Spencer Daily Reporter Headlines http://www.spencerdailyreporter.com News from the Spencer Daily Reporter newspaper in Spencer, Iowa en-us DOL appeals overtime rule injunction http://www.spencerdailyreporter.com/story/2365483.html According to a statement released by Jason Surbey, with the U.S. Department of Labor Office of Public Affairs, the DOL has filed an appeal to the U.S. Court of Appeals, regarding a recent federal... Sat, 03 Dec 2016 00:00:40 -0600 Santa’s ‘Grand’ arrival Monday night http://www.spencerdailyreporter.com/story/2365486.html Among the many activities and events scheduled for Monday’s annual Grand Meander celebration, coordinator Nancy Naeve, executive director of Spencer Main Street, said one of the most exciting will be... Fri, 02 Dec 2016 23:52:07 -0600 'It looks like winter's finally coming' http://www.spencerdailyreporter.com/story/2365485.html Widely varied weather forecasts have left the public wondering whether they should pull on their long johns to shield themselves from the chilling winds or break out their snow shoes in preparation... Fri, 02 Dec 2016 23:39:49 -0600 Education, compassion and a 24-year career http://www.spencerdailyreporter.com/story/2365482.html For 24 years, Kerri Kofoot has been serving in a variety of roles at St. Luke Homes and Services. The level of care and compassion she has provided for the residents through the years is something... Fri, 02 Dec 2016 23:27:48 -0600 Spencer residents free to light up Christmas displays http://www.spencerdailyreporter.com/story/2365484.html With Thanksgiving and Black Friday in the past, many locals have taken to stringing Christmas lights and setting up a variety of festive lawn decorations. For Spencer residents concerned that a... Fri, 02 Dec 2016 21:40:59 -0600 Successful Fillin Station http://www.spencerdailyreporter.com/story/2365479.html The December Fillin Station at Spencer High School ended successfully with more than 100 guests joining the class for lunch. The students served guests food and drinks and practiced their hosting... Fri, 02 Dec 2016 21:20:48 -0600 Christmas comes early http://www.spencerdailyreporter.com/story/2365151.html Holiday activities dominate the weekend beginning Saturday morning and continuing through Monday evening. Kicking off the Christmas celebration, the biannual event, Festival of Trees, formerly... Fri, 02 Dec 2016 00:19:17 -0600 Crafts and treats extend Shayla's reach http://www.spencerdailyreporter.com/story/2365150.html For a decade, nearly as long as Shayla Bee has been serving children and families around the region, local supporters have been creating crafts and tasty treats to market at the Shayla Bee Craft and... Thu, 01 Dec 2016 23:22:33 -0600 10 years later, Spencer hopes to host RAGBRAI again http://www.spencerdailyreporter.com/story/2365149.html The Register's Annual Great Bike Ride Across Iowa — or RAGBRAI — will announce the cities selected to host overnight stops along the 2017 route on Jan. 21. Spencer most recently played host to the... Thu, 01 Dec 2016 23:20:24 -0600 Fillin Station at Spencer High http://www.spencerdailyreporter.com/story/2365142.html The Spencer High School special education class will be hosting the Fillin Station, a lunch planned and prepared by the students, from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Friday, Dec. 2. The students have prepared a... Thu, 01 Dec 2016 23:10:23 -0600 Great Lakes Communications honored with Iowa Venture Award http://www.spencerdailyreporter.com/story/2365140.html DES MOINES — The Iowa Area Development Group, on behalf of Iowa’s rural electric cooperatives, municipal utilities and independent telecommunication companies, honored seven distinguished Iowa... Thu, 01 Dec 2016 23:05:40 -0600 Odor prioritizes outreach as CCHC director http://www.spencerdailyreporter.com/story/2364800.html As one of his first official duties, Ryan Odor, Spencer local and the newly hired executive director of the Clay County Heritage Center, conducted the organization's annual meeting, Tuesday. The... Wed, 30 Nov 2016 23:07:32 -0600 Proposed DOL overtime update nixed by court http://www.spencerdailyreporter.com/story/2364798.html While many employers throughout the country have made preparations to comply with the U.S. Department of Labor's update