SL Bio-Reactor Project

April 20, 2016

The Storm Lake city council this week accepted the low quote for construction of two bio-reactors.

Grassley Meets SXC Students

April 19, 2016

Students from Sioux Central Middle School in Sioux Rapids met with U.S. Senator Chuck Grassley today during a school trip to Washington, D.C.

Jack Link’s Laurens Marathon Donation

April 19, 2016

Jack Link’s Protein Snacks, a global leader in snacking, is excited to announce a substantial donation to help fuel the Laurens-Marathon Community School District.

BVU Theatre Romeo and Juliet

April 19, 2016

Buena Vista University Theatre is presenting the play “Romeo and Juliet” by William Shakespeare Apr. 27-30 at 7:30 p.m. in Anderson Auditorium on the BVU campus. Tickets for the show are now available and can be reserved

Council Approves Erie Street Paving Plan

April 19, 2016

After discussion, the Storm Lake city council Monday afternoon approved the plans for the reconstruction of two blocks of Erie Street.

Weekly Crop Report

April 19, 2016

Nearly ideal weather last week allowed Iowa farmers to plant 13 percent of the state’s anticipated corn acres… over one week ahead of both last year and the five-year average.

Area Rainfall

April 19, 2016

for 24 hours ending at 7am Tuesday.

Annexation Request Approved

April 19, 2016

No objections were raised during a public hearing Monday afternoon for annexation of about 35 acres of land into the Storm Lake city limits.

Spencer Drug Arrest

April 19, 2016

A search warrant executed Monday on a residence in Spencer turned up 6.7 pounds of marijuana, three firearms, and a large amount of cash.

Police Blotter

April 18, 2016

On the evening of Sunday, April 17, 2016, at approximately 10:35pm, the Storm Lake Fire Department

SL Walleye Gillnetting Completed

April 18, 2016

Walleye gillnetting on Storm Lake was completed last week… and DNR fisheries biologist Ben Wallace says a record was set.

St. Mary’s Food Project: “Then Feed Just One”

April 18, 2016

On Wednesday, Saint Mary’s School will hold its seventh annual food packing event to help provide nourishing meals for starving children in Honduras in cooperation with the Then Feed Just One organization of LeMars.

Spencer Motorcycle Fatality

April 18, 2016

A Spencer man was killed shortly before noon Sunday when a car collided with his motorcycle.

SL City Council Agenda

April 18, 2016

The Storm Lake city council Monday afternoon will hold a public hearing on annexation of property into the city south of West Lake Estates.

BV 4-H Lock In Future

April 15, 2016

The Buena Vista County 4-H Program encouraged youth to “Lock In their 4-H Future” at an overnight leadership event April 1st and 2nd at the Lakeside Presbyterian Church in Storm Lake.