Emmet County Newswire (Page 8)

Emmet County Newswire (Page 8)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Emmet County, IA. (Page 8)

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  1. Rental housing code passes first readingRead the original story

    Jun 22, 2016 | The Estherville Spirit

    ... before someone moves in, but overall, I'm supportive of the code as written." John Skrepak, who is running for Emmet County Supervisor, said, "I'm here to extend my help. I was auditor for seven years, and I've been a landlord, I've been a tenant, ...

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  2. Jury selected for Christensen trialRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 22, 2016 | The Estherville Spirit

    With jury selection taking two days, opening arguments in the Lee Christensen of Estherville first-degree murder trial began today at the Emmet County Courthouse.. The prosecutors and defense attorneys began jury selection on Tuesday and took nearly two full days in vetting a jury of 10 women and two men with two women alternates.

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  3. Severe storms possible Tuesday nightRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 21, 2016 | KTIV-TV Sioux City

    Most of us saw a dry, warm afternoon except for a few locations east of Sioux City that saw an isolated thunderstorm or two move through. The most likely area to see more storms will be in northeastern Siouxland where Emmet County will be in a Flash Flood Watch for the possibility of heavy rain.

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  4. A Danish celebrationRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 19, 2016 | The Estherville Spirit

    The southeast Emmet County town of Ringsted held an all-school and town celebration this past weekend. Friday night's entertainment included a mock version of "The Dating Game."

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  5. A run through the parksRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 15, 2016 | The Estherville Spirit

    ... business Monday night. In one motion, the board approved the use of bleachers, tables, and other items for the Emmet County Fair, the Downtown Market, and Sweet Corn Days. On the Riverside Trail, the grading contractor begins work next week, and ...

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  6. God, country and communityRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 15, 2016 | The Estherville Spirit

    A year after Governor Branstad announced Emmet County as a Home Base Iowa Community, and Iowa Lakes Community College as a Home Base Iowa Certified Higher Academic Military Partner , Emmet County welcomed its first Home Base Iowa veteran. Pastor Joseph May hails from the Lakes area where he was pastor of a church in Arnolds Park before launching a congregation in Milford.

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  7. Tornado Reported in Northeastern IowaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 14, 2016 | WHO-TV Des Moines

    Emergency management reports the tornado briefly touched down in a field just west of the Waverly Municipal Airport at 6:45 p.m. Wind gusts up to 70 miles per hour were reported across the northern part of the state. Across Emmet County, hail nearly an inch in diameter fell.

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  8. Man allegedly stole vehicleRead the original story

    Jun 13, 2016 | Sentinel

    ... 31, a Martin County Sheriff's deputy was dispatched to a report of a stolen vehicle traveling to Fairmont from Emmet County, Iowa. The officer was informed that a police officer from Armstrong had been following the vehicle and had stopped it after ...

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  9. Special election set to elect Armstrong mayorRead the original story

    Jun 12, 2016 | The Estherville Spirit

    On June 6, 2016 the Emmet County Auditor's Office received a petition from 77 residents of the City of Armstrong requesting a special election to fill the vacancy of mayor authorized by Iowa Code 372.13 . The election will be held on Aug. 2, 2016.

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  10. Emmet County sends delegate to GOP conventionRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 12, 2016 | The Estherville Spirit

    ... several years in the early 2000s when she lived in Minnesota, Hageman has been part of the party leadership in Emmet County. "My mom was always part of the central committee and was a delegate, and she influenced me greatly. I kind of wish now that ...

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  11. Friday Severe WeatherRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 11, 2016 | KICD-AM Spencer

    Starting around 5:15 Friday afternoon, with a severe thunderstorms in Emmet County, which reported a wind gust of 76 mph at the Estherville Airport at 5:25pm. Numerous storms continually developed along a line through the broadcast area, which didn't settle down until around 12:30 Saturday morning.

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  12. Motions filed in murder caseRead the original story

    Jun 8, 2016 | The Estherville Spirit

    During a hearing in the first degree murder case against Lee Christensen held Monday at the Emmet County Courthouse, the State attorney general's office, represented by Coleman McAllister, filed two motions to admit evidence. In the first motion, the State asked for three items to be admitted.

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  13. King campaigns in Estherville ahead of primaryRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 5, 2016 | The Estherville Spirit

    Congressman Steve King met a group of strong Republican supporters at the HyVee Market Caf Saturday afternoon. Emmet County Republican central committee chair John Brickner asked King about regulations on patents and the ability of large corporations to legally commandeer patents through fancy lawsuits.

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  14. Relay celebrated life, abundantlyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 5, 2016 | The Estherville Spirit

    ... one percent of the entire population of the United States. One in every hundred people participates in Relays. Emmet County's has always been honored as one of the top fund raising Relays for the State of Iowa, and Saturday was on track to meet that ...

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  15. 2016 Relay for LifeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 1, 2016 | The Estherville Spirit

    ... It's what is inside that really matters." Marlys Nelson of Ringsted was one of two women who were named 2016 Emmet County Relay for Life Honorary Cancer Survivors. Nelson is a 36-year cancer survivor. "I discovered a lump through self-examination," ...

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  16. Youth Fishing Day setRead the original story

    May 26, 2016 | The Estherville Spirit

    During the Emmet County Conservation Board meeting on Wednesday, director Eric Anderson and naturalist Gunnar Johnson informed the board on upcoming programs and projects. Johnson spoke highly of the Estherville Lincoln Central High School outdoors and recreation class and said students were taking full advantage of the canoes and kayaks available at the Nature Center.

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  17. County forwards Olson app to DNRRead the original story

    May 26, 2016 | The Estherville Spirit

    After much opposition by the public, the Emmet County Board of Supervisors did approve to forward the permit onto the DNR along with letters of opposition. About a dozen members of the public filled the boardroom on Tuesday, all of which were present for the public hearing on the Olson Swine Care LLC, located in Section 24 of Center Township.

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  18. Memorial Day in EsthervilleRead the original story

    May 26, 2016 | The Estherville Spirit

    ... corner of the courthouse (North Sixth Street and First Avenue North) immediately after the ceremony. Also, the Emmet County Courthouse will be open from 8 a.m. until 3 p.m. for viewing the 550 retired flags displayed there. If you would like to have ...

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  19. The Iowa Court of Appeals has rejected Scott Sudbeck's request for a new murder trialRead the original story w/Photo

    May 26, 2016 | KTIV-TV Sioux City

    ... he threw his hands up in the air. Sudbeck claimed he didn't know he had shot Jordan in the head, but it took an Emmet County jury only 45 minutes to convict him. If you're a student in the Sioux City Community School District, you may be ...

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  20. Iowa Court of Appeals rules against convicted killer from Estherville, IARead the original story w/Photo

    May 25, 2016 | KTIV-TV Sioux City

    A jury in Emmet County took just 45 minutes to find Scott Sudbeck guilty of first-degree murder for the shooting death of Michaela Jordan in Estherville back in 2014.

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