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Strawberry Point Part Dealer Cited For Illegal Tire Burning

An antique tractor part dealer is being cited for illegally burning old tractor tires. Jerry Everitt from Strawberry Point has been illegally burning tires on his land up until someone reported him in March, says an article in Iowa Capital Dispatch. An investigator from the DNR told Iowa Capital Dispatch that Everitt seemed to not know that you are not supposed to be burning tires.
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Arnold Schwers – Manchester, formerly of Shell Rock

Arnold Schwers, 76, of Manchester formerly of Shell Rock, Iowa, passed away on Sunday, May 8, 2022, at the Good Neighbor Home in Manchester. Visitation for Arnold will be held Friday, May 20, 2022, 9:30 to 10:30 a.m. at the St. Patrick Hall, (Ryan Gymnasium) in Ryan. Funeral Service will follow at 11:00 a.m. St. Patrick Catholic Church in Ryan with the Reverend Gabriel Anderson officiating. Inurnment will follow at Calvary Cemetery, Ryan, with Military Rites. Bohnenkamp-Murdoch Funeral Home & Cremation Service, Manchester is in charge of arrangements.
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Fire destroys Oelwein home early Sunday morning

OELWEIN, Iowa — Firefighters were called to an empty home early Sunday morning in Oelwein. Just before 7:30am Sunday, first responders were called to 513 1st Street NE. When they arrived, flames and heavy smoke were already pouring out of the house. Crews made their way inside to confirm...

Jesup Man Could See Jail Time For Beating Seagull With A Bat

One Iowa man is in big trouble for an alleged act of violence in the state of Florida. Last November, Paul Fletcher of Jesup made a trip down to Florida according to reports. During the trip, a report from police went out asking for the public's help in finding the suspect of a case of violence against an animal.
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Jury Convicts Lang of First Degree Murder in Independence Trooper’s Death

The man accused of murdering a State Patrol Trooper from Independence has been found guilty. The jury took around two-and-a-half hours Monday to reach a verdict in the trial of 42-year-old Michael Lang of Grundy Center, which was moved to Hamilton County due to publicity surrounding the case. Lang was accused of shooting and killing Sergeant Jim Smith during a standoff last April.
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Decorah girls attack the goal

Hitting the road, the Decorah girls’ soccer team (5-11) kept control of the ball throughout Thursday’s game at West Delaware (0-14) to win 9-0. “Both halves of this game were played mostly in our offensive third of the pitch, with chance after chance at goal. The game should really have ended early by the mercy rule, but we kept misfiring on shots that would have given us the 10-goal advantage,” noted Coach Loren Hendrickson.

Female drowns in Wapsipinicon River in Linn County

CENTRAL CITY, Iowa (KCRG) - An unidentified female died on Saturday afternoon in an incident while tubing on the Wapsipinicon River northwest of Central City, according to officials. At around 1:37 p.m., the Linn County Sheriff’s Office was sent to a report of a woman who had gone missing while...
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Two Manchester Men Arrested for Separate Domestic Assaults

Manchester Police have arrested two men after responding to domestic assault situations. Police says they received a report last Monday of a domestic and sexual assault that took place at 1220 West Marion Street in Manchester. The victim told police her boyfriend became upset with her, choked her and forced her to have sexual intercourse with him. 42-year old Demond Mayzes of Manchester was charged with Third Degree Sexual Assault and Domestic Assault Impeding Air Flow.

Nationwide warrant for Clermont man accused of child sex abuse

CLERMONT, Iowa (KCRG) - The Fayette County Sheriff’s Office is asking for the public’s assistance in locating an Iowa man suspected of child sex abuse. Officials say a nationwide warrant has been issued for 45-year-old Matthew Eric Nordrum for sex abuse in the second degree. Nordrum allegedly sexually assaulted a child under the age of 5 while the child was at his home in Clermont.