Trial For SL Man Accused Of Firing A Gun Toward A Neighbor Is Delayed
Trial for a Spirit Lake man accused of firing a gun at a neighbor has been pushed back to July 18th, with a pre-trial conference set for July 10th in Dickinson County District Court. Scott Sidles was charged with attempted murder, intimidation with a dangerous weapon and willful injury.
Chamber Officials Issue Alert Over Apparent Phone Scam
The Iowa Great Lakes Area Chamber of Commerce says it's getting reports of calls being made to area businesses from someone purporting to be with the entity, asking for information to update a data base.
Dickinson Co. Supervisors Hold Hearing On Manure Management Plan Amendment
A public hearing on an amended manure management plan for the application of 3,900 gallons of hog manure per acre on an additional 80 acres of land about two miles southeast of Terril was held at this (Tues.) morning's Dickinson County Board of Supervisors meeting.
Milford City Council Approves Professional Services Agreements For 3rd Phase Of "H" Avenue Project
The Milford city council last (Mon.) evening approved professional service agreements for the design of the sanitary and storm sewer portions of the 3rd phase of the “H” Avenue project, along with a proposal for soil testing for the same project.
Polaris Industries To Phase Out Operations At Milford Plant
Polaris Industries announced today (Mon.) it will be discontinuing manufacturing at its Milford plant and will be transferring production there to existing facilities in Huntsville, Alabama; Roseau, Minnesota and Anaheim, California.
Dickinson Co. Supervisors Hear Update From Iowa Drainage District Association
The Dickinson county board of supervisors learned this (Tues.) morning a rule revision that would have placed even non-navigable waters under the jurisdiction of the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency is likely a thing of the past.
Plans for a proposed R-V park on the south side of Center Lake may still be alive, even though the Dickinson County Board of Adjustment last month voted to deny a conditional use permit for the proposed project.
Art Cullen, Editor of The Storm Lake Times, wins Pulitzer Prize.
A small-town Iowa newspaper editorial writer has won the Pulitzer Prize for taking on powerful agricultural organizations after a water utility sued the paper's home county and two others over farm pollution.