Police Blotter

February 15, 2016

On the afternoon of Friday, February 12, 2016, at approximately 3:51pm, the Storm Lake Police

SL Citizen’s Academy Sign Up Deadline Friday

February 15, 2016

The City of Storm Lake is seeking citizens that are interested in learning more about Storm Lake and getting involved in the community to contribute to the future of the City.

More Snow; Warmup Later This Week

February 15, 2016

A little sunshine to start the day but clouds will quickly increase through the afternoon as low pressure approaches from the west. Snow will again be likely tonight with the better chance for accumulation east of I-29.

Two Injured In Cherokee Co. Crash

February 15, 2016

Two people were seriously injured in a two-vehicle accident on River Road south of Cherokee last Thursday.

Navongsa Sentenced

February 15, 2016

A Storm Lake man… charged with a drug offense last July… has been sentenced in Buena Vista County District Court.

Daniel Sentenced

February 15, 2016

A Storm Lake woman accused in November of striking her seven-year-old child with a cell phone… has been sentenced in Buena Vista County District Court.

SL City Council Agenda

February 15, 2016

The Storm Lake city council will hold a public hearing Monday afternoon on a plat for a minor subdivision… and set the public hearing for the fiscal year 2016-17 city budget.

BV Sheriff’s Reserve Dance Tonight In Alta

February 13, 2016

The Buena Vista County Sheriff’s Reserve will hold a dance at 6:30 Saturday evening at the Alta Community Center… with proceeds used to offset cost of uniforms, equipment & training for the volunteer reserve deputies.

Cold and Snow In Forecast

February 13, 2016

…WIND CHILL ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 9 AM CST SATURDAY MORNING… …WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 9 PM SATURDAY EVENING TO NOON CST SUNDAY…

BVU Student GRO Undergraduate Fellowship

February 12, 2016

Derek Simonsen, a Buena Vista University junior biology major from Quimby, has received a Greater Research Opportunities Undergraduate Fellowship from the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency.

State Headed Into Deep Freeze

February 12, 2016

A blast of Arctic air and additional chances for snow are in Iowa’s weekend weather forecast.

Supervisors Approve Detour

February 12, 2016

Buena Vista County has received funds for allowing the DOT to use county roads for a detour… and approval has been given for another detour.

Wanted Woman Captured

February 12, 2016

A wanted woman was located and taken into custody by Storm Lake Police Thursday afternoon.

Storm Lake Assault Arrest

February 12, 2016

A Storm Lake man faces charges after police Thursday night were dispatched to the 200 block of East Milwaukee Avenue to investigate an assault.

Forgery, Theft Arrest

February 12, 2016

A Laurens man faces numerous charges in connection with an incident reported to Laurens Police in January.