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Carroll Man Arrested After Causing Disturbance In Downtown Jefferson Saturday

A Carroll man face charges in Greene County District Court after causing a disturbance in downtown Jefferson Saturday evening. The Jefferson Police Department was dispatched to the intersection of Lincoln Way and Vine Street at approximately 8:40 p.m. in response to a report to the dispatch center of a subject harassing people in the area. Upon arrival, law enforcement made contact with the individual and identified him as 45-year-old Anthony Lee Kies. Authorities say Kies refused to comply with the officer’s commands, and he was taken into custody. Kies was booked into the Greene County Law Enforcement Center on charges of disorderly conduct and interference with official acts, simple misdemeanors.
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Lyle Stork, 60, of Glidden

Funeral services for Lyle Stork, age 60, of Glidden, are pending at the Dahn and Woodhouse Funeral Home in Glidden.
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Teen Cited Following Two-Vehicle Collision Friday Evening In Carroll

No injuries were reported in a two-vehicle collision Friday evening in Carroll. Officers with the Carroll Police Department were dispatched at approximately 7:38 p.m. to the scene of the accident at the intersection of Court and 2nd Streets. Their initial investigation determined a 2007 Pontiac Grand Prix, operated by a 17-year-old male driver from Arcadia, was traveling eastbound on 2nd. At the same time, a 2015 Chrysler 200C, driven by a 16-year-old female from Lidderdale, was traveling southbound on Court and failed to yield to the oncoming vehicle. The Chrysler collided with the driver’s side of the Pontiac, resulting in disabling damage to both cars. The female driver was cited for failure to yield to vehicle on right and driving with a revoked license.

Catherine Zimmer of Carroll

Catherine Zimmer, age 93, of Carroll, died Saturday, June 25, 2022 at Regency Park Nursing Home in Carroll. Mass of the Christian Burial will be celebrated at 10:30 a.m. Wednesday, June 29, 2022 at Holy Spirit Church – St. John Paul II Parish in Carroll. The celebrant will be Fr. Kevin Richter. Music will be by Jane Heithoff and Keziah Janssen. Lector will be Bill Eich. Gift Bearers will be Amanda Zimmer and Chris Zimmer. Eucharistic Minister will be Tom Simons. Casket Bearers will be Tom Simons, Stan Kerkhoff, Gerald Hahn, Bill Eich, Pat Renze and Dr. Alicia Olson. Burial will be at 1:30 p.m. at St. Ann’s Cemetery in Vail. The Carroll Catholic Daughters of the Americas will form an honor guard for the funeral mass.

Breda American Legion’s Annual Independence Day Celebration Doubles As Post #607’s Centennial

The Breda American Legion is celebrating more than our nation’s independence this Fourth of July weekend as they mark 100 years of serving and supporting area veterans, veteran families, and local communities. Bob Fasbender, a longtime Post #607 member, says their organization was chartered on March 2, 1922 and has grown into one of the most active posts in western Iowa.

Dunlap Public Library adopts new Registered Sex Offender Policy

DUNLAP (Heart of Illinois ABC) - A library controversy in Dunlap led to changes Monday night. The Board of Trustees approved a clarified statement on how registered sex offenders are to be treated when using the public facility, as allowed under state law. A May 17 incident led to one...

KMAland Softball (6/27): Stephens helps Shenandoah get split with Harlan

(KMAland) -- Shenandoah picked up a rare win over Harlan, Kuemper, D-S, Glenwood & Creston got sweeps, Griswold clinched the Corner, Lamoni edged Lenox in non-conference play and more from Monday in KMAland softball. HAWKEYE TEN CONFERENCE. Harlan 7 Shenandoah 5. Harlan score two runs in the bottom of the...

Mary Beatty Obituary

Mary Elizabeth Beatty, the daughter of Louis and Lottie (Wedding) Helmuth, was born in Washington D.C., October 14, 1925. She passed away June 26, 2022, at the Salem Lutheran Home in Elk Horn, IA, at the age of 96 years. Mary graduated from Maryland Park High School. After graduating, she...

Update: Cass County Sheriff’s Report; Chiropractor arrested for Sexual Abuse

(Cass Co.) The Cass County Sheriff’s Office arrested Chad Faaborg, 47, of Exira, on June 21st on the charge of Sexual Abuse 3rd Degree. According to the complaint and affidavit, the victim reported they had an appointment with Dr. Chad Faaborg at his practice at Simply Chiropractic in Anita. The victim reported that during the appointment, Dr. Faaborg went under their clothing, fondled them and performed a sex act without their permission.

Animal Rescue Of Carroll Annual Drive-Through Dinner Is Monday Night

Animal Rescue of Carroll is having their annual drive-through dinner on Monday at St. John Lutheran Church in Carroll. Karen Schouten with Animal Rescue of Carroll, says the event is open to the public, and she adds they will be providing a unique summertime menu. The event takes place at...

Phase 11 Streetscape, Rec Center Bids, And Train Horn Mitigation Back On The Agenda For Monday’s Carroll City Council Meeting

The Carroll City Council will review bids for the proposed Carroll Rec Center improvement project, consider moving forward with the final phase of the Downtown Streetscape Project, and more at tomorrow’s (Monday) meeting. One of the first items of business is formal council approval of the hire of Dan Hannasch as Carroll’s next fire chief. His first official day with the city is July 11, and he will be replacing Greg Schreck, who is retiring next month after a 40-year career with the Carroll Fire Department. City Manager Mike Pogge-Weaver says the council will continue a discussion from their previous meeting concerning the end of the Downtown Streetscape project.

North Main Street Patching Project In Carroll Begins Monday Morning

Carroll city officials are reminding drivers that several blocks of North Main Street will be closed to motor vehicle traffic beginning this (Monday) morning for the start of road construction. Crews from Ten Point Construction will be working on Main from 14th Street northwards. The bulk of the project is focused on full-depth patching along this segment of the roadway. The 18th Street intersection will be kept open as much as possible, but officials are advising motorists to be aware of the potential for delays through mid- to late-July.

Byron Christensen Obituary

Funeral Services for 75 year old Byron “Doc” Christensen of Harlan will be Tuesday, June 28th at 1:00 PM at the Pauley Jones Funeral Home in Harlan. Visitation will be prior to the service beginning at 10:00 AM. Burial will be at Cuppy’s Grove Cemetery in Harlan. The Pauley Jones Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.

Exira-EHK school board approves multiple bids for upcoming school year

(Elk Horn) The Exira-EHK school board took care of a number of routine items during their June meeting. Superintendent Trevor Miller says Kids in the Village is up and running inside the school. The Board has formally approved a lease agreement for the daycare. “It opened June 1st and they have around 15 kids. Getting the quirks out, but it’s going well and it’s good. It helps out the community and it’s a good partnership with our district.”

CCSD Board Of Education Approves Addition Of Entry-Level Drive Training For New Bus Drivers

The Carroll Community School District (CCSD) Board of Education met this (Monday) afternoon for a special meeting regarding end-of-year billing and other topics. One of the main topics the board reviewed was the addition of entry-level driver training. Transportation Director Jeff Cullen says back in February, the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Association (FMCSA) introduced new rules regarding new bus drivers.