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Worthington sees about four inches, far less than predicted
DNR seeks to increase license fees
WMS seeking volunteers to assist EL efforts
ALC students share their experiences with state representatives
Black History Month celebration is on Sunday
Wrestling: MW's Lamont Cannon two-time All-American
High school sports roundup: Red Rock Central tops Fulda
Wrestling: Eight Trojans advance to Section 3AA semifinals
Les Knutson: From Granite Falls to New Richland watching high school basketball
Gymnastics: Trojans compete at third-consecutive state gymnastics meet
Column: Plenty of art activities in District 518 classrooms
Column: At CPAC, conservatism betrayed
Wishing loved one could let go of life should not bring guilty feelings
As Others See It: Kill Legislature’s secret-meeting exemption
Column: Enemies of the American people?
Dean Juit Frantsen
Robert "Bob" Reed Prahm
Richard Robert Mork
Robert "Bob" Reed Prahm
Luverne native succeeding as professional mountain bike racer
Column: Adventures of that Hardy boy were the stuff of legend
Disheveled Theologian: Ornithology 101
2012: Kusz appointed Nobles County Attorney
Column: Worthington’s first Shorty — A colorful life and a sad end
out and about
Meester 60th Anniversary
Birth: Feb. 18, 2017
Coyer 100th birthday
Data: Feb. 25, 2017
Regular School Board Meeting January Minutes
Data: Feb. 24, 2017
Data: Feb. 23, 2017
Data: Feb. 22, 2017
Weather delaying newspaper delivery
June 23, 2016
Reward offered for stolen firearms
SIBLEY, Iowa -- Osceola County Sheriff Doug Weber announced Thursday his office is investigating a rural residential burglary in which 23 miscellaneous firearms were taken. The burglary occurred west of Sibley between 6:15 and 10:20 a.m. Tuesday. Also taken from the scene was a 2001...
June 23, 2016 - 9:40pm
June 22, 2016
Three charged in vandalism investigation
ROCK RAPIDS, Iowa -- Three individuals have been charged with third-degree criminal mischief following a vandalism spree that occurred Friday and Saturday. According to the Lyon County Sheriff’s Office, the first of four vandalisms was reported on Saturday morning. The damage was...
June 22, 2016 - 10:49pm
April 25, 2016
Lyon County Extension receives grant for garden
ROCK RAPIDS, Iowa — Lyon County Extension and Outreach was recently awarded one of Iowa State University (ISU) Extension and Outreach’s Master Gardener grants with the primary focus of increasing access to healthy foods for families experiencing poverty. Throughout Iowa, 25 grants...
April 25, 2016 - 8:34pm
April 8, 2016
Data: April 9, 2016
Ambulance BREWSTER — The Brewster Rescue was dispatched at 4:57 p.m. Thursday to the 37000 block of 210th Street for an adult female who had fallen WORTHINGTON — The Worthington Ambulance was dispatched at 11:17 p.m. Thursday to the 1300 block of Knollwood Drive for an adult male...
April 8, 2016 - 9:44pm
September 1, 2015
Motion granted: Venue of Fraga trial moved to Lyon County
WORTHINGTON — After two convictions in Nobles County, Josue Robles Fraga’s third trial in the murder of his 2-year-old niece, Samantha, will...
September 1, 2015 - 8:00pm
March 27, 2015
Primghar man arrested on burglary charges
PRIMGHAR, Iowa — Numerous northwest Iowa law enforcement agencies — including the O’Brien, Osceola, Lyon and Sioux County sheriff’s offices and the Sheldon, Sutherland and Paullina police departments —have worked jointly on a series of burglary and theft investigations that...
March 27, 2015 - 9:51pm
February 19, 2015
LITTLE ROCK, Iowa — Next week families in Lyon County, Iowa will have access to a unique training program through the Iowa State University Extension office. The Strengthening Families Program: For Parents and Youth 10-14 (SFP 10-14) was established in 2001 for pre-teens and...
February 19, 2015 - 9:09pm
November 5, 2014
Lyon County election results
FEDERAL U.S. Senator Joni Ernst, 3618; Bruce Braley, 586; Bob Quast, 5; Rick Stewart, 58; Douglas Butzier, 28; Ruth Smith, 6 U.S. Representative District 4 Steve King, 3613; Jim Mowrer, 693 STATE Governor and Lieutenant Governor Terry E. Branstad and Kim Reynolds, 3756;...
November 5, 2014 - 2:24pm
June 17, 2014
LEOTA — Like many farmers with crops under water or obliterated by hail, Harley Buys of rural Edgerton is in limbo. “Everything we farm...
June 17, 2014 - 9:54pm
November 22, 2013
Data: Nov. 23, 2013
Accidents ROCK RAPIDS, Iowa — The Lyon County Sheriff’s Office responded to a call at 7:33 p.m. Thursday on Iowa 9, two miles west of Rock Rapids. Donna Shelly, 73, of Rock Rapids, was driving eastbound on Iowa 9 when she struck a Black Angus calf on the roadway. She reported...
November 22, 2013 - 9:11pm
September 8, 2013
Data: Sept. 9, 2013
WORTHINGTON — The Worthington Police Department investigated an accident with injuries reported at 9:08 p.m. Saturday from North Humiston Avenue.
September 8, 2013 - 9:53pm
June 19, 2013
Iowa man dies in car-vs.-semi accident
ROCK RAPIDS, Iowa -- The Lyon County Sheriff's Office investigated a semi-vs.-car accident at 5:06 p.m. Tuesday at A52 (260th Street) and K30 (Elmwood Avenue). Gilbert and Betty Teunissen of Inwood, Iowa were traveling north on K30. As they approached A52, there was a semi truck...
June 19, 2013 - 10:17pm
September 12, 2012
Lyon Sheriff calls off abduction investigation
ROCK RAPIDS, Iowa -- The Lyon County Sheriff was able to disprove a report of a possible abduction Wednesday in Rock Rapids. The sheriff launched an investigation after witnesses reported seeing a girl, approximately 15 years of age, being forced into an older model Pontiac Grand...
September 12, 2012 - 8:37pm
July 22, 2012
Lyon County investigates employee misconduct
ROCK RAPIDS, Iowa -- In two separate cases, the Lyon County Sheriff's Office has filed criminal charges against county employees. On Wednesday, charges of nonfelonious misconduct in office, a serious misdemeanor, were filed against eight county employees. Michael Lambert Modder,...
July 22, 2012 - 8:56pm
July 16, 2012
Burglaries plague Lyon County
ROCK RAPIDS, Iowa -- An Appleton, Wis., man was arrested Sunday following a string of burglaries in Lyon County. The Hawarden Police Department arrested Daniel Joseph Detaege, 49, while the suspect was in the act of committing a burglary at the Ireton elevator. Detaege admitted...
July 16, 2012 - 7:58pm