Hot summer helping crops catch upAfter a potentially disastrous start to the growing season in northwest Iowa, plenty of hot, sunny weather and timely showers have helped a late crop recover. Spirits have risen on the local farms...
SL man free after hung jury in child sexual abuse trialStorm Lake man Jose Ramirez-Gonzalez has been acquitted of allegations of sexually abusing a 6-year-old girl, in a three-day Buena Vista County trial that ended in a hung jury on Friday. That result...
Christmas in JulySupporters of Santa’s Castle set up in Chautauqua Park to host a recent edition of the Taste of Storm Lake. The Thursday community meals serve as fundraisers for local non-profit efforts all summer. ...
- Cherokee meat plant sold again, to re-open (7/19/19)
- CC-E welcomes new admin team as elementary only era begins (7/19/19)
- Spencer falls short of ‘Great Place’ redesignation (7/19/19)
- Brooks to keep its links (7/19/19)
- BVU celebrates at State fair (7/19/19)
- Cherokee County Wind Farm underway (7/19/19)
- Methodist church giving away school supplies (7/19/19)
- Authorities: Man died when tractor rolled in northwest Iowa (7/19/19)
- Grassley declines to say if he think Trump tweet was racist (7/19/19)
- Raccoon River paddlers face safety fines (7/19/19)
- Beavers make baseball waves with WhitecapsSTORM LAKE – A group chat for the entire Buena Vista University baseball team often dives into discussion of the 2019 season, a campaign that reached its conclusion in the NCAA Division III National Tournament. “We always talk about it,” says Devon Van Houten, a junior to-be. “It’s almost like we can’t believe it happened.”...
- Alta-Aurelia stuns MVAOCOU to advance to District final (7/19/19)
- Storm Lake drops final two regular season contests, hosts District game (7/19/19)
- Storm Lake lands 4 on Lakes Conference softball teams (7/19/19)
- Tornadoes put 7 on the Lakes Conference baseball team (7/19/19)
- Warriors earn return trip to State after Regional final win over Falcons (7/17/19)
- Newell-Fonda rallies past Ridge View for another State berth (7/17/19)
Garage SalesGarage Sale: 520 Western Ave Storm Lake, IA. Friday, July 19th 8 am to 4 pm. Saturday, July 20th 8 am to 2 pm.
Help WantedMasonry and concrete work, can also do tile, brick and block. Know all phases of construction, including drywall. Also handyman work. Contact Gary at 712-229-6548.
Garage SalesMoving Sale: 539 Geisinger Rd Storm Lake, IA. 50588 Friday: July 19th. Saturday: July 20th. 9 am- 5 pm. Mini fridge, China, furniture and much more. Cash only!
Help WantedHelp Wanted: Front counter clerk positions. Hours to be 7am-1pm, M-F, and every other Saturday. Apply in person at: Julius Cleaners 825 Grand Ave Storm Lake, IA.