40 Days for Life restarts; Pro-Life advocate joins peaceful protestSIOUX CITY — The Diocese of Sioux City is restarting the 40 Days for Life pro-life campaign by encouraging prayer, fasting and a peaceful vigil to end abortion. The event will run Sept. 23 through...
Come get a card todayLE MARS — Did you know that September is National Library Card Sign-up Month? This observance has been held annually since 1987. Le Mars Public Library Director Shirley Taylor said a library card is...
Plans move forward on Cleveland Park projectLE MARS — Plans for a new restroom in Cleveland Park are on the move. At the Sept. 15 city council meeting, council members were told plans have been prepared by Schlotfeldt Engineering for the 2020...
K-P celebrates the holidays at Homecoming 2020KINGSLEY — Kingsley-Pierson will be gearing up for their homecoming week beginning Monday, Sept. 28. This year’s theme will be “Holidays” as the students will celebrate all the best days of the year...
Citywide fall clean up extends to Sept. 25LE MARS — Le Mars residents are reminded that the 2020 Fall Citywide Clean-Up is underway. This year’s clean up runs through Sept.25 and is for Le Mars residents only. The city is declaring an...
Back to Business Iowa podcast covers COVID-19 topics and moreBy Brian Tapp, Brett Middendorf ISU Farm, Food and Enterprise Development; ISU Industry Education Specialist AMES — The coronavirus pandemic continues to affect Iowa’s economy in various ways — some...
Clover Kids Grab N Go Box registration openPLYMOUTH CO. — Children in first through third grades can get a taste of 4-H by joining a 4-H Clover Kids club. “We are pleased to announce that Clover Kids will continue during the 2020-2021 school...
Deadline set to claim prizes in Iowa Lottery games that are endingCLIVE — As part of its standard procedures, the Iowa Lottery is officially ending sales in two of its instant-scratch games and has established the deadline by which players must claim prizes in...
Yard and Garden: Fall planting of spring-flowering bulbsBy Richard Jauron ISU Extension Horticulturist AMES — Tulips, daffodils, crocuses and other spring-flowering bulbs are a welcome sight in spring. To enjoy the colorful spring display, gardeners must...
Field Crop Production Handbook offers valuable insight for Iowa growersAMES — Growing successful field crops is a science, one that is learned and improved upon with years of experience. But sometimes it just makes sense to start with the basics. That’s the approach of...
- Gold and Clover Classic champion photos on display (9/22/20)
- Real estate and mobile home taxes are due (9/22/20)
- Scoop the Loop event in Le Mars on Wednesday (9/22/20)
- Sunday accident turns fatal (9/21/20)
- Naig: ‘CFAP 2 critical to supporting agriculture’ (9/21/20)
- Chamber Halloween Trick or Treat event cancelled (9/21/20)
- Iowa’s unemployment rate declines to 6.0 percent in August (9/21/20)
- Royals ramp up for homecoming (9/21/20)
- FVH sets influenza vaccine clinics (9/21/20)
- Anderson, Wilken crowned royalty at A-W (9/21/20)
- Two vehicle accident at county road intersection (9/20/20)
- Northwest Iowa Community College alumnus followed family tradition (9/20/20)
- New IowaWORKS mobile app helps job seekers connect with workforce services (9/19/20)
- Online ‘Expedition in Stitches’ at L&C Center Sept. 19 (9/19/20)
- Le Mars fall clean-up runs Sept. 19 to Sept. 25 (9/18/20)
Labor Day Open golf results at Willow CreekLE MARS — Willow Creek Golf Course hosted its Labor Day Open on September 7. Conditions early in the day were nice before cold and windy weather made its way through by the final round. The Championship division played 18 holes on the red and black courses from the white tees. The top performing golfers advanced to play a final nine on the green course and teed off from the gold tees...
Hole-in-oneLE MARS — Marilyn Wendt hit a hole-in-one on Tuesday, Sept. 1 at Willow Creek Golf Course in Le Mars. It is the second one she’s ever had. The shot came on the sixth hole of the red course. Wendt used a pitching wedge to complete the 114-yard shot. Witnesses to the ace were Barb Dreckman, Deb Schiltz and Paullette Detloff...
- Cross country 2020 postseason dates split (9/23/20)
- Lady Bulldogs snap five-match losing skid with win over West (9/23/20)
- Susemihl medalist at Council Bluffs (9/23/20)
- Morningside sweeps titles at Northwest Iowa National Invitational (9/23/20)
- WC-KP girls second at Humboldt (9/23/20)
- Le Mars boys dominate at Spencer cross country meet (9/23/20)
James ‘Jim’ Mackey (9/23/20)James “Jim” Michael Mackey, 73, of Le Mars, died Thursday, Sept. 17, 2020, at the University of Nebraska Medical Center in Omaha, Nebraska. James Michael Mackey was born Oct. 8, 1946, in Akron, the...
