BV county supervisors accept sheriff's resignation - KTIV News 4 Sioux City IA: News, Weather and Sports

BV county supervisors accept sheriff's resignation

Posted:
STORM LAKE, Iowa (KTIV) - The Buena Vista County, Iowa Sheriff is taking final steps to turn in his badge after more than 30 years.

Buena Vista County Supervisors approved the resignation of Gary Launderville Tuesday. Launderville won numerous awards for his work in the county.He's leaving to be with his wife and five young children who live in Lake Ozark, Missouri.

Supervisors will appoint Major Doug Simons to serve as the interim sheriff on April 1. Simons will hold that position until the November general election. From there, it will be whomever is elected.

Powered by WorldNow
All content © Copyright 2000 - 2014 WorldNow and KTIV Television Inc. All Rights Reserved.
For more information on this site, please read our Privacy Policy, Terms of Service and Mobile Privacy Policy & Terms of Service.

Persons with disabilities who need assistance with issues relating to the content of this station's public inspection file should contact Administrative Assistant Kathy Clayton at (712) 239-4100 x209. Questions or concerns relating to the accessibility of the FCC's online public file system should be directed to the FCC at 888-225-5322, at 888-835-5322 (TTY) or at fccinfo@fcc.gov.