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Police and Sheriff’s Reports

Crimes could be linked

by dhayes on July 22, 2014

Poweshiek, Iowa and Benton county sheriff’s investigate thefts and burglaries By BRIAN RATHJEN brathjen@registermedia.com Authorities from multiple counties are investigating a series of crimes in Iowa, Benton and Poweshiek counties. According to Iowa County Sheriff Rob Rotter, his department – along with the Benton and Poweshiek county sheriff’s departments – are investigating a number of […]

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SINGLE-VEHICLE FRIDAY, JUNE 27 • Midnight: A single-vehicle accident was reported on A Diagonal between Victor and Ladora. The Iowa County Sheriff’s Department reported that Curtis Kline, South Amana, failed to negotiate a curve while driving eastbound on A Diagonal. The vehicle went into the ditch and rolled over. There were no injuries, and Kline […]

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Malcom man dies in two-vehicle accident

July 16, 2014 Agriculture News

By DANN HAYES dhayes1@dmreg.com A Malcom man was killed in a two-vehicle accident on F29 (Old Highway 6) just east of Malcom on Monday, July 14. According to the Iowa State Patrol, Marvin Beck, 75, was rear ended by a Buick Enclave driven by Laura Maurer, 37, Brooklyn, at approximately 6 p.m. Beck was ejected […]

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Missouri man charged with vehicular homicide in fatal automobile accident on US 6

July 15, 2014 Agriculture News

By DANN HAYES dhayes1@dmreg.com Gregory C. Mason, 54, Blue Springs, Mo., has been charged with vehicular homicide following a two-vehicle traffic accident on U.S. Highway 6 near 90th Street, east of Grinnell, that killed one person. Larry Miller, 78, of Belle Plaine, was killed in the accident which took place on Thursday, June 19. Miller’s […]

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One injured in train, vehicle accident in Kellogg

July 15, 2014 Agriculture News

By DANN HAYES dhayes1@dmreg.com One person was injured with a train collided with a road maintainer near Heartland Coop in Kellogg on Monday, July 7. According to John R. Halferty, Jasper County Sheriff, a westbound Iowa Interstate train on the main line struck a Jasper County Maintainer that was northbound crossing the main tracks at […]

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BREAKING NEWS: Sentencing continued for Tanke on theft charges

July 14, 2014 Amana Colonies news

By BRIAN RATHJEN For a second time, the sentencing of a former Iowa County official in connection with the theft of more than $60,000 in public funds over a four-year period has been continued. Kimberly J. Tanke, 53, Williamsburg, was to be sentenced Monday, July 14, in Iowa County District Court on first-degree theft charges. […]

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IOWA COUNTY SHERIFF’S REPORT – July 3, 2014

July 9, 2014 Amana Colonies news

MULTI-VEHICLE WEDNESDAY, JUNE 25 • 6:44 a.m.: A rear-end colliion was reported at the intersection of U.S. Highway 151 and 42nd Avenue in Amana. The Iowa County Sheriff’s Department reported that a vehicle driven by Gary Williamowski, Cedar Rapids, struck a stopped vehcile driven b MIchael Phillips, Cedar Rapids. Williamowski was cited for failure to […]

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IOWA COUNTY SHERIFF’S REPORT –
Weather contributes to several accidents in Iowa County

July 9, 2014 Amana Colonies news

Heavy rain played a major part in several accidents Sunday, June 22, in Iowa County, including three on Interstate 80, sheriff’s deputies stated. A Frankfort, Ill., boy was hurt in a two-car crash one mile east of Williamsburg, one of three repoted by the sheriff’s department during a two-hour time span. Donald Hagemaster III was […]

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Auto fire

July 8, 2014 Agriculture News

 

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Six Grinnell juveniles arrested on criminal mischief charges

July 8, 2014 Brooklyn

By DANN HAYES dhayes1@dmreg.com Grinnell police arrested a number of juveniles in two separate criminal mischief incidents on July 1. According to Grinnell Police Sergeant Christopher Wray, Grinnell Police arrested • two male juveniles in connection with several windows being shot out of numerous vehicles • four male juveniles for a series of mailboxes that […]

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