Dickinson Co. Supervisors Deal With Drainage-Related Matters; Approve Hiring Of Full Time Assistant In County Attorney's Office
October 12thwas set as the date for a public hearing on a proposal to annex some land in Osceola county into Drainage District 15 in northwestern Dickinson county. They also set September 21stas the date for a public hearing on a reclassification report for Drainage District 31 in the Superior area.
19-year-old Derrick Jager was sentenced last week to more than four years in federal prison after pleading guilty in March of last year to one count of being an unlawful drug user in possession of a firearm.
Authorities say 39-year-old Jamie Williams was arrested shortly before 1:00 am Sunday on a Clay county warrant for failure to appear on an original charge of theft in the fourth degree and on a Dickinson county warrant for possession of contraband in a correctional facility and possession of methamphetamine.
Getting In And Out Of A Couple Of Popular Public Accesses In The Iowa Great Lakes Could Be A Bit Tricky Over The Next Week
Mike Hawkins, a fisheries biologist with the Iowa Department of Natural Resources tells KUOO news crews will be working on the first of a two-phase project to improve access roads in the Kettleson-Hogsback and Center Lake areas.
Unforeseen Circumstance Is Pushing Back Timeline For Hiring A New City Manager In Spencer
In a press release, Mayor Kevin Robinson announced today (Wednesday) two of the three candidates for the position are ill and will not be able to attend interviews that were scheduled for this Friday and Saturday.
Two Vehicle Collision On Hwy 60 Near Heron Lake Sends One Person To The Hospital
The Minnesota State Patrol says 35-year-old Bernardo Barrera of Rock Rapids was driving a 2007 Chevrolet Suburban eastbound and 81-year-old Delores Janssen of Lakefield was driving a 2014 Ford Escape westbound when the two collided.
Hy-Vee Pharmacy Offering Third Dose Covid-19 Vaccines From Pfizer & Moderna To Those Who Qualify
The new doses were recently approved by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration and Centers for Disease Control and Prevention and are only recommended for those with severely or moderately compromised immune systems.
Property Tax Assistance Available For Those Who Meet Certain Guidelines
County Treasurers across Iowa are reminding owners of mobile/manufactured or modular homes that they are eligible for property tax assistance if they have a total household income of less than $24,206.00.
Albert City Woman Pleads Guilty In Federal Money Laundering Case
The U.S. Attorney's Office for the Northern District of Iowa says as part of the plea, 23-year-old Yesenia Ledesma-Ledezma of Albert City agreed to to forfeit property she acquired with proceeds from her illegal business.
Finalists Announced For Spencer City Manager Vacancy
Spencer Mayor Kevin Robinson late this (Wed.) afternoon announced the top three finalists for the City Manager position which has been vacant since earlier this summer with the departure of Amanda Mack.
Two Vehicle Collision At 41st Street & Hwy 71 In Spirit Lake Sends One Person To The Hospital
The Spirit Lake Police Department says 72-year-old Joyce Schwartz of Spirit Lake was driving a 2002 Oldsmobile van westbound on 41stStreet and had stopped at a stop sign. Police say she then pulled into the path of a 2003 Volkswagon driven by 59-year-old Mark Campbell of Superior.
Suspect Who Has Been Eluding Authorities In SW Minnesota The Past Several Days Has Been Taken Into Custody
The Nobles County Sheriff's Office says the suspect, Michael Spath, was apprehended this (Tues.) morning in the same vicinity where he had last been seen on Sunday, near a corn field in the Brewster area.
Two Vehicle Collision Results In Minor Injuries To Both Drivers; Totals Vehicles
The Lyon County Sheriff's Office says Kaleb Kuyper of Rock Valley was driving a 2007 Chevrolet Silverado southbound on the county road and Brent Johnson of Estherville was driving a 2011 Chevrolet Silverado eastbound on Highway 9.
SW Minnesota Authorities Are Looking For A Man Wanted In Nobles County
The Nobles County Sheriff's Office says they're looking for an individual identified as Michael Layne Spath, a while male in his 40's. He's described as being 6 feet three inches tall, weighing 260 pounds with a beard and a tattoo on his neck.
Local Engineering Firm Receives Special Recognition
Beck Engineering, Inc. with offices in Cherokee, Orange City, Sioux Center and Spirit Lake was recently named to the 2021 PSMJ Resources Circle of Excellence as one of the top-performing architecture and engineering firms in the nation for four years in a row.
Area Veterinarians Say They're Treating An Outbreak Of A Virus In Dogs That Can Make Them Extremely Sick
Dr. Reid Den Herder, a veterinarian at Dickinson County Small Animal Clinic, says it was first diagnosed locally by a veterinarian in Spencer from a sample isolated from a coughing dog recently boarded at a local facility in the region.
Incident On East Lake Okoboji Claims Life Of An Omaha Man
The Dickinson County Sheriff's Office says it received a 911 call shortly before 11:30 am from the 16000 block of 255th Avenue in the Francis Sites area on the west side of East Lake Okoboji. The caller reported a man was having trouble staying up and had gone underwater.