HEAT Called in to Assist with Dickinson County Arrest
Milford, IA (KICD)– A West Okoboji man wanted in O’Brien County is behind bars following his arrest in Dickinson County yesterday. The Milford police department was alerted that a potentially dangerous subject was possibly in town. The High Risk Entry Arrest Team was activated and went to the home of 26 year old Keaton Leach.
Jackson, February 24 High School 🏀 Game Notice
The St. James High School basketball team will have a game with Jackson County Central High School on February 24, 2024, 19:00:00 CST. ALWAYS WANTED TO DUNK LIKE A TOTAL BADASS, OR DEVELOP ROCK-SOLID WORK ETHIC....
No Serious Injuries in Crash That Shut Down Part of Dickinson County Highway
Lake Park, IA (KICD)– No serious injuries were reported in a crash that shut down a portion of road in Dickinson County for several hours Wednesday afternoon. Authorities say the incident occurred on Highway 9 east of Lake Park shortly after three o’clock when a semi left the road leading to the closure in both directions until around 5:45.
Sheriff’s report 2-22-24
A wallet found on a street in Jackson was turned in to the sheriff’s office. The owner was contacted, and the wallet was returned. A deputy responded to a driving complaint in Jackson. It was reported that a vehicle is driving carelessly before and after school. A deputy assisted...
Prescribed Burns Scheduled in the Area This Spring
The Iowa Department of Natural Resources will be conducting prescribed burns this spring on wildlife management areas. Areas scheduled for prescribed burns include Pickerel Lake in Buena Vista County…Dewey’s Pasture, Hawk Valley, Tom Tuttle Marsh, Little Sioux, Fen Valley, Elk Lane, Barringer Slough, and Dan Green Slough in Clay County…and Blue Wings Marsh, Dewey’s Pasture, West Fork, and Fallow Marsh in Palo Alto County.
41st Year for Jackson Farm and Home Show
(Jackson, MN)--There’s something for everyone at the 41st Jackson Farm and Home Show Saturday from 9am to 1:30 pm at Jackson County Central High School. Corey Christopher with the Jackson Area Chamber of Commerce says the day will be highlighted by two ag presentations. Christopher says there will be...
N'West Iowa K-12 schools grow enrollment
REGIONAL—Amid significant changes in Iowa K-12 schools over the last two years, N’West Iowa continues to hold steady in its growth of students. Both the majority of public schools and nonpublic schools in N’West Iowa saw an increase in student enrollment for the 2023-24 academic year, according to the latest Iowa Department of Education statistics. Even schools that saw a decrease are hopeful of growth in the next few years due to the infrastructure growth of N’West Iowa as a whole.
A Taste of Mexico in Arnolds Park: Unveiling the Top 3 Restaurants
This article presents an exploration of three Mexican restaurants in Arnolds Park. Have you had the opportunity to dine at any of these establishments? If yes, we'd love to hear your experiences and reviews in the comments section below.
Graettinger City Introduces Online Utility Bill Management for Local Residents
Graettinger, a small city in Palo Alto County, Iowa, has introduced new online services. The city's billing and payment platform, FrontDesk, now enables residents to manage their utility bills online. This move reflects the city's commitment to improving residents' quality of life.
Members of Lead the Ville, Estherville VFW Hosting Fest-E'Ville Celebration
(Estherville) – An all-day community event called Fest-E’Ville is taking place Saturday, March 23rd at the Estherville VFW. The event is being led by members of the Lead the Ville program. Ashley Reed is a member of Lead the Ville and says the event will begin with a BBQ ribs cookoff.
Driver hurt in Fairmont crash
One person was hurt when two cars collided in Fairmont Tuesday afternoon. The state patrol says a Chevy Camaro that was southbound on Highway 15 was attempting to make a left turn onto Blue Earth Ave when it collided with a northbound Toyota Prius in the intersection. The Camaro driver,...
Kwik Star Plans
Milford, IA (KICD) — There’s a lot of speculation about the huge mounds of Earth surrounding the Kwik Star project in Milford, so KICD News went to the source. Corporate Spokesman Ben Leibl says they hope to have the store open shortly after Independence Day. Construction on the...
Avera Holy Family President and CEO Announces Plans to Retire
(Estherville) - The President and CEO of Avera Holy Family Hospital in Estherville has announced plans to retire. Deb Herzberg, who's been with Avera since 2018, will be retiring October 2nd of this year after a 47-year career in health care and leadership. Under Herzberg's leadership at Avera Holy Family,...
Austin High School Hosts Unified Sports Day with Fairmont Students
AUSTIN, Minn.-Students from Fairmont Public Schools came to Austin High School on Feb. 23 to take part in the Special Olympics Minnesota’s Unified Sports Day. According to the Special Olympics, the day allows schools to have students from special education programs play a variety of sports with students from general education programs in the spirit of friendship and competition.
Where's the ice? Historic low Superior and Great Lakes ice cover
The Great Lakes have never looked like this in February. Ice cover is at record low levels this month on Lake Superior and other Great Lakes. Lake Superior continues to hover around the record low 1.7 percent ice cover observed in the middle of this month. The average ice cover...
Truman Middle School Students Get Special Visit from U.S. Coast Guard Helicopter
The U.S. Coast Guard recently visited Truman Middle School, landing a Dolphin MH-65 helicopter on the school's baseball field. This visit was coordinated by the Truman Aeronautics Association, a student-led group interested in aviation. Elementary students from Point Defiance and Downing, as well as JROTC students from TPS high schools, attended the event.
LaCanne Family Celebration of Life Expands
CAPTIONS: Top - Deputy Director Robin Weis pictured with Shannon and Joel LaCanne. Left - Joel and Shannon LaCanne are pictured with Jeremy Janssen, Falcon Development Corporation President upon closing their loan for purchasing the Osterberg Funeral Home, Inc. in Lakefield. Joel and Shannon LaCanne of LaCanne Family Celebration of...
Open Your Homes and Hearts: The Cats Of Milford, IA Need You!
Have you been contemplating pet adoption, or simply love perusing adorable pets? A myriad of delightful pets are available for adoption at various animal shelters in the vicinity of milford..
Bowling scores, Feb. 22, 2024
Team standings: Dudley’s Garage 12-0, New Fashion Pork 6-6, Smokin’ Joel’s 4.5-7.5, Split Kickers 1.5-10-.5 High game: Leigh Hohenstein 236, Doyle Svoboda 235, Doug Svoboda 224. High series: Leigh Hohenstein 675, Ben Rossow 6-1, Dewayne Hage 597. Wednesday night men. Team standings: Elness Livestock 11-1, Schaap Sanitation...
Local resident looks to plant new church
A local resident is looking to plant a new church in Jackson. Steve Kelly of Jackson said he is gauging interest from locals in starting a new Church of Christ in Jackson. The plan would be to meet in homes to begin with, Kelly said, and look at securing a building at some point in the future.