Parks Foundation Grant Approved

December 17, 2015

The Iowa Parks Foundation has awarded a 20-thousand dollar matching grant to six northwest Iowa counties to develop a broad and long-term strategy for parks and trail development in the region.

Rolfe Man Arrested

December 17, 2015

A Rolfe man wanted on warrants charging him with burglary and assault causing bodily injury has been arrested in Palo Alto county.

Police Blotter

December 16, 2015

On the afternoon of Tuesday, December 15, 2015, at approximately 12:14pm, the Storm Lake Fire

SL School Board Agenda

December 16, 2015

The Storm Lake school board holds their monthly meeting Wednesday evening.

Flooding Continues On Little Sioux, Raccoon Rivers

December 16, 2015

A Flood Warning continues for the Little Sioux River at Linn Grove and Spencer until further notice.

Diesel Spill Into Poor Farm Creek

December 16, 2015

An unknown amount of diesel fuel spilled from the One Stop Shop in Storm Lake and has reached Poor Farm Creek, a tributary of the Raccoon River.

Fatality Near Sibley

December 16, 2015

A Sibley man was killed in a two-vehicle accident a mile east of Sibley Tuesday morning.

Extension and Outreach Crop Advantage Series

December 15, 2015

Iowa State University Extension and Outreach announces its “Crop Advantage Series” meeting is Storm Lake will be on January 12th.

BVU Cultural Leadership Conference Applications

December 15, 2015

The Buena Vista University Office of Multicultural Engagement, and its Multicultural Engagement Leadership Team, are accepting applications for BVU’s 16th Annual Cultural Leadership Conference.

Kiwanis Upper Des Moines Donation

December 15, 2015

The Storm Lake HyNoon Kiwanis Club presented an 876-dollar check to Upper Des Moines Opportunity during their December 7th meeting, to go towards the Adopt A Family program.

Jipp Hospice Volunteer Honoree

December 15, 2015

UnityPoint Hospice volunteer Kay Jipp was recently recognized as a 2015 Honored Volunteer. 

Missing Children Found; Two Charged

December 15, 2015

Two children reported missing Monday in Storm Lake were found safe in Buena Vista county and are in police custody.

Comp Board Recommends Pay Raises

December 15, 2015

The Buena Vista County Supervisors Tuesday morning received the recommended salary increase for elected officials from the county compensation board.

Area Rainfall

December 15, 2015

for the 24 hours ending at 7am Tuesday.

Little Sioux, North Raccoon Flooding

December 15, 2015

A Flood Warning continues for the Little Sioux River at Linn Grove and Spencer until further notice.