County Working On 190th Avenue

May 04, 2016

Buena Vista County Engineer Bret Wilkinson says work is underway this week to improve a gravel road four miles west of Albert City.

BV Supervisors Approve Pipeline Permits

May 04, 2016

The Buena Vista County Supervisors Tuesday approved an underground utility permit allowing Dakota Access to install a 30-inch diameter crude oil pipeline that will cross 34 county roads.

Little Sioux Flood Warnings Continue

May 04, 2016

The Flood Warning continues for the Little Sioux River At Linn Grove.

Lakeside Receives State Loan

May 04, 2016

Ten Iowa communities… including Lakeside… were recently awarded a combined total of 23-and-a-half million dollars in low-interest loans for water quality projects through the State Revolving Fund.

Drunk Okoboji Teacher Resigns

May 04, 2016

An Okoboji High School teacher who showed up at the school’s prom this past Saturday drunk has resigned.

Police Blotter

May 04, 2016

On the morning of Monday, April 2, 2016, at approximately 7:39am, the Storm Lake Fire Department

North Seneca Street Closure

May 04, 2016

The City of Storm Lake would like to notify residents Seneca Street will be closed to thru traffic from 10th Street to 12th Street beginning Wednesday morning at 7:00.

Dredge Pipe Move Delayed

May 03, 2016

The City of Storm Lake will not be moving dredge piping Wednesday as planned.  Parts for the dredge did not arrive on time to be installed.

Minor Fire Damage At Otsego Place

May 03, 2016

Storm Lake firefighters were called to Otsego Place Apartments at 520 Otsego Monday afternoon where a fire was reported in the kitchen.

Credit Card Theft Arrest

May 03, 2016

A Storm Lake woman was arrested Monday evening after police investigated the report of a theft.

Flood Warnings At Linn Grove, Cherokee, Spencer

May 03, 2016

The Flood Warning continues for the Little Sioux River At Linn Grove.

Storm Lake Drug Arrest

May 03, 2016

One man was charged after Storm Lake police early Saturday morning conducted a bar check at the Malarky’s Night Club.

Gas Spill At One Stop

May 03, 2016

The Storm Lake Fire Department was called Sunday afternoon to One Stop shop at 1101 North Lake Avenue to investigate a strong odor of gasoline. Fire fighters determined about two gallons of gasoline had been spilled onto

Spill On East Railroad Street

May 03, 2016

The Storm Lake Fire Department last Friday morning were dispatched to the 100 block of East Railroad Street, where an unknown substance spilled on the roadway.

False Imprisonment Arrest

May 03, 2016

A Newell man faces domestic abuse and false imprisonment charges after the Buena Vista County Sheriff’s Office investigated a report of a woman who called the comm center on Saturday, saying she had been held against her