State Auditor releases a reaudit report on Sioux County

September 02, 2015

IOWA STATE AUDITOR MARY MOSIMAN HAS RELEASED A RE-AUDIT REPORT ON SIOUX COUNTY FOR THE FISCAL YEAR 2012-2013. NO ITEMS OF NON-COMPLIANCE WERE IDENTIFIED DURING THE PERFORMANCE OF THE RE-AUDIT. THE RE-AUDIT WAS PERFORMED AT THE REQUEST

Hawarden man sentenced in Sioux County District Court

September 02, 2015

A HAWARDEN MAN WAS SENTENCED IN SIOUX COUNTY DISTRICT COURT TUESDAY FOR BURGLARY, AND CRIMINIAL MISCHIEF. 18 YEAR OLD BRENDAN MICHAEL SCHURMAN, AND SEVERAL CO-DEFENDANTS WERE ACCUSED OF BURGLARIZING FOUR SEPARATE BUSINESSES IN THE HAWARDEN AREA BETWEEN

Paullina Bar Burglarized

September 01, 2015

A $500 REWARD IS BEING OFFERED IN CONNECTION TO A WEEKEND BURGLARY AT JD TAVERN IN PAULLINA. THE BURGLARY OCCURRED BETWEEN 10:30 PM ON FRIDAY EVENING AND 7:30 SATURDAY MORNING. SOMEONE GAINED ENTRY INTO THE FACILITY BY FORCING

Pickup runs into Hull nursing home, resident killed

September 01, 2015

A RESIDENT OF PLEASANT ACRES CARE CENTER HULL WAS KILLED MONDAY WHEN A PICKUP HIT THE BUILDING. THE SIOUX COUNTY SHERIFFS’ OFFICE REPORTS THAT ABOUT 2:10 PM, 77-YEAR-OLD LAWRENCE SOHL OF HULL WAS DRIVING A PICKUP WESTBOUND

7 people hospitalized after accident near Boyden

September 01, 2015

SEVEN PEOPLE WERE TAKEN TO THE HOSPITAL FOLLOWING AN ACCIDENT NEAR BOYDEN ON MONDAY MORNING. THE SIOUX COUNTY SHERIFF’S OFFICE REPORTS THAT ABOUT 7:45 AM, 59-YEAR-OLD LIELA MORET OF BOYDEN WAS SOUTHBOUND SOUTHBOUND ON JEFFERSON AVENUE, A

Pro-life rally at Dordt

August 31, 2015

A RALLY FOR THE SANCTITY OF HUMAN LIFE AT DORDT COLLEGE ON TUESDAY IS DRAWING A PAIR OF REPUBLICAN PRESIDENTIAL CANDIDATES. THE FAMILY LEADER, AND THE DORDT COLLEGE POLITICAL SCIENCE DEPARTMENT ARE COORDINATING THE NORTHWEST FAMILY LEADERSHIP

Le Mars man arrestes in Merrill

August 31, 2015

A LE MARS MAN WAS CAPTURED AFTER ELUDING AUTHORITIES FOLLOWING AN INCIDENT THAT STARTED ON SATURDAY AFTERNOON. AROUND 3:40 P.M. SATURDAY, LE MARS OFFICERS RESPONDED TO A REPORT OF A DOMESTIC DISTURBANCE AT A HOME. THE SUSPECT,

George man arrested in Inwood after report of shots fired

August 31, 2015

A GEORGE MAN WAS ARRESTED AFTER THE LYON COUNTY SHERIFF’S OFFICE INVESTIGATED A 9-1-1 CALL OF GUN SHOTS BEING FIRED ON SOUTH MAIN STREET IN INWOOD ON SATURDAY NIGHT. WHILE ENROUTE, DEPUTIES ALSO RECEIVED REPORTS FROM PEOPLE

Building in downtown Lester destroyed by fire

August 31, 2015

A BUILDING ON MAIN STREET IN LESTER WAS DESTROYED BY A FIRE ON SATURDAY EVENING. THE LESTER FIRE DEPARTMENT WAS CALLED TO A STRUCTURE FIRE REPORTED AT KELLENBERGER CUSTOM FARMING AT ABOUT 7:45pm SATURDAY. THE LESTER FIRE

Dordt Again Named Among 50 Best Christian Colleges and Universities

August 29, 2015

DORDT HAS BEEN NAMED ONE OF THE 50 BEST CHRISTIAN COLLEGES AND UNIVERSITIES FOR A SECOND TIME BY CHRISTIAN UNIVERSITIES ONLINE. THE SECOND ANNUAL ONLINE RANKING RECOGNIZES INTENTIONALLY CHRISTIAN COLLEGES AND UNIVERSITIES THAT EXCEL IN CATEGORIES OF

Victim Identified In Accident Near Sheldon

August 29, 2015

THE IDENTITY OF THE VICTIM IN A SINGLE-VEHICLE CRASH NEAR SHELDON THURSDAY AFTERNOON HAS BEEN RELEASED. 79-YEAR-OLD TERRENCE L. HODGEN OF GRANVILLE WAS PRONOUNCED DEAD AT THE SCENE BY THE O’BRIEN COUNTY MEDICAL EXAMINER. IOWA STATE TROOPERS

Fatal Motorcycle accident near May City

August 28, 2015

A NORTHWEST IOWA MOTORCYCLIST WAS KILLED IN A COLLISION WITH A MINIVAN NEAR MAY CITY ON THURSDAY. THE OSCEOLA COUNTY SHERIFF’S OFFICE REPORTS THAT ABOUT 4:20 PM, 30-YEAR-OLD TIMOTHY ALLEN MARTIN OF OCHEYEDAN WAS DRIVING A CAR

New Wind farms coming to Northwest Iowa

August 28, 2015

MIDAMERICAN ENERGY HAS PLANS TO ERECT ANOTHER 238 WIND TURBINES BEFORE THE END OF NEXT YEAR. OFFICIALS WITH IOWA’S LARGEST UTILITY UNVEILED PLANS THURSDAY TO ADD TWO NEW WIND FARMS IN THE STATE. THEY’LL BE BUILT IN

Former Remsen-Union teacher in trouble for having sexual relations with student

August 28, 2015

THE PLYMOUTH COUNTY SHERIFF’S OFFICE HAS ARRESTED A FORMER REMSEN-UNION TEACHER FOR HAVING A SEXUAL RELATIONSHIP WITH A STUDENT. 24 YEAR OLD SAMANTHA KOHLS WHO NOW RESIDES IN CEDAR FALLS TURNED HERSELF IN TO THE PLYMOUTH COUNTY

Farm profits expected to fall

August 27, 2015

DES MOINES, IOWA (AP) – THE U.S. DEPARTMENT OF AGRICULTURE SAYS IT WILL BE A LESS PROFITABLE YEAR FOR FARMERS AS LOW GRAIN, MILK AND HOG PRICES CUT INTO INCOME. THE ABUNDANCE OF GRAIN LEFTOVER FROM LAST