News Archive

Nine Year Old Boys To Ride Bikes Around West Lake Okoboji For Fundraiser

Fri 5-30-2014

(Spencer)-- Two local nine-year-old boys will be riding their bikes around West Lake Okoboji this Sunday (June 1st) to raise money for a special cause. Read More

Hwy 18 Bridge Project Underway

Fri 5-30-2014

(Spencer)-- A bridge replacement project on Highway 18 west of Everly is now underway. Read More

Tom Tourville To Step Down As PLAC CEO

Fri 5-30-2014

(Okoboji)-- The longtime CEO of the Pearson Lakes Art Center is stepping down. Read More

Summer programs getting underway at Dickinson County Nature Center

Fri 5-30-2014

(Okoboji) - Offerings include Kayak a Wetland, Birding on the Greens, and youth programs. Read More

Possible Injuries Reported In Van Rollover On Hwy 86 Near Treasure Village

Thu 5-29-2014

(Wahpeton)-- Possible injuries were reported in a single vehicle rollover late Wednesday afternoon in the 1900 block of Highway 86 near Treasure Village. Read More

Possible Injuries Reported In Van Rollover On Hwy 86 Near Treasure Village

Thu 5-29-2014

(Wahpeton)-- Possible injuries were reported in a single vehicle rollover late Wednesday afternoon in the 1900 block of Highway 86 near Treasure Village. Read More

Pure Fishing Achieves Blue Zones Worksite Designation

Thu 5-29-2014

(Spirit Lake)-- One of the lakes area's largest employers has been designated as a "Blue Zones Worksite".

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Additional Info Released Into Hwy 9 High Speed Pursuit

Thu 5-29-2014

(Spirit Lake)-- Authorities have released additional details into a high speed pursuit early Wednesday in Dickinson county that resulted in multiple charges against a Spirit Lake man. Read More

Lake Park City Clerk Stepping Down After 30 Years Of Service

Thu 5-29-2014

(Lake Park)-- A long time employee for the city of Lake Park is stepping down. Read More

Runaway Accused Of Stealing Vehicle And Going On Joyride

Thu 5-29-2014

(Emmetsburg)-- A runaway from the Forest Ridge Juvenile Facility faces multiple charges after allegedly stealing a pickup from a residence in Emmet county Wednesday and taking it for a joy ride. Read More

O'Brien County Authorities Investigate Report Of Shots Fired

Thu 5-29-2014

(Primghar)-- Authorities in O'Brien county say they're continuing to investigate an incident in which some gun shots were reportedly fired at a storage tank at the Valero Energy plant west of Hartley. Read More

Spirit Lake VFW to host two events this weekend

Thu 5-29-2014

(Spirit Lake) - Benefit Dance slated for Friday night, Home Brewer Contest on Saturday. Read More

Daily Almanac For Thursday, May 29th, 2014

Thu 5-29-2014

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German Wind Company To Locate North American Headquarters In Estherville

Wed 5-28-2014

(Estherville)-- A German wind company has announced plans to locate it's North American headquarters in Estherville. Read More

Car Vs Pedestrian Collision Seriously Injures Woman

Wed 5-28-2014

(Okoboji)-- A woman was seriously injured Tuesday evening after being struck by a car on County Home Road in front of Pride Group of Okoboji. Read More

Pursuit Results In Multiple Charges

Wed 5-28-2014

(Spirit Lake)-- Multiple charges have been filed against a man in connection with a high speed pursuit Tuesday night in Dickinson county. Read More

APO Fire And Rescue Presented With Polar Plunge Proceeds

Wed 5-28-2014

(Arnolds Park)-- It may seem like an eternity has passed since University of Okoboji Winter Games were held back in January, especially with the recent 80 degree weather.

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Fire Destroys Garage

Wed 5-28-2014

(Spirit Lake)-- No injuries were reported in a fire early this (Wed.) morning that destroyed a garage in Spirit Lake. Read More

West Bend Man Arrested for Indecent Contact with Child

Wed 5-28-2014

(West Bend) - Palo Alto County authorities arrested Juan Santiago Robles of West Bend Tuesday night for indecent contact with a child.

