Sioux Central players meet on the field Friday night in Sioux Rapids just before halftime against Emmetsburg. (Photo by Jake Kurtz)

Spencer 42, Storm Lake 18; Alta-Aurelia 26. Algona Garrigan 2; Newell-Fonda 41, AGWSR 6; Emmetsburg 27, Sioux Central 0
BY TOM CULLEN | The Storm Lake Times | Four weeks into a school year marred by a pandemic, Storm Lake school administrators and Buena Vista County Public Health believe none of the district’s positive coronavirus cases can be traced to its school buildings. Storm Lake Supt. Stacey Cole...

A tiny “Casey’s” breakfast pizza in front of The Worlds Largest Truckstop. Inset: Jessi Ruben. 

BY DOLORES CULLEN | THE STORM LAKE TIMES | You’ve heard of mini donuts and mini pizzas. Don’t mistake them for tiny food – a pancake the size of a penny, a breakfast pizza an inch across – made in a tiny kitchen and typically shared on YouTube. The trend was picked up...

Alta City Councilman Tom Lane delivers chicken and vegetables to Marta Herrera, one of his neighbors at Westview Mobile Home Park. TIMES photos by tom CULLEN­

Alta city councilman donates organic garden bounty and more to community members | BY TOM CULLEN | THE STORM LAKE TIMES | Tom Lane’s known for being crotchety, but on Monday evening, even he admitted he had an “attitude problem.” He snapped multiple times at his wife,...

Lt. Patrick Diekman with the Yumvee. TIMES photos by DOLORES CULLEN

| BY DOLORES CULLEN | THE STORM LAKE TIMES | The Storm Lake Police Department’s newest public outreach tool is a Humvee repurposed into an ice cream truck, and it’s called a – start licking your lips – “Yumvee.” In June, the department was awarded a...

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09/18/2020 - 4:44pm
BY TOM CULLEN | The Storm Lake Times | Four weeks into a school year marred by a pandemic, Storm Lake school administrators and Buena Vista County Public Health believe none of the district’s positive coronavirus cases can be traced to its school...

Sports

Sioux Central players meet on the field Friday night in Sioux Rapids just before halftime against Emmetsburg. (Photo by Jake Kurtz)

09/18/2020 - 9:58pm
Spencer 42, Storm Lake 18; Alta-Aurelia 26. Algona Garrigan 2; Newell-Fonda 41, AGWSR 6; Emmetsburg 27, Sioux Central 0

Family & Friends

The candidates are, front row, L-R: Ellie Lago, Ella Larsen, Jake DeMey, Hunter Christiansen. Second row: Paige Roberts, Tanner Gerke. Back: Bailey Sievers, Gabe Sievers.

09/18/2020 - 10:13am
Newell-Fonda homecoming is set for next week with a full schedule planned. Special events include the pep rally and coronation at 6:45 p.m. on Thursday, Sept. 24 and the homecoming parade at 2:30 p.m. on Friday. The Mustangs play Kingsley-Pierson...

Opinion

09/18/2020 - 8:49am
President Trump may have addressed a fall 2020 political bomb in Iowa by ordering the EPA to reject waivers of ethanol blending requirements into gasoline. For two years, at least, the administration has sowed confusion among farmers, distillers and...

Obituaries

09/18/2020 - 8:44am
A memorial service for Doris Gutz will be held Sept. 19 at 2 p.m. at St. John’s Lutheran Church in Storm Lake. You are welcome to help celebrate her life.

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