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August 20, 2012
Search continues for drowning victim
SPIRIT LAKE, Iowa -- Searchers spent all day Monday looking for a person who drowned Sunday evening in West Lake Okoboji, but had yet to find the body. Crews are searching an area approximately 90 acres in size and in 40 feet of water for 35-year old Juan Miguel Gonzales of Sioux...
August 20, 2012 - 9:53pm
August 8, 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 8, 2012 - 8:28pm
February 22, 2012
'Victim' faces charges
ROCK RAPIDS, Iowa -- A man who reported being the victim of a robbery on Monday in Lyon County has now been charged with two counts of false reporting in Lyon County. In a report to the Lyon County Sheriff's Office, Aaron Abels claimed that at approximately 1:25 a.m. Monday he was...
February 22, 2012 - 8:14pm
May 10, 2011
Name of fire victim released
MILFORD, Iowa -- The name of a 2-year-old Milford boy who died Saturday in a fire that destroyed his family's mobile home has been released. Dustin Ladehoff was one of six people in the home on Sixth Street in the south part of Milford when the fire broke out just after 11 a.m.,...
May 10, 2011 - 9:42pm
March 28, 2011
MADD Victim Impact Panel seeks local speakers
WORTHINGTON -- In 2008, 163 individuals died in Minnesota as a direct result of alcohol-related crashes. More than 43,000 individuals in the state were arrested for driving while impaired (DWI), and of those, more than 1,000 had 10 or more DWIs on their driving record. Locally, Worthington...
March 28, 2011 - 8:09pm
March 3, 2010
Victim of Rock Rapids shooting dies, charges filed
ROCK RAPIDS, Iowa -- Shooting victim Levi David Hofer, 50, of Rock Rapids, died Tuesday after being removed from life support, according to the Lyon County Sheriff's Office. Lyon County Sheriff Blythe Bloemendaal said a felony charge filed against Laura Jeanette Lowe, 51, of Rock...
March 3, 2010 - 12:00am
March 2, 2010
Shooting victim still in critical condition
ROCK RAPIDS, Iowa -- The Lyon County Sheriff's Office has released the name of the victim in Sunday's shooting in Rock Rapids. Levi David Hofer, 50, was still considered to be in critical condition in a Sioux Falls, S.D., hospital Monday afternoon. According to information released...
March 2, 2010 - 12:00am
January 21, 2010
County attorney pleased with results of last week's trial
WORTHINGTON -- When a 19-year-old Worthington man was found guilty of felony robbery and fifth-degree assault last week, Nobles County Attorney...
January 21, 2010 - 12:00am
January 12, 2010
Murray County man pleads guilty to criminal sexual conduct
SLAYTON -- Murray County Attorney Paul Malone made a point to be sure the name of a young victim would be properly protected during a criminal...
January 12, 2010 - 12:00am