Storm Lake’s Sam Olsen, Michael Martin and Carson Cole lead a pack of

runners during the Storm Lake Invitational on Tuesday at Sunrise Pointe.

TIMES photos by JAMIE KNAPP

Tornado boys place 7th, girls take 11th Bazyl Horsey and Sam Olson finished 27th and 28th, respectively, to help lead Storm Lake to a seventh-place finish in the Storm Lake Invitational on Tuesday night at Sunrise Pointe Golf Course. Fort Dodge won the meet with 30 points. Storm Lake scored 199...
Tami Moffitt Glienke was set up at the Wood, Wine and Blues arts and crafts show. She makes junk sculpture and laser cut decorative pieces. With a background as a welder she is able to create sculpture out of what she finds on the farm. Note the wine bottle peacock on the right.
Record number in youth Sunday sport Field of Dreams is a hopping place on Sunday, with over 352 kids in grades K-8 signed up for Community Ed soccer. According to organizer Pat Fisher these are the biggest numbers ever. Last Sunday we saw a wide array of characters, young and old, on the field:...
Hannah Olson and Kevin Elizalde were crowned Storm Lake High School homecoming queen and king in front of a cheering crowd Wednesday evening in the gym. Hannah, the student body president, is the daughter of Terry and JoLayne Olson. She’s in dance squad, band, soccer and cheerleading. After...

Storm Lake’s Sam Olsen, Michael Martin and Carson Cole lead a pack of

runners during the Storm Lake Invitational on Tuesday at Sunrise Pointe.

TIMES photos by JAMIE KNAPP

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Two-thirds of Iowa schools fail test standards By WHITNEY ROBINSON Storm Lake School District remains on the No Child Left Behind watch list along with about two-thirds of Iowa public schools, according to a report released Tuesday by the Iowa Department of Education. It prompted the director of...
Record number in youth Sunday sport Field of Dreams is a hopping place on Sunday, with over 352 kids in grades K-8 signed up for Community Ed soccer. According to organizer Pat Fisher these are the biggest numbers ever. Last Sunday we saw a wide array of characters, young and old, on the field:...

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Storm Lake’s Sam Olsen, Michael Martin and Carson Cole lead a pack of

runners during the Storm Lake Invitational on Tuesday at Sunrise Pointe.

TIMES photos by JAMIE KNAPP

Friday, 19/09/14
Tornado boys place 7th, girls take 11th Bazyl Horsey and Sam Olson finished 27th and 28th, respectively, to help lead Storm Lake to a seventh-place finish in the Storm Lake Invitational on Tuesday night at Sunrise Pointe Golf Course. Fort Dodge won the meet with 30 points. Storm Lake...
Friday, 19/09/14
Tornadoes look to celebrate with a win over Denison-Schleswig BY JAMIE KNAPP What to make of this Denison-Schleswig football team. One week they throw the ball well and play Atlantic to a close game. The next week they run the ball successfully and give Sioux City Heelan a game for 21...

Storm Lake’s Rylee James attacks the

ball as LeMars’ Krista Zenk attempts

to block it during their Lakes

Conference match on Tuesday.

TIMES photo by JAMIE KNAPP

Friday, 19/09/14
Tornadoes fall to Bulldogs in 3 games Madison Gaffney went 8-for-10 in hitting with three kills and was 6-for-6 in serving with three aces, but it wasn’t enough as LeMars defeated Storm Lake 25-8, 25-13, 25-17 in a Lakes Conference match played on Tuesday night at Tornado...

Family & Friends

Friday, 19/09/14
Above: Otsego Place employees created their own entertainment for residents last Friday as part of their weeklong celebration of music.  Here are Arielle Megrath, Peggy Meyer, Wendy Ramierez, Marci Lago and Mary Dowdy backed up by maintenance man Joe Hanson on...

Shirley and Russell Pepper

Friday, 19/09/14
Happy 70th wedding anniversary to Russell and Shirley Pepper. They were married on Sept. 30, 1944. A card shower to celebrate 70 wonderful years will be held. Cards can reach them at 408 Barton St. in Storm Lake. Share good wishes and a remembrance with them. Thank you...

Opinions

The Storm Lake City Council has been talking about the need for more housing as the community has grown rapidly over the past 20 years. All that tillage appears to be paying off as more housing starts actually gain traction. And that is more important than ever, as The City Beautiful is on...
The Storm Lake School Board was all ears and smiles as Michael Fallesen of Seldin Company of Omaha told members that he would like a purchase agreement for the South School campus locked down in 30 to 60 days. He had just told the board that Seldin would like to develop 42 units on the property....
By ART CULLEN While the state’s political attention turned to Hillary Clinton, Tom Harkin and steaks in Indianola, Jack Hatch worked the state highways in Northwest Iowa on Friday trying to get some beef in rural Iowa. Hatch is on a quixotic bid as a Des Moines Democrat trying to unseat...
By DON BEHM I watch a lot of TV and in the morning I try to watch The View. The show is down to earth about the problems and fancies of everyday life. The women in this group are strong individuals. They don’t always agree on things going on in the country and the world. Jean and I have...

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