The walleye should be nervous. Bob Mein ambles down Irving Street to try his luck in Storm Lake. Times photo by Dolores Cullen
State to kick in extra as funds come up short 2016 goal cut 40% by Tom Cullen The Iowa Department of Natural Resources agreed this week to increase its funding share to the Storm Lake Improvement Commission, eliminating the impending funding shortage the commission faced at the beginning of the...
Here’s your chance to drive a tank-like M-4 by Dolores Cullen Looking for something to do on the afternoon of Memorial Day?  Freedom Hall on the grounds of the Albert City Threshermen and Collectors Show will be open, with its interesting collection of military vehicles and memorabilia...
Focusing on chemotherapy patients, Unity Point employees by Tom Cullen Buena Vista Regional Medical Center will open a retail pharmacy in the east entrance of its specialty clinic later this summer, according to BVRMC Communications Director Katie Schwint. Schwint told The Storm Lake Times on...

Local News

The walleye should be nervous. Bob Mein ambles down Irving Street to try his luck in Storm Lake. Times photo by Dolores Cullen
State to kick in extra as funds come up short 2016 goal cut 40% by Tom Cullen The Iowa Department of Natural Resources agreed this week to increase its funding share to the Storm Lake Improvement Commission, eliminating the impending funding shortage the commission faced at the beginning of the...

Sports

Storm Lake’s Roberto Martinez kicks the ball

away from Spencer’s Marciano Reinbold during

their substate game on Wednesday night at BVU.

TIMES photo by JAMIE KNAPP

Friday, 27/05/16
Hernandez scores 4 goals in 5-0 win as Tornadoes exact revenge from Tigers There was no controversy this time. After Spencer got the benefit of a fortunate call to win last year’s Class 2A substate semifinal boys soccer game, all the Tornadoes wanted was a chance at redemption...
Friday, 27/05/16
Newell-Fonda scored five runs in the final two innings to pull away and spoil Storm Lake St. Mary’s season opener with a 12-3 win on Wednesday night at Memorial Field. The Panthers, who scored all three of their runs in the fifth, had four hits. Michael Demers doubled, while Eric...

Storm Lake’s Brayden Hoops slides into second base as PAC/L-M’s

Braden Ehn tags him during a stolen base attempt in Wednesday’s

game. TIMES photo by JAMIE KNAPP

Friday, 27/05/16
Connor Schoening pitched a complete game four-hitter and Chase Boeve had two hits and drove in two runs as Pocahontas Area/ Laurens-Marathon spoiled Storm Lake’s baseball season opener with a 4-1 win on Wednesday night at Pocahontas. The Indians scored two runs in the bottom of the...

Family & Friends

Friday, 27/05/16
The family of Darvin and JoAnn Saddoris invite you to celebrate their 60th wedding anniversary on May 27. Please send your well wishes to 308 Prairie View Dr., Carroll, IA 51401. Join us in wishing Dale Wilson of Newell a happy birthday as he turns 80 on May 27....
Friday, 27/05/16
Happy birthday Myiah from great-grandma Kay.

Opinions

By RANDY EVANS Evanses have been calling Davis County home for 175 years. The first of my ancestors arrived in 1840 — six years before Iowa became a state.                      ...
But the system is rigged against the university CITYVIEW Bill Ruud is not leaving the University of Northern Iowa for some idyllic small college in some idyllic small town.         Marietta College, now with about 1,200 students, is an ordinary small college in an ordinary...
By ART CULLEN Possibly our favorite pundit, Mark Shields, has said more than once that the Iowa Caucuses are the best place to winnow the presidential field because we have the lowest abortion rate and the highest literacy rate in America. The reason Iowa is first is because we have caucuses...
Words have consequences, unless you’re a Republican. Our two senators, Joni Ernst and Chuck Grassley, have vowed to support Donald Trump as commander-in-chief if he is elected president. They made this pledge after the Donald promised that as president he would order the torture of terrorists...

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