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Minnesota man charged with stabbing man, assaulting officers
Wrong-way driver leads officers on chase
State senator involved in crash that injures woman
Alleged break-in and fight preceded boyfriend’s stabbing
Wet weather dampens southwest Minnesota
Legion baseball: Worthington walks off
Doug Wolter: The home field debate again
VFW baseball: Worthington nine earns key sweep
15U soccer: Wah tallies hat-trick in Worthington win
Iowa prep softball: Harris-Lake Park advances; Sibley-Ocheyedan falls
Column: Buy your way into Walker's inner circle
Editorial: Restore integrity of visas
Column: On the wrong side of (recent) history
Column: The Don vs. the Bern
As others see it: 'High-tax,' but still No. 1
Beth L. Benson
Lewis Kermit Amundson
Luella W. Gaiser
The Barn at Corabelle
Column: Strolling through Millard Walker Park's history
Column: For the love of a blanket named Blue
Religion briefs: July 2
Looking Back: 2010 -- At least four tornadoes hit Sibley area
Out and About
Sandhurst 85th birthday
Roos 90th birthday
Leinen 60th anniversary
Bakker 75th birthday
Jansen 85th birthday
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March 25, 2015
George man charged with eluding police
SIBLEY, Iowa — A George, Iowa, man is being held in the Osceola County Jail following a pursuit late Tuesday afternoon. According to the Osceola County Sheriff’s Office, at approximately 4:15 p.m. Tuesday, witnesses reported seeing a white car pulling a trailer traveling recklessly...
March 25, 2015 - 8:38pm
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 22, 2015
A Sibley success story: The Porch on Main marks 15 years
SIBLEY, Iowa — On a nice, warm day, you are likely to see the stools at the lunch counter at The Porch on Main filled with customers seeking...
March 22, 2015 - 8:02pm
March 20, 2015
Block sentenced on eight counts in Osceola County
SIBLEY, Iowa — Michael Block appeared in Iowa District Court Friday morning to receive his sentence on a string of counts relating to several theft charges stemming back to March and April of 2014. Originally pleading not guilty, Block changed his plea to guilty in February of this...
news / crime
March 20, 2015 - 9:58pm
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
Woman faces charges after string of thefts
SIBLEY, Iowa — The Sheldon Police Department has filed multiple criminal charges against a Sibley woman for her alleged involvement in several package thefts in Sheldon, Iowa. Becky Lynn Vander Plaats, 43, is facing third-degree theft charges and an aggravated misdemeanor after...
March 17, 2015 - 8:07pm
March 12, 2015
There and back again: A panda’s tale
SIBLEY, Iowa — It sounds like the premise of a children’s book — the saga of a young girl and her beloved bear who was sent out to travel...
March 12, 2015 - 8:27pm
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 9, 2015
Sibley Farm and Home Show this Saturday
SIBLEY, Iowa — The Sibley Chamber of Commerce is hosting the biannual Farm and Home Show this weekend. The event rotates between Sibley and George, Iowa. This year, the show will be hosted in the Sibley-Ocheyedan Elementary School gymnasium. Sibley Chamber of Commerce Director...
March 9, 2015 - 9:12pm
March 8, 2015
Four arrested -- three on drug charges -- following search at Sibley motel
SIBLEY, Iowa — The Osceola County Sheriff’s Office executed a search warrant Friday on four rooms and two motor vehicles at the Sibley Inn Motel. Investigating officers took into custody four individuals — three on alleged charges of possession of a controlled substance alleged...
news / crime
March 8, 2015 - 9:20pm
Data: March 9, 2015
Accidents SIBLEY, Iowa — The Osceola County Sheriff’s Office investigated a crash reported at 11 a.m. Friday on Iowa 9. Patrick Webb of Sibley was driving a Volkswagen Passat eastbound. Julio Mora-Vargas of Draper, Utah, was driving a Freightliner Trailer owned by Hilt Inc. of...
data / police
March 8, 2015 - 9:07pm
March 5, 2015
What is the real cost?
SIBLEY, Iowa — Last week, Iowa Gov. Terry Branstad signed into a law an increased gas excise tax. Motorists felt the effect at the pumps this week, with gas prices in Sibley reaching $2.39 for unleaded gasoline at Jackrabbit Junction. The increase is the first for the state...
March 5, 2015 - 8:29pm
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 25, 2015
Sibley residents to breathe easier -- they hope
SIBLEY, Iowa — The Sibley City Council heard plans by Iowa Drying and Processing (IDP) during Monday night’s meeting to improve air conditions around the plant — more specifically, control the smell produced by the factory. The company’s effort to mask the odor will likely...
February 25, 2015 - 10:02pm