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Adel Police Reports: June 20-26

Jun 28, 2016 11:22am


A burglary was reported at A-Wye Electric, 1820 Main St., Adel.


Austin John Worthington, age 19, 2121 Greene St., #B30, Adel, was arrested for Trespassing.


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Waukee Police Report: June 6-12, 2016

Updated: Jun 15, 2016 4:46pm

ACCIDENT: 6-6-16 at 1609 hours, Incident #2016-0582 – Vehicles driven by Jon Gilbertson of Clive and Sudha Pulyala of Waukee were backing out of parking spots in the 200 block of N Warrior Lane at...

The Dallas Center-Grimes Track Club walked in the parade and threw candy to the children in attendance at Governors Days in Grimes on Saturday, June 11. PHOTO BY CLINT COLE/DALLAS COUNTY NEWS

Heat wave hits Grimes for Governors Days

Updated: Jun 15, 2016 4:45pm

Last weekend, temperatures in the Des Moines Metro Area reached the 90s for the first time of the year, but that didn’t stop the City of Grimes from celebrating its annual Governors Days Festival...


Waukee completes traffic counts, including Grand Prairie Parkway

Updated: Jun 15, 2016 4:46pm

In the months of April and May the City of Waukee conducted traffic counts on several major roads, including Grand Prairie Parkway, which opened to the public with a new interchange to Interstate...

Kum & Go to open store in Kettlestone Developement

Updated: Jun 15, 2016 4:46pm

On Dec. 1, 2015 Grand Prairie Parkway opened to the public along with the brand new interchange onto Interstate 80 east and westbound, 15 years after planning for the Kettlestone Project between...

Dallas County Sheriff Report: June 8-15

Updated: Jun 15, 2016 4:45pm

June 14, 2016

Bonne Luellen of 421 3rd St., Minburn reported the theft of her Harley –Davidson 3 wheel, electric golf cart from her residence. Estimated value of the golf cart is $1000.00....

Waukee will see changes with garbage pickup times

Updated: Jun 15, 2016 4:46pm

The city of Waukee is in the process of changing its solid waste management service. The new service with ASI will be fully effective on Monday, June 27.

A long contract between the City of...

Many Hands for Haiti already has a store in Spencer, Iowa and will be opening a new store, the Many Hands Thrift Market in Grimes this summer. PHOTO SUBMITTED TO DCN

Many Hands Market to open in Grimes this summer

Jun 09, 2016 10:00am

In late summer of this year, a new thrift store will be opening in Grimes.

The 22,500 square foot building will make the Many Hands Thrift Market one of the largest — possibly the largest —...

Dallas County Sheriff’s Office hosts eighth annual car show, proceeds went to the Special Olympics of Iowa

Updated: Jun 09, 2016 12:00pm

More than 150 cars surrounded the Dallas County courthouse.

Dozens of people from around the state came to Adel and parked their lawn chairs around the courthouse on June 4 for the Eighth...

Applications being accepted for vacant Waukee City Council seat

Jun 08, 2016 4:07pm

The Waukee City Council now has a vacant seat and is accepting applications to fill it. Councilman Shane Blanchard announced on his Facebook page on May 24 that he would be resigning his spot on...

Recorder’s office will stop filing at noon on June 17

Updated: Jun 08, 2016 4:07pm

Chad Airhart, Dallas County Recorder, has announced that his office is migrating files into a new online software through Cott Systems. The Recorder’s office will have a cutoff time for recording...

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