Open for businessAfter an extensive remodel and expansion, the doors at Farmers Trust and Savings Bank reopened to the public this week. Thursday the staff hosted the Spencer Chamber Ambassadors before welcoming the...
Supervisors award bids for Lost Island Bridge, culvert workFollowing a pair of bid openings conducted by Clay County Engineer William Radenberg Tuesday morning, the Clay County Board of Supervisors made two awards on independent projects totaling more than...
Schoelerman earns top state FFA honorA trip to the Iowa State FFA Convention in Ames on April 18-20 was a fruitful one for members of the Spencer FFA Chapter. Several members participated in the convention, and one member brought home...
Robinson proclaims Spencer Flagfest, SesquicentennialWednesday evening, Spencer Mayor Kevin Robinson signed a mayoral proclamation for 2021 Flagfest and Spencer’s Sesquicentennial Celebration. The proclamation acknowledged this is the 37th anniversary...
- Flashback Friday: A night at the theater (5/6/21)
- Spencer Main Street Roc n’ Guac a hit (5/6/21)
- CCCVB presents 3 tourism grants (5/6/21)
- Annual event generates 1,700 pounds of PB&J for UDMO (5/6/21)
- Accident and Sex Offender Registry (5/6/21)
- Chief Hanson to retire from SLPD (5/6/21)
- School district recognizes board members (5/6/21)
- Rotary honors Van Gelder (5/6/21)
- BVU, CC-E connect through strategic partnership (5/6/21)
- New partnership between ILCC, Purdue University Global benefits students (5/6/21)
- Laker Briefs - May 5 (5/4/21)
- SHS momentum keeps going; beat WC (5/4/21)
- Spencer boys shutout Braves (5/4/21)
- Tiger boys look forward to Lakes meet (5/4/21)
- Tigers post shutout for 10th win (5/4/21)
- Super in Storm Lake: SHS wins tournament (5/4/21)
- Relays, field events help SHS snare runner-up (5/3/21)
- Welcome back spring: Tigers cruise past 3 squads (5/3/21)
- SHS whitewashes Spirit Lake in Lakes match (5/3/21)
- Tiger girls duo earns All-Conference (5/3/21)
- Rebels earn runner-up at quad (5/3/21)
Randy’s Review: ‘Mortal Kombat’ (5/6/21)A war between two rival factions in 17th century Japan sets the table for our tale of “Mortal Kombat,” an ancient tournament of champions pitting the evil minions of Outworld against the “noble” defenders of Earthrealm with quite a bit on the line. After Bi-Han (Joe Taslim) and his warriors kill the Shirai Ryu clan, Bi-Han attempts to finish the job to establish our history by taking clan leader Hanzo’s (Hiroyuki Sanada) out. ...
Iva CushmanServices for Iva “Bernadine” Cushman, 106, will be conducted at 2 p.m. Friday, May 7, 2021, at Warner Chapel. Rev. Mike Cooper will officiate the service. Interment will be at North Lawn Memorial...
Dale OppedalPrivate family graveside services for Dale Oppedal will be held Tuesday, May 4, 2021, at Crown Hill Cemetery in Ruthven. Visitation was held Monday, May 3, at Martin-Mattice Funeral Home in Ruthven....
Philip OviattFuneral services for Philip Oviatt, 38, of Spencer, will be held at 10:30 a.m. Wednesday, May 5, 2021, at Sacred Heart Catholic Church in Spencer. The Rev. Ken Seifried will officiate. Visitation...
Schumann, Sikora plan May wedding (3/30/21)Ron and Susan Sikora, of Ruthven, are pleased to announce the engagement and upcoming marriage of their son, Ryan Michael Sikora to Audrey Marie Schumann. Audrey is the daughter of Todd and Mary Schumann, of Lakefield, Minnesota. The bride is a 2013 graduate of Jackson County Central High School in Jackson, Minnesota, and a 2015 graduate of Southeast Technical Institute in Sioux Falls, South Dakota, with her associates degree in early childhood development. ...
Cars & VansFor Sale: Dark green 1999 Dodge van, runs good. 712-346-8396
Rummage Sale - Baby and Kids Gear and ClothesRummage sale! 1102 1st Ave West, Spencer. Saturday 7 to 2. Baby and Kids items. Antique childs school desk. Umbrella stroller,tons of NB to 10/12 girls clothes and shoes & dresses. Even more variety since last week! Women's clothing XL...
Garage SalesMoving Sale: 228 4th St SW, Fri 1-7pm, Sat 8am-3pm. No Pre-sales. Power mobility scooter like new. Craftsman riding lawnmower, 72" curved TV, Tv stand with fireplace, air conditioners. Collectables: Harley, Gorillas, and Camel. Books, easy rider mag, quilt mags, violet glassware. Furniture, old trunks, cedar chest. Clothes, Harley T-shirts, garage refrigerators, too many items to mentions. No checks please.