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Stories from Friday, March 10, 2006

Ethanol plants could create corn shortages (03/10/06)
Growing corn for ethanol is changing the face of agriculture, according to an ISU agriculture economist. "I have been telling farmers that changing from producing food to producing energy is one of the largest changes in farming in the last century," said Dr. Robert Wisner, an agriculture economics specialist at Iowa State University...
Keeping it in the family (03/10/06)
One thing you'll never have to ask Wayne Meylor is if there's a doctor in the house? That's because there are currently 24 chiropractic physicians in his family tree. Wait..make that 25! Dr. Meylor, a Le Mars chiropractor, has recently welcomed his eldest son into the family's favorite profession...
Search warrant leads to four arrests in southern Plymouth County (03/10/06)
Four men were arrested when the Plymouth County Sheriff's Office executed a search warrant in rural Plymouth County residence early Thursday morning. Sheriff's deputies recovered an undetermined amount of cash, a large amount of both methamphetamine and marijuana, and 11 guns at a house located at 28028 Noble Avenue in southern Plymouth County...
Two arrested in traffic stop (03/10/06)
An early morning traffic stop for equipment violation led to the arrest of two people by Plymouth County Sheriff's deputies Thursday. At 12:05 a.m, Sheriff's deputies stopped a vehicle near the intersection of C-70 and Juniper. As a result of an investigation at the scene, deputies arrested and charged the driver, Kori Groves, 21, Sioux City, with possession of methamphetamine (aggravated misdemeanor); possession of marijuana (aggravated misdemeanor); possession of drug paraphernalia (simple misdemeanor); and driving while suspended.. ...
Pork Producers set 2006 banquet (03/10/06)
Plymouth County pork producers and others involved in the pork industry such as bankers and veterinarians will want to attend the 2006 Plymouth County Pork Producers Annual Banquet Tuesday, March 21, in Le Mars. Two special guest speakers will discuss key issues related to the pork industry...
Jim Nussle and Darla Vander Plaats will speak at county GOP convention (03/10/06)
Republican gubernatorial nominee Jim Nussle will be speaking at the Plymouth County Republican Convention at 1 p.m., Saturday, March 11 in Le Mars. He will be joined by Darla Vander Plaats, wife of Plymouth County resident Bob Vander Plaats. Vander Plaats ended his GOP gubernatorial bid in February to become Nussle's choice for Lieutenant Governor...
County Treasurer Dobson announces re-election bid (03/10/06)
Plymouth County Treasurer Linda Dobson has announced that she will be running for re-election. According to Plymouth County Assistant Auditor Cheri A. Nitzschke, Dobson completed and returned her nomination papers for the June primary on Thursday. Dobson, a Republican, was first elected to her seat in 2000...