Baaken Oil Pipeline Hearing

November 13, 2015

Hundreds of people packed a room in at the Boone County Fairgrounds Thursday to speak and listen to comments at a public hearing on a construction permit for the Baaken oil pipeline. The Iowa Utilities Board had

SL United Annual Banquet Recap

November 12, 2015

125 Storm Lake United members gathered at King’s Pointe Resort Tuesday night for Storm Lake United’s annual Members’ Banquet.

St. Mary’s Middle School Mock Trial

November 12, 2015

Storm Lake St. Mary’s Middle School students competed at the middle school mock trial regional competition November 7 at Rock Rapids. Several students were recognized by judges for their outstanding performances within the case.

Area Rainfall

November 12, 2015

for the 24 hours ending at 7am Thursday.

More Charges For Johnson, Quail

November 12, 2015

Two men already in the Dickinson County jail on burglary, firearms and drug charges face some additional legal trouble.

Six NW Iowa Counties To Promote Attractions

November 12, 2015

Six northwest Iowa counties, including Buena Vista, are embarking upon a new state initiative designed to improve and promote various attractions in the region. Ted Karousis of the Northwest Iowa Planning and Zoning Commission, which is overseeing

Two Charged After Traffic Stop

November 12, 2015

Two people were charged after Storm Lake police early Wednesday morning stopped a vehicle in the 500 block of Cayuga Street for a traffic violation.

“Miracle On Lake” December 3rd

November 12, 2015

Storm Lake United is gearing up to host Miracle on Lake Avenue this year to help our community members, and visitors get ready for the holiday season.

The Bridge ICLC Organization Winner

November 11, 2015

The Bridge of Storm Lake was the winner of the Dan Chavez Beyond the Horizon Organization Award this week at the 30th annual Iowa Culture and Language Conference in Coralville.

Shooting Victim Identified

November 11, 2015

The Calhoun County Sheriff’s Office and the Division of Criminal Investigation have identified the deceased subject from the shooting in Pomeroy as 41-year-old Dale Currie Potter, of Devil’s Lake, North Dakota. 

SL United Business Awards

November 11, 2015

Four Storm Lake businesses were honored Tuesday night at the Storm Lake United annual members’ banquet.

Laurens Arson Arrest

November 11, 2015

A Laurens man faces arson charges after taking over a home with signs of burning it down.

US Supreme Court Hears Tyson SL Case Appeal

November 11, 2015

The U.S. Supreme Court is hearing Tyson Foods’ appeal of a 5.8-million dollar class-action judgment awarded to more than three-thousand workers at the Tyson Storm Lake pork plant.

SLHS Fight

November 10, 2015

Six females were involved in a fight that occurred outside of the main south entrance at the Storm Lake High School.

BV Road Crews Ready For Snow

November 10, 2015

Buena Vista County Engineer Bret Wilkinson says sanders and plows have been installed on county trucks… and the secondary roads department will be ready if we get snow later this week.