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Waukee students attend Near Space Camp

Jul 29, 2016 9:00am

Waukee South sixth grader Jacolyn Carfrae, 11, (fourth from left) of West Des Moines does some prep work on the computer prior to the launching of a weather balloon equipped with a payload,...

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Tire slasher tears through Van Meter

Jul 06, 2016 4:29pm

Last night, someone went through the City of Van Meter. As of about 3:30 p.m. on Wednesday afternoon, Van Meter Police Chief Bill Daggett said that there were about 20 reports.

He said that...

Julie Stewart poses for a picture in front of the Dallas County Court House. The Dallas County Democrats voted to put her on the ballot for Dallas County Supervisor in the General Election this November. PHOTO BY CLINT COLE/DALLAS COUNTY NEWS

Julie Stewart brings diverse Iowa background to Supervisor campaign

Jul 06, 2016 4:22pm

Despite no Democratic candidates on the Primary Election ballot for Dallas County Supervisor in early June, the Dallas County Democrats reconvened back on Monday, June 27 and voted to have Julie...

Dallas County Foundation Announces Grant Recipients for 2016

Jul 06, 2016 4:22pm

The Dallas County Foundation (DCF) is pleased to announce that $111,085 has been awarded to twenty-one organizations for betterment activities in Dallas County communities. All those receiving...

Waukee Police Reports: June 27 through July 3, 2016

Updated: Jul 06, 2016 4:23pm

ACCIDENT: 6-27-16 at 1801 hours, Incident #2016-0660 – A vehicle driven by Nusreta Hadzic of Waukee was pulling out of a parking space in the 1400 block of E Hickman Road and struck a vehicle...

Front Row From Left to Right:  Foundation Board Member, Donna Emmert, Scholarship Recipients Lauren Ashley, Amanda Stadtlander,  Jordan Fisher, Mary McCormick & Megan Snyder, Foundation Board Member Maureen Haglund and Foundation Manager, Jenny Hornsby. Back Row From Left to Right: Foundation Board Members, Chad Hoffbeck, Lindsay Weber, Sherry Miller, Juda Saemisch, Jody Lutterman, Christie Creighton, Cathy Radebaugh, Amy Nath, Dallas County Hospital CEO, Angela Mortoza. PHOTO SUBMITTED TO DCN

Dallas County Hospital Announces Scholarship Recipients

Updated: Jul 06, 2016 4:22pm

PERRY — Dallas County Hospital Foundation is pleased to announce the recipients of the 2016 Dallas County Hospital Foundation High School and College Level Scholarship Awards. This year a total of...

Dallas County Sheriff’s Report: June 28 through July 5, 2016

Updated: Jul 06, 2016 4:22pm

July 5, 2016

Breanna Jean Morman of 306 E 6th St., Dawson reported that her paypal account had been compromised.

Dallas County Secondary roads reported vandalism to a stop sign at...

Recorders Office has new software and recording process

Jul 01, 2016 9:00am

Navigating and conducting business within the Dallas County Recorder’s Office in the Court House in Adel has gotten a lot easier as of late, whether you are trying to look up deeds in the County...

Dallas County Supervisors, Mayors meet in joint session

Updated: Jul 06, 2016 4:23pm

In a letter dated April 5, 2016, eight of the 16 mayors of Dallas County signed and sent a letter to the Dallas County Board of Supervisors asking them to consider increasing their membership from...

More than $100K in grants awarded to these Dallas County organizations

Updated: Jun 30, 2016 3:40pm

The Dallas County Foundation (DCF) is pleased to announce that $111,085 has been awarded to twenty-one organizations for betterment activities in Dallas County communities. All those receiving...

The Colts perform at the Celebration in Brass event in Waukee every year. They will perform at Waukee Stadium yet again this year on July 17. PHOTO BY CLINT COLE/DALLAS COUNTY NEWS

DCI Drumcore show returns to Waukee

Jun 30, 2016 9:00am

WAUKEE — Celebration in Brass will return to central Iowa on Sunday, July 17, 2016 at 7 p.m. at the Waukee High School Stadium. The premier drum and bugle corps competition event is expected to...

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