SL United Business Awards

November 11, 2015

Four Storm Lake businesses were honored Tuesday night at the Storm Lake United annual members’ banquet.

Laurens Arson Arrest

November 11, 2015

A Laurens man faces arson charges after taking over a home with signs of burning it down.

US Supreme Court Hears Tyson SL Case Appeal

November 11, 2015

The U.S. Supreme Court is hearing Tyson Foods’ appeal of a 5.8-million dollar class-action judgment awarded to more than three-thousand workers at the Tyson Storm Lake pork plant.

SLHS Fight

November 10, 2015

Six females were involved in a fight that occurred outside of the main south entrance at the Storm Lake High School.

BV Road Crews Ready For Snow

November 10, 2015

Buena Vista County Engineer Bret Wilkinson says sanders and plows have been installed on county trucks… and the secondary roads department will be ready if we get snow later this week.

DNR Orders Elk Shooting In Monona County

November 10, 2015

An elk that was wandering around west-central Iowa was shot and killed Sunday by a Monona County Sheriff’s deputy, as directed by the Department of Natural Resources.

Iowa Lakes Regional Water Gets Funding

November 10, 2015

Iowa Lakes Regional Water Utility is one of three entities in Iowa to receive federal money to help pay for upgrades to water and sewer systems.

Weekly Crop Report

November 10, 2015

Harvest activities wound down last week… while fall tillage, tiling, and fertilizer applications continued.

C-63 Resurfacing, Bridge Project Plans Approved

November 10, 2015

Plans were approved Tuesday morning by the Buena Vista County Supervisors for two road projects.

Poultry Operations Recovering

November 09, 2015

All 72 of the commercial poultry operations in Iowa hit by the avian flu have been released from quarantine and can start to bring in new birds.

Police Blotter

November 09, 2015

On November 7, 2015, Storm Lake Police were dispatched to Wal-Mart, 1831 N Lake Avenue, for a

Two NW Iowans Arrested On Meth Charges

November 09, 2015

Two northwest Iowans were among three people arrested by Council Bluff and Omaha police last week after more than 140 grams of meth was found during a routine traffic stop.

Johnson, Widman Sentenced

November 09, 2015

Two teens from South Dakota… arrested in late June in Alta after Buena Vista Sheriff’s Deputies investigated a report of a person with a knife… have been sentenced.

Cherokee County Drug Arrest

November 09, 2015

A rural Cherokee man faces several drug charges.