hwys 9 & 71 Just East Of Spirit Lake Sends Three People To The Hospital

Fri 3-9-2018

A two-vehicle collision a little before 6:00 am Thursday on Highways 9 & 71 just east of Spirit Lake sent three people to the hospital.

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Man Sues City Of Sibley Over His Protest Of Odor Problem In The Town

Fri 3-9-2018

An Iowa man who said his hometown smelled like "rancid dog food" because of an animal food processing plant sued the city Thursday after he says they threatened to silence him.

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Accident Scene Management "The Golden Hour" to be presented March 16

Thu 3-8-2018

(Spencer)-Nationally known speaker Dick "Slider" Gilmore to speak at Motorcycle Safety Seminar.

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Local Surgeon Receives National Recognition

Thu 3-8-2018

A local surgeon is getting some national recognition.

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Vehicle Collides With Storefront In Downtown Spencer

Thu 3-8-2018

No one was hurt Wednesday when a pickup collided with a storefront and light pole in downtown Spencer.

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Crash On Hwy 60 In O'Brien County Sends Man To Hospital

Thu 3-8-2018

A single vehicle crash Monday on Highway 60 in O'Brien county near Sheldon sent one person to the hospital.

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Man Arrested On Perjury Charges

Thu 3-8-2018

A Graettinger man wanted on two Palo Alto county warrants for perjury was taken into custody late Tuesday night.

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Collision Of Vehicle & Tow Truck Sends One Person To The Hospital

Thu 3-8-2018

A two-vehicle collision shortly after 5:30 pm Wednesday on Highway 60 near Windom sent one person to the hospital.

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Spencer High School Student Charged After Allegedly Threatening School Violence On Social Media

Wed 3-7-2018

A Spencer High School student has been charged with threat of terrorism, a class "D" felony, for allegedly posting threats against the school on Snapchat.

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Emmetsburg Woman Arrested On Story County Warrants

Wed 3-7-2018

An Emmetsburg woman wanted on warrants charging her with forgery or theft of a lottery ticket and failure to submit to completion of a drunken driving course was arrested Tuesday.

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Annual Audit Report Released For Iowa Lakes Community College

Wed 3-7-2018

The annual audit report for Iowa Lakes Community College shows it's primary government operating revenues totaled a little more than $20.1 million for the year ended June 30th, 2017.

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Two Men Charged In Armed Robbery Early This (Wed.) Morning At Spirit Lake Residence

Wed 3-7-2018

Two men face charges in connection with an armed robbery early this (Wed.) morning at a Spirit Lake residence.

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Domestic Assault Suspect Leads Authorities On Short Pursuit

Wed 3-7-2018

Charges have been filed against a Rock Rapids man in connection with a domestic assault in that city.

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SW Mn Collision Sends One Person To Hospital

Wed 3-7-2018

Minor injuries were reported Tuesday when a 2004 GMC Yukon collided with a semi trailer on Highway 60 near Mountain Lake.

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Upper Des Moines Opportunity encourages Residents to apply for LIHEAP

Tue 3-6-2018

(Spirit Lake)-Deadline to apply for heating assistance April 30.

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Man Wanted By Clay County Authorities For Unauthorized Use Of Credit Card Arrested In Texas

Tue 3-6-2018

A man wanted by Clay county authorities for unauthorized use of a credit card was recently arrested in Texas.

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Two Sanborn Men And Boy Named 2018 Heroes Of The Heartland By American Red Cross

Tue 3-6-2018

Two men and a boy, all from Sanborn, are among those receiving special honors through the American Red Cross Heroes of The Heartland for 2018. 

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Charges Filed Against Milford Woman In Connection With Crash Last Year That Claimed The Lives Of A Spirit Lake Man And His Son

Tue 3-6-2018

A Milford woman has been charged in connection with a crash back on June 10th of last year in Osceola county that claimed the lives of a Spirit Lake man and his son, who was 5-years-old at the time.

