Harvest Progress

October 23, 2015

IDEAL WEATHER CONDITIONS HAVE ALLOWED FARMERS TO CONTINUE HARVESTING CORN AT A FASTER THAN NORMAL PACE. IN NORTHWEST IOWA, EXTENSION CROP SPECIALIST, JOEL DEJONG (DEE-YOUNG), SAYS MANY FARMERS APPEAR TO BE AHEAD OF THE STATEWIDE AVERAGE. “A

Oil Pipeline lawsuit dismissed

October 23, 2015

CHEROKEE, IOWA (AP) – AN IOWA JUDGE HAS DISMISSED A LAWSUIT THAT CHALLENGED THE IOWA UTILITIES BOARD’S AUTHORITY TO GIVE THE POWER OF EMINENT DOMAIN TO AN OUT-OF-STATE DEVELOPER OF AN OIL PIPELINE THROUGH IOWA. JUDGE CARL

Traffic Accident near Hull

October 23, 2015

A HULL WOMEN WAS TAKEN TO THE HOSPITAL AFTER AN ACCIDENT WEDNESDAY EVENING ABOUT THREE MILES NORTHEAST OF HULL. THE SIOUX COUNTY SHERIFF’S OFFICE SAYS THAT 26 YEAR OLD FLORECIA MARQUEZ OF HULL WAS SOUTHBOUND ON IBEX

Rural Boyden Burglary

October 23, 2015

THE SIOUX COUNTY SHERIFF’S OFFICE IS INVESTIGATING A BURGLARY AND THEFT THAT OCCURRED AT A RESIDENCE WEST OF BOYDEN ON WEDNESDAY. DEPUTIES SAY PERPETRATORES STOLE A .22 CALIBER PISTOL, KNIVES, AND A 2002 SILVER CHEVROLET PICKUP FROM

Mid-Sioux Mitten Fundraiser

October 22, 2015

MID-SIOUX MITTEN DRIVE 10-22-15 MID-SIOUX OPPORTUNITY, INC. IS HOSTING THEIR 7TH ANNUAL MITTEN FUNDRAISER TO PROVIDE ASSISTANCE TO NEEDY FAMILIES. YOU CAN HELP BY PURCHASING A MITTEN AT ANY OF THE PARTICIPATING BUSINESSES FOR ONE DOLLAR. ALL

Manufactured Home Overturns in Accident

October 22, 2015

THE SIOUX COUNTY SHERIFF’S OFFICE INVESTIGATED AN ACCIDENT ON HIGHWAY 18 ON THE EAST EDGE OF HULL TUESDAY AFTERNOON. THE SHERIFF’S OFFICE SAYS THAT 62 YEAR OLD PATRICK ROBINSON OF SHIPSHEWANA, INDIANA WAS DRIVING A SEMI-TRACTOR PULLING

Hawarden Man to Serve Prison Time

October 20, 2015

A HAWARDEN MAN HAS BEEN SENTENCED TO PRISON AFTER VIOLATING HIS PROBATION. 19 YEAR OLD KYLE BOTTORFF OF HAWARDEN WAS SENTENCED IN SIOUX COUNTY DISTRICT COURT. BOTTORFF WAS ACCUSED OF COMMITTING NUMBEROUS BURGLARIES IN 2014, AND THIS

Kooiker Not running for Re-election

October 20, 2015

REP. JOHN KOOIKER, AN IOWA LAWMAKER ELECTED TO FILL A SEAT LEFT OPEN BY THE DEATH OF REP. DWAYNE ALONS, WILL NOT SEEK RE-ELECTION IN 2016. KOOIKER SAID IN A STATEMENT RELEASED MONDAY THAT HE WANTS TO

Highway 75 informational Open House

October 20, 2015

AN INFORMATIONAL OPEN HOUSE ON THE HIGHWAY 75 IMPROVEMENT PROJECT IN SIOUX CENTER WILL BE HELD AT THE TERRACE VIEW EVENT CENTER TODAY (TUESDAY, OCT. 20TH) FROM 4:00 – 7:00 PM. SIOUX CENTER CITY MANAGER PAUL CLOUSING

Hartley Man Arrested in Sioux County Assault

October 19, 2015

A HARTLEY MAN WAS ARRESTED BY THE SIOUX COUNTY SHERIFF’S OFFICE LAST WEEK FOLLOWING AN INVESTIGATION INTO A REPORT OF A DISTURBANCE THAT OCCURRED AT A RESIDENCE SOUTHEAST OF HULL. UPON FURTHER INVESTIGATION IT WAS DISCOVERED THAT

Car Collides with Grain Wagon Injuring Driver of Car

October 19, 2015

ONE PERSON WAS INJURED FRIDAY WHEN A CAR COLLIDED WITH A GRAIN WAGON IN O’BRIEN COUNTY. THE O’BRIEN COUNTY SHERIFF’S OFFICE SAYS 20-YEAR-OLD SAMANTHA THOMPSON OF PAULLINA WAS EASTBOUND ON A COUNTY ROAD WHEN SHE BECAME DISTRACTED

Sapp’s Sentence Reduced

October 19, 2015

A JUDGE HAS REDUCED THE 100-YEAR PRISON SENTENCE FOR AN ORANGE CITY WOMAN WHO WAS CHARGED IN THE DEATH OF A 3-YEAR-OLD GIRL IN HER CARE. LAST OCTOBER ROCHELLE SAPP PLEADED GUILTY TO INVOLUNTARY MANSLAUGHTER, CHILD ENDANGERMENT

C&S Developers To Build Professional Plaza On Highway 10 In Orange City

October 15, 2015

THE ORANGE CITY DEVELOPMENT CORPORATION, AND C&S DEVELOPERS, LLC BROKE GROUND ON THURSDAY FOR A NEW PROFESSIONAL PLAZA ALONG HIGHWAY 10, JUST WEST OF CASEY’S GENERAL STORE. C&S DEVELOPERS, LLC, OWNED BY BRIAN SCHUTT OF ALTON AND

Accident near Hospers

October 13, 2015

THE SIOUX COUNTY SHERIFF’S OFFICE INVESTIGATED A SINGLE VEHICLE ACCIDENT THAT OCCURRED ON 370th STREET, ABOUT THREE MILES NORTH OF HOSPERS EARLY SUNDAY MORNING. 26 YEAR OLD GEORGE BEYER OF SHELDON WAS EASTBOUND ON 370th STREET WHEN

O-W-I Arrest

October 13, 2015

LYON COUNTY AUTHORITIES ARRESTED A SIOUX FALLS WOMAN LAST WEEK AFTER A TRAFFIC STOP WAS CONDUCTED IN THE 1300-BLOCK OF HIGHWAY 9. 53 YEAR OLD AMY KLOCKO OF SIOUX FALLS WAS OBSERVED BY A LYON COUNTY DEPUTY