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Data: Nov. 27, 2017
November 18, 2017
Pollinator Paradise project under way
OKOBOJI, Iowa — The Conservation Foundation of Dickinson County continues to raise funds to complete a new Pollinator Paradise addition to the nature center in Okoboji. Construction of the $1.7 million addition began in July, with Poppema-Sikma Construction of Sheldon scheduled...
November 18, 2017 - 9:43am
One of two Rock Rapids finalists in Dream Big Grow Here contest wins grant
ROCK RAPIDS, Iowa — The kids of Carroll Street Treats may not have walked away with a grant to help fund their dream of a commercial kitchen to make ice cream sandwiches, but they had a great experience.
November 18, 2017 - 7:46am
November 17, 2017
Special Thanksgiving hike set for Wednesday
OKOBOJI, Iowa — An ethnobotany-themed Thanksgiving hike will begin at 3 p.m. Wednesday at the Dickinson County Nature Center. “As we walk through, we can talk about why we’re thankful for different plants in the prairie, wetland and woodland,” said environmental education...
November 17, 2017 - 6:27pm
November 15, 2017
Sibley pool project floats on
SIBLEY, Iowa — With overwhelming voter approval, the community of Sibley can now move closer to completing an outdoor aquatic center project...
November 15, 2017 - 8:31am
November 14, 2017
Data: Nov. 15, 2017
Ambulance 9:54 p.m. Monday: 1700 block of Rust Road, Worthington, adult male with difficulty breathing. 1:03 p.m. Tuesday: 2100 block of Nobles Street, Worthington, adult female having a seizure. Crashes WPD: 8:42 p.m. Monday, Ninth Street and Fifth Avenue. Police
November 14, 2017 - 8:52pm
November 10, 2017
Data: Nov. 11, 2017
Crashes Osceola County Sheriff’s Office: vehicle-vs.-deer crash, 4:49 a.m. Wednesday, Iowa 60 south of Ashton. A 2013 Chevy Equinox operated by Lavonne Kay Prins, 60, of Sibley, Iowa was traveling southbound and struck a deer in the roadway. The Equinox sustained approximately $5,000...
November 10, 2017 - 8:52pm
November 8, 2017
Worthington man sentenced in PJC motor vehicle theft case
WORTHINGTON — A 21-year-old Worthington man was convicted of felony motor vehicle theft and sentenced to 90 days imprisonment for stealing...
November 8, 2017 - 7:11am
November 1, 2017
Data: Nov. 2, 2017
Ambulance 9:10 p.m. Tuesday, 1600 block of Clary Street, Worthington, adult female not feeling well. 3:55 p.m. Wednesday, 1500 block of Hillcrest Avenue, adult female fell. Police WPD: shoplifting, 5:56 p.m. Tuesday, 1000 block of Ryan’s Road. NCSO: fireworks, 9 p.m. Tuesday,...
November 1, 2017 - 8:52pm
October 31, 2017
Data: Nov. 1, 2017
Ambulance 11:58 a.m. Tuesday: 500 block of Eighth Avenue, male who was dizzy and unable to get out of bed. Crashes
October 31, 2017 - 8:52pm
How sweet it is: Rock Rapids family vies for Dream Big Grow Here grant
ROCK RAPIDS, Iowa — A Rock Rapids, Iowa, family is enjoying the sweet taste of success after launching a homemade ice cream sandwich business...
October 31, 2017 - 8:39pm
October 28, 2017
Case rescheduled for former Sibley-Ocheyedan teacher, coach
SIBLEY, Iowa — A pretrial conference on a criminal case involving a former Sibley-Ocheyedan Public School teacher and football coach was rescheduled...
October 28, 2017 - 6:51am
October 27, 2017
Data: Oct. 28, 2017
Ambulance 10:35 p.m. Tuesday: adult female having seizure, 1200 block of East Ninth Avenue, Worthington. 9:31 a.m. Wednesday, 500 block of West Lake Avenue, Worthington. 7:49 p.m. Wednesday: adult female, 1500 block of Collegeway, Worthington. 9:50 p.m. Wednesday: adult female with...
October 27, 2017 - 8:52pm
Prescription drug drop-off is Saturday
ROCK RAPIDS, Iowa — The Lyon County Sheriff’s Office will collect unwanted prescription drugs on Saturday in the sheriff’s office lobby, 410 S. Boone St., Rock Rapids, Iowa. Individuals may drop off their unwanted prescriptions from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. anonymously and free of...
October 27, 2017 - 7:53pm
October 25, 2017
Menomonie's Stanley wasn't on Gophers' radar, but he's starting for Hawkeyes
MINNEAPOLIS—Nate Stanley didn't treat the recruiting process like a contest. The Menomonie, Wis., native declined to attend regional quarterback...
October 25, 2017 - 9:57pm
Three from region arrested in undercover operation in Iowa
LARCHWOOD, Iowa — Three area individuals were arrested Saturday as part of an undercover operation conducted by the Lyon County Sheriff’s Office at the Grand Falls Casino in Larchwood. Javier Trejo Garcia, 35, of Worthington; Heidi Lynn Grahn, 40, of Fulda; and Richard Peter Kress,...
October 25, 2017 - 6:51am