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Zimmer: It's 'possible' Bridgewater could be out for season
May 26, 2016
Trees downed in Harris, Iowa
May 26, 2016 - 8:03pm
May 8, 2016
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Accidents ASHTON, Iowa — The Osceola County Sheriff’s Office investigated a crash reported at 2:10 p.m. Friday from Iowa 60 near 230th Street. A pickup truck operated by Nathan Dekam, 19, of George, Iowa, was traveling westbound on 230th Street attempting to cross Iowa 60, and...
May 8, 2016 - 9:05pm
March 20, 2016
Iowa egg farm faces legal action for wastewater spill
DES MOINES, Iowa — One of the nation’s largest egg farms, which lost millions of hens in last year’s bird flu outbreak, is defending itself against legal action by the state over a wastewater spill that fouled 18 miles of stream in northwest Iowa and killed 163,000 fish. The...
March 20, 2016 - 9:30pm
March 11, 2016
Sunrise Farms faces action for fish kill
HARRIS, Iowa — Sunrise Farms, a division of Sonstegard Foods, now faces state environmental action for a large waste spill last fall that killed more than 163,000 fish, including 700 sport fish, The Des Moines Register reported earlier this week. Sunrise Farms is an egg-laying operation...
March 11, 2016 - 9:57pm
March 3, 2016
Auditor report identifies $12,000 in improperly spent funds
HARRIS, Iowa — A special state auditor's investigation has identified $12,758 of improper or undocumented disbursements in local taxpayer funds to a former city clerk in Harris, the Sioux City Journal reported Thursday. The report, released Thursday by Auditor of State Mary Mosiman,...
March 3, 2016 - 10:08pm
January 10, 2016
Minnesotan "philanthropic futurist" sees social media and race changing the scope of charitable giving
ST. PAUL -- Trista Harris is a “philanthropic futurist.” The 38-year-old president of the Minnesota Council on Foundations was included in The Chronicle of Philanthropy’s inaugural list published Jan. 5 of “40 Under 40.” In the words of the national publication, they are...
January 10, 2016 - 8:09pm
October 21, 2015
‘I feel like I’ve been stabbed in the back’: Osceola County residents voice opposition to TIF district
SIBLEY, Iowa — Though the final vote of the Osceola County Board of Supervisors was 4-1 in favor of establishing a Tax Increment Financing...
October 21, 2015 - 9:02am
October 5, 2015
Fishkill linked to Sunrise Farms
HARRIS, Iowa — Sunrise Farms, located south of Harris, is said to be the source of a large fishkill west of the Iowa city of Spencer. According...
October 5, 2015 - 8:12pm
September 22, 2015
Supervisors say no to EPA
SIBLEY, Iowa — The Osceola County Board of Supervisors met Tuesday morning to set a public hearing date for the Harris urban renewal project and to discuss ozone regulations. Following in the footsteps of Lyon County, Iowa’s Board of Supervisors and Northwest Iowa Development...
September 22, 2015 - 7:54pm
August 20, 2015
Fatal rollover in Harris
HARRIS, Iowa — The Osceola County Sheriff’s Office investigated a fatality Thursday involving a tractor rollover in a farm field northwest of Harris. Harvey McClain, 78, of Harris, was pronounced dead at the scene by the coroner’s office. Assisting law enforcement at the scene...
August 20, 2015 - 9:55pm
July 21, 2015
Minot police report arrest of two men in major drug bust
MINOT, N.D. — More than $200,000 in street drugs, two stolen firearms and $20,000 in cash have been seized from a Minot apartment, with two men arrested in the case. Minot Police Chief Jason Olson said the Ward County Narcotics Task Force’s search of a northeast Minot apartment...
July 21, 2015 - 8:16pm
March 24, 2015
Supervisors say ‘yes’ to Harris
SIBLEY, Iowa — The Osceola County Board of Supervisors listened to a request Tuesday morning from Harris Mayor Greg Spaethe to help the town establish an urban renewal district and TIF (tax increment financing) with windmills to pay for a mandated sewer project. “We could...
March 24, 2015 - 8:40pm
February 25, 2015
Blast from the Past: Harris was a NW Iowa power in 1955
Les Knutson Daily Globe sports columnist HARRIS, Iowa — The building is now a privately-owned storage facility, but 60 years ago — in...
February 25, 2015 - 9:42pm
February 23, 2015
WORTHINGTON — Charges against a Sioux Falls, S.D., man were dropped last week after lack of cooperation from the victim, according to court documents. Sean Edward Harris, 31, was facing false imprisonment charges back in Dec., 2014 after allegedly taking his girlfriend and child...
February 23, 2015 - 8:32pm
January 28, 2015
Drainage improvements needed on Silver Lake
HARRIS, Iowa — A joint meeting of the Dickinson and Osceola County Boards of Supervisors to discuss the future of Joint Drainage District No.1 was hosted Wednesday morning in Harris. With illness keeping all but one member of the Dickinson County Board from attending, the lack of...
January 28, 2015 - 8:02pm