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Stories from Tuesday, November 15, 2005

SL waits for sex offender law to be decided (11/15/05)
City of Storm Lake Public Safety Director Mark Prosser Monday said the city is taking a wait-and-see approach to enforcing state residency requirements for sex offenders pending a decision by the United States Supreme Court on whether it will hear a challenge of the law...
Lakeside council to hear proposal for a major LakeTrail extension (11/15/05)
The Lakeside City Council will open a discussion on the possibility of a major extension of the LakeTrail recreation trail system when the council meets tonight. Council member Burt Bonebrake has proposed the trail project, which he suggests could be funded through Department of Transportation and Department of Natural Resources grant programs for trails...
Meth lab busted near Everly: No arrests (11/15/05)
The evening of Wednesday, Nov. 9 the Clay County Sheriff's Office received a call from a rural residence northwest of Everly regarding materials possibly used in manufacture of methamphetamine. After an investigation, law enforcement officers confiscated equipment for analysis by the Iowa Department of Criminal Investigation...
Funeral Arrangements (11/15/05)
Alice Marie Ida Fahr September 16, 1914 November 7, 2005 Alice Fahr, age 91, died on Friday, Nov. 7, at Methodist Manor in Storm Lake. Funeral services were held at 10 a.m. on Friday, Nov. 11, at St. John Lutheran Church, Alta, with Pastor Mark Abraham officiating. Burial was at the St. John Lutheran Cemetery, Alta. Barker Funeral Home of Alta is in charge of the arrangements...
Central rushes past BV, gains at-large playoff berth (11/15/05)
PELLA - Central College had plenty of motivation to beat the Buena Vista football team here Saturday afternoon at A.J. Kuyper Stadium. The Dutch needed to win to capture a share of the Iowa Conference title with Coe. It also needed to beat BVU to gain an at-large berth to the NCAA Division III playoffs...
Kids flicks losing their innocence (11/15/05)
A shotgun-wielding hunter mercilessly pursues his target. Angry space aliens vaporize a defenseless town. A bloodthirsty shark preys on the weak and tiny. These movie scenes aren't from the latest action thrillers -- they're from G-rated animated films like Disney's new "Chicken Little."...
Benching the jocks (11/15/05)
The Iowa State Board of Education will meet this week to consider putting some teeth into its newfound pass-or-don't-play athletic policy. The current proposal is to mandate that any athlete who fails a class must sit out of a sport for at least 20 days. It could go into effect as early as next school year...
It's my job (11/15/05)
The duties of being a parent and the paybacks. I try quite often to remind my children just what my job description consists of as far as being a parent. I remind them that my main goal is to make their lives miserable and secondly to embarrass them. I had been reminded quite often while they were growing up that I had done a very good job at both...