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Phone scammers impersonate Sherriff, IRS

May 22, 2015 9:00am

The Better Business Bureau released an alert about phone scams recently reported in Boone County and Henry County, and a similar call also came into the Dallas County Sheriff’s Office.


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No fatalities in car vs. Harley crash

Updated: May 11, 2015 5:13pm

A motorcycle vs. car crash left two injured and one ticketed over the weekend. The collision occurred around 11 a.m. on Sunday, May 3 at what police agknowledged as a “dangerous intersection,” the...

Dallas County Operations Administrator addresses some budget projection issues at the Board of Supervisor's meeting, April 28.

How Dallas Co. Conservation trail revenues are spent

Apr 30, 2015 4:01pm

Local governmental

boards and councils are toiling

over budget agendas this

time of year, hoping to approve

department figures and

projections for the fiscal year...

Cory Daugherty

Cory Daughtery sentenced to 6 years in federal prison plus 10 at state level

Apr 30, 2015 3:54pm

Cory Lee Daughtery, 30,

of Earlham, was sentenced

in federal court last week for

a surprising act of defi ance

involving him brandishing a

fi re arm inside a...

Larry Spencer, Sen. Joni Ernst and Dallas County Veteran Affairs director Ed Vos (left-right) were honored veterans at the Dexter Community Roundhouse Saturday, April 28 as part of the Dexter American Legion Post’s Quilts of Valor tradition. (Korean War veteran Ed Harvey was unable to attend.)

Ernst, Vos, Harvey & Spencer lauded by Dexter Legion Post

Apr 30, 2015 2:56pm

It was quite the turnout

in Dexter at the historic

Roundhouse last weekend

when three area veterans

arrived as guests of honor

to receive the Dexter


Trail user fees feed admin coffers

Apr 29, 2015 10:48am

Local governmental boards and councils are toiling over budget agendas this time of year, hoping to approve department figures and projections for the fiscal year ahead in time for the end-of-May...

Emerald Ash Borer lands in Dallas County

Apr 23, 2015 1:17pm

The Emerald Ash Borer has landed in Dallas County. That’s what George Warford, Dallas County forester said about the penny-sized, ash-eating beetle.

Last week it was confirmed the EAB landed...

Director of Dallas County Veterans Affairs resigns

Apr 23, 2015 1:05pm

ADEL— The Dallas County director of Veterans Affairs is giving up his position.

Ed Vos, director of Dallas County Veterans Affairs since 2011, told the Board of Supervisors and the public...

Perry man could get up to 20 years in jail

Updated: Apr 23, 2015 9:03am

A Perry man landed two felonies after police found him passed out with 40 grams of meth.

Dustin Brobst, 24, was arrested at April 18, after he was found passed out inside his car at West End...

Van Meter high school senior earns $21K in speech contests

Apr 16, 2015 2:55pm

Emma Skahill has a way with words. But, perhaps

just as important as her message and her ability to

articulate it, is the amount of courage she displays in

her delivery.


Adel-DeSoto-Minburn School District Superintendent Greg Dufoe

$13.5M bonded district-wide improvements running smoothly

Updated: Apr 17, 2015 5:20pm

“Everything’s right on track,” superintend Greg Dufoe said following the April 13 Adel-DeSoto-Minburn School Board meeting. In the wake of a major bond issue passing with 84 percent approval by...

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