Local News

Door-to-Door Solicitor Charged

An Ames man was arrested Friday after Storm Lake police investigated a report of a suspicious man offering free carpet shampoos and was looking into the windows of homes in the 300-block of Geneseo Street.

SL City Council Agenda

The Storm Lake city council Monday afternoon is expected to approve requests for the Step Up Labor Day run and the Wood, Wine, and Blues event.

Gulf “Dead Zone” Remains Concern

Chemical runoff from agricultural land in the Midwest is still feeding an oxygen-deprived area in the Gulf of Mexico and the so-called “dead zone” is not shrinking, despite ongoing efforts.

Lafoy Sentenced

A Sac City man arrested in March after his residence was searched by the Sac City Police Department has been sentenced in Sac County District Court.

Agnitsch Sentenced

A Cherokee man… arrested last October during a narcotic investigation by Cherokee Police… has been sentenced.