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Dallas County Sheriff’s Report June 10-11, 2021

Francis Eugene Tonelli, age 49 of 3068 285th St., Stuart was arrested on warrants for violation of a no contact order and provide false identification information. Sergio Alejandro Villalobos, age 21 of 508 West Cass St., Osceola was arrested on a warrant for failure to appear-original charge of driving under suspension.
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Senior Farmers Market Nutrition Program

Residents in Dallas County may be eligible for money to spend this season at their local farmers markets. The Dallas County Health Department announced that residents in Dallas County who are low income and who are at least 60-years-old may be eligible for $30 to spend at their local farmers market.
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Positive COVID-19 Tests Slow In Raccoon Valley Radio-Listening Area

The Raccoon Valley Radio-listening area has only added six new COVID-19 positive tests since Tuesday. According to the State Coronavirus Dashboard, as of Friday, Dallas County has 12,623 total positive tests, for an increase of five, and 99 deaths. Adair County has 993 total positive tests, and 32 deaths. Guthrie County has 1,313 total positive tests, for an increase of one, and 32 deaths. Greene County has 870 total positive tests, and 11 deaths.
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Dallas County GOP holds Republican Roundup in Perry

The Dallas County GOP held a Republican Roundup event Tuesday afternoon in the Soumas Court in downtown Perry, with some 25 of the party faithful attending. Perry’s representatives in the Iowa Legislature were absent, but Dallas County GOP Co-Chair Kelley Koch introduced two Latino special guests, Ian Rojas of Clive, an evangelical pastor and salesperson at Toyota of Des Moines, and a Republican organizer from Perry.
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The Deadline To Register For a Dallas County Fair Program is Soon

The deadline for the 2021 Dallas County Fair Pigs and Pals Youth Swine Show is fast approaching. For youth who have wanted to show swine or want to learn more about showing swine this event will partner youth with a Dallas County 4-H swine exhibitor. This workshop is for those between the ages of four to third grade.
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Pickup, SUV collide at Otley Avenue, Fifth Street Thursday

A woman was briefly trapped in her vehicle when a pickup collided with an SUV on Otley Avenue at Fifth Street Thursday morning. The accident happened about 10:45 a.m. The victim was extricated and examined at the scene by the Dallas County EMS. The Dodge 1500 pickup sustained significant front-end...
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Dallas County Sheriff’s Report June 10

To view a log of the calls for service, click here. Alicia Kathleen Keasling, 22 of 1331 13th St., Des Moines, was arrested on a warrant for probation violation on an original charge of theft. Vacarro Lee Butts, 33, of 2340 Edenburn Dr., Ames, was arrested on a warrant for...
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Two Vehicle Crash In Perry Results In Injuries

A two vehicle crash in Perry Thursday results in injuries. The Perry Police and Fire departments and Dallas County EMS responded to a two vehicle crash at approximately 11 a.m. Thursday at the intersection of Fifth Street and Otley Avenue in Perry. A truck and an SUV were involved in the crash, and the airbags in the SUV were deployed.
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Health and Wellness: Students need vaccines to attend school

Many pediatricians concerned about the number of children and adolescents who have fallen behind in regular check-ups due to the COVID pandemic. Is your child behind schedule for developmental screenings, vision and hearing assessments and vaccinations for contagious illnesses such as chickenpox, measles and polio? The Dallas County Health Department urges parents to schedule appointments now to get their children to get caught up. You can find a vaccine schedule at cdc.gov. Your child’s clinic has records on immunizations and screenings. If you don’t consistently use the same clinic, call the Dallas County Health Department at 515-993-3750 for help with this.
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Dallas County Achievers

Nicholas Dufoe of Adel and Tom Altier and Emma Forbes of Granger were named to the spring 2021 dean’s list. Paige Weesner of Adel and Bryn Groff were named to the spring 2020 dean’s list. Groff was recognized for a 4.0 GPA. University of Iowa. Emma Olejniczak of Perry was...
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Completion of 9-Mile Bike Trail in Dallas County Would Be Part Of 118-Mile Loop

(Woodward) The completion of a nine-mile bike trail between Perry and Woodward would create a 118-mile loop of trails for bikers and hikers in central Iowa. The Dallas County Conservation Board is working on the project. Work on the trail started five years ago. The first two phases were completed in 2018 and 2020. The third and fourth phases of the project will be done this summer. Bicycle riders are enthusiastic about the completion. Some people in Perry would like to see the Trestle lit up at night – and they’d like to do that without having to drive over in a car.
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Clothing Event With Dallas County 4-H Is This Weekend

A Dallas County 4-H event will be taking place this weekend at the Dallas County Fairgrounds. The clothing event will take place from 1-4 p.m. Saturday and will feature a variety of events including Fashion Revue, Clothing Selection and the $15 Dollar Challenge. The event is open to both 4-H and Clover Kids members.
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Des Moines suspect absconds from Clarinda inpatient treatment

A Des Moines man who allegedly stole an Iowa State Patrol vehicle April 20 and led law enforcement on a high-speed pursuit across southern Dallas and northern Madison counties while handcuffed has “absconded” from the Zion Recovery facility in Clarinda. Brandon Eugene Doerring, 31, of 1334 22nd St., Des Moines,...
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Half-mile of Panther Creek Road closes for seven weeks

A one-half mile stretch of Panther Creek Road in southern Dallas County will be closed until Friday, July 30 at 5 p.m. for multiple culvert replacements and erosion control, the Dallas County Secondary Roads Department announced Thursday. The section of Panther Creek Road will close effective immediately but will be...
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Adel woman allegedly scratches husband’s face in fight

An Adel woman was arrested Tuesday after allegedly scratching her husband’s face in the course of an argument. Pamela Kae McGrean, 53, of 210 S. 17th St., Adel, was charged with third or subsequent offense domestic abuse assault. The incident began about 7 p.m. Tuesday in the 200 block of...