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Lakeside Lab seeks volunteers for CLAMP project

Wed 5-28-2014

(Okoboji) - Four volunteer training sessions scheduled beginning Saturday, May 30. Read More

Daily Almanac For Wednesday, May 28th, 2014

Wed 5-28-2014

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Osceola County Crash Claims Life Of A Northern Minnesota Man

Tue 5-27-2014

(Sibley)-- Osceola county authorities have released details into a single vehicle crash Friday that claimed the life of a man and a dog that was with him. Read More

Clay County Traffic Stop Results In Drug Arrests

Tue 5-27-2014

(Spencer)-- Two people from Sibley face drug charges following a traffic stop Saturday on Highway 18 in Clay county. Read More

Okoboji Foundation Announces Endowment Fundraiser

Tue 5-27-2014

(Okoboji)-- The Okoboji Foundation is gearing up for its annual endowment fundraising event coming up next month. Read More

Daily Almanac For Tuesday, May 27th, 2014

Tue 5-27-2014

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Grass And Field Fire Near Little Spirit Lake Burns Slightly More Than Two Acres

Mon 5-26-2014

(Spirit Lake)-- A grass and field fire Saturday west of Little Spirit Lake and just north of the Iowa-Minnesota border burned a little more than two acres. Read More

Hundreds Attend Area Memorial Day Programs

Mon 5-26-2014

(Undated)-- Hundreds turned out at Memorial Day programs Monday throughout the region to pay respect and honor those who have lost their lives fighting for our freedom, as well as for those currently in the armed services.

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Semi Vs Car Collision Claims Life; Injures Several Others

Mon 5-26-2014

(Spencer)-- A collision Friday involving a car and a semi in Spencer claimed the life of a Spencer teen and injured three others. Read More

Peterson Man Wins $10K In Iowa Lottery Scratch-Off Game

Fri 5-23-2014

(Des Moines)-- A Peterson man has hit it big in an Iowa Lottery instant-scratch game.

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Lake Park Unveils New City Seal

Fri 5-23-2014

(Lake Park)-- Lake Park has unveiled its new city seal.

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Iowa Rock n Roll Museum to open in Arnold's Park on Friday

Fri 5-23-2014

(Arnold's Park) - Rare Beatles memorabilia exhibit on display.

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Daily Almanac For Friday, May 23rd, 2014

Fri 5-23-2014

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Latest Summary Shows Only NW Iowa Remains In Drought; Conditions Improve Elsewhere

Thu 5-22-2014

(Des Moines)-- the fact northwest Iowa has been missed by recent rains is evident in the latest drought update issued by the Iowa Department of Natural Resources. Read More

Motorcycle Accident Injures SL Man

Thu 5-22-2014

(Spirit Lake)-- A Spirit Lake man sustained minor injuries in a motorcycle accident Wednesday evening in the Triboji Beach area. Read More

Corridor Announces New Addition To Staff

Thu 5-22-2014

(Spencer)-- The Iowa Lakes Corridor Development Corporation is announcing a new addition to its staff.

Libby Glaser, Communications and Events Coordinator for Iowa Lakes Corridor Development Corporation
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Clay County Authorities Make Arrests In Residential Burglary Case

Thu 5-22-2014

(Spencer)-- Authorities in Clay county say they've charged two suspects in connection with a residential burglary that took place last month in Royal.  Read More

Growing Iowa's Economy Speaker Series to feature Jim Hussong at PLAC

Thu 5-22-2014

(Okoboji) - Free program begins at 7 p.m. Thursday at Pearson Lakes Art Center. Read More

Single Vehicle Crash Near Rock Rapids Injures Spirit Lake Woman

Thu 5-22-2014

(Rock Rapids)-- A Spirit Lake woman was injured late Wednesday afternoon in a single vehicle crash on Highway 9 on the west edge of Rock Rapids. Read More

Hwy 71 And 41st Street Collision Injures Three

Wed 5-21-2014

(Spirit Lake)-- A two-vehicle collision this (Wed.) morning at the intersection of Highway 71 and 41st Street in Spirit Lake sent three people to the hospital. Read More

Arnolds Park Names New Mayor

Wed 5-21-2014

(Arnolds Park)-- The city of Arnolds Park has a new Mayor. Read More

Corn And Soybean Planting Nearing Completion

Wed 5-21-2014

(Spencer)-- Cooperative weather has allowed area farmers to make good progress in wrapping up spring planting and field work. Read More

ILCC Trustees Set Fees For Upcoming College Year

Wed 5-21-2014

(Spirit Lake)-- Meeting in Spirit Lake Tuesday, the board of trustees of Iowa Lakes Community College approved tuition and fees for the 2014-15 college year. Read More

Estherville Names New Police Chief

Wed 5-21-2014

(Estherville)-- The city of Estherville has a new Police Chief. Read More

Okoboji Foundation Announces 2014 Grant Recipients

Tue 5-20-2014

(Arnolds Park)-- The Okoboji Foundation has announced its 2014 grant recipients.

