Local News

Watershed Grazing Roundtable and Field Day

The Little Sioux Watershed Conservation Partnership and the Nature Conservancy of Iowa will host a grazing roundtable discussion and field day on Saturday, May 30th from 10am to 2pm at the Prairie Heritage Center in Peterson.

More Avian Influenza In BV, Sioux Counties

The Iowa Department of Agriculture is responding to four probable cases of avian influenza in Buena Vista and Sioux counties.  With the new announcements, Iowa now has 60 cases of the disease in the state.

Spencer Schools On Lock Down Tuesday

Three Spencer schools were placed under lockdown Tuesday morning after the Spencer School Resource Officer was contacted by the Fairview School Principal in reference to a behavior issue.

Wanted Man Jailed

A Storm Lake man wanted for failure to pay fines was apprehended by a Storm Lake police officer on patrol Monday afternoon.

Guerra-Flores Found Guilty

A Buena Vista County Jury has found 33-year-old Jose Guerra-Flores of Storm Lake guilty of assault with intent to commit sexual abuse, an aggravated misdemeanor.