to the overtime rules, the rules will not be implemented on Dec. 1 as... Wed, 30 Nov 2016 23:07:05 -0600 Farmers Bank hosts 100-year celebration http://www.spencerdailyreporter.com/story/2364836.html Traditionally a 100th birthday celebration would feature a great deal of recognition and some special gifts for the guest of honor. However, President David Woodcock and his team of organizers at The... Wed, 30 Nov 2016 20:38:42 -0600 High yields found following harvest season wrap-up http://www.spencerdailyreporter.com/story/2364796.html The harvest season ended with high yields for local farmers in both soybeans and corn this year. Farmers found nearly the same results as the previous year for their crops, both seasons ending with... Wed, 30 Nov 2016 18:52:13 -0600 Spencer High School sees to professional development http://www.spencerdailyreporter.com/story/2363987.html The Spencer High School teaching staff has been utilizing a professional development program to provide the optimal educational experience for students. This program takes teachers through a process... Mon, 28 Nov 2016 23:42:51 -0600 Everly to complete grout project http://www.spencerdailyreporter.com/story/2363978.html EVERLY — The city of Everly is on schedule to complete the grouting and sealing project, aimed at reducing the inflow of water to the city's lagoon sewage system, by December. The project, got... Mon, 28 Nov 2016 22:16:37 -0600 From storybook pages to agricultural applications http://www.spencerdailyreporter.com/story/2363977.html Having finished reading the book, "Charlotte's Web," the students in Karen Conlon's first-grade class at Sacred Heart Catholic Elementary School received a visit from the Clay County Farm Bureau. Ben... Mon, 28 Nov 2016 22:11:47 -0600 County considers Wanata State Park expansion http://www.spencerdailyreporter.com/story/2363975.html Dan Heissel, Clay County Conservation executive director, reported that Wanata State Park, near Peterson, may be expanding in the future. Heissel said the Iowa Natural Heritage Foundation had... Mon, 28 Nov 2016 22:07:16 -0600 Organizers suggesting planning trip now to ‘come home’ to centennial fair http://www.spencerdailyreporter.com/story/2363974.html With the holidays in full swing, Clay County Fair organizers suggest that it’s the perfect time to start planning a trip home to the 2017 Clay County Fair, Sept. 9-17. From gift certificate deals to... Mon, 28 Nov 2016 22:02:32 -0600 Black Knights than hospital ambulance team with donation http://www.spencerdailyreporter.com/story/2363971.html Denny Houseman, president of the Black Knights Car Club, presented Spencer Hospital Ambulance Service representatives, Tim Hoffman and Chris Meyer, with a contribution in recognition of the services... Mon, 28 Nov 2016 21:56:53 -0600 IGLLS starts school year with new principal http://www.spencerdailyreporter.com/story/2363925.html This year, the Iowa Great Lakes Lutheran School in Spencer began the year with a new face at the helm. Stephan Gonzales has taken the reigns as school principal, succeeding former Principal Dewey... Mon, 28 Nov 2016 18:11:13 -0600 Mustang pressure clamps down Rebel girls http://www.spencerdailyreporter.com/story/2365508.html NEWELL — A relentless full-court press from Newell-Fonda made life on the offensive end of the floor difficult for Sioux Central's basketball girls Friday night, forcing the Rebel offense to scrap... Sat, 03 Dec 2016 00:09:14 -0600 Hanging around http://www.spencerdailyreporter.com/story/2365507.html NEWELL — The Rebels did just enough to hang around in the first half of their game against Newell-Fonda Friday night while dealing with foul trouble. Sioux Central's offense then showed some cohesion... Sat, 03 Dec 2016 00:04:04 -0600 Inez Marguerite Rossiter http://www.spencerdailyreporter.com/story/2365475.html Funeral services for Inez Rossiter, 82 of Spencer, will be conducted Tuesday, Dec. 6, 2016 at First English Lutheran Church in Spencer. Rev. Paul Kaldahl will officiate the service. Visitation will... Fri, 02 Dec 2016 23:52:43 -0600 Inside SLES: 14 different native languages, transiency trend, need are challenges for elementary http://www.spencerdailyreporter.com/story/2365468.html STORM LAKE — Children in Storm Lake Elementary School this season speak 