Authorities were called out early this (Tuesday) morning to Tyson Pork in Storm Lake for a reported ammonia leak inside the plant. At Approximately 3:09 a.m., the Storm Lake Fire and Police Departments were dispatched to address
The Iowa Department of Natural Resources (DNR) is investigating two separate instances that occurred on Lake Manawa near Council Bluffs on Sunday. At approximately 3:20 p.m., DNR officers responded to the lake when a nine-year-old girl fell
Scammers are becoming increasingly more resourceful in their methods to take people’s hard-earned money, and one consumer protection group is working to inform the public on their methods to reduce losses to scams. On Thursday, June 8,
Three people were injured in a single-vehicle accident early Sunday evening in Audubon County. At approximately 6:25 p.m., the Audubon County Sheriff’s Office was called to the scene on Nighthawk Ave., approximately five miles southeast of Exira.
A Holstein man led authorities on a three-county high-speed chase Saturday before being apprehended in Sac County. At approximately 3 p.m., a deputy with the Audubon County Sheriff’s Office attempted to pull over a 2003 Chevrolet Silverado
Late last week, the United States Supreme Court declined to hear testimony in a case brought by the states of Iowa, Nebraska, Alabama, Missouri, Kentucky and Oklahoma that challenged California’s unconstitutional law regulating agricultural producers in other
On Wednesday, May 31, the Iowa State Fire Marshal’s Office opened an online fireworks licensing portal, and in the first 24 hours, more than 88 applications were started, with 46 filed. They anticipate doing a brisk business
Photo (from left): Fr. Matthew Solyntjes and Fr. Andrew Galles Two new Deacons have been ordained into the priesthood in the Diocese of Sioux City. The Most Reverend Bishop R. Walker Nikless, performed the ceremonial Mass Saturday
The Seymour Community School District suffered severe damage when a tornado struck the building on March 6. The middle school sustained the most damage, which included the loss of many of the school’s Acer Chromebooks. In an
According to a jobs report from Western Iowa Advantage, unemployment in the region dropped nearly three-quarters of a percent compared to a year ago. In April 2016, 3.6 percent of eligible workers in the area were unemployed.