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Fire Marshall Makes Rulings On House Fires

Tue 5-20-2014

(Spirit Lake)-- The State Fire Marshal has completed investigations into two house fires Spirit Lake firefighters battled Sunday. Read More

Hilltop Care Center to hold Backpack Program Drive on Wednesday

Tue 5-20-2014

(Spirit Lake) - Food drive to be held in conjunction with Open House at care facility. Read More

Daily Almanac For Tuesday, May 20th, 2014

Tue 5-20-2014

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Local Officials Discuss Potential Dilemma Over Can And Bottle Redemption In Dickinson County

Mon 5-19-2014

(Arnolds Park)-- The future of can and bottle redemption in Dickinson county remains unclear following a meeting held this (Mon.) afternoon in Arnolds Park. Read More

Silver Lake Fountain Dedication Postponed To Tuesday Evening

Mon 5-19-2014

(Lake Park)-- The dedication ceremony for the fountain in Silver Lake at Lake Park that was scheduled for this (Mon. 5/19) evening has been postponed to Tuesday (5/20) evening at 7:00 p.m. at the same location. Hot dogs will still be served beginning at 6:30 p.m. at the new concession stand. Read More

Area Law Enforcement Participate In Click It Or Ticket Campaign

Mon 5-19-2014

(Undated)-- Area law enforcement agencies are participating in a special enforcement effort that begins today (Mon. 5/19) and continues through June 1st. Read More

IRRMA to launch season with Beach Blast Off at Roof Garden

Mon 5-19-2014

(Arnold's Park) - Season kick-off concert slated for Sunday May 25 Read More

IRRMA to launch season with Beach Blast Off at Roof Garden

Mon 5-19-2014

(Arnold's Park) - Season kick-off concert slated for Sunday May 25 Read More

SL Firefighters Battle Two House Fires Sunday

Mon 5-19-2014

(Spirit Lake)-- Spirit Lake firefighters spent the better part of their day Sunday battling two house fires. Read More

Daily Almanac For Monday, May 19th, 2014

Mon 5-19-2014

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State Officials Approve Incentives For Polaris Expansion In Milford

Fri 5-16-2014

(Des Moines)-- The Iowa Economic Development Authority today (Fri.) approved a package of incentives to assist Polaris Industries with an expansion of its operations in Milford. Read More

Defendant Previously Serving Life Sentences In Murder Of Gregory Erickson May Now Be Eligible For Parole

Fri 5-16-2014

(Spencer)-- A man who was sentenced in connection with the 1997 death of Gregory "Sky" Erickson may someday be eligible for parole as the result of a new sentence handed down this (Fri.) morning. Read More

Apartment Search Results In Arrest Of Spencer Man On Drug Charge

Fri 5-16-2014

(Spencer)-- The execution of a search warrant on an apartment has resulted in the arrest of a Spencer man on a drug charge. Read More

New Executive Director Named For Spirit Lake Assisted Living Facility

Fri 5-16-2014

(Spirit Lake)-- Keelson Harbour Senior Living in Spirit Lake has a new Executive Director.

Jean Greeley, new Executive Director at Keelson Harbour Senior Living
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Arnold's Park Amusement Park to open for season May 17

Fri 5-16-2014

(Arnold's Park) - "Sneak Peak" Friday evening for season pass holders. Read More

Bedell Family YMCA Makes Major Announcements

Thu 5-15-2014

(Spirit Lake)-- Some major announcements late Thursday from the Bedell Family YMCA.

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The Restoration Of Two Area Lakes About To Get Underway

Thu 5-15-2014

(Spirit Lake)-- A presentation and open house on plans to restore Marble and West Hottes Lakes in Dickinson county will be held this coming Tuesday, May 20th. Read More

Iowa Court Of Appeals To Hear Cases In Lakes Area

Thu 5-15-2014

(Okoboji)-- The Iowa Court of Appeals will hear a couple of cases later this month in the Iowa Great Lakes. Read More

Flagfest To Feature New Attraction

Thu 5-15-2014

(Spencer)-- This year's Flagfest celebration in Spencer will feature a new attraction. Read More

