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Okoboji Winter Games kick off this weekend

January 20, 2014 in Uncategorized

SPIRIT LAKE, Iowa — The University of Okoboji Winter Games is gearing up this week to draw people outdoors and out of the winter doldrums. But if you’d rather stay cozy and warm inside, there are plenty of activities to do that as well during thi…continue reading on dglobe.com

Okoboji chess tournament attracts young and old

April 21, 2013 in Worthington Daily Globe

OKOBOJI, Iowa The seventh annual Okoboji Open, the largest chess tournament in the tri-state area, took place Friday through Sunday at the Arrowwood Resort. Continue Reading

Okoboji Winter Games begin today

January 23, 2013 in Worthington Daily Globe

OKOBOJI, Iowa The 33rd annual University of Okoboji Winter Games are set for this weekend, with events actually getting under way today. Continue Reading

Drowning in Okoboji

October 21, 2012 in Worthington Daily Globe

OKOBOJI, Iowa An unidentified individual died Saturday following a drowning on West Lake Okoboji. Continue Reading

Man’s body recovered from Okoboji lake

August 22, 2012 in Worthington Daily Globe

OKOBOJI, Iowa On Wednesday, search crews recovered the body of 35-year-old Juan Miguel Gonzales of Sioux City, Iowa. Gonzales had gone into West Lake Okoboji while boating on Sunday afternoon around 5 p.m. Continue Reading

Okoboji drowning victim identified

August 8, 2012 in Worthington Daily Globe

OKOBOJI, Iowa On Tuesday, the Dickinson County Sheriff’s Office responded to a report of a drowning in West Lake Okoboji. Continue Reading

Drowning in Okoboji

August 7, 2012 in Worthington Daily Globe

OKOBOJI, Iowa An unidentified individual died Tuesday in a drowning on West Lake Okoboji, law enforcement officials reported. Continue Reading

Iowa Great Lakes equal great fun

July 21, 2012 in The Dickinson Press

OKOBOJI, Iowa The Okoboji Great Lakes area has a lot to offer and that is not an exaggeration. Continue Reading

Iowa’s Great Lakes, Okoboji region offers plenty for whole family

July 21, 2012 in The Daily Republic

OKOBOJI, Iowa The Okoboji Great Lakes area offers more than one might expect.
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Iowa Great Lakes = Great fun

July 13, 2012 in Worthington Daily Globe

Okoboji region has plenty for whole family
OKOBOJI, Iowa The Okoboji Great Lakes area has a lot to offer and that is not an exaggeration.
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