Three Charged after Rock Valley Search

December 15, 2015

THREE PEOPLE WERE CHARGED AFTER THE ROCK VALLEY POLICE DEPARTMENT EXECUTED A SEARCH WARRANT AT A ROCK VALLEY RESIDENCE LAST FRIDAY. 38 YEAR OLD YVETTE GARCIA-REZA OF ROCK VALLEY WAS CHARGED WITH CHILD ENDANGERMENT, POSSESSION OF A

Sioux Center Schools to Receive Teacher Grant

December 11, 2015

The Sioux Center Community School District will receive the Teacher Leadership and Compensation (TLC) System grant for the 2016-2017 school year and beyond. The district was notified it will be receiving the grant from the Iowa Department

Man Wanted in Sioux County arrested in Sioux Falls

December 10, 2015

SIOUX FALLS AUTHORITIES ARRESTED A MAN WANTED ON A WARRANT FROM SIOUX COUNTY. 24 YEAR OLD KAALEB BOND OF SIOUX FALLS WAS ARRESTED ON SUNDAY FOLLWINIG AN INVESTIGATION INTO A BURGLARY THAT ACCORRED IN SEPTEMBER AT A

James C. Schaap Book Available Now

December 10, 2015

A new book by local author and retired Dordt College Professor, James C.  Schaap is hot off the press.  The book is titled, “Reading Mother Teresa:  A Calvinist Looks Lovingly at the ‘Little Bride of Christ’”. The

Short Supply of Christmas Trees

December 09, 2015

A CHRISTMAS TREE GROWER IN NORTHWEST PLYMOUTH COUNTY SAYS A RUSH OF CUSTOMERS DURING THE THANKSGIVING WEEKEND HAS LEFT HER WITH A SHORT SUPPLY IN THE FINAL WEEKS BEFORE THE BIG DAY. ROBIN MILLER OPERATES THE T

A Wolf Shot in Osceola County?

December 09, 2015

THE IOWA DEPARTMENT OF NATURAL RESOURCES IS TRYING TO FIGURE OUT IF AN ANIMAL SHOT BY A COYOTE HUNTER IN OSCEOLA COUNTY SUNDAY IS A WOLF OR DOG, OR A MIXTURE OF SOME SORT. D-N-R SPOKESMAN KEVIN

Hartley Man Sentenced

December 08, 2015

A HARTLEY MAN HAS BEEN SENTENCED TO MORE THAN SIX YEARS IN FEDERAL PRISON IN A METH CONSPIRACY CASE. 49-YEAR-OLD JOE LEAL WAS SENTENCED AFTER PLEADING GUILTY SEPTEMBER 1ST TO A CHARGE OF CONSPIRACY TO DISTRIBUTE METHAMPHETAMINE.

Sioux City Man Arrested after Hull Traffic Stop

December 08, 2015

A SIOUX CITY MAN WAS ARRESTED FOLLOWING A TRAFFIC STOP EARLY SUNDAY MORNING IN HULL. 39 YEAR OLD JASON HANSON WAS STOPPED BY A SIOUX COUNTY SHERIFF’S DEPUTY AT THE INTERSECTION OF WALNUT STREET AND 1st STREET

Sioux Center Library Honored

December 08, 2015

THE SIOUX CENTER PUBLIC LIBRARY HAS BEEN NAMED STAR LIBRARY BY LIBRARY JOURNAL. THE LIBRARY WAS RECENTLY NAMED ONE OF THE TOP-RATED LIBRARIES IN THE U.S. BY THE LIBRARY JOURNAL. THE LIBRARY JOURNAL COMPARES PUBLIC LIBRARIES ACROSS

Kraai Furniture Recognition

December 03, 2015

AN ORANGE CITY BUSINESSMAN WAS THE RECIPIENT OF A PIECE OF HISTORY FROM THE 9/11 ATTACKS FOR HIS EFFORTS TO SUPPORT WOUNDED VETERANS. DAN KRAAI OF KRAAI FURNITURE IN ORANGE CITY RECEIVED A PIECE OF STEEL FROM

O’Brien County Accident-2 Hospitalized

December 02, 2015

TWO PEOPLE WERE INJURED IN A SINGLE VEHICLE CRASH MONDAY IN O’BRIEN COUNTY. AUTHORITIES SAY 21-YEAR-OLD SHAYLA DROEGMILLER OF CHEROKEE WAS SOUTHBOUND ON IOWA HIGHWAY 143 WHEN SHE LOST CONTROL OF A 2003 CHEVROLET S10 PICKUP. THE

Accident near Sheldon injures 1

December 02, 2015

A TWO-VEHICLE COLLISION TUESDAY ON HIGHWAY 60 NEAR SHELDON SENT ONE PERSON TO THE HOSPITAL. THE O’BRIEN COUNTY SHERIFF’S OFFICE SAYS 62-YEAR-OLD STEVEN TATMAN OF SHELDON WAS DRIVING A 2003 FORD EXPLORER EASTBOUND AND HAD STOPPED AT

Highway 60 Accident

December 01, 2015

AUTHORITIES ARE INVESTIGATING A THREE-VEHICLE ACCIDENT ON HIGHWAY 60 NORTH OF SHELDON EARLY THIS MORNING. THE ACCIDENT INVOLVED TWO CARS AND A SEMI. NO OTHER INFORMATION WAS AVAILABLE.

Snow Fall Continues

December 01, 2015

A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FOR LYON COUNTY, AND PARTS OF SOUTHEAST SOUTH DAKOTA UNTIL MIDNIGHT TONIGHT.  WE’RE NOT QUITE DONE WITH THE SNOW YET. IT IS EXPECTED TO BE MUCH LIGHTER TODAY, BUT STILL

2nd Sioux Center Power Outage Update

November 29, 2015

The following is a message from the City of Sioux Center as posted on their facebook page Sunday morning: “POWER IS RESTORED Last night at approximately 9:00 pm, a portion of the community experienced a power outage