Dedication Set For Fountain To Be Installed In Silver Lake

Thu 5-15-2014

(Lake Park)-- Officials in Lake Park are about to unveil a new tool in their arsenal to clean up Silver Lake. Read More

Arnolds Park Council Holds Off On Mayor Appointment

Thu 5-15-2014

(Arnolds Park)-- The Arnolds Park city council met in regular session Wednesday evening, but the appointment of a new Mayor was not among the items on the agenda. Read More

Daily Almanac For Thursday, May 15th, 2014

Thu 5-15-2014

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Two Vehicle Collision Results In Minor Injuries

Wed 5-14-2014

(Spencer)-- Minor injuries were reported Tuesday in a two-vehicle collision at the intersection of Highway 71 and Clay County Road B14 near Fostoria. Read More

Dickinson Supervisors Adopt Resolution Supporting Skilled Iowa Initiative

Wed 5-14-2014

(Spirit Lake)-- The Dickinson County Board of Supervisors Tuesday adopted a resolution supporting a program designed to help those looking for a job. Read More

Authorities Warn Of Sweepstakes Scam

Wed 5-14-2014

(Emmetsburg)-- Authorities are alerting the public to what they say is a sweepstakes scam. Read More

SW Minnesota Semi Crash Injures South Dakota Man

Wed 5-14-2014

(Worthington, Mn.)-- A South Dakota man was injured Tuesday when a semi he was driving left the road and rolled on Interstate 90 in Nobles county. Read More

Additional Excavation Means Additional Expense For SL City Hall Project

Wed 5-14-2014

(Spirit Lake)-- Construction of Spirit Lake's new city hall is still in its early stages, but already council members are learning that keeping the project on target financially isn't going to be easy. Read More

Estherville students fundraising to help former classmate

Wed 5-14-2014

(Estherville) - Students "passing the bucket" to help Cody Davis see the ocean before losing his sight. Read More

Spencer Man Sentenced On Federal Escape Charge

Tue 5-13-2014

(Sioux City)-- A Spencer man who pleaded guilty in February of this year to one count of escape from federal custody has been sentenced in U.S. District Court. Read More

A Former SLHS Principal Fights To Keep His Job At Red Oak

Tue 5-13-2014

(Red Oak)-- A former Principal at Spirit Lake High School is now fighting to keep his job at Red Oak. Read More

Dickinson Supervisors Adopt Resolution Allowing Use Of ATVs And ORVs On County Roads

Tue 5-13-2014

(Spirit Lake)-- The Dickinson county board of supervisors voted unanimously today (Tues.) in favor of a resolution allowing the use of ATVs and ORVs on most county roads, with the exception of level "C", or dirt roads. Read More

Crash On Hwy 18 West Of Emmetsburg Injures Two

Tue 5-13-2014

(Emmetsburg)-- A chain reaction collision Monday at the intersection of Highways 18 and 4 west of Emmetsburg injured two people. Read More

Polaris Industries Seeks State Incentives For Expansion Of Its Milford Operations

Tue 5-13-2014

(Milford)-- The Milford city council Monday authorized the Mayor to sign off on an application for an incentive package with the Iowa Economic Development Authority for the planned expansion of Polaris Industries' operations in the city. Read More

SL Manufacturing Facility Evacuated Due To Smoke

Tue 5-13-2014

(Spirit Lake)-- A Spirit Lake manufacturing plant was evacuated Monday evening after a malfunctioning piece of equipment filled the building with smoke. Read More

Daily Almanac For Tuesday, May 13th, 2014

Tue 5-13-2014

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Water Quality Projects Awarded Funding

Mon 5-12-2014

(Des Moines)-- 29 Iowa cities, including some in our area, have been awarded more than 33.7 million dollars in water quality loans through a state revolving fund.  Read More

SL Letter Carriers Collect Two Thousand Pounds Of Food For Local Food Pantry

Mon 5-12-2014

(Spirit Lake)-- Spirit Lake letter carriers collected some 2,000 pounds of food during last week's "Stamp Out Hunger" campaign.

