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Top Stories This Week

Sioux City's millennium baby now grown up, heading to college

DAKOTA DUNES -- Memories of notable events in history remain with us, though from time to time we're shocked to realize how … Read more

School donor naming rights could range up to $1.5 million in Sioux City

SIOUX CITY -- The Sioux City School Board on Monday set specific dollar thresholds for private groups or people making donat… Read more

HERSOM: Thinking back on the good ol' days

SIOUX CITY -- Throughout a long career in sports journalism, I’ve been perpetuating a bit of a myth. Read more

UPDATE: Sioux City Police arrest man in connection to Aug. 1 shooting

SIOUX CITY -- Sioux City Police have arrested a 22-year-old man wanted on an attempted murder charge in connection with an A… Read more

This week's most-read stories

Simplemost

Starbucks’ Buy One, Get One Free Iced Beverage Deal

This summer has been a scorcher, so what better way to cool down than with an iced coffee? Better yet, how about two? On Thursday, Aug. 16, Starbucks will host another one of its popular happy hour events — and this time, iced beverages are the drink of choice! From 3 Read more

Local news

Flatbed truck carrying house strikes overpasses along I-29, keeps driving

SLOAN, Iowa -- A flatbed truck carrying a house of some sort reportedly had a brush with two bridges along Interstate 29 nor… Read more

Local news

Sheriff releases name of man who died at Snyder Bend

SALIX, Iowa -- Authorities have released the identity of the man whose body was recovered from the lake at Snyder Bend Park … Read more

Local Briefs

Sioux City businessman killed in UTV accident, outside of Deadwood, S.D.

DEADWOOD, S.D. -- Sioux City businessman Craig Carrell was killed in a utility terrain vehicle accident near Deadwood on Sat… Read more

Food and Cooking

Iowa Barbeque Company brings classic Southern cuisine to Le Mars

LE MARS, Iowa -- Keaton Kimble doesn't mind contradicting a few, long-held beliefs. Read more

Television

Colton Underwood of 'The Bachelorette' says the truth comes out in 'Paradise'

LOS ANGELES – Will Colton Underwood find love on “Bachelor in Paradise”? Read more

Local news

Man flown to hospital after pickup collides with train in Dakota County

DAKOTA CITY -- A man was flown to Mercy Medical Center -- Sioux City around noon Thursday after a pickup truck collided with… Read more

Local Briefs

3 charged in Powell Broadcasting break-in were looking for 'paranormal activity'

SIOUX CITY -- Three men have been charged with criminal trespass following a July 31 incident at the Powell Broadcasting bui… Read more

Local news

Police release identities of men injured in train-truck collision

DAKOTA CITY -- Two men were taken to a Sioux City hospital with injuries Thursday after a train and a pickup truck collided … Read more

Siouxland Crime & Courts

Sioux City Police arrest two wanted men

SIOUX CITY -- Two wanted local individuals have been taken into custody.  Read more

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