14 different native languages. Among them are Spanish (363 kids), Karen (43 kids), Hmong (41), Pohnpeian (36), Lao (33), and a... Fri, 02 Dec 2016 23:36:39 -0600 Dorothy M. Beck http://www.spencerdailyreporter.com/story/2365478.html Funeral services for Mrs. Dorothy M. Beck, 91 of Spencer, will be conducted at 10:30 a.m. Saturday, Dec. 10, 2016 at Grace United Methodist Church of Spencer. Rev. Paul Frederiksen will officiate the... Fri, 02 Dec 2016 21:19:06 -0600 Lucille Rusk http://www.spencerdailyreporter.com/story/2365477.html Funeral service for Lucille Rusk, 94, of Dickens, will be conducted at 10:30 a.m. Saturday, Dec. 3, 2016, at Warner Chapel in Spencer. Rev. Donna Gray will officiate the service. Visitation was held... Fri, 02 Dec 2016 21:17:49 -0600 Holiday Family Adoption underway http://www.spencerdailyreporter.com/story/2365474.html The Holiday Family Adoption Program, a Spencer-area holiday staple, allows generous area families, businesses and service groups to share the holiday spirit and bounty. Thanks to the generosity of... Fri, 02 Dec 2016 21:09:36 -0600 Minimum wage causing maximum rage http://www.spencerdailyreporter.com/story/2365444.html OK, I can’t seem to get a straight story on this minimum wage issue. Some counties in Iowa are making minimum wage adjustments on their own. Now Gov. Terry Branstad has reportedly indicated that he... Fri, 02 Dec 2016 20:56:52 -0600 Iowa Lakes to host 5th annual First Lego League regional qualifier http://www.spencerdailyreporter.com/story/2365463.html ESTHERVILLE ― Many Iowa Great Lakes children grow up playing with Legos, constructing a variety of structures from the tiny plastic bricks. This weekend they will do the same but in the name of... Fri, 02 Dec 2016 20:24:40 -0600 Clay Central-Everly Students of the Month http://www.spencerdailyreporter.com/story/2365456.html (Left to right) Tasha Adrian (fine arts/physical ed/ Spanish departments), Kennedy Wilson (English/social studies departments), Brea Bendlin (math/science/business departments), Emma Larson... Fri, 02 Dec 2016 20:06:06 -0600 Spencer High School Honor Roll http://www.spencerdailyreporter.com/story/2365455.html The following students are on the first quarter honor roll for Spencer High School. The students must earn a 3.0 or higher GPA to qualify. Christina Anderson, Travin Arnold, Tayler Bailey, Andrew... Fri, 02 Dec 2016 20:04:53 -0600 Around Campus http://www.spencerdailyreporter.com/story/2365454.html SAINT PETER, Minn. — Gustavus Adolphus College will host its annual Christmas in Christ Chapel worship services Dec. 2-4 on its Saint Peter, Minnesota, campus. The evening performance on Saturday,... Fri, 02 Dec 2016 19:54:46 -0600 50 years of chicken-pickin’ in Newell http://www.spencerdailyreporter.com/story/2365453.html NEWELL — This year Charlie Rasch and his family are celebrating 50 years of picking chickens, geese, capons, ducks, turkeys and even pheasants at their home in Newell. The small building that is... Fri, 02 Dec 2016 19:51:45 -0600 ‘You Can’t Take It With You’ http://www.spencerdailyreporter.com/story/2365450.html SCT Playhouse began welcoming audiences Friday night to its performance of the hilarious and heartwarming classic American comedy, “You Can’t Take It With You.” The plot revolves around an eccentric... Fri, 02 Dec 2016 19:41:38 -0600 Disaster averted http://www.spencerdailyreporter.com/story/2365447.html I've seen the customary eye roll from the average sports fan when someone brings up baseball in December, but it's a time to rejoice, readers, as a new MLB collective bargaining agreement has been... Fri, 02 Dec 2016 19:19:12 -0600 New website launched for ILCC athletics http://www.spencerdailyreporter.com/story/2365446.html Iowa Lakes Community College has launched a new athletics website. The new site – www.iowalakesathletics.com – offers enhanced and updated coverage of all athletic teams at the college. Iowa Lakes... Fri, 02 Dec 2016 19:15:38 -0600 Bauermeister named Coach of the Year honoree http://www.spencerdailyreporter.com/story/2365445.html Today in Ames at the 2016 Track and Field Clinic Hall of Fame Banquet hosted by the Iowa Association of Track Coaches and Iowa Association of Track Officials, one of Spencer's longest running coaches... Fri, 02 Dec 2016 19:05:20 -0600 