Comp plan revised, soybean plant debate continuesProspects for a $350 million soybean crushing plant are inching forward, but not without pushback. The Buena Vista County Zoning Board, which earlier voted against a rezoning request to make way for...
Hall of Famers: Iowa’s longest-playing band rocks onWith more than 3,000 concerts under their belts, Iowa’s longest-running rock band is about to tune up for another honor. The Senders will be inducted into the Midwest All Music Association Hall of...
Library, Witter to revisit long-standing agreementPlans are being made for discussions between representatives of the Storm Lake Public Library and the Witter Art Gallery, entities that share the same building on Cayuga Street. The gallery board...
- New COVID mandates could put county in a bind (10/15/21)
- Lake Park murder suspects ask to be tried separately (10/15/21)
- Trump rally-goers eager for a 2024 run (10/15/21)
- COVID-19 infection rates dip statewide, soar in smaller counties (10/15/21)
- BVU to host Beaver Market featuring local vendors (10/15/21)
- RIBBON CUTTING (10/15/21)
- BVU Celebrates Inauguration of President Lenzmeier (10/11/21)
- Early-morning fire breaks out at Ag Partners elevator (10/11/21)
- SL schools hiring for over 40 positions (10/11/21)
- Facebook’s Iowan unfriends giant network (10/11/21)
- Martinez takes third in Lakes Conference meet, boys place 4th, girls finish 5th place (10/15/21)
- AA’s Peterson wins Bob Saunders Classic, teams prepare for conference and State qualifying meets (10/15/21)
- Tornadoes fall to Spirit Lake at home, host home invite tomorrow (10/15/21)
- #13 Raptors sweep three sets in win over Woodbury Central (10/15/21)
- Football Preview: Playoff dreams on the line on final week (10/15/21)
- Grinnell rallies to knock off BVU volleyball 3-1 (10/15/21)
Immigration desperation does not make it right (10/8/21)Imagine a family of six people coming to your house. They knock on the door. They look tired, frail, dirty and very hungry. They are desperate. Two of the six people are under six years old. Their clothes are rags and their shoes are barely still on their feet. ...
Peaceful patriots? (10/1/21)Despite all evidence to the contrary, Republican officials, opinion leaders, and former President Trump continue to reframe the January 6 US Capitol riot as an act of patriotism. Sadly, this insidious effort to rewrite history has been successful, at least among Republican voters. A poll taken in January, one week after the riot, found that 80% of Republicans opposed what transpired at the US Capitol on January 6. By summer, that percentage had dropped to 50...
Reckless spending under ‘COVID guise’ (10/1/21)Earlier this year, Washington Democrats rammed through a massive, nearly $2 trillion bill full of partisan pet projects and Democratic Party wish list items under the guise of “COVID relief” - all without any Republican support. Fast forward to today, they are looking to continue down their reckless tax-and-spending spree with another $3.5 trillion package, also without any Republican support. They are showing no signs of slowing down their irresponsible spending habits...
Anniversary: Steve and Betty Strom (10/1/21)Happy 50th Anniversary to Steve and Betty Strom! They were married on October 9th, 1971 at St. John’s Lutheran Church in Alta, Iowa. With love from their family -- Staci Strom, Joni (Dave) Miller and...
Anniversary: Clark and Nancy Gordon (9/17/21)Clark and Nancy Gordon are celebrating 50 years of marriage. Congratulations Mom and Dad! Love, your family.
Anniversary: Dick and Ardyce Anderson (9/17/21)On September 30th Dick and Ardyce Anderson, of Alta, will celebrate their 70th anniversary. Their daughters and families will be celebrating with them. Please help them celebrate by sending a card or...
Garage SalesYard Sale for 2 weeks!! 1314 Shoreway Rd. Oct. 22 & 29 8am-4pm Oct 23 8-12. Yard equipment, hoses, pots & urns, sport equipment, bedding, clothing, outdoor lights, faucets, vases, decorations, legos, and numerous misc. & kitchen items.
OCTOBER YARD SALEYARD SALE ON TWO WEEKENDS! OCT 22&29 8-4 OCT 23 8-12 Yard equipment,hoses, pots & urns, sport equipment,games, bedding,clothing,outdoor lights,faucets,vases, decorations, legos and numerous misc. & kitchen items. 1314 Shoreway Rd...
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