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Passing the torch: Gary and Debra Drost prepare to leave century farm to son
Cherished Bible, cookbook tell of Klosterbuer history on Ellsworth farm
In victory for Trump, U.S. Supreme Court revives his travel ban
Gmail will no longer scan your emails for advertising purposes
Supreme Court to hear baker's religious objection to making cake for gay couple
Minor league baseball players lose appeal over wages
Lynx rally past winless Stars
Spieth holes bunker shot to win Travelers in playoff
Youth soccer: Worthington U17 boys win Bursville FireCup tournament
When will Hughes, Pressly rearrive to fortify bullpen?
Forget multi-tasking. Here's how to monotask like a boss
Column: How can we lift the tension between law enforcement and motorists of color?
Faith Conversations: Wife moving forward after sudden death ministry partner
Column: 4-H speaking inspires, prompts memories of grandfather
Why do squirrels strip tree bark?
George Blom Johnson
John H. Korfe
Donald H. Brockberg
Column: Slip away to a luxury weekend at your Hotel Thompson
Disheveled Theologian: Treasure hunting
Looking Back: 1967 -- 1923 WHS graduate speaks at 100th Carleton commencement
Column: What became of those magic pills that cut fuel costs in half?
WHS 70th reunion
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Munns 70th anniversary
Hoefker 60th anniversary
Abrahamson 50th anniversary
Luitjens 25th anniversary
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Regular School Board Meeting Minutes May 2017
Nobles County Public Works Facility reroof proposals
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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
31st Annual University of Okoboji Winter Games event listing
Friday: 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.: "Boats On Ice" Boat Show at Okoboji Boat Works 8 a.m. to 10 p.m.: KAPCO 2 Person Best Shot Tournament (registration suggested) 9 a.m.: Olde Town Spirit Lake Indoor Mini-Golf Tournament, downtown Spirit Lake businesses 10 a.m.: Fourth annual Pieceful Spirits...
January 25, 2011 - 8:40pm
August 1, 2010
Show features award-winning boats
ARNOLDS PARK, Iowa -- Though each carefully restored boat was something special to its owner, for the more than 5,000 classic boat enthusiasts...
August 1, 2010 - 8:49pm
July 18, 2010
Storms hit Lakes area, cause damage
OKOBOJI, Iowa -- The storm that passed through the region Saturday evening caused significant damage in the Iowa Great Lakes area. Winds in...
July 18, 2010 - 9:00pm
June 29, 2010
Missing boater's body found at Lake Okoboji
SPIRIT LAKE, Iowa -- The body of a man who jumped into West Lake Okoboji was recovered Monday afternoon approximately 24 hours after he went missing, according to the Dickinson County Sheriff's Officer. Chad Lenz, 30, of Carroll, Iowa, jumped into the water from a boat to retrieve...
June 29, 2010 - 9:02pm
May 18, 2010
Brief: Okoboji expansion continues forward
OKOBOJI, Iowa -- The Okoboji Community School Board of Education met in special session on May 6 to approve plans for several Okoboji Elementary School building projects, deciding to include the boiler project in the OES addition bid. On April 21, the board approved a 10-classroom...
May 18, 2010 - 9:12pm
February 1, 2010
People Project pleases
MILFORD, Iowa -- Tahoe Sackett is not quite two years old, but has already been immortalized in art. Along with a couple hundred other people. Tahoe,...
February 1, 2010 - 12:00am
January 29, 2010
U of O Winter games kick off today
OKOBOJI, Iowa -- A luauthemed cure for the winter blahs can be found this weekend at the 30th annual University of Okoboji Winter Games in the Iowa Great Lakes. "With the weather we've had a lot of people who have cabin fever; we've had a great response," said Jen Johnson, program...
January 29, 2010 - 12:00am
August 6, 2009
No math expertise necessary to get formula of 'Proof'
OKOBOJI, Iowa -- The 2001 Pulitzer Prize-winning drama "Proof," currently at Okoboji Theatre, deals with the difficult-to-understand subject of mathematical theories. But we don't need to know much about math in order to appreciate this story of a genius whose daughter may have inherited...
August 6, 2009 - 12:00am
February 9, 2009
OST announces 2009 season
OKOBOJI, Iowa -- The Okoboji Summer Theatre has announced the nine plays that will be produced in the 2009 season. The schedule for OST's 52nd season is: "A ... My Name Is Alice" (musical), June 16-21; "Almost, Maine" (contemporary comedy), June 23-28; "Brighton Beach Memoirs"...
February 9, 2009 - 12:00am
January 26, 2009
140 take the Polar Bear Plunge
January 26, 2009 - 12:00am
September 3, 2008
H-LP wins Okoboji vb invitational
OKOBOJI, Iowa -- With three victories Tuesday at the Okoboji volleyball invitational, the Harris-Lake Park Wolves finished first with an undefeated record. H-LP (3-0) defeated Spirit Lake, 21-16, 19-21 and 15-7, in the first match before defeating Okoboji 21-16, 21-16 in the second...
September 3, 2008 - 12:00am
August 14, 2008
'Secret Garden" is delight for all ages
OKOBOJI, Iowa -- "When Mary Lennox was sent to Misselthwaite Manor to live with her uncle, everybody said she was the most disagreeable looking child they'd ever seen." So begins the children's classic book "The Secret Garden" by Frances Hodgson Burnett, published in the early 1900s...
August 14, 2008 - 12:00am
August 12, 2008
Brief: Auditions set for 'Twelve Angry Men'
OKOBOJI, Iowa -- Lakes Community Theatre will open its new season with "Twelve Angry Men" by Sherman L. Sergel. Auditions will be at 7 p.m. Aug. 26 and 28 at the Pearson Lakes Art Center, Okoboji. Directors Brian Kessler and Vonna Leckband are looking for 13 men ranging from age...
August 12, 2008 - 12:00am
August 7, 2008
'Doubt' poses ethical dilemmas, questions for Okoboji audience
OKOBOJI, Iowa -- "What do you do when you're not sure?" queries Father Flynn of his congregation -- er, audience -- in the opening moments of "Doubt." Whatever your answer, you are bound to be less assured of the proper response after viewing this week's Pulitzer Prize- and Tony...
August 7, 2008 - 12:00am