SL Council Approves Engineering Agreement

June 24, 2016

The Storm Lake city council this week approved an engineering agreement for a water main project.

Erie Street Project Change

June 24, 2016

A change in valves has increased the cost of the Erie Street paving project by eight-thousand dollars.

Minor Injury In Car Accident

June 24, 2016

A passenger received minor injuries in a one-vehicle accident southwest of Newell Sunday night.

Governor’s Volunteer Award Recepients

June 24, 2016

Governor Terry Branstad and Lieutenant Governor Kim Reynolds were in Storm Lake Thursday afternoon for the 33rd Annual Governor’s Volunteer Award recognition ceremony.

Child Abduction Attempt In Orange City

June 23, 2016

Authorities are searching for a man who allegedly attempted to abduct a 10-year-old girl at a park in Orange City on Wednesday.

Final Star Spangled Spectacular Schedule

June 23, 2016

The Storm Lake Star Spangled Spectacular Commodores Andy and Tara Kosky with co-commodores George and Melissa Green have released the final schedule of events for the July 3 and 4 Independence Day celebration.

Spectacular Fund-Raising Continues

June 23, 2016

Fundraisers for the Storm Lake Star Spangled Spectacular are pleased with the $6,500 raised in the third week of fundraising for the upcoming two day family-friendly Independence Day celebration. 

Police Blotter

June 23, 2016

On June 22, at approximately 11:33am, a vehicle driven by Mark Cullen of Storm Lake was involved

Christensen Murder Trial Jury Selected

June 23, 2016

A jury has been seated in the first degree murder trial of Lee Christensen of Estherville, who’s charged in the shooting death of Thomas Bortvit, also of Estherville a little more than a year ago.

BV Supervisors Approve Budget Amendment

June 23, 2016

The Buena Vista County Supervisors this week approved an amendment to the county budget due to increased spending for law enforcement.

SL Council Discusses Housing Study

June 23, 2016

The Storm Lake City Council has decided to explore another option for a study of housing needs.

Lime Lagoon Plans Approved

June 23, 2016

Plans to restore the lime lagoon site near the Storm Lake Water Plant into a wetlands were approved this week by the city council.

Juhl Pleads Not Guilty

June 23, 2016

A Spirit Lake man has pleaded not guilty to 10 counts of sexual exploitation of a minor.

Bails Sentenced To Federal Prison

June 23, 2016

A Kiron woman was sentenced this week in federal court in Sioux City to five years in prison for selling meth.

Police Blotter

June 22, 2016

On June 21, a burglary was reported in the 1000th block of Sunrise Park Road in Storm Lake. The