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Police and Sheriff’s Reports

Grinnell man arrested for burglary

by dhayes on July 21, 2015

Nathan also charged with assault after break-in Dann Hayes dhayes1@registermedia.com Grinnell police arrested a Grinnell man for burglary and assault on July 17 after a struggle. According to Dennis Reilly, Chief of Police, Grinnell officers responded at about 3:50 a.m. to a report of a burglary in progress on Bailey Street in Grinnell on Friday, […]

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Sedlock arrested after hit-and-run accident

by dhayes on July 21, 2015

Grinnell man charged with theft and OWI after incident Dann Hayes dhayes1@registermedia.com Grinnell police officers arrested a Grinnell man for a number of charges, including theft, after they responded to a report of a hit-and-run motor-vehicle crash on Friday, July 17. Jordan Sedlock, 25, Grinnell, was arrested for Driving While License Denied, Suspended or Revoked […]

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Ottumwa man charged in Malcom Lumber theft

July 14, 2015 Agriculture News

Dann Hayes dhayes1@registermedia.com An Ottumwa man has been charged in connection with a burglary of Malcom Lumber on May 24 in Grinnell. According to Sergeant Christopher Wray, Grinnell police have filed charges and applied for an arrest warrant for Gergory Wade Bonnett, 38, of Ottumwa. Bonnett is being charged with one count of Theft in […]

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Montezuma graduate fatally shot at Coral Ridge Mall

June 16, 2015 Agriculture News

Andrea Farrington killed staffing Iowa Children’s Museum kiosk Dann Hayes dhayes1@registermedia.com J.O. Parker joparker@registermedia.com Jeff Charis-Carlson jcharisc@press-citizen.com A Montezuma High School graduate was the victim of a fatal shooting at the Coral Ridge Mall on Friday, June 12 at Coralville. Andrea Farrington, 20, a 2012 graduate of Montezuma High School, was staffing the Iowa Children’s […]

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Andrea remembered as always ‘smiling’

June 16, 2015 Agriculture News

She always had a ‘bright personality’ and loved children J.O. Parker joparker@registermedia.com Jeff Charis-Carlson jcharisc@press-citizen.com Family and friends cherish the memory of Andrea Farrington as someone who always left them with a smile. “Every memory has left me with a small smile on my face and a sigh,” said Marge Hall, a retired Montezuma High […]

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Markers for vets taken at Goldenrod Cemetery

June 2, 2015 Brooklyn

Theft just before Memorial Day as grave robbers take $2,000 worth of markers J.O. PARKER joparker@registermedia.com The theft of 21 American Legion markers and 13 Auxiliary markers from Goldenrod Cemetery didn’t dampen the spirits of those attending Memorial Day services in Deep River, but it did cause some concern. Some in attendance wondered how low […]

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Chelsea man dies following two-car accident

May 26, 2015 Agriculture News

A Chelsea man was killed in a two-vehicle accident early Wednesday morning, May 20, near the Poweshiek/Tama county line. According to the Iowa State Patrol, both Thor William Curtis Osterholt, 19, and Sally Marie Slaven, 44, both of Chelsea, were injured when Osterholt’s 2002 Buick Century cross the center line of V-18 near the Poweshiek/Tama […]

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Brooklyn man arrested on sexual abuse charges

May 19, 2015 Brooklyn

Poweshiek County sheriff’s deputies arrested a Brooklyn man on sexual abuse charges on Friday, May 15. Deputies arrested Christopher Allen Losh, 37, and charged him with Sexual Abuse 2nd, a class B felony, and Child Endangerment, an Aggravated Misdemeanor, after deputies executed a search warrant at his home at 317 East 2nd St., Brooklyn. According […]

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More than 30 hurt in multiple I-80 crashes

May 12, 2015 Agriculture News

One person had to be airlifted for treatment Staff Reports Interstate 80 through Iowa County was a dangerous place to be Friday afternoon. Proof lay in a fiery crash 2½ miles west of the Marengo-North English exit that injured more than 30 people. That accident, the most serious of at least three reported in a […]

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Brooklyn man dies in single-vehicle accident

May 5, 2015 Agriculture News

Rollover cause of wreck on Interstate 80 early Sunday morning A Brooklyn man was killed in an automobile accident early Sunday morning in Iowa County on May 3, 2015. In a report filed by the Iowa State Patrol (ISP), Bryant Keith Westfall, 35, was travelling westbound on Interstate 80 when at the 219 mile marker, […]

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