Body Found In Rural Breda House Fire

January 09, 2016

A person has died in a house fire northeast of Breda.

Sac County Fatality

January 09, 2016

A teen from Chicago was killed in a one-vehicle accident Friday night in Sac County.

One Driver Injured In 3-Vehicle Crash

January 09, 2016

One person was injured in a three-vehicle accident Friday night south of Schaller.

Wind Chill Advisory Saturday, Sunday

January 09, 2016

..WIND CHILL ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 5 PM THIS AFTERNOON TO 11 AM CST SUNDAY…

Fuel Spill

January 08, 2016

A fuel spill occurred after an accident near Storm Lake. According to the Iowa Department of Natural Resources, at around 7:15 this morning, a car lost control on Highway 71, about ten miles north of Storm Lake,

Frigid Weather On The Way

January 08, 2016

A band of light to moderate snow will gradually taper off through Friday, with perhaps an additional inch or a bit more across northwest Iowa, extreme southeast South Dakota, northeast Nebraska, and northwest Iowa.

Body Cameras Coming Soon For BV Deputies

January 08, 2016

The Buena Vista County Sheriff’s Office hopes to have body cameras for all deputies soon.

SL Sump Pump Reminder

January 08, 2016

Storm Lake officials have a reminder for residents with sump pumps.

Diaz Sentenced

January 08, 2016

A Storm Lake man… arrested during a drug investigation in March… has been sentenced in Buena Vista County District Court.

Miller Sentenced

January 08, 2016

A Cherokee woman… arrested by Storm Lake police in January in connection with a theft at Wal-Mart… has been sentenced in Buena Vista County District Court.

SL Woman Asks Ted Cruz About Immigration

January 08, 2016

Republican presidential candidate Ted Cruz’ stop in Storm Lake Wednesday evening received some national coverage when a Storm Lake woman asked Cruz about immigration.

BVU New Academic Affairs VP/Dean of Faculty

January 07, 2016

Buena Vista University has selected Dr. Jim Salvucci as its vice president for academic affairs and dean of the faculty. He will carry the faculty rank of professor of English and will assume his new responsibilities this

2nd Reading Of Sewer Rate Increase Passed

January 07, 2016

The second reading of a proposed three-percent hike in sewer rates was approved this week by the Storm Lake city council.

Arrest After Traffic Stop

January 07, 2016

A Storm Lake man was taken into custody after his vehicle was stopped Monday afternoon in the 700 block of Lake Avenue for a traffic offense.

Wanted Person Found Passed Out

January 07, 2016

A wanted person was arrested after he passed out in the dressing room of a clothing store in downtown Storm Lake at around 11:30am on Saturday.