BV County Pipeline Ordinance Approved

November 17, 2015

An ordinance covering regulations for the proposed Dakota Access pipeline has been approved by the Buena Vista County Supervisors.

New SL Police Officers

November 17, 2015

Five new Storm Lake Police Officers were sworn in Monday.

Vilas Road Project Completed

November 17, 2015

The final acceptance of repairs to Vilas Road was approved Monday afternoon by the Storm Lake city council.

Weekly Crop Report

November 17, 2015

Harvest activities and fall tillage were nearing completion last week, while some tiling, terracing, and fertilizer applications continued.

Arrest In Cherokee County

November 17, 2015

A Marcus man has been arrested in connection with an incident at a Cleghorn residence in October.

House Fire North of Varina

November 16, 2015

A house was destroyed by fire Monday morning, four miles north and a half-mile east of Varina.

SL Child Endangerment Arrest

November 16, 2015

A Storm Lake woman has been charged with child endangerment after police Friday investigated a report from the D-H-S of possible neglect.

Highway 20 Celebrations Tuesday

November 16, 2015

Governor Terry Branstad and Lieutenant Governor Kim Reynolds will hold celebrations of the road expansion of the final miles of highway 20… Tuesday morning in Fort Dodge… and Tuesday afternoon in Sioux City.

Emmetsburg Arrest

November 16, 2015

An investigation by Palo Alto County authorities into a revolver reported stolen from a vehicle parked at the Emmetsburg campus of Iowa Lakes Community College has led to the arrest of a West Des Moines man.

Area Rainfall

November 16, 2015

for the 24 hours ending at 7am Monday.

Seal Coat Repairs Delayed On County Roads

November 16, 2015

Seal-coating on roads south of Storm Lake will be delayed until all work is done on the Southwest Shoreline Sanitary Sewer project.

SL School Board Agenda

November 16, 2015

The Storm Lake school board is holding their regular monthly meeting Monday evening.

City Council Meets Monday

November 16, 2015

The Storm Lake city council Monday afternoon will consider the final acceptance of the Vilas Road project… adopt the Storm Lake Airport’s capital improvement program… and submit a grant proposal to the Buena Vista County Community Foundation.

Cleghorn Man Seriously Injured

November 14, 2015

A Cleghorn man was injured in a two-vehicle accident Friday on highway three, east of L-36,south of Marcus. The Cherokee County Sheriff’s Office reports Benjamin Barritt was westbound when his vehicle crossed the center line… and struck

Fatality Near Sioux City

November 14, 2015

One person was killed and three injured in a two-vehicle accident late Friday night on interstate 29 in Woodbury County.