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August 7, 2012
Okoboji drowning victim identified
OKOBOJI, Iowa -- On Tuesday, the Dickinson County Sheriff's Office responded to a report of a drowning in West Lake Okoboji. Jennifer Galagher, 46, of Denver, Colo., had been swimming the previous night in West Lake. On Tuesday morning, Galagher was reported missing by family. A...
August 7, 2012 - 9:42pm
July 14, 2012
Iowa Great Lakes = Great fun
OKOBOJI, Iowa -- The Okoboji Great Lakes area has a lot to offer -- and that is not an exaggeration. "Located in the northwest corner of Iowa,...
July 14, 2012 - 12:00am
Okoboji area is home to many memories
OKOBOJI, Iowa -- Since it's just a short 45-minute drive from Worthington to the Iowa Great Lakes area, Hubby Bryan and I frequently hop in...
July 14, 2012 - 12:00am
June 10, 2012
Estherville, Iowa, woman drowns in Okoboji
OKOBOJI, Iowa -- A 26-year-old Estherville, Iowa, woman was found dead early Sunday as a result of a drowning on East Lake Okoboji. The Dickinson County Communications Center received a 911 call at 1:52 a.m. Sunday reporting a person missing from a boat in East Lake Okoboji.
June 10, 2012 - 11:05pm
February 9, 2012
PREP BOYS' BASKETBALL ROUNDUP: Huisken becomes all-time leading scorer in Southwest Christian history in win over AHS
EDGERTON -- Southwest Christian's Zach Huisken became the all-time leading scorer in SWC history Thursday, scoring 24 points to pass Kara Van Dyke's 1,428 career points in an 83-55 route of Adrian in boys' basketball action. Huisken added 10 rebounds, five assists and three blocks...
February 9, 2012 - 11:55pm
January 20, 2012
32nd annual University of Okoboji Winter Games is next weekend
OKOBOJI, Iowa -- Guns and Hoses Boot Hockey, Polish Horse Shoe and Farkle tournaments are among the new activities to debut at the 32nd annual...
January 20, 2012 - 9:58pm
January 11, 2012
PREP BOYS' BASKETBALL ROUNDUP: Raiders clip Eagles in battle of undefeated conference teams
FULDA -- In a highly-anticipated Red Rock Conference high school girls' basketball game Tuesday night between a pair of teams who were undefeated in league action, the red-hot Fulda Raiders dominated from beginning to end, claiming a 25-point victory over Southwest Christian, 87-62. Vaulting...
January 11, 2012 - 12:23am
PREP BOYS' BASKETBALL ROUNDUP: Harris-Lake Park cruises by Round Lake-Brewster
ROUND LAKE -- Brady Nissen ripped the nets for 28 points Tuesday night, leading undefeated Harris-Lake Park (12-0) to a 74-39 victory over Round Lake-Brewster in a non-conference, across-the-border high school boys' basketball game. Eli Ihnen (15 points, seven steals), Colin Brons...
January 11, 2012 - 12:19am
December 14, 2011
PREP BASKETBALL ROUNDUP: Windom moves to 2-1, after knocking off Westbrook-Walnut Grove 88-40
WINDOM -- Windom's boys' basketball team cruised versus Westbrook-Walnut Grove Tuesday in front of the home crowd with an 88-40 win. The Eagles (2-1) had five players in double digits for scoring to lead the way. Jake Holt had 21 points 12 rebounds and five steals, Collin Lovell...
December 14, 2011 - 12:48am
December 10, 2011
PREP BASKETBALL ROUNDUP: Southwest Star Concept outlasts conference foe Red Rock Central 57-55
LAMBERTON -- Red Rock Central rallied in the final seven minutes from an eight-point deficit to within two points in the final seconds but a Jeff DeCock shot at the end missed its mark as the Southwest Star Concept Quasars held on to edge the Falcons, 57-55, in a Red Rock Conference...
December 10, 2011 - 12:43am
December 3, 2011
PREP BASKETBALL ROUNDUP: WHS downs RV 60-40
REDWOOD FALLS -- Mackenzie Gerber produced a 23-point, 14-rebound double-double Friday night, leading the Worthington Trojans to a season-opening 60-40 victory over the Redwood Valley Cardinals in a Southwest Conference high school girls' basketball game. Gerber also had nine steals,...
December 3, 2011 - 12:25am
December 2, 2011
PREP BASKETBALL ROUNDUP: Edgerton opens up season with a 65-48 win over Luverne
EDGERTON -- The Edgerton girls' basketball team won its first game of the season 65-48 in Thursday's game over Luverne. Lindsey Drooger led the Flying Dutchmen (1-0) with 20 points and 17 rebounds. Sarah Post and Tanner Gunnink each added 12 points. Gunnink added 14 rebounds for...
December 2, 2011 - 12:25am
August 11, 2011
Bighead carp found in East Okoboji Lake
SPIRIT LAKE, Iowa (AP) -- State environmental officials say bighead carp have been found in East Okoboji Lake in northern Iowa and they believe flooding on the Missouri and Little Sioux rivers may have allowed the fish to pass over area dams and eventually into the lake. The Iowa...
August 11, 2011 - 9:32am
June 7, 2011
Opportunity to meet 'Mary Ann'
OKOBOJI, Iowa -- The Okoboji Summer Theatre will host "A Night With Dawn" June 17 at the Pearson Lakes Art Center, at approximately 10 p.m., following the first show of the season, "Steel Magnolias." This event is an opportunity for the community to meet with the Stephens' alum Dawn...
June 7, 2011 - 8:40pm
January 25, 2011
Okoboji Winter Games to jolt people out of winter doldrums
OKOBOJI, Iowa -- Where can you go to compete in an outdoor broomball tournament, watch crazy people plunge into a frigid lake, sample from hundreds...
January 25, 2011 - 8:42pm