Layoffs At Eaton In Spencer

June 02, 2016

A major manufacturer in Spencer has announced another round of layoffs.

Dredge Repairs Made

June 02, 2016

There have only been two-and-a-half days of dredging on Storm Lake this year… due to mechanical problems with the dredge.

One Injured In Spencer Two-Car Crash

June 02, 2016

A two-vehicle collision Tuesday afternoon at the intersection of Highway 71 and 13th Street southwest near Menards in Spencer sent one person to the hospital.    

Estherville Juveniles Arrested

June 02, 2016

Two juvenile males from Estherville face charges following an investigation into a report of a stolen credit card that had been used at several businesses.    

King Highway 20 Corridor Hero

June 01, 2016

Congressman Steve King has been named a US 20 Corridor Association Hero. King has been a strong advocate for statewide four-lane Highway 20 for more than 20 years. As a state senator, King promoted and helped secure

Juarez Sentence

June 01, 2016

A Storm Lake man is headed for prison after a probation revocation hearing held last week in Buena Vista County District Court.

Credit Card Fraud Arrest

June 01, 2016

A man from Early was arrested after Storm Lake police investigated a report of the fraudulent use of a credit card.

Two Charged After Disturbance

June 01, 2016

Two people were charged early Monday morning after Storm Lake Police were dispatched to 1500 North Seneca Street to investigate a disturbance.

Man Charged After Truck Hits House

June 01, 2016

A Storm Lake man was charged after police Monday afternoon investigated a pickup that had run into a house in the 400-block of Irving Street.

Star Spangled Spectacular Fundraising Underway

June 01, 2016

Letters are in the mail and early donors have the 2016 Storm Lake Star Spangled Spectacular Fourth of July fundraising off to a good start with a $1,500 boost.

Area Rainfall

June 01, 2016

for the 24 hours ending at 7am Wednesday.

SL Fire & Police Called To Alley Spill

June 01, 2016

Storm Lake officials say there was no environmental impact after they investigated a foul-smelling liquid being pumped into the alley in the 100-block of East Railroad Street.

Police Blotter

June 01, 2016

On the afternoon of Tuesday, May 31, 2016 at approximately 4:49pm, the Storm Lake Police

Weekly Crop Report

June 01, 2016

Wet weather continues to present challenges for Iowa farmers who are trying to wrap up planting and conduct other field work.

BV Supervisors Approve Pipeline Agreement

June 01, 2016

The Buena Vista County Board of Supervisors has approved an agreement with Dakota Access Pipeline over using county roads during construction of the Bakken oil pipeline.