Two injuries reported in Spirit Lake stabbingSpirit Lake Police responded to a report of stabbing in the 900 block of 22nd Street in Spirit Lake at approximately 5 p.m. Thursday. Officers arrived on scene and 29-year-old Nicholas Thompson of...
Arnolds Park pavement adds to local water qualityResidents, local government officials and several vacationers gathered along Monument Drive, near the historic Gardner Family Cemetery, in Arnolds Park, Thursday. But the crowd wasn’t there to learn...
Curlyleaf continues to cause summer woes1Boaters, swimmers and anglers were hopeful a major blow had been dealt to curlyleaf pondweed in East Lake Okoboji when an aquatic harvester cut paths through the thick, matted patches of the invasive...
Arnolds Park among state’s 30 fastest-growing citiesA 120-year-old city in Dickinson County is seeing a lot of new growth. Arnolds Park added 130 residents since 2010, according to U.S. Census Bureau estimates released by the State Library of Iowa on...
- Luau creates waves for scholarship program (6/20/17)
- Lakeside writer in residence to give reading (6/20/17)
- University of Okoboji 33rd Annual Cycling Classic (6/20/17)
- Jazz is back in Pomerantz with The Headliners (6/20/17)
- PLAC continues Cinema at the Lakes (6/20/17)
- Rock the Boat on the Plaza (6/20/17)
- Okoboji Summer Theatre presents The Nerd promises side-splitting comedy (6/20/17)
- Bike-a-thon Challenge set for Camp Okoboji (6/20/17)
- Reopening China markets to U.S. beef on 2017 Iowa Ag Summit dialogue (6/20/17)
- Exercise held to help continue Iowa's animal health emergency planning efforts (6/20/17)
- Fifth-inning rally lifts Pioneers to win over IndiansTrailing 5-0 through four innings Tuesday night, the Pioneers exploded for six runs in the fifth inning to edge visiting Pocahontas Area 6-5 in Milford. "When (Pocahontas Area) started hitting the ball, I thought 'Whoa, I hope we're able to make some plays here pretty soon,'" Okoboji coach Dennis Baschke said. "Things turned around. Mia (Meyer) got settled and she pitched a good game after that."...
- Titans suffer letdown in loss to Tornadoes
- CLEAN SWEEP
- Spirit Lake squads split with Spencer
- Titans top Wolverines twice at home
- Wolves drop home doubleheader to Hawks
- Former Laker Kyle Thomas selected in MLB draft
- Indians split road trip with 'Dogs
- Pioneers drop two to Wildcats at home
- Titans compete at Fort Dodge tourney
- Wolves split Hinton road trip
- Six-run first sets tone in Pioneer win over North Union
- Big bad 'Boji bats crush Cougars
Trail TalkRAIL TRAIL RALLY DCTB’s 2017 fundraiser event is coming up this weekend on Saturday, June 24 at the Arnolds Park Pavilion. This year’s event will highlight the Rail Trail and kickoff the effort to...
A difficult propositionThis isn’t going to be easy. It may even tread a few paces into the domain of the pastor’s column. I, like many, was shocked by the news of a lone gunman opening fire on the Republican baseball team...
Vola "Dode" MarksburySept. 10, 1926 - June 14, 2017 Viola T. “Dode” Marksbury, 90, of Spirit Lake, and formerly of Sioux City, passed away Wednesday, June 14, 2017. Funeral service took place on Monday, June 19 at St....
Betty Lou OgleSept. 3, 1936 - June 11, 2017 A funeral service for Betty Lou Ogle, age 80, of Spirit Lake, was held Friday, June 16 at the Turner Jenness Funeral Home in Spirit Lake. Burial was at Superior...
Travis and Elliot MierTravis Mier May 7, 1969 - June 10, 2017 Elliot Mier March 27, 2012 - June 10, 2017 Travis Mier, 48, and his son Elliot Mier, 5, of Spirit Lake passed away on Saturday, June 10, 2017 from injuries...
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.
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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 6.21.17 (6/20/17)THE IOWA DISTRICT COURT DICKINSON COUNTY Probate No. ESPR014344 NOTICE OF PROBATE OF WILL, OF APPOINTMENT OF EXECUTOR, AND NOTICE TO CREDITORS IN THE ESTATE OF Wayne O. Schroeder, Deceased To All Persons Interested in the Estate of Wayne O. Schroeder, Deceased, who died on or about the August 24,2016:...