MidAmerican Energy Announces Wind Project

April 15, 2016

MidAmerican Energy Thursday announced plans for a three-point-six billion dollar wind energy project.

Suspicious Vehicle Leads To Arrest

April 15, 2016

An investigation into a report of a suspicious vehicle Monday by the Clay County Sheriff’s Office resulted in the arrest of a Webb man.    

DNR Enforcement Actions

April 14, 2016

The Department of Natural Resources has approved 18 enforcement actions… including several consent orders affecting area property owners.

Clay County Drug Arrest

April 14, 2016

A warrant check by the Clay County Sheriff’s Office has resulted in the arrest of a Spencer resident on drug charges.    

Two Charged With Harassment

April 14, 2016

Two arrests were made Wednesday night by Storm Lake Police after they investigated a report of harassment at 219 West Seventh Street.

Sunrise Campground Opens for Season

April 14, 2016

The Sunrise Campground in Storm Lake will open for the 2016 Camping Season on Friday, April 15, 2016.

Bird Flu First Reported In Iowa One Year Ago

April 14, 2016

Iowa Ag Secretary Bill Northey says preparations have been taken by Iowa poultry farmers, and by the state and federal governments to better prepare for another potential outbreak of avian influenza.

SL Police Report IRS Scam

April 14, 2016

Storm Lake Police have received several calls from people saying they were contacted by the IRS requesting money or stating they were going to be sued if they did not comply with the callers request.

Lawsuit Seeks To Stop Eminent Domain Use For Pipeline

April 14, 2016

The lawyer for a group of 9 landowners who have filed suit against the Iowa Utilities Board seeking to block the Bakken oil pipeline from coming through their land spoke with the media Wednesday.

BVU Commencement Speaker

April 13, 2016

Buena Vista University has announced that Steven R. Smith, dean emeritus and professor of law at California Western School of Law in San Diego, will be the 2016 Commencement speaker on May 21st. “I am honored to

FHC Annual Campaign Underway

April 13, 2016

Faith Hope and Charity in Storm Lake kicked off their annual campaign Wednesday morning with a Storm Lake United coffee and open house.

Two Charged After Fight

April 13, 2016

Two people were arrested after Storm Lake police Tuesday afternoon investigated a fight near East Fourth and Hudson Street.

Wanted Man Captured

April 13, 2016

A wanted man was arrested Tuesday afternoon at the Storm Lake police station.

Police Blotter

April 13, 2016

On April 12, at approximately 6:14pm, at the intersection of Russell and Torando in Storm Lake, a

North Central Storm Water Project Update

April 13, 2016

Progress on the North Central Stormwater Improvement Project in Storm Lake continues.