Police Blotter

November 30, 2015

On the morning of Friday, November 27, 2015, at approximately 12:32am, the Storm Lake Fire

Request To Close Road In Lee Township

November 30, 2015

Buena Vista County has been approached about closing a dead-end portion of a gravel road about three miles southeast of Sioux Rapids.

King’s Pointe Donates To BV County Veterans Affairs

November 30, 2015

King’s Pointe Resort and The Regatta Grille held a Veteran’s Day breakfast buffet on November 11th to honor local veterans.

Sioux Central Lego Competition

November 30, 2015

Sioux Central Elementary students will participate in Lego League competition this week.

Miller Sentenced

November 30, 2015

A Newell woman… who was arrested on forgery charges in August… has been sentenced in Buena Vista County District Court.

Arrest After Shooting In Everly

November 30, 2015

An Everly man has been charged in connection with a shooting Sunday evening.

Winter Storm Warning Until Tuesday Midnight

November 30, 2015

…WINTER STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL MIDNIGHT CST TUESDAY NIGHT…

Ft. Dodge Police Search For Suspect

November 28, 2015

Fort Dodge Police are searching for a man wanted on several charges, including attempted murder, following a shooting early Friday morning.

5K Ugly Sweater Run Route Changed

November 28, 2015

The route for the St. Mary’s Athletic Boosters 5K Ugly Sweater Run scheduled for 9:00am Saturday, has been changed due to icing on the Lake Trail.

Spay It Forward: Video Series

November 27, 2015

The population of stray animals wandering around Storm Lake is on the rise.

Santa’s Castle Opens For Season

November 26, 2015

Santa’s Castle in downtown Storm Lake opens for the season Thursday afternoon. Hours for the Thanksgiving holiday… Thanksgiving Day: 2pm-5pm…  Friday and Saturday: 1-4pm & 6-8pm… and Sunday: 1-4pm.

Three Sentenced For Bank Fraud

November 26, 2015

Three men have been sentenced in federal court for their roles in a scheme to defraud the Iowa Trust and Savings Bank in Emmetsburg.

Winter Weather Advisory

November 26, 2015

…WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM CST THURSDAY EVENING…

Storm Lake Thanksgiving Dinner

November 25, 2015

Boz-Wells will once again host a Thanksgiving meal for the public… Thursday from 11:00 am to 1:00 pm at Lake Avenue Lounge in downtown Storm Lake.

Iowa Turkey Producers Bounce Back After Rough Year

November 25, 2015

More than 1 million turkeys in Iowa didn’t make it onto Thanksgiving dinner tables this year. They had to be destroyed because of an avian influenza outbreak earlier this year.