Resource Center
Sand Seed ServiceContact:  
Carol Reuter
PO Box 648
Marcus, IA 51035
Phone: 712-376-4135



Sanford Museum & PlanetariumContact:    
Linda Burkhart
117 E. Willow St.
Cherokee, IA 51012
Phone: (712) 225-3922


Located in Cherokee, Iowa, the Sanford Museum and Planetarium has exhibits and activities on a variety of subjects including: Archaeology, Art, Astronomy, Geology, History, Natural History, and Paleontology. The museum was made possible through a trust fund established by the late Mr. & Mrs. W.A. Sanford of Cherokee, in memory of their only son, Tiel.
It was their intention to create a charitable trust for historical, cultural and educational purposes that was to be free and open to the public.
The facility was officially opened to the public in 1951. Since then, more than one million visitors have viewed exhibits, attended demonstrations, and taken part in a wide variety of activities.

Sanford Museum & PlanetariumContact:    
Linda Burkhart
117 E. Willow St.
Cherokee, IA 51012
Phone: (712) 225-3922


Located in Cherokee, Iowa, the Sanford Museum and Planetarium has exhibits and activities on a variety of subjects including: Archaeology, Art, Astronomy, Geology, History, Natural History, and Paleontology. The museum was made possible through a trust fund established by the late Mr. & Mrs. W.A. Sanford of Cherokee, in memory of their only son, Tiel.
It was their intention to create a charitable trust for historical, cultural and educational purposes that was to be free and open to the public.
The facility was officially opened to the public in 1951. Since then, more than one million visitors have viewed exhibits, attended demonstrations, and taken part in a wide variety of activities.

Schmillen Complete CleaningContact:  
PO Box 253
Marcus, IA 51035
Phone: 712-376-2213



Schmillen ConstructionContact:  
PO Box 488
Marcus, IA 51035
Phone: 712-376-2249



Sioux City JournalContact:   
Ron Peterson, Publisher
515 Pavonia St.
Sioux City, IA 51101-2245
Phone: (800) 397-2213



Siouxland Regional Housing AuthorityContact:   
Ellen Schmidt
520 Nebraska St.
Sioux City, IA 51101
Phone: 712-252-4520
Fax: 712-252-4542

SRHA serves low income qualified households in Cherokee, Ida (Galva & Holstein only), Monona, Plymouth and Woodbury (excludes Sioux City) Counties to acquire HUD Section 8 Rental Assistance through the Housing Choice Voucher Program.
You will need to fill out a pre-application and the provide required income and asset documentation. When pre-qualified the household is issued a housing choice voucher. The household finds suitable housing and that must pass a housing Quality Standard Inspection as being decent, safe & sanitary. The household then signs a one-year lease, the landlord signs the contract with SRHA and each month SRHA sends the landlord a check to pay for a portion of the household rent.

Skyline MotelContact:    
Larry Prell
768 N 2nd St
Cherokee, IA 51012
Phone: (712) 225-2544/(866) 461-8429



Smith InsuranceContact:   
309 N Main St
Marcus, IA 51035
Phone: 712-376-2112 & 712-786-2083


Auto * Home * Farm * RV
Long Term Care

Sports Rehab & TherapyContact:   
1101 N 2nd St
Cherokee, IA 51012
Phone: 712-225-3344


Established in 1982 as a physical therapy clinic emphasizing sports rehabilitation and manual therapy, today we also offer occupational and speech therapy, as well as athletic and wellness training. Our team provides these services at our Cherokee location and also in area hospitals, schools, nursing facilities, and residential homes in Northwest Iowa. Both clinics feature warm water, therapeutic exercise pools.
Location hours are:
Mon - Fri 7:00 a.m. - 5:30 p.m.
Sat 8:00 a.m. - 11:00 a.m.

Spring Lake ParkContact:    
808 Spring Lake Dr
Cherokee, IA 51012
Phone: (712) 225-2715


This city green space offers playground and picnic equipment as well as overnight camping facilities for tents and RV's. It is a beautiful spot to spend a day or weekend.

St. Paul Lutheran Church (Missouri Synod)Contact:  
Pastor Rev. Larry Lemke
501 Locust St.
Aurelia, IA 51005
Phone: (712) 434-2331


Sunday Worship: 9:30AM
Family Christian Education Hour: 10:45AM
Holy Communion: 1st and 3rd Sunday of each month

St. Paul's United Methodist ChurchContact:  
Pastor Cris Decious
531 W. Main
Cherokee, IA 51012
Phone: (712) 225-3955


8:45 AM On Radio-KCHE
Sunday Worship: 10:10 AM (October 1 thru June 1) 9:30AM (June 1-October 1) (Nursery provided)
Sunday School for Children & Adults: 9 AM (October 1 thru June 1)

State Savings & Loan in CherokeeContact:   
200 S 2nd St., PO Box 966
Cherokee, IA 51012
Phone: (712) 225-6117
Fax: (712) 225-6110

Lobby Hours:
Monday - Friday, 9:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.


Drive Up Hours
Monday - Thursday, 8:30 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Friday 8:30 a.m. - 5:30 p.m
Saturday 8:30 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.

State Savings & Loan in MarcusContact:   
719 S Highway 143, PO Box 487
Marcus, IA 51049
Phone: (712) 376-2434
Fax: (712) 376-2437

Lobby Hours:
Monday - Friday, 9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.


Drive Up Hours:
Monday - Thursday, 8:30 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Friday 8:30 a.m. - 5:30 p.m

SubwayContact:  
307 S 2nd St
Cherokee, IA 51012
Phone: 712-225-2755


Delicatessen

Sunset KnollContact:    
Administrator
401 West 5th Street
Aurelia, IA 51005
Phone: (712) 434-2294


Sunset Knoll Care & Rehab Center is a health care facility that includes nursing, skilled, respite and hospice care in our continuum of care. We are located in a residential neighborhood in Aurelia, Iowa and enjoy a park-like campus. Sunset Knoll was opened in 1962 and has been privately owned by stock-holders since that time. Our facility was started by the people of Aurelia who wanted a place for their family and friends to receive the help they needed

Sunset ParkContact:    
401 W. 5th St.
Aurelia, IA 51005
Phone: (712) 434-2294


Sunset Park is an independent living community located on the grounds of the Sunset Knoll Nursing Home in Aurelia, IA.