Help Wanted: 911 Dispatcher
The Dickinson County Sheriff's Office is looking to hire a full time 911 Communications Dispatcher. This is a night position and must be able to work weekends and holidays.
Applicants must have above average communications skills and have the ability to multi-task and all applicants are subject to a background investigation. The Dickinson County Sheriff's Office offers excellent pay and benefits.
- Published on Friday, 14 August 2015 06:08
On August 13th, 2015 at around 6pm the Dickinson County Sheriff’s Office received multiple calls about an airplane on the roadway in the 2900 block of A31 west of N14. One of the calls received was from the Storm Lake Airport advising that the airplane had to make an emergency landing.
The pilot, John Walker of Waterloo, ran out of fuel and had to make an emergency landing. Walker landed the airplane safely. The road was temporarily shut down while Walker went to get some fuel. After refueling the airplane, Walker flew the airplane to the Okoboji Airport.
- Published on Monday, 10 August 2015 14:12
Lakeshore Center at Okoboji is hosting a free day camp from children and teens ages 7-17 who are grieving the death of a loved one. The focus of Camp I Believe is on healing. All the activities - indeed, the entire camp experience - takes place in a safe, supportive and caring environment.