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Milford Man Pleads Guilty to Drug Conspiracy

Sioux City, IA (KICD) — 46 year old Justin Haubrich of Milford entered a guilty plea on Tuesday for the charge of conspiracy to distribute methamphetamine. Haubrich said at his plea hearing that he was involved in an operation that distributed at least five pounds of meth between May 2018 and January 2019. He reportedly received meth from sources in Denison and Council Bluffs to distribute in Northwest Iowa.
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Winnebago police looking into recording devices

WINNEBAGO, Minn. (KEYC) - The Winnebago Police Department is exploring the idea of implementing portable recording devices on its officers. Winnebago Public Safety is accepting any comment from the public either by email or by mail. There will also be an opportunity for the public to weigh in on the...
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Lisa Hovinga, 61, of Emmetsburg

Services for 61-year-old Lisa Hovinga of Emmetsburg will be Saturday, July 2nd, at 10:30 a.m. at United Methodist Church in Graettinger with burial at Valley View Cemetery. Visitation will be Friday from 4-7 p.m. at the church. Henry-Olson Funeral Home in Graettinger is in charge of the arrangements.

ILCC Announces Hiring of New Executive Dean of Estherville Campus

(Estherville)--Iowa Lakes Community College has named Erin Latona as the next Executive Dean of the Estherville Campus. She will begin her duties on July 18, pending board approval. Latona, who has been serving as the Executive Dean of Student and Academic Services at Northwest Iowa Community College, was chosen after...

Governor Reynolds Visits Moovero in Estherville

Estherville, IA (KICD) — Governor Kim Reynolds visited rim & wheel factory Moovero in Estherville on Wednesday as part of a tour of Iowa factories. Reynolds told KICD one thing she noticed in the locations she has visited so far is frustration due to staffing issues, which is why she designated the Manufacturing 4.0 Workforce Innovations Grant to increase automation. She says the goal of the grant isn’t replacing workers, but to supplement them by helping them enhance their skillset.

I-90 closed near Blue Earth due to crash

BLUE EARTH, Minn. (KEYC) - A portion of I-90 near Blue Earth has closed due to a crash. The Minnesota Department of Transportations says eastbound I-90 west of Blue Earth is temporarily closed due to a crash. Traffic is being detoured; drivers are encouraged to use alternate routes. For updated...

James Wilhelm, 66, of California Formerly of Emmetsburg

Graveside services for 66-year-old James Wilhelm of California, formerly of Emmetsburg, will be Sunday, July 3rd, at 1 p.m. at Evergreen Cemetery in Emmetsburg. Martin-Mattice Funeral Home in Emmetsburg is in charge of the arrangements.

Milford Man Pleads Guilty to Federal Meth Charge

A Milford man has pleaded guilty to a federal meth charge. 46-year-old Justin Haubrich entered the plea Wednesday in U.S. District Court in Sioux City. Haubrich admitted being involved in a conspiracy that distributed at least five pounds of methamphetamine supplied by sources in Denison and Council Bluffs. During a traffic stop in January, 2019, Haubrich was found to be in possession of a .45 caliber handgun and was known to keep and store guns during drug trafficking activities.

E-L-C Wins Lakes Title With Win At Storm Lake

The Estherville-Lincoln Central baseball team beat Storm Lake 10-6 Wednesday night in Storm Lake giving the Midgets the 2022 Lakes Conference title. E-L-C sent eleven batters to the plate in the 2nd inning scoring five runs despite only getting one hit. That led to the exit of Tornado starter Hunter DeMey. Demey, who entered the game with only eleven walks allowed in 38 1/3 innings this season, walked a pair and hit three batters in that 2nd inning. Jake Eddie relieved DeMey and walked the first batter he faced but struck out the next two to get out of the inning.
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Sheriff’s report 6-30-22

A deputy conducted a traffic stop on Highway 71 near Industrial Parkway in Jackson. As a result, the driver was issued a citation for speed — 62 miles per hour in a 45-mph zone. A deputy issued two “I Got Caught” tickets good for free ice cream cones to...

Dickinson County Authorities Investigating Illegal Tire Dumping

(Milford)--The Dickinson County Sheriff’s Office is asking for the public’s help in identifying a suspect in the illegal dumping of tires near the Little Sioux River, southwest of Milford. The post doesn’t give the location of where the dumping occurred. Anyone with information is asked to call...

Light up the Night

No Fourth of July is complete without taking in at least one fireworks show. There are plenty to be seen in the days leading up to Independence Day. Here’s a list of where you can enjoy some fireworks for this upcoming holiday. Algona. Monday, July 4. At the Kossuth...

Northwest Iowa family gets their dog back after he gets stuck in drain pipe

ESTHERVILLE, Iowa (KTIV) - For many, pets are considered to be part of the family. And an Estherville, Iowa family is glad to have their family back to full strength. As part of a nightly routine, Taylor Nissen let her dog, Tupelo, go outside so he could go to the bathroom. But one particular evening, he didn’t come back and Taylor got worried. She paced around, and looked for him, and eventually woke up her grandma to help in the search.