June 18, 2014 in Uncategorized
ROCK RAPIDS, Iowa â Gov. Terry Branstad and Iowa Homeland Security and Emergency Management Director Mark Schouten visited Rock Rapids Wednesday to survey the damage from Mondayâs devastating storm that hit northwest Iowa.
Branstad had i…continue reading on dglobe.com
December 29, 2013 in Uncategorized
ROCK RAPIDS, Iowa â Lyon County schools, cities and the county government are cashing in with casino grants.
The Lyon County Riverboat Foundation is the non-profit license holder for the Grand Falls Casino near Larchwood, Iowa.
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July 10, 2013 in Worthington Daily Globe
ROCK RAPIDS, Iowa A Rock Rapids man who distributed child pornography, was a drug user in possession of a firearm and destroyed evidence was sentenced July 3 to 66 months in federal prison. Continue Reading
June 30, 2013 in Worthington Daily Globe
ROCK RAPIDS, Iowa The Lyon County Sheriff’s Department apprehended a 51-year-old male from Rock Rapids early Saturday morning after receiving a report that he was wielding a sword and committed an assault. Continue Reading
June 11, 2013 in Worthington Daily Globe
ROCK RAPIDS, Iowa Rock Rapids’ Heritage Fest will kick into high gear this weekend, but a few events are beginning earlier in the week. Continue Reading
April 11, 2012 in Worthington Daily Globe
ROCK RAPIDS, Iowa A man is being held in the Lyon County Jail after a high-speed chase late Tuesday. Continue Reading
June 6, 2011 in Worthington Daily Globe
Firefighters from four communities dispatched to blaze
ROCK RAPIDS, Iowa The Sportsman’s Lounge, an adjacent liquor store and screen printing shop in Rock Rapids stood in ruins Monday after fire broke out shortly after the noon rush in a vacant upstairs apartment in the historic downtown building. Continue Reading
April 12, 2011 in Worthington Daily Globe
ROCK RAPIDS, Iowa A Lyon County deputy was involved in a high speed chase Monday after attempting to stop a vehicle allegedly driven by Eric Matthew Hopewell, 48, of Sioux Falls, S.D. Continue Reading
September 24, 2010 in Worthington Daily Globe
Flooding still causing issues in some communities
WORTHINGTON The sun came out and things started to dry out Friday in area communities affected by heavy rain and flooding. Still, some evidence of the deluge remained: standing pools of water, constant discharge from sump pumps and bodies of water that are full to the brim. Continue Reading