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Dallas County Sheriff’s Report: June 20-28

Jun 23, 2016 12:33pm

June 22, 2016

Michael Edgar Snyder, age 54 of 4623 61 St., Urbandale was arrested on a warrant for failure to appear for pretrial – original charge of public intoxication.

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McNeill announced as Sweet Corn Parade Grand Marshal

Updated: Jun 22, 2016 4:02pm

Retired Adel Police Chief Jim McNeill was with the City of Adel for 29 years. While on the police force he was the Chief of Police for 19 years. Jim was known for his leadership, reliability,...

Adel Partners Chamber of Commerce joins Greater Des Moines Partnership

Updated: Jun 22, 2016 4:18pm

The Adel Partners Chamber of Commerce has joined the Greater Des Moines Partnership as an Affiliate Chamber. The Adel Partners Chamber has 140 Business Members, all of which automatically become...

Gay & Lesbian Victory Fund endorses Bryce Smith

Updated: Jun 22, 2016 4:19pm

On Wednesday June 22, The Gay & Lesbian Victory Fund, a national organization designed to get LGBT candidates elected to public office has officially endorsed Bryce Smith for his run for the...

Adel Police Report: June 13-19

Updated: Jun 22, 2016 4:18pm


A two vehicle accident occurred in the 100 block of S. 9th St., Adel. A vehicle being driven by Duane Cooper, 423 E. Washington St., Colfax, Iowa was attempting to pull into the...

Many students received scholarships from the A-D-M Scholarship Foundation. Pictured are 41 students who were recognized and awarded scholarships at the A-D-M Graduation Ceremony. PHOTO BY CLINT COLE/DALLAS COUNTY NEWS

A-D-M Scholarship Foundation awards scholarships at graduation

Updated: Jun 22, 2016 4:18pm

The ADM Scholarship Foundation awarded scholarships to forty-one graduating seniors at the Commencement Ceremony on May 29. The Foundation, representing the largest single contributor of...


Questions arise about Longmire-Davis Cemetery

Updated: Jun 22, 2016 4:19pm

At the Dallas County Board of Supervisors meeting on Tuesday, June 21 in Adel, the Supervisors, County Attorney Wayne Reisetter and Jim Turner, the Adams Township trustee chair discussed the...

Waukee Police Report: June 13-19, 2016

Updated: Jun 22, 2016 4:19pm

ACCIDENT: 6-13-16 at 1835 hours, Incident #2016-0608 – A vehicle driven by Erika Shepherd of Waukee was traveling northbound on Warrior Lane. Shepherd had a green light and was proceeding north...

BACoon Ride participants ride into Waukee at the Raccoon River Valley Trailhead to finish off the day on Saturday, June 18. The BACoon Ride took cyclists around the loop with bacon stops along the way. PHOTO BY JUSTIN JAGLER/DALLAS COUNTY NEWS

BACoon Ride celebrates third year

Updated: Jun 22, 2016 4:18pm

Some treat the BACoon Ride as a chance to prepare for RAGBRAI later in the summer but everyone treats it as a chance to enjoy bacon and beverages all day long. The BACoon Ride, in its third year,...

The large ampersand outside of the new Kum & Go on Grand Prairie Parkway was inspired by the local Waukee area. The work of art was revealed at the ribbon cutting for the new store on Friday, June 17. PHOTO BY CLINT COLE/DALLAS COUNTY NEWS

Kettlestone’s Kum & Go opens to the public

Updated: Jun 22, 2016 4:19pm

Grand Prairie Parkway has been paved, the interchange to Interstate 80 east and westbound has been constructed and all that is left to come to make Kettlestone what it will some day become is the...

Dallas County Sheriff Report: June 15-22, 2016

Updated: Jun 22, 2016 4:19pm

June 20, 2016

Alan Troy McDowell, age 48 of 709 N 4th Ave., 1, Marshalltown was arrested at the 110 mile marker of Interstate 80 for driving while barred and operation without registration...


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