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Stories from Monday, January 15, 2007

Plymouth County digs out from under first major storm of 2007 (01/15/07)
Remember the unseasonably mild and dry (for winter) conditions of a few weeks ago? Well, perhaps those memories kept you warm as you plowed your driveway this morning. Plymouth County received a fresh blanket of snow (over five inches of the white stuff) on Sunday and Le Mars continues to be under a Wind Chill Advisory on Monday...
Two people killed in accident northwest of Hull (01/15/07)
Two people were killed in a three-vehicle accident occurring four miles northwest of Hull on Highway 75 Sunday afternoon. Killed in the collision was Raymond Todd Katka, 20, Rock Rapids, who was a driver in one vehicle in the accident. Also killed was four-month-old Cody Holtrop of Sheldon. The infant was a passenger in Katka's car...
Odd/even parking in effect (01/15/07)
Le Mars residents are reminded that the odd/even parking is in effect due to the snowfall Sunday. The parking ordinance is in effect Nov. 1 to April 1 each year. Drivers are to park on the: The changeover is at 6 p.m, so, after 6 p.m., drivers should use the next day's date to determine on which side of the street to park...
Feedlot meeting to feature ethanol, corn and cattle (01/15/07)
What a difference a year makes in the price of ethanol, corn and cattle! This will be the central theme for a Beef Feedlot Meeting to be held in Sioux Center Wednesday, Jan. 17. The meeting will be from 9:15 a.m. to 2:45 p.m. in the Corporate Centre...
AAA has ways for you to weather winter driving (01/15/07)
As the the weather turns frigid and Le Mars finds itself under five inches of snow, the last thing you want is to be stranded along the side of the highway. Do you know what you should do in the event of a winter storm? "If your vehicle becomes stuck and you are stranded, don't panic," says Robert Kaczor, AAA's assistant vice president for automotive service. "By remaining calm, a stranded motorist can think more clearly about how to respond to a situation."...
Daryl N. Port (01/15/07)
Daryl N. Port, 82, of Akron, died Saturday, Jan. 13, 2007, at St. Luke's Regional Medical Center in Sioux City. Funeral services will be at 1:30 p.m. Tuesday at Wesley United Methodist Church in Akron with the Rev. Laurice Streyffeler officiating. Burial will follow in the Riverside Cemetery in Akron, with military rites conducted by the Hoschler American Legion Post 186 of Akron. ...