High: 32°F ~ Low: 22°F
Friday, Dec. 26, 2014
Winter Weather Advisory in effect until 3:00 AM CST on Saturday for Plymouth County and Woodbury County
Winter Weather Advisory in effect until 6:00 AM CST on Saturday for Cherokee County and 5 other counties in Iowa
Shopping issues (12/23/14)
Hey Happy Shoppers, Where are YOU shopping nowadays? I normally prefer to support our Storm Lake merchants, however, recently had great difficulty dealing with the type of people we have staffing our stores. While out and about searching for the perfect holiday gifts for incompetent coworkers, annoying relatives, and people I don't like, I experienced extremely negative feedback from local shopkeepers...
The pipeline is a privilege (12/15/14)
My name is Aaron Rediske and I am instructor for Iowa Laborers Training and Education Fund. I instruct pipeline construction workers throughout the state of Iowa. After attending last week's informational hearing, and as a union construction worker, trainer and a member of the Laborers' Union, I am confident that the Dakota Access Pipeline would be a great project, utilizing the many hours of training and years of experience I and my union brothers and sisters hold in pipeline construction. ...
America's cops and Eric Garner (12/15/14)
Most Americans hope we never have to call the police. A call to the police usually means something bad is happening. However, we want the police if we need them. We hope that if we are in danger a policeman will be just a few moments away. Charles Barkley is right. "Without cops, "Our neighborhoods would be like the wild, wild, west."...