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August 26, 2015
Grassley fields questions at Sibley event
SIBLEY, Iowa — U.S. Sen. Chuck Grassley visited Wednesday morning with constituents at the Osceola Community Hospital in Sibley. State Sen....
August 26, 2015 - 9:20pm
August 11, 2015
Ocheyedan is ready for Days of Olde
OCHEYEDAN, Iowa — In the front window display of Main Stay Market in Ocheyedan, it’s evident that Days of Olde has arrived once again. The three-day event offers options for the entire family to mingle with neighbors and friends at one of the last hurrahs before school begins...
August 11, 2015 - 9:19pm
July 15, 2015
Hertz wins in special election
OCHEYEDAN, Iowa — The city of Ocheyedan had a special election Tuesday to determine who would fill the remainder of councilman Gene Turner’s term. In a landslide victory of 103 votes to 35, Kevin Hertz was voted into the empty council seat over election petitioner Clyde Hoekstra....
July 15, 2015 - 9:52pm
May 29, 2015
A mission to Mars
SIBLEY, Iowa — With the help of technology, creativity and a little masking tape, fourth- through seventh-graders were given a ticket to Mars...
May 29, 2015 - 9:33am
May 20, 2015
Possible levy, building demolition top S-O school board agenda
SIBLEY, Iowa — The Sibley-Ocheyedan school board met Monday night to discuss the fate of the Ocheyedan Elementary building while also receiving a legislative update from Iowa State Sen. David Johnson. Johnson, R-Ocheyedan, said progress at the Capitol has been slow. “We are...
May 20, 2015 - 8:46pm
May 17, 2015
Slayton woman arrested in Ocheyedan
OCHEYEDAN, Iowa — On May 11, an Osceola County Deputy arrested 29-year-old Sheila Marie Wilson of Slayton. Wilson was charged with allegedly operating while intoxicated, a third offense; possession of a controlled substance, third offense; and possession of drug paraphernalia. She...
May 17, 2015 - 6:58pm
April 5, 2015
Hoekstra sues city of Ocheyedan over trees
SIBLEY, Iowa — Representatives for the City of Ocheyedan, Iowa, took the witness stand last week to defend the city’s position in a long-standing...
April 5, 2015 - 9:13pm
March 31, 2015
Just add science
SIBLEY, Iowa — Sibley-Ocheyedan Middle School was a ball of kinetic energy Friday night. Students, parents and community members gathered...
March 31, 2015 - 9:38pm
March 25, 2015
Coaches vs. Cancer: Annual basketball game raises $4,300 for ACS
SIBLEY, Iowa — Last Friday night in the Sibley-Ocheyedan High School Gymnasium, many people lined the stands to fight back against cancer....
March 25, 2015 - 8:24pm
March 17, 2015
Sibley-Ocheyedan School Board manages donation funding
SIBLEY, Iowa — The Sibley-Ocheyedan School Board discussed financial contributions offered to the district during its Monday meeting. The first contribution pertained to the new agricultural education teacher position being funded through private contributions. The second came...
March 17, 2015 - 9:57pm
March 12, 2015
Almost there: Campaign for a new Sibley-Ocheyedan ag teacher in the works
SIBLEY, Iowa — A student-led initiative to raise money for an expansion of the Sibley-Ocheyedan High School agriculture department is quickly...
March 12, 2015 - 10:50am
March 3, 2015
A new feather in the S-O STEM cap
SIBLEY, Iowa — Sibley-Ocheyedan High School and science teacher Mike Wedge have reason to celebrate. Wedge and the school have received...
March 3, 2015 - 9:19pm
March 1, 2015
To the polls!
SIBLEY, Iowa — Last September, plans for a new hotel in Osceola County were announced. Investors with JRJ Hospitality will construct a $3.655...
March 1, 2015 - 8:17pm
February 17, 2015
S-O board votes to cut administrator
SIBLEY, Iowa — The Sibley-Ocheyedan school board voted 3-2 Monday night to cut an administrative position to improve the district’s budget. After this year, contracts are up for superintendent Bill Boer and principals Cory Jenness, Mike Morran and Brent Town. Board president...
February 17, 2015 - 8:27pm
February 3, 2015
Osceola board discusses drainage district concerns
SIBLEY, Iowa — Drainage districts once again played the starring role of the Osceola County Board of Supervisors agenda Tuesday morning. Following up on its Jan. 28 joint meeting with the Dickinson County Board of Supervisors, the board approved the informal hearing date and...
February 3, 2015 - 7:41pm