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LRH To Unveil Improvements During Open House

Mon 5-12-2014

(Spirit Lake)-- The public will be able to see firsthand this coming Saturday (5/17) recently completed improvements at Lakes Regional Healthcare. Read More

Harkin Aide To Visit

Mon 5-12-2014

(Undated)-- An aide to U.S. Senator Tom Harkin will be making several stops in the region. Read More

Daily Almanac For Monday, May 12th, 2014

Mon 5-12-2014

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VFW Home Brewer Contest slated for May 31

Mon 5-12-2014

(Spirit Lake) - First-ever contest will benefit VFW charities. Read More

Area Airports Awarded Federal Funds

Fri 5-9-2014

(Washington, D.C.)-- Two northwest Iowa airports are among 12 in the state awarded funding through the U.S. Department of Transportation. Read More

Epic Iowa Road Trip Stops At Arnolds Park

Thu 5-8-2014

(Arnolds Park)-- A rolling billboard intended to increase public awareness into the important role tourism plays in Iowa's economy and what the state has to offer visitors made a stop today (Thurs.) in Arnolds Park.

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Youth In Philanthropy Raises Grant Money For Two Lakes Area Causes

Thu 5-8-2014

(Arnolds Park)-- It's been another successful year for a program that teaches area youth the importance of giving back to the community.


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Search Results In Meth Arrest

Thu 5-8-2014

(Spencer)-- The execution of a search warrant on a residence in Spencer has resulted in the arrest of a man on drug charges. Read More

Okoboji Woman Files Claim Associated With Iowa Juvenile Home

Thu 5-8-2014

(Des Moines)-- The State Appeal Board has rejected a $500,000 claim filed by a former resident of the Iowa Juvenile Home. Read More

Benefit for children of Michaela Jordon to be held on Saturday

Thu 5-8-2014

(Estherville)- Benefit marks slain Estherville woman's birthday. Read More

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Thu 5-8-2014

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Jackson Officials Announce Plans For New Retail/Commercial Development

Wed 5-7-2014

(Jackson, Mn.)-- Officials with the Jackson Economic Development Corporation announced today (Wed.) plans for a new retail/commercial development. Read More

Dickinson Supervisors Hear Concerns Over Condition Of County Road A34 In Milford Area

Wed 5-7-2014

(Milford)-- The poor condition of County Road A-34 through the city of Milford was a topic of discussion at Tuesday's Dickinson county board of supervisors
meeting.

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SL Traffic Stops Results In Arrests

Wed 5-7-2014

(Spirit Lake)-- Separate traffic stops Tuesday evening and early this (Wed.) morning in Spirit Lake have resulted in the arrests of two men on drug charges. Read More

4th Annual Team Amy Run in Estherville Saturday

Wed 5-7-2014

(Estherville) - Annual event honors Amy Jensen, with this year's theme "Empowered to be Courageous." Read More

Collision Involving Semi And Tractor Pulling Manure Applicator Results In Serious Injuries

Wed 5-7-2014

(Sheldon)-- A collision Tuesday on Highway 60 south of Sheldon involving a tractor pulling a manure applicator and a semi sent two people to the hospital. Read More

Hearing Set For Re-Sentencing Of Defendant In Gregory "Sky" Erickson Case

Wed 5-7-2014

(Spencer)-- One of 10 people involved in the 1997 kidnapping and slaying of a northwest Iowa teenager won't learn until later this month how much longer he must remain in an Iowa prison. Read More

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Wed 5-7-2014

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Hobby Lobby To Locate In South Park Mall

Tue 5-6-2014

(Spencer)-- It's official: Hobby Lobby is coming to Spencer. Read More

Farmers Reminded To Be On Lookout For Power Poles And Wires

Tue 5-6-2014

(Jackson, Mn.)-- Rural Electric Cooperatives are reminding farmers to be on the lookout for power poles and lines while planting and doing field work.

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Letter Carrier Food Drive Underway

Tue 5-6-2014

(Spirit Lake)-- Area letter carriers are once again this year doing their part to help out the local food bank. Read More

SL Schools Audit Report Available

Tue 5-6-2014

(Spirit Lake)-- An audit report on the Spirit Lake School District's finances is on file for public review. Read More

Grass Fire Burns More Than 40 Acres In Hales Slough Area

Tue 5-6-2014

(Spirit Lake)-- A grass fire Monday afternoon burned more than 40 acres of land around Hales Slough on the east side of Big Spirit Lake. Read More

Grass Fire Burns More Than 40 Acres In Hales Slough Area

Tue 5-6-2014

(Spirit Lake)-- A grass fire Monday afternoon burned more than 40 acres of land around Hales Slough on the east side of Big Spirit Lake. Read More

Arnold's Park Amusement Park announces full concert schedule

Tue 5-6-2014

(Arnold's Park)  - Country star Kip Moore to headline Polaris appreciation concert August 16. Read More

Lake Park Girl Wins Top Honors In Pageant

Tue 5-6-2014

(Lake Park)-- A Lake Park girl was a top finisher in the National American Miss Pageant this past weekend in Waterloo.

