Finally flingin' dirt
The official ground breaking on the new Okoboji Middle School occurred last Friday. The group effort is to expand capacity for expected enrollment in coming years, as the current Okoboji Middle School is at capacity. "The reality is here, and it's just exciting for the Okoboji community," said Todd Abrahamson, Okoboji School Superintendent.
Storm Lake Lighthouse Concert Series
Storm Lake United is presenting the Lighthouse Summer Concert Series: a total of four unique and diverse concerts that are free to attend and a great reason to stay in town and enjoy some family-friendly fun. All four concerts will be held on the Great Lawn overlooking the lake and adjacent to King's Pointe Water Park and Resort.
Weasy's expansion 1st Retail Kickstarter project
The Retail Kickstarter program in Spencer selected the first recipient: the Weasy's Lounge & Grille expansion. Construction is ongoing to expand Weasy's facility adding additional seating, a bar and a party room. Weasy's was awarded $35,000 for the project.