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Driver Responsible for Ryan Native’s Death Pleads Guilty

Driver Responsible for Ryan Native’s Death Pleads Guilty

The driver responsible for a Ryan native’s death has pleaded guilty to vehicular homicide. 47-year-old Lawson Chadwick of Hiawatha pleaded guilty Monday morning in the April 2015 death of Cedar Rapids city worker Stephen Cook. Cook grew up in Ryan and graduated from West Delaware (photo shown). Police say on the day of the crash,


DNR Monitoring Stream Near Ryan after Herbicide Spill

The DNR is monitoring a stream in Delaware County after a weekend spill. A small tributary of Golden Branch northeast of Ryan was polluted Saturday morning. They say a truck carrying one-thousand gallons of dilute Rowell herbicide hit a bridge abutment, causing the tank to fall into the stream. Most of the herbicide was recovered

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Driver Involved in Buck Creek Area Chase Released on Bond

The driver who was involved in a short chase in the Buck Creek area earlier this month has been released from jail. Jeth Johnson was taken into custody on Sunday, May 8th after leading authorities on a chase. The Delaware County Sheriff’s Office says deputies tried pulling Johnson over for a traffic violation near the


Fayette County Caretaker Arrested for Forging Checks

A Fayette County caretaker has been arrested for forging checks. The Sheriff’s Office says 55-year old Stacie Martin of Hawkeye faces a felony charge of forgery. Martin had allegedly been forging multiple checks since February from a 93-year old whom she was hired to take care of. The victim’s family contacted authorities earlier this month,


Third Suspect in Dubuque County Shooting Found in Maryland

DUBUQUE, Iowa (AP) – Maryland authorities have arrested a third suspect in the murder of a man at a mobile home park in Dubuque County. The Dubuque County Sheriff’s Office says 19-year-old Tacari Minifee was taken into custody Thursday outside a shopping center in Gaithersburg, Maryland. Minifee was wanted on an Iowa arrest warrant for

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Dyersville Ambassador Visits

The Dyersville Ambassadors made several visits on Thursday. The Ambassadors stopped by Terry’s Truck and Trailer to check out their expansion. They also visited Robyn Maiers and Rhonda Kendrick at Just for You, the gift shop in the Stone Creek Mall shopping center. Just for You is celebrating their 25th anniversary this year. And they