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Public invited to 8th Annual Get Up & Bowl for Special Olympics February 24

Tue 2-19-2019 2105 Circle Dr W, Spirit Lake, IA

(Spirit Lake)-Over 200 items expected for Silent Auction on Sunday.

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Black Hills Energy Again Reminding Customers To Clear Meters Of Snow & Ice

Tue 2-19-2019

Officials with Black Hills Energy are once again reminding customers to remove snow and ice from natural gas meters.

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IUB Schedules Hearings On Upcoming Request From Alliant Energy To Increase Electric & Natural Gas Rates

Tue 2-19-2019

The Iowa Utilities Board has scheduled a series of public hearings regarding a proposed increase in electric and natural gas rates that Alliant Energy plans to request.

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Dickinson Co. Supervisors Call On Legislature & Governor To Change Deadline To Receive Absentee Ballots

Tue 2-19-2019

The Dickinson County Board of Supervisors this (Tues.) morning adopted a resolution urging the state legislature to revise language in Iowa code pertaining to the deadline in which to have absentee ballots returned to be counted.

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Okoboji School Bd Approves Bid Documents For Middle School, Track & Field Projects

Tue 2-19-2019

The Okoboji School Board Monday evening approved bid documents for the Middle School and track and football field upgrades

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Changes Coming For Some Area Superintendents

Tue 2-19-2019

The field of candidates for the Superintendent position at the Algona School District has been narrowed, with one of the three finalists for the position dropping out.

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Old Man Winter About To Deliver A One-Two Punch On The Region

Tue 2-19-2019

Don't look now, but those snow piles are about to get even higher.

 

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Emmet County Animal Shelter Fundraiser February 23 in Estherville

Mon 2-18-2019 314 S. 1st Street,Estherville,IA

(Estherville)-Taco Dinner, Meat BINGO and Silent Auction on tap Saturday night.

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Rollover Crash Sends One Person To The Hospital With Minor Injuries

Mon 2-18-2019

Minor injuries were reported this (Mon.) morning in a single vehicle rollover on Highway 60 in Nobles county.

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Possible Injuries Reported In Graettinger Collision

Mon 2-18-2019

Possible injuries were reported Sunday evening in a two-vehicle collision in Graettinger.

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Show Choir From Bellevue, Nebraska Crowned Grand Champs Of Shake The Lakes Show Choir Competition

Mon 2-18-2019

A show choir from Nebraska received top honors at a competition this past Saturday hosted by Spirit Lake High School at the Sami Center. 

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Underage Weekend Drinking Party Near Webb Results In Numerous Citations & Drug Charge

Mon 2-18-2019

Clay county authorities say numerous citations were issued in connection with an underage drinking party this past weekend near Webb.

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Bottle Bill, Unemployment Benefits Among Issues Discussed At Legislative Forum

Mon 2-18-2019

Concern over the bottle bill was among the issues discussed at Saturday's legislative forum at the Pearson Lakes Art Center. 

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Crash On Interstate 35 At Owatonna Injures Two People From Northwest Iowa

Mon 2-18-2019

A two-vehicle collision Sunday on Interstate 35 in Owatonna, Minnesota injured two people from northwest Iowa.

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Separate Crashes In Southern Minnesota Send Two People To The Hospital

Mon 2-18-2019

Separate crashes near Fairmont result in minor injuries to two people.

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Palo Alto County Crash Injures Two (2)

Fri 2-15-2019

A single vehicle crash Thursday in Palo Alto county sent two people to the hospital.

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Osceola County Crash Seriously Injures South Dakota Man

Fri 2-15-2019

A South Dakota man was seriously injured today (Fri.) when a van he was driving collided with a semi about a mile west of the intersection of Highways 9 and 59 in Osceola county.

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Algona Contractor Sentenced On One Count Of Violating Clean Air Work Practice Standards

Fri 2-15-2019

An Algona contractor who purchased and renovated the former Kossuth County Home without properly inspecting for asbestos has been sentenced to two years of probation.

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A Reminder To Shovel Around Fire Hydrants As Snow Piles Grow; Extra Caution Advised At Intersections

Fri 2-15-2019

Authorities are reminding everyone of the importance of digging out around fire hydrants as the piles of snow continue to get higher.

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Tubing Hill At Horseshoe Bend Opening This Weekend (Feb. 16th & 17th)

Fri 2-15-2019

If you're looking for a way to actually enjoy winter and all that snow we have, the tubing hill at Horseshoe Bend southwest of Milford will be open this weekend.

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An Inmate At The Clay County Jail Faces Additional Charges After Allegedly Trying To Make A Run For It

Fri 2-15-2019

An inmate at the Clay county jail faces additional charges after allegedly trying to make a run for it.

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Several NW Iowa Cities And Municipal Utilities Partnering For Safety Practices

Fri 2-15-2019

Officials in Sioux Center helped lead an effort to form a new safety-focused partnership that pools resources with eight other northwest Iowa communities.

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