48-year-old Jimmy Crouch pled guilty in December of last year to one count of conspiracy to distribute methamphetamine, one count of possession with intent to distribute meth in a protected location and one count of distribution of methamphetamine in a protected area.
Iowa Great Lakes Sanitary District Completes Two Major Projects; Looking Ahead To Additional Work, Including South Side Of Center Lake
Superintendent Steve Anderson says one of those was the installation of 17,000 feet of new piping along with the relocation of a lift station in the Hayward's Bay area to bring it out of the West Lake Okoboji flood plain
Lakes Regional Family Medicine & Dickinson Co. Public Health To Begin Billing Insurance For Administering COVID Vaccine
Lakes Regional Healthcare Director of Population and Public Health Katy Burke says this was always an option but they chose prior to this not to bill for vaccine administration considering the county was responding to a pandemic
Parks & Campgrounds In O'Brien County Will Be Open This Weekend After Park Rangers Resign
O'Brien county parks and campgrounds WILL be open this (Memorial Day Weekend) even after all four of the county's park rangers resigned this week, citing what they say was a “hostile work environment”.
Spine Specialist And Surgeon Expresses Concern Over Low Water Levels And Potential For Spinal Injuries From Diving
Spine specialist and surgeon Dr. Dan McGuire of Iowa Spine Care at Spencer Hospital says they typically see an increase in patients with spine injuries during periods of low water. He says it's a result of diving into water that's too shallow.
Iowa Attorney General Announces Settlements In Four Iowa One Call Lawsuits, Including One In NW Iowa
Four lawsuits brought by the Attorney General in Davis, Marion, Sioux, and Taylor counties for violations of the "Iowa One Call" law have been resolved with civil penalties totaling 24-thousand-500 dollars.
Mike Hawkins, a fisheries biologist with the Iowa Department of Natural resources says it's being done by the same University of Iowa entity that conducted a hydrological study of the lakes several years ago.
Dickinson Co. Supervisors Set June 14th As Date For Special Meeting To Consider Plans For A Proposed Subdivision
Megan Kardell of the county's Planning and Zoning Office presented the request. She says the Planning and Zoning Commission recommended approval of the project at their meeting on Monday, and that the developer wants to get started on it sooner rather than later.
Clay County Traffic Stop Results In Arrests Of Two People (1)
The Clay County Sheriff's Office says a deputy discovered 49-year-old Matthew Laue and 46-year-old Erin McMahon, both of Austin, Minnesota, were allegedly in possession of marijuana and drug paraphernalia.
East Okoboji Lakes Improvement Corporation To Hold Annual Meeting June 5th
The East Okoboji Lakes Improvement Corporation will hold its annual meeting Saturday, June 5that the Maser Monarch Lodge just west of the Dickinson County Nature Center at 22785 Nature Center Road. It will begin at 8:30 am with coffee and rolls being served, with the meeting itself starting at 9:00 am.
The Minnesota State Patrol says 66-year-old Craig Deuel of Worthington was driving a 2014 Subaru Forester eastbound when he collided with the rear of an eastbound 2019 Dodge Ram driven by 65-year-old Daniel Deal of Sioux Falls.
Crawford County Collision Claims Life Of A Cherokee Woman
The Iowa State Patrol says 30-year-old Theresa Mae Denery of Cherokee was driving a 2017 Nissan Sentry northbound on Highway 59 when she crossed the center line and collided with a southbound 2018 Toyota Camry driven by Corina Campa of Denison.
Plans Are In The Works To Apply For Funding To Expand Tatonka Ska Trace Trail To The West Of Montgomery Three And-A-Half Miles
The Dickinson County Board of Supervisors today (Tues.) approved a resolution authorizing the county's Trails Board to apply for funding for another expansion of the “Tatonka Ska Trace” trail on the former Iowa and Northwestern Railroad right-of-way.
Dickinson Co. Supervisors Approve Joint Agreement With City Of Spirit Lake
The Dickinson County Board of Supervisors today (Tues.) approved a joint agreement with the city of Spirit Lake that would allow the city to proceed in forming an urban renewal area for a new housing project while annexation procedures take place with the state.
Authorities Are Investigating An Incident Monday Evening In The Spencer High School Parking Lot During A Track Meet
A statement issued by the school district says a truck drove through the parking lot at a high rate of speed. When an adult told the driver to slow down, they believed they saw a firearm in the vehicle.
Dickinson Co. Authorities Release Additional Details Into Collision North Of Terril That Shut Down A County Road For Hours Friday
The Dickinson County Sheriff's Office says 46-year-old Chad Simm of Paullina was driving a 2003 Peterbilt semi tractor/trailer southbound on County Road N-14 and 65-year-old Janet Smith of Estherville was driving a 2012 GMC Yukon westbound on County Road A-31.
A Portion Of Heavily Traveled Street In Arnolds Park Is About To Be Closed To Traffic For A Couple Of Weeks
City officials say Broadway Street will be closed to through traffic from the intersection of West Broadway Street and Allen Avenue to West Broadway Street and Dewey Street beginning Sunday evening (May 9th).
Head-On Crash Involving A Pickup And A Semi On I-90 Near Welcome, Mn. Sends Two People To The Hospital
The Minnesota State Patrol says 60-year-old Philip Potter of Worthington was driving a 2004 Dodge Ram westbound when the vehicle crossed through the median. Troopers say it then collided head-on with an eastbound 1999 Volvo semi driven by 59-year-old Kenn Dickenson of Sioux Falls.
Spencer Man Injured After A Motorcyle He was Driving Collided With A Car Sunday Evening On Hwy 71 South Of Milford
The Dickinson County Sheriff's Office says Adam Hall of Spencer was operating a 2008 Harley Davidson southbound when he lost control of the motorcycle. It sideswiped a 2018 Chevrolet Equinox driven by Sheryl Kahl of Everly.