Van Otterloo Running for District 4

March 03, 2016

ROCK VALLEY MAYOR KEVIN VAN OTTERLOO HAS ANNOUNCED HIS INTENTIONS TO SEEK THE SEAT FOR IOWA HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES FOR DISTRICT 4, WHICH INCLUDES TEN COMMUNITIES COVERING MOST OF SIOUX COUNTY.  IOWA HOUSE DISTRICT 4 IS CURRENTLY

Orange City Public Vote

March 02, 2016

IN AN OVERWHELMING SHOW OF SUPPORT YESTERDAY, 976 PEOPLE, OR 83.6 PERCENT OF A TOTAL 1,167, VOTED TO SUPPORT A 2.7 MILLION DOLLAR BOND TO HELP PROVIDE IMPROVEMENTS TO THE ORANGE CITY FIRE DEPARTMENT .  THE VOTE

Investigation Leads to Arrest

March 01, 2016

THE SIOUX COUNTY SHERIFF’S OFFICE ARRESTED 33 YEAR OLD EFIANIA LOPEZ-RAMIREZ, OF WORTHINGTON, MINNESOTA ON MONDAY FEBRUARY 29TH.  THE ARREST STEMMED FROM AN INVESTIGATION OF A REPORT OF AN IDENTITY THEFT THAT OCCURRED AT PREMIUM IOWA PORK

Collision Near Hull Injures Three

February 26, 2016

BOTH DRIVERS HAD TO BE MECHANICALLY EXTRICATED FROM THEIR VEHICLES FOLLOWING A TWO-VEHICLE COLLISION THURSDAY ON HICKORY AVENUE 1 MILE NORTH OF HULL. AUTHORITIES SAY 50-YEAR-OLD MYRA MODDER OF GEORGE WAS NORTHBOUND AND 25-YEAR-OLD JILLIAN MEYER OF

Three Taken to Hospital after Accident

February 26, 2016

THREE PEOPLE WERE TAKEN TO THE HOSPITAL AFTER AN ACCIDENT ON COUNTY ROAD B-40 ABOUT TWO MILES EAST OF SIOUX CENTER ON THURSDAY MORNING. THE IOWA STATE PATROL SAYS THAT A VEHICLE DRIVEN BY 24 YEAR OLD

Neunaber Plea Hearing

February 24, 2016

A PLEA HEARING HAS BEEN SET FOR AN AKRON MAN ACCUSED OF 1st DEGREE MURDER IN THE JULY, 2014 DEATH OF HIS MOTHER. JONATHAN NEUNABER AND HIS ATTORNEY ARE SCHEDULED TO APPEAR IN PLYMOUTH COUNTY DISTRICT COURT

More than $30,000 raised at NW Scholarship Auction

February 24, 2016

THE 33RD ANNUAL NORTHWESTERN COLLEGE SCHOLARSHIP AUCTION, HELD FEB. 20, RAISED ABOUT $32,000. PROCEEDS WILL HELP FUND STUDENT SCHOLARSHIPS. AROUND 500 COMMUNITY MEMBERS ATTENDED THE EVENT, WHICH INCLUDED A BAKE SALE AND WAFFLE BREAKFAST SERVED BY AMERICAN

Rock Valley Man Injured in Accident

February 23, 2016

A ROCK VALLEY MAN WAS TAKEN TO THE HOSPITAL FOLLOWING AN ACCIDENT NEAR ROCK VALLEY ON MONDAY. THE SIOUX COUNTY SHERIFF’S OFFICE WAYS THAT 46 YEAR OLD JAMES BLOCK OF ROCK VALLEY WAS EASTBOUND ON HIGHWAY 18,

Larchwood Man Arrested

February 22, 2016

THE LYON COUNTY SHERIFF’S OFFICE ARRESTED A LARCHWOOPD MAN ON SATURDAY AFTER INVESTIGATING REPORTS OF A MAN BEING DISORDERLY, AND ATTEMPTING TO SELL MARIJUANA IN LARCHWOOD. LYON COUNTY DEPUTIES MADE CONTACT WITH 41 YEAR OLD JARED L.

Vogel Paints gets Incentives

February 22, 2016

THE IOWA ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT AUTHORITY (IEDA) ON FRIDAY AWARDED DIRECT FINANCIAL ASSISTANCE AND TAX BENEFITS TO SIX COMPANIES FOR JOB CREATION AND EXPANSION PROJECTS. THESE AWARDS WILL ASSIST IN THE CREATION OF 159 JOBS, RETENTION OF 675

Snowmobile Crash near Hartley

February 18, 2016

AN EVERLY MAN WAS INJURED LATE WEDNESDAY AFTERNOON AFTER LOSING CONTROL OF A SNOWMOBILE HE WAS OPERATING NEAR HARTLEY. THE IOWA STATE PATROL SAYS 35-YEAR-OLD DAVID LUX WAS DRIVING A 2009 YAMAHA SNOWMOBILE EASTBOUND IN A FIELD

Orange City Drug Bust

February 18, 2016

THREE PEOPLE FROM ORANGE CITY WERE ARRESTED FOLLOWING AN INVESTIGATION WEDNESDAY AT AN ORANGE CITY RESIDENCE. THE SIOUX COUNTY SHERIFF’S OFFICE SAYS THAT THE INVESTIGATION REVEALED ILLEGAL DRUGS AT THE RESIDENCE, 19 YEAR OLD JAMES HOLCOMB WAS

Granville Hit and Run

February 16, 2016

THE SIOUX COUNTY SHERIFF’S OFFICE IS ASKING THE PUBLIC FOR ANY INFORMATION FOLLOWING AN ACCIDENT THAT OCCURRED ON BROAD STREET IN GRANVILLE LAST FRIDAY. THE SHERIFF’S OFFICE SAYS THAT 46 YEAR OLD THOMAS KONZ OF GRANVILLE PARKED

Lyon County Accident

February 16, 2016

ONE PERSON WAS TAKEN TO THE HOSPITAL FOLLOWING AN ACCIDENT MONDAY MORNING ABOUT THREE MILES NORTHEAST OF INWOOD. THE LYON COUNTY SHERIFF’S OFFICE SAYS THAT 59 YEAR OLD JOSEPH LLOY OF INTWOOD WAS NORTHBOUND ON CLEVELAND AVENUE,

Dordt to receive Roy J. Carver Grant

February 16, 2016

DORDT COLLEGE HAS BEEN AWARDED A $130,800 GRANT FROM THE ROY J. CARVER CHARITABLE TRUST THAT WILL HELP FUND A STATE-OF-THE-ART MOTION BIOMECHANICS LABORATORY IN WHICH STUDENTS CAN RECORD AND ANALYZE THE FORCES AND MOTIONS ASSOCIATED WITH