Legislators do not intend to enact Governor Branstad’s plan to reduce the state’s corporate income tax this year. Branstad had asked legislators to cut the state’s top corporate income tax rate in half. House Speaker Kraig Paulsen, a Republican from Hiawatha, doesn’t expect the proposal to clear the Read The Full Story…

May 31, 2011 - 10:23 am - Posted in News

Bethany Christian Services is hosting their 16th Annual Golf Benefit on June 2 at Landsmeer Country Club.

Lunch and registration starts at 11:00am with shot-gun start at 12:30pm. Both the novice golfer and the avid pro will love the format! It’s a 4-person multiple format Read The Full Story…

May 31, 2011 - 10:04 am - Posted in News

On Saturday May 28 at 7:49 p.m. the Sioux County Sheriff’s Office responded to a disturbance call at the residence of 4939 Log Avenue, three miles southwest of Granville, IA. The caller stated a fight had taken place.  Upon further investigation the sheriff’s office arrested Daniel Babb, age 25, of Paullina, IA and Anthony Read The Full Story…

May 31, 2011 - 9:54 am - Posted in News

On Wednesday, May 25 at 6:31 p.m., the Sioux County Sheriff’s Office arrested Thomas Pottebaum, age 50, of Alton, IA for Theft in the 2nd Degree, a class D felony.

The arrest stems from an investigation into a burglary that was Read The Full Story…

May 27, 2011 - 11:48 am - Posted in News

Wanda Dyson

Summer Reading starts next week! Make sure you make time in your busy summer schedule to stop by the library for the annual Ice Cream Social. There will be a prize drawing, not to mention all the great new books to start your summer off with. Pick up your reading records and check out the schedule for our special programs this year. We have lots of new young adult literature in, many which were Read The Full Story…