End it for Autumn Rally in Orange City

March 17, 2016

SEASON’S CENTER FOR BEHAVIORAL HEALTH WILL HOLD ITS 2ND ANNUAL “END IT FOR AUTUMN” RALLY ON FRIDAY, APRIL 1 AT THE SIOUX COUNTY SHERIFF’S OFFICE IN ORANGE CITY. KATIE PING, MARKETING AND EVENT COORDINATOR FOR SEASON’S CENTER

Pizza Ranch Chain Linked to an E-Coli Outbreak

March 17, 2016

A RESTAURANT CHAIN BASED IN NORTHWEST IOWA HAS BEEN LINKED TO A FOOD POISONING OUTBREAK IN AT LEAST NINE STATES. THE CENTERS FOR DISEASE CONTROL AND PREVENTION (CDC) CONFIRMED 13 PEOPLE WHO WERE SICKENED BY E. COLI

Plymouth County Wind Farms

March 15, 2016

BC-IA–Wind Farm-Plymouth County,130 San Diego company proposes $200M Plymouth County wind farm Eds: APNewsNow. LE MARS, Iowa (AP) – A San Diego-based alternative energy company has proposed building a $200 million wind farm in rural Plymouth County.

Two Rock Rapids Residents Arrested Following Investigation

March 15, 2016

TWO ROCK RAPIDS RESIDENTS HAVE BEEN CHARGED WITH DRUG OFFENSES AFTER TEST RESULTS CAME BACK FROM A SEPTEMBER SEARCH. THE LYON COUNTY SHERIFF’S OFFICE REPORTS THAT ON SEPTEMBER 19TH, 2015, THEY CARRIED OUT A SEARCH WARRANT AT

George Man’s Death Under Investigation

March 15, 2016

THE DEATH OF A GEORGE MAN IS UNDER INVESTIGATION. THE OSCEOLA COUNTY SHERIFF’S OFFICE IS INVESTIGATING THE DEATH OF 20 YEAR OLD ETHAN DEAN CHRISTIANS OF GEORGE. CHRISTIANS WAS FOUND UNRESPONSIVE AT APPROXIMATELY 1:15 AM MONDAY, MARCH

Sioux Center Indoor Fair

March 14, 2016

THE SIOUX CENTER INDOOR FAIR WILL BE  WEDNESDAY, MARCH 16 AND THURSDAY, MARCH 17 AT THE ALL SEASONS CENTER IN SIOUX CENTER. ADMISSION IS FREE. STOP AND VISIT OVER 120 EXHIBITS THAT ARE OPEN FROM 3:00-8:00 P.M.

Lt. Governor to Visit Area

March 14, 2016

LIEUTENANT GOVERNOR KIM REYNOLDS WILL BE MAKING SEVERAL STOPS IN NORTHWEST IOWA THIS WEEK. ON WEDNESDAY, REYNOLDS WILL BE MAKING STOPS IN CHEROKEE, SIBLEY AND ROCK RAPIDS. THE LIEUTENANT GOVERNOR WILL TOUR FOUNDATION ANALYTICAL LAB IN CHEROKEE

Larchwood Man Injured in Roll Over Accident

March 14, 2016

A LARCHWOOD MAN WAS INJURED IN A SINGLE VEHICLE ROLLOVER ACCIDENT EARLY SATURDAY. THE LYON COUNTY SHERIFFS OFFICE SAYS THAT 20 YEAR OLD ETHAN SCHEMMEL OF LARCHWOOD WAS NORTHBOUND ON COOLIDGE AVENUE WHEN HE LOST CONTROL AND

Spencer Wrestler Died of Heart Defect

March 11, 2016

(AP) THE IOWA MEDIAL EXAMINER’S OFFICE HAS CONCLUDED THAT THE DEATH OF A SPENCER HIGH SCHOOL WRESTLER WHO COLLAPSED AT A DECEMBER MATCH WAS LIKELY CAUSED BY A CONGENITAL HEART DEFECT.  THE MEDICAL EXAMINER’S OFFICE ALSO LISTED

Sheldon Awarded CAT Grant

March 10, 2016

THE VISION IOWA BOARD AGREED TO PROVIDE THE CITY OF SHELDON WITH A COMMUNITY ATTRACTION AND TOURISM GRANT (CAT) OF $840,000 TO HELP FINANCE THE CONSTRUCTION OF A MORE THAN 5 MILLION DOLLAR EVENTS CENTER.  THE 14,200

Theft & Arrest

March 10, 2016

THE ROCK VALLEY POLICE DEPARTMENT RESPONDED TO A REPORT OF THEFT AT HI-WAY CHEVROLET IN ROCK VALLEY ON MONDAY, MARCH 7TH.  THE DEALERSHIP REPORTED SOMEONE DURING THE OVER NIGHT HOURS REMOVED WHEELS AND RIMS FROM A 2016

Burglary Investigation

March 09, 2016

THE SIOUX COUNTY SHERIFF’S OFFICE IS ASKING FOR THE PUBLIC’S HELP TO SOLVE A BURGLARY CASE. THE SHERIFF’S OFFICE INVESTIGATED A BURGLARY THAT OCCURRED AT A FARM PROPERTY ON 490TH STREET, FOUR MILES SOUTH OF HAWARDEN. DEPUTIES

Canton Juvenile Arrested after Chase

March 09, 2016

A JUVENILE MALE FROM CANTON, SOUTH DAKOTA WAS ARRESTED ON SUNDAY AFTER LEADING AUTHORITIES ON A PURSUIT THAT BEGAN IN SOUTH DAKOTA, AND ENDED IN LYON COUNTY, NEAR THE WEST LYON HIGH SCHOOL. A STOLEN VEHICLE WAS

Three Injured in Head On Collision Near Rock Valley

March 07, 2016

THREE PEOPLE WERE TAKEN TO THE HOSPITAL ON SATURDAY AFTER A HEAD-ON COLLISION AT ABOUT 6:35pm, APPROXIMATELY FOUR MILES NORTH OF ROCK VALLEY ON COUNTY ROAD K-30, NEAR 270th STREET. THE LYON COUNTY SHERIFF’S OFFICE SAYS THAT

Judge Announce Bid for U.S. Senate

March 04, 2016

DES MOINES, Iowa – Patty Judge, a lifelong Iowan, farmer, and dedicated public servant, has announced her candidacy for United States Senate.  Following two terms in the Iowa Senate, Patty was the first woman in Iowa history