STUB GRAY SHOOTING RANGE TO REOPEN
THE STUB GRAY SHOOTING RANGE AT LITTLE SIOUX PARK NEAR CORRECTIONVILLE IS EXPECTED TO REOPEN ON FRIDAY, MARCH 1ST, AT 9:00 A.M. USERS ARE REMINDED THAT THE RANGE WILL BE OPEN DAILY THROUGH DECEMBER 31ST, WEATHER AND SITE CONDITIONS PERMITTING, WITH THE EXCEPTION OF THANKSGIVING DAY, CHRISTMAS EVE DAY, AND CHRISTMAS DAY. A DAILY OR ANNUAL USE PERMIT IS REQUIRED TO USE THE RANGE.
Cherokee Resident Was Among Those Nominated as State’s Top Pork Promoters
A local resident was among a few nominees for the state’s top pork promoters. The nominees and state winners were announced by the Iowa Pork Producers Association at the Iowa Pork Congress event in late January. Four men from across Iowa were nominated for the top Hog Wild Award....
One Injured After Moving Vehicle Strikes Several Vehicles in Storm Lake Car Dealership Lot
Several thousand dollars of damage occurred when a moving vehicle went out of control and struck multiple vehicles that were parked in a Storm Lake car dealership lot. According to the Storm Lake Police Department, the incident occurred shortly before 4pm last Friday in the 16 hundred block of North Lake Avenue. A vehicle driven by Paulo Comparan Silva of Storm Lake was traveling northbound on Lake Avenue. Comparan Silva lost control of the vehicle, left the roadway, and struck a fire hydrant and five parked/unoccupied vehicles owned by Holzhauer Ford.
Midwest town names highlight ag heritage
Towns sporting an agriculture-related moniker are scattered across Midwestern states. Iowa is home to the likes of Farmersburg, Lambs Grove, Strawberry Point, Wheatland and Guernsey. Missouri has Farmington, Butterfield, Cowgill and Wheaton. Illinois boasts DeKalb, Farmersville, Cornland and Cowden, to name a few. So what’s behind these farm names?
Mustangs Fast Start Propels Them To Semi-finals
The 2nd ranked Newell-Fonda girls basketball team jumped out to 14-0 lead in the first three minutes of the game and went on to beat Calamus-Wheatland 68-30 in a 1A quarter-final game at the State Tournament in Des Moines. The Warriors, who were playing in their first ever State Tournament...
Iowa high school girls basketball state tournament: Sioux Central holds off Eddyville-Blakesburg-Freemont
DES MOINES, IOWA – Sioux Central staved off a veteran Eddyville-Blakesburg-Freemont team to win its first-ever girls state tournament basketball game, 52-48, Tuesday night in a Class 2A quarterfinal at Wells Fargo Arena. The Rebels got off to a tremendous start, scoring the game’s first nine ...
Sioux Central evades E-B-F in 2A State quarterfinals, 52-48 for first State win in program history
DES MOINES, IOWA (KCAU) – The Sioux Central Rebels entered uncharted waters in the Class 2A quarterfinals on Tuesday afternoon, making its first IGHSAU Basketball State Tournament appearance in program history. It’d be one to remember as the four-seed Rebels built a 26-10 lead after the first quarter and staved off a late rally from […]
Ida Grove students treated to Civil War reenactments
Fifth-graders at Ida Grove Elementary School got this week started with a bang. The topic? The Civil War, with interactive ways to learn.
Iowa Girls High School Basketball: How to Stream the Eddyville-Blakesburg-Fremont Junior/Senior High School vs. Sioux Central High School Game - February 27
There is an exciting high school clash -- Sioux Central High School vs. Eddyville-Blakesburg-Fremont Junior/Senior High School -- in Sioux Rapids, IA on Tuesday, February 27, beginning at 8:30 PM CT. Follow high school basketball this season on the NFHS Network! Keep tabs on your family or alma mater and...
Groundbreaking Ceremony Planned for New Sioux Central Greenhouse
A groundbreaking ceremony is planned for the new Sioux Central Agricultural Education Greenhouse. The event will be held outside of the school in Sioux Rapids on Monday, March 18th at 6pm. The Sioux Central FFA Chapter invites the public to attend the groundbreaking. There will be a short ceremony with...
Storm Lake City Council to Address Child Care Shortage: Community Conversation Scheduled for March 11, 2024
The Storm Lake City Council plans to hold a Child Care Community Conversation on March 11, 2024. The purpose of this event is to discuss the child care shortage in the community, a key issue for the council this year. A grant has been obtained for a detailed market analysis of the child care situation in Storm Lake, which will be shared at the event.
🚧 Road Sweeping Update on Highway 12 Near Lillooet - Completion Expected by Feb 23, 6 PM
The time displayed is local to the original 511 traffic site in Alaska. Road maintenance crews continue with sweeping operations along Highway 12, stretching from 6 Mile Road up to 21 km north of Lytton, covering a total distance of 39.0 km. The road maintenance is scheduled to conclude today, Friday, February 23, by 6:00 PM PST. Motorists are advised to be on the lookout for a shadow vehicle and exercise caution while driving through the area. This roadwork is essential for maintaining safe and clean driving conditions for all highway users. The latest update on this activity was provided on Friday, February 23 at 8:50 AM PST.
Officials respond to grass fire near Kingsley
Officials are responding to a grass fire located near 110th Street and Jewell Avenue, about three miles south of Kingsley.
UDMO Pantry in Need of Donations
Local support is needed at the Upper Des Moines Opportunity food pantry in Storm Lake. The UDMO pantry is currently in need of food donations as well as household items such as laundry detergent, paper towels, toilet paper, hygiene products like soap, shampoo, toothpaste, and especially diapers. The Upper Des...
Man life-flighted, suffers 'significant burn injury' after accident at Galva ethanol plant
Officials say a contractor at Big River Resources was using a power tool in an area "thought to be free of ethanol" when residual product ignited.
Red Flag Warning Will be in Effect Today
Due to high wind activity and low relative humidity in the forecast, the National Weather Service has issued a Red Flag Warning today (Mon) for Buena Vista and surrounding counties from 10am to 5pm. A Red Flag Warning means that critical fire weather conditions are either occurring now, or will...
Today the gas price is close to $2.92 in Early as of 2024-02-28. Find the available station near you.
Photo from Unsplash and unrelated to the city. For most people, it is a constant necessity of life to manage gas prices. The national average price for a gallon of regular-grade gas on Wednesday is $3.294, a week ago the price is $3.274 , according to AAA.
NCC men’s soccer signs Branden Johnson
Sheldon, Iowa – In a move to bolster its inaugural men’s soccer team, Northwest Iowa Community College (NCC) is proud to announce the signing of Branden Johnson, a current Associate of Arts student from Holstein, Iowa. Johnson, a versatile athlete who excelled in football, wrestling, and track at...
Red Oak's Clear set to play college football at Buena Vista
(Red Oak) -- Red Oak’s Baz Clear has long wanted to play college football, and he will get that opportunity with Buena Vista. Following a lengthy visit process, Clear decided the Division III school in Storm Lake will be the best fit for him. “We went everywhere and all...
Sioux Rapids, February 27 High School 🏀 Game Notice
The Eddyville-Blakesburg-Fremont Junior/Senior High School basketball team will have a game with Sioux Central High School on February 27, 2024, 20:30:00 CST. Eddyville-Blakesburg-Fremont Junior/Senior High School.