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Dickinson Co. Supervisor Races Taking Shape

Tue 3-6-2018

The filing period to run for board of supervisors opened Monday and runs through March 28th.

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HAPI Board Announces Hiring Of New CEO

Tue 3-6-2018

The Board of Directors of Historic Arnolds Park, Incorporated has announced the hiring of a new CEO.

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I 90 Collision Sends One Person To The Hospital

Tue 3-6-2018

A Worthington man was injured Monday when a vehicle he was driving collided with a semi on Interstate 90 in Jackson county.

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Lightning Strike Causes Significant Damage To House

Tue 3-6-2018

A lightning strike Monday morning caused significant damage to a house in Lake Park.

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Latest Appeal In Lee Christensen Case Once Again Centers Around Social Media Post

Tue 3-6-2018

A prison sentence for an Estherville, Iowa, man convicted of 2nd-degree murder, could once again hinge on a Facebook post. 

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Bill Northey To Be Sworn In To New USDA Position Tuesday Night

Mon 3-5-2018

Iowa Agriculture Secretary Bill Northey will be sworn in to his new position with the U.S. Department of Agriculture Tuesday night in Des Moines. 

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Lakes Area Businessman Announces Candidancy For Iowa Senate District 1

Mon 3-5-2018

A local businessman has announced his candidacy for Iowa Senate District 1.

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SLHS Robotics Team Places 3rd Out Of 47 Teams In Regional Competition

Mon 3-5-2018

The Spirit Lake High School Robotics Team placed 3rd out of 47 teams this past weekend in regional competition in Grand Forks, North Dakota.

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Flood Warning In Effect Until Further Notice For Little Sioux River Near Milford

Mon 3-5-2018

The National Weather Service has issued a flood warning in effect until further notice for the Little Sioux River west of Milford. 

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Homicide Investigation Underway In Kossuth County

Mon 3-5-2018

Authorities say they're holding a northern Iowa man suspected of killing a woman.

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Kittie Webster & Beth Will Appointed To Dickinson Co. Bd. Of Health

Sat 3-3-2018

The Dickinson County Board of Health has two new faces on it. 

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Tickets on sale for Iowa Rock 'n Roll Hall of Fame Induction Concert

Fri 3-2-2018

(Arnolds Park)-Induction Concert is Grand Finale to Iowa Rock 'n Roll Hall of Fame Induction Spectacular on Labor Day Weekend.

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O'Brien County Jury Awards Slightly More Than $1 M To Former Hog Confinement Worker

Fri 3-2-2018

An Alton man has been awarded over one million dollars by an O’Brien County Jury in a lawsuit filed against the owner of a hog confinement barn.

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Scammers Now Targeting Alliant Energy Customers

Thu 3-1-2018

Another scam that claims delinquency on utility bills is making the rounds. This one targets customers of Alliant Energy.

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Governor Kim Reynolds Announces Appointments Of Several NW Iowans To Various State Boards And Commissions

Thu 3-1-2018

Governor Kim Reynolds Thursday announced the appointments of several northwest Iowans to various state boards and commissions.

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Registration underway for Summer Camps at Dickinson County Nature Center

Thu 3-1-2018

(Okoboji)-Wide variety of programs encourage outdoor activities for kids.

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$600,000 In Improvements Planned This Year For Clay County Fair & Regional Events Center

Thu 3-1-2018

The Clay County Fair Association has announced plans for $600,000 in improvements to be completed prior to the 2018 Fair, September 8th-16th.

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Hwy 86 Crash Results In Minor Injuries

Thu 3-1-2018

A Windom woman sustained minor injuries in a one vehicle accident yesterday (Wed) morning on Highway 86 in Jackson County.

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Fiery Crash In Palo Alto County Sends One Person To The Hospital

Thu 3-1-2018

A single vehicle crash Tuesday near West Bend injured a Humboldt man.

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