Governor At Entrepreneurial Institute

Governor Terry Branstad addressed the Okoboji Entrepreneurial Institute Thursday at Lakeside Lab. Following his presentation, the Governor said he continues to be impressed by the initiative, which is in its 10th year. Branstad adds he’s confident initiatives

Iowa Farmland Value Down

Iowa’s farm real estate value… a measurement of the value of all land and buildings on farms… averaged eight-thousand dollars per acre in 2015, according to the USDA’s National Agricultural Statistics Service.

Carroll County Fish Kill

Last Sunday, the DNR investigated a fish kill on Purgatory Creek in northeast Carroll County after receiving a report of thousands of dead fish in the creek.

Brunning Sentenced

An Alta man… arrested by the Sac County Sheriff’s Office in January in connection with a home invasion in Odebolt… has received a suspended sentence in Sac County District Court.

Plantz Sentenced

A Rolfe teen… arrested in May by the Pocahontas County Sheriff’s Office in connection with stolen property… has been sentenced.