Dayton, IA

Two Jefferson Adults Arrested for Drugs

Two Jefferson adults were arrested following an alleged drug-related incident. According to court documents, an investigation began with the Jefferson Police Department following a traffic stop on January 17th. During the stop, the officer knew that the passenger, 21-year-old Makelia Brown was involved in distributing marijuana with 18-year-old Harvick Beals. The officer asked Brown if she would give consent to the officer searching her apartment.
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Jefferson Police Report May 13-15, 2022

8:43am: Nikki Henderson reported her Wi-Fi was not working at 100o West Adams Street, #3. She was advised to contact her provider. 8:50am: An officer assisted the GC Ambulance with a Medical Call in the 1000 Block of West Adams Street. 10:10am: Joe Wanninger reported a Lost/Stolen Registration Plate. 6:07pm:...
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Perry man allegedly assaults three for third May arrest in Perry

A Perry man was arrested in Sunday for the third time this month. Benjamin Sanchez Styles, 39, of 328 Pattee St., Perry, was charged with three counts of assault causing bodily injury or mental illness. The incident occurred May 6 about 4:45 p.m. in the 1100 block of Second Street,...

Jury finds Michael Lang guilty of first-degree murder

WEBSTER CITY, Iowa — A jury reached a verdict in the murder trial of Michael Lang Monday. Jury finds Lang guilty of first-degree murder, guilty of attempted murder, guilty of assaulting peace officer. Lang has now been convicted of murdering Sgt. Jim Smith in April of last year during...

Community shows appreciation for Perry Police Department Monday

The St. Pat’s cinnamon rolls did not last long, and the ice cream and cookies sweetened the afternoon as Perry people turned out to show support for local law enforcement at Police Appreciation Day. A portion of the proceeds of the fundraiser will go to purchase protective equipment for...

Ames Man Sentenced to Prison for Drug and Firearm Offenses

An Ames man will serve time in federal prison following his recent conviction on illegal drug and firearm possession charges. Fifty-three-year-old Lonnie Hill was sentenced recently to 18 years in prison after he pleaded guilty to Possession with Intent to Distribute Methamphetamine and having Possession of a Firearm as a Felon. Hill’s term of imprisonment will be followed by five years of supervised release.

Iowa man sentenced to 18 years in prison for drug trafficking, gun charges

DES MOINES, Iowa (WOWT) - A man from Ames, Iowa was sentenced to prison last Thursday. Lonnie Allen Hill, 53, was sentenced to 18 years for charges such as possession with intent to distribute methamphetamine and felon in possession of a firearm. In an investigation with Marshall County Sheriff’s Office,...

Peterson: Iowa State's Matt Campbell worried about transfer portal losses? Think again.

CARROLL — Iowa State football lost another safety recently. The fourth of somewhat significance since last season, I think. These days, the first question everyone wonders is if either another coach, or even players from another team tampered. From now until there are Name, Image and Likeness rules with teeth — we’ll always wonder about potential shenanigans.

Perry Police Department Report May 13-16, 2022

Accident: Unit 1 black 2014 Ford Fusion registered to and driven by Maeci Erynne Eyer, 1201 18th St., Perry. Unit 2 green 2005 Chevy pickup registered to Bobby Thomas, 814 6th St., Perry driven by Theresa Anne Thomas, 814 6th St., Perry. Accident report is not completed and details are not available. ‘Estimated loss $8000, Arrest: Benjamin Sanchez Styles, age 39,328 Pattee, Perry, was arrested on a Dallas County Warrant, Perry’s original charges of three counts of assault with bodily injury.

Former ISU back Breece Hall feels at home with New York Jets

Former Iowa State running back Breece Hall feels the New York Jets offense is a good fit for him. The two-time Big 12 Offensive Player of the Year was taken by the Jets in the second round of last month’s NFL Draft. Hall went through the Jets’ rookie mini-camp.

Dallas County Sheriff’s Report May 16

To view a log of the calls for service, click here. Fitina Charlotte of Clive was traveling in the 18000 block of Iowa Highway 141 Diagonal when her vehicle struck a deer. No injuries were reported. Damage was estimated at $5,000. Kram Nasser, 32, of 7800 Iltis Dr.,Urbandale, was traveling...

2022 Cyclone Tailgate Tour Kicked Off In Carroll

The annual Cyclone Tailgate Tour kicked off today (Monday) in Carroll at the Carrolton Center. After two years of virtual tours due to the pandemic, Iowa State University coaches and administrators were back on the road. The tour is a two-week state-wide event, and cyclone fans had the chance to meet Head Football Coach Matt Campbell, Head Men’s Basketball Coach T.J. Otzelberger, and the voice of the cyclone’s John Walters. The doors opened at noon, and the program started shortly after 12:30 p.m. Walters opened the event by saying he wanted to take everyone for coming out and supporting cyclone athletics and a special thank you to the cyclone club members.

Perry Police Report May 16

To view a log of the calls for service, click here. A 2014 Ford Fusion, registered to and driven by Maeci Erynne Eyer of 1201 18th St., Perry, collided with a 2005 Chevy pickup, registered to Bobby Thomas of 814 Sixth St., Perry, and driven by Theresa Anne Thomas of 814 Sixth St., Perry. No injuries were reported. Damages were estimated at $8,000.

62 seniors to graduate Sunday from South Hamilton.

South Hamilton’s Class of 2022 will recieve their diplomas this Sunday afternoon,May 22 at 2:00 in the school gymnasium in Jewell. There will be an estimated 62 seniors graduating this year from South Hamilton. This Wednesday,May 18 will bring the senior dinner and awards night. There will be the...

Jury deliberations underway in Michael Lang trial

WEBSTER CITY, Iowa (KCRG) - Closing arguments concluded Monday morning in the trial of a man accused of killing an Iowa State Trooper. Jury deliberations are now underway. Michael Lang faces first degree murder charges for the shooting death of Sergeant Jim Smith in Grundy Center last year. Sergeant Smith...