One worked at SL lottery office Three Sioux Rapids residents were arrested Wednesday in connection with a fraudulent lottery ticket presented at Storm Lake’s Iowa Lottery office in June. Ashley Bosler, 20, was charged with two counts of theft of a lottery ticket, according to a criminal...
‘Open the door, my princess dear • Open the door to thy true love here!  • And mind the words that thou and I said  • By the fountain cool, in the greenwood shade.’ The Frog Prince, by the Brothers Grimm Photo by Hugh Perry, from the swan pond along Hwy. 71...
Hamilton claims Iowa AG is liable by Tom Cullen The Iowa Supreme Court will determine whether the Iowa Attorney General’s Office was liable for the actions of William Cubbage, who sexually assaulted an elderly resident of a Pomeroy Care Center. The high court marked the case in its list of...
10,000-plus expected at Cherokee event Cherokee will be filled with over 10,000 music fans this weekend for Creek Fest. The two-day festival will host Farewell Angelina, Joe Diffie, Granger Smith and Chris Rice on Friday night. Kid Rock will headline on Saturday evening with Tim Montana and The...

Local News

One worked at SL lottery office Three Sioux Rapids residents were arrested Wednesday in connection with a fraudulent lottery ticket presented at Storm Lake’s Iowa Lottery office in June. Ashley Bosler, 20, was charged with two counts of theft of a lottery ticket, according to a criminal...
‘Open the door, my princess dear • Open the door to thy true love here!  • And mind the words that thou and I said  • By the fountain cool, in the greenwood shade.’ The Frog Prince, by the Brothers Grimm Photo by Hugh Perry, from the swan pond along Hwy. 71...

Sports

Friday, 29/07/16
Newell-Fonda, Alta-Aurelia players headline first team Sioux Central duo lands on first unit It was a record-breaking year for Alta-Aurelia’s hitting and pitching tandem of Lily Peterson and Abby Kraemer. Peterson ranked among the state leaders in home runs this season, while...

Alta-Aurelia’s Lily Peterson was the premier player in the

area this season. She ranked second in in batting average

at .500, first in home runs with 12 and first in RBI with 46.

Friday, 29/07/16
BY JAMIE KNAPP To say Lily Peterson emerged as a power hitter would be an understatement. The Alta-Aurelia right fielder hit two home runs and drove in 21 runs while batting .330 a year ago as a freshman. She decimated those numbers during her sophomore season. Peterson hit for more...

Newell-Fonda catcher Abby Smith tags out Akron-Westfield’s Lily Kenny

at home plate during their Class 1A state semifinal game last Thursday

Fort Dodge. TIMES photo by JAMIE KNAPP

Wednesday, 27/07/16
Mustangs held to 3 hits in 7-0 loss to No. 1 Akron-Westfield in state semifinals BY JAMIE KNAPP Get runners on base, use the bunt to advance them around and wait for a timely hit to produce a run. That’s the way Newell-Fonda plays softball. It’s also the way Akron-Westfield...

Family & Friends

In her grand champion piece in the Textile Division, Carol

combined spring, summer and fall images of a cabin she

designed herself. On the corners are log cabin design quilt

blocks. The carefully pieced cotton hanging below is also

by Carol. Times photo by Dolores Cullen

Friday, 29/07/16
Works by Carol Bertram are winners By DOLORES CULLEN Call her the queen of the Open Class. Carol Bertram of Storm Lake entered 16 projects and took first place in two categories, “Textiles” and “Holiday” in the Buena Vista County Fair Open...
Friday, 29/07/16
The children of Alvira Braesch will host an open house for her 90th birthday on Sunday, July 31 from 2-5 p.m. at First Lutheran Church, 1525 Three Crosses Rd. in Milford, just west of Perkins on Hwy. 86. Come help us celebrate with mom.

Opinions

By ART CULLEN Gov. Terry Branstad demonstrated this week why Iowa does not need capital punishment. The Republican refused to commute the life sentence of Paeng Saengaroun, 66, formerly of Storm Lake and now of the Anamosa Men’s Reformatory, for the murder of his wife and her father. In Iowa...
Civic Skinny Judge has $228,000 in the bank, Grassley $5.3 million Cityview John Pappajohn and the late Robert Noyce will be given the Iowa Award later this year.   nnThe Iowa Award is the highest honor the state gives to a citizen, though most citizens have never heard of it. It...
Congratulations, Art, on a great editorial about the food cart issue in Storm Lake and Alta. If a businessman follows all the rules, purchasing all the necessary licenses, permits, etc. required, why can’t he pursue his food cart business? For years I have seen food carts at auctions and...
By ART CULLEN Tim Kaine needs to visit Storm Lake. We listened to Hillary Clinton’s running mate deliver his introductory speech in Miami on Saturday, speaking alternately in Spanish and English. We were wowed. This guy has the gift. If you don’t like Hillary, you just might love Tim...

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