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Schindler Appointed New Delaware County Recorder

Schindler Appointed New Delaware County Recorder

Delaware County has a new county recorder. Daneen Schindler was sworn in Wednesday morning after being appointed to the position by the Delaware County Board of Supervisors. Schindler was one of 43 applicants for the position, with the group quickly narrowed down to five finalists – Cindy Craig, Holly Zieser, Marsha Mescher, Barb Wall and

Car-Tractor Accident In Sends One To Hospital

An Elkader man was taken to the hospital after he attempted to pass a tractor.  The accident happened shortly after noon on Wednesday on the Gunder Road.  27 year old Michael Podolsky was traveling west on the Gunder Road when he attempted to pass a tractor pulling a haybine driven by 26 year old Andy

Semi Loses Load On Highway 151 In Dubuque County

A “load shift” is being blamed for a hazardous materials spill on Highway 151 and Reiter Road in Dubuque County.  According to the Dubuque County Sheriff’s Office, Joseph Moore of Muldrow, Oklahoma was driving a tractor trailer owned by Simon Trucking of Farley late Wednesday afternoon when the load in his semi shifted, causing several

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Three Injured in Buchanan County Collision

Three people were injured Wednesday morning in a crash in Buchanan County. The Iowa State Patrol says the accident happened at the intersection of V-65 and D-47 south of Jesup. A car driven by 17-year old Jenna Weber of Brandon was hit in the driver’s side door by a northbound vehicle as Weber tried turning

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Clayton County Part Of Disaster Proclamation

DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) – A disaster proclamation has been issued for 18 Iowa counties affected by recent severe weather. Gov. Terry Branstad issued the proclamation Tuesday. It allows the state to help residents impacted by a tornado that hit parts of Wapello County on June 20. The proclamation also helps residents affected by other

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Fire Damages Home On Buchanan-Delaware Ave

The Coggon Fire Department responded to a fire Saturday night just before midnight at 3385 Buchanan – Delaware Avenue.  No one was home at the time of the fire, which was discovered when the family arrived after being gone all day.   The home, owned by Kyle Betenbender sustained extensive heat and smoke damage throughout the

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High Speed Chase In Jones Co. Results In Rollover

A high speed chase in Jones County ended with an Anamosa man rolling his vehicle, and now he faces several charges.  A Jones County Deputy was on routine patrol Monday night near Morley when he met a vehicle traveling over the speed limit.  The deputy turned around and caught up with the vehicle and activated

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