Feeling at home http://www.spencerdailyreporter.com/story/2365439.html When we were kids, everyone was asked what we wanted to be when we grew up. Most boys answered with police officer, firefighter, a superhero and other things along those lines. Well there were two... Fri, 02 Dec 2016 18:34:34 -0600 Tigers take down Boji, GT/RA http://www.spencerdailyreporter.com/story/2365159.html Thursday night's season opening wrestling duals for Spencer, Graettinger-Terril/Ruthven-Ayrshire and Okoboji demonstrated just how quickly circumstances can change on a mat. The Tigers came away with... Fri, 02 Dec 2016 00:20:14 -0600 Advent a season of hope http://www.spencerdailyreporter.com/story/2365139.html Advent is a season to focus on the coming hope we have in Christ. The prophet Isaiah cried out to God, "O that Thou would rend the heavens and come down. ..." Indeed, God has come down and has... Thu, 01 Dec 2016 23:03:28 -0600 Festival of Lessons and Carols features 2 handbell choirs http://www.spencerdailyreporter.com/story/2365138.html Preparations are finishing for this Sunday’s Festival of Lessons and Carols to be held at 3 p.m at Sacred Heart Catholic Church. The community is invited to share in this annual program of word and... Thu, 01 Dec 2016 22:59:34 -0600 CommStock Report http://www.spencerdailyreporter.com/story/2365137.html The headline was "Vermont farm says that thousands of its turkeys died from disease.” The farm was Stonewood Farm in Orwell, Vermont. I made an assumption that being from Vermont that this was a... Thu, 01 Dec 2016 22:57:56 -0600 Randy’s Review ‘The Edge of Seventeen’ http://www.spencerdailyreporter.com/story/2365136.html I must be losing my sense of humor. It pains me to say it, but I’m having a hard time finding the funny in some of these so-called recent “comedy” releases and sometimes, I find I sit wondering after... Thu, 01 Dec 2016 22:54:37 -0600 Area singles host dance in Everly http://www.spencerdailyreporter.com/story/2365071.html Northwest Iowa Area Singles will host a dance from 7:30-11:30 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 3, at the Hap Ketelsen Center in Everly. The band will be Boji Bill (above), of the Itty Bitty Boji Band. The theme... Thu, 01 Dec 2016 18:43:07 -0600 SCT brings comedy classic to stage http://www.spencerdailyreporter.com/story/2364824.html The second offering in Spencer Community Theatre’s seasonal lineup, “You Can’t Take It With You,” offers a chaotic look at a kooky yet loving family, operating to the beat of its own drum — caught in... Wed, 30 Nov 2016 20:32:59 -0600 Immigrants are a Blessing event explores concerns http://www.spencerdailyreporter.com/story/2364823.html STORM LAKE ― The room was filled with equal measures of hope, and fear. A crowd of more than 50 packed Our Place multicultural center in Storm Lake Sunday in a gathering to show support and... Wed, 30 Nov 2016 20:20:57 -0600 Forever Green: Harvest season arrives at Tannebaum Christmas Trees http://www.spencerdailyreporter.com/story/2364822.html SPIRIT LAKE — So, you want to be in the live Christmas tree business? Hope you're not in a hurry. Dave and Marcia Stoever had to wait about a decade for their seasonal business to take root. Their... Wed, 30 Nov 2016 20:11:07 -0600 Spirit Lake City Council takes action to fight zebra mussels http://www.spencerdailyreporter.com/story/2364821.html SPIRIT LAKE — Zebra mussels cause a multitude of problems across the Iowa Great Lakes, but the city of Spirit Lake is taking preemptive measures to protect the city's water supply against the shelled... Wed, 30 Nov 2016 19:46:38 -0600 Holiday Family Adoption underway http://www.spencerdailyreporter.com/story/2364820.html The Holiday Family Adoption Program, a Spencer-area holiday staple, allows generous area families, businesses and service groups to share the holiday spirit and bounty. Thanks to the generosity of... Wed, 30 Nov 2016 19:40:48 -0600 Lucille Rusk http://www.spencerdailyreporter.com/story/2364819.html Funeral service for Lucille Rusk, 94, of Dickens, will be conducted at 10:30 a.m. Saturday, Dec. 3, 2016, at Warner Chapel in Spencer. Rev. Donna Gray will officiate the service. Visitation will... Wed, 30 Nov 2016 19:36:01 -0600 Dorothy Nelson http://www.spencerdailyreporter.com/story/2364818.html