Police Blotter

February 29, 2016

On the evening of Saturday, February 27, 2016, at approximately 7:59pm, the Storm Lake Fire

Snow Expected In Northwest Iowa

February 29, 2016

After a mild weekend, February will end with another round of light snow across the area.

BV County Well Testing; Arsenic Concerns

February 29, 2016

Buena Vista County has received funding to perform free tests on private wells in the county.

Goodman Sentenced

February 29, 2016

A Spirit Lake man… arrested on drug charges in Storm Lake last September… has been sentenced in Buena Vista County District Court.

Juarez and Guillen Sentenced

February 29, 2016

Two men charged by Storm Lake Police in connection with a residential burglary last July have been sentenced.

Lake Park Man Hospitalized After Crash

February 29, 2016

The Dickinson County Sheriff’s Office has released additional details into a crash Thursday in which a pickup left the road on Highway 9 just east of the Little Sioux River.

Woman Injured In O’Brien County Accident

February 29, 2016

A single vehicle crash Thursday evening in O’Brien county injured a Sheldon woman.

Food Safety Training

February 26, 2016

Iowa State University Extension and Outreach- Buena Vista County is offering a food safety training for food service managers March 14 at the ISU Extension and Outreach Office, 824 Flindt Drive, Storm Lake, IA 50588.

Little Sioux Flood Warning Continues

February 26, 2016

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

Sioux City Diocese Restructuring

February 26, 2016

Officials with the Catholic Diocese of Sioux City have unveiled a restructuring plan that would greatly reduce the number of parishes across its 24-county region in northwest Iowa.

BV County Food Inspections Audited

February 26, 2016

Buena Vista County will be making some improvements in how inspections are conducted at food establishments.

Tree Workshop Saturday Morning

February 26, 2016

The City of Storm Lake will be hosting a Tree Workshop on basic Tree Pruning for Tree Maintenance plus Emerald Ash Borer information as part of the DNR Sustainable Urban Forestry Training and Assistance Grant.

Mason Sentenced

February 26, 2016

An Iowa Falls man… arrested in Storm Lake in December for trespassing… has been sentenced.

Walker Sentenced

February 26, 2016

A Storm Lake man… arrested in January of last year on an assault charge… has been sentenced.

Attempted Murder, Other Charges Filed Against Werneburg

February 25, 2016

Formal charges have been filed against 36-year-old Jeremy Werneburg of Ida Grove… accused of intentionally hitting a man with his car on February 14th.