Randy Ruggles (9/23/20)Randy Ruggles, 66, of Le Mars, died Sunday, Sept. 20, 2020, at his home in Le Mars surrounded by his family. Randy Ruggles was born April 6, 1954, in Santa Ana, California, the son of Raymond and...
Mary Kestel (9/23/20)Mary Ann Kestel, 66, of rural Marcus, died unexpectedly on Friday, Sept. 11, 2020, at MercyOne in Sioux City. Abiding by her wishes, Mary’s body has been donated for medical research. A Memorial Mass...
Sandra Vint (9/23/20)Sandra Gay Vint, 70, of Marcus, formerly of Sioux City, died Sunday, Sept. 20, 2020, at MercyOne in Sioux City. Private family services will be held. The Earnest – Johnson Funeral Home in Marcus is...
Anniversary: Duane and Jan DeRaad (9/21/20)Duane and Jan DeRaad of Le Mars will observe their 50th wedding anniversary Sept. 26, 2020. They plan to celebrate the golden event with family and friends. The couple has four children: Shannon and...
Anniversary: Cliff and Verda Koerselman (9/21/20)Cliff and Verda Koerselman of Le Mars will observe their 60th wedding anniversary Sept. 28, 2020. They plan to celebrate the special occasion with their family. The couple has five children: Bruce...
Child Care Center CookFull Time Cook Position: Requirements: -Prior cooking experience (for a large group) -Organized -Must have a love and willingness to serve children and their families -CACFP knowledge beneficial (or willingness to...
AuctionsESTATE AUCTION . Sat, October 10th @ 11:00 AM. 29077 140th St, Castana, IA. Woodworking Equip; Large selection of tools; Antiques & Primitives; 2016 JD 825 Gator; Lots of Lawn & Garden items; IH-M w/loader; 12'Everson land leveler; Toys & more. Paul Nagel Estate. STABE AUCTION 712-540-9640.
AuctionsImpound Vehicle Auction. Sat, October 3rd @ 10:00 AM. 1585 Gateway Dr, S.S.C., NE. 60+ Vehicles & Misc. plus items consigned by American Collision. Stockton Towing - Agent. STABE AUCTION 712-540-9640.
Le Mars Apartments for RentUpstairs one bedroom apartment. $550 per month. No pets. No smoking. 235 Central Ave SW 548-4700
For SalePAYING CA$H for Junk / Salvage cars, trucks, and vans. Free Towing. Fast Pick-up. Open 24/7 712-899-1865
AuctionsONLINE ONLY AUCTION IN LE MARS , IA! Sept. 24th - Oct. 6th Oak Dining Table, Chairs & Hutch, Nice Vintage & Newer Furniture, Electric Fireplace, Oak Bedroom Furniture, Outdoor Furniture, Hummels, Thomas Kinkade & Terry Redlin Collectable's, Glassware & So Much More! Darlene Koopman Estate www.brockauction.com
Help WantedLe Mars McDonald's Now Hiring Full and Part Time all shifts. Apply in person at 1001 Hawkeye Ave SW Le Mars
Help WantedCR Axis Seed is one of the fastest growing independent seed companies in the United States. Our business model is unique as we are a family owned business and we are looking to hire a self-motivated, energetic seedsman for Northwest Iowa. The salary and commission will be based on experience. Only serious inquires need to send resumes to email@example.com.
Help WantedLE MARS COMMUNITY SCHOOLS HS Dish Room/MS Breakfast 7am-12:30pm, 27.5 hrs/wk $15.53/hr, IPERS Substitute lunch positions available, $15.53/hr Open until filled If interested, apply online at www.lemarscsd.org EOE
Help WantedBuilding Blocks Preschool & Child Care is looking for a reliable, experienced Janitor to join our team! Must be able to pass multiple background checks, have reliable transportation and a clean driving record. Compensation is dependent on qualifications. Paid holidays and flexible scheduling. Part-Time position that can evolve to Full-Time. Come join our team! Go to www.buildingblockshome.com or stop by for an application (601 12th St SW)
- Le Mars police officer relieved of duties
- Two vehicle accident at county road intersection
- Sunday accident turns fatal
- Northwest Iowa Community College alumnus followed family tradition
- Gehlen welcomes new staff members
- Le Mars fall clean-up runs Sept. 19 to Sept. 25
- Pioneer Village Christmas event postponed to 2021
- Anderson, Reuter take home the crown
- Le Mars Holiday Inn Express & Suites wins award
- A long awaited dedication