Work Continues On Several IGLSD Projects With Others In The Pipeline
District Superintendent Steve Anderson tells KUOO news a stretch of Linden Drive in Arnolds Park will remain closed another couple of weeks, but access to a heavily used boat ramp near Trigg's Bay will remain available this weekend.
Two Vehicle Collision At Intersection Of Dickinson Co. Roads A-34 & M-27 West Of Milford Results In Serious Injuries
The Dickinson County Sheriff's Office says 60-year-old Michael Eddy of Okoboji was driving a 2008 Dodge Ram eastbound on County Road A-34. Deputies say he pulled into the path of a 2014 Buick driven by 27-year-old Oma Crouch of Everly who was northbound on County Road M-27
Work On Hwy 60 Roundabouts In Worthington To Begin Next Week
The Minnesota Department of Transportation says the roundabouts are at the intersections of Interstate 90, Oxford Street and Nobles County Road 35, and that detours will go into affect Monday, May 3rd, weather permitting.
Iowa Lakes Corridor Development Corp. Announcing Assistance For Tech Companies Looking To Expand
Brian Dalziel, interim President and CEO of the Iowa Lakes Corridor Development Corporation says the Iowa Economic Development Authority is offering several programs benefiting information, agriculture, bio, and advance manufacturing technology
Crash On Hwy 60 In SW Minnesota Injures Nebraska Man
The Minnesota State Patrol says 35-year-old Enrique Vicente Del Angel of Omaha was driving a 2004 Ford Econoline northbound around 8:30 am Sunday when he lost control of the vehicle on the ice and snow-covered road.
Presbyterian Church In Jackson Will Hold Its Final Service This Sunday
The members of the First Presbyterian church have been contemplating the decision of closing for a few years and have decided that the funds currently used on upkeep and maintenance could be used in missions to help others
There's Still Concern Over A Lack Of Subsoil Moisture In Most Of The Region As We Head Into The Growing Season
Paul Kassel, a Field Agronomist with Iowa State University Extension and Outreach, says moisture levels are well below normal in every location they monitor in the region, with the exception of one near Rossie. He says sites just east of Spirit Lake and west of Estherville are especially dry
Officials Issue Updates On Road Projects In Arnolds Park
The contractor says paving operations on Rohr Street have been completed and that the road will be re-opened to traffic Monday, April 26th, prior to 8:00 am. Crews will then close down Linden Drive in the vicinity of Bridges Bay.
The U-S-D-A's weekly crop report says most of last week was favorable for fieldwork and once soil temperatures warmed up enough that work turned from the preparation of the soil to planting in some areas.
Dickinson Co. Supervisors Approve Request For Outdoor Investiture Ceremony For Newly Appointed Judge Who's From Spirit Lake
The Dickinson County Board of Supervisors today (Tues.) approved a request from John M. Sandy to hold an investiture ceremony in front of the courthouse on June 18th. Sandy was appointed last month by Governor Kim Reynolds to fill a judgeship in Judicial Election District 3A.
State Auditor Releases Report On Dickinson County Finances For Year Ended June 30th, 2020
It shows the county's revenues totaled slightly more than $20.6 million for the year ended June 30th, 2020, an increase of 34.4 percent over the prior year. Expenses totaled a little more than $16.9 million, up 3.5 percent from the prior year.
Local Authorities Say There's A New Scam We Need To Be Aware Of
Scammers are now using stolen identity information, which they can obtain when bigger stores have a data breach that involve millions of people, to try to cash in on the extra unemployment benefits that are part of the COVD-19 crisis.
Extension Week Continues With Focus On Important Role Volunteers Play In Youth Programs
Madeleine Brete-Smith is the County Youth and Ag Coordinator for ISU Extension and Outreach, Dickinson County. She says they're using the opportunity in part to say thank you to their volunteers who play a vital role in making various youth programs, including the fair, possible
Sue Boettcher, Human Sciences Program Coordinator for ISU Extension Dickinson County, says food trucks will be parked each day through Friday from 11:00 am until 2:00 pm at the fairgrounds. A different truck will be featured each day. Boettcher says they'll also have a number of informational displays
Dickinson Co. Supervisors Give Go-Ahead For Restructuring Of County Attorney's Office; Approve Resolutions To Connect With Clay County Trail System
County Attorney Amy Zenor recommended eliminating an investigator's position in the office that was created back in 2018 and reallocating that funding for an additional attorney who would work part-time in the office.
The Lyon County Sheriff's Office says 31-year-old Robert Camack was arrested Thursday on an outstanding warrant charging him with two counts of sexual abuse in the 3rddegree...both class “C” felonies, and two counts of indecent contact with a child...aggravated misdemeanors.
New Report Details Impact Hospitals Have On Local Economies
Locally, the report shows Lakes Regional Healthcare generates 941 jobs that add $21.3 million to the local economy. In turn, it shows LRH employees spend $7.1 million on retail sales and contribute $429,000 in state sales tax revenue