Dorothy J. (Webber) Nelson, 91, Bedford, Texas, passed away peacefully on Nov. 23, 2016, with her daughter, Donna, by her side. Dorothy was born June 30, 1925, near Melvin, Iowa, to John and Minnie... Wed, 30 Nov 2016 19:34:16 -0600 South Australia tops ILCC http://www.spencerdailyreporter.com/story/2364817.html ESTHERVILLE — The Iowa Lakes women's basketball team fell to South Australia 69-54 Tuesday night in Laker Gymnasium. The Lakers were down 26-19 at half. Iowa Lakes was led by freshman Marissa Ruiz... Wed, 30 Nov 2016 19:31:34 -0600 Early lead slips away from Rebel girls http://www.spencerdailyreporter.com/story/2364816.html ESTHERVILLE — A 10-9 lead following the first quarter quickly dissipated for Sioux Central's girls Tuesday night against Estherville Lincoln Central. The Midgets went on to outscore the Rebels in the... Wed, 30 Nov 2016 19:28:07 -0600 Big 2nd quarter lifts NF over Tiger girls http://www.spencerdailyreporter.com/story/2364815.html NEWELL — Spencer's girls outscored Newell-Fonda in the first, third and fourth periods by a score of 49-47 Tuesday night in their season debut, but the Mustangs dominated the second stanza 25-12 to... Wed, 30 Nov 2016 19:24:45 -0600 Fort Dodge, Carroll submerge Tigers http://www.spencerdailyreporter.com/story/2364814.html CARROLL — The Spencer boys swim team got their first taste of official meet competition Tuesday night with a trip to Carroll for a double dual against the hosting Tigers and Fort Dodge. The Dodgers... Wed, 30 Nov 2016 19:23:01 -0600 Midgets hold off late Rebel surge http://www.spencerdailyreporter.com/story/2364810.html ESTHERVILLE — The Sioux Central Rebels poured in 23 points in the fourth quarter of their season opening tilt against Estherville Lincoln Central Tuesday night. Unfortunately for the Rebels, that... Wed, 30 Nov 2016 19:14:05 -0600 Tiger balance blows out 'Stangs http://www.spencerdailyreporter.com/story/2364803.html NEWELL — Spencer's basketball boys entered this season with plenty of question marks after graduating eight of 13 varsity players last year, including the full starting five. The Tigers gave some... Wed, 30 Nov 2016 19:08:06 -0600 Ambassadors welcome new Gary's on the River operator http://www.spencerdailyreporter.com/story/2364801.html Ambassador and former Gary's on the River owner Dave Jacobsen introduced Rabab Koepp, along with her husband, Steve, to the Spencer Ambassadors Tuesday morning in the restaurant by the Little Sioux... Wed, 30 Nov 2016 19:03:53 -0600 A note from the past http://www.spencerdailyreporter.com/story/2364797.html Like a lot of homes out there, the inside of my house is now decked out with rolls of red ribbon and gobs of green garland. Stockings, both functional and decorative, are hung on shelves, sills and... Wed, 30 Nov 2016 18:48:48 -0600 Prepare for upcoming shotgun deer season http://www.spencerdailyreporter.com/story/2364384.html DES MOINES — Hunters planning to participate in Iowa’s shotgun deer season are encouraged to purchase their licenses ahead of time to avoid long lines at the retailer. The DNR expects around 70,000... Tue, 29 Nov 2016 20:37:49 -0600 Enjoying Winter Birding Can Include Being Part of the National Audubon Society http://www.spencerdailyreporter.com/story/2364381.html Here is a question for you. “What is the fastest growing outdoor activity in America?” The answer might surprise you, but according to the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, it is bird watching... Tue, 29 Nov 2016 20:33:03 -0600 Checking out the status of walleyes http://www.spencerdailyreporter.com/story/2364377.html I recently attended the Iowa Great Lakes Fishing Club’s annual fall DNR night, held at Godfather’s Pizza in Spencer. One of the topics was the status of walleye fisheries in northwest Iowa based on... Tue, 29 Nov 2016 20:25:23 -0600 Catching more big fish http://www.spencerdailyreporter.com/story/2364379.html Some of the time we hear about the good old days of fishing, back in a time when the fish were bigger and there were more of them. And, while I’m sure there were times and places where the fish were... Tue, 29 Nov 2016 20:25:00 -0600 Standing with Standing Rock http://www.spencerdailyreporter.com/story/2363946.html He arrived mildly curious, and left profoundly troubled. “This was