April 8, 2016

IUB Issues Dakota Access Permit

Des Moines, Iowa – The Iowa Utilities Board has found that Dakota Access has substantially complied with the requirements of the Board’s March 10, 2016, order and has issued a hazardous

Rasmussen, Jager Win Rock Rapids Crowns

Rock Rapids, Iowa — Congratulations are in order for two girls who were crowned in Rock Rapids on Thursday night. This year the Rock Rapids Chamber decided to combine the

Youth-Only Spring Turkey Season Starts Saturday

Northwest Iowa — If there’s a young hunter in your house you’re probably aware than youth-only spring turkey season starts this Saturday, April 9th in Iowa. Officials with the Iowa Department

Nurses From Rock Rapids, Spencer Recognized

Northwest Iowa — A nurse from Rock Rapids and two from Spencer are among 100 nurses being recognized by the 100 Great Iowa Nurses program. Program officials say the 100

George Pair Face Abuse, Drug Charges

George, Iowa — What started out as someone calling 911 and then hanging up has resulted in several charges against two George residents. The Lyon County Sheriff’s Office reports that

Iowa Boat Registrations Due April 30

2016 is a boat registration year and Iowans will be registering about 235,000 boats before April 30. Boat registrations are handled by Iowa’s county recorders. Boat owners should bring their

12-Year-Old Charged After Bomb Threat

Hawarden, Iowa — A 12 year-old West Sioux student has been charged with First Degree Harassment after a bomb threat was made at the West Sioux School in Hawarden on

Council Accepts Ambulance Director Resignation

Sheldon, Iowa — At their regular meeting Wednesday, the Sheldon City Council accepted the resignation of Sheldon Community Ambulance Team Director, Cindy Freeman and announced the procedure for selecting a new