State weapons ban mandate remains unclear to countyDickinson County may have been ahead of the game when an Iowa Supreme Court Justice announced a statewide weapons ban in Iowa courthouses. Justice Mark Cady signed the supervisory order June 19....
Last of the ‘Dickinsons’ leaving Dickinson CountyThe last remaining member of the Dickinson family who settled in this area in the 1850s is moving away. Jan Dickinson has sold her summer home in the Manhattan Beach area and will reside in Des...
Fireworks light up skies over Iowa Great LakesExpect to see bright flashes and hear the crackle of fireworks over three nights at three locations in the Iowa Great Lakes. Lake Park gets a series of celebrations underway at about 9:45 p.m....
Grace Lutheran to host ‘Blessing of the Bikes’ SundayIt is common knowledge in the Iowa Great Lakes Region that there are hundreds and hundreds of bicycles and motorcycles on the streets and trails. Everyone is always urged to exercise caution....
- OST continues 60th season with ‘Footloose’ (6/27/17)
- Who's your crawdaddy? (6/27/17)
- Check into the Hotel California at the PLAC (6/27/17)
- Exhibitions planned at Pearson Lakes Art Center (6/27/17)
- Snow White continues 45th Treasure Village season (6/27/17)
- Flea Markets return for the holiday (6/27/17)
- ‘Arts of St. Joseph’ presents the Iowa Great Lakes Music Festival (6/27/17)
- Wind, waves sink docked boat (6/27/17)
- Okoboji Foundation issues nonprofit challenge (6/27/17)
- DNR encourages safe storage, disposal of fireworks at home (6/27/17)
- Elser's grand slam lifts Wolves to win over GeneralsLuckily fireworks sales are now legal in the state of Iowa, because Harris-Lake Park's Grace Elser lowered the boom on Sibley-Ocheyedan Tuesday night in Lake Park. With the bases juiced in the bottom half of the third inning, the diminutive sophomore sent a shot sailing over the left field fence for a grand slam, sending her squad on to an 8-5 victory over the Generals...
- Pioneers walkoff in Warriors upset
- Indians dominate Tornadoes in conference doubleheader
- Wolves split conference home doubleheader
- Pioneers plate nine late to down Generals
- Hawkins eclipses 300 career strikeouts
- Pioneers split home doubleheader with Nighthawks
- Wolves split home doubleheader with Unity Christian
- Titans sweep Wolverines in conference road trip
- Pioneers, Titans compete at weekend tourney
- Indians go 2-2 at Spencer softball tourney
- 'Boji baseball splits at ELC tourney
- Wolves drop two at home tournament
Summer Reading Program at Milford Memorial Library is a huge sucessTHANK YOU to the following businesses for making SRP activities at the Milford Memorial Library possible: Casey’s General Store, Farmers Savings Bank, United Community Bank, Godfather’s Pizza, Dairy...
In their wordsIowa Secretary of State Paul Pate issued the following statement regarding the creation a new, large print voter registration form to assist Iowans with low vision in registering to vote. The new...
William WunderJune 4, 1930 – June 18, 2017 Willam W. Wunder, 87, of Ames, died on June 18, 2017, at Israel Family Hospice House in Ames. A visitation will be held from 2-3 p.m. Sunday, July 9, in Sarah Barlow...
Vernon VossMay 30, 1925 – June 18, 2017 A funeral service for Vernon Voss, of Spirit Lake was held Thursday, June 22, at United Methodist Church in Spirit Lake. Burial was at Memory Gardens Cemetery in Spirit...
Sharon WintzAug. 16, 1933 – June 16, 2017 A funeral service for Sharon Wintz, 83, of Milford was held Tuesday, June 20, at First Lutheran Church in West Okoboji. Interment was at Silver Lake Cemetery in Lake...
Engagement: Kruse, Seibt to wed (6/27/17)Matthew Kruse and Caroline Seibt are pleased to announce their engagement and upcoming marriage on Aug. 4, 2017, in Patos de Minas, Brazil. Following their wedding, the couple will reside in West Des...
Engagement: Drifke, Slinger to wed (6/20/17)Brenda Cook and Dan Drifke are happy to announce the marriage of their daughter Allie, to Tyler Slinger, son of Rick and Cindy Slinger. Allie Drifke is a 2010 graduate of Spirit Lake High School and...
Garage SaleHUGE Garage Sale: 23389 221st St, Milford IA 7/7 Fri. - 8AM to 4PM & 7/8 Sat. - 8AM to Noon House Hold Items, Adult Men's and Women's Clothing, Girls Clothing, Toys, Home Decor, Furniture, Tools, Children's Toys, etc.
ServicesV&T Bus Tours Bus Trip to Jackpot Junction Thursday, July 6 Day trip: Leave Spencer at 8:30a.m. Milford at 9:00a.m. Spirit Lake at 9:30a.m. Cost is $15.00 You receive $15 in free play. Call Vickie at 712-338-2316 or Terry at 712-240-9089.
Help WantedCareer Opportunity Customer Service Representative Insurance Associates of Spencer is seeking a full-time CSR. Experience in insurance industry preferred, but will consider training a promising candidate. Must have or secure property/casualty licenses We offer benefits and competitive salary. Please email resume to firstname.lastname@example.org or mail to PO Box 860, Spencer, IA 51301
Help WantedHELP WANTED: Full-time Position Available. The individual must be extremely organized, detail orientated and computer proficient. This position includes receptionist and clerical duties plus accounting skills and housing inspection duties. A valid driver’s license is required for travel in nine-county area. Position may require minor lifting and climbing multiple flights of stairs. Benefits include generous PTO, IPERS, health, dental and life insurance. Please send resume with cover letter:...
Legals - Week of 6.28.17 (6/27/17)THE IOWA DISTRICT COURT DICKINSON COUNTY IN THE MATTER OF ESTATE OF NORMAN WINTER, Deceased. PROBATE No. ESPR014277 NOTICE OF APPOINTMENT OF ADMINISTRATOR AND NOTICE TO CREDITORS To All Persons Interested in the Estate of Norman Winter, Deceased, who died on or about the September 21, 2016:...
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