a peaceful protest and it was met, almost immediately, with force and violence,” says David Swinton, a Methodist minister and former... Mon, 28 Nov 2016 23:14:40 -0600 Mavs fall short against St. Mary's http://www.spencerdailyreporter.com/story/2363972.html Clay Central-Everly's Dayton Brugman, pictured leaping up for a tip-in attempt, and the rest of the Mavs overcame a 34-22 hafltime deficit to take a 55-52 lead over Storm Lake St. Mary's with 5:08... Mon, 28 Nov 2016 21:59:00 -0600 Estherville man charged with terrorism after shooting incident http://www.spencerdailyreporter.com/story/2363523.html ESTHERVILLE — An 11 a.m. Nov. 28 preliminary hearing has been set for an Estherville man accused of shooting a weapon within city limits. Estherville Police were called at about 4:45 p.m. Wednesday,... Mon, 28 Nov 2016 21:55:29 -0600 Jean Tennant http://www.spencerdailyreporter.com/story/2363970.html Services for Jean Denise Tennant, 62, of Everly, will be conducted at 11 a.m. Wednesday, Nov. 30, 2016, at Warner Funeral Home in Everly. Rev. Greg Jorgensen will officiate the service. Visitation... Mon, 28 Nov 2016 21:49:53 -0600 Rosetta Baumgarn http://www.spencerdailyreporter.com/story/2363968.html Rosetta “Rose” Elvera Baumgarn passed away on Tuesday, Nov. 22, 2016, at Vintage Hills in Indianola, Iowa, at the age of 92. Funeral services for Rose were held Monday, Nov. 28, at 10:30 a.m., at Mt.... Mon, 28 Nov 2016 21:47:24 -0600 Making new holiday memories and holding on to traditions http://www.spencerdailyreporter.com/story/2363967.html It's funny how actions, particularly during the holidays, morph from "just something we do" into treasured family traditions. I thought about that this long Thanksgiving weekend as my family put up... Mon, 28 Nov 2016 21:44:48 -0600 Holiday Family Adoption underway http://www.spencerdailyreporter.com/story/2363966.html The Holiday Family Adoption Program, a Spencer-area holiday staple, allows generous area families, businesses and service groups to share the holiday spirit and bounty. Thanks to the generosity of... Mon, 28 Nov 2016 21:37:09 -0600 Clover Corner http://www.spencerdailyreporter.com/story/2363965.html The 4-H Youth Development program offers a program to youth called the scramble calf program. The purpose of this program is to provide an educational beef production experience for beef project... Mon, 28 Nov 2016 21:29:53 -0600 Patchwork Quilt http://www.spencerdailyreporter.com/story/2363960.html In a world of smartphones, blazing fast internet, self-driving cars, and Amazon delivery drones, it’s very easy to be a little overwhelmed. In the face of all of this innovation however, seniors are... Mon, 28 Nov 2016 21:25:22 -0600 Longhouse-Northshire Resident of the Week http://www.spencerdailyreporter.com/story/2363954.html At one time, Ruth Russell was all of 5 feet tall. Now she's 4-foot-8, but as her kids would tell you, she still rules the roost. "I'm little but I'm mighty," she says and that's the truth. She was... Mon, 28 Nov 2016 20:22:59 -0600 Laker men hold off NDSCS http://www.spencerdailyreporter.com/story/2363933.html ESTHERVILLE — The Iowa Lakes men's basketball team moved to 4-3 on the season with a 101-95 win over North Dakota State College of Science Saturday. The Lakers were led by Kyle Beisch with 28 points.... Mon, 28 Nov 2016 18:34:09 -0600 NDSCS tops Laker women http://www.spencerdailyreporter.com/story/2363938.html ESTHERVILLE — The Iowa Lakes women's basketball team fell to North Dakota State College of Science 63-51 Saturday. The Lakers were down 31-21 at half. NDSCS started the second half strong, going on a... Mon, 28 Nov 2016 18:33:59 -0600 ILCC grad returns as golf coach http://www.spencerdailyreporter.com/story/2363932.html ESTHERVILLE — The newest golf and enrollment coach at Iowa Lakes Community College may seem familiar. There’s a good reason for that — Jarvis Weber is an Iowa Lakes graduate himself. He earned his... Mon, 28 Nov 2016 18:30:06 -0600 Mammoths taken down in home debut http://www.spencerdailyreporter.com/story/2363931.html SPIRIT LAKE — Following a 6-1 defeat at the hands of the Mitchell Marlins Saturday evening during their official home debut, the Boji Mammoths looked to get a split on the weekend against the... Mon, 28 Nov 2016 18:24:43 -0600