Hull Man Acquitted in Lyon County Sexual Abuse Case

April 18, 2016

A HULL MAN HAS BEEN ACQUITTED BY A JURY AFTER HE WAS ACCUSED OF SEXUAL ABUSE. ACCORDING TO COURT RECORDS, 23-YEAR-OLD FERNANDO ROJAS OF HULL WAS CHARGED WITH TWO COUNTS OF SEXUAL ABUSE IN THE THIRD DEGREE.

Police Dogs and Handlers Gather for Certification, Competition in Delaware County

April 15, 2016

Around 60 Iowa police officers and their crime-fighting, four-legged companions gathered in the northeast Iowa town of Manchester this week for their annual re-certification. Jim Bauerly, with the Woodbury County Sheriff’s Department in Sioux City, is president

Nancy Meendering Metcalf to be Enshrined into University of Nebraska Hall of Fame

April 15, 2016

Former Western Christian standout Nancy Meendering Metcalf is one of seven distinguished student-athletes who will be enshrined in the University of Nebraska Athletics Hall of Fame this fall. The Nebraska Athletics Department made the announcement on Wednesday.

Rock Valley Economic Development Acquires Property

April 15, 2016

THE ROCK VALLEY ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT CORPORATION HAS ANNOUNCED THE RECENT ACQUISITION OF ADDITIONAL PROPERTY FOR RESIDENTIAL DEVELOPMENT. THE ROCK VALLEY COMMUNITY IS EXPERIENCING SUSTAINED SUCCESS IN ITS BUSINESS AND INDUSTRY GROWTH, WHICH HAS LED TO A SHORTAGE

Sioux Center City Council Meets

April 14, 2016

THE SIOUX CENTER CITY COUNCIL ON WEDNESDAY CONTINUED THE PROCESS OF THE SEARCH FOR A NEW CITY MANAGER. PAUL CLOUSING PLANS TO RETIRE AT THE END OF THIS YEAR. FORMER COUNCILMAN DAVE KRAHLING IS WORKING WITH THE

Sioux Center E-Cycle

April 13, 2016

THE CITY OF SIOUX CENTER, IN PARTNERSHIP WITH PELLA CORP. AND INTERSTATES WILL BE HOSTING A RECYCLING DAY TO DISPOSE OF YOUR ELECTRONIC EQUIPMENT ON SATURDAY AT PELLA CORP. EACH YEAR RESIDENTS OF SIOUX CENTER, AND SURROUNDING

Little Rock Man Sentenced in Sioux Falls

April 13, 2016

A LITTLE ROCK, IOWA MAN WAS SENTENCED TO PRISON FOR ATTEMPTING TO SET UP A MEETING TO HAVE SEX WITH AN UNDERAGE GIRL IN SIOUX FALLS. 30-YEAR-OLD LANCE HUNTER JR. RESPONDED TO AN ONLINE AD SET UP

Man Arrested for Theft

April 13, 2016

THE SIOUX COUNTY SHERIFF’S OFFICE ARRESTED A MAN FROM GAZA, IOWA ON THEFT CHARGES TUESDAY. 25 YEAR OLD SERGIO SANCHEZ WAS ARRESTED AFTER AN INVESTIGATION AT NATURAL BEAUTY GROWERS OF BOYDEN WHERE SANCHEZ WAS EMPLOYED. SANCHEZ ALLEGEDLY

Utility Scam

April 13, 2016

THE PUBLIC IS BEING WARNED OF REPORTS OF A UTILITY SCAM TAKING PLACE IN NORTHWEST IOWA. POEPLE ARE RECEIVING PHONE CALLS FROM A PERSON STATING THEY WERE WITH MID-AMERICAN ENERGY. THE CALLER SAID THERE WAS AN OVERDUE

Farmers Waiting on Soil Warm Up Before Planting

April 12, 2016

THE U-S-D-A CROP REPORT RELEASED MONDAY SHOWED HIGH WINDS AND FREQUENT SHOWERS KEPT MANY IOWA FARMERS FROM GETTING THE PLANTING SEASON UNDERWAY. IOWA STATE UNIVERSITY EXTENSION CROPS SPECIALIST JOEL DEJONG (DEE-YOUNG) WORKS IN NORTHWEST IOWA AND SAYS

Sioux Center Schools Discuss Education Voucher Bill

April 12, 2016

AN IOWA HOUSE SUBCOMMITTEE LAST WEEK APPROVED A MEASURE WHICH WOULD ALLOW VOUCHERS FOR SOME IOWA PRIVATE SCHOOL STUDENTS. UNDER THE BILL, A PILOT PROGRAM WOULD BE ESTABLISHED IN JUST TWO SCHOOL DISTRICTS IN THE STATE, WATERLOO,

Hit and Run Accident near Sioux Center

April 12, 2016

THE SIOUX COUNTY SHERIFF’S OFFICE IS INVESTIGATING A HIT-AND-RUN ACCIDENT THAT HAPPENED AROUND 5pm ON SUNDAY ABOUT ONE MILE WEST OF SIOUX CENTER ON 400th STREET. 52 YEAR OLD LORENE VANDER PLAATS OF SIOUX CENTER WAS EASTBOUND

Injury Accident near Alton

April 12, 2016

THREE PEOPLE WERE TAKEN TO THE HOSPITAL FOLLOWING AN ACCIDENT MONDAY NIGHT ON HIGHWAY 60 NEAR ALTON. THE IOWA STATE PATROL SAYS A SOUTHBOUND DRIVER LOST CONTROL OF THE VEHICLE NEAR THE ALTON EXIT. THE CAR ENDED

Lyon County Crash Results in Minor Injuries to Two

April 11, 2016

A SINGLE VEHICLE CRASH FRIDAY SHORTLY AFTER 7am IN LYON COUNTY RESULTED IN MINOR INJURIES TO A FATHER AND HIS 16-MONTH-OLD DAUGHTER. THE LYON COUNTY SHERIFF’S OFFICE SAYS 24-YEAR-OLD SHAUN FOX OF SHELDON WAS DRIVING ON COUNTY

Student Charged in Bomb Threat at West Sioux

April 11, 2016

A 12 YEAR-OLD WEST SIOUX STUDENT HAS BEEN CHARGED AFTER A BOMB THREAT WAS MADE AT THE WEST SIOUX SCHOOL IN HAWARDEN LAST THURSDAY. THE HAWARDEN POLICE DEPARTMENT REPORTS THAT THE THREAT WAS FOUND ON A RESTROOM