Carlie Jo Ahrenstorff crowned 2014 Pre-Teen State Queen
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Tue 5-6-2014

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Motorcycle Crash Claims Life Of Wisconsin Man

Mon 5-5-2014

(Emmetsburg)-- A motorcycle accident early Friday in Emmetsburg claimed the life of a Wisconsin man. Read More

Okoboji Tourism Committee Hires New Director

Mon 5-5-2014

(Arnolds Park)-- A lakes area woman has been hired as the new Director of the Okoboji Tourism Committee. Read More

Authorities Bust Underage Drinking Party

Mon 5-5-2014

(Ayrshire)-- Authorities in Palo Alto county say they busted up an underage drinking party over the weekend. Read More

Car Plunges Into Lost Island Lake

Mon 5-5-2014

(Ruthven)-- No injuries were reported Sunday when a car plunged into Lost Island Lake near Ruthven.  Read More

Lakes Area Girl Competes In National American Miss Iowa Pageant

Mon 5-5-2014

(Arnolds Park)-- A lakes area girl finished 1st runner-up at the National American Miss Iowa Pageant held this past weekend in Waterloo.


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LRH Converts Medical Records To Integrate With Avera Network

Mon 5-5-2014

(Spirit Lake)-- Officials with Lakes Regional Healthcare say they've converted the hospital's electronic health record system to one that's compatible through the Avera network.  Read More

Okoboji RAGBRAI to host Public Informational Meeting May 5

Mon 5-5-2014

(Okoboji) - Public meeting to begin at 5:30 at the Pearson Lakes Art Center in Okoboji. Read More

Arnolds Park Mayor Resigns

Fri 5-2-2014

(Arnolds Park)-- Citing circumstances beyond his control, the Mayor of Arnolds Park has resigned, effective immediately. Read More

Anglers Reminded Of New Invasive Species Law

Fri 5-2-2014

(Arnolds Park)-- The countdown is on for the start of the walleye season in the Iowa Great Lakes.  Read More

RAGBRAI Bike Safety Classes offered for area youth

Fri 5-2-2014

(Okoboji) - Free classes offered for kids ages 8-12. Read More

Traffic Stop Lands Sibley Man In Jail On Several Charges

Thu 5-1-2014

(Sibley)-- A Sibley man faces several charges following a traffic stop in Osceola county. Read More

Data Center Near Lake Park Scheduled To Be Operational In Early June

Thu 5-1-2014

(Lake Park)-- Officials with Great Lakes Communication Corporation say a new data center the company is building on Highway 9 near Lake Park should be operational next month. Read More

Estherville Man Faces Multiple Charges Following Stand-Off

Thu 5-1-2014

(Estherville)-- An Estherville man faces multiple charges following a stand-off with authorities Tuesday in Wallingford. Read More

Prescription Takeback Program Deemed Success

Thu 5-1-2014

(Spirit Lake)-- Last Saturday's prescription drug take back program in Spirit Lake has been deemed a success. Read More

Month Of May Designated Historic Preservation Month

Thu 5-1-2014

(Spencer)-- The month of May has been designated "Historic Preservation Month" with the theme "New Age of Preservation: Embark, Inspire, Engage." Read More

Traffic Stop Results In Arrest Of Man Wanted On Dickinson County Warrant

Thu 5-1-2014

(Spencer)-- A traffic stop in Clay county has resulted in the arrest of an Everly man wanted on charges out of Dickinson county. Read More

Traffic Stop Results In Drug Arrest

Thu 5-1-2014

(Spirit Lake)-- A traffic stop has resulted in drug charges against an Okoboji man. Read More

Dickinson And Jackson County Authorities On Lookout For Stolen Tractor

Thu 5-1-2014

(Jackson, Mn.)-- Authorities are on the lookout for this tractor stolen from the Loon Lake Golf Course.
 

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Okoboji RAGBRAI extends vending application deadline

Thu 5-1-2014

(Okoboji) - Non-food vending opportunities offered at Roof Garden in Arnold's Park.  Read More

Planned Sale Of Historic Lakes Area Resort Complex Falls Through

Thu 5-1-2014

(Okoboji)-- A planned sale of The Inn at Okoboji is off and the hotel's owner says there are now no plans to sell the historic lakefront property.


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Thu 5-1-2014

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