TOP HEADLINES


  • It was a rare sight to behold in the City with Everything but a Lake, as Main Street in Lake City was quiet during noontime. This was due to the winter storm that struck the area this past weekend. [Tyler Anderson/The Graphic-Advocate]
    01/21/2020 - 1:17pm

  • Rick Breeden of Landus Cooperative (center, right) hands off a donation to Lake City Fire Department Chief Lynn Boyd (center, left) with the LCFD in the background in a ceremony held on Jan. 13 at the Lake City Fire Station. [Tyler Anderson/The Graphic-Advocate]
    01/21/2020 - 1:16pm

  • SCC senior Zane Neubaum soars to the hoop during a Jan. 10 matchup against St. Mary’s in Storm Lake. Neubaum torched Humboldt on Jan. 14, totaling 40 points and 11 steals. [Tyler Anderson/The Graphic-Advocate]
    01/21/2020 - 1:13pm

  • SCC junior Ayden Toms puts Manson-Northwest Webster’s Nathan Thoma on his shoulders before taking him down to the mat during a 120 lbs. bout held on Jan. 14 at the SCC Middle School Gymnasium in Rockwell City. [Tyler Anderson/The Graphic-Advocate]
    01/21/2020 - 1:03pm

  • Dr. Jill Biden flashes a smile while speaking to supporters in a meet-and-greet held on Jan. 14 at the Rockwell City Community Center. The 30-minute event saw Biden speak on education and the upcoming Iowa Caucuses. [Tyler Anderson/The Graphic-Advocate]
    01/21/2020 - 12:54pm

  • SCC senior Megan Decker poses for a picture with Iowa Senator Tim Kraayenbrink, during her time as a Senate page at the Iowa State Capitol in Des Moines. [Provided photo]
    01/21/2020 - 12:44pm

  • As the Pomeroy Veteran’s Park nears completion, a mock up of the names are shown at the Pomeroy Mini-Mall. The Pomeroy Area Veteran’s Park Renovation committee is asking for family members to help proofread and make sure that the names on the display is accurate. [Provided photo]
    01/21/2020 - 12:22pm

  • Representatives from the Calhoun County Peace Officer’s Association and Star Energy show off the new digitized fingerprint machine on Jan. 2 at the Calhoun County Courthouse in Rockwell City. Pictured (from left to right) are Star Energy Propane Manager Joe Mernka, Sheriff’s Deputy Jeff Feldhans, RCPD Assistant Chief Michael Anderson and Sheriff’s Deputy Pat Riley. [Tyler Anderson/The Graphic-Advocate]
    01/14/2020 - 1:25pm

  • The Knights of Columbus Council #13507 handed out checks to three oratories, a church and Opportunity Living for a total of $2,500 in a ceremony held on Jan. 7 at the Parish Hall in Lake City. The three oratories, St. Patrick’s of Cedar, St. Joseph’s of Lohrville and St. Mary’s of Auburn, alongside St. Mary’s Catholic Church of Lake City, were presented checks to aid in repair and maintenance projects. The donation to Opportunity Living will go toward Operation SOS (Save Our Swimming Pool). [Tyler Anderson/The Graphic-Advocate]
    01/14/2020 - 1:19pm

  • SCC senior Zane Neubaum throws down the dunk during the first half of a Twin Lakes Conference matchup between the Titans and St. Mary’s this past Friday night at The Panther Pit in Storm Lake. [Tyler Anderson/The Graphic-Advocate]
    01/14/2020 - 12:47pm
  • 01/14/2020 - 12:24pm

  • Pictured clockwise from left to right, SCC Elementary School's construction, Supervisors, Downtown Street and Sidewalk project of Lake City, SCC Superintendent Jeff Kruse and Jacob Kalkwarf at Sweet Corn Daze in Rockwell City. [File photos]
    01/07/2020 - 2:10pm

  • Pictured at top was the South Central Calhoun boys' track & field team. From left to right on the bottom are Kaylynn Ridgely, Brennan Holder and Landon Schleisman, Chase and Blake McAlister and Emma McKinney. [Top photo courtesy of Jeff Storjohann, File photos]
    01/07/2020 - 1:59pm
  • 01/07/2020 - 12:17pm
  • 01/07/2020 - 12:14pm

News


It was a rare sight to behold in the City with Everything but a Lake, as Main Street in Lake City was quiet during noontime. This was due to the winter storm that struck the area this past weekend. [Tyler Anderson/The Graphic-Advocate]
01/21/2020 - 1:17pm
Wintery conditions prompt schools, county offices to close Simply put, the first winter storm of 2020 was a doozy. Beginning with plummeting temperatures on Thursday morning, The Graphic-Advocate area saw measureable snow dumped on roads, streets...

Opinion

01/21/2020 - 12:14pm
Do you know what you would do if the heat suddenly failed during a blizzard? How would you keep your family warm for the extent of the crisis? Don’t panic! Below are some ideas for making sure your family, and possible neighbors, stay warm. Start by...

Sports


SCC senior Zane Neubaum soars to the hoop during a Jan. 10 matchup against St. Mary’s in Storm Lake. Neubaum torched Humboldt on Jan. 14, totaling 40 points and 11 steals. [Tyler Anderson/The Graphic-Advocate]
01/21/2020 - 1:13pm
The South Central Calhoun boys’ basketball team has been red hot since coming back from winter break. However, to keep their winning streak intact, the Titans had to lean on senior guard Zane Neubaum. And boy, did Neubaum deliver. Going into hostile...

Obituaries

01/13/2020 - 9:09am
Donald O’Tool, 91, died Friday, Jan. 10, 2020, at Stewart Memorial Community Hospital in Lake City. Visitation will be from 2 p.m. to 4 p.m. with a funeral service at 4 p.m. on Sunday, Jan. 12, 2020, at Woodlawn Christian Church in Lake City. A...

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