Iowa fans, get pumped up for the 2011 football season by reading staff writer Brandon Hurley’s column about what to expect from the Hawkeyes this season.
The Spirit Lake City Council will hold off on a proposal to renovate the police station as part of a plan to focus on city hall.
High costs and limited space prompted the council to nix the idea of combining police station and city hall at an Aug. 2 meeting. The total cost was believed to be in the range of $3 million.
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With choppy waters and an excursion boat as the backdrop, U.S. Rep. Michelle Bachmann of Minnesota brought passion and an assortment of iPads in her effort to wrangle last-minute support for Saturday’s Iowa Straw Poll.
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Our staff writer, Brandon Hurley, recapped a surprisingly eventful July in his weekly column. If you get the time, it is an interesting read.
The Lakes Regional Healthcare has installed a new, state-of-the-art MRI machine, the first of its kind in northwest Iowa. It is a Magnetom Espree created by Siemen’s and has wide-bore technology.
On Tuesday, we were informed of the emergency, 600-foot no-wake rule had been lifted and boaters are now free to resume observation of the usual 300-foot no wake rule. The lake levels have gone down over a foot since the July 14 heavy rains.
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